Forbidden Lands: Spire of Quetzel Compendium Launches + Bundle Returns!

Today we’re delighted to announce the release of the Quetzel’s Spire Scenario Compendium, a brand new expansion of adventures for the acclaimed Forbidden Lands RPG. Forbidden Lands is a new take on classic fantasy roleplaying. In this open-world survival roleplaying game, you’re not heroes sent on missions dictated by others – instead, you are raiders and rogues bent on...

Guest Article: Signal Fire Studios – “In With The Old, In With The New”

“In With The Old, In With The New” By Jamie Chambers The following article discusses the 5th Edition adventure A Delve In The Cave (written for 1st level characters) that has less than a week left on a Kickstarter campaign as of this posting. Here you’ll get a peek inside my creative process when writing adventures. If you’re a Game Master interested running this adventure you will find some...

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...

Kickstarter: The Ice Kingdoms August 1-30

An early edition campaign setting for the lovers of old school games, The Ice Kingdoms is designed to be usable in multiple retroclone systems, including For Gold & Glory, OSRIC, Labyrinth Lord, and more. According to its chief designer, CS Barnhart, Ice Kingdoms is “a game setting that is sort of Robert E. Howard Sword and Sorcery meets Vikings.” It’s an ambitious project,...

Seven at One Blow from Kabuki Kaiser

SEVEN AT ONE BLOW GOONIES IN A DUNGEON! A Grotesque Humor Primer for Epic Zero Roleplaying. A survival horror comedy plug and play hack compatible with everything OSR, that you can play right off the bat. SEVEN AT ONE BLOW is an OSR RPG hack in which the characters are always ordinary people cast into extraordinary situations. Because of this, the world is insanely cruel, and even the lowest monsters...

Ride the Beanstalk and Crawl into the Sprawling Halls of Castle Gargantua

Ride the beanstalk and crawl into the sprawling halls of Castle Gargantua. There awaits the most legendary of giants, giants the size of a tower, and the fiercest creatures known to man. Delve further than ever for the great doors of Castle Gargantua have swung open once again, and what lies ahead isn’t for the faint-hearted. The craziest, biggest dungeon ever published by the OSR. A campaign,...

The Sinister Stone of Sakkara for Adventurer Conqueror King System

Autarch has finally launched its next crowdfunding project on Kickstarter: The Sinister Stone of Sakkara. The Sinister Stone of Sakkara is a ready-to-play adventure scenario presented for use with the Adventurer Conqueror King System. The adventure will be available in both PDF and print formats. The scenario is intended for six to ten characters of 1st to 3rd level, with a combined total of 8-12 levels...

Olde House Rules has a New Release: Braunstein!

Role-playing began with the Braunstein games of the late 1960s.  These converted war-games emphasized personal interactions and setting over complex rules and excessive mechanics… Braunstein! is written in this style, being designed for historical adventure games in the 4th through 15th centuries, but expandable through the early 16th if so desired.  The judge need only choose a historical...

‘Valley of the Five Fires’ Wins 2014 Three Castles™ RPG Design Award

‘Valley of the Five Fires’ Wins 2014 Three Castles™ RPG Design Award Dallas, TX — June 9, 2014 – The North Texas RPG Convention honored RPG designer Richard J. LeBlanc, Jr. with the Three Castles™ RPG Design Award for his work on ‘Old School Adventures™ Module VA1: Valley of the Five Fires.’ ‘Valley of the Five Fires’ is a Mongol-inspired steppe setting...

Fear! Fire! Foes! from Olde House Rules

Fear! Fire! Foes! is a supplement to Pits & Perils.  It adds a wealth of original content to the game while preserving its old-school look and feel, not to mention simplicity… Pits & Perils II, Fear! Fire! Foes! has: Variant character classes, like the eastern monk and psychic savant.  Or become an elven fighter and combine magic with deadly combat maneuvers. New equipment, including...

Old School Mythic Superhero Sci-Fi

Expand Your Pathfinder Mythic Adventures with Mythic Realms Paizo Publishing has released their latest Pathfinder Campaign Setting supplement, a companion book to their Mythic Adventures hardcover – Mythic Realms [view our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. Written by Benjamin Bruck, Jason Bulmahn, Amanda Harmon, Nicolas Logue, Jason Nelson, F. Wesley Schneider, and...

Today’s Third Party Supplements

Otherworldly Invocations for Pathfinder Necromancers of the Northwest [visit their website here] has released their latest epic fantasy supplement for Pathfinder – Otherworldly Invocations. Written by Alex Riggs, David Mesick, and Joshua Zaback, it’s available for purchase in PDF and POD from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Otherworldly Invocations This book takes witch patrons in a wild new...

Kickstarter Funded and Arcana Continues

Classic Fantasy Based on Mouse Guard Burning Wheel [visit their website here] has released the general availability of their Torchbearer classic fantasy RPG, based on the Mouse Guard RPG, after a successful Kickstarter campaign. Written by Thor & Olavsrud, and Luke Crane, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Torchbearer Based on the award-winning Mouse Guard Roleplaying...

Today’s Third Party Releases

A Collection of Alternate Character Classes for Labyrinth Lord ZEROBarrier [visit their website here] has released the latest issue of their Dyson’s Dodecahedron classic fantasy supplement series for Labyrinth Lord. Written by Dyson Logos, it’s available for Pay What You Want from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Dyson’s Dodecahedron – Vol 1 Issue 7 The seventh issue of Dyson’s...

Planetary Tool Kit and Critical Hits

Mazandaran Planetary Tool Kit for Traveller Zozer Games [visit their website here] has released a new Planetary Tool Kit supplement for Traveller featuring Mazandaran. Written by Paul Elliott, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Planetary Tool Kit 3: Mazandaran Mazandaran is most famous for its World River, a single river that cuts a channel almost the entire circumference...

New Maps, Miniatures, and a Magazine

Chapel & Crypt Storey Map Heroic Maps [visit their website here] has released a new Storey map with surface and dungeon floorplan – Chapel & Crypt. Designed by J. Bilton, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Heroic Maps – Storeys: Chapel & Crypt Chapel & Crypt is a printable dungeon floorplan compatible with any RPG/Dungeon-Crawl game. It can...

Today’s Third Party Releases

Shaman of Humanity Character Class for Pathfinder Fat Goblin Games [visit their Facebook page here] has released their latest CLASSifieds epic fantasy supplement for Pathfinder featuring the Shaman of Humanity. Written by Tyler Beck, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: CLASSifieds: Shaman of Humanity (Druid Archetype) Some druids believe that human society has been encroaching...

A Whole Lot of New Releases

New Dungeons & Dragons PDF Reprints Wizards of the Coast has released their latest batch of PDF reprints covering Basic Dungeons & Dragons, Advanced Dungeons & Dragons, and Dungeons & Dragons 3.5, including the Monster Manual IV for 3.5. All four releases are available from the Dungeons & Dragons PDF store powered by DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: X6 Quagmire! (Basic) DriveThruRPG:...

The Latest Third Party Releases

Darakhul Ghoul Advanced Race for Pathfinder Kobold Press has released their latest Advanced Races epic fantasy supplement for Pathfinder featuring the Darakhul [view our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. Written by Benjamin McFarland and Wolfgang Baur, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Advanced Races 2: Darakhul Ghouls (Pathfinder RPG) In...

A New Map, Miniatures and Card Deck

Fantasy Forest Camp Battlemap from DramaScape DramaScape has released their latest fantasy battlemap featuring a Forest Camp [view our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. Designed by Simon Powell, Steven J Black, and Vidar Edland, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Forest Camp The product includes a single map of a small, three tent encampment...