The Hounds of Salem – A Miskatonic Repository Review [Call of Cthulhu]

The Hounds of Salem Author: Anthony L. Wolf Publisher: Chaosium [Miskatonic Repository] Page Count: 37 + additional handouts Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – Pay what you want ($4.99 recommended) I usually make a few trips to Salem a year, being the dad of a Wiccan and living about an hour away—though my daughter prefers…

Pop Goes the Weasel – A Miskatonic Repository Review [Call of Cthulhu]

Pop Goes the Weasel Author: Chris Stewart Publisher: Chaosium [Miskatonic Repository] Page Count: 25 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $2.00 It’s 1978, the Personal Computing Age is in its infancy, and the Miskatonic University is poised to take center stage. Arthur Fael, a computing genius, has recently defected from MIT to the Miskatonic. With…

From the Ashes of War – A Review of Warpland

Warpland Author: Gavriel Quiroga Page Count: 154 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $8 Print – $35   From the ashes of a war with no winner rises Warpland. An ancient conflict between the Eloi and Morlock left both societies lost to time. The land was forever altered by the “Great War,” warping…

When Chaos Comes Calling – A Review of The Chaos Gods Come to Meatlandia 2e

The Chaos Gods Come to Meatlandia 2nd Edition Author: Ahimas Kerp & Wind Lothamer Publisher: Knight Owl Publishing Page Count: 88 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $12 Print/PDF Bundle – $30 Old-School Essentials is THE modern dominant force in the OSR gaming scene, with a growing number of third-party products continually being released. Knight…

Off the Top Rope – All-Star Wrestling: The Wrestling Role-Playing Game

All-Star Wrestling The Wrestling Role-Playing Game Author: Paul Schulze Publisher: Afterthought Images Page Count: 96 Year published: 1991 Available Formats: Out of Print Oh yeah, brother! To all those Hulk-a-maniacs, The Nature Boy Ric Flair (woo!), and current fans of past and present wrestlers, this game is for you. That’s right. You’re no longer behind…

So, You Want to be Better Player?

So, you want to be a better tabletop roleplayer? A new better you? We know that is easier said than done, but there are various things that you can do in the short and long term to help get to where you want to be. Don’t be fooled; there is no magic formula, and while…

A Review of The Unclean Leporello of the Foul Wizard Baum [MÖRK BORG]

The Unclean Leporello of the Foul Wizard Baum, a Third-Party Mörk Borg Book Author: Philip Reed Publisher: Philip Reed Games Page Count: 12 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – Free MÖRK BORG is the self-proclaimed “pitch-black apocalyptic fantasy RPG about lost souls and fools seeking redemption, forgiveness or the last remaining riches in a bleak and…

For Your Listening Pleasure – Bending Realities

Welcome to our “For Your Listening Pleasure” series, where we highlight and showcase podcasts and radio dramas that we enjoy. Admittedly, I, Modoc, lean heavily toward radio dramas, but I hope you won’t hold that against me. So, sit back, stay awhile, and maybe you’ll find something new for your listening pleasure. In this installment,…

What’s Old is New Again – A Review of Call of Cthulhu Classic

Call of Cthulhu Classic Author: Sandy Peterson & Friends Publisher: Chaosium Available Formats: PDF & Print Print – Not Available Yet My first Chaosium RPG was the boxed set of Elfquest, followed shortly by Stormbringer and Ringworld. Coming from the TSR side of the hobby, I was used to learning some very mechanically different systems— Dungeons &…

4-Bit Characters Volume 1 – A Miskatonic Repository Review [Call of Cthulhu]

Four-Bit Characters Volume 1 Author: Aaron Vanek Publisher: Chaosium [Miskatonic Repository] Available Format: PDF (DTRPG) – $5 Building non-player characters can be daunting for some. It is easier and quicker to use pre-generated characters instead. Thankfully help is available. Four-Bit Characters Vol. 1 provides 10 non-player characters mirrored off historical personalities for the 7th edition…