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Mage Wars is a new Card Game from Arcane Wonders. Demoed at Origins in 2012 and then sold at Gen Con in 2012, a new type of card game was introduced to the masses, Mage Wars. People were not sure what to make of this game at first. It was a card game, it was a board game, but overall it was a ...
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Going into this, I knew the elimination process was going to be difficult. With authors writing for settings other than their own, the decision to decide what and who gets dropped presented an extra challenge. Who do you eliminate? The original writer and the setting? Or the writer of the ...
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Pittsburgh 68 is a new Zombie-themed Card Game from GameWick Games, LLC. The myriad of zombie games is almost exhausting and it is hard to find one that stands out these days. Pittsburgh 68 turned out to be a rare gem, with subtle complexity and creative depth that made it quite a fun game.
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Recently I have found a new fascination in abandoned locations around the world. Of course the most famous is Chernobyl in the Ukraine. It is fascinating to me to imagine a city that was abandoned in 2 days. What is still there? Have others looted it by now or is everything undisturbed? ...
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Castles & Crusades: A Pot of Broken Bones (& Halfing Broth) is a new Free RPG Day Adventure from Troll Lord Games. One of the more surprising things about this year’s Free RPG Day was the amount of free full size books it contained. One of those books was the Castles & Crusades Player's ...
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Since the inception of the d20 OGL, there have been a plethora of d20 games, supplements, variances and retooled rule-sets. Few have survived since 4th edition D&D arrived on the scene and d20 evolved into the Pathfinder flavor. Castle & Crusades has been one of the few with staying power.
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Deluxe Tunnels & Trolls Preview Pack is a new Free RPG Day Preview Pack from Flying Buffalo Inc. I have to admit that I have heard of Tunnels & Trolls in passing but never really been exposed to it. I have not heard good or bad about it. I am going into this completely unfettered and new to ...
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Cascadia Adventures 1: Save Our Ship is a new RPG Adventure from Gypsy Knights Games. After reviewing the setting book for the Clement Sector, I was very interested in running some games in the setting. Being familiar enough with the Mongoose Traveller rules, I felt I could run a few ...
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July 12-14, 2013 marks the first weekend of a new con in the Carolinas – StormCon. It took place in Summerville, SC and was formed by a group of veteran gamers with a common desire to put on a good gaming con. I attended the full weekend and have to say that it was definitely a great experience.
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In 2013, JustUs Productions (the guys behind this web site and gaming cons like MACE in Charlotte, NC) was asked to run gaming at a con in Columbia, SC called RoundCon (RC). RC has been around for 20+ years, first started by a gaming club out of the University of South Carolina. Sean Martinez ...
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