Role Playing Games

By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 7th, 2013
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Dungeon Deck lets you build a night’s gaming encounters in minutes. They’re on Kickstarter looking for funding for some expansion packs. From the campaign: Dungeon Deck: Quests allows the generation of a random fantasy adventure scenario by just drawing a handful of random cards from each...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Mar 5th, 2013
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9th Level launched their Kickstarter in order to get funding for Kobolds Ate My Baby. Gotta love John Kovalic’s work. From the campaign: KOBOLDS ATE MY BABY! The classic Beer and Pretzels RPG of merry mayhem and hysterical horrible death – bold and brash in magical COLOR!...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 4th, 2013
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The Kyngdoms gives us a look at the area around Blackfen with a view of the map. From them to you: The Kyngdoms has brought you plenty of detail about Blackfen over recent weeks – enough to give you a good idea of the type of place it is and the type of people who […]...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Mar 3rd, 2013
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Imaginary Empire has released Frontier of Fear, a supplement for the Epoch RPG. From the release: Imaginary Empire releases Frontier of Fear, a collection of four new one-shot science-fiction survival horror scenarios for the EPOCH roleplaying game:...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 2nd, 2013
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The Kyngdoms has posted up issue 2 of their magazine, The Zinedoms (I’m surprised they don’t spell it Zynedoms, but anyway…), up online for your reading pleasure. In this issue: The Kyngdoms has released the second of their monthly e-zine, the Zinedoms, an online magazine all about ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Mar 1st, 2013
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Rocks Fall Games retooled their Adventures in Awesfur series of Pathfinder supplements and are bringing them back to you. From the re-release: Rocks Fall Games has re-launched their Adventures in Awesfur series for Pathfinder. Given the lackluster reviews and less-than-stellar community impact, Rocks...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 27th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs has posted up a pair of new supplements online for Shadowrun. From the update: Late February winter blahs getting you down? We’ve got some explosive new Shadowrun e-books to heat things up!...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 26th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs wants to make sure that people coming to the new Shadowrun 5th edition have the easiest time possible. So they’ve created an Introductory Box Set to help. From the announcement: The goal of the set is simple: It should have everything you need to quickly and easily launch an ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 25th, 2013
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The Kyngdoms, the systemless RP setting, has posted up part 1 in their series of their Themes for the City of Blackfen. From the article: The Kyngdoms has released the latest article in their weekly series on the City of Blackfen – the first of three parts exploring the Themes of Blackfen. Ever...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 24th, 2013
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Laughing Moon is looking to fund their first stand-alone adventure for their RPG system. Go check them out on Kickstarter. From the announcement: Laughing Moon is working on the very first stand-alone adventure for their fantasy-based RPG. The game, Adventures Under the Laughing Moon, is a good old-f...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 23rd, 2013
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Aegis Studios has bundled up a bunch of Legacy of the Masque RPG material on DriveThruRPG and put a special bundle price on the lot. From the sales sheet: The Legacy of the Masque RPG has been collected with four episodes of the LOTM Webseries and several superhero support .pdf products in a bundle f...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 16th, 2013
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Mystical Throne Entertainment launched their Kickstarter campaign for their Twilight Continuum Space Opera game book for the Savage Worlds system. From the campaign: Mystical Throne Entertainment has launched the Kickstarter campaign for the first Savage Worlds Perilous Journey campaign series. The f...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Feb 13th, 2013
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Achtung! Cthulhu has started their Kickstarter campaign. They’ve already made their funding goal in just one day, so it’s stretch goals for the next 48. From the campaign: Inspired by the Cthulhu Mythos of HP Lovecraft, Modiphius Entertainment wants to bring you the Keepers and the Invest...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Feb 12th, 2013
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Elite Encounters is a new pen and paper RPG based on the Elite Dangerous computer game (coming soon). They’re looking for funding, so go check ’em out. From the campaign: The goal of this campaign is to develop and produce a pen and paper roleplaying game (RPG) set in the universe of Elit...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 9th, 2013
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startrpg.com is a new social network site that’s looking that’s looking for contributors to their new website. Go take a look and see if you’ve got something you can add. From the announcement: Startrpg.com a social network dedicated to helping table top game developers and hobbyist...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 5th, 2013
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The Kyngdoms system-free fantasy setting just recently came back online and they’re adding to the tapestry of the land with their first update: a guide to the city of Blackfen. From the update: Today sees the launch of a new series of articles from The Kyngdoms detailing the City of Blackfen. T...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Feb 4th, 2013
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Aetheric Dreams now has their Nights of the Crusades world compatible with the Pathfinder RPG system. From the announcement: Nights of the Crusades is a roleplaying game set in a land and time that is familiar on the surface, but within its cracks lie tales of alchemy, madness and violence. It is a w...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 1st, 2013
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Play Unplugged put up a new article about how to introduce new players to the RPG scene. It’s always good bringing more into the fold. From the article: Play Unplugged’s Paul Carboni offers four tips on how you can help make a new player’s first game a successful one....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 31st, 2013
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Gun Metal Games put up the play test version of their upcoming Interface Zero 2.0 rules online for their Kickstarter backers. From the announcement: We’re pleased to announce the rules for cybernetics and Golemmech rules are up and available to all backers for a test drive! Cybernetic rules are...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jan 28th, 2013
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Silver Gryphon Games will be running their Adventure in a Con at VerminCon. You should be a part. From the announcement: We’re calling it our”Adventure in a Con” experiment, and here’s how it works. Friday night at VerminCon in Vermillion, SD, Kevin Rohan (Content Director) ra...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jan 27th, 2013
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Fantasy Flight Games has put their Fireborn RPG system up for download online (from a couple different game-download websites). From the announcement: Fireborn is a unique roleplaying game campaign setting from Fantasy Flight Games available for download through rpgnow.com and drivethrurpg.com. The G...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 24th, 2013
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Worra Realms is a new tabletop RPG over on Kickstarter and they’re looking for funding. Go take yourself a looksee. From the campaign: This revolutionary tabletop RPG is easy to learn, fast to play and unlike any RPG you’ve ever played. Worra Realms is a revolutionary 2-6 player tabletop ...
By Polar_Bear
In Editorial
Jan 24th, 2013
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Play Unplugged posted up an article that gives some handy hints for the beginning GM. I need to get another game going at some point around here. From the article: Play Unplugged’s Mike Eaton offers tips for the aspiring GM. (Trust us, the Freud picture does relate to the content.)...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 23rd, 2013
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Lone Wolf Development has launched a Kickstarter for their Realm Works RPG Campaign tools array. Could your RPG group run more smoothly? From the campaign: How many times have you struggled to keep your tabletop RPG campaigns completely organized? Have you ever lost track of what your players have an...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 18th, 2013
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Catalyst Game Labs gives you some new Shadowrun releases for January. Go check ’em out. From the announcement: We’ve got a slew of products hitting the various markets today, with all sorts of things you can add to your Shadowrun game! So let’s get right to some item describin’. First, there’s ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 18th, 2013
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Gun Metal Games started up (or should we say booted up?) a Kickstarter for Interface Zero 2.0, a cyberpunk RPG game based on the Savage Worlds system. They’ve made their base goal, so it’s stretches from here on out for the next 41 days. From the campaign: Some of you might be new to this...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 13th, 2013
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Two Hour Wargames announced these were coming and they’ve kept their word. They’ve got their modules up on their website. From the announcement: $3 Modules Now on Sale! What are they? $3 Modules are low cost and high re-playability scenarios. We’ve divided them into two categories. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 12th, 2013
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Shroud of the Ancients has put up a Kickstarter project to get funding for their Guide to Terrath Adventurer’s Book. From the campaign: Created by Randy Miller and Roderick Edwards, this corebook is the product of more than 15 years of combined adventure writing and game design experience. It i...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 6th, 2013
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Deluxe Tunnels & Trolls is up on Kickstarter. They’ve already made their minimum, so it’s stretch goals ahoy! From the campaign: Game publisher Rick Loomis, CEO of Flying Buffalo Inc. and current president of GAMA launched a new Kickstarter project on January 3, 2013. Ken St. Andre h...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 6th, 2013
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Endgame: Day Zero from Caffeinated Chaos Studios is a new sci-fi RPG world up on Kickstarter looking for funding. From the campaign: Endgame: Day Zero is a Post apocalyptic gamers dream. Set in the near future Endgame: Day Zero will utilize a multitude of realistic weapon systems and near future weap...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jan 6th, 2013
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Two Hour Wargames has released Warrior Heroes – Legends. Go get your copy now! From the release: Warrior Heroes – Legends, the fantasy RPG/wargame blend we call an immersion game is back from the printer. Check out the link for more info. Printed – $25 + postage – as always, i...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jan 1st, 2013
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Off The Cuffe Productions has put their Endless Blue RPG campaign world up on Kickstarter and is looking for funding. From the campaign: William James Cuffe has decided its time to take his D20/Pathfinder setting, ENDLESS BLUE, and have it printed! ENDLESS BLUE is a fantasy RPG setting based complete...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 27th, 2012
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Ganesha Games has a new Tales of Blades and Heroes adventure for you with Vengeance From the Grave. From the release: Vengeance From The Grave ($3.99 pdf) is an adventure for the Tales of Blades and Heroes fantasy RPG taking place in an underground necropolis. As the characters explore old tombs and ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 17th, 2012
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Shadows of Esteren can now be found on DriveThruRPG in a special book bundle deal. From the announcement: We are pleased to annouce that Esteren is now on DriveThruRPG. To celebrate this launch, we propose a special bundle including the Book 1 Universe and Book 0 Prologue for only $19,99. It is only ...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 9th, 2012
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Play Unplugged is also in the reviewing business. Their latest is Elminster’s Forgotten Realms guidebook. From the review: Wizardry is afoot at Play Unplugged! Scott Pyle journeys to what is arguably Dungeons & Dragons most popular setting to examine Ed Greenwood Presents Elminster’s...