Fantasy


Forbidden Lands Fantasy RPG Coming to Kickstarter December 6th

Most fantasy RPGs have you running around as heroes looking to do good deeds in the world. Save the prisoners, overthrow the evil tyrant, stop the necromancer... that kind of thing. In Forbidden Lands, it's much less heroic wargaming as it is trying to scratch out a living in a world that obviously does not want you to survive. The new fantasy RPG will be coming to Kickstarter this December.


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The Wyrd of Stromgard Fantasy RPG Up on Kickstarter

Vikings! Adventure! Excitement! Vikings! Cold! Sailing! Vikings! Vikings!

The Wyrd of Stromgard is a new setting expansion to Dungeon World that delves deep into Norse myths and legends, bringing these times of plunder and sailing to your tabletops. Grab your shield and axe, put on your goggled helmet, and head out into the waters. The game is up on Kickstarter now.


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Precinct Omega Releases Ballmonsters

You know... I'm a fan of games with a unique premise. And this one certainly seems to be it. Precinct Omega has taken over production and distribution of Macrocosm Miniature's Ballmonsters. And they're working on a game using the floating fellows that's something akin to billiards... of sorts... played if the balls were alive and bit people.


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Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage And Guildmaster's Guide to Ravnica Up on Roll20

When you can't always get everyone together for a gaming session because they live too far away, there's always programs like Roll20 so that you can still get gaming sessions in. They've recently released two new products you can use to enhance your Dungeons & Dragons sessions. The first is a new adventure, Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage. The other is the Guildmaster's Guide to Ravnica. So if you want to get some loot on, or you want to further explore the realm from Magic: The Gathering, you've got your choices open.


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Fantasy Flight Previews Player Options in Emerald Empire

Fantasy Flight will soon be releasing Emerald Empire. It's the new setting guide for the Legend of the Five Rings RPG. While it will give you an in-depth look at Rokugan, it also is filled with new options for players, which we get a look at in this preview. For those that want to totally immerse themselves in the world, this is the book to get.


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Ares Games Launches Sword & Sorcery: Ancient Chronicles Kickstarter

The next game in the legendary Sword & Sorcery line is up on Kickstarter. Ares Games has launched their campaign for Ancient Chronicles. This new stand-alone game for 1-5 players takes players into events that happened before the Immortal Souls game. However, while the game is stand-alone, it's also 100% compatible with other Sword & Sorcery games. So, if you've got a particular hero you love to use or a villain you love to slay, you can port them right on over.


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Three New Uthuk Y'llan Releases Available For Runewars

Though Davos has apparently decreed that the game is over with, Fantasy Flight, in staunch refusal to succumb to his whims, has a trio of new Runewars releases available for you today. The Uthuk Y'llan demon hordes are being reinforced with some archers, a new set of heavy hitters, and a new character that you can all pick up now.


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The Black Iron Horror RPG Up On Kickstarter

Sometimes, the solution is worse than the problem. Or, at least, the proposed solution. During a long war between humans and elves, the elves summoned a giant ball of iron to fall from the sky and crush the human forces. Unfortunately, that iron ball has since corroded and is mutating and warping anything it touches. The elves fled. The humans mostly died off. Those that could took refuge underground. That's where you find yourself in The Black Iron, a new horrror fantasy RPG that's up on Kickstarter now.


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River Horse Taking Pre-Orders For Haunting of Equestria

A new adventure awaits your pony characters in the Tails of Equestria RPG from River Horse. They have started taking pre-orders for the upcoming Hauntin of Equestria book. An interdimensional version of Celestia and Luna are on the loose. What can the ponies do to solve the problem before it's too late!?


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Seeds of Wars Fantasy RPG Up On Kickstarter

As player characters roam around the game universe, they'll naturally push the lands into a certain style of  governance and order. In Seeds of Wars, not only will your characters go on adventures, but each will have their own Realm that's under their control. Will you rule with benevolence or malevolence? Will you focus on order? Faith? Militism? That's all up to you. The fantasy RPG is up on Kickstarter now.


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Midweek Snippets

It's Halloween. Boo!

And while the kiddos are out going door-to-door getting little bite-sized treats, we dont' make you go all over the neighborhood for your bite-sized gaming stories. You can just dunk your head into the bowl here and eat all you want.

Today we've got: New Pug Tank and Troopers Available From Ramshackle Games, Ghostly Bride Free With All Orders From Alternative Armies, New Releases Available From Dark Sword Miniatures, New Releases Available From Barbaric Splendor Miniatures, Fox Box Releases Goblin Tactical Vehicle, Cerberus Studios' Mortals' Reckoning Resin Miniatures Up On Kickstarter, X-Case 2.0 Up On Kickstarter, and 1 Day Halloween Sale At Kraken Dice.


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Magpie Games to Create Root: A Game of Woodland Might and Right RPG

Sometimes, you play a game and you really wish there was just more. There's a lot going on, but you want to just dive into the deep end and really swim around in the setting. That's happened to a lot of people with Root. Well, you'll be able to do just. Magpie Games has acquired the license from Leder Games to create an RPG.


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Beowulf Beastslayer Solo RPG Up On Kickstarter

Beowulf is one of the truly classic pieces of literature. Coming to us from hundreds of years ago, it still resonates with readers now. And many people wish that they could put themselves into that heroic time and place. In Beowulf Beastslayer, you can. It's a new solo RPG adventure book that's up on Kickstarter now.


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