Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana (Review)

What is Titansgrave? Titansgrave: The Ashes of Valkana is based on Wil Wheaton’s show (part of Geek & Sundry) where we can watch a bunch of players experience Wil’s own science-fantasy setting. The game is based on Fantasy AGE (aff). F-AGE is more or less the ruleset from the Dragon Age RPG with serial numbers […]

Elusive Legends (Mini-Review)

What do you need to know? Elusive Legends: Building Story in Tabletop RPGs by Diceless Hero Games is a series of articles concerning different story writing techniques for use in role-playing games. It is aimed at Game Masters who want to improve their craft. For USD $2.99 (aff) you’ll get a PDF treatise on 22 […]

Strange Stars (Review)

What is Strange Stars? There’s a lot of buzz in my G+ circles about Strange Stars by Trey Causey. So, what’s the deal? Strange Stars is a short 30 pages system-agnostic setting book influenced by 70s science fiction and space opera. The cover should give you a pretty good impression of what the book is […]

Swords of Almuric: BoL-Edition (Review)

Although Barbarians of Lemuria (BoL) just recently released their new crowdfunded Mythic Edition in PDF I didn’t read it yet. I’m waiting for the printed book to arrive. My impression from the beta is mixed: although the new version definitely looks snappier and has lots of additional material the mechanical overhaul doesn’t look like an […]