[Core Game] Triumph of Death (2018) Karl Larsson (Mutant Chiron Games) Variety is the spice of life. I figured I’d change up the formula a little bit and do a review of a non OSR game that looks sufficiently metal every once in a while. After all, I wouldn’t have discovered Xas Irkalla if I’d have stuck … More [Review] Triumph of Death (Storygame); Misery Tourism at its finest
[Adventure] Giovanni Chronicle Pt. IV – Nuovo Malattia (1999) Heather Grove & Matthew McFarland (White Wolf) For Ghouls (starting characters) “In some remote corner of the universe, poured out and glittering in innumerable solar systems, there once was a star on which clever animals invented knowledge. That was the highest and most mendacious minute of … More [Challenge Accepted] The Giovanni Chronicle Pt. IV – Nuovo Malattia; Walking Through the Empty Age
[Adventure] Giovanni Chronicles II – Blood and Fire (1996) Richard E Dansky, Cynthica Summers & Christopher Howard (White Wolf) for Neonates “Walter, why is there a coffin in my bedroom?” “It’s here on orders from Sir Integra. We can’t have a vampire that doesn’t sleep in a coffin.” “Where’s my bed?” “I disposed of it. (Seras … More [Challenge Accepted] Giovanni Chronicles Pt. II – Blood and Fire; What is that there is that the script?
[Adventure] The Giovanni Chronicles I – The Last Supper (1995) Daniel Greenberg (White Wolf) Fledglings “Die, monster! You don’t belong in this world!” “It was not by my hand that I’m once again given flesh. I was called here by humans who wish to pay me tribute.” “Tribute?! You steal men’s souls and make them … More [Challenge Accepted] The Giovanni Chronicles I – The Last Supper (VtM); Press X to pay respect
[Core Game] Polaris (2005) Ben Lehman (Nostalgia Studios) Summary: The Once and Future King + Do Not Go Gentle into that Good Night There is a theory rpg-players have used to describe the different ways an rpg interacts with the human mind. It posits that any rpg has a game component (composed of abstract rules … More [Review] Polaris (All Men are Brothers edition); And if I were gay…
There are time when the universe seems cruel, random, hostile. One cannot help but stare at the ignorance, violence and self-destructiveness of modern man and wonder how it ever got so far. Today is not such a day. Today we are shown that good things can happen. Anna Kreider a.k.a wundergeek a.k.a the wicked witch … More Rejoice! Anna Kreider a.k.a Wundergeek quits her blog after years of paranoid-conspiracy nonsense.
[Core Game] Kingdom of Nothing (2010) Jeff Himmelman (Galileo Games) I started out this review, hoping I could open up with a minor quip along the lines of I FELT I WAS UNIQUELY QUALIFIED TO REVIEW THIS PRODUCT. WHO BUT ME COULD BE MORE SUITABLE TO REVIEW […] GUFFAW. SNORTJOY. CHORTLE. I HAVE HAD MY … More [Review] Kingdom of Nothing; A game of magic drug-addicted homeless men with aids overcoming their inner struggles by running away from monsters drawn from their subsconscious woes.