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Fantasy Craft Giveaway: We have a winner! 0

Tweet On September 1st I announced a Fantasy Craft giveaway contest in order to celebrate Crafty Games latest release: “ Time of High Adventure ”. There have been 30 eligible comments and two late entries which couldn’t be considered. Instead of rolling my trusty d30, I used random.org to generate a truly random number between 1 and 30. The lucky number was 29 this…

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Review – ION Guard: ICONS Edition 0

ION Guard is a setting/organization supplement for the ICONS game that presents a new intergalactic organization of heroes. All of the ION Guard’s members wear a golden ION Fist, which provides them with a suite of superpowers including flight, blasts, a force field, and life support. This will sound very, very familiar to most of you (and if not, just wait for a certain movie …

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Savage Winner! 0

We have a winner! Congratulations to Ben Hall, who lives in the UK!  He’s won the two Savage Worlds books and the action deck! Technorati Tags: savage worlds , rpg , role playing games , contest Troll in the Corner . . Related posts: Cthulhu has claimed another victim! Er… we have a winner! The International Savage Worlds contest: Win the Explorer’s Edition and Deadlands Player’…

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Free Stuff Friday: Synapse 0

Tweet It’s Friday and it’s time to give you some more free stuff! This week’s Free Stuff is : Synapse Synapse is a new RPG written by Greg Christopher. It was just made available last week as a Public Beta, to be improved over the course of the next few months into a final release. The PDF is nearly…

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The Heroes of Hougstran 0

Tweet Despite all the love Warrior, Rogue & Mage has received, here in the blog and the web in general, and loving the game myself, I have not written anything for it. Let me correct that mistake with this post! I’m planning a demo game of Warrior, Rogue & Mage at a local convention in Puerto Rico. For that purpose I’ve…

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Free public beta version of Synapse RPG available 0

You can download a copy of the beta version of the upcoming Synapse RPG here .

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Gamma World Unboxed 0

Check out the video here .

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Smallville AP: The Mandrake Session #2 0

This session started with some great news. We are gaining an extra player. The wife of one of the existing players enquired about joining us, and since one of the features (Emilio) was originally designed as a lead he would make an absolutely perfect extra lead for her to play. We spent a little time filling her in on the…

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Reminder! Enter the international Savage Worlds give away by tomorrow! 0

To celebrate another wonderful game system, Savage Worlds, we’ve gotten together with the fine folks at Pinnacle Entertainment Group to give away a few Savage Worlds books. Since the PEG folks graciously provided the Savage Worlds Explorer’s Edition and the Deadlands Player’s Guide, I’ll be happy to ship them off to one lucky winner anywhere I…

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The Penny Arcade Expo 0

Tweet I am so excited to be attending the Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) in Seattle this year! I have never been to a gaming convention before and I am looking forward to this epic adventure! I hope to come back with inspiration for new posts and maybe even a write up of my experiences at PAX. I will be traveling to …

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5 Reasons Why You Should Check Out Fudge 0

Tweet For some reason Fudge , the roleplaying game by Steffan O’Sullivan back in the nineties, is something like the unloved uncle to the popular FATE system. A lot of gamers have heard about FATE, especially after Evil Hat released the Dresden Files Roleplaying Game , which uses the latest version of the FATE rules, but only a few people have an idea what …

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Gaming with Kids: Kingmaker Session #0 0

Fall is approaching, school is back in session, and that means the after-school game club is up and running again – this our eight year and as I’ve blogged about earlier , we had 16 students (ages 13-19) at the information meeting who said they were  interested in playing 4th edition D&D this year. Two weeks later, we’ve started …

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Retrospect wins RPG Geek’s 24-hour RPG Contest 0

…and in case you didn’t know, I wrote it. ;op  The complete list of winners can be found here .   You can download the free, 24-hr version here . Once I have complete feedback and some playtesting data I will publish a revised version which will be available for free.

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My Motivation for Writing an Adventure 0

Tweet I recently announced that I was writing a Dungeons & Dragons 4th edition adventure . Progress on this project has been steady. Anytime I have a free block of time to myself I am working on it. I have already learned a lot and am excited to learn more as I continue working on this project. I thought It would be interesting to talk a little bit about where …

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Fantasy Craft Giveaway! 0

Tweet To celebrate yesterdays’ release of the PDF version of “ Time of High Adventure ” by Crafty Games , we give away one copy of the Fantasy Craft 2nd printing PDF today! As with all our PDF giveaways in the past, you need to have an account at DriveThruRPG / RPGNow in order to participate. But this should be a minor …

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20% discount @ DriveThruRPG 0

Tweet As in the last months we can provide our readers with a 20% discount coupon code for DriveThruRPG . The coupon code is good from now till October 5th and can be used with purchases from the following publishers: Cubicle 7 Dream Pod 9 Fabled Environments Fat Dragon Games Goodman Games Erisian Entertainment Generic Universe Publishing Holistic Designs Kallisti Press Louis Porter Jr. Design OtherWorld Creations Palladium…

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4E AP: Teerna Campaign – Recap #6 (The Fey Connection) 0

The events detailed here span two sessions of play. From the memoirs of Tiberius Cosmourn Bramblewood, Shepherd and former Windrunner Desnus 25, 471 SL The situation in Murray’s Rock has more twists and turns than a bowline. Leaving the sickened Tyrinn and Thalos, who now has begun to show symptoms as well, we have visited the mysterious standing stones on the nearby hill and discovered it was actually a…

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Audio Blitz! People and Interviews from GenCon 0

I already linked you all to my time talking to Keith Baker at GenCon , but there are a lot of other great people that I talked to, and the audio is ready to go, do why not put the links down so you can feed your ears? The audio this time around was all processed by Ethan Parker of Gamer’s Haven fame. I …

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Come to me my jungle friends! 0

Tweet Recent events in my life have me thinking about pets. Be they familiars, animal companions or summoned animals, whatever way your system of choice calls them, why do we feel the urge to have pets in our games? I can see why… The joy and happiness they bring into our real lives is one we want to recreate in the game as well. Or maybe we…

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Captain London 0

From the Short & Sweet Department: Here’s Captain London’s stats for ICONS, all primed and ready for play. For comparison purposes he weighs in at 60 points, more than the suggested 45 point base for a point-buy character, but well within the limits for a randomly generated one. That’s in keeping with his status as the first (and arguably greatest) British Super-Soldier . I’m likely…

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