RPG Geek Secret Cthanta Gift Exchange is Up and Running

The holiday season is fast approaching and RPG Geek, the internet’s best RPG database and resource site, is once again doing their Secret Cthanta Exchange. For those inclined, there is still time to sign up and be part of the fun. I have participated in this great gift exchange many times over the years and…

Initial Thoughts – Call of Cthulhu Video Game

Real life is thwarting my efforts to get more play time in of the new Call of Cthulhu video game, but nonetheless, I have logged a measly 4 hours. I have managed to make way into chapter 5. I have no idea how many chapters there are yet, but I know from other folks that…

Paws, Claws, and Tentacles: A look at Cathulhu

Cathulhu: Velvet Paws on Cthulhu’s Trail Authors: Ingo Ahrens, Adam Crossingham & Daniel Harms Publisher: Sixtystone Press Page Count: 69 Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (DTRPG) – $18.99 Print – $12.99 “The Cats of Uthar“, H.P. Lovecraft tale about a towns’ cosmic cats, that can jump to the moon and “Felidae” a novel by the German…

New Call of Cthulhu Video Game – Review Copy in Hand

I’m doing my happy dance! This is an exciting week for me (Modoc), I just received my review copy of the new Call of Cthulhu video game from Focus Home Interactive. This will be new territory for me and for Rolling Boxcars. I’m not usually a video game player, but being a Call of Cthulhu…

Beyond the Dice: Making Legends

Before we get to this really awesome article, I would like to introduce Cindy. Cindy has recently joined our team and will be writing a new monthly column entitled Beyond the Dice. Cindy and I go way back and have been friends for the better part of 20 years, maybe even longer. She’s a veteran…

Are The ENnies Diverse Enough? Give Them Your Feedback!

Before, during and after this year’s ENnies, did you feel disenfranchised, underrepresented, or dismayed with the pool of judges or the judged categories? Maybe you’re not happy with the overall nomination process or transparency of the awards itself? If so, Stacy Muth, Business Manager of the ENnies is looking for your feedback. She has set up…

MonsterTalk Podcast: A Science Show About Monsters

MonsterTalk Podcast Hosts: Blake Smith, Dr. Karen Stollznow Presented by Skeptic Magazine MonsterTalk episodes can be found here or on your favorite podcast application. Show notes can be found on their website. MonsterTalk is a podcast that uses monsters to talk about science. The hosts use their skeptical eye to critically examine legendary and cryptozoological creatures, folklore, and supernatural…

Soundwave Comic-Con is A Wrap – Rolling Boxcars Will be Back!

What a fun weekend! On the heels of feeling under the weather at the beginning of the week, I ended the week by spending Saturday at a small homegrown comic convention that was organized by my local comic book shop, Soundwave Comics. It was a well run and highly organized one-day event. I was super…