A Pre-Kickstarter Look at Relics: A Game of Angels

Here at Rolling Boxcars, we’re very fortunate in that we get to interact with a lot of publishers and content creators from around the globe on a regular basis. We’re recently contacted by Steve Dee of Tin*Star Games to have a look at his new roleplaying game, Relic: A Game of Angels, which will be…

Finding Myself in Horror Games

February is a time of passion and love between lovers and would-be lovers, but for me, it’s a time enlighten others as to why I love the horror genre. This genre is something that has become near and dear to my heart, but it’s a love that came to me later in life. My childhood was…

From the Silver Screen: The Lost Battalion (1919)

The Lost Battalion Directed by: Burton L. King Produced by: Edward A. MacManus Written by: Charles Logue Premiered: July 28, 1919 FORWARD. For the first time in the history of the world you are to look upon a motion picture re-enacted by those who live again the historic events for which a grateful nation commended them. There is fact and record…

Bone Marshes – A New OSR Hex-Mapping Adventure

Are you looking for something new and exciting for your OSR game? If so, have a look at David Schirduan’s newest Kickstarter, Bone Marshes. Bone Marshes is a three-part adventure, but it’s more than that! It’s a unique location, a burning swamp, that includes rising and falling tides and some other really cool thematic elements….

Will To Morrow Ever Come – The Morrow Project RPG

The Morrow Project 3rd Edition Author: Kevin Dockery, Robert Sadler, and Richard Tucholka Publisher: Timeline LTD. Page Count: 74 Available in Print: $19.99 Deep underground in bomb-proof shelters sleeps specialty trained personnel, whose sole purpose is to help the survivors of a foretold disaster. Their mission, to rebuild from the ashes of destruction and restore…

King Arthur Pendragon: Book of Sires Now Available

This one is for all of you King Arthur Pendragon fans. Chaosium just announced the newest book in the 5th edition series, Book of Sires. The following is taken from DriveThruRPG. TheBook of Sires explores events ranging from the humdrum years of garrison duty to some of the most famous historical battles seen in the years…

Beyond the Dice: Epic Scenarios

I’ve recently moved from a very rural area to a very urban area. While I loved the small-town feel, I must admit that city life has its advantages. Movies are one area that I have been pleasantly surprised with. Seeing a movie in 3D used to be a treat that simply wasn’t worth the effort…

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…

The Winter Sheppard is Coming – A Review of The Quiet Year

The Quiet Year Author: Avery Alder Artist: Ariel Norris Publisher: Buried Without Ceremony Page count: 32 + Deck of Cards Binding: Saddle Stitched Available Format: Pocket booklet w/ Deck of cards and PDF Cost: PDF-$6 or Print & PDF-$25   GAME CONCEPT: For a long time, we were at war with The Jackals. But now, we’ve driven…