Category Archives: RPG News

Fable III villager maker

Linonhead Studios has made a new web application for Fable III called “Create your own villager” that allows the gamers to make their own NPC’s. Anyone can play with this application, but for those who pre-order the game from certain retailers will be given an activation code that allows them to import one character into their own copy… Read More »

Dragon Quest IX Road Tour

Nintendo has recently launched a campaign to promote their latest entry to the Dragon Quest saga the Sentinels of the Starry Skies with the retail promotion as well. They promise some new treasure maps and the opportunity trying the new tag mode to attendees. The first of these promotional tours took place on Saturday afternoon, 31 July in… Read More »

The Tomb of Horrors

Tomb of Horrors is the deadliest dungeon in the D&D world. It’s D&D adventure is designed for characters of 10th–22nd level and includes a full-color, double-sided battle map designed for use with D&D Miniatures. Release Date: July 20, 2010 For generations, the Tomb of Horrors has held an inescapable allure. It draws adventurers to it like a beacon… Read More »

A new Exalted PDF is out!

It’s called Contagion of Law, a new PDF for Exalted in the Storytelling Adventure System. I can suggest it to you if you’re the Storyteller / Dungeon Master in your party. If not, this is not the book for you. Gethamane, a city buried under stone and ice, has been the target of evil entities for centuries. Ancient… Read More »

2011 – White Wolf product release shedule

If you head to the White Wolf homepage, you can browse the White Wolf’s release schedule for the next 12 months. Included in the schedule are several books that have been previously only available through PDF versions (digital download). Good news, they make the PDF-s in a printable format, because ” As we continue to develop our PDF… Read More »

June 19th it’s Free RPG Day!

On Saturday, June 19th, this week it’s Free RPG Day! But what does this mean for you? If you visit a participating location (see here), then you’ll be able to grab new material for a variety of RPGs, like the new Dark Sun: Bloodsand Arena, by Chris Tulach. The fires of the crimson sun burn hot as your… Read More »

Wizard’s D&D and CNN

Wait, what? Yes, CNN has tested the D&D Encounters, (if you don’t know what is it, you can read it here) and posted an example at CNN.com. You can read it here. Sneak peek: We are playing Dungeons & Dragons — but it’s a different version that the makers hope will lure back old players and bring in… Read More »

Interview with Eddy Webb

Dark Providence hosted a moderated chat with Eddy Webb on Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010. Who is Eddy Webb? (You’re not a big World of Darkness fan, do you?) “Hired on with White Wolf in late 2007, Eddy Webb (with a “y,” thank you) is a writer, content designer, game developer in charge of Alternative Publishing, and is the… Read More »

A new D&D monster manual is coming

So, like i wrote in the title, the Dungeons & Dragons Monster Manual 3 (for D&D4) is coming, at June 15. Written by Mike Mearls, Greg Bilsland, Robert Schwalb, this D&D Rulebook presents you some iconic monsters for your D&D campaign in 224 page, hardcover format of course. From the official site / back of the book: “This… Read More »

D&D Player’s Strategy Guide is out!

Yes, the D&D Player’s Strategy Guide is out since May 18 (although i found it just today at my local Roleplay-retailer). It contains some… what do you think it’s about? Yes, strategies. A LOT of Dungeons & Dragons strategies, some how-to-play a class like, good teamwork tactics, roleplay tips, and so on. From the official site: “One hundred… Read More »

Dungeon Magazine Annual – release date May 18.

Dungeon Magazine Annal is a collection of some Dungeons & Dragons adventures published in Dungeon magazine. The adventures contained herein provide hundreds of hours of play, and each of them fits easily into a Dungeon Master’s existing D&D campaign. “In addition to the compiled adventures, this book contains never-before-seen notes from the designers, developers, and editors that take… Read More »

Mafia RPG: Crime Network is Available for Pre-Order

If one of your favorite films is the Godfatherm and/or you are a Maffia Wars fan, and do you like PnP, this is for you: “Bedrock Games brings mobsters and mayhem to your gaming table in Crime Network: Cosa Nostra. Work your way through the ranks of the family by bringing in the dough, taking out the competition,… Read More »

Yazata: The Persian Gods

A new supplement for SCION, published by White Wolf Publishing will be available soon. This supplement takes an in-depth look at the gods of ancient Persia, with new Boons, Knacks, Birthrights and Purviews, including a new general Purview called “Stars”, and much more… “Matt M McElroy of Flames Rising is giving us a great sneak peak of Yazata:… Read More »

D&D Creature Competition

If you’re watching D&D Encounters, maybe you’ve been heard of the Creature Competition: Encounters. If not, then head to http://www.wizards.com/dnd/ and choose a favourite villain, help him/her win this tournament! “Choose your favorite monsters, let ’em go head-to-head, and help decide which will be featured in the Season 3 D&D Encounters adventure!” RpgZ.org

The Plane Above: Secrets of the Astral Sea – April 20

The Plane Above: Secrets of the Astral Sea, a new D&D Rules Supplement book by Rob Heinsoo is going to be in stores near April 20. “Climb aboard an astral skiff and set sail for adventure! On the Astral Sea, characters face off against angels, devils, githyanki, and even the gods and their exarchs while exploring dungeons, raiding… Read More »

Dudes of Legend: How To Be Fucking Awesome – WoD

There is a new World of Darkness book out there, the “Dudes of Legend: How To Be Fucking Awesome”. It’s awesome, just like the title. Pure awesome.: “Strippers? Awesome. Lesbian strippers? Double-awesome. Lesbian strippers whipping off their trenchcoats only to reveal a katana tucked delicately in a garter or g-string? That is a face full of awesome. Your… Read More »

Hammerfast

Hammerfast is a D&D Rules Supplement book, an adventure location for your heroes to explore. Do you need a fully detailed dwarven town? Look no further. Mike Mearls’s Hammerfast presents a fully detailed, ready-to-use dwarven town, complete with secret locations, maps, adventure hooks, monster and NPC statistics, ready-to-play encounters, and a full-color, double-sided battle map. The book is… Read More »

Sad news for the Star Wars Miniatures and Roleplaying Fans

From an official Forum post: “There have been several questions lately regarding the future of the Star Wars Miniatures and Roleplaying Game and until now I haven’t had definitive answers to give you. After a lengthy evaluation, Wizards of the Coast has decided not to renew the Star Wars license with Lucasfilm. We’ve had a long and fantastic… Read More »

Adventure in the Chaos Scar – The crossroads

If you play Dungeons and Dragons, especially if you’re the Dungeon Master, you’re gonna love this: A new module is out at wizards.com/DnD “The Chaos Scar continues to unfold its horrors. This month, the fringe of civilization meets the edge of danger. Enter “The Crossroads”, a Side Trek/adventure designed for five characters of 2nd level.” RpgZ.org

The Grand Masquerade – A World of Darkness Convention

The Grand Masquerade, a Gala World of Darkness Convention was announced last week. “The Grand Masquerade: In celebration of almost two decades of gaming after dark, White Wolf would like to invite The Camarilla Fan Club, One World By Night, The Elder Kindred Network and all World of Darkness fans past and present to participate in The Grand… Read More »