2018 ENnies Voting is Open, Replete With Controversy

The ENnies are coming up and this is a great time to vote for your favorite products in each category. I voted, have you? That being said, every year the ENnies become more and more controversial. This year is no exception! Many, many folks have taken to social media in the last few days even…

Harassment of Any Kind Should Not be Tolerated!

I have been thinking about the reported and alleged sexual harassment at Origins this year. To be transparent, I follow one of the individuals affected on social media and I happen to believe this person is very credible. I am happy to see the Origin’s parent organization, GAMA, is taking a look into the situation…

Black Friday Deals are Here!

It’s the holiday shopping season! Therefore, all you gamers need to rejoice and get in on the deals. To hell with all the big box commercialization of the season. Support your local game stores, content creators, publishers and online game stores this season. These are all small businesses that need our support. Here’s a list…

Two Mid-Summer Exchanges at RPG Geek

Roleplayers rejoice! RPG Geek has two awesome exchanges happening right now and there is still time to get involved. First, is the RPG Math Trade and second, is the annual “Unbirthday Exchange” (think secret Santa in July). I am a regular participant in these trades and exchanges. They are fun and very easy to participate…

Cubicle 7 to Publish Warhammer Fantasy

Warhammer Fantasy fans rejoice! Cubicle 7 has recently announced that they will be publishing a new version of this classic dark and gritty fantasy RPG. Cubicle 7 also announced that this version of the game will harken back to the old days and take direction from 1st and 2nd editions of the game. More details…

Charity Raffle for Kits N Kats Feline Rescue

There is a great raffle happening over on G+ for a cat rescue. This is something dear to my heart. Please continue reading to read David Baity’s fundrasier and how you can get involved for a chance to win a slew of Dungeon Crawl Classics material! I’ve spent the last several months getting everything ready…

Forming A Social Contract Within the Context of the Game Group

Players congregate around a game master with the hopes of having a great roleplaying experience, but not all are satisfied with experience. Some will leave the group for many public or privately stated reasons. Some will not express their concerns or feelings at all. Game masters need to be attentive to what their players want…

Friday Roundup – 1-7 April 2017

In this week’s roundup, we see a pretty slow week on all fronts.  Gloomhaven launched on the 4th and as of writing, this was well over $1.4 million raised. Woot, I backed it! This is probably by far the biggest news story of the week for most gamers.  The 2017 iteration of the 200 Word…

Burning Wheel RPG is Once Again Available

Yesterday, Burning Wheel HQ published the following press release regarding the availability of the Burning Wheel RPG. Friends, It has been a trying time for us here, the keepers of the flame. Until September, the Burning Wheel had been in print continuously since 2005. It’s our goal to make our books available to as many…