News Desk: Free “A Bundle for Quarantine” From Swordfish Islands

Readers, the kind folks at Swordfish Islands have put together a wicked sweet PDF bundle of goodies to help us all get through these chaotic times. The “A Bundle for Quarantine” is loaded with some really good stuff! The bundle is FREE, but I’m personally encouraging everyone to go back and purchase a book or…

News Desk: Author John Houhilan Contributor to Forgotten Sidekicks

Fantasy writer and novelist, John Houhilan, has just published a new story as part of a new short story compilation entitled Forgotten Sidekicks. You may John’s name from some of his other fiction including works set in the tabletop role-playing & miniatures world of Achtung! Cthulhu.  The book has just been released in both the…

News Desk: Delta Green Quarantine Bundle – $8

Arc Dream Publishing has put together a sweet little bundle for folks that are social distancing and may need or want something new to play. They’re offering a Delta Green Quarantine Bundle with rules, pre-gens, and 8 scenarios to keep you and your friends entertained during these trying times. All for the low price of…

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…

News Desk: Civilized – A New Unique Audio Fiction Podcasting is Coming

We just received the following communique from the “Civilized” podcast. This looks to be really interesting! ~ Modoc Follow Modoc on Twitter at @DM_Modoc Join our Discord We’re on Facebook! You’ve got interstellar mail. Award-winning producers select AWeber and launch a choose-your-own-adventure-style audio fiction story using email. HAMILTON, ON – The Hamilton-based power team of Eli McIlveen and Sean Howard…

Boot Hill 2nd Edition now available as POD

Boot Hill Wild West Role-Playing Game (2nd Edition) From Wizards of the Coast Available at DrivethruRPG in PDF and print PDF – $4.99 Softcover Color Book (Standard Heavyweight) – $9.99 Multiple File Formats + Softcover Color Book (Standard Heavyweight) – $14.98  $11.99 Back in May Rolling Boxcars proudly announced the resurrection of Boot Hill 3rd edition from…

Christmas in July? Maybe! Pre-GENCON New Releases

Well, it’s GENCON time and as in recent years, lots of new announcements and new things hitting the market or Kickstarter this time of year. This year is no exception. A few things of interest have come across my feeds in the last day or so. Here’s a summary of some of the cool things…

Bumps Along the Road – Slowly Getting Back to Normal

Things are slowly getting back to normal at Rolling Boxcars. This summer has been absolutely a mess! We were on a roll reviewing and writing great articles and then work got crazy with the passing of a co-worker. Having pulled double duty for a number of weeks and then along comes hurricane Irma and several…