Boardgame review: Dungeon Run

  After some delay, Plaid Hat Games released Dungeon Run, a new game about dungeon crawling… without really crawling based on the game’s premise. However what surely sets this apart from most games in it’s type, that the final boss will be one of the players.   The story of the game is pretty simple: on the same… Read More »

Review – FotTS: Kahrvass Fleymbrow, Smith of Burning Desire (PFRPG)

  Today, we present a review about another Rite Publishing product to the Pathfinder roleplaying-game. With it’s rather long title – Faces of Tarnished Souk: Kahrvass Fleymbrow, Smith of Burning Desire (PFRPG) – the book offers not only the title character in great detail, but also several useful additions to the Pathfinder RPG.   This compact sourcebook contain… Read More »

MechWarrior: Tactical Command coming in 2012 !

It’s a really good time for MechWarrior fans, as MechWarrior: Tactical Command is due to release in 2012 !   At 2011 December 6th a Singapore based game developer company, Personae Studios announced the release of a new MechWarrior game for the Apple iOS platform, and it is scheduled to make its debut in the iTunes App Store… Read More »

Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim became the Game of the Year on Video Game Awards 2011 !

Did you hear the news ? Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim won the Video Game Awards 2011 competition ! The Awards won by Skyrim and Bethesda Game Studios : – Game of the Year 2011 (Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim) – RPG of the Year 2011 (Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim) – Studio of the Year 2011 (Bethesda Game Studios)  … Read More »

Review : 101 Not So Simple Monster Templates (PFRPG) by Rite Publishing

  It was just yesterday, when we received a review copy from Rite Publishing about Steven D. Russel’s excellent work: 101 Not So Simple Monster Templates. As a Game Master who like to tamper with pre-defined creatures, I’m glad than I’m able to read and review this book.   As you may already guess, the book is filled… Read More »

Shadowrun Missions: On a Silver Platter is available with an added bonus !

The next Shadowrun mission is available : On a Silver Platter. hovewer, now it’s not one but two missions in one package, as the covention exclusive mission Copycat Killer is added to the deal as a bonus !   Catalyst Game Labs recently released a new mission to the Shadowrun roleplaying-game. On a Silver Platter is a new… Read More »

New Pathfinder releases : Bestiary 3 and Dragon Empires Gazetteer !

Paizo released two new sourcebooks to appease eager Pathfinder fans. these are a new campaign setting, Dragon Empires Gazetteer, and Bestiary 3, a sourcebook filled with more than 300 monsters and creatures.   Two new releases are available from Paizo for their Pathfinder roleplaying-game : the Pathfinder Campaign Setting : Dragon Empires Gazetteer and the brand new Bestiary 3 sourcebook.… Read More »

A half dozen Legend sample characters !

Hi fellow Roleplayers,   As you remember, in the middle of November Mongoose Publishing released Legend, a new roleplaying game we already reviewed. I instantly became a fan, and after some playtesting I decided to provide some additional material to my fellow players, as well as my own players.   What do I mean ? Well I intend… Read More »

Streets of Bedlam, a new setting for Savage World is coming !

  A new setting is coming for Savage Worlds : the Streets of Bedlam, written by Jason L. Blair. The corrupt twin cities of Bedford and Lamrose forming the setting of the project.   It seems the announcement of the project received a very good reception, as it’s Kickstarter site received the needed funds in 3 days! However,… Read More »

Heroes of the Jade Oath (Beta) for Monte Cook’s Arcana Evolved available !

Rite Publishing just released the beta version for their Heroes of the Jade Oath sourcebook. Based on Monte Cook’s Arcana Evolved it’s enable players to experience oriental adventures in a very detailed setting.   Heroes of the Jade Oath is a new, very extensive sourcebook from Rite Publishing to the Arcana Evolved setting, created by Monte Cook. Included… Read More »

Mage Knight Boardgame released !

WizKids yesterday released the new Mage Knight Boardgame, a strategy-game about conquest, fame and magic. As  Mage Knights, the players marching toward the capital of Atlantasia figthing enemies and each other along the way.   At December 7th WizKids released Mage Knight Boardgame as well as the Lord of the Rings HeroClix we mentioned before to appease a… Read More »

Black Crusade: Collector’s Edition is availabe for preorder!

The Black Crusade: Collector’s Edition is available for pre-order from Fantasy Flight Games ! Since the numbers are limited, potential buyers are recommended to place their orders as soon as possible, even knowing that the release will be in the first quarter of 2012. Only the most dedicated followers of the Ruinous powers could get a hold on… Read More »

Renaissance – D100 black powder SRD avaliable for download !

Produced by Cakebread & Walton and Cubicle 7 there is another free RPG system available for download : Renaissance. On the same base as Runequest and Legend is designed for historical and fantasy gaming in the age of black powder weapons.   Renaissance is a  free RPG system intended to be able to run several different historical and… Read More »

The Pirates of Drinax – a new Free Epic Campaign for Traveller !

Mongoose Publishing started a new free epic campaign today, The Pirates of Drinax. In this campaign the characters receive a ship and a Letter of Marque from a currently basically nonexistent kingdom, and they have the chance to leave their mark in the entire space sector.   Currently only the introduction and the first adventure is available for… Read More »

Paizo’s RPG Superstar 2012 is officialy launched today !

Today Paizo launched their annual RPG design competition for the Pathfinder roleplaying-game, RPG Superstar 2012 open for all applicants. During it’s five rounds, participants should be able to present abilities in several different aspects of game design. The competiton have 5 rounds, all with a completely different task at hand. The first round, which is about creating an… Read More »

Free RPG Magazines : Pathways #10 and GameGeek #24

Hi fellow Roleplayers ! I guess all of us like to read interesting articles  connected to our hobby, as well as receive useful RPG material : adventure-hooks, monsters, NPC-s, classes and so on. It’s even better if it’s free ! So for now I present to you two free pdf magazines connected to RPG-s : Pathways from Rite… Read More »

A new free fantasy RPG : Novarium ! A magic-heavy setting, ruled by women!

Greg Cristopher, the author of Cascade Failure now gifts us a new (and again, completely free) roleplaying-game, Novarium. In the magic-filled world of Vaena women received the gift of magic, and they turned sexist prejudices upside down. Now, they are the leadersand magicians of the new world.  Novarium is a new, very unique fantasy RPG written by Greg… Read More »

Shadowrun: Colombian Subterfuge is available !

Catalyst released Colombian Subterfure, a new adventure for Shadowrun Twentieth Anniversary Edition. In the 3rd part of Horizon adventure series players race against time to change the tide of battle between Aztlan and Amazonia.   Colombian Subterfuge is a freeshly released adventure for Shadowrun Twentieth Anniversary Edition. As Aztlan and Amazonia face each other in a bloody conflict… Read More »

Review: The new Legend roleplaying game !

As you may already know, Legend is a completely new roleplaying game from Mongoose Publishing. Based and improved upon on their Runequest II sytem, it is intended to be a somewhat universal fantasy system, able to manage several completely different settings and game-styles. We followed Legend from it’s release, and since the core rulebook is available online for… Read More »

Review of OUBLIETTE Issue 7 – “a magazine for old school fantasy roleplayers”

The publisher of the OUBLIETTE magazine decided that they enable they current Issue 7 to be freely available for a limited time only. Seeing the oppurtunity, we decided to give it a look, and make a short review about the magazine.   OUBLIETTE is an RPG magazine, directed toward old school fantasy roleplayers. While it’s itended for Labirynth… Read More »