Archive for March, 2016

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This past week on the tabletop

20/03/2016 –26/03/2016 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Kotaku’s Tim Colwill provided a few thoughts on how to be a great dungeon master. Once you have read the article, take a look at the comments. Over on Stonemaier Games, Dave Banks provides a list of 20 ways to be a […]

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Join the pub crawl with Drinking Quest

Drinking Quest is a game that mixes beverage consumption and roleplay to create a unique experience of adventure. Three quests have previously been released, but game designer Jason Anarchy is shaking things up with his latest instalment. You can check out the Kickstarter campaign currently running, Drinking Quest: Journey into Draught, to see the backing […]

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This past week on the tabletop

13/03/2016 –19/03/2016 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Daniel Maurer, over on Bedford and Bowery, discusses the documentary The Dwarvenaut. It follows the life of Dwarven Forge founder Stefan Pokorny as he attends conventions, creates product, and generally champions roleplay games. The date of Free RPG Day is announced. Love […]

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Oz Comic-Con 2016

Get your batsuit out of mothballs because Oz Comic-Con is coming again to Australia, starting next month. You will be able to do everything you expect from a Comic-Con. Like meet celebrity guests, shop the expansive show floors full of merchandise and paraphernalia and take in or wear your favourite cosplay. As well as this, […]

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This past week on the tabletop

06/03/2016 –12/03/2016 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Issue 15 of The Campaigner was released. Demented Games have put up some character concept artwork for Twisted. In this case, Horace de Havilland. LFG Australia opens registration for its Protospiel event. To be held 9-10 July, it gives game designers two […]

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The Campaigner Issue 15 released

Don’t look now, but Issue 15 is coming in to dock. Here it is, the latest issue of The Campaigner. This issue features the roleplay game Fragged Empire. We talk to the games designer, Wade Dyer, about the challenges of creating an entire universe and its rules. Allen Chang discusses the company he co-founded, Rule […]

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This past week on the tabletop

28/02/2016 –05/03/2016 What happened in the world of tabletop over the last week? Geek & Sundry explore how Pathfinder recreated five of its silliest monsters. These are pulled from the 2010 release Misfit Monsters Redeemed. The collaboration between the Video Shop podcast and game designer Alex Dijk launches. Called Dice Hard, it is a podcast […]

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Dice Hard launches

This March began an epic crossover between tabletop games and movies. Game designer Alex Dijk is joining forces with Cal and Sam from The Video Shop podcast. Together they will be creating Dice Hard, a podcast series where in each episode the trio will use movies as inspiration for tabletop games. They will discuss the […]