Here’s a look at today’s new, third party, and accessory releases.
Murder of Crows Publishing [visit their Facebook page here] has released a collection of Pathfinder adventures inspired by classic rock – Call You a Fool. “Within this book you will find four complete short adventures for the Pathfinder/Open Games License system, including printable, full-color 1”-square map tiles. Written for a variety of character levels and play styles, these adventures all draw their inspiration from masterpieces of rock music.” Written by Jeremy Cusker, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Call You a Fool – Pathfinder Adventures Inspired by Classic Rock.
Adamant Entertainment [visit their website here] has released a new Pathfinder supplement that introduces a narrative way of resolving combat in Saga. ” SAGA gives Game Masters an entirely new combat system — one that moves away from the tactical skirmish-level miniatures game forms the basis of Pathfinder combat. This new system can be used with the existing feats and abilities, and can be used in combination with the traditional rules — each system governing combats with different emphasis.” Written by Shannon Kalvar and Gareth-Michael Skarka, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Saga: An Optional Story-Based Combat System.
Mutants & Masterminds
Xion Studios [visit their Facebook page here] has released their latest Acts of Villainy Solo supplement for Mutants & Masterminds, featuring Migraine. “Once a college student with unending headaches, Migraine can now inflict the same pain on others! Undergoing an experiment that forced him into villainy, he now serves criminal masters as an agent of evil. Beware Migraine, the Tortured Telepath! Only in Acts of Villainy: Solo #47 and only only 99¢!” Written by DT Butchino, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Migraine – AoV Solo (M&M3e).
Misfit Studios has released a new Misfits & Menaces supplement for Mutants & Masterminds – A.E.G.I.S. [view our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. “Misfits & Menaces A.E.G.I.S. details an international corporation that puts on the public face of a benefactor to all humanity, but in truth it works on shadowy government projects and for any criminal organization that can pay its fees. A.E.G.I.S. (Advanced Engineering Genetic Integration & Structuring) manipulates the very building blocks of life to reach its objectives, no matter what harm may result.” Written by Steven Trustrum, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Misfits & Menaces A.E.G.I.S..
Green Ronin Publishing [visit their website here] has released their latest Gadget Guide supplement for Mutants & Masterminds, featuring Magic. “Not all superheroic gadgets are technological—far from it, in fact. Some are actually products of magic, from enchanted weapons and armor to cloaks and amulets, or items of “techno-magic” fusing modern technology with ancient sorcery. Gadget Guides: Magic looks at these magic items and their different uses in a Mutants & Masterminds game.” Written by Steve Kenson, it’s available for purchase from the Green Ronin webstore: Mutants & Masterminds Gadget Guide: Magic (PDF).
Cubicle 7 Entertainment has released a six-part Victorian fantasy campaign for Victoriana – Streets of Shadow [view our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. “There are dangers lurking in the shadows of the Smoke – and some of the most dangerous are stirring at the wrong time. With the War in the Crimea going badly for the British, the rumour of conscription has sent anarchists into the street. Against the backdrop of social unrest and increasing danger a web of troubles grows, culminating in a fearsome threat to the entire city.” Written by Walt Ciechanowski, Kristian Bjorkelo, Chad Bowser, and Peter Shweighofer, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Victoriana – Streets of Shadow.
Atomic Overmind Press [visit their website here] has released a new post-apocalyptic One Sheet adventure for their Fate-powered version of The Day After Ragnarok – Something Fishy. “A submarine journey across the western Pacific is interrupted by a volcanic eruption on a remote island. A secret Japanese base offers a tempting intelligence trove, but can the heroes avoid the evacuating japanese troops and suss out its secrets before it’s consumed by the volcano’s wrath? “ Written by Mitch Williams, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: One Sheet – Something Fishy (Fate Core).
Firehawk Games [visit their website here] has released their latest Novus supplement – Libram Novus #8. “We start off by presenting you with a group of options that can be used to enhance your game. These options run the gamut from being a way of encouraging players to have reasons why their characters travel together to an expansion of the Action Point rules. Then we round out the issue by presenting you with an alternative manner of creating and defining Combat Styles. This gives them a bit more oomph! and makes them a bit more interesting overall.” Written by Tim Dugger, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Libram Novus #8.
Fantasy Games Unlimited [visit their website here] has released a new Villains and Vigilantes superhero supplement – Department 88. “From the land of the rising sun we bring you the manual for Department 88! This sourcebook is a great campaign boost ripe with the inner workings of a major law enforcement agency only for Villains and Vigilantes™, the Original Superhero Role Play.” Written by John P. Adams, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Villains and Vigilantes: Department 88.
Accessible Games [visit their website here] has released a systemless supplement designed for any cyberpunk setting and system in Fire Starters. “Fire Starters contains the fuel you need to ignite any cyberpunk campaign. You’ll get 10 systemless adventure seeds, complete with player information, GM-only background info, complications, and follow-up advice on how to integrate these adventures into a larger campaign.” Written by Jacob Wood, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Fire Starters: 10 Adventure Seeds to Spark Your Cyberpunk Campaign.
DramaScape has released a new modern/near sci-fi battlemap – Ice Base Nivayohce [view our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. “Ice Base Nivayohce can be used in modern or science fiction games. Its technology indicates near science fiction game use, but could also be an old abandoned base in a far future science fiction game. It could be used as an arctic or Antarctic base on Earth, a base on Pluto, or any other ice rock or planet in the universe. This base could be a research station or even a small colony.” Designed by Simon Powell, Steven Black, and Vidar Edland, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: Ice Base Nivayohce.