Revised 5th Edition D&D Spell Decks Now Available

The newly revamped and updated set of D&D spell decks from Gale Force 9 are marking their way to retailers as we speak. The images below layout how they are revamped and combined. Look for them at your favorite game store or buy direct from Gale Force 9. I am super stoked to see these…

RPG Review: Evolved Grottoes & Griffons: Teratic Tome

Evolved Grottoes & Griffons: Teratic Tome Author: Rafael Chandler Publisher: Rafael Chandler Page Count: 118 Available Formats: PDF and Print Cost: PDF – $Pay What You Want or Print – $26.66 PREMISE: Evolved Grottoes & Griffons: Teratic Tome, Teratic Tome from this point forward, is a collection of unique source material for OSRIC and other early edition fantasy…

Chrome Heavy RPGs, Why Bother?

Chrome in RPGs is nothing new. As you can see in the below article, back in 2014 it was heavily on my radar as something that overly irritated me. How do I feel two years later?  Well, about the same. There is good chrome and there is bad chrome. I am of the belief that…

RPG Review: An Axe to Grind (5e compatible)

An Axe to Grind For Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition Publisher: D Coleman Productions Year Published: 2016 Page Count: 28 + Maps Available Formats: PDF Cost: PDF – $5.79 PREMISE: A malevolent nature spirit from the Feywild has been imprisoned in an ancient oak stump in the middle of a vibrant wood. Civilization has been encroaching on the…

D&D Original Edition “White box” Now Available in PDF

This is exciting news for all the OSR gamers out there. Wizards of the Coast released the PDF of the original D&D white box set on DriveThruRPG today! Why is this exciting? Simply put, this has never been in PDF format and it is cost prohibitive to purchase an original physical copy. This is “the”…

Dear Secret Santa! 15 RPG Gift Ideas

The other day I published a list of 10 RPGs (included below) I would recommend to anyone participating in any of this year’s Secret Santa programs or that needed some neat gift ideas. The post received quite a number of hits and then I realized that I left off a few items. This lead to the…

AtomaCon, Looking Back and Lessons Learned

I spent the weekend at a local fandom/literary convention. I have to admit that this was my first real experience with a fandom convention and I am not sure how I really feel about it. Being a gamer at a fandom convention that is not focused on gaming was a unique experience. This article will explore my…

Adventurers -1 Dragon – 0 — A Memorable D&D 5e Session

This week’s 5e game will be one of those sessions that will live on in my memory for many years to come. After decades of playing I finally got a chance to engage in combat with a Dragon. Ok, so it was a small one, but it was a formidable foe none-the-less. The party and…