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Review: Way of the Yakuza (PFRPG) by Rite Publishing

  About two weeks ago, Rite Publishing released a new sourcebook, Way of the Yakuza for Pathfinder. Now we have the chance to look at the book in full detail, and share our insight about our findings.   As you may already know, Way of the Yakuza is designed for the publisher’s own Japanese ghost setting, Kaidan. Luckily… 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 »

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 »

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 »

Paizo Licenses Pathfinder MMO Rights to Goblinworks !

Paizo has licensed the rights to create a Pathfinder based MMORPG to a new developer company, Goblinworks. Pathfinder Online will be a hybrid sandbox/theme park-style MMO, where the player’s actions could shape the world to the fullest.   Yesterday Paizo Publishing LLC. announced, that they licensed the MMORPG electronic gaming rights for their very successful Pathfinder Roleplaying Game… Read More »

PaizoCon 2012, July 6-8th

  Paizo Publishing will have it’s yearly PaizoCon 2012 from July 6th to 8th at Redmond. While the very first PaizoCon was about 50 people, it has grown much bigger through the years, and now it will be even greater than ever.   For those few folks who don’t know Paizo Publishing : it’s a very successful publisher… Read More »

Way of the Yakuza (PFRPG) released !

Way of the Yakuza is a new supplement, released by Rite Publishing to the Pathfinder RPG system. Inside the book, you will find every background detail and game information to include the yakuza into your campaign.   Yesterday Rite Publishing released a new sourcebook written by Jonathan McAnulty for the Pathfinder RPG system, dealing with the Yakuza. The… Read More »

The Genius Guide to the Godling Ascendant released

The Genius Guide to the Godling Ascendant is a new sourcebook from Super Genius Games to the Pathfinder RPG. Continuing the path started in The Genius Guide to the Godling and in The Genius Guide to Mystic Godlings, now we get even more ways to include the descendants of the gods in our campaigns.   Godlings, introduced into… Read More »

#30 Fleshgrafts – a dark Pathfinder supplement

Rite Publishing released a new short supplement for Pathfinder RPG called #30 Fleshgrafts. As the name implies, it tells us how to include fleshgraft, physical modifications on a character body to a Pathfinder campaign.    Rite Publishing’s new book, #30 Fleshgrafts, written by T. H. Gulliver, gives us even more dark options in a Pathfinder campaign than before.… Read More »

Assassin’s Amulet – a supplement for d20/OGL and Pathfinder

While assassins are an integral part of almost all fantasy or medieval settings, most Game Masters threat them as taboo. A single assassin in a campaign could ruin everything, if not controlled carefully by the GM. Or it could be just another NPC to fight, without the real dread what an assassin should generate. Assassin’s Amulet – Life… Read More »

Pathfinder Beginner Box Heroes released !

WizKids released the Pathfinder Beginner Box Heroes product yesterday, launching the new Pathfinder Battles product line, announced earlier this year.This is a great addition to Paizo’s Pathfinder Beginner Box, providing players with four plastic figures about the pre-generated characters in that product. The Pathfinder Beginner Box Heroes includes four  prepainted plastic miniatures for use with the Pathfinder Roleplaying… Read More »

“Spanish, Spanish, Spanish saving throw, Spanish”: Role-Playing in different languages

Recently I had a tweet exchange with Shaun and Michael about which language we role-played in, and Shaun wrote an excellent post about languages in RPG games here in the blog last week. However our exchange made me think about languages on the other side of the equation, or the screen so to speak, the language we speak as we play. I am well aware that role-playing…

“Spanish, Spanish, Spanish saving throw, Spanish”: Role-Playing in different languages

Recently I had a tweet exchange with Shaun and Michael about which language we role-played in, and Shaun wrote an excellent post about languages in RPG games here in the blog last week. However our exchange made me think about languages on the other side of the equation, or the screen so to speak, the language we speak as we play. I am well aware that role-…

Kingmaker: Our first PC Death, Adrenaline Junkies & Rock, Paper, Scissors

Our Kingmaker game is blazing forth and we’ve finally had our first PC death. Our Cavalier was ripped apart by trolls. It was a sad moment and the player wasn’t that upset. He was thinking about changing characters anyway. But there’s something else that I noticed. I think we’re becoming adrenaline junkies. I think we’re

More info on Paizo and WizKids’ forthcoming mini line, with a handy Q&A section.

Directly from Paizo’s outbox to you, here’s an update on the minis! Beginner Box Release Resurrects Pre-Painted Plastic Fantasy Miniatures Paizo Publishing and WizKids Games announce a new partnership whereby WizKids Games will produce a special set of pre-painted plastic miniatures for use with the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Beginner Box, an introductory boxed set slated to …

A Whole New World – Races of Golarion

I began my Whole New World Golarion series last week with a look at the characteristics of Golarion . Today, I’m continuing that series with a look at the races of the default Pathfinder campaign setting. Something Old… Of course, the races presented in the Pathfinder Core Rulebook are the most common that you will find in terms of both NPCs and player characters. These races have, for the most…

Plastic Crack is Wack!

As I’ve said before , miniatures in my games a relatively new addition, only since 2001 when we started playing Dungeons & Dragons 3 rd edition. I was not weaned into gaming through minis; I did not migrate from wargames to RPGs, instead I jumped right into gaming and was pretty much self-taught, so I never used miniatures. In fact I resisted! When D&D 3 rd edition came out I realized the …

Paizo and WizKids Announce New Minis Line!

Just got this press release in my inbox. Paizo and WizKids have announced a new Pathfinder pre-painted plastic minis line. Since the end of D&D Miniatures, I’ve wondered if anyone was going to step up and do this. Turns out, someone did. No pricing has been announced, but they should be out sometime this fall.  Here’s a link to…

A Meeting in the Bends – New Pathfinder Fiction (from my campaign setting)

Original Image for Scavengers logo by: zen zen Sutherland A few weeks ago, I told you guys about Joseph Devon, an author friend of mine . Well, I have introduced him to the dark and inescapable time sink that is playing RPGs. We had our first session of  a new Pathfinder campaign on Sunday and he was inspired by what we did. So inspired, in fact, that …

Review: Ultimate Magic for Pathfinder

Ultimate Combat is the latest sourcebook from Paizo Publishing for the Pathfinder RPG.  So, what is it?  Basically it’s a big ol’ hardcover book full of options for magic characters, as well as a completely new and optional spell system called Words of Power. The art throughout the book is up to Pathfinder standards, which means it’s very nice overall.  The book …