Skirmisher Publishing

By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 14th, 2017
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Whenever DNA divides, there’s a chance that an error might be made, and the sequences aren’t 100% like they had been. When those new DNA bits recombine, it’s a mutation. Many times, mutations are bad. But, just occasionally, they can really cause some interesting and possibly benefi...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Dec 11th, 2017
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While there’s certainly nothing wrong with playing a character in an RPG that’s an elf or a dwarf or a human or a halfling, but, for me, I always liked getting a bit more creative with it. Minotaurs, goliaths, and such like that. Well, if you want something a bit more scaly, Skirmisher Pu...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Dec 4th, 2017
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For those that haven’t picked up any of the previous 100 Oddities books, I can say from experience that they really help out. GMs send players all over everywhere in their games, and coming up with a full, rich world can sometimes be difficult. Players will always end up going somewhere or aski...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 20th, 2017
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Skirmisher Publishing loves their customers. Really, really, really loves them. How much? Well, they’ve got a special bundle available from their DriveThruRPG shop that’s only $0.10 for 10 titles. Yes, a penny apiece. Obviously, this won’t stay around forever, so you might want to h...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 10th, 2017
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Skirmisher Publishing is running a Veteran’s Day Sale over on their DriveThruRPG page. If you’re looking at getting some of their products for a great price, now’s your chance as many of their titles are 50% off. But be quick, these prices are going to be here and gone fast....
By Polar_Bear
In Historical
Oct 11th, 2017
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This shortened work week continues along. I’m certainly looking forward to the upcoming weekend. Gonna get together and hang out with some friends I don’t get to see too often. I’m sure there’ll be plenty of tasty snacks and treats to be had, too. But before we get there, we n...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 15th, 2017
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As we stand here, on Friday afternoon, on the precipice of the weekend, it seems appropriate to make a profound and meaningful statement about life, itself… … … … Anyone got anything? … Anyone? … Ah well, instead how about we just munch on some bite-sized gaming st...
By Polar_Bear
In Miniatures Game
Jul 5th, 2017
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Having been home on Monday and Tuesday, it’s really throwing off what day of the week it is to me. Even though I’m sitting here in my Wednesday shirt, it doesn’t really feel like Wednesday. Typing up a Podcast Roundup this morning didn’t help, either. Maybe having a Snippets p...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Nov 11th, 2016
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It’s been quite a week. I know a lot of people are looking forward to the weekend in order to clear their mind of things. I know that’s the case for me. I’m hoping to get some gaming on tomorrow and just decompress. I’m not one for getting political, but just remember that des...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 6th, 2016
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Many of you have checked out the various “Kos” books. There are 5 (not counting this new one) that incorporate the Swords of Kos Fantasy RPG setting. The new one is World of Kos. It’s a full campaign setting book that you can use to tie all the other books together, as well as be [&...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Aug 30th, 2016
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Most of the time when you think of zombies, you think of maybe some voodoo curse, or a necromancer run amok, or maybe some sort of terrible disease. The latest issue of Wisdom from the Wastelands takes a slightly different look at the walking undead. The zombies (and other such undead horrors that in...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jun 29th, 2016
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The week continues along, as it tends to do. It’s only just today that I really realized that this upcoming weekend is a long one for those of us here in the US. The 4th of July falls on Monday. So that’ll be cool. Time for some BBQs. But before we get to the hamburgers, […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Jun 14th, 2016
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Skirmisher Publishing has released their first book for the BASH fantasy RPG system. It’s Men & Monsters of the Aegean and it puts players into a mythological Mediterranean, full of classic monsters, heroes, and other beings....
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
May 25th, 2016
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Spring is in the air… everywhere that I go. And it’s certainly in the air in the town of Pertalo. They’re getting set for the Fertility Feast of Agnor, a yearly celebration of winter coming to an end and warmth returning to the land. However, amid the preparations, an evil force had...
By Polar_Bear
In Dungeons & Dragons
Mar 4th, 2016
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People have been living in Ehtiopia since… well… just about since people have been. Obviously, a place with such a long history of having humans there is going to be full of legends and lore that would make great fodder for your gaming sessions. And that’s just what Skirmisher Publi...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 6th, 2016
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Taking a break from the RPG Kickstarters for a minute. Is the week going by quickly for anyone else? On my ride in to work today, I looked down at my dashboard and saw my odometer and, for a moment, went, “why is that so high? It’s only Tues… oh… wait… it’s Wednesd...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Nov 4th, 2015
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Is the week racing along for everyone else or is it just me? Hard to believe that it’s already Wednesday. Seems that we just started this week a couple days ago… Ok, so we did just start this week a couple days ago, but you know what I mean. What it does mean, though, is […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Card Games
Oct 23rd, 2015
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Welcome to Friday, ladies and gentlenerds. We’ve made it here once more. Congratulations! It means the weekend is just about here. Time to rejoice. It also means we have a batch of bite-sized stories to bring to you now. Let’s dig in. Today we have: Arena Rex new release: Hagal, Dead of W...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Oct 16th, 2015
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Don’t know about you, but this week seemed to rocket by for me. Just, zip, zip, zoom! And here we are at Friday. Woot! That means we get ourselves a Friday Snippets feature. So here’s some bite-sized stories we’ve found for you over the past couple days. This batch includes: Private...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Oct 2nd, 2015
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And we’ve arrived. Friday. Such a great feeling. The weekend is just ahead with all the possibilities that it brings. I hope you’ve got some gaming lined up for yours. It is the perfect time for such things, after all. Friday also brings us a new batch of bite-sized stories. This group in...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Sep 10th, 2015
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I used to work in a hospital. I was a supervisor for housekeeping. So yeah, I was in charge of a staff that was tasked with keeping a 600+ bed “place full of sick people” clean. I’ve seen just about everything… and had to clean up after it. Skirmisher Publishing, with help fro...
By Polar_Bear
In Fantasy
Apr 27th, 2015
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Skirmisher Publishing has released Cards & Quests, their new Innovative Fantasy RPG. The game has several innovative features designed to speed up character generation and the battles so as to let the role-playing take center stage. Instead of dice, actions are determined using a standard 52-car...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Feb 25th, 2015
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Skirmisher Publishing released Wisdom From the Wasteland issue 50 for your downloading and reading pleasure. This issue talks about how not every artifact you come across is going to be the greatest possible, or the worst possible. So they’ve got various qualities you can put on your artifacts ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Feb 18th, 2015
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Skirmisher Publishing has released their next “100 Oddities” pack. This time it’s 100 Oddities for a Wizard’s Library. Got an adventure group going to see a famous wizard, or trying to infiltrate the wizard’s tower of a Lich, or are you an enterprising wizard who needs t...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Jan 30th, 2015
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The week is coming to an end. What do you have planned for your weekend? I’ve got some new review articles I’ll be working on. It’s been really exciting playing some of these new games. Anyway, there’s been a bunch of bite-sized stories coming across my desk, so it’s tim...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 27th, 2015
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It’s time again to collect all the podcasts and vidcasts from the past week into one place for you. This week we’ve got: Geeks of the North episode 10, d-Infinity Live Series 4, episode 4, Gamers Lounge ep. 102 – Deadzone, Adeptus Infernus Episode 013,...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 22nd, 2015
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Skirmisher Publishing has released issue 49 of Wisdom From the Wastelands for your downloading and reading pleasure. This issue continues their series on Superscience artifacts. These pieces were designed for Mutant Future, but can be easily ported over to other RPG systems of your choice. Source Fro...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 6th, 2015
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It’s time again for another Podcast Roundup. This one sees the first for-purchase episode of Removed From Play as they go to a subscription format (note: the half-dozen or so other podcast they have on Hand Cannon Online are still free). We’ve got Geeks of the North episode 9. There’...
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
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 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 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...
By Polar_Bear
In Horror
Oct 30th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has released their new universal sourcebook, The Mythos Society Guide to New England, over on DriveThruRPG. Source From the release: The Mythos Society Guide to New England is an expansive universal sourcebook by veteran game designer Clint Staples that can be used to enhance an...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Oct 25th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has posted issue 45 of Wisdom From the Wastelands up online for your reading pleasure. Source In this issue: Using their expertise in biotechnology, the Ancients created or recreated many new species for use as pets or livestock. Ever-popular dinosaurs were among the first large...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Oct 15th, 2014
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Skirmisher Publishing has released the first of a new line of products designed to bring variety and character to your gaming sessions. Source From the post: Welcome to the first in a new line of game-related products from Skirmisher Publishing LLC and d-Infinity Online — Oddities! Oddities are the l...