Category Archives: RPG News

Is Book of Vile Darkness (4E D&D) delayed?

It seems that while Book of Vile Darkness has an official release day today, it will be delayed. Based on information received from multiple sources it will be available at the end of December or in January 2012.   It’s sad news indeed, as it would be a perfect Christmas gift to the most vile Game Masters around,… Read More »

Another half dozen Legend sample characters !

Hi fellow players,   Based on the responses I received, many people enjoyed my previous half dozen sample characters for the Legend RPG. So I decided to continue the series with another six, bringing up the total number of available characters to a full dozen.   For some time this will be the last batch of playable characters,… Read More »

Rogue Trader: The Koronus Bestiary is announced !

A new sourcebook for Rogue Trader has been announced by Fantasy Flight Games. Due to release at the first quarter of 2012, Rogue Trader: The Koronus Bestiary will be filled with bloodthirsty monsters and vile xenos.   Fantasy Flight Games announced a new sourcebook for the Warhammer 40.000 Rouge Trader roleplaying-game. Rogue Trader: The Koronus Bestiary will be… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Preview: The Sinister Secrets of Silvermote (Pathfinder adventure)

Total Party Kill Games will release The Sinister Secrets of Silvermote, a new Pathfinder adventure for 7th level characters, early this December. Adventurers descending into Silvermote, a secret lair and laboratory for the infamous elven lich Temerlyth.   The Sinister Secrets of Silvermote will be the first full adventure by Total Party Kill Games this year. Due to… Read More »

Witch Hunter: Aztec Empire is released !

Paradigm Concepts released a new expansion to their Witch Hunter product line, a sourcebook about the Aztec Empire. The very same empire, that in the alternate history of Witch Hunter destroyed Cortez, and now rules a much bigger area than ever.   Witch Hunter: Aztec Empire is a new sourcebook for Paradigm Concept‘s Witch Hunter RPG. It deals… Read More »

Basic Paths: Fangs From the Past – a new beginner adventure for Pathfinder !

Do you want more Pathfinder adventures for the basic ruleset ? Then Basic Paths: Fangs From the Past from 0One Games should be an adventure for you. Written by Tito Leati, it enables you to continue the basic rules, or play it with complete Pathfinder rules.   0One Games released a new adventure for Pathfinder roleplaying-game, titled Basic… Read More »

New 50 Fathoms: Explorer’s edition for Savage World Deluxe!

Pinnacle Entertainment recently revisited one of the earliest campaign settings for Savage Worlds. The new 50 Fathoms: Explorer Edition consist updated information on the original game for Savage Worlds Deluxe   50 Fathoms: Explorer’s Edition is an updated version on one of Savage World’s earliest settings. The new book contains updated text fro Savage Worlds Deluxe edition from… Read More »

RPTools – a place filled with free tools for Game Masters !

   There are few things provided for free in this life, and this is especially true for computer programs. However there are exceptions, and the tools provided to tabletop-gamers by RPTools are a good exception !   They have several Java-based applications to help a gaming group : InitiativeTool, DiceTool, Map & Token tools and also a CharacterTool.… Read More »

Sands of Despair adventure (PFRPG/4E DnD) released !

Blackbyrne Publishing released Sands of Despair, an interesting adventure for their Dark Veil campaign. This very detailed adventure is available both for Pathfinder RPG and Dungeons & Dragons 4E   Sands of Despair, published by Blackbyrne Publishing is a very detailed and thankfully long adventure, released for two different RPG systems, Pathfinder and 4E DnD. With above 90… Read More »

Traveller Supplement 12: Dynasty is available !

A new Traveller sourcebook was released this week by Mongoose Publishing, Supplement 12: Dynasty. With this new book players are able to create complete worlds, solar systems and even empires.   Mongoose Publishing released a new sourcebook Bryan Steele for their Traveller RPG yesterday. Supplement 12: Dynasty enables players create sociologically diverse solar systems and empires, using their… Read More »