So. How do you follow Vampire Superman?

Here is a not so subtle clue.

Don’t Ask Card Game

The Don’t Ask card game by Beverly Mahone contains questions to ask. If you’re supposed to ask questions, why is it called Don’t Ask? It’s based on Beverly’s book Don’t Ask and I Won’t Have to Lie , which is about the lies women tell, and also about growing older. It’s a “guess what …

The Druid of The Sea

I’m not incredibly happy with how this turned out, but thought I’d post it up anyway. Being a Sea Druid isn’t a great choice as a character class. Who wants to be able to turn into a Dolphin while you’re deep in a dungeon? Now, a giant squid, maybe…… One for the NPC pile, methinks. Like Unlike

The Druid of The Sea

I’m not incredibly happy with how this turned out, but thought I’d post it up anyway. Being a Sea Druid isn’t a great choice as a character class. Who wants to be able to turn into a Dolphin while you’re deep in a dungeon? Now, a giant squid, maybe…… One for the NPC pile, methinks. Like Unlike

V20: Everything Old is New Again

In case you haven’t heard, White Wolf Publishing is releasing a special 20th anniversary edition of Vampire: The Masquerade , which compiles all of the Clans, Bloodlines and Disciplines into one book and updates the game to more modern day.  I’ve been thinking about this since the announcement last week and what it means to me. You see, while Vampire wasn’t …

V20: Everything Old is New Again

In case you haven’t heard, White Wolf Publishing is releasing a special 20th anniversary edition of Vampire: The Masquerade , which compiles all of the Clans, Bloodlines and Disciplines into one book and updates the game to more modern day.  I’ve been thinking about this since the announcement last week and what it means to me. You see, while Vampire wasn’t the first RPG …

Undead Foe Generator – and Skull Dice Giveaway

Win a set of these Who says undead can’t have personality? While rank and file skeletons and zombies will get mowed down faster than you can roleplay, you can turn any single undead into a remarkable NPC. To do that, you just need to add a few details beyond the stat block. Today’s generator will help you do this. Skull …

How do I add 25% to 4d8+18?

(Warning – There will be math. And numbers. They bore me too. Well, not really but I’m trying to empathize. Skip the numbers if you don’t like them – dwell on the poor humor instead.) In July 2010, Wizards of the Coast released a Dungeons and Dragons (4e) errata update , specifically to the Dungeon Masters Guide, more specifically the monster damage …

Batman Irregulars versus Vampire Superman, part two

Our heroes have arrived in Metropolis, checked into a hotel and just interrupted a Vampire attack. So far, so nice and peaceful . Time to mix things up a little! Doc Pliable, Overclock, Rough Diamond, Johnny Cool and Mudpuppet return to the hotel where they finally check in with Batman. “Been busy?” ”There’s definitely a Vampire here, and a powerful one.” ”Too busy to think …

Open Design’s 5th Anniversary Sale

Yesterday Wolfgang Baur’s Open Design celebrated it’s 5th anniversary. To celebrate this there’s a special sale that ends on Thursday March 24th. During this time you get a 50% discount on the following products: Kobold Quarterly issues #1 through #15 and All gazetteers and adventure books in PDF Print copies (while supplies last) of:

Corkboard.me gets an update

From the Short-And-Sweet Dep’t: Remember Corkboard.me , that nifty virtual shared workspace thingummy that I wrote about a while back ? Well, it’s been updated. Now you can embed your corkboard directly into your own site, and there’s also a read-only option if you want to show other folks your corkboard but not let them …

Japan Disaster Relief at DriveThruRPG

I am pretty sure most of you are aware what has happened in Japan recently. An 8.8 magnitude earthquake hit the ocean near the eastern coast of Japan on March 11 and caused massive damage. The tsunami caused by the earthquake caused even more damage in Japan and other countries all around the Pacific ocean. Currently over 8,000 people lost their lives and over 12,000 are still missing. DriveThruRPG is currently raising funds to…

Operation Odyssey Dawn

Yesterday, France, the U.K., and the United States attacked Libya to enforce a United Nations-mandated no-fly zone. Today, Dan Verssen Games posted a Libya 2011 Campaign [PDF] scenario for Hornet Leader – Carrier Air Operations . [via ConsimWorld News ]

Old School Podcast – PAX East with Quack in the Box

Welcome to my first of two Old School Paxcasts!  Podcast interviews recorded at PAX East in March of 2011.  Today’s episode includes a brief overview of PAX East and Don Gusano Games’ Quack in the box. To read more about PAX East, check out what Tracy had to say and also my review .  Follow the link to my review to see pictures of Chris and …

WIN 420: Info About Dozens of Upcoming Games

February’s English edition of WIN by Spiele Museum is available for free download. The issue contains reviews or first looks at over 50 new games.

New From (or Via) Asmodee

It’s sometimes hard to differentiate between what Asmodee publishes and what it distributes (not to mention which division/country). Asmodee is publishing/distributing a number of expansions, restocks, and new editions, such as for Dixit, Gosu, and 7 Wonders. Some of their other recent or scheduled games for 2011 include: PIX : A party game where you have to form an image using the…

New From Winning Moves

I’m not impressed with most of Winning Moves’ lineup of reprints and re-themes to old games. Here are a few possible exceptions: Flip For It : A pattern-matching speed game. Click the pop-o-matic and be the first to grab the matching card. Banana Jump : Some kind of cute wooden animal game with colored dice. Tricky Bid : A trick-taking game. Bid for each…

New From Briarpatch

New from Briarpatch: Dino Duel : Appears to be a Top Trumps clone with a dinosaur theme. Fancy Nancy Fabulous Fashionista : Some kind of set-collection game. Goodnight Moon My World ABC : Letter matching games and puzzles. I Spy Ready to Read : Match pairs to pictures to punch out from, or put into, a frame. Madeline At The White House : She sure gets around. A physical activity…

Lords of Tarsa Review

The year is 1092 in the Age of Itania. King Girart of Mirensa, villified as the killer of children, schemes to bring the Nine Kingdoms under his crown while Safiro of Tivonna engages magi and spies to thwart Girart’s ambition. Mad King Bertrant of Ossirenza bears the burden to defend the lands of Men against

SuperMoon

With all this talk about tonight’s Supermoon , it had to be done. Superman + Sailor Moon. Perfect.