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Demons for Legend – Arachnodemon and Imp

Hi Legend players !    This is my second article about summon-able monsters for the Legend RPG, using the rules in Arcania of Legend : Blood Magic. After my last article featuring the Succubus and Incubus, I decided that now I will create some much more combat oriented monster, and another one, which is something smaller and easier… Read More »

Marvel Heroic Roleplay – Random Datafile Generator is out for free!

   Margaret Weis Production released another nice supplement to the Marvel Heroic Roleplay game : a Random Datafile Generator. Now it’s easier to make your new superhero (or villain) than ever !    The Generator is working with a very simple and tried out method : dice rolling. You should roll for your hero’s type/origin (mutant, altered human,… Read More »

Review – So What’s For Sale, Anyway? IV

   While it’s a very common thing in an adventure, the “adventurers gone for shopping” event is rarely touched upon in sourcebooks. Most Game Master’s use some simplified system for these thing, stating that everything under a certain gold limit is present, or decide what’s available on the fly. There are few of us who prepare pre-generated lists… Read More »

The final round of voting for RPG Superstar 2012 is open !

   As you may know, this year’s RPG Superstar contest is close to it’s end, as Paizo yesterday revealed the final four entries. So for now, the voting is open !     I think this part of the contest is the most complex, since now the participants had to create full adventure proposals with a plot, encounters, background… Read More »

Press Release : Blue Mammoth Games released the Dungeon Blitz browser RPG

Blue Mammoth Games Brings Multiplayer, Side-Scrolling Mayhem To Browsers with New Action RPG, Dungeon Blitz ATLANTA – March 26, 2012 – Dungeon Blitz — a free-to-play, side-scrolling brawler with light RPG and MMO elements — has been launched by Blue Mammoth Games. The start-up’s founders, both with deep experience developing AAA titles for hardcore gamers, set out to… Read More »

Shadowrun: Damage Control is released, starting a new adventure series

   Catalyst Game  Labs just released a new adventure,  Shadowrun : Damage Control. It’s a start for a new series of adventures called Boardroom Backstabs for Shadowrun: Twentieth Anniversary Edition.    The new Boardroom Backstabs series will explore one of the most common themes of the Shadowrun RPG : corporate machinations and politics, where maybe nothing is what… Read More »

Review – The Tribute (PFRPG) adventure

   Back in February Carl Bussler at Timeless Adventures designed a very interesting Pathfinder adventure : The Tribute. It’s a rare gem, where time is essential and player decisions has a great effect on the end result. Those decisions could mean life or death to the PC-s and to inhabitants of the local village. Overview    The Tribute… Read More »

Rifts World Book: Lemuria is coming in April !

   Last week Palladium Book announced, that the new Rifts World Book: Lemuria is already at the printers. The new book packs a lots content, including new Biomancy spells, mounts, weapons, and gear suitable for both land-dwellers and aquatic adventurers.    So what is included in this 233-page long book ? Well, quite a lot of things from… Read More »

Demons for Legend – Succubus and Incubus

Hi Legend players !    Since I reviewed Arcania of Legend : Blood Magic I was very intrigued by the summoning rules. I think the potential to include demons, devils and other strange things is great, and must be exploited.    I think to get the intended result the demons and their otherworldly ilk should be not only… Read More »

Marvel Heroic Roleplay – Example of Play

   Margaret Weis Production created a very useful supplement for the Marvel Heroic Roleplay, a nicely detailed example of play document. I really think it was a good idea, as many players inexperienced with the Cortex Plus system asked for a document like this.    The document includes a 9-page example of play during an action scene, featuring… Read More »

Review – Shadowed Keep on the Borderlands (PFRPG)

   Raging Swan Press released an interesting location based adventure for Pathfinder today :  Shadowed Keep on the Borderlands. In this adventure the players have the chance to just loot the place and leave it there, or to start a bigger campaign to clear the area of monsters and other dark influences. The basics    Shadowed Keep on… Read More »

Review – The Ruins (PFRPG)

   I’m a big fan of adventure seeds, locations, and other game components I could easily incorporate into my campaigns, so I was happy to see The Ruins from Headless Hydra Games as a completely free download.    This short pdf features an interesting location – the title ruin of a temple in an ages ago abandoned temple… Read More »

New Elric and Legend books are coming!

  Mongoose Publishing announced two new books in the works for Legend and Elric of Melnibone. The new sourcebooks, Talons of Winter and Pirates of Legend will be great additions for the growing brand. It seems that the release date is in June, but I guess that electronic copies will be available earlier. Talons of Winter (Elric of… Read More »

Review – DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol. 2

   Earlier this month Green Ronin released DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol. 2, a great catalog of characters for the DC Universe. Featuring hundreds of characters and teams alphabetically from L to V, it’s an extremely valuable resource if you play DC Adventures or the core Mutants & Masterminds 3rd edition.    While neither this book nor… Read More »

Shadowrun: The Twilight Horizon campaign book is available!

   There is a new campaign book is available for Shadowrun Twentieth Edition – the  Shadowrun: The Twilight Horizon sourcebook. Catalyst’s new book is dealing with one of the biggest powerhouses of the Sixth World, the Horizon corporation.    The Horizon is a Triple-A corporation which is everywhere in communication, public relations and entertainment. It seems they are… Read More »

Neo-Exodus: A House Divided – Campaign Setting (PRFPG) review – Part 2.

Neo-Exodus: A House Divided – Campaign Setting Designed by J.P. Chapleau and Louis Porter Jr. REVIEW PART II. In the first part I shared my first impressions, now I’m continuing with the rest. But first, I have a few words from an Old Sage, as he said:   “Oh, I see, Adventurer, you came here to know more… Read More »

New Warhammer 40k releases has been announced!

  Yesterday was a great day for Warhammer 40k fans, as Fantasy Flight Games announced two new expansions for their 40k product lines. The new products are the Honour the Chapter sourcebook for Deathwatch, while The Soul Reaver will be a new adventure for Rogue Trader. Honour the Chapter (Deathwatch)    While many Battle-Brothers of the famous Deathwatch… Read More »

Neo-Exodus: A House Divided – Campaign Setting (PRFPG) review – Part 1.

Neo-Exodus: A House Divided – Campaign Setting Designed by J.P. Chapleau and Louis Porter Jr.   The name of the game would be familiar, because the old exodus has started at 2007, and it has many books, and supplements. It is based in the Open Game Licence, and connects by the way of the game mechanics to the… Read More »

DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol. 2 is available in pdf !

   Yesterday Green Ronin announced, that the DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol 2. sourcebook is currently available in pdf, or as a pre-order for a physical copy. Covering dozens of characters form L to V, it’s a must-have supplement for any serious DC Adventures fan.    For every character, you will find it’s backstory and game statistics,… Read More »

New Interface Zero releases (Savage Worlds)

  In the last week Gunmetal Games released two new supplements for their Interface Zero setting. The Interface Zero Game Masters Screen and the Interface Zero Hacking 2.0 are both useful little expansions, using the Savage Worlds Deluxe system.   Interface Zero is a futuristic setting, where global warming, destructive wars and modern technology changed the world we… Read More »