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,…

Cthulhu Mythos Sale at DTRPG

Calling all Mythos fans, DriveThruRPG is currently having their annual Cthulhu Mythos sale in honor of H.P. Lovecraft’s birthday. This annual sale features more than 1400 titles all under the worthy theme of the Cthulhu Mythos. There is a slew of great products in this year’s sale. It’s worth taking your time to sift through…

Cthulhu Dark – Looking into the Darkest Corners

Cthulhu Dark Author: Graham Walmsley Publisher: Graham Walmsley Page Count: 4 (original version) or 200 (expanded version) Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (catchyourhare) – Free PDF (IPR) – $21.00 Print+PDF (IPR) – $43.00 H.P. Lovecraft’s “cosmic horror” genre has another of RPGs that seek to emulate it. Obviously, there is Chaosium’s Call of Cthulhu…

The Troublesome Legacy of H.P. Lovecraft

Like most gamers, I got my start with Dungeons & Dragons. However, my favorite RPG is most certainly Call of Cthulhu. As I write this, there is a lot of controversy about numerous allegations that Zak S. abused women he was in relationships with. In the interests of disclosure, I find those allegations to be…

Call of Cthulhu Aboard R.M.S. Lusitania

Call of Cthulhu games often takes place in different historical eras, most commonly in the 1920s. My current game is set a decade earlier, in the 1910s, based in Boston Massachusetts. I’ve been greedily mining newspaper articles as adventure seeds – often a small police report can serve as an inspiration for an adventure. However,…

Thoughts on Bayt Al Azif – A New Mythos Infused Magazine

Here at Rolling Boxcars, we had the chance to once again, collaborate on a review. This time it’s the new Call of Cthulhu and Mythos infused magazine Bayt Al Azif. We both ordered copies of the magazine with high hopes and probably higher expectations that this would be groundbreaking, even a scene-changing product. We’re suitably…

No Man’s Land: WWI Mythos Action with the Lost Battalion

No Man’s Land: WWI Mythos Action with the Lost Battalion Author: Sam Johnson Illustrations: Tom Sullivan, John Mirland, & Drashi Khendup Publisher: Chaosium Page Count: 82 Published Date: 1998 Available Formats: PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $6.95 “It is again impressed upon every officer and man of this command that ground once captured must under no…

Paws, Claws, and Tentacles: A look at Cathulhu

Cathulhu: Velvet Paws on Cthulhu’s Trail Authors: Ingo Ahrens, Adam Crossingham & Daniel Harms Publisher: Sixtystone Press Page Count: 69 Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (DTRPG) – $18.99 Print – $12.99 “The Cats of Uthar“, H.P. Lovecraft tale about a towns’ cosmic cats, that can jump to the moon and “Felidae” a novel by the German…

A Book By It’s Cover: A Review of The Haunted Clubhouse

The Haunted Clubhouse: The Little Playhouse of Horrors Author: Leigh Carr Artist: Enmanuel Martinez Publisher: Trepan Interactive Page Count: 24 Available Formats: PDF and print PDF (DTRPG) – Watermarked PDF – $4.41 Softcover Color Book (Standard Heavyweight) – $11.41 Watermarked PDF + Softcover Color Book (Standard Heavyweight) – $15.90   Growing up in the late 70s and…