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Paizo’s RPG Superstar 2012 Round 1 is finished !

  The first round of Paizo‘s annual RPG Superstar 2012 is ended yesterday, meaning that round 2 is already started. In the first round the applicants had to create a new Wondrous Item suitable for the Pathfinder roleplaying-game, while avoiding certain pitfalls. The 32 items selected by the judges is available on Paizo‘s homepage, here. Personally I have… Read More »

Do you want to be a Megaversal Ambassador ?

  People regularly checking on Palladium Book‘s website may already recognized that they are looking for Megaversal Ambassador‘s, gamers to help them to popularize thier games. What is it about ?   They are looking for volunteers to do what they like : play roleplaying games. Apart from the really awesome Megaversal Ambassador title, it’s mean that applicants… Read More »

Review – Arms of Legend (Legend RPG)

  On Monday Mongoose Publishing digitally released the second supplement for the Legend roleplaying game (check out our review here), Arms of Legend, currently available at DrivethruRPG. It’s contain many vital information about equipments, cohorts, animals, vehicles, magic items and many more topics, which are valuable for every Legend campaign. The book is coming in the same digest… Read More »

Faith of Sigmar ! A new Print on Demand supplement announced for WFRPG !

Yesterday Fantasy Flight Games announced, that a new supplement is available for Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay : Faith of Sigmar. This small expansion is a Print on Demand product, and it’s currently available through the Fantasy Flight Games webstore.   Fantasy Flight Games announced a new print on demand expansion for the Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay system, called Faith of… Read More »

New, Premium Reprints of the Original AD&D books in April !

  There are some pleasantly surprising news here : Wizards of the Coast decided to release premium reprints of the original Advanced Dungeons & Dragons rulebooks! I’m pretty sure that these will become collector items as soon as they are released.   The books will be released in limited quantity in the middle of April as hard-cover books.… Read More »

News from Green Ronin! Their plan for 2012.

  Yesterday Chris Pramas posted an extensive article on greenronin.com about their plans for 2012. I have to say, the future is bright! They have many plans, and I think every fan of their existing product lines will get something great. There is a lots of things to look at : Dragon Age, Adventure Game Engine, a new… Read More »

Hostile Acquisitions – a Rogue Trader supplement in the world of the WH40K

Gothic pirates of the dark future just arrived: In the grim world of the 41st century of mankind, the servants of the God-Emperor of Terra are chasing the hereteks, and they are purging the unclean.Inquisitors, with the help of the self-sacrificing legions of space marines, make war with daemons and the alien races in a never ending struggle.… Read More »

Review – Burning Wheel Gold: Hub and Spokes

  The Burning Wheel Headquaters recently made available the Burning Wheel Gold: Hub and Spokes package, downloadable for free on RPGNow. Depending on the description provided in the product page it should be a free “beginner package” for the game, so you could try out the system and decide if you want more. Officially the release should contain… Read More »

Review – Trouble at Niven’s Creek (Wayfarers)

  With an interesting move Ye Olde Gaming Companye re-released their Trouble at Niven’s Creek adventure for the new edition of Wayfarers Roleplaying-game. Why it’s an interesting decision ? Well, because as you may check it on the Wayfarers product page, the new edition is not even released yet, but thankfully it will be available shortly. Hopefully the… Read More »

Fan-page review : The d20 PFSRD webpage

I want to offer to your attention a collector-site of free contents, which is under the aegis of the Pathfinder roleplaying-game. (http://www.d20pfsrd.com/) The Paizo Publishing launched the Pathfinder RPG at 2009. So, it was the year after of the publishing of the DnD 4th edition. Both released in August, with one year difference. Maybe the reason was that,… Read More »

Review – #30 Haunts for Kaidan (PFRPG)

  The #30 Haunts for Kaidan, released by Rite Publishing is an expansion for two of the publisher’s successfull Pathfinder product lines in a single book. While it’s expand upon the lore regarding Kaidan, their Oriental themed game setting, it’s also continues their successful #30 series. The #30 series already contain several books about haunts, based on if… Read More »

Shadowrun Mission: Hard Target is available !

Catalyst Game Labs released the new Shadowrun: Mission 04-06: Hard Target to continue their adventure line. It’s a continuation of the ongoing series, as players are hunting for powerful artifacts in the shadows of Seattle   Continuing their progress after Smuggler’s Blues our players will face new challenges. As you may know, the currents season of adventures follow… Read More »

Greg Christopher: My Advice for Wizards of the Coast

My Advice for Wizards of the Coast I think you have accepted that you have made some mistakes. So I am not going to rake you over the coals. I’m not going to make demands of you that are in my self-interest or that seek to bolster some position I have. I am not going to pretend to… Read More »

Imperial Mysteries for Mage: The Awakening is now available !

  No long ago White Wolf released Imperial Myteries, a long awaited supplement for the Mage: The Awakening roleplaying-game. The book is dealing with archmages, they place in the world, they powers and their limits. As player characters they could rival the gods themselves !   Becoming an archmage involves a second awakening, called Threshold Seeking. The character… Read More »

Olympian Breed – a new Savage Worlds game set and adventure

  Based on their website, Pinnacle licensed the Savage Worlds rules for a new game set based on the Ancient World. The new set is titled Olympian Breed, and it’s released by Palewolf Publishing.   Whilie it’s called a new setting by Pinnacle, realistically it’s only a series of adventures set in the ancient times. There is currently… Read More »

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #51: The Atom Family – Heroes in Threat Report ?

  It’s caused me a great deal of surprise, that last week Green Ronin published Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #51: The Atom Family.   It’s definetly a change from what you would expect from the series. Why ? Because Threat Report series is about villains and vigilantes a player group may face, and are thought to be… Read More »

The new edition of Dungeons and Dragons is under development !

  You may already read it in the New York Times or on  the Wizards of the Coast homepage : a new edition of Dungeons & Dragons is under development !   Honestly, the announcement of a new edition is not much a surprise to anyone who followed what’s happening around the brand in the last years. Even… Read More »

Gm Tips : How to introduce new players to Roleplaying-games ? – part 2

Last time I started to talk about the rewarding work of turning a new would-be-player into roleplayer to your playing group. In the previous part I shared my ideas ,that what should yo do and what should you avoid before the fateful first gaming session. You may find the first part of the article here. Now I want… Read More »

A new free map : Hillside Tavern !

  There is a new free map available on RPGNow, Hillside Tavern. It’s released as the first volume of RedBrick‘s DramaScape series, and it’s available for free until end of January 2012. They promised the second DramaScape product to be released in February 2012.  The map is in full-color, it’s measures 42 x 30 inch, and featuring a… Read More »

Gm Tips : How to introduce new players to Roleplaying-games ? – part 1

So you have a new player eager to join your playing group ? Good luck ! However there is a slight problem. Really, it is almost nothing to worry about, but he never played any roleplaying games before, not even on computer ! what should you do ? Well, I give you some ideas. First, I think we… Read More »