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There's going to be a lot of questions when an ocean suddenly vanishes. Vast new areas of land are exposed for exploration. And then, of course, there's just trying to find out what happened to all the water. That's just what your players will be trying to figure out in Beneath the Missing Sea, a new RPG adventure that's up on Kickstarter now.

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Having options for your character is what every player in an RPG wants. That's exactly what Starfinder players are getting with the Character Operations Manual. New classes, new options for existing classes, new feats, new spells, new equipment, new roles for starship combat. It's got a bit of everything. This isn't one to miss.

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We've been seeing this little mousie for quite some time. He seems to be the poster-mammal for Aftermath, the new adventure book game coming soon from Plaid Hat Games. Well, now we know a bit more about him. Hisname's Meziah and he's sort of the de-facto leader of the group. See what all he's capable of in this preview.

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The Genesys RPG system was designed to be system agnostic. That means that it wasn't specifically tied to a fantasy or sci-fi or horror realm. Players could just take the rules and use them as a framework around which they built whatever style of game they wanted. Well, in the upcoming Expanded Player's Guide, Fantasy Flight is providing help with fleshing out your worlds. Get a look at how that'll operate in this preview.

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Skirmisher Publishing is always looking to improve their books, making sure that you get the best product in the end. They've updated their Platinum Edition of their City Builder book. It's been re-designed, it's got new artwork, it's got it all. There's even 18 more pages to it. Go have yourselves a look.

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In space, nobody can hear you play RPGs.

December 10th, Free League Publishing will be releasing the much-anticipated Alien RPG. Head out against one of the nastiest, stealthiest, most ruthless creatures in the galaxy. Will you be able to make it out alive?

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If you're playing Dungeons & Dragons and you want some new adventures, you might want to check out the Empyrean Investigations Kickstarter. These are new in terms of them not being published before, but they're also new in terms of them being different than many other adventures out there. "Monster is doing evil things. Go destroy monster," usually sums up a D&D adventure. These are a lot more mystery-themed, where your brains will play as much a part as your brawn.

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I read the title of this new RPG that's up on Kickstarter and I just want to put on Hendrix. I'm guessing I'm not the only one. And considering the rather psychadelic nature of the game, that seems to make good sense. Electric Bastionland is a new RPG that's up on Kickstarter now. You find yourself deeply in debt in a city and world that is definitely not what reality makes it out to be. It's hard to summarize in an opening paragraph, you just kinda have to go read about it yourself.

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Most of the Legend of the Five Rings characters come from Rokugan, the land in which the game takes place. That makes sense. But Rokugan is not the only land in the world. Other places exist, and there are many who will travel to Rokugan for many different reasons. In this preview for Path of Waves, the new sourcebook coming for the RPG, we get a look at some of these Gaijin characters.

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The Curse of the House of Rookwood is a new gothic horror RPG that's up on Kickstarter now. Players take on the role of a cursed family with various skeletons in their closets (possibly literally). But they are not the only creepy things in this world. Some are out to get them. Will the family be able to work together or will inter-personal rivalries and issues tear them apart? That up to you to decide.

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Onyx Path Publishing is running a Kickstarter campaign for the next in their Chronicles of Darkness campaign book. This time around, it's Mummy: The Curse. Players take on the role of people who died, but now they've started to get better. Back from the dead, they walk among the living once more.

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Wake up. Grab your brush, put a little makeup. It's the things we take for granted for our RP characters. They're not -always- adventuring, swinging swords or shooting blasters. There's downtime, too. In this article for the upcoming Character Operations Manual for Starfinder, Paizo takes a look at new downtime systems to make them more interesting than just "time passes."

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The Genesys system was designed to be setting-agnostic. It was made to be able to plug into every setting possible. With the upcoming Expanded Player's Guide, Fantasy Flight is giving you several more settings that you can add it to. Want to see what's coming? Check out this new preview.

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Strong and Resilient aren't usually terms used when describing Guinea Pigs. But that's for us here in the regular world. In the world of Aftermath, after the Calamity, things are a bit different. Grumple, the guinea pig, is the big badass of the team. Get a look at what she's capable of in this preview.

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In the Star Wars universe, nobody's just walking around. There's hundreds of different vehicles to get from place to place. And, obviously, you can't walk from one planet to another. That's where all those different starships come in. Soon, you'll be able to use a whole bunch of those vehicles in your Star Wars RPG game with the Starships and Speeders sourcebook.

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When Paizo was coming out with the 2nd edition of Pathfinder, they had an extended public playtest to give everyone a chance to add their input into the formation of the game. Now, they're headed there again with the Advanced Character Guide. The public playtest is going on now. Go download the files and give them your thoughts.

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Listening to Meshuggah while typing this seems appropriate. Anyway, Free League Publishing is running a Kickstarter campaign for Vaesen, their new Nordic horror RPG. Scandinavia has a lot of tales and folklore, much of it dark and foreboding. Well, now all those horror tales are coming to life on your tabletops.

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Fantasy Flight Games has announced a new supplement for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG. it's called Path of Waves and it gives players more insight into the world of Rokugan. In this preview for the upcoming book, they took at look at some of the Ronin characters therein. These warriors are not beholden to any particular clan or house, instead moving as they please across the land.

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The Character Operations Manual coming soon for Starfinder has, as one would expect, a bunch of new options for characters in the game. A major aspect of any character is their Class. Well, the Manual has several new ones for players to pick. Have yourself a look at a preview of these new options.

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Aftermath is the next Adventure Book game coming from Plaid Hat Games. Humanity is gone and the animals are rising up, taking over what's left of civilization, fighting over the various resources. In this preview, we get a look at one of the characters, Ringr, a hamster, and what sort of special abilities and gear he brings to the table.

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Paizo Posts Pathfinder Perrata... I mean, Errata. As an editor, I know just how tought it can be to make sure a book is right when it goes to print. With easily dozens of versions of documents flying around, it's easy to have a version get sent that wasn't entirely what you wanted. Be it typoes that just didn't get spotted, rules that had been updated but the wrong document sent, or often just rules that seemed good at the time, but once you get them out there don't quite work how you wanted. Whatever the reason, an update is necessary, and that's just what Paizo's posted for you.

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When you want to fill your day with gaming information, a gaming magazine is a great place to do it. Wizards of the Coast continues their long tradition of extra information for Dungeons & Dragons with Dragon+ magazine. Issue 28 is now available. It's free to download and read, so why not take a look and see what they have to offer?

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As I've stated before, there's no such thing as too many resources for GMs to draw from when planning their games. NPCs, World-guides, and enemies. So, so, sooooooo many enemies. Fight This Mutant is a new resource for D20 games that has over 80 pages worth of new baddies for the players to take on. The game book is up on Kickstarter now.

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Many of my friends have kids. Many of those kids are just getting to the age where they want to join mommy and daddy in their game nights. However, going full-on into a regular adventure might be a bit much for them. Thankfully, there's more kid-oriented and family-friendly gaming adventures out there all the time. One such is The Legend of Gimcrack Jack, a new fantasy adventure for 5th Edition that's up on Kickstarter now.

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When I'm playing D&D, I like to have miniatures out on the table that as accurately as possible represent what our party is fighting. That can sometimes get difficult. But thankfully, there's always new figure sets coming out. In this case, it's Volo’s & Mordenkainen’s Foes. Sounds like it should have plenty of evildoers for our party to take on.

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