Role Playing Games


Alien Ass, Hydrogen Gas, or Cosmic Grass... No One Warps For Free Supplement Available For Alpha Blue

As I've mentioned many times, there's no such thing as too many options for a GM. Having extra scenarios, character types, charts, graphs, and tables can all make running the game a lot easier. That's where Alien Ass Hydrogen Gas, or Cosmic Grass... No One Warps For Free comes in. It's a new supplement for Alpha Blue that brings you all that and more.

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Steve Jackson Games Running The Fantasy Trip Kickstarter

One of the original fantasy role-playing games out there, The Fantasy Trip (no relation to a magical mystery trip), created by Steve Jackson, is back. Steve's got the license to make it back again, and that's just what he's doing. He's tossed the game up on Kickstarter in a new Legacy Edition format that take the original rules, updates and expands them.

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Paizo Previews Druids in Pathfinder 2.0

The tree-hugging hippies of the fantasy world, Druids are in complete contact with nature. They can feel the changes of the seasons, the cycles of life and death, and even communicate with the woodland creatures and the woods themselves. But how will they change from the way they operate in Pathfinder to Pathfinder 2.0? That's what we get to see in this preview.

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Plaid Hat Games Announces Comanauts

Stuffed Fables was Plaid Hat Games' first storybook RPG game. The book the game came with was part rules, part game board, part adventure. Now, they are coming out with the next game using many of the same mechanics. It's called Comanauts, and it puts players in charge of medical adventurers looking to save Dr. Strobal from the coma that he has been left in.

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Wizards of the Coast Announce Eberron, Ravnica Books

Two big books are coming from Wizards of the Coast For Dungeons & Dragons. Wizards of the Coast has announced the release of a new guide to Eberron, their semi-steampunk-themed game world. They're also crossing over into Magic: The Gathering territory with another one set in the world of Ravnica.

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Thornwatch And Expansion Available to Pre-Order

Lone Shark Games are teaming up with Penny Arcade creators Gabe and Tycho to bring you Thornwatch, a new board game/rpg/graphic novel all rolled into one. The game is meant to be adaptable to playing styles and times. If you want a shorter experience, do a one-shot for an hour or so. Want something that'll fill the evening with entertainment? Go into full-on adventure mode and play until the sun comes back up again. The game and its first expansion will be available July 31st, but if you want to get it as soon as possible, you can put your name on the pre-order list now.

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Ostfront Releases Gladus Hereticus Solo RPG

Sometimes, all your gaming buddies are busy. Or you're stuck at home because of something and you can't get out to game. Whatever the reason, you're alone and you want to get your game on. That's where solo games come in. And Ostfront has released Gladus Hereticus, a new solo RPG that takes you through a destroyed city, looking to make things right again.

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Fray: The Restless Sea RPG Up On Kickstarter

Yo ho, yo ho, a sailor's life for me. Take to the oceans with Fray: The Restless Sea, a new RPG setting and system that's up on Kickstarter now. Two coastal city-states are on the precipice of war. Into this, you find your PCs. Will you favor one place over the other? Try and avoid war? Or relish in its arrival?

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Skirmisher Publishing Releases Men & Monsters of Polynesia

All around the world, different peoples have their various tales and legends. Strange monsters, mythical heroes, lost civilizations, fantastic locations. Skirmisher Publishing looks to bring those to your tabletop. Their latest release heads to the islands with Men & Monsters of Polynesia.

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Helheim Unbound Core Rulebook Now Available

Skylark Studios has released the core rulebook for their Helheim Unbound RPG. While it might initially look like it's just for gaming in the age of Vikings, it's actually fairly setting agnostic, allowing GMs to utilize the rules in pretty much any setting they can think of. If you're looking for a high-energy RPG with heroes of legend, you might just want to check it out.

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Esoterica RPG Up On Kickstarter

Out there in the world, there's all manner of faith healers and shamans and spiritualists that we write off as just crackpots. But in the world of Esoterica, you might not be so quick to judge. Their powers are real, and they're used to transcend this plane to a much better existence beyond the Veil. However, with great power comes great corruption. Fighting off these corrupted individuals is what you must try and do in the game. It's up on Kickstarter now.

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