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Sneak Peek: RAI: THE HISTORY OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE #1

Sneak Peek:  Roberts & Portela Chronicle RAI: THE HISTORY OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE #1 – Coming in June! From Ancient Civilizations to 4001 A.D., Valiant’s Next Anniversary Special Chronicles Heroes & Villains Throughout the Ages Valiant proudly announces RAI: THE HISTORY OF THE VALIANT UNIVERSE #1 – an astonishing standalone tale revealing the saga behind Valiant’s greatest heroes and villains from …

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Sunken Treasure: Sword of Air

Bill Webb’s Swords & Wizardry/Pathfinder massive sandbox adventure hits big By Joe Bingaman . Bill Webb (he of the Dirty Tricks book covered here not long ago) has unleashed his mind on us again, this time with a MASSIVE sandbox adventure titled “Sword of Air”. This book clocks in at a hefty 429 pages, and is based off Webb’s own …

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MODIPHIA #1 has arrived

Modiphius Entertainment announced the release of the first issue of Modiphia, the new FREE digital magazine. Inside this issue you’ll find: – New content – Strategy guides and background articles for Modiphius’ complete range of games, including… Achtung! Cthulhu, Star Trek, Thunderbirds, Mutant Chronicles, Conan – FREE new Airfix Battles unit cards! You’ll also find all the latest info from Modiphius, including …

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Q&A with Joseph McCullough

It’s not every day that we get to see game designer Joseph McCullough chime in on Frostgrave and all things tabletop gaming, so let’s do this, with relish. Q:  FROSTGRAVE is an incredible tabletop gaming experience. What can you share with us about the early stages of this game’s development? JM: I get a little embarrassed when I talk about …

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Sneak Peek: Immortal Brothers: The Tale of the Green Knight #1

Sneak Peek: Fred Van Lente & Cary Nord’s IMMORTAL BROTHERS: THE TALE OF THE GREEN KNIGHT #1 – Coming in April! Archer & Armstrong, the Eternal Warrior & Ivar, Timewalker Relive Arthurian Legend in a Celebratory Anniversary Special  Valiant is proud to present your first look inside IMMORTAL BROTHERS: THE TALE OF THE GREEN KNIGHT #1 – a swashbuckling one-shot …

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Shapeways: The Review

Advancements in 3D printing have thrust 3D printers forward into the limelight (and the tabletop RPG hobby is the richer for it.)   Technology that didn’t exist when tabletop RPGing emerged as a phenomenon during the Carter administration is finally here; enabling us to now further create what we can visualize in our minds, in a new way, not unlike …

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Star Trek: TOS Season 1 Episode 1 “The Man Trap” Review – Memories Written in Stars

“The Man Trap” introduces us to the elements which make Star Trek: The Original Series so great. I’m talking about the relationships between main characters. We see Uhura flirting with Spock, Yeoman Rand casually eating from Sulu’s tray, and some classic exchanges between Kirk and McCoy. This episode sets up and establishes these relationships while contending with the “monster of …

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Genghis Con 40: The Review

Written by Christopher Bishop Genghis Con is an annual event going on its 40th anniversary.  Originally focusing on Roleplaying Games and Board Games, as well as War gaming, it has since expanded its scope to include Cosplay events, and Video Games as well.  While nowhere near the size of Gen Con, or Game hole Con is still attracts a decent …

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Sunken Treasure: 1e AD&D Monster Manual

Written by Nick Monitto It has fallen into my lap to review the “Monster Manual” from the 1st Edition Advanced Dungeons & Dragons game.  Or really, it would be more accurately said that I leapt at the opportunity when it came about!  Why the strong enthusiasm?  Well, let me set the table for you here… I was introduced to Role-Playing …