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...

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...

BATTLETECH returns to the PC via Kickstarter

Harebrained Schemes Returns to Kickstarter with BATTLETECH(TM) Indie Studio Follows Up On Shadowrun Crowdfunding Successes WHAT: TACTICAL ‘MECH COMBAT RETURNS TO THE PC. Harebrained Schemes is pleased to announce their return to Kickstarter this Fall to partner with backers in co-funding the creation of BATTLETECH. Jordan Weisman, the creator of BattleTech and MechWarrior, is back with the first...

Battletech Drop Pod Sequence Initiated… Three, Two, One!

There’s been some rest and re-fit going on with BattleTech, but it’s time for the action to start ramping up once more. There’s so much heavy metal excitement, we’ve merged them into a single mega-announcement. Strap in and hang on for the atmospheric interface, ’cause it’s gonna be one fantastic ride into a hot zone of gaming action! INTERSTELLAR OPERATION BETA RELEASE Catalyst Game Labs...

New Releases: Handbook: House Kurita and Turning Points: Irian

Handbook: House KuritaFor almost a millennium, the symbol of the Dragon has struck fear into the rest of the Inner Sphere. The fearless dedication of its warriors, the devotion of its people, and the awesome ambitions of its Coordinator: House Kurita has been more reviled than any other power. Yet a new leader has arisen in the last decades, bringing about a host of reforms and reigning in the realm’s...

Official INFINITY Tabletop Roleplaying Game Announced!

Modiphius Goes To War With Corvus Belli! Official INFINITY Tabletop Roleplaying Game Announced! London-based Modiphius Entertainment has announced a licensing deal with Corvus Belli to create a line of roleplaying games based on INFINITY, their top-selling miniatures skirmish game. www.modiphius.com/infinity Infinity was launched by Spanish company, Corvus Belli in 2005. It actually started life...

Catalyst November & December Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of NOVEMBER 19TH, 2014: BattleTech: Assault Lance Pack ($19.99) Thrown into the thick of the firefight, an assault lance MechWarrior has an ego as wide as a DropShip. That ego was earned in blood, sweat and hard-fought victories in the teeth of the enemy across a hundred worlds… Unleash the Assault Lance Pack on your enemies! Atlas, Grasshopper, Blackjack and Victor...

Catalyst August and September Street Dates

The following products have a Street Date of AUGUST 27TH, 2014: Shadowrun: Crossfire ($59.99) “I know I sound like I’m talking about a roleplaying game, and it’s not. But it lends itself well to telling a good story.” Zee Garcia, The Dice Tower Shadowrun: Crossfire is the hotly-anticipated deck-building game in one of the most popular game settings of all time. Crossing cyperpunk with fantasy...

BattleTech Alpha Strike Companion PDF/Print Preorder, and Other PDF, Available

BattleMechs clash, fighters duel, and infantry swarm across the landscape. High above the clouds, mighty WarShips emerge from hyperspace, laden with DropShips filled with reinforcements. A host of new machines, new warriors, and new tactics are unleashed as war rages from the void of space to the earth below. The BattleTech universe is yours to conquer! Alpha Strike Companion adds legions of new rules...

Worlds of Rage from United Sight Studios

United Sight Studios gives gamers what they want, revolutionizes role-playing experience with modern storyline, simple mechanics  ‘Worlds of Rage’ strikes a rare balance between a compelling RPG storyline and simple playing mechanics, giving players a game that can grow and adapt with them ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – There are more than 10 million role-players gaming across the globe, and they all have...

Review: Catalyst Games – A Time of War (Battletech)

Battletech: A Time of War A Time of War is a sourcebook that brings a roleplaying element into the military sci-fi Battletech universe written by Herb Beas and published by Catalyst Game Labs. By Cape Rust Learn more about A Time of War here Purchase A Time of War here Player: Eject! Eject! GM: Eject? What are you talking about? Player: My Mech is about to blow up and my pilot doesn’t want to...

Review: Ulster Games – Squadron AIU

Squadron AIU Squadron AIU is a military sci-fi setting and system written by name and published by Ulster Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Squadron here Download Squadron AIU here Squadron AIU is a new military sci-fi setting powered by a unique game system. Depicting a not-too-far future version of Earth, it pits humans in a battle of survival (essentially) against a couple of ancient races...

Review: SSDC – Paper Miniatures (Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century)

Paper Miniatures Battlelords & Paper Miniatures No Man’s Land These paper miniatures are designed for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century designed by Michael Osadciw and published by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss SSDC has published two sets of paper miniatures for use with Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century. Paper Miniatures Battlelords features races found...

Review: SSDC – Silent Wars (Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century)

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century: Silent Wars Silent Wars is a sourcebook for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century written by Harry L. Heckel IV and published by Optimus Design Systems, now supported by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss Silent Wars is a complete sourcebook for Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century detailing a rebellion that is occurring within the background...

Review: SSDC – Reloaded (Battlelords of the 23rd Century)

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century Lock-N-Load: Reloaded Reloaded is a supplement from the Lock-N-Load series for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century written by Tony Oliveira and published by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss Reloaded is a supplement to the Lock-N-Load series of sourcebooks providing additional weapons, armor, ammunition, and optional rules. It claims to...

Review: Palladium Books – The New Generation (Robotech)

Robotech: The New Generation The New Generation is a supplement for the anime military sci-fi system Robotech written by Irvin Jackson and published by Palladium Books. By Aaron T. Huss The New Generation is the latest sourcebook for Robotech which moves the timeline out further to the Third Robotech War where the Invid have essentially taken over Earth and enslaved a good portion of the population...

Review: SSDC – Engines of War (Battlelords of the 23rd Century)

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century: Engines of War Engines of War is a supplement for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century written by Dr. Louis Norton and published by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss Engines of War is the vehicle sourcebook for Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century adding military and non-military vehicles plus massive mecha-styled armor called ultra...

Review: SSDC – Beyond the Rift (Battlelords of the 23rd Century)

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century: Beyond the Rift Beyond the Rift is a campaign setting and sourcebook for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century written by Tony Oliveira and published by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss Beyond the Rift is a new campaign setting for Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century that can be utilized instead as a standard sourcebook. It extends...

Review: SSDC – Battle Master Pack (Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century)

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century: Battle Master Pack Battle Master Pack is an accessory for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century published by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss Battle Master Pack is an accessory filled with quick reference hand-outs for Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century Battle Masters. Similar to a GMs Screen, this pack contains loads of tables useful...

Review: SSDC – Galactic Underground 3 (Battlelords of the 23rd Century)

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century: Galactic Underground 3 Galactic Underground 3 is a supplement for the military sci-fi system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century written by Benjamin Pierce and Lawrence R. Sims and published by SSDC. By Aaron T. Huss Galactic Underground 3 follows the series of supplements, of the same name, providing even more options to players and Battle Masters. Unlike...