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Fight On! #6 Summer 2009 PDF Version By Ignatius Umlaut
eBook (PDF): $4.99
This is the PDF version. Fight On! charges into its sixth issue on an orc stampede like Shadowfax! Dedicated to Lee Gold, legendary editor of Alarums & Excursions, FO! #6 features dungeons,... More > cities, wilderness, rules variants, fantastic art, poetry, polemic, and puissant pennings from a pantheon of gaming’s finest! Contributors include Lee Gold, Tim Kask, Jeff Rients, Mark Allen, David “Sham” Bowman, Ron Edwards, Jason Morningstar, Geoffrey O. Dale, Calithena, Stephan Poag, Mikko Torvinen, Erin Bisson, Michael “Chgowiz” Shorten, Gabor Lux, Lee Barber, Tony “Wheggi” Rosten, Baz Blatt, Michael Curtis, James Maliszewski, Zach Houghton, Andy “Atom” Taylor, Steve Zieser, Jeff Talanian, Patrick Farley, and many, many more.< Less
Well Played 1.0: Video Games, Value and Meaning By Drew Davidson, et al.
Paperback: $28.95
Prints in 3-5 business days
Video games can be “well played” in two senses. On the one hand, well played is to games as well read is to books. On the other hand, well played as in well done. This book is full of... More > in-depth close readings of video games that parse out the various meanings to be found in the experience of playing a game. 22 contributors (developers, scholars, reviewers and bloggers) look at video games through both senses of “well played.” The goal is to help develop and define a literacy of games as well as a sense of their value as an experience. Video games are a complex medium that merits careful interpretation and insightful analysis.< Less
First Year of Our REIGN (BW Softcover) By Greg Stolze
Paperback: $18.74
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A companion to the game REIGN, this book collects the first six supplemements under one cover, along with material from the REIGN wiki. If you're looking for a handy bound reference for REIGN's... More > brute dictators, shadowy magicians and curious creatures, this is it.< Less
Flying Lead miniature rules PDF edition By Andrea Sfiligoi, Rich Jones
eBook (PDF): $8.00
(2 Ratings)
The "Flying Lead" rules can be used to play tabletop actions in a wide range of genres. From gang warfare to pulp action, from military operations to black-clad assassins, Flying Lead... More > supplies furious fun at bullet speed! Lead a gang of mobsters, play cops vs crooks, or enter the brutal world of covert special operations and espionage. But will you have the guts to lead your force to glory in world where a street punk or an armed fanatic can blow you away as effectively as a trained soldier? Pick your force, roll those dice and find out! Flying Lead takes the award winning Song of Blades and Heroes mechanics into, and even beyond, the modern world of high-powered projectile weapons. By using our online force, weapon and vehicle generators, players will be able to customize their characters and get playing straight away. So don’t waste any more time, grab those figures and dice, and watch out for the Flying Lead!< Less