RPG Reviews – Conan: Adventures in an Age Undreamed Of

I feel like there’s a lot to talk about when it comes to Conan. Everything from Robert E. Howard’s views and understanding of different cultures that informed the creation of Hyboria, to the theme of “barbarism” vs. civilization that permeate the narrative, to the aesthetic of the musclebound, loincloth-wearing warrior and his mighty thews. But … Continue reading RPG Reviews – Conan: Adventures in an Age Undreamed Of

RPG Reviews – Dystopia Rising: Evolution

My gaming history hasn't included a lot of either post-fall or zombie games. I've played one shots of Eden Studios All Flesh Must Be Eaten and one epic game of Tribe 8, but for the most part those aren't genres I've delved deeply into. I like media from both, and enjoyed the two above games, … Continue reading RPG Reviews – Dystopia Rising: Evolution

RPG Reviews – Battlelords of the 23rd Century

Battlelords of the 23rd Century is the seventh edition of a ‘90s game of military science-fiction adventure, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year! The latest version is a hefty product full of aliens, guns, spaceships, and psionics, all focused on presenting the tools one would need for far future military SF and exploration. Battlelords is … Continue reading RPG Reviews – Battlelords of the 23rd Century

RPG Reviews – Vampire: The Requiem – Night Horrors: Spilled Blood

Vampire: The Requiem - Night Horrors: Spilled Blood Night Horrors: Spilled Blood reminds me why I like Vampire: The Requiem so much. I have a great fondness and nostalgia for its ancestor game, the newest edition of which is probably the best incarnation, but it will always be tied to its setting and metaplot. Requiem, … Continue reading RPG Reviews – Vampire: The Requiem – Night Horrors: Spilled Blood