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

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

Review:  Ultimate Magic for Pathfinder Adventure

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

V20:  Everything Old is New Again role playing games

V20: Everything Old is New Again

In case you haven’t heard, White Wolf Publishing is releasing a special 20th anniversary edition of Vampire: The Masquerade , which compiles all of the Clans, Bloodlines and Disciplines into one book and updates the game to more modern day.  I’

V20:  Everything Old is New Again troll in the corner

V20: Everything Old is New Again

In case you haven’t heard, White Wolf Publishing is releasing a special 20th anniversary edition of Vampire: The Masquerade , which compiles all of the Clans, Bloodlines and Disciplines into one book and updates the game to more modern day.  I’

Earthdawn Puzzle #5 - Cathay Puzzle

Earthdawn Puzzle #5 - Cathay

Last day in February and to remind you of the upcoming Cathay books (shipping date March 2011, according to Mongoose) I decided to entertain you with a puzzle again. 77 pieces await you! Rotate the...

Mi Gato se Incendia! (My Cat is on Fire!) A new board game by Benjamin Gerber cats

Mi Gato se Incendia! (My Cat is on Fire!) A new board game by Benjamin Gerber

Six years ago I started playing around with a neat board game idea. It was based around cats.  And fire.  More specifically, it was based around a cat on fire.  As morbid as this may sound, I assure you, no cats were harmed in the making of this game.  I l

Play(er) Review:  Dragon Age RPG role playing games

Play(er) Review: Dragon Age RPG

I have a tendency to spend a lot of time “behind the screen”.  I get the new games, I spend far too much of my free time reading them, and I come up with stories to play and run at the game table.  In the reviews I’ve done for this site,

Roll vs Boredom: Mentally Challenged Adventure

Roll vs Boredom: Mentally Challenged

Roll vs Boredom is an ongoing project to fight off boredom from behind the game master’s screen.  My challenge to myself, to create one signature mechanic for every “adventure” I run in my current campaign, whether that be one night of pl