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Evil Genius Games Files Lawsuit Against Over Cancelled Rebel Moon TTRPG

Recently, TTRPG adaptations have been on the rise. Horror podcasts like The Magnus Archives and Welcome to Night Vale have projects. Even Final Fantasy XIV has one in the works. But a recent lawsuit…

September 28, 2023 | 05:31 EDT

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Dimension 20 Celebrates 5th Anniversary With Fantasy High Junior Year

If you are interested in the actual play scene, you have heard of Dimension 20. The actual play series, hosted by Brennan Lee Mulligan, has featured many imaginative TTRPG experiences. Now, after…

September 26, 2023 | 03:21 EDT

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Wizkids Bigby Presents Glory of the Giants Icons of the Realms Review - Legally I Can't Call These Minis Anymore

The release of Dungeons & Dragons' Bigby Presents: Glory of the Giants Wizards of the Coast has provided DMs with all of the resources needed to run a Giant-centric D&D campaign. Now Wizkids…

September 27, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

The Fortune's Wheel Casino and the Lady of Pain in Planescape D&D 5e adventure from Wizards of the Coast

D&D 5e Is Going Multiversal In Planescape, Time To Fix Your "Multi-Planar Glitch"

Leaving the Material Realm players can go out to Wild Space, and even further to the Radiant Citadel. In the realm that connects all realms sits Sigil, a city on the inner ring of a torus that…

September 21, 2023 | 01:00 EDT

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Baldur's Gate 3 D&D Character Sheets Released By Wizards of the Coast

If you're a fan of fantasy RPGs, you heard about Baldur's Gate 3. Larian Studios' critically acclaimed game set in the world of D&D has delighted millions of PC, PS5, and soon Xbox owners, with…

September 15, 2023 | 03:44 EDT

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Planet Fist Brings Narrative Focus To Skirmish Wargaming

What happens when even the threat of death on the battlefield goes away? How many completely insane ways can you blow yourself up? These answers and more are explored in I Have The High Ground and…

September 5, 2023 | 03:40 EDT

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Phandelver and Below: The Shattered Obelisk Review - Not Quite Sure What It Wants To Be

For many trying out Dungeons & Dragons for the first time with 5th edition, or coming from previous editions, chances are you started in the same place: Phandalin. The Lost Mines of Phandelver…

September 5, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Starfield Entangled Guide | How to Save Everyone

Our Starfield Entangled Guide will go over the main choice you'll be asked to make during this main quest, and how you can actually save everyone. Starfield Entangled Quest Choices Entangled is one…

September 2, 2023 | 05:20 EDT

The cover art for the Traveller Companion Update 2024 book supplement, featuring several humans in jumpsuits and aliens socializing in front of a starship.

Traveller Companion Update 2024 Brings New Rules To Sci-Fi RPG

Mongoose Publishing has announced a new supplement for their sci-fi TTRPG, Traveller. The Traveller Companion Update 2024 introduces brand new variant rules for the vast sci-fi RPG. These alternative…

September 1, 2023 | 03:27 EDT

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World of Darkness Partnership With Techland and Penny Arcade Announced

A new World of Darkness partnership has been announced. The bleak gothpunk horror fantasy setting has continued to grow in popularity thanks to several ongoing multimedia projects. Now, with the aid…

August 31, 2023 | 02:23 EDT

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The One Ring Moria – Through The Doors of Durin Fully Funded In 4 Minutes

Recently, the Kickstarter for a brand new The One Ring expansion went live. Free League Publishing's latest tale for the Middle-earth TTRPG, Moria – Through The Doors of Durin, brings players to one…

August 30, 2023 | 02:48 EDT

A promo image for The Magnus Archives TTRPG, featuring the rulebook, a tape recorder, a stack of folders, a cup of coffee, and a pair of glowing green eyes.

The Magnus Archives TTRPG Fully Funded Within 30 Minutes

Recently, Monte Cook Games and Rusty Quill launched their crowdfunding campaign for The Magnus Archives TTRPG. This is another high-profile award-winning horror anthology podcast being adapted to the…

August 29, 2023 | 03:44 EDT

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Doctors and Daleks Comes To Retail

Last year, Cubicle 7 announced Doctors and Daleks. This TTRPG is a D&D 5e conversion of the long-running British sci-fi series Doctor Who. Not only is there a release date set this Fall, but it…

August 23, 2023 | 02:38 EDT

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Meet The Phandelver and Below Mutant Enemies

We're only a matter of weeks away from the next Dungeons & Dragons 5e adventure, Phandelver and Below: The Shattered Obelisk and we had a chance to hear from Amanda Hamon, Lead Designer, and Bree…

August 22, 2023 | 01:00 EDT

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Phandelver and Below: The Shattered Obelisk - Lost Mines Of Phandelver Got A Facelift

For many new players of Dungeons & Dragons since the launch of the 5th edition, the best way to hop right in has been the Starter Set The Lost Mines of Phandelver. Originally announced last year…

August 22, 2023 | 01:00 EDT

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Phandalin and Below Alternate Artwork Hints At Campaign's True Enemy

Last week TechRaptor had the chance to hear from Amanda Hamon, Lead Designer, and Bree Heiss, Art Director, about Dungeons & Dragon's upcoming Adventure Book Phandalin and Below: The Shattered…

August 22, 2023 | 01:00 EDT

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Tal'Dorei Reborn Now Available on D&D Beyond

A new supplement is now live on D&D Beyond. In addition to Bigby Presents: Glory of Giants, Wizards of the Coast has released their very first third-party book on the platform. That inaugural…

August 17, 2023 | 12:43 EDT

Artwork from HIt the Road, Jack, featuring a black and white image of a guy quickly repairing a motorcycle in the dark.

Hit The Road, Jack Brings The Chase To The Table

A new indie TTRPG has been released. This very creative part of the industry has yielded many fascinating experiences, from Under The Autumn Strangely's pastoral horror to Backroads' southern gothic…

August 14, 2023 | 03:30 EDT

A giant and a dragon engaging in combat in Bigby Presents: Glory of the Giants

Bigby Presents: Glory of the Giants Review - DM Knowledge Aplenty

It's no secret that Wizards of the Coast might not be releasing as many adventures with their ramped-up Dungeons & Dragons release schedule, but there are still plenty of tools for DMs to create…

August 16, 2023 | 10:31 EDT

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Shadow of the Weird Wizard Kickstarter Funded In One Day

A new fantasy TTRPG Kickstarter campaign, Shadow of the Weird Wizard, went live today. It was designed to be an evolution of an earlier TTRPG, Shadow of the Demon Lord. That very campaign has not…

August 9, 2023 | 12:38 EDT

Cover artwork for the Pathfinder Remaster Player Core book.

Pathfinder Remaster Previewed By Paizo Inc.

Back in April, Paizo announced the Pathfinder Remaster project. This would revise several key rulebooks for Pathfinder Second Edition, allowing the game to switch from WOTC's OGL to Paizo's ORC…

August 8, 2023 | 03:08 EDT

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Power Rangers Across The Stars Review

It seems, given enough time, every superhero franchise goes to space. Not only does it escalate the stakes, it broadens the possibilities for storytelling. The Power Rangers franchise is no different…

August 22, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

The logo for Welcome To Night Vale, an outline of a house and power line with an eye in the background drenched in purple, alongside the stylized "R" logo of Renegade Game Studios

Welcome To Night Vale TTRPG Announced

A new TTRPG adaptation of a horror podcast has been announced. Specifically, Renegade Game Studios have announced that they will be producing and publishing an official Welcome To Night Vale TTRPG.…

August 3, 2023 | 01:28 EDT

A group photo of several characters in an anime artstyle. The group includes a blonde man with a lute and sword, a brown-skinned wizard, a petite girl with long pink hair in a dress, a tall muscular female orc with a scar on her face, and an elf with red eyes.

Cloudbreaker Alliance Kickstarter Project Now Live

A new TTRPG Kickstarter campaign has gone live. But this one isn't a D&D 5e supplement like Obojima, nor is it a new VTT platform like Alchemy RPG. It is a new indie project called Cloudbreaker…

August 1, 2023 | 03:46 EDT

Three dwarves, walking towards the entrance carved into the side of a mountain. The mountain face has been carved into the face of a dwarf wearing a crown.

Pathfinder Lost Omens: Highhelm Review

Dwarves are one of the most ubiquitous peoples in all of fantasy literature. Whether they are in Lord of the Rings, Dragon Age, or World of Warcraft, they are an enduring staple of the genre. Now,…

August 1, 2023 | 10:50 EDT

A hardcover book of Anansi's Tapestry of Lives on a blue background. Anansi is seen next to the book, his hand reached out.

Anansi's Tapestry of Lives Available in Early Access on Drivethru RPG

Last year, Neverending Inc launched a Kickstarter for Anansi's Tapestry of Lives. It is an extensive D&D 5e supplement, providing GMs with hundreds of unique NPCs and magic items to use in their…

July 26, 2023 | 03:37 EDT

The book cover for Obojima: Tales from the Tall Grass, depicting a young girl in a pink dress riding a large skeletal dragon through a bright cheery sky.

D&D Supplement Obojima: Tales from the Tall Grass Promises Studio Ghibli-Inspired Adventure

A new third-party D&D 5e supplement is coming to Kickstarter. This new project, Obojima: Tales from the Tall Grass, is a book that aims to bring the immersive qualities of Studio Ghibli films to…

July 24, 2023 | 03:52 EDT

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Pathfinder Updates Revealed by Paizo President

Changes are coming to Paizo. The tabletop publisher, most well known for TTRPGs Pathfinder and Starfinder, has been busy recently, as a company and as a creative team. As part of these projects, the…

July 20, 2023 | 04:09 EDT

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Critical Role WizKids Miniatures: Tombtakers, Cree VotP, and Obann The Punished Review

I really enjoy getting a chance to look at some of the heroes of Critical Role Wizkids miniatures in physical form, but there's something so satisfying about getting my hands on the villains. So…

July 19, 2023 | 05:48 EDT

The cover artwork of Numenera The Glimmering Valley, depicting a large toothed monster, a warrior with a glowing sword, and a figure in red armor.

Numenera The Glimmering Valley Ventures Into Retail

A Numenera RPG campaign book is coming to retail. Monte Cook Games' award-winning science fantasy TTRPG has received plenty of support over the years. But Numenera The Glimmering Valley is a special…

July 18, 2023 | 02:26 EDT

A screenshot of the hardcover of Star Trek Captain's Log Solo Roleplaying Game, featuring the artwork and combadge from Star Trek: The Next Generation.

Star Trek Captain's Log Solo Roleplaying Game Charts A New Course

A new solo journaling TTRPG is coming from Modiphius Entertainment. The tabletop publisher has seen considerable success thanks to it developing TTRPGs based on beloved properties like Fallout,…

July 11, 2023 | 03:04 EDT

Artwork of a D&D adventuring party in a group shot, featuring a rogue, a spellcaster, an archer, a knight in armor, and a fighter with an axe.

Newest D&D Unearthed Arcana Introduces New Subclasses

Wizards of the Coast have announced a new batch of D&D Unearthed Arcana. This new playtest material will cover new material in the revised 2024 Player Handbook. While past playtest material has…

June 28, 2023 | 02:29 EDT

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What You Can Experience At Free RPG Day 2023

Free RPG Day has come again. Once more, the tabletop game industry and community has come together to help bring new people into the hobby. This event will be held across all participating retail…

June 23, 2023 | 03:59 EDT

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Essence20 Field Guide to Action & Adventure Review

Last year, Renegade Game Studios released three TTRPGs. Each of them were based around three different beloved properties: Power Rangers, GI Joe, and Transformers. In addition, each TTRPG was created…

June 28, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Laws of the Night Studio Partners with Renegade Game Studios

By Night Studios recently launched a campaign on Backerkit for Laws of the Night. It was a crowdfunding campaign meant to update and modernize the LARP system for Vampire: The Masquerade. The book…

June 22, 2023 | 02:08 EDT

Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults

Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults Is Finally Fully Funded on Kickstarter with 8 Days to Go

Today, the upcoming Pathfinder game Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults has finally reached its funding goal on Kickstarter. The game is a classic Co-op Hack and Slash title based on Paizo's popular…

June 21, 2023 | 04:17 EDT

Official artwork from Dreams and Machines, featuring a group of scavengers and a group of mechs charged with purple energy.

Dreams and Machines Revealed By Modiphius

Modiphius have announced a brand new IP. The tabletop publisher is most well known for its wide range of officially licensed TTRPG and miniatures games. Fallout, Dune, and Star Trek have all been…

June 20, 2023 | 06:52 EDT

Official artwork of the Forbidden Lands expansion Book of Beasts, showing a large mutated giant creature towering over a knight in armor

Forbidden Lands Expansions Announced By Free League Publishing

Free League Publishing has announced two Forbidden Lands expansions. The Swedish tabletop developer has been the home of many beloved TTRPGs in the past, including the in-depth Middle-earth TTRPG The…

June 15, 2023 | 02:44 EDT

The Paizocon 2023 online banner, featuring various Pathfinder iconic heroes.

PaizoCon 2023 Teases New Pathfinder and Starfinder Content

This weekend marks the start of Paizocon 2023. This is Paizo Inc.'s dedicated online fan convention where the developers can provide glimpses into new projects and products coming to both their…

May 26, 2023 | 03:00 EDT

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Alchemy RPG, VTTs, and A Focus on Roleplaying

If you enjoy tabletop RPGs, there's a good chance that you play online. To that end, there is an entire side of the industry dedicated to the development of virtual tabletop (VTT) platforms. Each of…

May 26, 2023 | 11:00 EDT

Cover artwork for the D&D 5e book, Volo's Guide to Monsters

Wizards of the Coast Announces D&D Price Increases

The cost of official D&D books is going up. Wizards of the Coast, the company behind the world's most popular fantasy TTRPG has been garnering interest for their latest edition. This has included…

May 23, 2023 | 02:02 EDT

The artwork and logo for the Starfinder Solidarity bundle, featuring aliens, starships, and warriors with spears

Starfinder Solidarity Humble Bundle Announced

Paizo Inc. have partnered once again with Humble Bundle for a good cause. The platform has worked with several TTRPG publishers in the past for humanitarian reasons. Last Halloween, there was a World…

May 11, 2023 | 04:34 EDT

Artwork from the cover of the 2015 release of Tunnels & Trolls featuring a group of adventurers and a horde of monsters

Rebellion Unplugged Acquires Tunnels & Trolls

If you are a fan of tabletop games, there's a good chance you have heard of Dungeons & Dragons. Released in 1974, the highly influential fantasy TTRPG has become synonymous with the hobby; a fact…

May 10, 2023 | 02:45 EDT

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Investigating the Scrumptious Scoundrels of Dimension 20: The Ravening War Character Analysis

The Ravening War is at hand. After the first explosive episode of Dimension 20: The Ravening War, the sequel to 2019's A Crown of Candy, not only do we have a much better idea of the state that…

May 10, 2023 | 10:00 EDT

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Critical Role's Candela Obscura Quickstart Guide Released Ahead of Premiere

Update: Today on May 25th the QuickStart Guide was released for Candela Obscura including a video giving viewers a brief rundown of what the character sheet looks like and how to make sense of it.…

May 9, 2023 | 12:00 EDT

The title for Coriolis: Wake of the Icons, placed over a humanoid looking outlne lit by an orange glow.

Coriolis: Wake of the Icons Arriving This June

A brand new prewritten campaign is coming to Coriolis. While publisher Free League is more well known for their fantasy and horror titles like The One Ring, Vaesen, and officially licensed Alien RPG…

May 2, 2023 | 04:01 EDT

Featured logo for the Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults videogame, featuring the ghostly face of Belcorra Haruvex

Pathfinder: Abomination Vaults Videogame Announced

Back in April, Paizo Inc. announced a partnership with BKOM Entertainment to make new Pathfinder video games. Various adaptations of the beloved fantasy TTRPG have been made in the past, including…

May 1, 2023 | 03:02 EDT

The logo for Alchemy RPG on a black background

Alchemy RPG Kickstarter Funded 20 Times Over In One Day

When it comes to playing a tabletop RPG online, players resort to virtual tabletops. These applications handle everything from dice rolls to character sheets to various visual aids. Several have…

April 27, 2023 | 03:17 EDT