Archive for June, 2014

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RPG Dice for the Visually Impaired

A little under a week ago a Kickstarter campaign launched, called RPG dice for the visually impaired. Created by Jessica Goldsmith, the project is to raise funds to create a set of dice usable by those who are visually impaired. The project is inspired by Jessica’s friend and fellow D&D player, Bekah. Bekah is visually […]

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Issue 8 available now

Today Issue 8 of The Campaigner was released. In this issue Andy Hawkins tells us about the inspiration and development of the card game Solitairium. We talked to indie game darling Jamey Stegmaier about Stonemaier Games, Kickstarter, and how to win the hearts of gamers everywhere. Owen Top educates us in the finer points of […]

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The sounds of Sandpoint

Australian company Syrinscape have released an official sound pack for the Pathfinder campaigner Rise of the Runelords. The sound pack is called Burnt Offerings, and is available on the Syrinscape website. The pack brings to life the Goblin Attack on Sandpoint, and also includes other sounds to augment a Pathfinder RPG gaming sessions. Syrinscape is […]

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Kickstarters new simplified rules and Launch Now feature

On 4 June Kickstarter announced some upgrades to its rules and platform features. The new simplified rules open the Kickstarter platform to a number of previously unallowed projects, such as those that revolve around self-help or beauty products. These updated rules don’t add anything new, but rather provide three principles on which projects suitability are […]