A Walk in the Woods – A Review of the Symbaroum Starter Set

Symbaroum Starter Set – Treasure Hunts in Davokar Author: Mattias Johnsson Haake, Mattias Lilja Publisher: Free League Page Count: 128 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $9.99 Print (Free League) – $348kr (abt $41.50) Free League recently provided Rolling Boxcars with a review copy of the Symbaroum Starter Set. Having been on a bit of…

Luck of the Draw? The GameMaster’s Apprentice: Fantasy Deck

The GameMaster’s Apprentice: Fantasy Deck Author: Nathan Rockwood Publisher: Larcenous Designs, LLC Page Count: Available Formats: PDF & Physical PDF (DTRPG) – $0.99 Print – $6.99 Note: the publisher routinely runs sales. Check the links above for sale prices.  When our patrons speak, we listen! We were asked to add some system agnostic and support…

A Look at The Hero’s Journey 2nd Edition

The Hero’s Journey 2nd Edition Author: James SpahnPublisher: Gallant Knight GamesAvailable Formats: PDF, Print (forthcoming)PDF (DTRPG) – $14.99 All that is gold does not glitter,Not all those who wander are lost ~ JRR Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings The Hero’s Journey is a fantasy RPG by James Spahn. Like its first edition, it is based…

Island Hopping in Lowcountry Crawl

Lowcountry Crawl A Southern Gothic RPG Zine #1 Author: John Gregory Consultation: Akelah Publisher: Technical Grimoire Available Formats: Print & PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $5 Print + PDF Combo – $10 If you follow my reviews, you will know that I am a fan of zines and magazines. They are a great resource for gamemasters…

Dark Ages — Terragard Fantasy Novel Review

Dark Ages Author: D.S. Tierney Cover: Warmics Pages: 370 Amazon: Paperback $14.99 or Kindle $9.99 From the author and creator of the bi-weekly audio drama Terragard Tales: A Fantasy Story Podcast comes the first novel set in the world of Terragard—Dark Ages. Terragard is a medieval fantasy setting filled with magic, mythic tales, rival houses, wondrous objects, deadly…

Editor’s Desk: Rational Magic Coming to Kickstarter

Our friends over at Sons of the Singularity, LLC. just shot us a quick note to inform us of their newest project launching on Kickstarter this Friday. Rational Magic is a campaign filled with investigation, intrigue, and espionage set in a gritty dystopian fantasy world; a world that evolved from a traditional sword and sorcery…

September’s Patron’s Choice – Dinky Dungeon – Is Smaller Better?

Dinky Dungeon Author: Denton R. Elliot Publisher: DOC’s Games Page Count: 32-46 Pages Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (Unofficial) Print (other options available) – Market Price Dinky Dungeon is a minimalist’s dream game. The rules are light and the concepts so simple that once you have a full understanding of this game, you will no…