Support Independent Podcasts (Part V)

There are so many great podcasts out there to listen too. I’d like to bring to your attention three podcasts that deserve extra praise. The creators of these podcasts produce them for our enjoyment out of love for the subjects they cover. Most of them working with shoe-string budgets if any at all. These are a…

News Desk: Haunted West is Live on Kickstarter

One of our Facebook followers informed us that Chris Spivey’s Darker Hue Studios just launched their latest project, Haunted West. I’m personally a huge fan of Darker Hue Studios work. Their previously successful and award-winning book, Harlem Unbound for the Call of Cthulhu roleplaying game is absolutely amazing! Head on over and see what this…

Beyond the Dice: Epic Campaigns

When I first began writing for Rolling Boxcars I had one goal in mind. I wanted to help people to take their roleplaying to another level. I wanted to show people that there are ways to go beyond the physical trappings of the games we play and to take things into levels of intensity and…

Justice for Innsmouth – Winter Tide by Ruthana Emrys

Everything cleaned up in the mornin’—but they was traces. . . . Obed he kinder takes charge an’ says things is goin’ to be changed . . . others’ll worship with us at meetin’-time, an’ sarten haouses hez got to entertain guests . . . they wanted to mix like they done with the Kanakys,…

News Desk: New Products from Chaosium

As huge fans of Chaosium’s product lines, we follow their release schedule and corporate news pretty closely. Here’s a summary of what’s been going on and when a few things will become available to the public. #WeAreAllUs – They are releasing a scenario for each of their main product lines in honor of Greg Stafford….

News Desk: Under Hollow Hills Live on Kickstarter

Gamers, This came across our Twitter feed the other day and we wanted to make sure you were aware of its existence. I’m talking about Under Hollow Hills, the newest game from the minds of Vincent and Meguey Baker. You are its performers, its ringmaster, its clowns, its sideshow, its stars. You’re its crew, rigging…

News Desk: Root The Tabletop Roleplaying Game Live on Kickstarter

I love Root the boardgame and everything about it! The asymmetrical approach to the game, the woodland creature theme, and the fact that it’s a wargame disguised to look like something else. About two months ago I learned that Magpie Games had obtained the rights to make one of my favorite games into a tabletop…

Mapping out David Schirduan’s Bone Marshes

Bone Marshes Author: David Schirduan Page Count: 48 Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (DTRPG) – $10.00 Print (other options available) – $20.00 Perpetual daylight is scorching the Bone Marshes. An unnatural phenomenon is destroying the wetlands, drying it up and setting it ablaze. A failed merchant with a bookish demeanor and an interest in the…

The Journey: Masks of Nyarlathotep Session #5 (New York Part 2)

What follows is session 5 of my ongoing Masks of Nyarlathotep game that I am running for four players. Nick Jones – Investigative Reporter. Sam Switch – Mechanic (who has a deep dislike for Henry Ford), Daisy Elizabeth Tillinghast – Cat Burglar (her cover is governess/nanny) turned businesswoman, John  Bigbeautea – Occultist. SPOILERS AHEAD I…

Editor’s Desk: The Lovecraft Country Holiday Collection on Kickstarter

Our friend Oscar Rios and his Golden Goblin Press are at it again. This time with a roleplaying and fiction duet set in Lovecraft Country—The Lovecraft Country Holiday Collection. The scenarios in this new product were previously released, Halloween in Dunwich and Christmas in Kingsport, but they are being updated to Call of Cthulhu 7th…