I Put A Curse On You! – Wizard Kittens: Library Edition

Wizard Kittens Library Edition Author: Publisher: Magpie Games Available Formats: Boxed Game Print – $29.99 I’m always looking for engaging games to play with my 11-year-old granddaughter. A friend and reader of Rolling Boxcars who demos Wizard Kittens for Magpie Games at conventions talked it up nicely, convincing me to buy it. It was so…

Black Friday & Cyber Monday Gaming Sales and Deals [Some Start Earlier]

Dear Readers, It’s that time of year again! Excellent sales and deals are abundant—allowing you to fill stockings and the void under the tree for yourself or your favorite gamer. See below some of the incredible publishers offering great deals this year. Don’t forget to check back often, as we’ll be updating this list when…

Generic Systems – Are They A One-Stop Solution?

Do generic roleplaying game systems work well across various genres and settings or do they work better for some over others? This short article will attempt to answer that question, but we must first look at some generic systems out there and assess their strengths and weaknesses. This article will only look at the most…

Brrr! It’s Cold Outside – Delta Green: Jack Frost

Jack Frost Author: Shane Ivey Publisher: Arc Dream Publishing Page Count: 92 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $9.99 Print – $29.99 On December 22, 1998, an unseasonable extreme blizzard blanketed the town of Willis, Alabama, killing many residents. Scientific monitoring equipment registered anomalies in the area, getting the attention of elements falling under…

One Conspiracy To Rule Them All – The One Ring Starter Set

The One Ring™ Starter Set Authors: Francesco Nepitello, James Michael Spahn, et al Publisher: Free League Publishing Page Count: 108 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $19.99 Print [Box set]- $43.15 The Shire and the Hobbits of Middle Earth are iconic and indelible as they take centerstage in One Ring’s™ Starter Set. Conceived and published…

Tales of the Weird – Weird Heroes of Public Access

Weird Heroes of Public Access: A Role Playing Game Author: Rev Joey Royale Publisher: Get Haunted Industries Page Count: 20 Available Formats: Print Print – $10 The county of Fairhaven recently established a public access television station—WHPA-TV13—which is woefully underfunded and striving to make a go of it. WHPA-TV13 thrives on cheap sets, inebriated guests,…

Hidden London – Pax Londinium

Liminal: Pax Londinium Author: Neil Gow Publisher: Modiphius Page Count: 124 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $11 Print – $16.91 London is an ancient city. One of mystery both above and below the city’s streets. However, beyond that, there is the hidden world of Liminal. This hidden world is by no means…

The Whites of Their Eyes – Nations & Cannons Core Rules

Nations & Cannons Core Rules A Revolutionary Campaign Setting for 5e Author: Patrick Mooney, Collyn Messier, Kate Devorak, et al Publisher: Flagbearer Games Page Count: 116 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $4.99 Print (Softcover) – $19.99 Print (Hardcover) – $44.99 I find historical games and settings fascinating; it may have something to…

Onward, Brave Mice! – Things That Go Squeak in the Night

Things That Go Squeak in the Night A Heroic Role-Playing Game of Cute Horror Author: Jim Davies Publisher: Gallant Knight Games Page Count: 154 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $9.99 Print/Digital Combo (DTRPG) – $20.99 I have never been able to nail down where my fascination with mice-centric roleplaying games comes from. Perhaps…