The Robots are Coming, The Robots are Coming!

My TikTok feed has been filled with people experimenting with AI art, especially an anime/manga filter. There are also several apps that will generate AI art for you—sometimes using a picture as a seed, other times solely based on a description you type in. Additionally, there has been a ton of buzz about ChatGPT AI. It…

The Time Card of Cthulhu

Hello Peter what’s happening. I’m gonna need you to go ahead and come in tomorrow. So if you could be here at around… 9 that’d be great… -Bill Lumbergh, Office Space, 1999   Being in the tech industry, I was recently hit by those infamous layoffs you’ve seen in the news lately. My company’s layoffs…

The Five and a Half Minute Servant’s Corridor – Regency Cthulhu

Regency Cthulhu Author: Andrew Peregrine and Lynn Hardy Publisher: Chaosium Page Count: 226 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $22.99 Print – $44.99 It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. ~ Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice I…

Peering Through the Hole – The Keyhole of Eternity [Star Trek]

The Keyhole of Eternity Authors: Nathan Dowdell, Sam Webb, Jim Johnson, et al Publisher: Modiphius Page Count: 44 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG): $11.00 (standalone) / $40.00 (Tricorder Edition PDF Collection) Print/Digital Combo (Tricorder Edition) – $81.97 (US) / $81.97 (UK) The Keyhole of Eternity is a mini-campaign that comes with Modiphius’ Star…

Phasers to Stun! – Star Trek Adventures: Tricorder Collector’s Box Set

Star Trek Adventures: Tricorder Collector’s Box Set Author: Nathan Dowdwell et al. Publisher: Modiphius Page Count: Boxed set, 308 pp. (main book) Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $40.00 Print/Digital Combo (Modiphius US)– $81.97 (currently out of stock) Print/Digital Combo (Modiphius UK)– $81.97 Modiphius’s Star Trek Adventures Tricorder Collector’s Box Set is an alternate core…

The Sun Rises Over Eriador – Ruins of the Lost Realm

Ruins of the Lost Realm Author: Gareth Hanrahan Publisher: Free League Page Count: 127 Available Formats: PDF (DTRPG) – $19.99 Print – $36.35   All that is gold does not glitter, Not all those who wander are lost; The old that is strong does not wither, Deep roots are not reached by the frost. When…

Growing Old in ‘Salem’s Lot

‘Salem’s Lot Author: Stephen King Page Count: 672 Available Formats: Print / eBook / Audio Book But when fall comes, kicking summer out on its treacherous ass as it always does one day sometime after the midpoint of September, it stays awhile like an old friend that you have missed. It settles in the way…

Reaching The Apex – Old-School Essentials Advanced Edition

Old-School Essentials Advanced Edition Author: Gavin Norman Publisher: Necrotic Gnome Page Count: 2 books, 250 pages each Available Formats: PDF & Print Player’s Tome & Referee’s Tomes PDF (DTRPG) – $15 / $15 Print & Print/PDF Combo – $40 / $40 The Old School Renaissance (OSR) has been around for around 15 years. Broadly speaking,…

Could it be… Satan?

In the fourth season of Stranger Things, we witness the 1980s “Satanic Panic”—an actual phenomenon I remember, though I was thankfully not much affected by it. The Satanic Panic was a fairly broad phenomenon, much of it originating from a rash of false allegations against daycare centers that were supposedly committing “satanic ritual abuse.” There…

Fish or Cut Bait?

What is it that makes an RPG campaign last? When is it time to decide the current campaign isn’t working and it’s time to try something new? I’ve noticed that the groups I game with tend to go through different stages. Sometimes we’ll have a lot of consistency with games lasting dozens of sessions. Our current…