Role Playing Games

By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 24th, 2015
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Hero Lab helps you out with your Pathfinder games by giving you the information you need right at your fingertips. No more flipping through books or pamphlets, when just a push of a button or a swipe of a finger, you have that information on hand on your computer, tablet, or smartphone. Now they brin...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 24th, 2015
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Bigsby’s Bargain Box is up on Kickstarter and looking for some funding. What are Bigsby’s Bargain Boxes? They’re an entire game night in a single kit. Not only are there adventures for your gaming group (1-3 session mini-campaigns), but there’s pre-generated characters for eac...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 24th, 2015
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Friday is once again upon us, dear readers. Oh what a glorious day it is, indeed. The weekend stretches ahead of us with all sorts of possibilities. Hopefully those possibilities include gaming-related goodness. My D&D game last week included using Unseen Servants to use an ogre corpse like a ma...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 23rd, 2015
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Syrinscape has the solution to making sure you get a bit more out of your gaming experiences by filling your gaming area with appropriate music and sound effects. They now have released their complete Pathfinder: Rise of the Runelords Soundpack over on their website. Even if you’re not running ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 23rd, 2015
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WizKids has announced the release of their new Pathfinder Iconic Heroes II box set. This new set includes Amiri the Human Barbarian, Kyra the Human Cleric, Harsk the Dwarf Ranger, Biter the Badger, Ezren the Human Wizard, and Merisiel the Elf Rogue. Even if you’re not playing those exact charac...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 23rd, 2015
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Gun Metal Games has launched a Kickstarter to bring you Codex Infernus: The Savage Guide To Hell. This book, which uses the Savage Worlds game system, is setting-free, letting you bring elements of the dark underworld of fire and brimstone to whatever game you might be currently playing. Even if you ...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Apr 23rd, 2015
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Fantasy Grounds is now letting you play Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition online. They’ve got new, officially licensed, D&D modules available on Steam. The first products available are the Complete Core Class Pack, the Complete Core Monster Pack, and The Lost Mine of Phandelver. The syst...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 23rd, 2015
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Privateer Press lets you take a walk on the wild side with the release of their Iron Kingdoms Unleashed Core Rules book. Effectively the “Hordes” side of the IKRPG, Unleashed gives you and your players lots of new options for gaming in Western Immoren. Want to fight Bog Trogs? You can. Wa...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 22nd, 2015
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You’ve made it successfully halfway through the work week. Congratulations! The weekend will be here before you know it. Hopefully you’ll have some sort of chance to get a game in before then, but if not, your wait’s almost over, anyway. So, as we tend to do, we’ve collected s...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 22nd, 2015
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Pinnacle Entertainment Group has announced that they’re bringing the world of Rifts to their Savage Worlds RPG system. Rifts, the post-apocalyptic setting, combines elements from just about everything, from fantasy and sci-fi to mythology and horror. Now players of the Savage World systems can ...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Apr 21st, 2015
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Bloom is a new multimedia storytelling product. That’s sort of legal-ese and longhand to say that it’s a film and an RPG associated with the film. In the movie, a woman is slowly turning into a vampire and must come to terms with losing her humanity while making sure to stay away from tho...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 20th, 2015
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Virtual Table Top is a… well… it’s a virtual table top to enhance your RPG sessions. The software is designed to give DMs a quick and easy way to show off the environments they have created for their game sessions. No more giant maps and wet-erase markers, where minis can accidental...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 17th, 2015
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Iron Crown Enterprises has released their new adventure module, Tales from the Green Gryphon Inn. The module is set for the Shadow World, using the Rolemaster Games System, and takes adventurers into the Northern parts ofRhakaan on the continent of Jaiman. The module has nine complete adventures and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 16th, 2015
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Planet Mercenary is a new sci-fi rpg set in the universe of the popular webcomic, Schlock Mercenary. They’ve launched a Kickstarter campaign in order to get it to you, and it seems you’re interested! They’ve already made it up and over their funding goal. The campaign is set to run ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 16th, 2015
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Arcana Games has launched their Kickstarter campaign for Blood & Bone, their new low-fantasy RPG. What is “low fantasy?” Well, think Game of Thrones. Sure, there are a lot of fantasy elements (zombies, dragons, etc), but it’s more the actions of the humans involved that drive t...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 16th, 2015
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New Realms Publishing has a special deal going over in their RPGNow webshop. Until Sunday, they have 5 bundles of some of their most popular products (3 to a bundle) on sale for only $5 apiece. They have one for their Chaos Collection, one for the Universal Adventures rules set, an Ogres & Under...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 15th, 2015
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Studio 2 Publishing has launched their Kickstarter campaign for Awaken, their new Dark Fantasy RPG. The game takes its inspiration from Slavic and Mediterranean folklore. Players’ characters are Vasalli, great beings of power who must defend humanity against the rest of the dangerous world. The...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 14th, 2015
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Okumarts Games has launched a Kickstarter campaign for Save the Day, their new superhero RPG. The system is rather rules-light, but built to help recreate the action and excitement of comic books on the tabletop. The quick character creation guide will allow you to build any superhero you can imagine...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 10th, 2015
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Onyx Path Publishing is running a Kickstarter for their Deluxe V20 Lore of the Clans book. They’re going all out for this one. The book will be embossed with an integrated bookmark, in full color, and with a “unique deluxe treatment.” The book, part of their 20th Anniversary series,...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 9th, 2015
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Pinnacle Entertainment Group lets us in on what they’ve been cooking up for Savage Worlds with a bit of information of some new setting they have on the way. The Lankhmar City of Thieves is coming out next week. You can check out a preview pdf of the first couple pages of Chapter 3 from [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 8th, 2015
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Lone Wolf Development has started taking pre-orders for their new Adventure Path Package for Pathfinder’s Hero Lab. The pack ties in with Rise of the Rune Lords: Anniversary Edition and contains everything you need to play in that particular adventure. All of the encounters, enemies, and reward...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 7th, 2015
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obskures.de sat down and had a talk with the folks behind Symbaroum RPG. It’s a fantasy RPG that was originally published in Swedish, but they’re running an Indiegogo campaign now to bring it to an English-speaking audience. They talk about the creation of the game, what sort of options a...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 5th, 2015
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It’s another Sunday. To those of you that celebrate it, Happy Easter. To the rest, I hope your Sunday is just as awesome as well. I had my traditional hard boiled eggs and cold kielbasa this morning. It was just as tasty as always. Speaking of tasty bites, we’ve got our also-traditional b...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Mar 28th, 2015
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Paizo, mostly known for the Pathfinder game, has made a deal with French company Gob In Tux to bring their RPG games and novels to a North American audience. The first release will be Polaris, a sci-fi game set in an undersea world. The core rulebook (400 pages) will be released this October. Later w...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 27th, 2015
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Shades of Vengeance has a Kickstarter campaign up and running for Era: Lyres, their new fantasy tabletop RPGs. Though this one’s a touch different. You don’t actually go out adventuring. Instead, your characters are safe (or, hopefully they’re safe, depending on the story they tell)...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Mar 27th, 2015
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Smoke and Mirrors Games is running a Kickstarter for Cartomancy, their new game that’s a bit of everything. There’s an RPG, a card game, and a toolbox for creating encounters, worlds, and characters. They bill the game as “RPGs if Gary Gygax had been obsessed with cards.” You ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 26th, 2015
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Modiphius has announced some new big names who are attached to work on their Conan game. For the gamebook covers, they’ve got Ken Kelly and Tomas Giorello joining the team. For writing is also growing with Thomas M Reid, Monical Valentinelli, Kevin Ross, Lou Agresta, and Scott Oden. They’...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 26th, 2015
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Järnringen is running an Indiegogo campaign to bring their Symbaroum fantasy RPG to an English-speaking audience. The game is D20-driven, but there are certain mechanics that make it unique, such as having the players handle all the dice-rolling, which gives the DM more time to focus on narrative and...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Mar 26th, 2015
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Gale Force Nine has some new Elemental Evil previews they’re showing off. First, don’t let the players know what you’re doing with their new DM screen. Gotta keep those notes secret. Next up are new Spell Cards to help you keep track of your spells available and their various effect...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Mar 25th, 2015
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Fearlight takes you to the smokey/foggy streets of London during the time of Sherlock Holmes. But Sherlock’s not around at the moment, and Dr. Watson is in need of some assistance. He turns to you to help solve some of the most baffling crimes. The game is now available in electronic format, fo...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 25th, 2015
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We’ve made it to another Wednesday. The previous weekend is as far away as the next one is. Some comment about camels. Hopefully the week has been treating you well. Anyway, we’ve got some of those bite-sized stories to give you. In this installment there’s: Angry Mojo Games opens u...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 24th, 2015
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Darkplane is a new campaign setting compatible with the new 5th edition of Dungeons & Dragons (though the book is pretty rules-light, so you could theoretically adapt it to whatever system you had in mind). It’s currently up on Kickstarter and looking for some funding love. And loved they ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 23rd, 2015
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It’s Never Dark Enough (or INDE to their friends) is running a Kickstarter campaign for Shattered, their new dark steampunk RPG game and setting. The world was destroyed 3000 years ago (as it tends to do), and now your characters must go and adventure in the world born anew. As for those charac...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 23rd, 2015
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Knight Errant Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Heroes’ Tears, their new fantasy rpg setting. Along with that, they want to launch a website that’ll help with character creation and encounter-making. The world is a low-magic one. So not everyone’s going to be slinging spel...
By Polar_Bear
In Hordes
Mar 19th, 2015
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Privateer Press has released their Iron Kingdoms Unleashed Adventure Kit (you could say that the kit, itself, has been unleashed). Inside you’ll find all you need to get some games of the IKRPG going (with an emphasis on the Hordes sides of the Iron Kingdoms). There’s an abridged rulebook...