Review: Iron Crown Enterprises – HARP Fantasy

HARP Fantasy HARP Fantasy is an epic fantasy role-playing game, written by John Duffield, Thom Jones, Sam Orton, and Marc Rosen and published by Iron Crown Enterprises. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about HARP Fantasy here Purchase HARP Fantasy here Find other HARP Fantasy posts here HARP Fantasy is an epic fantasy role-playing game system powered by the High Adventure Role Playing (HARP) mechanics...

Review: Wizards of the Coast – Tales from the Yawning Portal (Dungeons & Dragons), Part 1

Tales from the Yawning Portal Tales from the Yawning Portal is an epic fantasy adventure compilation for Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition, compiled by Kim Mohan and Mike Mearls and published by Wizards of the Coast. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Tales from the Yawning Portal here Purchase Tales from the Yawning Portal here Find other Dungeons & Dragons posts here This review is being done...

Book Review: J.F. Lewis – Worldshaker (The Grudgebearer Trilogy)

Worldshaker Worldshaker is an epic fantasy novel from The Grudgebearer Trilogy, written by J.F. Lewis. By Cape Rust Purchase Worldshaker here Find other TAG posts here Uled who created the made-for-war Aern, the plantlike Vael and the reptilian Zar is getting ready to implement his plan to return from the dead. He is going to accomplish this using an army of undead to destroy everything in his way....

Review: Iron Crown Enterprises – Folkways (HARP Fantasy)

Folkways Folkways is a reference guide and epic fantasy supplement for HARP Fantasy, written by Jonathan Cassie and published by Iron Crown Enterprises. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Folkways here Purchase Folkways here Find other HARP Fantasy posts here Folkways is actually two books in one. The first half of the book is the Folkways portion – a reference guide designed for fleshing out...

Review: Burning Games – A Garden in Hell (FAITH)

A Garden in Hell A Garden in Hell is a boxed starter set for the sci-fi FAITH Role-playing Game, written by J.C. Alvarez and published by Burning Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about A Garden in Hell here Purchase A Garden in Hell here Find other FAITH posts here DISCLAIMER: Roleplayers Chronicle was sent a copy of the boxed starter set for review. FAITH is a new sci-fi tabletop role-playing...

Review: FunSizedGames – Little Fears Nightmare Edition

Little Fears Nightmare Edition Little Fears Nightmare Edition is a modern horror storytelling game written by Jason L. Blair and published by FunSizedGames. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Little Fears Nightmare Edition here Purchase Little Fears Nightmare Edition here Find other FunSizedGames posts here Little Fears, Nightmare Edition, is a modern horror storytelling game that toes the line between...

Review: Hyacinth Games – Wreck Age

Wreck Age Wreck Age is a post-apocalyptic tabletop game written by Anton Zaleski and published by Hyacinth Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Wreck Age here Purchase Wreck Age here Find other Wreck Age posts here Wreck Age describes itself as a narrative RPG and tabletop skirmish game. It contains a near-future version of Earth where pollution and what-not has scared off the wealthy and leaders...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Shadowrun: Anarchy (Cue System) [Part 2]

Shadowrun: Anarchy Shadowrun: Anarchy is a Cue System-based version of the fantasy cyberpunk Shadowrun RPG, written by Randall N. Bills, Patrick Goodman, Jason M. Hardy, Philip A. Lee, Aaron Pavao, O.C. Presley, and Russell Zimmerman and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about Shadowrun: Anarchy here Purchase Shadowrun: Anarchy here Find other Cue System posts here and here We’re...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Shadowrun: Anarchy (Cue System) [Part 1]

Shadowrun: Anarchy Shadowrun: Anarchy is a Cue System-based version of the fantasy cyberpunk Shadowrun RPG, written by Randall N. Bills, Patrick Goodman, Jason M. Hardy, Philip A. Lee, Aaron Pavao, O.C. Presley, and Russell Zimmerman and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Shadowrun: Anarchy here Purchase Shadowrun: Anarchy here Find other Cue System posts here and...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Court of Shadows (Shadowrun)

Court of Shadows Court of Shadows is a sourcebook for the fantasy cyberpunk Shadowrun RPG, written by Jason M. Hardy, Cassandra Khaw, R.L. King, Aaron Pavao, Grant Robinson, Scott Schletz, Monica Valentinelli, Pete Woodworth, CZ Wright, and Russell Zimmerman and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about Court of Shadows here Purchase Court of Shadows here Find other Shadowrun...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Seattle Sprawl (Shadowrun)

Seattle Sprawl Seattle Sprawl is a fantasy cyberpunk sourcebook for Shadowrun, published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about Seattle Sprawl here Purchase Seattle Sprawl here Find other Shadowrun posts here This box set contains 7 products, a novel excerpt and an old school Catalyst catalog to give you lots of great information on the Shadows of the Emerald City, Seattle. The products...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Market Panic (Shadowrun)

Market Panic Market Panic is a sourcebook for the fantasy cyberpunk RPG Shadowrun, written by Mark Dynna, Jason M. Hardy, Philip A. Lee, Chris Lites, Sascha Morlok, Scott Schletz, Michael Wich, and Thomas Willoughby and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about Market Panic here Purchase Market Panic here Find other Shadowrun posts here In the Sixth World, the Big Ten isn’t...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Transcendent’s Edge (Valiant Universe RPG)

Transcendent’s Edge Transcendent’s Edge is a superheroic supplement for the Valiant Universe Roleplaying Game, written by Randall N. Bills, Aaron Cahall, Joel Bancroft-Connors, Kevin Killiany, Philip A. Lee, and Craig Reed and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Aaron T. Huss Purchase Transcendent’s Edge here Find other Valiant Universe RPG posts here Transcendent’s Edge...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Rigger 5.0 (Shadowrun)

Rigger 5.0 Rigger 5.0 is a fantasy cyberpunk supplement for Shadowrun, written by Mark Dynna, Jeff Halket, Jason M. Hardy, Adam Large, Aaron Pavao, Scott Schletz, R.J. Thomas, Malik Toms, and Thomas Willoughby and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about Rigger 5.0 here Purchase Rigger 5.0 here Find other Shadowrun posts here Welcome back to the sprawl chummer; I’m your ride...

Review: Guild Companion Publications – Eidolon (Shadow World)

Eidolon, City in the Sky Eidolon, City in the Sky is an epic fantasy sourcebook for Rolemaster Shadow World, written by Terry Kevin Amthor and published by Guild Companion Publications. By Aaron T. Huss Purchase Eidolon, City in the Sky here Find other Shadow World posts here Eidolon, City in the Sky is another sourcebook for the Shadow World setting for Rolemaster. Continuing on with books like...

Book Review: Harry Turtledove – Bombs Away: The Hot War

Bombs Away: The Hot War Bombs Away: The Hot War is an alternate history novel written by Harry Turtledove and published by Random House Publishing Group. By Cape Rust Purchase Bombs Away: The Hot War here This alternate history of the Korean Conflict starts with a bang. As Gen Douglas McArthur is losing control of the ground war in Korea, he comes to the stark realization that he must convince President...

Review: Cryptozoic Entertainment – Mod X

Mod X Mod X is an abstract strategy game published by Cryptozoic Entertainment. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Mod X here Find other Cryptozoic Entertainment posts here When Cryptozoic Entertainment asked if I’d like to review another product of theirs, I leaped at the chance and asked to see Mod X, one of their abstract strategy games. Obviously there are many choices, but I like to find...

Review: Palladium Books – Expeditionary Force Marines Sourcebook (Robotech)

Expeditionary Force Marines Sourcebook Expeditionary Force Marines Sourcebook is a military sci-fi supplement for Robotech, written by Irvin Jackson and Kevin Siembieda and published by Palladium Books. By Chad Elstad Learn more about Expeditionary Force Marines Sourcebook here Find other Palladium Books posts here My indoctrination into the Robotech universe was watching it on television back in...

Novel Review: Lucas Books – Lords of the Sith (Star Wars)

Lords of the Sith Lords of the Sith is a Star Wars novel written by Paul S. Kemp and published by Lucas Books. By Cape Rust Purchase Lords of the Sith here Darth Vader and his master, the Emperor, travel to Ryloth to evaluate an underperforming Moff and to inspect imperial operations on the home world of the Twi’leks. Ryloth is a growing source of slaves and the narcotic known as spice. There...

Review: Modiphius Entertainment – Mutant: Year Zero

Mutant: Year Zero Mutant: Year Zero is a post-apocalyptic role-playing game written by Tomas Härenstam and published by Modiphius Entertainment. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Mutant: Year Zero here Purchase Mutant: Year Zero here Find other Modiphius Entertainment posts here Mutant: Year Zero is a survival-oriented post-apocalyptic game. Before Modiphius Entertainment sent me a copy for review,...