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Rifts World Book: Lemuria is coming in April !

   Last week Palladium Book announced, that the new Rifts World Book: Lemuria is already at the printers. The new book packs a lots content, including new Biomancy spells, mounts, weapons, and gear suitable for both land-dwellers and aquatic adventurers.    So what is included in this 233-page long book ? Well, quite a lot of things from… Read More »

Demons for Legend – Succubus and Incubus

Hi Legend players !    Since I reviewed Arcania of Legend : Blood Magic I was very intrigued by the summoning rules. I think the potential to include demons, devils and other strange things is great, and must be exploited.    I think to get the intended result the demons and their otherworldly ilk should be not only… Read More »

Marvel Heroic Roleplay – Example of Play

   Margaret Weis Production created a very useful supplement for the Marvel Heroic Roleplay, a nicely detailed example of play document. I really think it was a good idea, as many players inexperienced with the Cortex Plus system asked for a document like this.    The document includes a 9-page example of play during an action scene, featuring… Read More »

The Last Sons is available for Deadlands (Savage Worlds)

  The Last Sons is an extensive Plot Point campaign for Deadlands, using the Savage Worlds Deluxe system. On the other hand it’s much more than that, as it contains a lots of information about the Weird West.    It provides detail on the strange locales and trails of the Disputed Territories, and contains a lots of player… Read More »

New Elric and Legend books are coming!

  Mongoose Publishing announced two new books in the works for Legend and Elric of Melnibone. The new sourcebooks, Talons of Winter and Pirates of Legend will be great additions for the growing brand. It seems that the release date is in June, but I guess that electronic copies will be available earlier. Talons of Winter (Elric of… Read More »

Baldur’s Gate: Enhanced Edition has been announced!

    In the recent months there was a discussion about the new www.baldursgate.com homepage. After it’s opened in January most people guessed that we receive a new Baldur’s Gate, continuing the successful brand. Many players (including me) thought that it will be a new story, supposedly with 3d graphics and maybe with D&D 4e as it’s core system. … Read More »

Shadowrun: The Twilight Horizon campaign book is available!

   There is a new campaign book is available for Shadowrun Twentieth Edition – the  Shadowrun: The Twilight Horizon sourcebook. Catalyst’s new book is dealing with one of the biggest powerhouses of the Sixth World, the Horizon corporation.    The Horizon is a Triple-A corporation which is everywhere in communication, public relations and entertainment. It seems they are… Read More »

The Lord of the Rings: Nazgul is coming in this May !

   The new board game from Wizkids, the intriguing The Lords of The Rings: Nazgul is due to release at May 16. There is few thing we already know about the title, but there are already some info available now, before the official previews start in April.   I have to say that the game is promising with… Read More »

Wizkids announced the new Pirates of the Spanish Main game!

   Last week WizKids announced the relaunch of the Pirates of the Spanish Main property. Pirates of the Spanish Main – Shuffling the Deck card game draw inspiration and spirit from the old game, but otherwise unrelated and incompatible with the previous game.    Shuffling the Deck will be a stand-alone card game, designed by Bryan Kinsella (Star… Read More »

New Warhammer 40k releases has been announced!

  Yesterday was a great day for Warhammer 40k fans, as Fantasy Flight Games announced two new expansions for their 40k product lines. The new products are the Honour the Chapter sourcebook for Deathwatch, while The Soul Reaver will be a new adventure for Rogue Trader. Honour the Chapter (Deathwatch)    While many Battle-Brothers of the famous Deathwatch… Read More »

DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol. 2 is available in pdf !

   Yesterday Green Ronin announced, that the DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol 2. sourcebook is currently available in pdf, or as a pre-order for a physical copy. Covering dozens of characters form L to V, it’s a must-have supplement for any serious DC Adventures fan.    For every character, you will find it’s backstory and game statistics,… Read More »

New Interface Zero releases (Savage Worlds)

  In the last week Gunmetal Games released two new supplements for their Interface Zero setting. The Interface Zero Game Masters Screen and the Interface Zero Hacking 2.0 are both useful little expansions, using the Savage Worlds Deluxe system.   Interface Zero is a futuristic setting, where global warming, destructive wars and modern technology changed the world we… Read More »

The Enemy Within campaign (WFRP) is announced !

  Last week Fantasy Flight Games announced the release of The Enemy Within campaign for Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay. In this legendary campaign the players must face the most dangerous enemy of the proud Empire, the enemy within…    For those who don’t know about it’s history, let me speak about the original The Enemy Within. The classic campaign… Read More »

GM’s Day sale at DriveThruRPG (March 1-7)

   Do you know that March 4th is GM’s Day ? Well, it is, and how better to celebrate than by adding new books to our ever-growing collection ?    It seems that the guys at DriveThruRPG had them same idea in mind, as they started a one week long sale from March 1st to 7th, and they… Read More »

New 3d paper models : Fold-N-Go: Sewer Kit #1

  I’m guess I’m not alone, when I say that as a Game Master I’m a big fan of anything which enhances my role-playing sessions. Anything what makes life easier (like RPG tools) or helps player immersion (like maps and miniatures) is a good addition to have. In this regard maps and objects has a special place, as… Read More »

Paizo’s RPG Superstar Round 4

  Earlier this week Paizo revealed the Top 8 entries for RPG Superstar 2012. for this round the hopeful participants had to design a Golarion location with an encounter. Of course for the top 8 it wasn’t that easy.   The round featured some additional limitations : They had to design a two-tier, variable CR encounter (with 3… Read More »

Deathwatch – Rising Tempest

   Last month Fantasy Flight Games announced their new three-part adventure, Rising Tempest. In it’s storyline the Tau takes moves to gain dominance in the area, which could turn the tables. They unwittingly endanger not only the Calis Salient, but the whole Jericho Reach, and it’s falls to the Space Marines (the player characters) to stop them.   … Read More »

Shadowrun Mission: Burn is available!

  The 4th season of Shadowrun Missions continues with the recent release of Shadowrun: Mission: 04-07 Burn. The election season is starting for “Project Freedom”, while shadowrunners are following a lead to the source of the mysterious deadly accidents plaguing the Ork Underground   Catalyst Game Labs released the new mission for Season 4 – Shadowrun: Mission 04-07… Read More »

Dragon Age RPG Set 3 Open Playtest is started!

  Yesterday Green Ronin Publishing opened the gates for the open playtest of the Dragon Age RPG Set 3. With the new set (which was announced back in January) players could advance their characters from level 11 up to level 20, but the book offers much more than that.   Both Set 1 and Set 2 was a… Read More »

Đ&D Heroes of the Elemental Chaos has been released!

  Today is the release day of the Heroes of the Elemental Chaos sourcebook for Dungeons & Dragons 4E. This 160-page book is the definitive source to create and play characters with ties to the elemental chaos and the powerful primordials, including a treasure trove of character options to those players who want a touch of elemental power.… Read More »