ENnie Awards

2015 ENnie award winners announced

As tradition dictates, the 2015 ENnie award winners were announced during the yearly GenCon convention. And the winners are … Chaosium Gold ENnie – Best Adventure for Horror on the Orient Express Silver ENnie – Best Production Values for Horror on the Orient Express Evil Hat Productions Gold ENnie – Best RPG Related Product for Designers…

Alone against the flames

Chaosium releases Alone against the flames

Alone against the flames is a Call of Cthulhu solo adventure in which Chaosium returns to the early days with releases like Alone against the Wendigo and Alone against the Dark. The story is set in the 1920s and is designed to lead you through the basic rules of the game in a gradual and entertaining fashion.…

Golden geek award winners 2014

Golden Geek winners 2014

Yesterday Boardgamegeek announced the Golden Geek winners 2014! And it’s fair to say that the new edition of Dungeons & Dragons ran past all competition to take home the prizes. Game of the Year Winner – Dungeons & Dragons (5th Edition) Runner Up – Call of Cthulhu (7th Edition) Runner Up – Firefly Role-Playing Game Best Artwork &…

Shadows of Esteren Occultism kickstarter

Shadows of Esteren Occultism kickstarter

This Shadows of Esteren Occultism kickstarter funds the new Shadows of Esteren supplement Occultism and their third music album: “Rise”. Occultism will be about 120 pages long and details professions related to esotericism and mysticism. It includes many game aids and additional rules, as well as a long scenario, “A Tidy Room.” The new album…

Cubicle 7 leaves Rebellion Group

Cubicle 7 leaves Rebellion Group

Games publisher Cubicle 7 Entertainment released an announcement today that says that Cubicle 7 leaves Rebellion Group, following a successful management buy-out led by Cubicle 7 CEO, Dominic McDowall. “I’m excited to be taking Cubicle 7 into its next phase of development,” said McDowall, “Rebellion’s investment and mentoring has given us a great start, and now…

Numenera boxed set mock up

Numenera Boxed Set kickstarter exclusive

I was impressed when I visited Lucca Games 2014, and it seems I was not the only one. When Monte Cook and Shanna Germain saw the Italian version of Numenara which is released as a boxed set, they immediately thought : Wouldn’t it be cool to also have an english Numenera boxed set ? And…

Night's Black Agents dicebag prototypes

Nights Black Agents dicebag prototypes

Pelgrane Press have revealed pictures of the Nights Black Agents dicebag prototypes that will be part of the rewards for their Dracula Dossier kickstarter. The dice bags will be created by All Rolled Up who are still working on the front badge, which currently includes fragments of a Dossier stamp and Edom badge. Backers will have…

Pathfinder Origins cover

Pathfinder Origins announced

Paizo Publishing and Dynamite Entertainment announced Pathfinder Origins, a comic mini-series that focusses on the Pathfinder RPG iconic characters’ early days. The series will contain 6 issues, written by Pathfinder developers Erik Mona (Paizo Publisher and Chief Creative Officer), F. Wesley Schneider (Paizo Editor-in-Chief), and James Sutter (Paizo Managing Editor) “The Paizo senior editorial team…

Lucca Games 2014

Lucca Games 2014

This year marked my first visit to Lucca Games in Italy and color me impressed. Any convention that can take over a complete city deserves a lot of respect. Lucca Games 2014 was held in Lucca, a small city located in Tuscany and dating back to Roman times. It’s known for its completely intact city…