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…

Gloomhaven to be Reprinted in August ’17

This story crossed my desk the other day and I thought our boardgamer lovers would be interested. In short, Cephalofair Games will be launching a new Gloomhaven related game on Kickstater in early April. As part of that campaign, you can also order Gloomhaven; the reprint is being funded by the this Kickstarter as well….

Rolling Boxcars Expands – Welcome Neil Edge

Rolling Boxcars is excited to announce that we are expanding our staff! Next week we are bringing on board Neil Edge who will be our boardgame specialist. Neil has several decades of experience in both the hobby and industry and brings a very diverse set of skills to Rolling Boxcars. You can expect reviews and…

DriveThruRPG’s Annual GMs Day Sale in Full Swing

With GMs Day right around the corner, it’s time for the annual DriveThruRPG GMs Day sale. This year there are some really great books and other things included. Below is a sampling of some of my favorites. These are just a sampling of the 1000s of books available. The sale ends in just over 11…

RPG Math Trade – Get in on the Fun!

By my very nature I am a collector and to be collector one must be willing to purchase to trade for new items. I do both, but my prefer to trade. That is today’s topic of conversation, trading for new gaming stuff. For those that follow me on G+ or Twitter, you might have noticed…