Role Playing Games

By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 22nd, 2014
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Shadow 2 Publishing has gotten a Kickstarter underway for new expansions for Shadows of Esteren, their medieval horror RPG system. They’ve already made more than 3x their goal and still have 30 days left on the clock. So to say they’re doing well is a bit of an understatement. They’...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 18th, 2014
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Revelry in Torth is a new adventure campaign and setting from Kort’thalis. You don’t see a lot of post-apocalyptic fantasy settings, but Torth is one. To stop a slave revolt, a group of wizards basically fried the earth with a giant fireball. Seems like a bit of an overkill. “Rocks ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 16th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has their latest issue of Wisdom From the Wastelands up online for your downloading and reading pleasure. This issue brings you more Superscience artifacts for your games. What’s a superscience artifact? Well, it’s the sort of thing that is so advanced beyond what yo...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 15th, 2014
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Aegis Studios subscribes to the multiverse theory of reality (and being a big science buff, myself, I could go on and on about the subject, though really just from a layman’s perspective, but still, I find the multiverse to be fascinating, but I digress…) and wants to let you bring that i...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 15th, 2014
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New Realms Publishing is getting into the spirit of the season with their Christmas Sale happening now. They’ve got adventures, supplements, and rulebooks available for 20%-50% off. Bring some fantasy adventures to your Christmas holiday with some RPG books for cheaper than you’d usually ...
By Enrico Nardini
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 11th, 2014
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Dungeons & Dragons has returned with a 5th edition of the classic fantasy RPG. TGN’s Enrico Nardini shares his adventures and experiences in this newest rendition of the Forgotten Realms. Spoiler Alert! This article contains spoilers for Chapter 1 of the Hoard of the Dragon Queen campaign. If you...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 10th, 2014
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Trapdoor Technologies is running a Kickstarter campaign in order to fund Codename: Morningstar, their RPG game-aid application. DMs can use it to create adventures (even purchase pre-made ones from potentially thousands of developers). Players can use it to help create their characters and manage the...
By Enrico Nardini
In Accessories
Dec 9th, 2014
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TGN’s Enrico Nardini delves into the tomes of arcane lore that are the D&D Spellbook Cards from Gale Force 9. Will these 5E compatible accessories cast a spell on him? Did I mention that I love accessories? I am sure I’ve mentioned that before. It’s practically an addiction, and my wife has...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 8th, 2014
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New Realms Publishing released their 5th Encyclopedia of Adventure book. This supplement brings new spells to play along with the nine new custom encounter cards. There’s also new monsters. A DM can never have enough new monsters. Add some new variety and excitement to your fantasy RPG sessions...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Dec 3rd, 2014
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Imaginary Empire thinks it’s a nice day for a White Wedding (Billy Idol agrees). They’ve created a new one-shot survival horror scenario for the Epoch system for this holiday season. The cost for the piece is just whatever you want to pay for it. But it is hoped you’ll dig deep into...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Dec 2nd, 2014
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Monte Cook Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for an exclusive box set for their science-fantasy RPG, Numenera. The campaign has only 10 days left, but they’re closing on being 6x funded. So there’s plenty of stretch goals and extras to check out. Numenera is a tabletop RPG, science-...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 2nd, 2014
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Catalyst Game Labs takes you into the future with two new ShadowRun books (one an e-release) available now. The first is Aetherology. When the real-world (full of ogres and dragons) and the net-world (with its sentient programs) aren’t strange enough, there’s Aetherology. This book explor...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 1st, 2014
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Troll Lord is running a big sale on their Castles & Crusades books over on RPGNow. Sale runs through the 5th, so you’d better hurry. Source From the sales sheet: Now through Dec. 5th, we are offering all our digital titles at RPGNow and DrivethruRPG on sale. As high at 70% off! Hurry as th...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 1st, 2014
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Pioneer Dungeons & Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for their critical hit and critical fumble wheels. No more charts or cards, just a spin of the wheel lets you know what sort of awesome thing you did with your Nat. 20. Source From the campaign: Hear ye, hear ye…Pioneer Dungeons has inve...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Dec 1st, 2014
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Planet Arbitrary has posted up a new episode of Game Classy for your listening pleasure. Source In this episode: Wherein the boys review the Monster Manual for Dungeons and Dragons 5th edition. If you wanna send some stuff to be on “What’s in the Box?” or just get in contact, email us at Joe@planetar...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 26th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has posted issue 47 of Wisdom From the Wasteland up online for your reading pleasure. Source In this issue: Water covers over 70% of Earth’s surface, so it is likely that many adventures will take the occasional aquatic turn. This could happen in the wilds, on the open ocean, or...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 25th, 2014
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Imaginary Empires expands on the Epoch RPG universe and system with The Experiment Continues, available now. Source From the release: Imaginary Empire releases The Experiment Continues, a companion for the multi-ENnie award nominated EPOCH survival horror roleplaying game. The Experiment Continues pr...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 22nd, 2014
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Cakebread & Walton gives you a new way to play your fantasy RPGs with their OneDice Fantasy rulebook, now available. Source From the Release: OneDice Fantasy is a game set in a world of elves and dwarves, sorcerers and dragons. Whether you want to play in a setting of your own devising, or adven...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 20th, 2014
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Troll Lord Games has released their Black Box collector’s edition of Castles & Crusades over in their webshop. Source From the release: Ten years ago we launched Castles & Crusades the RPG. We officially debuted the game at Gencon with a collectors set designed after the original whit...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 20th, 2014
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Post World Games is already more than 2.5x funded for their Protocol Series 2 Kickstarter campaign. Go check ‘em out. Source From the campaign: Two stretch goals on opening day. 200% funded within 7 hours. I’m sorry I made a project you like so much. I promise to not be so aggressive next...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 19th, 2014
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Post World Games got their Kickstarter campaign for Protocol Series 2, their line of storytelling games. Source From the campaign: All of the Protocol Games use the same basic mechanic, but with very different results. Players only need paper, pencil, and a deck of cards. No dice are necessary. Some ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 19th, 2014
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Outland Entertainment is running a Kickstarter campaign to bring the Shotgun & Sorcery story line to the Cypher System. Source From the campaign: Outland Entertainment wants to make it possible for others to explore the fantasy noir stories of author Matt Forbeck’s Dragon City through the ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 18th, 2014
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Seventh Crown fantasy RPG setting for 5th Edition D&D has posted up some fluff pieces as well as a bit of rules crunch over on their Kickstarter page. Source From the update: We are about to round the midpoint in the Kickstarter campaign, and we still have a long way to go! Keep spreading the [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 18th, 2014
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Heroic Maps continues to map out every nook and cranny of Wardenhale with their new Thieves Den map. Source From the post: Wardenhale Thieves Den is a printable dungeon floorplan compatible with any RPG/Dungeon-Crawl game. It can be used as a standalone gameboard, or combined with any same-scale tile...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 18th, 2014
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New Realms Publishing has released their new fantasy adventure, The Halls of Hallow Hill. Source From the release: Gather your party and prepare your gear for an expedition into the depths of Hollow Hill. For decades, tales have been told of tunnels and chambers that wind through the dark depths of t...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 17th, 2014
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Sigil Stone Publishing is running a Kickstarter campaign for their Vow of Honor RPG. They’re almost 4/5 to their goal with still 20 days to go, if you’d like to check it out. Source From the campaign: Why play Vow of Honor? It’s a game designed specifically for one reason: to play s...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 14th, 2014
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Post World Games has announced they’ll be coming out with 15 more games for their Protocol series, with the Kickstarter to launch next week. Source From Postworldgames Jim Pinto, himself: Post World Games has announced 15 new games in the Protocol Game series, all with a new a cleaner new look,...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Nov 13th, 2014
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Fantasy Flight Games gives us a look inside the design of their zombie apocalypse RPG, The End of the World, with this new article. Source From the piece: Designing the rules system for The End of the World was a unique and fun experience for us. The roleplaying game line is based on an RPG […...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 12th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has posted up an Aegean Regional Map that’s fit to use with their Swords of Kos RPG system. Source From the page: This high-resolution JPEG format map depicts the Aegean region of the Mediterranean and is suitable for use with any fantasy or alternate history games set in ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 12th, 2014
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Wyrd Miniatures posted up their November releases for Malifaux and Through the Breach. Source From the website: Upcoming November Releases Street Date November 21st WYR20108 – Bound By Law Lucius Crew – $50.00 WYR20206 – Vengeful Spirits Kirai Crew – $50.00 WYR20106 – Gu...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Nov 11th, 2014
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New Realms Publishing has released their Ogres and Underworlds primer pack. Source From the announcement: Enter a new world of fantasy adventure with the Ogres and Underworlds Primer Pack! The Ogres and Underworlds Primer Pack brings you everything you need to start adventuring with the Ogres and Und...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 11th, 2014
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Seventh Crown is showing off a bit more of their RPG world with a look at the Great Beneath. Source From the update: The dark and foreboding caverns of an entire subterranean world, home to dark elves, deep gnomes and worse, plays a large part of the overall story in Seventh Crown. The races of [&hel...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 7th, 2014
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Post World Games is taking comments about their upcoming Protocol Series 2 Kickstarter campaign they’ll be running a little later this month. Source From the campaign: This new series of games cleans up the rules, adds 15 new games, and presents the information in a clearer way — with advice, e...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 7th, 2014
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World of Mists is a new fantasy setting for the Pathfinder system that’s up on Kickstarter and looking for some funding love. Source From the campaign: World of Mists is a crowdfunding project for a high quality tabletop role-play game. We want to overcome the standard barrier to offer you only...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 5th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has posted issue 46 of Wisdom From the Wastelands up online for your reading pleasure. Source In this issue: In this issue, the fourth installment of our popular “weapons for every budget and apocalypse” series, we are proud to present more high-tech implements of destruction fo...