A supplement for the World's Goriest Board Game! An evil floating apparition with an immense pair of terrifying tweezers, Mr. Eyeball Plucker yearns to fill his eyeball collection! Download all the... More > information you'll need to play this AMPUTHEATRE Slasher today!< Less
The magazine of old school gaming! Issue #3 contains three adventure modules, a new take on the Anti-Paladin NPC class, some rules for chariot racing, and much more! Games covered include 0e, 1e,... More > Swords & Wizardry, OSRIC, and other retro-clones.< Less
Spice up your AMPUTHEATRE arenas with these Order and Chaos Decks! 80 uncut cards are included with enough Weapons, Traps, Spells and Evil Warden decrees to augment your experience with The World's... More > Goriest Board Game!< Less
A supplement for The World's Goriest Board Game! Jinglebunny is a violent sociopath with a goofy costume, a bubble wand filled with riot control agents, and a chainsaw duck! Download all the... More > information you'll need to play this vicious AMPUTHEATRE Slasher today!< Less
The Decktet is a collection of cards with illustrations and names. Unlike an ordinary pack of cards, most of the Decktet cards have more than one suit. This book is a curated guide to the Decktet:... More > its history and structure, its meaning, and rules for thirty-six different games.< Less
Solitaire Soldiers offers the player a WWII campaign experience that uses a role-playing format with miniatures. It includes ten encounters that are designed to be played alone or cooperatively with... More > a friend.
It chronicles the combat experience of a squad from the 116th Regiment of the 29th Infantry Division as they fight their way across Normandy during the summer of 1944.< Less
Who are the Firebrands, and who supplied them with the flame-spewing rocket suits they use to perform their dastardly crimes? In this introductory adventure for Villains and Vigilantes(tm), players... More > are superheroes on the trail of Intercrime - the world-spanning criminal syndicate! This book provides information on Intercrime - the major criminal organization of the V&V(tm) universe. The first section describes Intercrime's organizational structure, personnel, and operations. The final section is a complete introductory adventure for a team of 4-6 beginning characters, introducing the players to Intercrime and giving them an opportunity to take out a local Intercrime base! Includes 1 page of full-color counters.< Less
This is a small volume of game poems that were written in the first half of 2010, edited and compiled into handy booklet format for your carrying around and playing enjoyment. The games don't require... More > anything that you wouldn't normally have at hand - pens and paper, coins or tokens, a regular deck of playing cards, or normal six-sided dice. The topics run from goofy ("Buster") to thoughtful ("The Leaves Will Bury") to horrible ("The Sign of the Great Old Elder God From Beyond") to heartbreaking ("Goofball").
A "game poem", or "role-playing poem" is a little game that you can pick up and play in fifteen minutes or so. There's no preparation time, nothing to get between you and immediate fun. Game poems usually address some specific mood or emotion, or focus on one particular theme. First and foremost, a game poem is just there to be taken in and experienced with a friend or group of friends for a few moments, and hopefully, something small and wonderful will happen in the process.< Less
Down to the Roots of Fantasy Gaming
"Enter a world filled with labyrinths, magic, and monsters! You can take the role of a cleric, dwarf, elf, fighter, halfling, magic-user, or thief on your... More > quest for glory, treasure, and adventure! This is a complete role playing game. All you need are a few sheets of paper and some dice. Welcome back to a simpler old-school gaming experience. The Labyrinth Lord awaits your arrival. Can you survive the dangers of the labyrinth?"< Less
Advance the Game to the next level of play!
The advanced first edition game as you remember it.
Labyrinth Lord gives you the play experience of the old editions of the world’s most popular... More > fantasy roleplaying game! The Advanced Edition Companion is a handbook of advanced player and referee options. Play the race and class possibilities from the “advanced” first edition 1978 rules. Introduce the essential first edition monsters, spells, and magic items to your Labyrinth Lord game. All of these options are fully compatible with the core Labyrinth Lord rules, so that you can continue to play race-classes right along with all of the advanced classes and races.
In this book you will find...
A player’s guide to advanced play
Additional core first edition monsters
The full range of first edition spells and spellcasters
The essential first edition magic items
Advanced rules for greater depth of play< Less
Put those dark elves back in their box and get your gonzo on! Riches, glory, and super-science await the bold and the clever in the deep places under the ground. This module describes the dinosaur-... More > and wizard-infested future of the Earth, the city of Denethix, and the first level of the megadungeon that beckons from below: the Anomalous Subsurface Environment.
This version prints using publisher-grade paper. If shipping outside the United States, you should order the version with standard-grade paper instead.< Less
The Canadian Army Tactical Training Wargame (1980).
The wargame accurately models the potential battles in Europe between the Canadian Army and the advancing Soviets.
In addition to... More > being fun to play, CONTACT aimed to be worthwhile training in
Canadian and Soviet combined armed tactics
Weapons capabilities and effects
The correct employment of indirect fire, such as artillery and mortars
The use of terrain
The use of smoke
The use of obstacles.
This version has been updated by John Curry to include:
weapon cards for British and American vehicles
Canadian Army ORBAT for 1980s
Introductory notes comparing these rules with the 1979 WRG version
Extensive detailed notes on Soviet tactics 1950 - 2000< Less
The original developer of these rules, Mr. Scott Ireland, was nowhere to be found when I stumbled across this book on the web. It was designed for use with Zeb's Guide, but I stripped it of all its... More > Zeb's Guide stuff and made it into the form it is now.< Less
Starmist! A new planet, discovered by a Vrusk merchant ship. A planet whose surface is a frozen waste crossed by giant canyons, kilometers deep. In those canyons are air, water, life, and above... More > all, mystery!< Less
One man and his crew against the mob! Making the run that no one has dared before...
Dramune Run is an action-packed adventure for 3-6 players, combining space combat from Knight Hawks with... More > excitement from Alpha Dawn.< Less
The magazine of old school gaming! Issue #6 is chock-full of great resources and articles about Original D&D, Advanced D&D, Swords & Wizardry, and other old-school games. This issue... More > contains the adventure module "Isles on an Emerald Sea IV," by Gabor Lux, the module "Catacombs of Ophir" by John Stater, short fiction by Al Krombach (of the Beyond the Black Gate blog), and a host of articles on other subjects including locks, Byzantium, random perks and flaws, and much more!< Less
This campaign guide is intended for use with The Age of Shadow Role-playing Game, and is presented in such a way as to quickly familiarise both players and GMs with the specifics of the setting, as... More > well as providing a starting point from which many tales and adventures may arise.< Less
Just in time for Halloween, NOD 11 arrives with the beginning of a five part hex crawl set in the scariest place in creation - HELL! Also, four new races for your underground adventures, a sinister... More > new class - the demonologist, four new demon lords to bedevil your players and some tips on sprucing up the most under appreciated mega-monsters in gaming, the titans.
Compatible with most old school rules
140 pages< Less
The Shibumi set is the simplest and most elegant of game systems, yet it hides surprising depth. This book introduces the system, its philosophy and mechanisms, and describes the complete rules for... More > over 30 games. These include the best entries from the Shibumi Challenge game design contest, along with several solitaire puzzles and multi-player games.< Less
Future War Commander is an exciting wargame that allows you to re-create battles of the future using miniatures on a tabletop. Command anything from a company right up to a division and get a result... More > in 2-3 hours without becoming bogged-down in detail. Suitable for any scale miniatures from 2mm right up to 28mm (including 6mm, 10mm, 15mm and 20mm) and no re-basing is required.< Less
Strands of Fate contains everything you need to tell stories of adventure, action, horror, and intrigue set in any genre. Whether it’s classic fantasy, urban mystery, dashing super heroes, or... More > far future action, this book is your guide. Strands utilizes the FATE roleplaying game system and provides the Game Master with all the tools he needs to get any campaign, of any genre or power level, off the ground and running in minutes.
The 2nd printing collects all the errata discovered since since the release of the 1st printing, and contains an additional 32 pages of material including rules for using classic FATE Skills as an alternative to Abilities.
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Download a full 100+ page preview here: http://www.voidstar.me/storage/Strands%20of%20Fate%20Preview.pdf< Less
Does that cute medusa in Lair Economics really have her eye on you? Can you possibly get your grade up in Common Tongue class while spending so much time in Slamball practice? Who's bringing the... More > cupcakes for the Undead Poets Society bake sale? And what do you really learn when you sign up for Armor class?
Wandering Monsters High School is a humorous fantasy roleplaying game where you take the roles of monsters going to school. Inspired by wacky teen comedies and the silliest bits of fantasy gaming, WMHS is an all-ages game that anyone who's attended school can relate to.< Less