Posts Tagged ‘adventure’

The Cabal of Eight Pt.27: Farmers Cross Fiasco

Posted on August 16th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The great purple moon and its ring gave way in the gloaming to the gold-red then orange-white of dawn. The sun rose over the far off farmhouses and laborers’ hovels as the sky went blue then shone on the banners of Farmers’ Cross Lodge as they unfurled over the front gates. The four mages of […]

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Flip Through Coalition Wars The Siege on Tolkeen

Posted on August 11th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

In this Flip Through Matt takes a look at the first book of the Coalition Wars Campaign The Seige on Tolkeen for Rifts from Palladium Books.  this starts the story of Tech VS. Magic in the Rifts universe – well I mean makes truly volatile. Currently running a campaign that is leading up this part […]

Top 10 best fantasy board games

Posted on August 11th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

There is no secret that fantasy genre is the most popular in the board games world because they can enlarge your horizons. Developers can’t restrict their imagination at all and players can assume the roles of unbelievable characters. People have always sought to go beyond unusual and this genre just provides them the opportunity. There […]

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Moths of Tanglethorn

Posted on August 9th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

After a full year in the Game-Master’s chair, I finally was going to get to play. Of course, Cris was GMing and going to set his campaign in the Poisonwood capital of Tanglethorn. It was going to be an “Evil Game”, a campaign where all of the Player Characters have an evil base alignment. Everything […]

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Labyrinth Board Game Review

Posted on August 4th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Labyrinth board game review, we take a look at a cooperative game in which you get to relive the events that took place in the popular 1986 film.
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The Cabal of Eight Pt.26: The Stranger

Posted on August 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Leaving Corje with their wagon the mages of the cabal of eight stumbled into the tavern half of Farmers’ Cross Lodge through the saloon doors from under the covered porch outside. The place was busy but not overcrowded mostly farmers, grain traders, and produce sellers. The ceiling was high; the entire log and timber structure […]

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Green Gryphon Inn now an electrum pick!

Posted on August 1st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Iron Crown Enterprises are thrilled to announce that Shadow World: Tales from the Green Gryphon Inn is now an electrum pick product on RPGNow!   Very few products on RPGNow ever reach the level of ‘electrum pick’ and we’re incredibly … Continue reading

The Cabal of Eight Pt.25: Wagon East!

Posted on July 26th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The group of young mages found themselves being beaten down on by the sun while breathing the dust of the road once again as they traveled south along the Trade Road East. Fauna (played by Jenn) in an effort to relieve her companions of the blistering rays used her pup tent as a covering for […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.24: Plate of Scorpions

Posted on July 19th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Fauna (played by Jenn) rapped on the black lacquered wooden gate beyond a rounded plaster archway sunk into a white plaster wall. Meanwhile Excor (played by Cris) cast Prestidigitation on himself to clean up and produced a 15gp bottle of fine wine from his robes hoping to allude to his social refinement (an Ivoran noble […]

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Neverland’s Legacy Review

Posted on July 19th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Neverland’s Legacy review, we take a look at a cooperative adventure game that takes place in Peter Pan and Captain Hook’s world!

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.23: Trial of the Cabal

Posted on July 12th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Dawn broke over the high walls and battlements of Ezmer. The sky was aglow with deep gold and streaked with shadowed purples, pinks, and reds. The large purple moon and its great ring was but a shadow quickly fading. Similarly the lurking dregs of the city that lurked sank back as the sun rose. The […]

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Coming Soon – Planet of the Apes

Posted on July 8th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here we take a look at Planet of the Apes, an upcoming cooperative board game from IDW Games based on the original 1968 movie!

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Albion’s Legacy Review

Posted on June 30th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Albion’s Legacy review, we take a look at a cooperative adventure game set in Camelot where you get to go on quests as classic Arthurian characters!

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.22: Cloak and Blather

Posted on June 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Excor (played by Cris) cut Jirek’s bindings. The young scribe was visibly in shock. He stared blankly as his rescuers fell upon the gory remains of Haxat’s corpse looting anything that appeared valuable or that they recognized as magic. Afterwards, the young mages decided to take their loot back to the cabal room and properly […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.21: Blood Red

Posted on June 21st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

As splinters of wood sprayed into the dim, fire lit chamber the semi-transparent form of the red imp was thrown from the remains of the shattered door.  Its diminishing screams continued to echo as it fell back down into hell. Gornix’s new spell, Force Ram, had smashed down the imp-possessed door and laid open the […]

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Salvation Road Review

Posted on June 20th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Salvation Road review, we look at a post-apocalyptic game in which you’re trying to gather resources and make it to a settlement called Salvation!
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Roleplaying adventure hooks

Posted on June 19th, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

  Looking for inspiration for your next roleplaying adventure? Then look no further! We’ve put together these three adventure hooks to give you some ideas for your next gaming session. Enjoy!     Political suicide   One by one the … Continue reading

The Lost Expedition Review

Posted on June 16th, 2017 under , , , , , , , . Posted by

In our The Lost Expedition review, we take a look at an adventure game in which you are trying to reach El Dorado!
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The Cabal of Eight Pt.20: Rats, Rowdies, and Imps

Posted on June 7th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Gornix (played by Gil) the salt-lotus wizard was huddled over his makeshift lab and deep in study over a length of scroll cut for scratch as he continued his formulations. Jirek who had been acting as lab assistant through the night excused himself come dawn and left for his job at the Bardic College library. […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.19: Mage Life

Posted on May 31st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

As he faced a High Born Sailor with paper and quill in hand Szoosha (played by Isis) was still in a groggy stupor and speechless. Naga Sailor (in Split-Tongue): “Ah! You’re awake. Your friend said that…” Szoosha: “Where the HELL am I!? AM I AT SEA!?” The young elementalist shot erect and took a look […]

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New Release: Hammergate Poster Map

Posted on May 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

New release time again, Get the latest with the Hammergate poster map. This map booklet contains further exploration of the town of Hammergate from the newly released “The Witch’s Daughter” GSAM01 module (Which can be found here http://www.rpgnow.com/product/212464/The-Witchs-Daughter-Adventure-Module-GSAM01) Contained within, is a printable B&W poster map (57×79.9cm, 9×9 A4 sheets)of the town for you to use […]

Coming Soon – First Martians: Adventures on the Red Planet

Posted on May 24th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Here we take a look at First Martians: Adventures on the Red Planet, an upcoming cooperative adventure game by the designer of Robinson Crusoe!

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.18: Two Birds

Posted on May 24th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The young mages, Fauna the druidess (played by Jenn), Szoosha the black-scale naga fire elementalist (played by Isis), Excor the mage (played by Cris), and Gornix the wizard (played by Gil), walked into the Red Helm tavern. They noticed a wizard in powder-blue robes by the windows smoking a pipe. Noteworthy as he seemed out […]

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Grinning Skull Design Studios: New Release: The Witch’s Daughter, a system agnostic generic fantasy adventure for all fantasy RPGs

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, I’m back with the next of this months new releases, this time it’s our very first adventure module from Grinning Skull: The Witch’s Daughter. Written by Allen Farr, this adventure is suited to low-mid level characters, and is a tale of religion, witchcraft, murder and mystery. This 68 page module is system agnostic, just […]

Grinning Skull Design Studios: New Release: The Witch’s Daughter, a system agnostic generic fantasy adventure for all fantasy RPGs

Posted on May 22nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, I’m back with the next of this months new releases, this time it’s our very first adventure module from Grinning Skull: The Witch’s Daughter. Written by Allen Farr, this adventure is suited to low-mid level characters, and is a tale of religion, witchcraft, murder and mystery. This 68 page module is system agnostic, just […]