This is going to be one of those meandering posts, so lets begin the meandering, shall we?
Mythweaver: Legacy was just released on RPGNow (as I post this it is trending 11 in the sales numbers). It's by Splintered Realm Publishing, a small press whose work I've been following for the last 2 years or so. Legacy is a fantasy RPG that starts not with presenting you with character generation, but with world background. I haven't finished reading it yet (damn plate is getting pretty full) but it's already been moved to my Google Nexus for bedtime reading ;) Just a Buck (yes, you read that right) at RPGNow.
Marvel Heroic Roleplaying on Monday when I was at the Complete Strategist in Manhattan. I'm not a huge supers fan at all, never have been. I try tho', really I do. I didn't grab a review copy because I wasn't sure I'd be able to put my prejudice aside to do a proper review even with ll the nice press its been getting. $20 for a dead tree version made the decision easier. There will be a review coming in the next week or so. Currently $7.49 in PDF.
Expect me to announce the Tavern's Second Dungeon Crawl Classicd RPG contest tomorrow. Hint: Think "Occupations". We should have a handful of prizes available (Crawl! Fanzine and some DCC RPG adventures from some very generous friends of the Tavern). I'll probably announce it on the Goodman Forums too when the contest goes live.
Work is still a bit hectic, but I'm on vacation next week so screw that!
The Brotherhood of the Bell,Book, & Top Hat - An Occult NPC Faction For The Castles & Crusades Rpg & The Victorious Rpg - Last night I was thumbing through the Advanced Dungeons & Dragons first edition Monster Manual & had a bit of a brain storm. What would happen if the wizar...
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