Little Orange Books – Hidden Hand of the Horla

T:1 Hidden Hand of the Horla Author: R.J. Thompson Publisher: Appendix N Entertainment Page Count: 24 Available Formats: PDF/Print PDF (DTRPG) – $5 Print (white cover; Exalted Funeral) – $10 Over the past few years, small publishers have embraced the “zine” format with the advent of campaigns like Kickstarter’s ZineQuest—there’s been a revival of this…

May I Introduce the Worm Witch?

Worm Witch The Life and Death of Belinda Blood Author: Wind Lothamer & Ahimsa Kerp Publisher: Knight Owl Publishing Page Count: 72 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $12 Print (Hardcover) – $26 Print/PDF Bundle – $30 Old-School Essentials is a dominant force in the OSR gaming scene, with a growing number of…

Welcome to the Apocalypse – Old School & Cool Vol. 2

Old School & Cool Vol. 2 Author: Ahimsa Kerp & Wind Lothamer Publisher: Knight Owl Publishing Page Count: 40 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $9 Print – $13 Print/PDF Bundle – $16 Welcome to the Apocalypse! Old School & Cool Vol. 2 is the second issue in the Old School & Cool…

A Lever to Move Planets: Dune RPG Review

Dune: Adventures in the Imperium Author: Nathan Dowdell, et al. Publisher: Modiphius Page Count: 339 Available Formats: PDF, Print forthcoming PDF – $19.99 Given the right lever, you can move a planet. – Dune by Frank Herbert Some twenty years ago, Last Unicorn Games acquired the license to make a Dune RPG that, alas, was…

Don’t Forget Your Protractor — Delta Force: Terror At Sea

Terror At Sea Author: William H. Keith, Jr. Publisher: Task Force Games Year Published: 1986 Page Count: 48 In 1985 the Italian cruise ship MS Achille Lauro was hijacked by armed terrorists representing the Palestine Liberation Front (PLF) off the coast of Egypt as the ship made its way to Port Said, at the mouth…

Taking Hostages and Making Demands—Delta Force: America Strikes Back! RPG

Delta Force: America Strikes Back! The role-playing game of an elite anti-terrorist commando unit Author: William H. Keith, Jr. Publisher: Task Force Games Year Published: 1986 Starting from the late ’60s to the early ’80s, death and injury due to international terrorist attacks skyrocketed. The death toll in 1968 from terror attacks was just over…

Little Orange Books – The Lost Classes: The Arnesonian Classes

The Lost Classes: The Arnesonian Classes Author: R.J. Thompson Publisher: Appendix N Entertainment Page Count: 28 Available Formats: Print & PDF PDF (DTRPG) – $5 Print – $44 (Part of a bundle) Over the past few years, small publishers have embraced the “zine” format with the advent of campaigns like Kickstarter’s ZineQuest—there’s been a revival…

A Race To The Top—The Fall Without End [Horror Scenario]

The Fall Without End A “No Security” Horror Scenario Author: Caleb Stokes Publisher: Hebanon Games Page Count: 20 Available Format: PDF (DTRPG) – PWYW The year is 1931, and the U.S. Government is searching for a new “Lingburgh” to celebrate.  A large sum of taxpayers’ money has been funneled into the “McKinley or Bust” project to…

Just Another Friday Night – A Review of Partners

Partners Author: Steve Dee Publisher: Tin Star Games Page Count: 146 Available Formats: PDF & Print PDF (DTRPG) – $20.00 Print – Not Available Yet “Home Alone is a movie, not an alibi.” ~ Detective Lennie Briscoe, Law & Order She’s a forensic scientist from an alternate Imperial Rome. He’s a werecorgi tracking down ancient artifacts….

Oh Smeg! – Red Dwarf: The Roleplaying Game

Red Dwarf The Roleplaying Game Authors: Todd Downing, Mark Bruno, John Sullivan, Andrew Kenrick, Lee Hammock, Gavin Downing, Allan McComas, and Samantha Downing Publisher: Deep7 Year Published: 2002 Page Count: 170 Red Dwarf: The Roleplaying Game is based on the British sitcom Red Dwarf that first aired in 1988 and is still in production. Not…