Role Playing Games

By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Aug 15th, 2012
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Play Unplugged gives us another installment of their look at D&D playtesting for the new version. From the update: Play Unplugged’s Jason Vey continues his series on his experiences playtesting Wizards of the Coast’s Dungeons & Dragons Next!...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 13th, 2012
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Aetheric Dreams has released The Tower by the Sea module for the Nights of the Crusades game. Available over on DriveThru RPG From the release: After a perilous adventure, the characters have stumbled into the care of Zainab, a kindly old woman in her tower by the sea. As they begin their journey hom...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 8th, 2012
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LPJ Design has a Kickstarter project up and running to fund Obsidian Apocalypse, a campaign template for Pathfinder. From the campaign: Obsidian Apocalypse Kickstarter project is now up and live!!! Come and show your support of the original post-apocalyptic survival horror table top RPG campaign sett...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 6th, 2012
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Laughing Moon Girls is a website devoted to the fiction of The Laughing Moon Chronicles, focusing mostly on the female lead characters. They’ve got a new piece up based around the Raven Duchess. From the update: As a supplement to the Adventures Under the Laughing Moon RPG, we have a website th...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Aug 3rd, 2012
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Dungeon Master Pro is working on a Dynamic Online character sheet program and they’d like it if you could help them fund it. Character Creation and Character Management are the most important parts of RPGs for players. We are building the ultimate interactive character sheet app for RPGs on the...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Aug 1st, 2012
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Adventures Under the Laughing Moon recently got an update to their core rulebook. Check them out, available at DriveThruRPG. From the update: A story-based, character driven RPG, Adventures Under the Laughing Moon introduces players to the world of Mythren where magic and danger are a part of everyda...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 23rd, 2012
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Goalsystem is more than halfway there to their funding goal on Kickstarter. For their latest update, they wanted to show off the rules they’ve made for the time between adventures, while your heroes are just chilling. From the update: For this update, Delves looks at how characters sped their t...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 22nd, 2012
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Shadows of Esteren is up to their last week on Kickstarter. They’ve already beat their goal 11 times over. How much higher can they make it? Hopefully a lot. From them to you: The Kickstarter Campaign for Shadows of Esteren is now reaching its last days. Thanks to the amazing support of more th...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 18th, 2012
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Catalyst Game Labs has Shadowrun 2050 now available as a .pdf or you can put your name on the list to get a print copy as soon as they’re released. From the announcement: Okay, the teasing and previews are done! You want Shadowrun 2050? It’s here, now available for PDF purchase and print-pre-or...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 14th, 2012
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Studio 2 Publishing is now taking pre-orders for their new Wolsung RPG game. Be the first gamer on your block to get one right when they’re released. From the announcement: Studio 2 Publishing launched the preorders for the English edition of the long-anticipated “Wolsung: Steam Pulp Fant...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jul 1st, 2012
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Shadows of Esteren is a fantasy/horror/gothic RP setting that’s got a kickstarter going in order to bring the game to an English-reading market. From the update: Today, a Kickstarter will be launched in order to introduce exclusive content for the English release of Shadows of Esteren. For this...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jul 1st, 2012
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The Gamers is hilarious… simply hilarious. Now they’re making a module of the adventure from the second movie for Pathfinder. Though the real news from the update is that they’re going to be working on a 3rd movie soon. Hide behind the pile of dead bards!Based on cult hit The Gamers...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jul 1st, 2012
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Unwritten is a new RPG based on the popular Myst series. Should be interesting. From the update: What many of our most brilliant physicists have long suspected is, in fact, true: beyond our universe, there are limitless others in mind-boggling variety. But humanity had never realized that the secret ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 29th, 2012
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Creatures & Caverns, 2nd edition, is free if you want to go download it. There’s been a lot of free downloads for games lately. I certainly don’t mind that. From the release: Game designer Peter Schweighofer (griffonpubstudio.com) recently released the second edition of the Creatures...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jun 27th, 2012
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Play Unplugged has a view up of the Basic RolePlaying system. The review isn’t basic, but the RP is. From the review: Play Unplugged gets back to basics with a look at Chaosium’s Basic Roleplaying (setting not included)....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Jun 25th, 2012
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Act Ten is looking to fund a new tabletop RPG game called Division. Check out their Kickstarter campaign. From the campaign: Division is a table top role playing set in the near future city of Neo Uruk. The story tells the tale of corporations rising above and taking over nations. Three corporations ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy Flight Games
Jun 22nd, 2012
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Fantasy Flight Games is looking for people to help during the open beta test of Only War, their new 40k role playing game. From the update: Fantasy Flight Games is pleased to invite you to take part in the open beta test for Only War, the upcoming Warhammer 40,000 roleplaying game! Announced in April...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 11th, 2012
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Chronicles put up 2 more Adventurers sheets for you to play in this free RPG setting. From the release: Chronicles, the free to play Role Playing Skirmish Game, is joined by two new Adventurer Sheets. The Human Geomancer is a powerful spell caster, drawing power from nature itself, unleashing bolts o...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jun 9th, 2012
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Mongoose Publishing has put Historia Rodentia for the Brushfire RPG from On The Lamb Games over on Drive-Thru-RPG. Download a copy for yourself, eh? From the update: Mongoose Publishing has put the “Historia Rodentia – Legend Sourcebook” up onto DriveThruStuff. The print edition will be i...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jun 1st, 2012
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Marvel Heroic Roleplaying got themselves reviewed over on Play Board Games. Who wouldn’t want to RP in a world where you can be a superhero? From the website: If you like RPGs and super heroes you should read my review of the Marvel Heroic Roleplaying Game....
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 23rd, 2012
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Protagonist Games have released Journey to the Forge, the official Forge 2012 affiliate adventure. Download your copy now. From the release: Protagonist Games is pleased to announce that Journey to the Forge, the Official FORGE 2012 Affiliate Adventure, is now available in PDF and Print on Demand for...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 16th, 2012
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Blade Raiders is a new fantasy-setting RPG that’s over on Kickstarter. Check it out and see for yourself. From the campaign: What is Blade Raiders? It’s an epic fantasy tabletop roleplaying game. Swords and sorcery, high adventure, creatures and quests — All of the elements you crave, but...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 16th, 2012
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Play Unplugged has the first part of a review up of Lacuna, an interesting RPG setting where the world as we see it isn’t all there is. From them to you: Who doesn’t love a good mystery? Play Unplugged attempts to unearth the secrets of Blue City and review Lacuna Part 1....
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 16th, 2012
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Crooked Dice gives us another in their 7TV series with Rogue’s Gallery. Expand your game! From the release: Rogues’ Gallery is a new 7TV supplement and is available from the CD web store right now. 30 tremendous PDF pages expanded from our Salute 2012 quick play games. 3 episodes of 7TV w...
By Polar_Bear
In News
May 15th, 2012
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Atlas Games is proud to release the Wanton Role-Playing System (or Warp to friends). Check it out. From the release: Atlas Games is pleased to announce that the rules system for the Over the Edge RPG has been released under the Open Game License. Its official name is the WaRP System (Wanton Role-Play...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
May 15th, 2012
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Deadlands is taking a trip to the Big Easy in their next expansion to their RPG in Deadlands Noir. Check out their campaign over on KickStarter. From the campaign: Deadlands: Noir is set in the world of Pinnacle Entertainment’s award-winning Deadlands universe. It includes new Edges, Hindrances, and ...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 8th, 2012
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Ganesha Games now has their Tales of Beasts and Perils vol. 1 available in pdf form. From them to you: TALES OF BEASTS AND PERILS VOLUME ONE Become a creator of worlds!...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
May 6th, 2012
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Ganesha Games now has a Kindle version of their Tales of Beasts and Perils, Volume 1 available over on Amazon. Ganesha Games just released the Kindle version of Tales of Beasts and Perils Volume One, GM’s book for their fantasy RPG Tales of Blades and Heroes, for $8. Become a creator of worlds!...
By Polar_Bear
In Role Playing Games
Apr 26th, 2012
4 Comments
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Chronicles is a new, open-source, RPG that’s available now for download. From the release: Chronicles is an open source Skirmish Tabletop Role Playing Game. The rules are absolutely free and we encourage people to let us know what they think. So download the core files, try out the game and let...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 23rd, 2012
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Avalon Game Company has some new tri-fold wizard print-outs that you can use in your RPG games. They’re available now on Wargame Vault. From the release: Avalon Games is happy to offer a fine collection of paper figure flats for use in your games and RPG adventures. Each figure flat is presente...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 18th, 2012
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Two Kings Games wants your help in playtesting their new RPG they’re working on. Go have yourself a look-see. From them to you: Two Kings Games has released a Beta test for their up and coming RPG D4: Basic. Sign-ups are happening right now!...
By Polar_Bear
In Role Playing Games
Apr 15th, 2012
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The Department, a sci-fi Noir tabletop Wargame/RGP by Joseph Dragovich is coming to Salute 2012. From the announcement: After a successful Kickstarter and months of development, The Department is ready for released at Salute 2012. We’ll be at table GD16 running demo games all day. Come on down and se...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 11th, 2012
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Play Unplugged is pleased to announce a new Fantasy RPG system coming out soon. From the announcement: Play Unplugged freelance writer Scott Pyle has announced that he is commencing work on an expanded version of his Goalsystem Fantasy rules. This Dungeon Fantasy skirmish game will utilize a modified...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 5th, 2012
19 Comments
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Catalyst Game Labs is announcing some great new things with Shadowrun, with their Kickstarter. From the announcement: Chrome eyes. Computers called “decks.” Big cyberlimbs and bigger guns. It’s Shadowrun in the year it all started. Take a step back to Shadowrun’s roots with Shadowrun 2050, a book tha...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Apr 4th, 2012
17 Comments
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Fantasy Flight Games expands their 40k RPG world with “Only War,” a new core rulebook for the game. From the announcement: Fantasy Flight Games is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of Only War! In this all-new standalone Warhammer 40,000 roleplaying game, players take on the roles...