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Castles & Crusades: A Detailed Review

Tuesday, 17 March, 2015

I am about to start a new campaign, and I will be running Castles & Crusades again. Several friends have asked me to write a review and discuss why I love the system so much. To do so I will present a brief history of the game, describe the system as presented in the core […]

Initial Thoughts on the D&D 5e Basic PDF

Monday, 7 July, 2014

I have been running the D&D 5e playtest for about a year and a half. I have lots of thoughts, but I am keeping them mostly to the contents of the just released basic pdf (noted on the cover as version 0.1). Sorry for the wall of text, but the product has no art, so […]

D30 DM Companion: Old School Tables Galore!

Monday, 24 March, 2014

I often run my games with very little preparation beforehand, using tools and techniques that allow me to run the game on-the-fly and keep the session smooth. In order to have a game session that flows well, one of the tools I use is the D30 DM Companion. It has been extremely useful to me […]

Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle: precursor to next starter adventure?

Thursday, 23 January, 2014

WHAT IS IT? Ghosts of Dragonspear Castle is a 281 page preview of the next edition of Dungeons & Dragons that includes four linked adventures and a work-in-progress version of the rules. It is meant to present the game as it was in the later stages of development – that is, it is the state […]

The Teratic Tome: Depraved, Grotesque, Brilliant

Sunday, 12 January, 2014

WHAT IS IT? The Teratic Tome is a 118 page hardcover book written by Rafael Chandler and published in early 2013 by Neoplastic Press. My copy is from LULU and has a full color cover (hardback) and black and white interior. It is also available in pdf from Drive Thru RPG and is currently a PWYW (pay […]

Review: The Town of Nywhere, a Pathfinder Mini Setting + Adventures

Tuesday, 2 July, 2013

The Town of Nywhere was written by Jeremy Cusker and published in 2013 by Murder of Crows Publishing. In the interest of full disclosure I will tell you that I received my copy of the product from the author with a request that I review it. You can purchase a copy of the pdf from DriveThruRPG for $7.00 USD. What is […]

Opportunity Action: American Disasters (Fiasco) Reviewed

Wednesday, 2 January, 2013

Well, they’ve done it again. The fine folks over at Bully Pulpit Games have put pen to paper again, and the result is an absolute Disaster. Or Trainwreck. Either way, it’s another Fiasco.  This time the boys (and gals, let’s not be too presumptuous) have cooked up a book that takes what is a fantastic […]