Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Sixth World Beginner Box (Shadowrun)

Sixth World Beginner Box Sixth World Beginner Box is a cyberpunk fantasy quick-start box set of the new 6th Edition of Shadowrun, published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Sixth World Beginner Box here Purchase Sixth World Beginner Box here Find other Shadowrun posts here Sixth World Beginner Box is a starter kit for the new 6th Edition of Shadowrun. Although this set includes...

Shadowrun, Sixth World Developer’s Notes

Shadowrun, Sixth World Developer’s Notes From Jason Hardy, Shadowrun Line Developer: Shadowrun, Sixth World is coming soon! Wait, Shadowrun, Sixth World isn’t out yet? But I’ve been thinking about it for years! Playing it for more than a year! How are other people not playing it? Development time can be so disorienting. There was a time—six years ago, to be specific—when I threatened...

Preview the Lineup of Shadowrun, Sixth Edition Rulebooks, Sourcebooks and Game Aids!

Hot on the heels of our announcement launching Shadowrun, Sixth Edition, it’s time to take a closer look at the blistering fusillade of action-packed books, games, and swag that will shake the Sixth World! (Click on the images to view a larger version.) BEGINNER BOX, $24.99 (JUNE) The Shadowrun Sixth World Beginner Box is the easiest way to dive into the intrigue, grit, and action of one of the...

SHADOWRUN: SIXTH WORLD, An All-New Edition of Cyberpunk Fantasy

Catalyst Game Labs proudly announces the sixth edition of the Shadowrun roleplaying game, Shadowrun, Sixth World, debuting this summer. Are you ready to risk everything? The Sixth World. One of the most enduring RPG settings ever created, with shadows growing deeper and darker in its latest edition. Dominated by enormous, world-striding megacorporations strangling metahumanity in their clutches,...

Review: Catalyst Game Labs – Shadowrun Crossfire

Shadowrun Crossfire Shadowrun Crossfire is a deck-building game set in the Shadowrun universe, developed by Gregory Marques, Mike Elliott, Rob Heinsoo, James “Jim” Lin, Sean McCarthy, and Rob Watkins and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Shadowrun Crossfire here Purchase Shadowrun Crossfire here Find other Catalyst Game Labs posts here Crossfire is a...

ENTROMANCY is Coming to Kickstarter on August 7!

We’re thrilled to announce that Entromancy: A Cyberpunk Fantasy RPG is coming to Kickstarter on August 7, 2018.  Get ready to dive into a cyberpunk urban fantasy world filled with magic, espionage, hacking, and gunslinging action! Entromancy is a tabletop roleplaying game set in San Francisco in the late 21st century.  In our world, a quarter of the earth’s power now runs on ceridium,...

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...

Catalyst Game Labs May And June Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of MAY 25th, 2016: BattleTech Combat Manual: Mercenaries ($34.99)Some soldiers fight for king and country, some for honor and glory, others for liberty or loved ones. We’ll fight for that too, whatever your cause, as long as the check clears. For over forty centuries, mercenaries have plied their trade and been instrumental in toppling empires or holding...

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...

Catalyst Game Labs March And April Street Dates

The following product had a Street Date of MARCH 16th, 2016: Shadowrun Rigger 5.0 ($49.99)Spin your wheels over slick sprawl streets while drifting away from hot pursuit. Fly through narrow canyons ahead of missiles twisting their way after you. Shrink down to insect size to get an eye on places outsiders aren’t supposed to see. These are just some of the ways riggers jack up their seemingly unending...

SHADOWRUN & BATTLETECH LEGENDS FICTION RETURNS

From the moment Decision at Thunder Rift published in 1986 for BattleTech and Into The Shadows published in 1990 for Shadowrun, novels became an integral part of each universe. Unfolding a living arrow of time where the universe changed and progressed, while also presenting different sides of each story: all the shades of grey. Over one hundred and thirty novels published across two decades...

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...

Wrath of Dragons and Shadowrun: Crossfire High Caliber Ops

Wrath of Dragons is now available! In Wrath of Dragons, each player will assume the role of a dragon that, over the course of many centuries, flies into different regions of the Old World to lay waste to settlements, scorch fields, snatch livestock, take gold, and capture nobles. After 6 centuries have passed, the devastation, destruction, and fear that the dragons have caused is scored, and the...

Catalyst Game Labs September Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of SEPTEMBER 2, 2015: Jarl: The Vikings Tile-Laying Game ($39.99)In the long winters between raiding seasons, warriors keep their intellect sharp through games of wits and chance. Ragnar, Rollo, Floki and even the Earl challenge each other to this game of stone placement filled with tactics and subtle maneuvering for victory. Based upon History Channel’s...

Shadowrun: Data Trails out! And a New Novel! Shadowrun Awesomeness Explodes!

Do you like hacking the Matrix? Do you feel the need for new programs? Qualities aimed specifically at deckers and technomancers? Advice on playing and running the Matrix? A two-column example of how Matrix play proceeds? Information on artificial intelligences, Dissonance pools, and other deeply weird parts of the Matrix? All this, and art that springs from the most deeply deranged art notes we’ve...

New Shadowrun Campaigns Out for PDF Purchase, Print Pre-order!

We’ve just released two new campaigns for a variety of fantastic action within the Sixth World. First up is Shadowrun: Lockdown, now available for print-pre-order and PDF purchase (Battleshop, DriveThruRPG). This crossover plot book covers a slew of details of what’s going down in Boston and ties into the action of Shadowrun: Chronicles. Voices of Disaster The voices are getting louder. Strange...

Shadowrun: Hong Kong Kickstarter Is Live!

I’ve shared the story before, but it’s one of my most cherished geek memories, so I hope you don’t mind if I share it again. It’s 1989. My friends and I make our usual weekly visit (often more than just once a week) to our friendly neighborhood game store—in the fantastic Game Depot—to see  the latest and greatest. And hanging on the wall is a new poster unlike anything we’d seen before...