Massive Space 1889 Double: The Ether Calculator & On the Trail of the Gods Release!

Today we’ve got a treat for Space 1889 fans, with the launch of Space 1889: The Ether Calculator, plus Space 1889: On the Trail of the Gods, two brand new campaigns for Clockwork’s awesome steampunk RPG, now available in both print and PDF on Modiphius.net as part of our Space 1889 collection. Come face to face with Old Fritz In Space 1889: The Ether Calculator, you are invited to visit...

Hardcore Steampunk RPG Steam Hammer Storms into Early Access

  Hardcore Steampunk RPG Steam Hammer Storms into Early Access New Trailer Reveals Highlights of Massive Sandbox World   May 12, 2017 — Indie developer Big Way Games is proud to announce that its hardcore steampunk RPG, Steam Hammer, is now officially available in Early Access.   Offering a massive sandbox world, where jetpacks and airships meet a flexible open class system, Steam Hammer...

Dark London: Pwork Wargames Science Fiction Gaming Mat

Dark London: Pwork Wargames science fiction gaming mat Classic Pwork’s gaming mat! We present the great game mat design: Dark London The Gaming Mat Dark London is a PVC or CLOTH made rollable terrain mat, ideal for wargames, in size 4×4’ (122x122cm) / 3×3′ (92x92cm), representing the scenery of a grim city district of the Victorian Age: a perfect setting for steampunk or gothic...

Designer’s Diary: 2Die10 – Excelsior

Excelsior By B. Wraven Wright Back the Excelsior RPG on Kickstarter 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 system, setting, or product. If you’d like to share your product in the Designer’s Diary column, send a message to aaron@roleplayerschronicle.com. Description Excelsior...

Review: Scrying Eye Games – The Foul Strumpet (Dreams of Steam)

Dreams of Steam: The Foul Strumpet The Foul Strumpet is a fantasy battlemap by James Miller, published by Scrying Eye Games as part of their Ships of Fantasy – Dreams of Steam series. By Lord Mhor Learn more about The Foul Strumpet here Purchase The Foul Strumpet here Find other Scrying Eye Games products here The Foul Strumpet is a well-depicted battlemap of a steampunk airship. A gas bag...

Tales from the Gazebo – Guns in Games: Steam Pow!

Guns in Games: Steam Pow! By Cape Rust Even with our break last week in the name of love, nothing can stop this series. Sure things can slow it down; but this train is still on the tracks and we have to move on. Steampunk has given authors, GMs and game designers the ability to greatly increase the things that guns can do in an alternate Victorian setting. First, steampunk is so much more than adding...

Designer’s Diary: Pamean Games – Brass & Steel

Brass & Steel Brass & Steel is a complete role-playing game published by Pamean Games. By Shane Bauer Welcome to the thirty-seventh 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 Diary...

Designer’s Diary: Über Goober Games – Über RPG: Steampunk

Über RPG: Steampunk Über RPG: Steampunk is a complete system published by Über Goober Games. By Steven E. Metze Welcome to the thirty-fourth 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: Cakebread & Walton – Airship Pirates

Airship Pirates Airship Pirates is a complete steampunk role-playing game (powered by the Heresy Engine) written by Peter Cakebread and Ken Walton and published by Cakebread & Walton. By Aaron T. Huss Airship Pirates is a steampunk role-playing game, with elements of post-apocalyptic and time travel, based on the songs of the steampunk band Abney Park and the world created by their lead “Captain”...

Designer’s Diary: Cakebread & Walton – Airship Pirates

Airship Pirates Airship Pirates is a complete game powered by the Heresy Engine (compatible with Victoriana) and published by Cakebread & Walton. By Peter Cakebread Welcome to the fifteenth 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. Designer’s...

Review: Visionary Comics – The Devil’s Six Gun (Deadlands)

The Devil’s Six Gun The Devil’s Six Gun is a one-shot comic book set in the Deadlands role-playing game setting written by David Gallaher & Steve Ellis at Visionary Comics and published by Image Comics. By Aaron T. Huss This review, as you can see, is a bit different from the rest. The Devil’s Six Gun is a comic book, but not just any comic book. It is a one-shot story set...

Designer’s Diary: Reality Blurs – Iron Dynasty (Savage Worlds)

Iron Dynasty: Way of the Ronin Iron Dynasty: Way of the Ronin is a complete plot-point setting for Savage Worlds and published by Reality Blurs. By Sean Preston Welcome to the seventh 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. Designer’s Description Iron...