2017 Origins Awards Winner Announced

2017 Origins Awards Winner Announced

Jun 18, 2017

    The Academy of Adventure Gaming Arts and Design presented the Origins Awards Saturday June 17th at the annual awards show held at the 2017 Origins Game Fair in  Columbus, OH. Drum roll please, and the winners are Game of the Year Scythe – Stonemeier Games Board Game of the Year Scythe – Stonemeier Games   Family Game of the Year Happy Salmon...

Saturday Is Free RPG Day 2017

Saturday Is Free RPG Day 2017

Jun 16, 2017

  Established in 2007, Free RPG Day works with participating hobby game retailers and RPG publishers to bring new and exclusive RPG quick start rules and adventure modules into the hands of gamers.     Consumers WORLDWIDE will be able to grab brand new material for a variety of RPGs — no overstock, retail-priced or dead product here. The...

The Lost Age RPG Kickstarter

The Lost Age RPG Kickstarter

Jun 9, 2017

  This heroic tactical RPG is set in a mythic land, a place where heroes build their legend in the pursuit of immortality and fantastic creatures inhabit the untamed world. The Lost Age is powered by a new class-free, skill-based system, with goal driven XP, dice-less GMing, and resource managment-focused gameplay.     The basic mechanic involves...

Critical Role Podcast

Critical Role Podcast

Jun 9, 2017

  Did you happen to hear a large sound last night? That was the sound of “Critters” everywhere cheering as during the 100th Episode of Critical Role, they announced the official podcast.   From Geek & Sundry’s Press Release : You’ve been asking us to help you take Critical Role with you no matter where you go. Your desktop is a...

Modiphius Announce Star Trek RPG Pre Orders

Modiphius Announce Star Trek RPG Pre Orders

Jun 7, 2017

    Modiphius Entertainment, publisher of the Achtung! Cthulhu, Mutant Chronicles, Conan, Infinity and John Carter of Mars role playing games, is thrilled to announce today the highly anticipated Star Trek Adventures Role playing Game, the first official Star Trek RPG in more than a decade, is now available on Modiphius.com for pre-order.  The game...

Dungeons & Dragons Stream of Annihilation Video On Demand

Dungeons & Dragons Stream of Annihilation Video On Demand

Jun 5, 2017

  If you missed the amazing awesome that was the Dungeons & Dragons Stream of Annihilation, this weekend then you don’t know what you missed, you can now find out though! WOTC has put up the videos on there twitch page. In my opinion I would suggest watching the following as I feel they were the “best” of the weekend. Everything was...

Green Ronin Talks Critical Role: Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting Book Release Plan

Green Ronin Talks Critical Role: Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting Book Release Plan

Jun 4, 2017

  We told you that the Critical Role: Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting Book, was due to be release this summer at Gen Con 50, Green Ronin has laid a bit more of the plan, for those that are wondering how it will work. The Basics: Critical Role: Tal’Dorei Campaign Setting is a 144-page hardback sourcebook. Matt Mercer wrote it himself, with assistance from James...

Star Trek Adventures RPG Borg Cube Set

Star Trek Adventures RPG Borg Cube Set

May 31, 2017

  The Star Trek RPG Is coming later this year, we talked with Chris Birch from Modiphius about the project, in case you missed it. For those that consider themselves BIG Trekkies, This will be a must have addition to your collection then, Star Trek Adventures RPG Limited Edition Borg Cube Boxed Set         “1701-D” Collectible Edition...

AD&D 1e Core Books Mega Bundle Sale Over At RPGNow – 8 PDF Books

AD&D 1e Core Books Mega Bundle Sale Over At RPGNow – 8 PDF Books

May 24, 2017

    Looking to get some old school d&d gaming in over the long holiday weekend?   RPGNow has a Bundle of eight AD&D 1e Core books in PDF on sale for – $14.95 Here’s what you get: Player’s Handbook Dungeon Master’s Guide Monster Manual Monster Manual II Fiend Folio Oriental Adventures Dungeoneer’s Survival...

A New Edition Of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay On The Way

A New Edition Of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay On The Way

May 24, 2017

  A new edition of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay will be launched by Cubicle 7 Entertainment later this year. The new edition will return players to Warhammer’s grim world of perilous adventure, and takes its direction from the first and second editions of the game. “Like so many gamers I grew up on Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay. It’s an iconic...

Pathfinder Role playing Game: Bestiary 6 Review

Pathfinder Role playing Game: Bestiary 6 Review

May 8, 2017

  The 320-page hardbound book “Bestiary 6” for the Pathfinder role-playing game (RPG) by Paizo Publishing. Is the sixth release in the much beloved bestiary series and it brings us more than 200 monsters to the tabletop Pathfinder RPG.   Monsters are at the core of any fantasy role-playing game. Heroes need something to fight and slay,...

The Adventurer’s Kit Kickstarter

The Adventurer’s Kit Kickstarter

Apr 20, 2017

  As RPG Players we know all the bits and pieces that we have to carry with us to game night, Dice, Books, Papers, Pens, Cards, Mini’s. Just to name a few, sure you could just shove that all into a book bag and call it a day right? but what if you had something fancy to hold your precious gaming material, enter The Adventure’s Kit.   The...

Aces & Eights: Reloaded Kickstarter

Aces & Eights: Reloaded Kickstarter

Apr 15, 2017

  Aces and Eights Reloaded game is the second edition of the world’s best selling, state-of-the-art, game-of-the-year wild west role playing game.   Aces & Eights is a game that has the fastest, yet most precise combat system while still focusing more on roleplaying opportunities and character development than any other game. There are no levels...

Fighting Fantasy Legends Coming From Nomad Games

Fighting Fantasy Legends Coming From Nomad Games

Apr 6, 2017

  Nomad Games will be combining their expertise in digital card games with interactive fiction this summer! The team are pleased to announce their newest license – Fighting Fantasy, in conjunction with legendary authors Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone.     Fighting Fantasy Legends is a card-based role-playing-game set in the world of...

The Unspeakable: Sigil & Sign’ from Make Believe Games & Cubicle 7

The Unspeakable: Sigil & Sign’ from Make Believe Games & Cubicle 7

Mar 30, 2017

  UK games publisher Cubicle 7 Entertainment has forged a partnership agreement with Make Believe Games, the company of legendary Vampire: The Masquerade creator Mark Rein-Hagen. They have announced their intention to release a tabletop roleplaying game inspired by the cosmic horror of writers like H.P. Lovecraft and August Derleth.   In Unspeakable:...

Dungeon Crawl Classics Lankhmar Boxed Set Kickstarter

Dungeon Crawl Classics Lankhmar Boxed Set Kickstarter

Mar 26, 2017

  Welcome to the fantastic world of Nehwon, home to the legendary Lankhmar and the dubious heroes known as Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser! Goodman Games is pleased to be given the opportunity to mine the incredible stories of renowned author Fritz Leiber and adapt the people, places, and things of his tales for use in your DCC game. Within this boxed set, you...

Official D&D Character Sheets Coming In June

Official D&D Character Sheets Coming In June

Mar 23, 2017

  Well OK then, in a move I am sure no one really saw coming, WOTC has announced that they are bringing out some “Official” Character Sheets.     Inside the pockets of this lavishly illustrated protective folder, you’ll find a full set of fifth edition Dungeons & Dragons character sheets for use in any D&D campaign. This...

Pathfinder Book of the Damned On The Way

Pathfinder Book of the Damned On The Way

Mar 23, 2017

  Paizo Inc.  announced a new book for Pathfinder RPG, and they are going dark with Book of the Damned hardcover rule book will be released September 2017 and is now available for pre-order With an MSRP of $44.99   The denizens of the evil planes of existence have long tempted, tormented, and tortured mortal life. From the lowliest imp to the...

Gatekeepers RPG Interview With Designer Ilya Bossov

Gatekeepers RPG Interview With Designer Ilya Bossov

Mar 3, 2017

  Drac has a chat with game designer Ilya Bossov and Play Tester Jerry “Cordovan” Snook about the game Gatekeepers, which is up on Kickstarter now! We also have a chat about Dungeons & Dragons Online as Ilya was a content designer for the game, back in the early days (Flimsy Firewood)   Audio Only Listen And Download Link...

Gatekeepers RPG On Kickstarter

Gatekeepers RPG On Kickstarter

Mar 1, 2017

  Gatekeepers is a role-playing game of fantasy intrigue, daring heists and tactical strikes. “Some secrets are best left undisturbed.”   Lagging Dice LLC is on kickstarter, with interesting take on the RPG genre. Gatekeepers     Gatekeepers is a role-playing game of fantasy intrigue, daring heists and tactical strikes. Some...