[Adventure] Crypts of Indormancy (2016) Ezra Claverie (Melsonian Arts Council) Lvl ??? Does Patrick Stuart ever feel guilty about the abhorrent movement he midwifed? Does he ever, in his Ivory Tower, pause as he swims through limitless piles of kickstarter-electrum and look outside, through the sickly sweet musk of vanilla-vape, to behold with shame the … More [Review] Crypts of Indormancy (OSR); Get thee Arthaus Homos out of mine hobby
[Adventure] Tomb of the Serpent Kings v. 4.0 (2017?) Skerples Lvl 1 Tomb of the Serpent Kings is an introductory OSR module that has garnered no small amount of acclaim from different corners of the internet. The great Melan has gone so far as to suckle at its teat and gift it the coveted three … More [Review] Tomb of the Serpent Kings (OSR); Those who would presume to teach…
[Adventure] The Barbarian King (2018) Gabor Lux (E.M.D.T.) Levels 4 – 6 Melan a.k.a Gabor Lux has been in my sights for a while. Ancient and terrible, grognards with creaking knees wheeze pneumonically of his dread rising and wreaking of works Olden Skoölen, long before the OSR was even a name. A mystic and sage, … More [Review] The Barbarian King(OSR); Wight Power
[Adventure] Midvinter (2019) Kelvin Green (Lamentations of the Flame Princess) All Levels (But seriously, low levels is probably best) In the throes of mild fever, Prince shall cover the christmas miracle of Kelvin Green, author of mostly run-of-the-mill adventures. Middle-of-the-Road-MeGreen they call him in the saunas, museums and boutiques of Finland. Today proves a day … More [Review] Midvinter (Lotfp); When is an adventure not an adventure?
[Side-trek] No Rest for the Wicked (2019) J.Stuart Pate (Lamentations of the Flame Princess) Levels 1 – 3 Summary: ZZZZZZZzzzzZZZZ The Inn What started as Griswold Herzog’s home funded by war profiteering money eventually grew into a trading post and later a full-blown inn, The Soldier’s Rest. The Soldier’s Rest is an ernhaus (a housebarn in … More [Review] No Rest For the Wicked (Lotfp); Get me to the airport, get me to a plane…
[Adventure] The Punchline (2018) Zzarchov Kowolski (Lamentations of the Flame Princess) Levels ??? (1-3) Summary: The Last Circus + Solomon Kane The Punchline marks the latest contribution  of the inimitable Zzarchov Kowolski in the Lotfp canon and concerns the machinations of a villainous band of satanic clowns menacing a vaguely French region with plague … More [Review] The Punchline (Lotfp); Last Laugh?
[Adventure] Obscene Serpent Religion 2 (2018) Jeff Rients (Lamentations of the Flame Princess) Levels ??? (2 – 4) Summary: WhF + Vicodin + The Ramones “I wanna be Sedated” Its back to Lotfp again children. The longer I do this shit the more I start to notice patterns. I propose again that even before #Zakgate … More [Review] Obscene Serpent Religion 2 (Lotfp); The Centre Cannot Hold
[Megadungeon] The Black Maw 1 (2018) Craig Pike (self-published) Levels 1-2 Disclaimer Strange times. The Black Maw 1 (Craig Pike) seems from the future. Post-Brycean Singularity. The non-essential is stripped until essential remains. Terse. Evocative. Description? Black Maw = 1st level of megadungeon. 6 pages. Conveys content of 15 pages. If Brevity = soul of … More [Review] The Black Maw 1 (LL) – The Last Delve of Avid Gruesome; Post Brycean-Singularity
Now comes the true meat of the game. Where Stars would have already been a fine, more playable remake of Traveller, its greatest merit is its systematic codification of the principles behind Sandbox play and the tools it grants to facilitate the systematic generation of entire stellar sectors. We should spend a moment and contemplate … More [Review] Stars Without Number Pt. V; A Sand Box full of Stars
EDIT: It goes without saying that the person initially responding to me in the comments section is not the real Kevin Crawford. My apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused. [Core game] Stars Without Number – Core Edition (2010) Kevin Crawford (Sine Nomine Publishing) The year is 3200. Humanity is scattered like dust among … More [Review] Stars Without Number (Core Game) Pt. I: Spacer