Helmgast AB Proudly Presents The Troubleshooters Action-Adventure Tabletop RPG

Helmgast AB proudly presents The Troubleshooters, a new action-adventure tabletop roleplaying game in the style of Franco-Belgian comics.   Imagine a world where you travel the world like Tintin, unmask heinous villains like Scooby-Doo and the Mystery Gang, unravel mysteries like Nancy Drew, do heists like Carmen Sandiego, stop evil masterminds like Spirou and Fantasio, solve crimes like...

Announcing Release of Zombie Horror Second Edition: A Survival Horror Manual

For those Game-Masters wanting to use Zombie Apocalypse elements in their modern-set campaigns! Zombie Horror is a resource manual filled with pregenerated creatures, characters, and modern weaponry. It is a valuable resource for any Game-Master containing applicable fully generated NPCs along with some maps of such places such as a shopping mall, an underground bunker, a secret lab among others. This...

Savage Worlds Licensee Evil Beagle Games Presents FREEDOM SQUADRON!

Evil Beagle Games, a Savage Worlds Official Licensee, presents FREEDOM SQUADRON! Sean Patrick Fannon, President and CVO of Evil Beagle Games, creator of the epic high fantasy setting of Shaintar, and lead writer/designer and Brand Manager for Savage Rifts from Pinnacle, has yet another major Savage Worlds setting he’s bringing to the world. Based on the award-winning board game from Spyglass...

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...

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,...

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...

Review: Bedrock Games – Terror Network

Terror Network Terror Network is a modern action role-playing game written by Brendan Davis, William Butler, and Steve Bowden and published by Bedrock Games. By Cape Rust Purchase Terror Network here From the mountains of Afghanistan to the streets of Boston, fight on the front lines against Terrorist Networks like Al-Qaeda. You and your fellow agents are the nation’s unsung heroes in the...

Review: Dias Ex Machina – Ultramodern4 (Dungeons & Dragons)

Ultramodern4 Think you’ve maxed out D&D 4e rules? You’ve only just begun. Written by Chris Tavares Dias and published by Dias Ex Machina. By The Warden Few independent publishers handle 4e material, let alone provide truly innovative concepts and products stretching the mechanics to their limit like Dias Ex Machina. Their highly successful Amethyst setting was just the tip of the...

Review: Reality Blurs – Agents of Oblivion (Savage Worlds)

Agents of Oblivion Agents of Oblivion is a modern action horror and espionage setting for Savage Worlds written by Sean Preston and Ed Wetterman and published by Reality Blurs. By Aaron T. Huss Agents of Oblivion is an action packed spy-thriller placed in a world filled with conspiracies, supernatural beings, the paranormal, and the organizations that support them. Player Characters assume the role...

Review: Margaret Weis Productions – Supernatural Role Playing Game

Supernatural Role Playing Game Supernatural Role Playing Game is a complete modern action horror system (powered by the Cortex System) written by Jamie Chambers and published by Margaret Weis Productions. By The Warden Using the Cortex System at its foundation, the Supernatural RPG allows a group of die-hard fans the opportunity to play the Winchester brothers, or other hunters, and one other to...

Review: Nerd Rage Games – Supplement 1 (Rage Series)

Rage Series: Supplement 1 Supplement 1 is a universal supplement to support all three settings for the Rage Series written by Richard Green, Nicholas Huth, BJ Lewis and published by Nerd Rage Games. By Aaron T. Huss Supplement 1 is a mechanics addition that covers all three settings of the Rage Series products: Space Rage, Medieval Rage, and War Rage. It adds a number of new character creation options,...