Rolling Boxcars at GENCON

Rolling Boxcars will be GENCON in August. I (Keith) will be there for various reasons, but first and foremost, I will be there as part of the press pool providing event coverage. During the convention, look for tweets as I provide updates and images of the event from my perspective. After the convention, I will…

Mysterious Monday – Urban Legends

I was feeling inspired recently, and the time is right for another installment of Mysterious Monday. An irregular series in which we publish short, creepy, and weird story hooks for readers to use as sources of inspiration. If you enjoy reading these or put any of them to use in your own game, let us…

Horror in the Highlands – A Miskatonic Repository Review [Call of Cthulhu]

Horror in the Highlands Author: David Wright, A2ndChapter Publisher: The Miskatonic Repository Page Count: 58 Available Formats: PDF PDF(DTRPG) – $4.99 Following the success of his first Miskatonic Respoistory scenario, The Oxford Articles, David Wright returns with Horror in the Highlands, his second Miskatonic Repository scenario for Call of Cthulhu 7th edition. This time David takes investigators to his native Scotland,…

Scratch My Back, I’ll Scratch Yours – A Review of Delta Green: Iconoclasts

Delta Green: Iconoclasts Author: Adam Scott Glancy & Shane Ivey Publisher: Arc Dream Publishing Page Count: 206 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $19.99 Print – Not yet available Delta Green is a big government black ops, all about the modern here-and-now conspiracies organization looking into and mitigating unnatural threats to the fragile reality…

A Pirate’s Life for Me! – A Review of Oak & Iron

Oak & Iron Historical Naval Tactics in the Age of Piracy Author: Mike Tuñez Publisher: Firelock Games Available Formats: Physical (miniatures) Core Box – $69 Rolling Boxcars is known for reviewing roleplaying games, but we all play boardgames as time permits. I may be an outlier with my interest in historical wargames. I have a…

State of The Blog

Greetings, Boxcar Nation, I just wanted to take a quick moment of your time to update you on the state of the blog. As of June 20222, the team is doing fantastic. We’re feverishly reading and writing new articles for your reading pleasure. However, I have two significant updates to pass along. First, the summer…

A Portrait of Death – MÖRK BORG GM Screen

MÖRK BORG GM Screen Author: Pelle Nilsson and Johan Nohr Publisher: Free League Publishing Available Formats: Print Print – $20.95 Gamemaster screens, or shields as they are sometimes called, are a standard accessory for many roleplaying games. Physically they may either be portrait or landscape orientation. One side contains quick reference charts for the Gamemasters,…

The Oxford Articles – A Miskatonic Repository Review [Call of Cthulhu]

The Oxford Articles Author: David Wright, A2ndChapter Publisher: The Miskatonic Repository Page Count: 58 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $4.99 In early October 1953, investigators are summoned by Ernest F. Jacob, Chichele Professor of Modern History at All Souls College, a constituent college of the famous University of Oxford in England. Professor Jacob believes…

Box Office Smash or A Bomb? A Review of Movie Night

Movie Night Author: Peter Frain Publisher: 77 Studios Page Count: 56 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – Pay What You Want [$1.35 suggested] Print Options (DTRPG) – Pay What You Want [$2.61 minimum, $5.40 suggested] The 1980s was an era of notable films and television series like Goonies, E.T., Star Wars, MacGyver, and The…