Guest Article: Campaign Games – Forts & Frontiers The Feast of the Dead: Influences and Inspirations

Forts & Frontiers The Feast of the Dead: Influences and Inspirations By Jameson Proctor Our primary goal in creating Forts & Frontiers The Feast of the Dead was to bring our love of 17th and 18th century North America to the gaming table in a manner that allows game masters and players to tell deep, engaging stories about this critical period of history. We considered a number of systems as...

The Feast of the Dead Deluxe for D&D 5e

The Feast of the Dead Deluxe: D&D 5e in 17th century North America now on Kickstarter Campaign Games has brought a deluxe, expanded edition of its The Feast of the Dead adventure module for Forts & Frontiers to Kickstarter. Originally released on Free RPG Day 2019, The Feast of the Dead is set in 17th century Wendake (modern-day Ontario). It tells the story of a Wendat sachem, his trading party,...

Historical Fantasy Horror Scenario and a Wrap-up to Playtesting

Two days ago, Mystical Throne Entertainment released a full-length Scenario for Beyond the Firelight called Town of Dover. The first Scenarios for Beyond the Firelight have been quick ones, designed for a single night of gaming. This full-length Scenario is almost 4 times longer, designed for multiple nights of gaming (or one long gaming day), and adds a couple new mechanical options to the storytelling...

Battlefield Press to Publish Northern Crown Pathfinder Edition

Atlas Games has announced a partnership with Battlefield Press, publisher of Kaiser’s Gate, to publish a Pathfinder edition of their Northern Crown RPG. [View our entry of the original Northern Crown in the Roleplayers Chronicle Reference database here.] In 2005, Atlas Games released the critically acclaimed Northern Crown campaign setting under the Open Gaming License. Its two core releases,...

Review: Rogue Games – Locations (Colonial Gothic)

Locations Locations is a supplement for the historical fantasy horror game Colonial Gothic written by Jennifer Brozek and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about Locations here Purchase Locations here Find other Colonial Gothic products here Locations is a collection of four sourcebooks detailing completely different historical locations within Colonial America, given a fantasy...

Review: Rogue Games – The French & Indian War (Colonial Gothic)

The French & Indian War The French & Indian War is a sourcebook for the historical fantasy horror RPG Colonial Gothic written by Bryce Whitacre and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about The French & Indian War here Purchase The French & Indian War here Find other Colonial Gothic products here The French & Indian War is a sourcebook dedicated to presenting...

Review: Rogue Games – The Philadelphia Affair (Colonial Gothic)

Colonial Gothic: The Philadelphia Affair The Philadelphia Affair is part 2 of the Flames of Freedom campaign for the historical fantasy horror game Colonial Gothic written by Richard Iorio II and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about The Philadelphia Affair here Purchase The Philadelphia Affair here Find other Colonial Gothic products here The Philadelphia Affair is the second...

Review: Rogue Games – The Grimoire (Colonial Gothic)

The Grimoire The Grimoire is a supplement for the historical fantasy horror game Colonial Gothic (powered by the 12° System) written by Richard Iorio II and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss Learn more about The Grimoire here Purchase The Grimoire here See more Rogue Games products here The Grimoire is a revision and expansion of previously released material for Colonial Gothic, with some...

Review: Rogue Games – The Defeated Dead (Colonial Gothic)

Colonial Gothic: The Defeated Dead The Defeated Dead is an adventure module for the Colonial America fantasy horror system Colonial Gothic (powered by the 12° system) written by Bryce Whitacre and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss The Defeated Dead is a mission-driven adventure for Colonial Gothic taking the PCs through various areas in Ohio and Indiana. It is actually a three-piece module...

Review: Rogue Games – The Landlord’s Daughter (Colonial Gothic)

Colonial Gothic: The Landlord’s Daughter The Landlord’s Daughter is an adventure for the Colonial America fantasy horror system Colonial Gothic (powered by the 12° system) written by William Butler and Brendan Davis and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss The Landlord’s Daughter is a two-part adventure with the first being a sandbox investigation and the second part being...

Review: Rogue Games – Elizabethtown (Colonial Gothic)

Colonial Gothic: Elizabethtown Elizabethtown is a location supplement for the Colonial America fantasy horror system Colonial Gothic written by Jennifer Brozek and published by Rogue Games. By Aaron T. Huss Elizabethtown is a fully-detailed location (which can be used as a mini-campaign setting) for use within Colonial Gothic. It contains specific information for players and Game Masters to take...

Review: Rogue Games – Witchcraft (Colonial Gothic)

Colonial Gothic: Witchcraft Witchcraft is a sourcebook for the fantasy horror Colonial America alternate history system Colonial Gothic (powered by the 12° system) written by Richard Iorio II and published by Rogue Games with an excerpt of a publication written by King James VI. By Aaron T. Huss Witchcraft is the witch ritual magic book for Colonial Gothic, fully detailing everything needed for...

Review: Rogue Games – Gazetteer (Colonial Gothic)

Colonial Gothic: Gazetteer Gazetteer is a supplement for the alternate history, colonial America, low fantasy, horror system Colonial Gothic (powered by the 12° system) published by Rogue Games and written by Graeme Davis. By Aaron T. Huss Gazetteer is the quintessential colonial America sourcebook for Colonial Gothic. It states, quite simply, what has been going on within the different colonies...

Designer’s Diary: Rogue Games – Flames of Freedom (Colonial Gothic)

Flames of Freedom Flames of Freedom is a campaign series for Colonial Gothic published by Rogue Games. By Graeme Davis Welcome to the sixth 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 Flames of Freedom is a campaign series...

Review: Rogue Games – New France (Colonial Gothic)

Product Name: New France Publisher: Rogue Games Author: Gabriel Brouillard System: 12° Setting: Colonial Gothic Series: Theme: Alternate History, Colonial America, Low Fantasy, Horror Type: Supplement Link: http://themysticalthrone.com/?p=24465 New France is a campaign setting sourcebook for Colonial Gothic bringing 18th Century New France into the system. New France (the area) covers much of Canada...

Review: Rogue Games – Boston Besieged

Product Name: Boston Besieged Publisher: Rogue Games Author: Graeme Davis, Richard Iorio II System: 12° Setting: Colonial Gothic Series: Theme: Alternate History, Colonial America, Low Fantasy, Horror Type: Campaign (Flames of Freedom Volume I) Link: http://themysticalthrone.com/?p=16341 Boston Besieged is a combination release for Colonial Gothic. Part of the book contains a sourcebook for Boston...

Review: Rogue Games – The Templars

Product Name: The Templars Publisher: Rogue Games Author: Graeme Davis System: 12° Setting: Colonial Gothic Series: Organizations (Volume 1) Theme: Alternate History, Colonial America, Low Fantasy, Horror Type: Supplement Link: http://www.rogue-games.net/ The Templars is the first release of the Organizations series for Colonial Gothic. These Organizations sourcebooks take a much deeper look at...

Review: Rogue Games – Secrets

Product Name: Secrets Publisher: Rogue Games Author: Richard Iorio II, James Maliszewski System: 12° Setting: Colonial Gothic Theme: Alternate History, Colonial America, Horror, Fantasy Type: Supplement Link: http://www.rogue-games.net/ Secrets is a valuable sourcebook for GMs and players alike. It takes historical references that influenced and directly affected the Colonial period of America and...

Review: Rogue Games – Colonial Gothic

Product Name: Colonial Gothic Publisher: Rogue Games Author: Richard Iorio II, James Maliszewski System: 12° Setting: Colonial Gothic Theme: Alternate History, Colonial America, Horror, Low Fantasy Type: Core Link: http://www.rogue-games.net/ Colonial Gothic is an alternate history setting powered by Rogue Games’ 12° system and placed within the backdrop of the American colonial period. The...