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Quarriors! Rise of the Demons release day !

Quarriors! Rise of the Demons is the first expansion to the successful  Quarriors! dice building game, bringing new types of dice, more player vs player interaction and eternal corruption to the title (with an epic goo-burst)   Today is the awaited release day for the first expansion to the Quarriors! dice-building game: Quarriors! Rise of the Demons. As… Read More »

Guest Entry: Earthdawn Dice Roller for Android

The following post comes from Fletcher and is part of my open call for Guest Bloggers. Earthdawn is a game that holds a special place in my heart. I honestly haven’t played it a great deal (I need…

Random thoughts about RPC (Role Play Convention)

Yesterday I went to RPC , my third trip in the past three years. My first year I stumbled upon a booth selling a lot of original TSR box sets and modules and I went a bit nuts . Since then I’ve gone back each year, in search of some cool deals and just to see what’s going on. The con is…

Link Advice #12

The Geomorphs Dungeon Tiles provided and made by “A character for every game” offer almost endless dungeon variations for your game. (via Rollenspiel Almanach) Great Earthdawn 3rd Edition…

Link Advice #12

The Geomorphs Dungeon Tiles provided and made by “A character for every game” offer almost endless dungeon variations for your game. (via Rollenspiel Almanach) Great Earthdawn 3rd Edition…

Review – A tale of 3 Fudge dice sets

This is a review of three different sets of Fudge dice – two made by Grey Ghost Press (the GM’s Pack and the new Olympic set) and one made by Evil Hat Productions (the Wizard set). A Brief Overview of Fudge Dice For those not familiar with Fudge dice, these are 6-sided dice with two faces marked with a +, two …

Double Review, All the Way – Dragonchow Dice Bag and Q-Workshop Steampunk Dice

A couple of a weeks ago, while hanging out on Twitter , I saw a tweet from one @GeekyLyndsay , the owner and operator of Dragon Chow . She wanted to know if any bloggers out there wanted to review her new Tall Pencil Strap Dice Bag . I thought back to the raft of stuff that I brought back from GenCon and realized that one…

Old-School Unboxing: TSR’s Dragon Dice circa 1995

Not to long ago I came in to a neat find (and by ‘came in to’ I mean Chris Hopper sent ‘em to me).  Eleven still sealed boxes of TSR’s collectible dice game and answer to Wizards of the Coast’s Magic: The Gathering – Dragon Dice .  These eleven boxes were still factory sealed in slightly dusty cellophane …

GameScience Dice Review

Last March I wrote a post titled The Importance of Dice where I talked about how important dice are to both players and game masters alike. It seems like everywhere I look every person has their own unique way of holding and rolling their dice. Some people wont let anyone else touch their dice for fear of negative consequences as a result. The options of dice …

Dice Bias?

I knew I wasn’t a crappy role player! It’s not my fault that my thief can’t kill anything, it’s the dice’s fault! Most Six-Sided Dice Biased by 75%

iPad Review (part 1)

There are about a thousand iPad reviews out already so why am I doing one? Probably because one of the reasons I bought mine was to use it at the game table. Thus, this multi-part review is going to focus on its use for RPGs although I can’t help but talk about it as a whole. What I’m not going to do is explain the …

I want to be a D10

But unfortunately my result of the quiz at dicepool.com showed that I am a D4, WHAT A D4??? Well on the other hand I like the description, but a D4…… hell. Watch the result:   You are a d4: You are bright, perceptive, and driven. You would be considered a blessing to mankind, if you didn’t insist on using your powers for evil. You are devious…

Essentials for D&D 4th Edition?

So what would a true RpgZ.org fan say, if he ran into a person that was interested in Dungeons & Dragons 4th Edition, but was put off by the number of books available? Which ones are needed to play? If you browse the available books there is a ton of material from Wizards of the Coast, and it… Read More »