Savage Licensee Melior Via Kickstarts Detroit!

Kickstarter to Protect Detroit New Savage Worlds Kickstarter launched Monday, June 29th. Melior Via, LLC, publishers of the critically acclaimed Accursed and Hope Preparatory School game settings have launched a crowdfunding campaign to finance their new RPG setting. The Thin Blue Line: A Detroit Police Story is a modern horror setting, where players take on the role of officers of the Detroit Police...

Dynateens: Surf Force Now Available From Hex Games

In the early 90s, Chick Sabine of Sabine Entertainment decided the world needed a new show made by splicing together clips from a Korean action program with original content featuring hip young actors. Over the next two decades Dynateens spawned a dozen follow-up shows, all using the same formula that made the original such a hit. Now in 2014, the latest show, Dynateens: Surf Force, is set to debut...

Hedge Maze Battlemap and an Inferno Gazetteer

Here’s a look at today’s new, third party, and accessory releases. Dungeons & Dragons Wizards of the Coast continues their weekly output of PDF reprints for AD&D, D&D 3.5, and D&D 4.0 with seven new releases, including the D&D Encounters module Dark Sun: Fury of the Wastewalker. “On a trade road to the city-state of Tyr, a caravan is assaulted by a deadly obsidian...

Primeval Companion, a New Godlike Adventure, Do-Gooders & Daredevils for M&M 3e, and More!

Here’s a look at today’s new, third party, and accessory releases. Pathfinder New weapons and rules for Axes and Picks can be found in the latest Call to Arms supplement from Fat Goblin Games [visit their Facebook page here]. “Call to Arms: Axes and Picks not only includes new axe types and pick types, but also introduces rules for using double-headed hafted weapons like pickaxes...

Plenty of Adventuring Opportunities and More!

Five New One-Sheet Adventures for Shaintar Savage Worlds Evil Beagle Games [visit their website here] has released the collection of one-sheet adventures for the epic fantasy Shaintar, powered by Savage Worlds, featured as bonus goals from the Kickstarter. These five adventures are written by various authors and are all available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: A Darkness Comes to Stormwall DriveThruRPG:...

Supers, Samurai, and Star Wars

New Higher Powers Superhero RPG from Bold Pueblo Games Bold Pueblo Games [visit their website here] has released a new superhero RPG called Higher Powers. Written by Caoimhe Ora Snow, it’s available as Pay What You Want from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Higher Powers One year ago, on April 17, 2015, the Earth passed directly through the tail of a large, previously unknown comet. For three days,...

New Content for the Non-regulars

New Grappling Tactics for GURPS Martial Arts Steve Jackson Games [visit their website here] has released a new Martial Arts PDF for GURPS discussing Technical Grappling. Written by Douglas H. Cole, it’s available for purchase from e23. e23: GURPS Martial Arts: Technical Grappling It’s been a while since we had a new GURPS release, so we’ve decided to go with one that is best described...

Today’s Third Party Releases

Close Assault Weapons Kitbag from Avalon Games Avalon Games [visit their website here] has released their latest Kitbag weapon supplement for Traveller featuring Close Assault Weapons. Written by Martin J. Dougherty, it’s available for purchase from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Kitbag #5, Close Assault Weapons Close assault weapons are intended for use, as the name suggests, at very short ranges...

Today’s New Releases

Free Player’s Guide for Army Ants Legacy Edition Splintered Realms Publishing [visit their website here] has released a free Player’s Guide for their Legacy Edition of Army Ants, funded via Kickstarter. Written by Michael T. Desing, it’s available for download from DriveThruRPG: DriveThruRPG: Michael T. Desing’s Army Ants RPG Legacy Edition: Player’s Guide You’ve just...

A Host of New Releases and PDF Reprints

Little Wizards Now Available in English from Crafty Games Crafty Games has released an English version of the French RPG for kids – Little Wizard [see our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. Updated by Amanda Valentine, the print and PDF editions are both available from the Crafty Games webstore: Webstore: Little Wizards The kids in our lives all dream of visiting other...

WaRPed, Mecha, and Ultramodern4

Atlas Games Releases their Second Warped Adventure Atlas Games has released their second adventure module for the new OGL system WaRP (powering Over the Edge), Warped Adventures: Infection [visit our entry in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here]. Written by Roger Burton West, it’s available for purchase from the e23 Warehouse: e23 Warehouse: Infection (Warped Adventures) In Infection,...

Children of Gaea Expanded Occupation for d20 Modern

Product Name: Children of Gaea Publisher: Skortched Urf’ Studios Author: Chris A. Field System: d20 Modern Setting: Otherverse Games Series: Expanded Occupations Theme: Modern Action Type: Supplement Release: PDF Available: Link: http://www.skortchedurfstudios.com/ Skortched Urf’ Studios has released a new Expanded Occupations supplement for d20 Modern. The Children of Gaea are inspired...

Modern Action Using Pathfinder with Modern Adventures Beta Edition

Product Name: Modern Adventures Publisher: paNik Productions Author: M. Andrew Payne System: Pathfinder Setting: Series: Theme: Modern Action Type: Supplement (Beta Edition) Release: PDF Available: Link: http://www.panikproductions.com/ paNik Productions has released a beta test edition of a new modern action overlay for Pathfinder. Modern Adventures is an supplement to the Pathfinder Roleplaying...

Point of Insanity Fully Releases OSR Compatible Modern Monks

Product Name: Player’s Guide | Game Master’s Guide | Quick Start Guides Publisher: Point of Insanity Game Studio Author: Al Seeger System: Modern Monks Setting: Series: Theme: Modern Action, Martial Arts Type: Core Rulebook Release: PDF Available: Link: http://poigamestudio.weebly.com/ Point of Insanity Game Studios has released the full series of their Modern Monks core rulebooks, compatible...

Killshot Gets Reloaded With a New Kickstarter Campaign

Most roleplaying games are about the heroes of legend and fantasy, those who would brave the dangers of death, dismemberment, and eternity in Hell to fight the forces of darkness and dread. Not that there’s anything wrong with that, but everything doesn’t spin according to the actions of a select few noble spirits. Around here, death is stronger than currency and it commands the most respect,...

Otherverse Games Block Mother Expanded Occupation

Product Name: Block Mother Publisher: Skortched Urf’ Studios Author: Chris A. Field System: d20 Modern Setting: Otherverse Games Series: Expanded Occupations Theme: Modern Action Type: Supplement Release: PDF Available: Link: http://www.skortchedurfstudios.com/ Skortched Urf’ Studios has released a new Expanded Occupations supplement for Otherverse Games. Block Mothers walk patrol with...

Modern Martial Arts Action from Point of Insanity Game Studio

Product Name: Modern Monks Publisher: Point of Insanity Game Studio Author: Al Seeger System: Modern Monks Setting: Series: Theme: Modern Action, Martial Arts Type: Core Rulebook Release: PDF Available: Link: http://poigamestudio.weebly.com/ Point of Insanity Game Studio has released the first workings of their new Modern Monks RPG. Modern Monks is a retro-clone inspired RPG with a focus on martial...

Thinking Inside the Box: U.S. Games Systems – Hooyah

Hooyah Hooyah is a cooperative card game based on modern real world Navy SEAL missions published by U.S. Games Systems By Cape Rust This game is sexy from the inside out! The rules are easy to learn, the cards are stunning, and the gameplay is intense. HOOYAH is a well-executed, fast-paced game that maximizes your time on target. The time and energy put into this game shows the respect that U.S....

Review: Broken Ruler Games – The Director’s Cut (Killshot)

Killshot: The Director’s Cut The Director’s Cut is a core rulebook for the modern action Killshot role-playing written by The Warden and published by Broken Ruler Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about The Director’s Cut here Purchase The Director’s Cut here Find other posts for Killshot here Killshot is somewhat of a reverse investigative game where instead of following...

Designer’s Diary: Broken Ruler Games – Killshot

Killshot Killshot is a complete roleplaying game powered by the Optional System and published by Broken Ruler Games. By The Warden Welcome to the thirty-ninth Designer’s Diary, a regular column where designers are given the opportunity to take readers on an in-depth ride through the design and development process of their system, setting, or product. If you’d like to share your product in the...