Posts by Polar_Bear


Leagues of Gothic Horror Monster Guides Up On Kickstarter

There's the entries you can find in various manuals of monsters and compendiums of creatures, but many GMs wish there was a bit more. They really want to make those various baddies into major parts of the game, and they need more information to do so. Well, for those looking for more information on Faeries, Hags, and Undead, Triple Ace Games is running a Kickstarter campaign for Monster Guides for those three exact creature types.


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The Knotted Tails Adventure for Legend of the Five Rings Now Available

Just as you're picking up your copies of the new Mask of the Oni and Shadowlands books for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG, Fantasy Flight is adding to it all with a new downloadable scenario you can tack on. It's called The Knotted Tails (so, no, it's not a Tails of Equestria adventure), and you can get your copy now.


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Base Cardpg Game Up On Kickstarter

Sometimes you want to just sit down and tell a story with friends. A real collaborative one with all sorts of twists and turns as you go. That's what Base allows you to do. It's a collaborative storytelling RPG that's up on Kickstarter now that uses cards to quickly and efficiently generate random elements and characters for you and your group.


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Battlefront Taking Pre-orders For Oil War Book for Team Yankee

The fields of Europe are a major battleground, where Soviet and NATO forces are clashing. But all of those tanks, trucks, planes, and helicopters won't make it to the battlefield without gas. And that means oil. And that means the Middle East is just as contested as anywhere else. Oil War is the new sourcebook coming for Team Yankee, and you can get your name on the list to get the book as soon as it's realeased.


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Pathfinder Battles: Ruins of Lastwall Now Available

The latest set for Pathfinder Battles, Ruins of Lastwall, is now available. Whenever I'm playing an RPG, I like to have the right figures out there to represent what I'm playing/fighting. And there's always having multiple versions so you can keep them separate. So it's nice to have another set of figs to choose from.


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New X-Wing, Legend of the Five Rings Releases Available From Fantasy Flight

It's quite a release day for Fantasy Flight. They've got Wave III for X-Wing that you can pick up, including fighters for pretty much every faction. They've also got new books for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG out. There's the Shadowlands book as well as Mask of the Oni adventure. All are available now.


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Game to Grow Running Critical Core RPG Kickstarter

Critical Core is a new RPG that's up on Kickstarter. But it's a little different than most, as it was designed with the Autism spectrum in mind. It's been put together to help those who are autistic build social skills and confidence. Knowing several people on the spectrum as I do, I'm certainly excited to see a product like this being produced.


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RiotMinds Running Ruin Masters Fantasy RPG Kickstarter

Everything old is new again. RiotMinds is looking to bring back the classic fantasy RPG, Ruin Masters, and they've taken to Kickstarter to get it done. This new version looks to update the rules from its 1982 original versions and bring it to an English-speaking audience. Have yourself a look.


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Limitless NPCs Up On Kickstarter

Limitless Adventures is running a new Kickstarter campaign. In this case, it's Limitless NPCs. Now, as much as it would be cool to actually be limitless, there aren't actually an infinite number of NPCs in the book. That would take too long to print. However, there are over a hundred of them for your 5th edition D&D games, and that's pretty good to fill up quite a few sessions in your games.


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The Forbidden Library Adventure and Sourcebook Up On Kickstarter

For all you bibliophiles in the audience, there's a new adventure and sourcebook up on Kickstarter for 5th edition D&D. It's called Tales and Tomes from the Forbidden Library. I've already had one author friend who I sent the link to go, "ooooooh!" in response. If you're a fan of books and want to bring that love to your character, this is your chance.


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Thursday Terrain Corner

Happy Friday Eve, everyobody. Also, I realize that it's now spring. A new season is upon us. My week is still extremely busy and just racing by, so let's get you some terrain before we race into the weekend.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: New Prepainted Terrain From Manorhouse Workshop, Endor Defense Map for Imperial Assault Announced, New Sci-Fi Battlemat Books Available From Loke Battlemats, and New Map Packs and Battlemat Available For Battletech.


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Lancer RPG Coming Soon to Kickstarter

Giant robot alert! We have giant robot alert! <whoop! whoop! whoop!>

Lancer is a new sci-fi rpg coming to Kickstarter next month where players take on the role of mech pilots in the future, having to deal with all the various things that come with that (usually pretty war-based things, being mechs and all). There's a free preview version that you can check out now in preparation for the Kickstarter launch.


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