Posts by Polar_Bear

Beamswords and Bazookas RPG Up On Kickstarter

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Giant robot alert! We have giant robot alert!

Beamswords and Bazookas is a new sci-fi RPG that puts players in the role of mech pilots just as the world is headed towards WWIII. Make your own character. Make your own mech. Pilot said mech out on the battlefield. It's a good time had by all. The game is up on Kickstarter now.

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Rise of the Drow: Collector's Edition Up On Kickstarter

Sometimes, a GM wants a pre-made adventure so they can fill in a gap in their own plot. Sometimes, the pre-made adventure is the plot. Rise of the Drow takes players from Level 1 all the way to Level 20, and there's a Collector's Edition that's up on Kickstarter now. Who needs to see the sunshine, anyway?

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The Red Dragon Inn Smorgasbox Up On Kickstarter

The adventure is over and everyone's gathered at the Red Dragon Inn to spend their reward. Drinking, gambling, it's a good time had by all. But only one will be the last one awake when the festivities catch up with everyone. That's the story behind The Red Dragon Inn card game from Slugfest Games. They've got a new expansion up on Kickstarter that, as they say, "has a little something for everyone." Go check it out.

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Thursday Terrain Corner

We're slowly making our way there. The weekend is in sight. At least, I think that's the weekend. It's been hard to tell with all the rain we've been getting. Not that I mind the rain, of course... except when I have to drive... But through the torrential downpour, I'm still here to make your gaming tables look as god as possible.

Today in the Terrain Corner we have: Mantic's Terrain Crate 2 Kickstarter Launches Today, New Overlord Terrain Maps From Pwork Wargame, and New Gangs of Rome Playmat from Deep-Cut Studio.

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Modiphius Releases Sciences Division Print Version For Star Trek Adventures

Grab your blue shirts, it's time for some science up in here! Modiphius has released the print version of their The Sciences Division book for the Star Trek RPG. If you've been a lifelong fan of Spock, now's your chance to have a character that walks in his Vulcan footsteps. Or maybe you'd prefer Bones. I wonder if "cantankerous" is a character trait.

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WizKids Announces Magic: The Gathering: Ravnica Inquisition

Many of you out there have played Social Deduction games. If you've played Werewolf (not the RPG), then you've played one. WizKids is teaming up with Wizards of the Coast to bring you a new one. It's called Ravnica Inquisition and it plays as you'd expect. You have a group of 5-10 players, some of whom are Agents of Bolas and some of whom are Gatewatch Loyalists, but nobody's quite sure who's who. That's up to you to decide.

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Renegade Game Studios Running Trajan Giveaway

There's a new edition of Trajan available from Renegade Game Studios. You can run out and pick up your copy now. OR, if you're feeling lucky (punk), you can go see if you can win a copy. There's a contest they're running now where you can get this new edition for exactly nothing. Go put your name in the hate now.

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Skirmisher Publishing Releases The Ruins of Woebrook Adventure

Having pre-made adventurers puts GMing on easy mode. Everything is already figured out for you and so you can get to the gaming faster. Skirmisher Publishing has released The Ruins of Woebrook. It's a post-apocalyptic adventure for players using the basic OGL system, so it's pretty easy to adapt to other systems as well. You can get your copy now.

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Rise of the Runelords Up On Roll20

One of the most popular Pathfinder adventures has been brought over to Roll20. Now, even if your players are all over the globe, you can come together on the popular online gaming system to play Rise of the Runelords. The Roll20 version has everything you need, from maps and rules, to NPCs and a monster compendium. You can get your copy now.

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Midweek Snippets

We're halfway through the week, everyone. I hope it's been going alright for you. It's been a very busy start to the week for me. That has had the added effect of making it go by quick. But if I'm going to continue running at this pace, I should snack on some bite-sized gaming stories.

Today on the platter we have: Barbaric Splendor Miniatures first new release, Splintered Light Miniatures Running Lesser Goblin Horde 15mm Kickstarter, Shieldwolf Miniatures Running Goblin Miniatures Kickstarter 28mm, MOMminiaturas: Mercenaries Up On Kickstarter, Magistar Millitum’s 3mm Ancients at PicoArmor, and The Cartography of Alyssa Faden Launches Patreon Account.

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