News Desk: Cthulhu Dark Ages 3rd Ed Now Available

Chaosium has announced that Cthulhu Dark Ages is once again available. This time in its 3rd edition and is currently available only in PDF, with a print edition to follow later this year. I would surmise it will likely be available by June. As with all Chaosium releases, if you buy the PDF now, your…

Nordic Horror Never Looked so Good – A Town Called Malice

a town called Malice Author: David Kizzia Publisher: Monkey Fun Available Formats: PDF and Print PDF (DTRPG) – $14.99 Print (DTRPG Hardcover/PDF combo) – $34.99 In April 2019, a town called Malice, a newly launched  Kickstarter popped up on my radar. Having enjoyed other Monkeyfun Studios games, I read the pitch and pledged my money….

Holocron Lessons for Playing the D6 Star Wars RPG

In the 1980s and 1990s, I played a lot of Star Wars using West End Games Star Wars Roleplaying Game. Even after Wizards of the Coast and Fantasy Flight came out with their versions I still find myself going back to it from time to time. With the recent Mandalorian television show on Disney+ I’ve…

Gangbusters B/X Edition Basic Rule Book

Gangbusters B/X Edition Basic Rule Book Author: Mark HuntPublisher: Mark Hunt, LLCAvailable Formats: PDF and PrintPDF (DTRPG) – $4.99Print/PDF Combo – $14.99 Gangbusters was one of the first RPGs I was exposed to after D&D. One of the players in my first D&D group had a copy of it – I was always happy when…

Island Hopping in Lowcountry Crawl

Lowcountry Crawl A Southern Gothic RPG Zine #1 Author: John Gregory Consultation: Akelah Publisher: Technical Grimoire Available Formats: Print & PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $5 Print + PDF Combo – $10 If you follow my reviews, you will know that I am a fan of zines and magazines. They are a great resource for gamemasters…

An attempt to Destroy the Truth – The Sassoon Files Review

The Sassoon Files A Sourcebook for the Call of Cthulhu and GUMSHOE Role Playing Games Authors: Jason Sheets, Dan Bass, George Sibley, Francis Acquarone, Jesse Covner Publisher: Sons of the Singularity Available Formats: PDF (DTRPG) – $19.99 Print – $49.99 It was a surprise to Kickstarter backers and others in the roleplaying hobby when the…

Adventures in the Hundred Kingdoms

Adventures in the Hundred Kingdoms Author: S. John Bateman Publisher: WolfWyzard Press Page Count: 17 Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (DTRPG) – $3.00 Adventures in the Hundred Kingdoms a roleplaying game that is inspired and heavily influenced by the folklore of the Philippine Islands. The game is designed to tell epic tales of normal…

My Guardian Monster – Nothing Ever Happens When There’s a Detour

My Guardian Monster Author: Danial Carroll Publisher: Miskatonic Repository Page Count: 32 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $2.99 My Guardian Monster is a modern-day story that is designed to be a one-shot or it can easily serve as an interlude between scenarios in an existing on-going campaign with minimal modification. The story takes place…

A Dark Little Secret – A Review of The Shadow Over Providence

The Shadow Over Providence Authors: Jon Hook & Matt Ryan Publisher: Chaosium Page Count: 38 Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (DTRPG) – $3.99 Print – Not Currently Available in Print The Shadow Over Providence is a traditional Call of Cthulhu scenario for Keepers of all skill levels. It made its debut at Necronomicon Providence…

A Look at Grim & Perilous Random Dice Tables

Grim & Perilous Random Dice Tables Author: Peter Rudin-Burgess Publisher: PPM Games Page Count: 25 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $2.50 One of the benefits of being a Rolling Boxcar Patreon supporter is requesting a review of products that align with your interests. One of our longtime Patreon supporters asked us to take a…