Role Playing Games Archive
I do not claim to be an audiophile or even someone who knows much about music at all. But I know what I like, and I know what will suit a role playing game.
I held off on backing to see if or how many stretch goals were met. So far, two additional sets of dice, Nyarlathotep and Azathoth, have been unlocked. Hastur is the next in the line, and Cthulhu
Yawning Portal is a hardback anthology of seven previously released modules (though technically Against the Giants was originally three modules, so you could say nine,) each updated to D&D5 and given fresh artwork and maps.
D&D Beyond is a web-based app offering a bunch of digital tools to help run and manage your game. The beta test is currently available for free and is being released in three phases.
While one might argue that a review of The Investigators of Arkham Horror is nothing more than a book review that doesn't belong on a gaming site, give me a moment and I'll prove you wrong.
Aside from being a fantastic game that we've enjoyed it also has a particularly rich history, with the lore based upon a Dungeons & Dragons campaign that's been going for 30 years now.
If you're starting to get bored of the Unearthed Arcana experiment into creating new class archetype options then you're in good company because the designers seem to be of largely the same disposition. Even they've lost momentum
Unearthed Arcana are now two thirds of the way through supplying optional archetypes for the base Classes. Do we start using them now, or wait until they're all released? After all, surely it's better to have all
But players can't help but want to be special, and some jerk at your table will want to play some bloody weird race from a setting book that has just been released.
In this chapter I plan to explore the use of miniatures within role playing, look at some pros and cons and possibly offer some insight if those new to role playing wish to utilise miniatures.