Cthulhu Britannica: London – Cards from the Smoke or Up in Smoke?

Cthulhu Britannica: London Cards from the Smoke Rules: Andrew Kenrick Art Direction: Jon Hodgson Publisher: Cubicle 7 Page Count: N/A (160 Large Cards) Available Formats: Print MSRP – $19.99 Recently, I was traveling for work and had a chance to visit a really nice gaming store just outside of Oklahoma City called Game HQ. Each year I…

Advanced Labyrinth Lord Kickstarter Enters Final Days

Alright you OSR fans, as promised, we’re keeping in your informed about the Advanced Labyrinth Lord Kickstarter. As of the short article, there are 8 days left in the campaign and they are at something like 262% funded! They have unlocked two stretch goals– an adventure and referee screen. If this game, which is really…

Rob Twohy’s Fantasy Grounds Coding “mods” Turn D&D 5e up to 11

Recently I purchased the ultimate license for Fantasy Grounds to run my weekly Tomb of Annihilation game. So far, after a few months, I am very impressed with the interface, but there is a little bit of a learning curve. While I do have some issues with the overall functionality of Fantasy Grounds, I find…

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…

Masks of Nyarlathotep is Here!

Today is the day! The PDF of Masks of Nyarlathotep for 7th Edition went on sale worldwide. As of today, you have two options to purchase the PDF bundle.  Chaosium – For those wanting to later purchase the physical book set, this option is great. You will get a discount when purchasing the physical books…

3 Awesome Spanish RPGs That You Probably Don’t Know

Hi, readers of Rolling Boxcars! Today, Modoc invited me to talk about Spanish roleplaying games. Spain doesn’t export that many games which is a shame, because there are really cool ones. In this post I’m going to talk to you about three specific games I want the world to know more about. Aquelarre (Witches’ Sabbath)…

Chris Spivey Developing New Sci-Fi RPG for Chaosium

Sci-Fi fans gather round. Chaosium Inc. just announced that award-winning author, Chris Spivey, will be developing a new Sci-Fi RPG line for the company. I am a fan of Chris’ previous works and while I am not a huge Sci-Fi fan, I am excited to see what he and his team come up with. You…

Along Came an Itsy Bitsy Spider – A Review and Play Summary of Legs

Legs Author: Jim Phillips Cover and Interior Art: Tobias White Page Count: 21 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $Free I recently ran this scenario at one of my local game stores for five players, all with different gaming backgrounds and exposure to Call of Cthulhu. The review that follows is both a review and…

Masks of Nyarlathotep Pricing Finalized

Pricing information for the upcoming PDF is now available for Masks of Nyarlathotep. It will release in two formats (PDF and print), with PDF being released first on 1 July and the print version being released later this summer or fall. The PDF will be 666 pages in length; what a fantastic number! It will…

Mask of Nyarlathotep Release Date Announced

Great news! Chaosium just announced to those that signed up for the pre-order mailing list. Mask of Nyarlathotep will be released on 1 July 2018. This will be for the PDF only. The physical book will likely come a little later this summer or early fall. ~ Modoc Follow Rolling Boxcars on G+ or on Twitter Join our…