For Your Listening Pleasure – Looking Back; Looking Forward

Over the past several years, we have been highlighting a variety of podcasts through our “For Your Listening Pleasure” series. Installments highlight audio dramas, actual plays, and special interest podcasts that the team (and guests) enjoy. None of these podcasts are sponsors of the site; we genuinely enjoy them and want others to as well….

Rolling Boxcar’s Best of 2022

As we are wont to do here at Rolling Boxcars, as we ride out the end of each year, we like to look back and take readers on a journey through our most popular posts. More importantly, the journey is more about highlighting the hard work of our writing team. Unlike the last two years, the…

Tales of the Red: Street Stories [Cyberpunk Red]

Tales of the Red: Street Stories Nine Missions for Cyberpunk Red Authors: Fran Stewart, Jay Parker, Melissa Wong, Mike Pondsmith, Monica Valentinelli, Trace Wilson, Aron Tarbuck, Cody Pondsmith, J Gray, and James Hutt Publisher: R. Talsorian Games Page Count: 198 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $20 Print – $40 Night City is the…

Happy Holidays!

Dear Reader, From all of us at Rolling Boxcars, we wish you and yours the happiest of holidays in whatever way you choose to celebrate. May your new year be filled with bright blessings, prosperity, and amazing people. Be safe, be well, and happy gaming! ~ The RB Team

The Time Card of Cthulhu

Hello Peter what’s happening. I’m gonna need you to go ahead and come in tomorrow. So if you could be here at around… 9 that’d be great… -Bill Lumbergh, Office Space, 1999   Being in the tech industry, I was recently hit by those infamous layoffs you’ve seen in the news lately. My company’s layoffs…

The Five and a Half Minute Servant’s Corridor – Regency Cthulhu

Regency Cthulhu Author: Andrew Peregrine and Lynn Hardy Publisher: Chaosium Page Count: 226 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $22.99 Print – $44.99 It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife. ~ Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice I…

Of Sorrow and Clay – A Miskatonic Repository Review [Call of Cthulhu]

Of Sorrow and Clay Author: Graeme Patrick Publisher: Miskatonic Repository Page Count: 40 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $4.95 Print – $11.95 Print/PDF Combo – $16.90 Family is everything to those in the hollers of the Appalachian Mountains. You may not like each other, but there is the bond of blood you…

Fragile Reality – A Review of Delta Green: Black Sites

Black Sites Operations and Incursions for Delta Green: The Role-Playing Game Author: Various Publisher: Arc Dream Publishing Page Count: 208 Available Formats: Print & PDF Print/PDF combo – $44.99 PDF – $19.99 Delta Green is and has always been a game about big government black ops and an off-the-record agency tasked with mitigating unnatural threats…

Alice is Missing – Reflecting on the Gameplay Experience

Gamers play games for any number of reasons. It might be escapism from the day-to-day grind, or they want to do heroic things. I often select games based on my perception of the experience I can have as a result of play. This short article is about a recent experience playing Alice is Missing. In…

Virtually Amazing − Twilight: 2000 Core Set Foundry VTT Module

Twilight: 2000 Core Set Foundry VTT Module Publisher: Free League Compatible: Foundry v10.285 Available for: $23.71 When your group can’t meet face-to-face, it is nice to have the option to play using virtual tabletops. They are not ideal, but advances in technology and support from publishers are making them more popular. Even though I have spent…