Novel Review: Lucas Books – Lords of the Sith (Star Wars)

Lords of the Sith Lords of the Sith is a Star Wars novel written by Paul S. Kemp and published by Lucas Books. By Cape Rust Purchase Lords of the Sith here Darth Vader and his master, the Emperor, travel to Ryloth to evaluate an underperforming Moff and to inspect imperial operations on the home world of the Twi’leks. Ryloth is a growing source of slaves and the narcotic known as spice. There...

Designer’s Diary: Terra/Sol Games – Twilight Sector

Twilight Sector Twilight Sector is a complete setting for Traveller, published by Terra/Sol Games. By Mike Cross Learn more about Twilight Sector here Purchase Twilight Sector here Find other Twilight Sector products here Welcome to the latest Designer’s Diary, a column where designers are given the opportunity to take readers on an in-depth ride through the design and development process of their...

Designer’s Diary: Kalijor Press – Kalijor RPG

Kalijor RPG Kalijor RPG is a complete role-playing game to be published by Kalijor Press. By Paul Lell Learn more about Kalijor here Back the IndieGoGo campaign here Welcome to the forty-seventh Designer’s Diary, a 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...

Designer’s Diary: Mystical Throne Entertainment – Twilight Continuum

Twilight Continuum Twilight Continuum is a space opera adventure series, for Savage Worlds, being developed by Mystical Throne Entertainment. By Aaron T. Huss and Curtis Lyon Welcome to the forty-third Designer’s Diary, a 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...

Review: Fantasy Flight Games – The Lathe Worlds (Dark Heresy)

The Lathe Worlds The Lathe Worlds is a supplement for the gothic sci-fi, space opera system Dark Heresy written by Matthew Boles, Max Brooke, Kendall Butner, Andy Chambers, Craig Gallant, Andy Hoare, and Ross Watson and published by Fantasy Flight Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about The Lathe Worlds here Purchase The Lathe Worlds here Find other Dark Heresy products here The Lathe Worlds is...

Review: Corefun Studios – Player’s Guide (Solar Echoes)

Player’s Guide Player’s Guide is one of the core rulebooks for the space opera game Solar Echoes written by Andy Mitchell, Matthew Hannum, and Peter Kuyatt and published by Corefun Studios. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about product here Purchase product here Find other products here Solar Echoes Player’s Guide is the base handbook for the Solar Echoes core mechanics and a very...

Designer’s Diary: Corefun Studios – Solar Echoes

Solar Echoes Solar Echoes is a complete roleplaying game published by Corefun Studios. By Andy Mitchell Welcome to the forty-first Designer’s Diary, a 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 Designer’s Diary column, send a...

Revised Review: FASA – Player’s Guide (Fading Suns)

Fading Suns: Player’s Guide Player’s Guide is a space opera core rulebook for Fading Suns written by Todd Bogenrief, Vidar Edland, Chris Wiese, Bill Bridges, Andrew Greenberg, Richard Ashley, Thomas Baroli, Brandon Van Buren, Phil Cameron, Tristan Lhomme, Rubén Ramos, Mark Stout, James Sutton, and Dennis Watson and published by FASA. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Player’s...

Books for Role-players: Jeff Grubb – Scourge (Star Wars)

Star Wars: Scourge Scourge is a Science Fiction/Space Opera book written by Jeff Grubb and published by Del Ray. By Cape Rust Scourge is the first novel that Jeff Grubb has written for the Star Wars Universe, and in typical Grubb fashion he has converted an adventure that he wrote for the Star Wars RPG into a well-paced and action-packed novel. The cover art for Scourge is understated, and extremely...

Review: Fantasy Flight Games – Book of Judgement (Dark Heresy)

Dark Heresy: Book of Judgement Book of Judgement is a sourcebook for the space opera system Dark Heresy, based in the Warhammer 40,000 universe, written by Graham Davey, Robert Dempsey, Mathew Farrer, Tim Flanders, Ian Hardin, Tim Huckelberry, Charles May, Kevin Rubitsky, Sam Stewart, and Ross Watson and published by Fantasy Flight Games. By Aaron T. Huss Book of Judgement is the Adeptus Arbites...

Review: Fantasy Flight Games – Daemon Hunter (Dark Heresy)

Dark Heresy: Daemon Hunter Daemon Hunter is a supplement for the gothic sci-fi system Dark Heresy written by Andy Hoare, Owen Barnes, Alex Davey, Ian Hardin, Charles May, Kevin Rubitsky, Paul Tucker, and Ross Watson and published by Fantasy Flight Games. By Aaron T. Huss Daemon Hunter is a Dark Heresy sourcebook filled with fluff and mechanics concerning the Ordo Malleus and its militant arm the...

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,...

Designer’s Diary: Gypsy Knights Games – Quick Worlds (Traveller)

Quick Worlds Quick Worlds is a series of supplements for Traveller and published by Gypsy Knights Games. By John Watts Welcome to the twenty-fifth 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 Designer’s...

Review: Khepera Publishing – HELLAS

HELLAS: Worlds of Sun and Stone HELLAS is a complete space opera role-playing game (powered by the Omni System) written by Michael “Aeonite” Fiegel and Jerry D. Grayson and published by Khepera Publishing. By Aaron T. Huss HELLAS is a heroic space opera role-playing game designed around fact, fiction, and folklore of Ancient Greece. This is not Ancient Greece in space but rather a completely...

Review: RedBrick – Fading Suns

Fading Suns Fading Suns is a space opera system written by Bill Bridges and Andrew Greenberg and initially published by Holistic Design while currently supported by RedBrick, LLC (Revised 2nd Edition). By Aaron T. Huss Fading Suns is a dramatic space opera system set in the dawn of the 6th Millennium, progressing Earth’s time-line. Upon reaching the stars, mankind has discovered a jumpgate...

Review: Rogue Games – Foundation Transmissions (Thousand Suns)

Thousand Suns: Foundation Transmissions Foundation Transmissions is a supplement for the space opera system Thousand Suns (powered by the 12° system) published by Rogue Games and written by Gabriel Brouillard, Richard Iorio II, Robert Saint John, James Maliszewski. By Aaron T. Huss Foundation Transmissions expands upon the core mechanics presented within the Thousand Suns core rulebook. It presents...

Review: Palladium Books – Thundercloud Galaxy (Rifts)

Rifts Dimension Book 14: Thundercloud Galaxy Thundercloud Galaxy is a Dimension Book supplement filled with fantasy sci-fi for Rifts published by Palladium Books and written by Kevin Siembieda and Braden Campbell. By Aaron T. Huss Thundercloud Galaxy is the latest Dimension Book sourcebook for Rifts covering many different aspects of the Thundercloud Galaxy ranging from background and history to...

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

Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century: Galactic Underground Galactic Underground is a sourcebook for the military sci-fi / space opera system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century published by SSDC and written by Lawrence R. Sims, Benjamin Pierce, and Doug Nelson. By Aaron T. Huss Galactic Underground is the first in a series of sourcebooks for Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century that presents...

Review: Fantasy Flight Games – Blood of Martyrs (Dark Heresy)

Banner coming soon! Dark Heresy: Blood of Martyrs Blood of Martyrs is a sourcebook for the gothic sci-fi, space opera system Dark Heresy based in the Warhammer 40K universe published by Fantasy Flight Games and written by Andy Hoare, Owen Barns, Robert Dempsey, Lee Gunby, and Michael Surbrook. By Aaron T. Huss Blood of Martyrs is the latest sourcebook for Dark Heresy, delving deep into the core of...

Review: SSDC – LNL Weapons & Tactics (Battlelords of the 23rd Century)

Banner coming soon! Battlords of the Twenty-Third Century: Lock-n-Load – Weapons & Tactics Lock-n-Load – Weapons & Tactics is a sourcebook for the military sci-fi / space opera system Battlelords of the Twenty-Third Century published by SSDC and written by Lawrence R. Sims. By Aaron T. Huss Weapons & Tactics is the second half of the Lock-n-Load sourcebook for Battlelords...