DayTrippers Cover

DayTrippers Review

DayTrippers by Tod Foley is a science fiction game of reality hopping, first published June 2015 and available at http://daytrippersrpg.com/. This review covers the Core Rules and the Gamemaster’s Guide.  There’s a wealth of supporting material available on the website that’s worth checking out – including adventures and story generators.

Rocket Age Review

Review in a Rocket Age

Written by Ken Spencer and published by Cubicle 7. Rocket Age is a role playing game of retro space adventures set in an alternate 1930s. Rocket Content Rocket Age wastes no time in setting up and introducing the tone of the game and setting.  The game is grounded in melodrama

Elthos

Elthos Review

Elthos, written by Mark Abrams is advertised as a lightweight, fast action RPG and can be found at http://www.elthos.com. The website also includes access to the Mythos Machine, a web application for GMs and players to world build and run games that use Elthos.  This review is of Beta Version

Nefertiti Overdrive

Nefertiti Overdrive Review

Billed as high octane action in Ancient Egypt, Nefertiti Overdrive is by Fraser Ronald of Sword’s Edge Publishing and had it’s successful KickStarter in February 2015. Content Nefertiti Overdrive is not a setting book.  Beyond a few paragraphs setting events as happening during the Assyrian invasion that overthrew the 25th

Steamscapes Asia Review

Published by Four-In-Hand Games and written by Eric Simon after a successful KickStarter in October 2014 .  Steamscapes Asia is a Savage Worlds licenced product, the second in the Steamscapes steampunk setting after Steamscapes North America.  Both products are source books only so you’ll need the Savage Worlds core books

Christmas Ninjas

Reviewing Christmas Ninjas

Christmas Ninjas is a humour RPG by Mendel Schmiedekamp. You can find it here – link.  There are somethings that you can not have too much of – dice, British chocolate, love, freedom.  For other things, there is clearly an upper limit – clowns, atmosphere, youtube comments, American chocolate.  In

Rewind

Reviewing Rewind: Temporal Tales

Rewind: Temporal Tales is a sole or single player narrative RPG by Todd Zircher. It’s available for pay want you want at http://drivethrurpg.com/product/180407/Rewind-Temporal-Tales. Content The book is the framework and toolkit you need to play the game.  Rather than just being a directionless sandbox however, Rewind immediately tells you what

Malandros

Malandros – A Review of Roleplay in Old Rio

Malandros is a narrative roleplaying games that focuses on intraplayer conflict.  The latest game from Tom McGrenery of Porcupine Publishing that KickStarted successfully November 20th 2015 Conteúdo The setting is a neighbourhood in Rio de Janiro at the cusp of the end of the Empire of Brazil [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Empire_of_Brazil] and the

Honour

Honour, Reviewed

After two years of writing and a successful indiegogo campaign, Honour is the first role playing game from Nine Dragons RPG, a publishing company based in Hong Kong. Pangu and the Worlds Between Honour is set on the world a Pangu, a place under the influence of powerful Feng Shui magics.

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