100 Deadly Skills: The SEAL Operative’s Guide to Eluding Pursuers, Evading Capture, and Surviving Any Dangerous Situation

100 Deadly Skills The SEAL Operative’s Guide to Eluding Pursuers, Evading Capture, and Surviving Any Dangerous Situation Author: Clint Emerson, Retired Navy SEAL Illustration: Ted Slampyak Publisher: Touchstone, An Imprint of Simon and Schuster, Inc. Copyright ©2015 Available Formats available at Amazon: Paperback – $10.95        Kindle – $14.99   Since this month…

Aftershock Comics Provides Inspiration for Horror Games

I have begun a new geeky journey, sort of. The reality is after fifteen years of not reading comic books, I have returned to their warm embrace. Thanks to Free Comic Book Day for sucking me back in with the release of a new Strangers in Paradise story arc. Since May I have gotten sucked…

GM’s Toolbox – Tarot Cards Can Give NPCs Depth

Using tarot cards as the source of inspiration and giving characters depth was the recent topic of conversation with some fellow gamers. Although I wrote this a little over two years ago, it is still relevant. In fact, I use the tarot cards regularly to help flesh out NPCs, give a little extra depth to…

A Look at Metamorphosis Alpha 2 (Chronicles from the Warden)

Metamorphosis Alpha 2 (Chronicles from the Warden) Editor: Craig Martelle Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Page Count: 358 (digital) / 608 (print) Available Formats: eBook and print eBook – Free w/ Kindle Unlimited Print (other options available) – 16.56 “Metamorphosis Alpha: Chronicles from the Warden, Volume 2” is the second in a series of short…

A Look at Metamorphosis Alpha: Chronicles from the Warden, Volume 1

Metamorphosis Alpha: Chronicles from the Warden, Volume 1 Editor: Craig Martelle Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform Page Count: 196 Available Formats: eBook and print eBook – Free w/ Kindle Unlimited Print (other options available) – $9.99 Recently I received my kickstarter reward for Epsilon City from Goodman Games for the RPG game Metamorphosis Alpha by…

A Look at The Great Pendragon Campaign POD Book Quality

Yesterday, I received the hardcover Print on Demand (POD) copy of The Great Campaign for King Arthur Pendragon (KAP) RPG that I ordered right before Christmas. The turn around time, even with the holiday, was pretty quick. Here’s a look at the POD product so you can make an informed decision if this book in…

IF Magazine Now Available at the Internet Archive

Sci-Fi fans rejoice! IF Magazine is now available in all it’s Sci-Fi glory through Archive.org. “If was an American science fiction magazine launched in March 1952 by Quinn Publications, owned by James L. Quinn. The magazine was moderately successful though it was never regarded as one of the first rank of science fiction magazines. It achieved…

Edge of Everything – Flash Fiction by Jim Pyre

Edge of Everything The waves smashed against shore. The rhythm of the lake always drew him to this place. It was old, old enough for most of the folks in this backwater town to forget it even existed, but not him. The rhythm never let him forget. He had loved her, hadn’t he? He showed…