So it turns out that the stars came right last week, so of course we interviewed Rafael Chandler, who has a Kickstarter going on or something! In addition to talking about the most incredible and terrifying tome of vile beasts yet compiled, we talked about the following: The affect of Kickstarter on the RPG hobby, […]
Harvest Moon: Animal Parade is one in a series of farm sim games. You run a virtual farm with livestock and crops, you can supplement your harvest with fishing and mining, and you can make friends and develop a romantic attachment. It’s just like real farm life except with no dangerous chemicals and none of […]
Peter: Ian and I finally got to quest together when we met up in Westfall. First I had to figure out how to manage the boats which journey into and out of Stormwind, and then I had to find my way through the city itself. Stormwind is pretty sweet, and I’d never really seen it […]
Nathanael Cole joins me in an informal talk about two of his games: Cannibal Contagion and Motobushido.
Mars Colony is officially in my school library. Here is my interview with the designer about the game.
I had too much fun talking to the cast of the webseries Basic Adventuring 101 and DJ Stuck Down a Mineshaft of 2d6 at Con on the Cob Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 11:44 — 10.7MB)
Ian: I wanted to hit Wetlands after Westfall, to be honest. It’s a zone which I knew had been reworked somewhat and it was always a favorite. The problem with the Wetlands is that it’s now the same level as Duskwood, a zone which has long been considered one of the best examples of what […]
January 11 brings us bushels of deals and awesomeness from my Ruthless Sponsors. This is worth a gander.Gun Metal Games Puts Interface Zero On SaleGun Metal Games is proud to release Interface Zero 2.0: Full Metal Cyberpunk!In a not-so-distant future, the world has been ravaged by global warming, subjected to the horrors of nuclear war […]
Just because a Kickstarter reward is delivered quickly doesn’t make it good. But when it IS good AND delivered quickly–BOOM!–it deserves some recognition. I want to compliment three such recent campaigns.Feed, The Vampire Mythos RPG by Kris Newton: Funded on November 17/Available for download the following dayProtocol Game Series by Post World Games: Funded on […]
A Tale of Legendary Libido begins with a wooden nose, broken off a statue, that looks just like a penis. It’s been somehow activated by a widow’s prayer for a man to ‘reliever her loneliness’. When someone picks up the nose, a couple dozen young men in loincloths suddenly appear and have sex with everyone […]
Just what it says on the box: legendary producer (with his brother, of course) Run Run Shaw has died at the impressive age of 106.For decades the Shaw Brothers were a force to be reckoned with in the world of cheap & popular Hong Kong cinema. This filmography will show you exactly how prolific and […]
Sometimes visiting relatives during the holidays can result in gaming withdrawal. I have some relatives who would rather bathe in acid than play a game with any complexity exceeding leap frog. And, that’s cool. Being a good human being, living a good life can be experienced without rolling even one die over a lifetime of years…I […]