Role Playing Games


Big Eyes, Small Brains Anime RPG Up On Kickstarter

Sometimes, you want just a quick, simple, easy game to use as a one-shot adventure for your group. A nice break from other stuff you've got going on. That's where Attention Span Games comes in with their Pocket RPG Series. The 3rd book in that group is called Big Eyes, Small Brains, and it's up on Kickstarter now.


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Hamlet of Heroes D&D Supplement Up On Kickstarter

The thing with adventuring with low-level parties is that it can feel like the GM really has to bend the rules to make sure it's not just a TPK every time someone rolls initiative. Hamlet of Heroes looks to help, as it's a whole extended supplment of low-level adventures that your players can go on. The book is up on Kickstarter now.


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Fearsome Foes: And Where to Fight Them Up On Kickstarter

Monsters. They're a staple of most RPG games. You've got your adventuring party. They find out about some monster terrorizing the local populace. They go out and fight it. If you're having trouble coming up with monsters for your party to fight, and locations for where they can have said fights, you should check out Fearsome Foes: And Where to Fight Them, a new book for 5th edition up on Kickstarter.


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Monsterpunk RPG Up On Kickstarter

Don't you just hate it when society collapses? I told you to not push that button, Carl. Now look what's happened! Humanity has been crushed and turned into slaves by the monsters that now run the Earth. Only by entering pacts with magical creatures can humans even survive in such a harsh world. That's the story behind Monsterpunk, a new post-apocalyptic RPG that's up on Kickstarter now.


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Broadsword Magazine Up On Kickstarter

If you want to fill your day with gaming information, a gaming magazine can certainly help with that. Broadsword Magazine is one dedicated to all things 5th Edition, with new content monthly. If you're looking to join in, they have a Kickstarter campaign for it up and running now.


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Old-School Essentials RPG Up On Kickstarter

Everything that's old is new again. While lots of new games keep coming out daily, there are those that long for the classic rules sets. And that's what we've got here. Old-School Essentials ties in perfectly with "Basic/Expert" games from 1981 (for those that remember those). The new rules are up on Kickstarter now.


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Descent into Mirefen RPG Adventure Up On Kickstarter

The Bloodstone of Targun is a mystical, magical stone, revered for its life-enhancing properties. The party has been asked to get it back out of the Mirefen bog. However, the local frog people have decided they don't exactly want to give it up. That's the story behind Descent into Mirefen, a new RPG adventure for 5th edition that's up on Kickstarter now.


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Koryo Hall of Adventures Campaign Setting up on Kickstarter

Civilizations all over the world have their own sets of myths and legends. And while some seem to get all the focus, there are others that are equally as rich and fertile to draw inspiration for a fantasy setting for your Dungeons & Dragons games. In this instance, we're headed to Korea with Koryo Hall of Adventures. It's a new camapign sourcebook that's up on Kickstarter now.


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Modiphius Releases A Forest Apart Adventure for Star Trek RPG

Deep space. It's got just about everything. Including a damaged vessel containing a race of sentient trees, as well as a race of time-accelerated insects that eat the trees. Because... why not? And when that vessel starts heading for a Bronze-Age civilization, it's up to your crew how to best decide the course of action. That's what's happening in A Forest Apart, a new adventure for the Star Trek RPG, available from Modphius.


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Journeys in Middle-earth and Allies & Adversaries Now Available From Fantasy Flight

Two ends of the spectrum for this batch of releases from Fantasy Flight. On the one side, you've got the cooperative fantasy board game from the Lord of the Rings franchise, Journeys in Middle-earth. On the other, you've got the sci-fi RPG book full of new NPCs for the Star Wars franchise, Allies & Adversaries. Take your pick, as both are now available.


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Three New Worldbooks For North America in Rifts for Savage Worlds Up On Kickstarter

There's a trio of new sourcebooks for North America's Rifts books set in the Savage Worlds system up on Kickstarter. The first looks at Arcana and Mysticism. The other is a look at dark heroes facing against the Xiticix Hivelands. Then there's one looking at the various Empires of Humanity. You can check out the campaign now.


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Odyssey of the Dragonlords Adventure Up On Kickstarter

500 years ago, the Dragonlords and the Titans fought a massive war which concluded with the Oath of Peace. But, since then, that oath has weakened, and a new battle is on the horizon. You are the prophsied ones who will bring it to its conclusion. But will you survive? That's the story behind Odyssey of the Dragonlords, a new 5th Edition adventure that's up on Kickstarter now.


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Geek Nation Tours Booking Classic RPG Retreat: Lake Geneva 2019

Growing up in Chicago, Lage Geneva was just this place that family members would go to when they wanted a bit a luxury getaway. Little did I know that while I was playing soccer and obsessed with G.I. Joe, Gary Gygax was there in Lake Geneva, creating the foundations for Dungeons & Dragons, and in doing so, creating what would become part of my future job. If you're interested in going to see the Gygax home and all of the other gaming-historic spots in Lake Geneva, Geek Nation Tours is headed there. But you'd better get your ticket soon, booking closes on the 1st of May.


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Fantasy Flight Posts New Preview From Allies & Adversaries Book for Star Wars RPG

Though it seems like it revolves around like maybe a half-dozen people, the galaxy in Star Wars is actually filled with all manner of beings. Some will help you in your jouney. Others will be against you. But coming up with all their stats on the fly can be difficult. Thankfully, Fantasy Flight's here with Allies and Adversaries, a new book of NPCs for your games. Check out a little of what will be inside.


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Modiphius Releases Print Edition of Horrors of the Hyborian Age for Conan RPG

I know, having a pdf of a book is nice. They're a bit more portable. They might have searchable indexes. All that stuff. But... I still love the print version more. It's just me. If you're also like me, and you're a fan of the Conan RPG, you'll be happy to know that Modiphius has released the print version of Horros of the Hyborian Age book.


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Augusta Universalis Sci-Fi RPG Up On Kickstarter

Augusta Universalis is a sci-fi RPG that takes a fantastical look at what would've happened if the Roman Empire hadn't just not fallen, but actually thrived and became super advanced in science and technology, reaching out into the stars and colonizing other worlds the way it did with land around the Mediterranean. But not everything is peaceful, and a strange, alien thing is lurking at the edge of space. Will the Empire survive against this new version of barbarian incursions? The game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Big Events Happening for John Carter RPG From Modiphius

John Carter of Mars is a classic set of books that Modiphius is letting you recreate on your tabletop with their RPG version. This month is a big release month for the game, and Modiphius is looking to celebrate appropriately. Over the next several weeks, they have several live events happening online to get you all the John Carter you can handle. Read on for a schedule and where you can find all this cool stuff going on.


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Zoetrope RPG Up On Kickstarter

Time is on my side. Yes it is!

Because time travel's possible! But, when one person can do it, others usually can. And that can lead to trouble. In Zoetrope, players take on the role of time cops, looking to maintain the proper timeline from those that would try and alter it (looking at you, Biff).

The sci-fi RPG is up on Kickstarter now.


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Dark Conspiracy RPG Up On Game On Tabletop

In the not-too-distant future, in light of the Greater Depression, much of the middle of the US has been abandoned, people instead huddling in the giant cities that have been built up along the coast. In this dead region, few live, well... few humans. Reality has been torn open and now the area is known as the demonlands (I'll let you guess why). That's the world you find yourselves in in Dark Conspiracy, a new RPG that's up on Game On Tabletop now.


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I Was A Teenage Creature RPG Up On Kickstarter

I Was A Teenage Creature puts you into the world of urban fantasy, where players are supernatural beings of some form, but still have to deal with the everyday life, and angst, of teen living. If you're a fan of Teen Wolf, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, or Buffy, it'll be right up your alley. The game isn't so much worried about what your character can actually do, but how they deal with their emotions of what's going on around them. The game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Protecting the Future Character Class Book Available for Ponyfinder

Soldiers. They've sworn their lives to uphold the honor, integrity, and borders of their nation. It's not a role one takes on easily. That holds true in the world of Ponyfinder, too. This new book from Silver Games contains a new class, the Soldier, written to be compatible with both Pathfinder and 5th Edition. It also takes a look at running a game from a soldier's point of view, that is someone with ties to a specific country, rather than just "murder hobos."


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Star Trek RPG: Nest in the Dark Adventure Available in PDF

There's a lot of really weird things out in space. Weird things like computers large enough to surround an entire star. That's what you come across in Nest in the Dark, a new adventure for the Star Trek RPG from Modiphius. Can you make contact with those aboard the computer? Can you save a colony that the computer is headed towards? Will anyone wearing a red shirt be alive at the end? That's for you to decide. The PDF version of the adventure is available now.


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