Call of Cthulhu 7th ed finally seeing the light of day

May 4, 2016 from Squamous Studios
Filed under: RPG Hub 
After what seems like an eternity, word is coming out that backers of the CoC 7th ed Kickstarter are finally starting to get their copies of the game. I haven’t seen the books myself (apparently my contributor&rsqu[...]
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Old wine into new skins

May 4, 2016 from Jeff's Gameblog
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Hey, remember me?  The semester is over and I have half a minute before my summer class begins, so I decided to write about a little something.  This is an idea that’s been brewing since January when that[...]
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2016 GenCon Booth Assignment

May 4, 2016 from ENnie Awards Blog
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
We’re back in the dealer hall this year, come find us at Booth #157, across from Who North America. Looking forward to a terrific GenCon 2016![...]
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Star Wars The Force Awakens Beginner Game by Fantasy Flight Games

May 4, 2016 from Shawn Ellsworth
Filed under: RPG Hub, Star Wars 
Bring balance to the light and dark side of the force by playing a Star Wars tabletop RPG game (past or present) to celebrate May the 4th. If you’re a fan of the current Star Wars game by Fantasy Flight Games, &ldq[...]
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Happy Star Wars Day!!!

May 4, 2016 from A Rust Monster Ate My Sword
Filed under: RPG Hub 
May the 4th be with you, always.[...]
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Season 8 Episode 9 – Third Party Fun

May 4, 2016 from RPG Circus
Filed under: Podcasts, RPG Hub 
Welcome to Season 8 Episode 9 of RPG CircusEpisode Topics Allowing Third Party Content at the Gaming Table The History of Pencil and Paper Gaming on the Internet Hosts Jeff Chris Show Links The Orr Report Fantasy Groun[...]
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Map #4

May 4, 2016 from The Frothy Friar
Filed under: RPG Hub 
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Guest Podcast: Have Spellbook, Will Travel

May 4, 2016 from The Tome Show
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
From the minds of D&D V&G host Rudy Basso and Round Table host James Introcaso comes a new podcast based on their D&D experiences - Have Spellbook, Will Travel, a fully produced and v[...]
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I Survived the 2016 A to Z Challenge…

May 4, 2016 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
but just barely. I had known for a while what I wanted to do this year and as far as posting goes I got it.  It was fun to share my thoughts and read others thoughts and remembrances of this old (and some new) adv[...]
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Registration is Open for Roll20CON

May 4, 2016 from Shawn Ellsworth
Filed under: news, RPG Hub 
Roll20’s online-only 24-hour convention, called Roll20CON, is taking place on June 3rd, 2016. Registration is free and just opened up. Here’s some info from Roll20 on their online convention: Did you kno[...]
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The Strange Case of the Half-Orc Champion

May 4, 2016 from Colin McLaughlin
Filed under: Character, RPG Hub 
It turns out that having a bone surgically re-broken, getting some bone graft shoved inside you, and then having a bunch of plates and screws put in you doesn’t lend itself to quick recovery. What I am saying is, I[...]
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Wednesday Comics: Storm: The Battle for Earth

May 4, 2016 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
My exploration of the long-running euro-comic Storm, continues. Earlier installments can be found here.Storm: The Battle for Earth (1980)(Dutch: De Strijd om de Aarde)Art by Don Lawrence & Script by Di[...]
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Savage Worlds setting: The 6th Gun

May 4, 2016 from Geek Ken
Filed under: 4e D&D, Review, RPG Hub, Savage Worlds 
A long time back I was running a weird west game that was a lot of fun. I dig Deadlands but wanted to work on my own setting, an alternate history of sorts that dabbled in the supernatural. There were zombies and werewol[...]
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Zozo’s Children

May 4, 2016 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: RPG Hub 
"We must! The board commanded it!" She was on the verge of tears, half hunched over with stress, and wide-eyed with terror. The old barn had been abandoned after the plague wiped out half of the animals, and left to rot.[...]
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Kickstarter: Sol – Last Days of a Star

May 3, 2016 from Reality Refracted
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Last year at GenCon I got a chance to play a board game being demoed. The game was Sol: Last Days of a Star and I enjoyed my time playing it enough that I made sure to get the demoers card so I could stay on the mai[...]
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Tuesday Magic Item – Pilgrim’s Pouch

May 3, 2016 from Sea of Stars
Filed under: pathfinder, RPG Hub, World Building 
“I like this task, just lots of walking so far, with nice hearty meals at the end,” said Voddick. “Best keep alert, they would not have hired us as escort if the route was entirely safe,” said Gol[...]
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Cold Reboot

May 3, 2016 from Barking Alien
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Reboot. What does it really mean?  Well, originally it's use was to denote the process by which a running computer system is restarted, either intentionally or unintentionally.  Believe it, or not, it come[...]
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Back to School!

May 3, 2016 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
For years now, I have been an amateur writer, writing stories and adventures for fun and as a way to get me to think about other things. Plus, I will be honest, I like to write. It is the most precious gift I was given [...]
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Tribal Knowledge: You’ve Got to Know How to Ask

May 3, 2016 from Brandes Stoddard
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This article is about a very thorny subject in gaming: what does it take to get information out of someone who doesn’t want to give it to you? I’ll be attempting to address this point within both LARPing and [...]
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Crowsmantle (and Eagle Cloaks, Owl Capes, and Beyond)

May 3, 2016 from Age of Ravens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I'm running behind this week: trying to finish a public beta document for Action Cards and revising the rules (again) for Rights of Succession. Side note: Scrivener's great for organizing parts of your document, but ther[...]
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Ransom and Flotsam

The city of Ransom is just about what you’d expect from a city with the name “Ransom”. It was built …Continue reading →[...]
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My toddler’s campaign world

May 3, 2016 from Blog of Holding
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Since D&D is, let’s face it, a kids’ game, kids are really good at it. My two year old seems to be constructing a campaign world. Here are two locations that she recently detailed. The Gracious City. I ha[...]
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Covenant Items from Midnight for BRP

May 3, 2016 from The Omnipotent Eye
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I've started to play a basic BRP based fantasy game at home, and the first adventure we did was a small crypt crawl. Naturally they found a magic sword. Before you start to groan, let me tell you the kids have already s[...]
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New Releases Tuesday. Witch Edition.

May 3, 2016 from The Other Side
Filed under: Music, RPG Hub 
It's Tuesday and that means new releases. Today I am very excited to report that The Witch is now available on iTunes and Amazon Instant Video. I am going to be staying up tonight to see this one. Also out is the t[...]
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Those In Yellow

May 3, 2016 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: RPG Hub 
"Let us walk in the woods, and tell sad stories of dead kings and lost princes." The dry leaves and fallen twigs snapped under her sandals, and the hem of her yellow robes dragged in the dirt. "Let us remember those forg[...]
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*News Flash* Rulenomicon Updated

May 2, 2016 from Forgotten Runes
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The Rulenomicon page has been updated. I got all the names of my new rules pasted in. Even got the formating to be more of a table. However, no new reviews or links yet. That will have to come later.Enjoy! ;)[...]
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Good Die and Bad Die

May 2, 2016 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub 
Years ago...actually decades ago, I had a friend who ran a very simple game system that he called "Good Die, Bad Die". It basically worked on the idea that you added your good die (a d6) to your ability score, and a bad [...]
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Releasing the Kraken – Episode 1 – The Turning Tower

May 2, 2016 from A Character for Every Game
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
As long as Patreon pledged support remains above the $400 level, every month we are releasing one older map from …Continue reading →[...]
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For Cultured Friends V

May 2, 2016 from Reviews From R'lyeh
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The fifth issue of The Excellent Travelling Volume  continues James Maliszewski’s support for TSR Inc.’s Empire of the Petal Throne: The World of Tékumel, only the third RPG to be published and th[...]
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Traveller Aid Society on OBS (RPGNow/DriveThruRPG)

May 2, 2016 from Bat in the Attic
Filed under: news, RPG Hub, Traveller 
Looks like the Mongoose Third Imperium and the entire Mongoose Traveller 2nd edition line will have a third party content program. The basic deal is this,Mongoose will allow you to SELL any work in PDF form that uses Mon[...]
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Profession Skill Scope

May 2, 2016 from Game in the Brain
Filed under: Game Design, GURPS, RPG Hub 
As work also inspires my gaming, I've come to see Profession more differently. Market Knowledge Market Cycles. the seasons of the business, when most of its earnings happen and the timing of each aspect that has time[...]
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In The Footsteps Of Footprints: how to document game events

May 2, 2016 from Campaign Mastery
Filed under: Adventure Prep, Play, RPG Hub 
As part of the “interview” by Tracey Snow back in Campaign Mastery’s 750th-post celebration (actually constructed from a series of emails back-and-forth), I was ‘asked’ the question, Is ther[...]
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Weekend Gaming: Against the Slave Lords!

May 2, 2016 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The Order of the Platinum Dragon made it to the throne room of the slave lords and encountered the first five. The battle was fierce with many HP lost on both sides. I did notice that in some cases the Playtest vers[...]
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Land of the Spirits Group 2 Session 1 Recap- Saving the Princess of the Moon

May 2, 2016 from Wrath of Zombie
Filed under: Other Systems, RPG Hub 
Yesterday I kicked off a second campaign of Land of the Spirits playtest which uses the awesome Black Hack rules.  I was very excited because this group and I hadn’t gotten to play together in nearly a year du[...]
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A Tower in Gelatin Floats By

May 2, 2016 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
art by Jeff CallOur 5e Land of Azurth game continued last night with our heroes planning on taking Gwendolin Goode back to her parents and relieving the pirate queen Black Iris (both of whom they rescued from the Candy I[...]
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Xezbeth the Liar

May 2, 2016 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: RPG Hub 
"How do I know I can trust you?" The sliver of moon shining in the cloudless still night barely illuminated the woman before me, yet she glowed, and I was terrified.She laughed then, a deep throaty laugh that made my kne[...]
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Round Table 117 – Have Spellbook Will Travel, Arcanis, and Mists of Akuma

May 2, 2016 from The Tome Show
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
James Introcaso sits down with Rudy Basso to discuss their upcoming fantasy, comedy, radio drama podcast, Have Spellbook Will Travel. Then James sits down with Henry Lopez and Pedro Barrenechea&n[...]
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