Posts Tagged ‘adventure’

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 […]

Zephyr: Winds of Change Review

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

In our Zephyr: Winds of Change review, we take a look at a steampunk adventure game in which you fly airships and attempt to take out your enemies!
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Coming Soon: Grinning Skull’s first adventure module, The Witch’s Daughter!

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

Well, almost ready for release is the first Grinning Skull Adventure module, “The Witch’s Daughter”, Other than these few images, I’m not telling you too much, other than a little tease of a few pages. It’ll be on sale in a few days, and I’ll tell you more then!

Coming Soon: Grinning Skull’s first adventure module, The Witch’s Daughter!

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

Well, almost ready for release is the first Grinning Skull Adventure module, “The Witch’s Daughter”, Other than these few images, I’m not telling you too much, other than a little tease of a few pages. It’ll be on sale in a few days, and I’ll tell you more then!

Escape from 100 Million B.C. Review

Posted on May 15th, 2017 under , , , , , , . Posted by

In our Escape from 100 Million B.C. review, we look at a cooperative adventure game in which you are time travelers attempting to get back to the future!
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The Cabal of Eight Pt.17: Enter the Wasp

Posted on May 10th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

It was two days after their return from the Under-City Vault and the young mages were on their way to Bumble’s house in the Western Cliffs District of the city of Ezmer. They had already delivered the mysterious Dungeon Heart gem to the ratling antiquarian Afsik the strange in his sea-salted, musty, crowded shop in […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.16: Fight for Sleep

Posted on April 27th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The young mages had split their take from the Under-City Vaults and looked to hide the undivided booty someplace in the cabal room. After thoroughly searching the chamber Gornix (played by Gil) was able to find a small alcove behind a false brick in the hearth. They stashed a bag of gems (3 diamonds, 3 […]

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Mansions of Madness: Second Edition Review

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

In this Mansions of Madness: Second Edition review, Ryan States of Laird Ryan States takes a look at a popular cooperative horror game from Fantasy Flight.
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The Cabal of Eight Pt.15: The Dungeon’s Heart

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

All of them gathered into the central chamber of the under-city vaults cast in the strange white glow of the blood red gem known as the Dungeon Heart. None of them wanted to stay behind for caution’s sake in case the others should discover any treasures apart from the McGuffin. This chamber, the gem heart’s […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.14: The Under-City Vaults Pt.4

Posted on April 13th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

They stood around the smoking wreckage of the animated bronze brazier. The accursed thing had blasted them with fire missiles and slammed its metal body against them like a bludgeon. Athfonia (Played by Perla) had taken up the large flanged bronze mace (see Cabal of Eight Pt.12: The Under-City Vaults Pt.2). Fauna (Played by Jenn) […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.13: The Under-City Vaults Pt.3

Posted on April 6th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Athfonia (played by Perla) lunged with her spear at the monster but missed. Excor (played by Cris), whom was only about 5 feet from it, cast Spook. Fortunately the spell took hold and the creature was loath to approach much less attack him. Fauna (played by Jenn) tried to cast Sleep on the serpent but […]

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The Cabal of Eight Pt.12: The Under-City Vaults Pt.2

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

Szoosha the black scaled Naga (played by Isis) continued to lead the group into a smaller chamber adjacent to the spider-gallery they had just survived. He burned away the cobwebs that choked this room as well to reveal a roughly 10 x 10 room, barren with a floor strewn with dirt. To the north was […]

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Top 10 Cooperative board games

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

Cooperative board games like the ones shown in the top 10 below are the games that connect people. Human players cooperate to fight together against the game itself, not against each other as they usually do in most board games. I can recollect a couple of cases when my friends were truly disappointed after I […]

The Cabal of Eight – Pt.11: The Under-City Vaults Pt.1

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

The Underlings, after a confusing and circuitous route, led the young mages to the goal. They were in a large sewer tunnel on a narrow walkway above a flowing river of filth. They showed the mages a small hole bored through the slimy brick and mortar wall. Beneath was a thick oak double-door its bronze […]

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