Syrinscape Brings Dungeons & Dragons to Gen Con

SYRINSCAPE RETURNS TO GEN CON WITH DUNGEONS, DRAGONS, GREAT OLD ONES AND THE FAMOUS SOUNDCAVE Syrinscape Announces Line-Up of Activities to Immerse Attendees in the Sounds of Their Favorite RPGs SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (August 1, 2018) – Syrinscape, the award-winning soundboard app that provides the official audio solutions for the leading RPGs in the tabletop gaming hobby, announces today its lineup of...

Join the Scavenger Hunt for your Survival at Gen Con 2018!

The world is overrun with undead. Humanity has turned on one another as society collapses. You are one of those lucky few survivors… you have many choices ahead. To celebrate the early release of the second edition of the survival horror adventure, Outbreak: Undead Survivor’s Guide, Hunters Entertainment and Renegade Game Studios are hosting an epic, convention-wide scavenger hunt at Gen Con 2018! Every...

[GENCON 2018] Come Meet White Wolf Entertainment and Play the Next Generation of Vampire: The Masquerade RPG!

White Wolf Entertainment will be at GenCon 2018 celebrating the launch of Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition (V5), the newest version of their highly-popular pen-and-paper RPG. For the first time, White Wolf will showcase (and sell) a limited supply of gorgeous hardbound copies of V5, along with hosting panels, interviews, gameplay sessions and book signings. Who: White Wolf Entertainment — one...

Convention Report – Gen Con 50

Gen Con 50 By Martin Tideswell As I sit here in the lobby of my hotel the day after the chaos has concluded, overlooking the forlorn-looking Gen Con 50 sign at The Claddagh Irish Pub, I can confirm I have a bad case of the post-Gen Con blues. A real bad case. In fact, approach with caution for the foreseeable… Yes, I am that guy you saw walking the convention center earlier, wistfully recalling...

Dragonfire Heroes Wanted At Booth 1611 At Gen Con!

Dragonfire is a 2 to 6 player deckbuilding game set in the world’s greatest roleplaying game, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS. Players choose from a number of races, from dwarf to elf, half-orc to human, while assuming the quintessential roles of Cleric, Rogue, Fighter, and Wizard. Equipped with weapons, spells, and magic items, players begin their adventure along the famed Sword Coast, then expand to other...

Paizo at Gen Con – Starfinder Set to Launch

THE WORLD OF STARFINDER SET TO LAUNCH AT GEN CON 50 Paizo Announces Line-up of Events for an Historic Gen Con  REDMOND, WA (August 7, 2017): Nearly a decade after Paizo Inc. released the award-winning Pathfinder Roleplaying Game, the countdown is now on to celebrate the release of the company’s newest game, the epic science-fantasy Starfinder RPG, set in the far-future of the world of Pathfinder. ...

Convention Report – Gen Con 2016

Gen Con 2016 By Martin Tideswell ‘Often imitated, never bettered’ is a phrase that could easily be applied to The Best Four Days In Gaming. There are so many conventions these days as gaming enjoys a renaissance aided by geek culture going mainstream, but Gen Con remains the original and still the best. For the avoidance of doubt, I use the word ‘geek’ as a compliment, having...

“What’s in the box…..” Arc Dream Announces Gen Con Festivities

“What’s in the box” —- Open the Green Box event and more comes to Indianapolis Arc Dream announces Gen Con festivities (CHELSEA, AL-July 26th) Award winning Arc Dream Publishing has a plethora of announcements for Gen Con 2016. More than two dozen role-playing games of Delta Green will be run, along with six games of Godlike and three of Monsters and Other Childish Things. Event...

Syrinscape Announces Gen Con Line-Up with Pathfinder, Catan, Mutants & Masterminds and More

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (July 19, 2016) – Syrinscape, creator of the award-winning apps that put the power of custom, movie-like sound effects, soundscapes and music at the fingertips of the gamer, announces today its line-up of activities and events for Gen Con 2016, the Best Four Days in Gaming. Live RPG Plus Pathfinder All-Star Event Dicestormers host Benjamin Loomes will attempt a TPK against Pathfinder...

Paizo Announces Hundreds of Pathfinder Events for Gen Con 2016

PAIZO ANNOUNCES HUNDREDS OF PATHFINDER EVENTS AND ACTIVITIES FOR GEN CON 2016 Returning as a Gen Con Co-Sponsor, Paizo to Host a Vast Array of Activities for Veteran and New Pathfinder Players Alike REDMOND, WA (July 7, 2016): Paizo Inc., publisher of the award-winning Pathfinder Roleplaying Game and Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, announces today the line-up of events and promotions planned for Gen...

Attend Gen Con All Year ‘Round With New Syrinscape Gen Con SoundSet

From Thousands of Sound Samples Provided by Gen Con 2015 Attendees, New SoundSet App Brings the Best Four Days in Gaming Home and Unleashes the Official Roar of the Gen Con Dragon SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (June 29, 2016) – Syrinscape, creator of the award-winning apps that put the power of custom, movie-like sound effects, soundscapes, and music at the fingertips of the gamer and Gen Con LLC, producer of...

Announcing All-Star Pathfinder Line-Up for Live RPG Plus at Gen Con!

DICESTORMERS HOST ATTEMPTS TPK ON TABLE OF PATHFINDER ALL-STARS AT THIS YEAR’S GEN CON LIVE RPG PLUS EVENT Tickets On Sale Now, Featuring Game, Auditions, and Workshop with Pathfinder Design Team Members Erik Mona, Jason Bulmahn, Wes Schneider and Crystal Frasier and GM’d by Dicestormers Host Benjamin Loomes SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA (June 20, 2016) – Syrinscape, creator of the award-winning apps that...

A Word in Edgewise… with Chris Birch of Modiphius Entertainment

with Chris Birch of Modiphius Entertainment By Aaron T. Huss The following interview took place at Gen Con Indy 2015. Editor-in-chief Aaron T. Huss is speaking with Chris Birch of Modiphius Entertainment about Acthung! Cthulhu, Mutant Chronicles, Conan, Mutant: Year Zero, and a whole lot more. This interview is also presented through our podcast channel Critical Ramblings of a Gamer. You can either...

Closed for Gen Con

Roleplayers Chronicle is heading to Gen Con and will be essentially closed during that time. All current posts will be readable as always, but no new ones will be posted. For those looking to get their releases posted, it will have to wait until Monday. If you’re at Gen Con, watch for me doing interviews, talking to various people, and checking out the new stuff.

Convention Report – Gen Con Day #3 #GenCon

Gen Con Day #3 By Aaron T. Huss Today was an incredibly good day for me professionally in regards to Mystical Throne Entertainment and Savage Insider. I did not get time to do any of the interviews I was interested in doing, but I at least did get a chance to wander the hall a little more. My day started with an awesome Savage Worlds game featuring the upcoming ETU (East Texas University) setting...

Convention Report – Gen Con Day 2 #GenCon

Gen Con Day #2 By Aaron T. Huss Today was a busy day for me as I was working at the Third Eye Games booth and talking to a handful of people interested in contributing to Savage Insider. None of this is particularly exciting for Roleplayers Chronicle, so I’ll just leave it at that. When I hit the Exhibitors Hall this morning, I thought I was working at the booth immediately, but it turned out...

Convention Report – Gen Con Day 1 #GenCon

Gen Con Day 1 By Aaron T. Huss Today was a busy day and included a handful of interviews, a meeting with Ed Healy of Gamerati, the D&D Press event, and dinner with the boys from Crafty Games. To keep things fresh, I’m only interviewing people I didn’t interview last year. So far I’ve spoken with: Ivan Van Norman from Hunters Books about Outbreak: Undead. Colen McAlister from...

A Brit’s First Experience at Gen Con

Martin Tideswell, a 40-year-old newspaper journalist from England, was making his first trip to the States when he attended Gen Con Indy… The sky above Indianapolis was a striking blue when I began my journey home and as my plane reached the wispy, candy floss clouds I began to reflect on my first Gen Con and, indeed, my first trip to the States. As I arrived at immigration a stern-looking fellow...

Gen Con Report – Thursday August 16 Highlights

For more information, take a look at our Twitter feed to see the pictures and information posted during Thursday. Otherwise, here’s a few of the highlights. Full interviews will be posted when I return. I spoke with James Sutton from RedBrick and found that they are rolling into a new, reemerging FASA with James at its head. The current RedBrick lines will fall under the FASA label along with...

Roleplayers Chronicle is Heading to Gen Con

As you read this (unless you read this after 7:00 PM EST), I am on my way to Gen Con. It’s a lengthy drive, but definitely worth it. I’ll be doing lots of wandering through the Vendor Hall, attending seminars, gathering pictures, and doing interviews. As with last year, that means there will be a break in our regular news during the course of these next 5 days (Wednesday – Sunday). From...