Category Archives: RPG News

Chaos Commandment is released for Dark Heresy (WH40k)

  Chaos Commandment, the third part of The Apostaty Gambit adventure trilogy has been released yesterday by Fantasy Flight Games. This Dark Heresy adventure may be played as a part of the series but it’s also playable as a standalone module. The trilogy is supposed to be the most dangerous official adventure released for the Dark Heresy line.… Read More »

Paizo’s RPG Superstar 2012 Round 2 is finished ! Voting is open !

  The long days of waiting has ended, as the second round of RPG Superstar 2012 is finished yesterday. For this round the participants had to design an antagonistic Golarion organization which could oppose the player characters.I think this round has very mixed results, as there are some really innovative ideas, while others dropped the ball entirely by… Read More »

Marvel Heroic Roleplaying is coming in this month

  In 2011 August Margaret Weis Productions Ltd. announced that they will release the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying product line under license from Marvel Entertainment, LLC. The Basic Set will be released in this month ! The announced release date for Marvel Heroic Roleplaying Basic Set is February 28th   The game will use MWP‘s own very flexible Cortex… Read More »

More collected info and thoughts on D&D Next / 5e

  You may remember, that on Friday I posted some info I collected about D&D Next along with my thoughts on the matter. If you didn’t read that article you may find it here. However since that the developers of Wizards of the Coast spoiled several other little tidbits on the new Dungeons & Dragons during D&D Experience… Read More »

Atomic Robo The Roleplaying Game in under development

Hi Fellow players !   In the great buzz lately I almost forgot to mention that Evil Hat Productions announced that they will produce, publish, and distribute a role-playing game based on the Eisner-nominated Atomic Robo comic book. The Atomic Robo RPG will be co-written by Atomic Robo scribe Brian Clevinger and  Mike Olson, creator of the Strange… Read More »

D&D Next / 5E – Some collected info and random thoughts

  If you follow the news you may know that the first seminar of D&D Experience was yesterday, and it’s topic was Charting the Course: An Edition for all Editions. If you weren’t able to participate you may read the Seminar Transcript on EN World. I think after reading the seminar and the several articles presented by Wizards… Read More »

D&D Experience 2012 started today!

  D&D Experience, held by Baldman Games, is the premier annual convention for Dungeons & Dragons, including many events, seminars, previews, and special guests. Some people were even cosplaying (it’s like halloween costumes for adults). This year the convention is held at January 26-29. This year, the D&D Experience have a special threat for attendee. D&D Next/5th Edition… Read More »

Paizo’s RPG Superstar 2012 Round 1 is finished !

  The first round of Paizo‘s annual RPG Superstar 2012 is ended yesterday, meaning that round 2 is already started. In the first round the applicants had to create a new Wondrous Item suitable for the Pathfinder roleplaying-game, while avoiding certain pitfalls. The 32 items selected by the judges is available on Paizo‘s homepage, here. Personally I have… Read More »

Do you want to be a Megaversal Ambassador ?

  People regularly checking on Palladium Book‘s website may already recognized that they are looking for Megaversal Ambassador‘s, gamers to help them to popularize thier games. What is it about ?   They are looking for volunteers to do what they like : play roleplaying games. Apart from the really awesome Megaversal Ambassador title, it’s mean that applicants… Read More »

New release – Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile #2: Armor Powers

Green Ronin released the second short supplement in their Power Profile series : Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile #2: Armor Powers. In this new series Steve Kenson takes a look at different superhero powers, and create ready to use profiles based on the Hero’s Handbook to make character creation easier   Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Armor Powers… Read More »

Faith of Sigmar ! A new Print on Demand supplement announced for WFRPG !

Yesterday Fantasy Flight Games announced, that a new supplement is available for Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay : Faith of Sigmar. This small expansion is a Print on Demand product, and it’s currently available through the Fantasy Flight Games webstore.   Fantasy Flight Games announced a new print on demand expansion for the Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay system, called Faith of… Read More »

New, Premium Reprints of the Original AD&D books in April !

  There are some pleasantly surprising news here : Wizards of the Coast decided to release premium reprints of the original Advanced Dungeons & Dragons rulebooks! I’m pretty sure that these will become collector items as soon as they are released.   The books will be released in limited quantity in the middle of April as hard-cover books.… Read More »

News from Green Ronin! Their plan for 2012.

  Yesterday Chris Pramas posted an extensive article on greenronin.com about their plans for 2012. I have to say, the future is bright! They have many plans, and I think every fan of their existing product lines will get something great. There is a lots of things to look at : Dragon Age, Adventure Game Engine, a new… Read More »

New D&D Map Pack : Haunted Temples release today!

Today Wizards of the Coast releases their first foldout battle maps in their new Map Pack series: Haunted Temples. Providing high-quality maps, the new release is compatible with all Dungeons & Dragons editions, and are designed to use with D&D miniatures.   Map Pack: Haunted Temples is a new release from Wizards of the Coast. Containing three double-sided… Read More »

Shadowrun Mission: Hard Target is available !

Catalyst Game Labs released the new Shadowrun: Mission 04-06: Hard Target to continue their adventure line. It’s a continuation of the ongoing series, as players are hunting for powerful artifacts in the shadows of Seattle   Continuing their progress after Smuggler’s Blues our players will face new challenges. As you may know, the currents season of adventures follow… Read More »

Imperial Mysteries for Mage: The Awakening is now available !

  No long ago White Wolf released Imperial Myteries, a long awaited supplement for the Mage: The Awakening roleplaying-game. The book is dealing with archmages, they place in the world, they powers and their limits. As player characters they could rival the gods themselves !   Becoming an archmage involves a second awakening, called Threshold Seeking. The character… Read More »

Olympian Breed – a new Savage Worlds game set and adventure

  Based on their website, Pinnacle licensed the Savage Worlds rules for a new game set based on the Ancient World. The new set is titled Olympian Breed, and it’s released by Palewolf Publishing.   Whilie it’s called a new setting by Pinnacle, realistically it’s only a series of adventures set in the ancient times. There is currently… Read More »

Free Legend RPG NPC pack !

Hi Legend players ! As I promised earlier here is our first batch of ready to use non-player characters. For now I included 8 common folk you may meet during your adventures, like the Blacksmith and City Guard. You may download the file here : Legend – Common NPC Collection 0.1 If you are more interested in playable… Read More »

The new edition of Dungeons and Dragons is under development !

  You may already read it in the New York Times or on  the Wizards of the Coast homepage : a new edition of Dungeons & Dragons is under development !   Honestly, the announcement of a new edition is not much a surprise to anyone who followed what’s happening around the brand in the last years. Even… Read More »

Werewolf the Apocalypse 20th Anniversary Edition is under development !

Did you hear the news ? It seems that after vampires, another brand receive the 20th Anniversary treatment from White Wolf : Werewolf the Apocalypse – 20th Anniversary Edition is under development.   It’s not a joke or a rumor : Werewolf the Apocalypse – 20th Anniversary Edition will be a reality. They at White Wolf are only… Read More »