Guy Sclanders of How to be A Great Game Master has a new tabletop RPG out in the form of Bounty Hunter.
Marvelous Mutations & Merry Musicians is a post-post-apocalyptic weird wastelands tabletop RPG from Wendi Y. It’s on Itch.io, name your own price, and it’s great.
If you accept character death as a consequence of failure in ARC, then everyone else in the group gets an XP boost, the doom clock advances one movement, and you create a new hero.
The phrase “classic for a reason” is perfect for Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay adventure Death on the Reik. Cubicle 7’s director’s cut edition for Warhammer 4 is even better.
Designed by John-Matthew DeFoggie, the Jackals RPG is set in a land reclaimed by humanity from monstrous overlords, a force known as Takan. It gets thumbs up from Geek Native.
The 5-page download from Inkarmat is the flipside to the Lasers & Feelings hack Tall Vampire Ladies. You can pay as much, or as little, as you want for it. I paid $2.50.
Black Armada published the Joshua Fox designed Last Fleet after a successful Kickstarter.
I’ll admit a fondness for bestiaries, which seems odd given only a weak interest in crunch, no interest in melee heavy games and an appreciation for politics, discovery and intrigue in my RPGs.
This review is not a blog rushing out coverage of a game straight out of the oven. I’m writing this up because The Elephant & Macaw Banner is a great game; it stands on its own two feet. It’s also a game that leans into D&D or Western fantasy.