Category: RPG

The Kings of War Hardback Rulebook, a review

Kings of War is like Warhammer Fantasy Battles except it is much cheaper, quicker and simpler to play and it’s make by a company that actually gives a crap about its customers. That, in...

This! Is! Spartha!

My copy of the Kings of War hardback rulebook dropped through the door today. It is 144 pages of high-quality wargamery goodness containing the complete rules and army lists for Dwarfs, Elves, Kingdoms of...

What I think about The Isle of Dread Gazetteer

Disclaimer: The Isle of Dread Gazetteer was written by one of my good friends (Adam Page), and contains art by another of my good friends (Dave Eadie). This might make you think I’m going...

Oh I do love the Mantic Crazy Box 2013

I’m on a bit of a miniatures kick right now. If I’m not collecting them I’m painting them, and if I’m not painting them I’m gaming with them or reading up on the rules....

Deadzone looks pretty darned great

Mantic is on one heck of a roll right now. They already have a lot of love due to Dreadball, Kings of War, Warpath and more, and their next Big Thing looks likely to...

Greywulf’s Games Of The Year 2013

Game, n., an activity that one engages in for amusement. 2013 has been an odd year gamewise for this old ‘Wulf. The number of role-playing games I have played – indeed, the amount of...

10 second review: 110 Unique 13th Age Traits

One of the many wonderful things about the 13th Age role-playing game is that every character has One Unique Thing. This is something which only they can lay claim to; a trait or backstory...

Gallowmass, a scenario teaser for #DnDNext

Here’s the intro for a scenario I plan to run using D&D Next this Sunday. Enjoy! The heroes are resting in the remote town of Fallen Gallows when…….. “I am Mayor Wilhelm Screme. I...

Is Quip the new role-playing gamers best friend?

Quip is a new online word processor-slash-notetaking thingummyjig that has, in recent weeks, done a damned fine job of supplanting both OneNote and Google Docs as my writing tool of choice. I’ve used it...

A United Kingdom of Gamers!

This is a quick shout-out to UK Tabletop, a brand spanking new site dedicated to all goings on in and around the UK related to board and role-playing games. It’s already hit the ground...