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...

Cryptozoic Announces Release of Spyfall 2 Card Game in early 2017

Sequel to Award-Winning Party Game Features 20 New Locations and Up to Two Spies and 12 Players Lake Forest, CA – January 27, 2017 – Cryptozoic Entertainment, leading creator of board games, trading cards, and collectibles, announced the early 2017 release of the card game Spyfall 2. Developed by leading Russian game publisher Hobby World, the sequel to the hit 2015 social deduction party game...

Game of Kings – Kickstarter

New Roleplaying game launches kickstarter Untitled promises “the most complete indie RPG starter kit on the market” Washington, DC, January 24, 2017– New Kickstarters are nothing new.  But, if you are passionate about roleplaying games, you’ll definitely want to slow down for this one. Untitled is a neat game in its own right, an old-school crunchy experience streamlined by modern narrative...

Protagonist Archive and Alien Flame Light up Fragged Empire

Prepare for thrilling new frontiers as four new races and a brand new adventure descend upon Fragged Empire’s sci-fi universe   Hi there, Today we’re really pleased to announce the double release of of two exciting new Fragged Empire resources; Protagonist Archive, a new source book of allies, factions and races, and Alien Flame, a brand new adventure for Wade Dyer’s awesome...

Explore a Perilous New Frontier with Mindjammer: The Far Havens!

Explore a perilous frontier with THE FAR HAVENS a brand new campaign for the Mindjammer roleplaying game   Hi there,   Today we’re really pleased to announce the release of THE FAR HAVENS a brand new campaign pack for the Ennie award-winning Mindjammer roleplaying game.   THE FAR HAVENS is available in Print and PDF from Modiphius.net and in PDF on DriveThruRPG.com (see link below).  ...

A Universe of Adventure Awaits with the FREE Dominion Quickstart for Mindjammer Traveller!

Venture Into a World of Transhuman Sci-Fi Roleplaying For Your TRAVELLER™ Game! Hi there,   Today we’re really pleased to announce the release of Dominion Quickstart for the Mindjammer Traveller setting, a chance to sample a transhuman science fiction universe for the TRAVELLER™ roleplaying game. The Dominion Quickstart is available in print for just £5 and as a FREE PDF on Modiphius.net...

Tales from the Gazebo – When to Win With a “Loss”, Part 2

When to Win With a “Loss”, Part 2 By Cape Rust So now we get to the heart of the matter, and what better way to drive this point home than to share yet another gaming story. So there we were; we had done all of the things you do when going through an adventure. Almost died a few times, killed kobolds, orcs, skeletons, and even tangled with some drow. We had reached the “final” battle....

Be a Superhero in VR starting Feb 3 with First Impact: Rise of a Hero

First Impact: Rise of a Hero is the first VR game where players can assume the role of a superhero, complete with a myriad of powers that would make even Superman blush. I’m pleased to announced that the game will be launching shortly, available to players on HTC Vive, Oculus Rift and PC starting February 3, 2017. First Impact: Rise of a Hero (First Impact for short) is a first-person, Action-RPG...

Prepare for a Universe of Adventure with Mindjammer for the Traveller RPG!

Explore a Brand New World of Transhuman Sci-Fi Roleplaying For Your TRAVELLER™ Game!   Hi there,   Today we’re really pleased to announce the release of  of Mindjammer-Transhuman Adventure in the Second Age of Space, a transhuman science fiction setting for the TRAVELLER™ roleplaying game from Mongoose Publishing.   The Ennie Award-winning transhuman science-fiction RPG setting...

Flatminis Releases a New Wave of 2D Heroes

Flatminis have just released a new wave of heroes to accompany their already solid range of 2D preprinted miniatures. Latest addition brings spell and arrow users into action. Together with already available releases they make a great way to play RPGs or any miniature games. The source says: “Wizards, clerics and sorceresses fill the ranks of Flatminis heroes. And some pointy eared archers too. Latest...

Delve into D&D History with Tales from the Yawning Portal

There are many iconic adventures and stories in the 43-year history (!) of Dungeons & Dragons that current fans may not have ever experienced. If you just got into D&D in the past few years, you likely haven’t braved the Tomb of Horrors or climbed White Plume Mountain or fought Against the Giants. Even longtime fans haven’t been able to fully explore the Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan...

Ork Shirts for Mental Health! Only Two Days Left!

Ork Shirts for Happiness and Community: Original Designs Supporting Good Causes 121% funded with 2 days left at Indiegogo! Unique and playful Ork shirts and postcards available on Indiegogo until January 5 (two more days)! Every pledge supports research to improve the lives of those affected by mental illness. The RPG Crossing play-by-post gaming community has expanded its fifth annual December drive...

Darby Pop Publishing’s Third “Breaking Into Comics” Contest

DARBY POP PUBLISHING RUNS THIRD “BREAKING INTO COMICS” CONTEST – Winning writers & artists get published in Side-Kicked trade paperback reprint – Los Angeles, CA (December 27, 2016) – It’s not easy to get a foot in the door of the comic book industry — which is why Darby Pop Publishing helps talented creators “break into comics” with an annual competition.  After the phenomenal...

Hollywood’s Top Prop Makers Take on D&D

Have you ever dreamed of owning a one-of-a-kind piece of memorabilia from your favorite game or TV show? Well now you can thanks to “Super-Fan Builds,” a new online TV series from Defy Media and Metro. The series follows some of Hollywood’s top prop makers and craftsmen who create one-of-a-kind collectibles for deserving “super-fans.”   Next week, on December 27, a D&D...

Tales from the Gazebo – When to Win With a “Loss”, Part 1

When to Win With a “Loss”, Part 1 By Cape Rust When you are running a game, you should never view your game as “me versus the players”. Stop right here if that is how you approach your games. Rethink your life and ask yourself if you really should be running games if you think that way. Sure some of you have run games with just that attitude and things have turned out just fine. Sometimes...

Before the Flood – Brand New Achtung! Cthulhu adventure Releases!

Hi there,   Today we’re really pleased to release Before the Flood, the fourth book in John Houlihan’s acclaimed Seraph Chronicles series, which charts the adventures of the mysterious Mister Seraph: seer, sorcerer, witchman and implacable opponent of dread Cthulhu and his minions down the ages.   Before the Flood is available in PDF from Modiphius.net and DriveThruRPG, as well as...

Tales from the Gazebo – Are you Really Friends with the People in your Gaming Group?

Are you Really Friends with the People in your Gaming Group? By Cape Rust This article/rant/whatever you want to call it was inspired by something that recently happened to my gaming group. As you read this, please remember there are no absolutes and if you disagree with my statements or opinions, I recommend you comment on this article, and while you’re at it visit the RPC Facebook page and...

Awesome New Sci-fi Adventure Mindjammer BLUE Releases!

ADVENTURE IN THE RUINS OF AN ALIEN WORLD   Blue. A beautiful yet alien world. Until six hundred years ago it was the home of an unimaginably advanced alien species, poised in splendid isolation on the brink of transcendence, refusing even to communicate with the lesser intelligences which had colonised its planetary twin. That’d be us-homo variens, the diverse and curious descendants of the...

New Horror Storytelling Game

Mystical Throne Entertainment is proud to announce the release of the Beyond the Firelight core rulebook. This is the full release of the historical horror storytelling game rooted in folklore and mythology. Playable in all historical eras (such as those presented in Shadowed Earth), it can also be used for modern day weird fantasy where the horror is real. The PDF is available now and the POD will...

Entropic Gaming System Fantasy Companion Now Available

Mystical Throne Entertainment is proud to announce the release of Entropic Heroes: Fantasy for the Entropic Gaming System. This newest rules companion book provides 140 pages of fantasy content to the Entropic Gaming System including new fantasy races, magical weapons, and more types of magic! The PDF is available now and the POD versions, in both hardcover and paperback, should be available in January. Entropic...