News Desk: Red Thread of Fate Now on Kickstarter

Yesterday, the 14th of March, Chaosium launched its latest Kickstarter, Red Thread of Fate. Take a moment and give their campaign pitch a read over, there’s lots of information and some really informative videos. If it’s your cup of tea, show them some support. I have to be honest, this one intrigues me. It has…

News Desk: Chaosium Cancels Chaosium Con Down Under 2020

Today, amidst rising global concerns with COVID-19, Chaosium Inc. announced that they have canceled Chaosium Con Down Under 2020. The decision was made out of an abundance of caution for the safety of all involved (attendees and their families, staff, etc). Chaosium is now in the planning stages Chaosium Con Down Under 2021. While I…

A Review of Midnight Riot

In November of 2019, Chaosium announced they were producing an RPG for Ben Aaronovitch’s Rivers of London urban fantasy series. The series sounded familiar to me and sure enough, I had the first book, Midnight Riot in my Kindle and Audible libraries, Unread, alas. (Note – Midnight Riot is the US name of the work…

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….

RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha Review

Chaosium’s newest incarnation receives a lot of well-deserved praise. However, I’m a little surprised to be writing a playtest review where I indicate it didn’t quite work for my group. To be fair I think there’s a lot of groups it will work for and I’d love to give it another chance. In this review,…

Editor’s Desk: Call of Cthulhu: A Cold Fire Within Now Available

Call of Cthulhu fans, this just came across my news feeds. Chaosium, Inc. has just announced┬áthat a “New for Pulp Cthulhu! A COLD FIRE WITHIN: A Mind-Bending Campaign by Christopher Smith Adair. Available now in PDF. Purchase direct from Chaosium.com and you get the full price of the PDF off the physical book when it…

A Look at Church of Chiropteran Wisdom

Church of Chiropteran Wisdom Author:┬áSal North Publisher: Chaosium’s Miskatonic Repository Page Count: 6 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – Pay What You Want This is a very small plug-and-play scenario that doubles as a location that is meant to be dropped into an existing call of Cthulhu game or something that could be used as…

Harlem Unbound – 2nd Edition Cover Art Revealed

The second edition of Harlem Unbound is getting a little closer to becoming a reality. Chaosium (via Chris Spivey) just released a cover image and the new art style and direction of the cover is amazing. The art was created by the talented, Brennan Reece. I enjoyed reading and reviewing the 1st edition of the…

Chaosium Launching New Twitch Channel

It was recently announced that Chaosium, Inc. will be starting a Twitch channel in the coming days, January 12th to be precise. For those of you that are into Twitch, I suspect this is going to be a great channel! Out of the gate, they’re going to be streaming sessions of Horror on the Orient…

King Arthur Pendragon & Prince Valiant RPGs Return to Chaosium

It was announced yesterday by Chaosium, Inc. that the rights previously held by Nocturnal Media for King Arthur Pendragon (KAP) and Prince Valiant RPGs have returned to Chaosium. From Nocturnal’s statement in the press release, this appears to be a willing decision supported by both companies and the widow of Greg Stafford. Chaosium is retaining…