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Movies like The Thing from Space (or John Carpenter's The Thing) or Ice Station Zebra, or more recently Harbinger Down come to mind when I think of the Arctic and the potential for adventure there. In an RPG, it would be nice to have a generic map of a location in the Arctic. Fabled ...
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The Millennium Falcon. The Serenity. Sci-fi is full of merchant vessels that travel the space lanes delivering payloads - legal or illegal - to paying customers. John Watt's Clement Sector is no different.
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From: Gypsy Knights Games Reviewed by: Ron McClung Clement Sector: The Rules is a new RPG Core Rulebook from Gypsy Knights Games.  It use the open game license for the Cepheus Engine. Open game licenses are tricky and the revival of many old school game engines have tried their best to ...
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From: Gypsy Knights Games Reviewed by: Ron McClung Ships of Clement Sector 3: Moltke-class Cruiser is a new RPG Supplement from Gypsy Knights Games. Following along the same lines as the previous entry in this series,  Ships of Clement Sector 3 introduces another military class ship into the ...
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I saw this movie come across Facebook in the form of a throw-back movie poster and was intrigued.  Investigating it, I found that one website claims it was sited as the inspiration, in part, for Predator.  The trailer has some amazing actors – Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Larry ...
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Friends to JustUs and The Gamer’s Codex, makers of Ethar Wars, have relaunched their board game kickstarter.  Check it out when it goes live and support one of our friends. TO BE RELEASED AFTER NOVEMBER 22ND 04PM GMT+1 ETHER WARS RETURNS TO KICKSTARTER. SECOND TIME’S THE CHARM? ...
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I, Spy
From: Lost Boys Productions Reviewed by: Ron McClung I, Spy is a new Board Game from Lost Boys Productions. Recently I was introduced to a new game called I, Spy.  I Immediately thought it would be my kind of game when I saw the board and all the various bits.  However, I had no idea just...
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Colt Express From: Ludonaute Reviewed by: Sitting Duck When it came to crime in the Wild West, train robberies were far more common than bank robberies. Banks had the problem of being within (literal) shooting distance of the sheriff’s office. Not only was this not a concern with trains, ...
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21 More Organizations is a new RPG Supplement from Gypsy Knights Games. I am of the philosophy that a majority of the stories we collectively make in RPGs are born of conflict, may it be physical, spiritual, moral, mental or social. History buffs like myself can attest that humanity has a ...
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T. Julian Bell is the owner, lead game designer, and a writer for Raex Games, a gaming publisher that specializes in RPG table top games, card games, and board games. The Gamers Codex appreciates him taking time out to talk with us.
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