Magic Swords V0.2 by Ben Chong @OneRudeFlowers

Magic Swords V0.2 by Ben Chong @OneRudeFlowers

Date : September 30, 2018
Malaysia’s own Ben Chong has created a very small roleplaying game called Magic Swords. It’s a cutting-edge hack of Grant Howitt’s brilliant microgame, Honey Heist. But instead of playing criminal bears, you take on the roles of enchanted weaponry attempting to escape prison.    ...
Cardgame Review : Pasaraya (2018)

Cardgame Review : Pasaraya (2018)

Date : September 1, 2018
The most important lesson of Pasaraya: Supermarket Manager is that running a supermarket is like solving a fiendishly complicated programming puzzle. I’m not saying that you can actually boil down every business factor into processes and formulas, but that’s just the feeling I get after...
RPG Review : Flotsam Draft Rules (2018)

RPG Review : Flotsam Draft Rules (2018)

Category : News & Reviews
Date : August 4, 2018
Flotsam: Adrift Amongst the Stars is a GMless and diceless roleplaying game by Josh Fox (Lovecraftesque), being funded via Kickstarter now. Players portray street-level denizens of the shady underbelly of a space station, facing various threats and developing their interpersonal relationships. Think Deadwood or The...
Cardgame Review : Vangorro (2017)

Cardgame Review : Vangorro (2017)

Date : June 19, 2018
Vangorro is a complete, two-player fantasy battle card game from local game creator Max Tong. Last year, at the age of 10, Max became possibly the youngest published tabletop game designer in Malaysia with the first release of Vangorro, subtitled “Warriors VS HobNogs.” Max illustrated...
RPG Review : Cthulhu Dark (2017)

RPG Review : Cthulhu Dark (2017)

Category : News & Reviews
Date : June 3, 2018
Cthulhu Dark is a simple, stripped-down roleplaying game of cosmic horror written by Graham Walmsley (Cthulhu Apocalypse, Stealing Cthulhu, Play Unsafe), Kathryn Jenkins (various articles at Final Thoughts of a Murdered Guard) and Helen Gould (Classic Monsterhearts, “The Sores” in Fear’s Sharp Little Needles). Although the...
RPG Review : Night Witches (2015)

RPG Review : Night Witches (2015)

Category : News & Reviews
Date : May 26, 2018
Night Witches is a roleplaying game of Soviet airwomen at war. With clear, instructive writing and design by Jason Morningstar (creator of Fiasco) and striking visual design by Brennen Reece (The Warren), the book does a great job evoking the WW2 Eastern Front milieu and lets players...
RPG Review : Blades in the Dark (2017)

RPG Review : Blades in the Dark (2017)

Category : News & Reviews
Date : August 14, 2017
What: Blades in the Dark When: 2017 Who: John Harper Why: The allure of playing a gang of daring scoundrels in a compelling industrial-fantasy city setting, with structured heist and downtime mechanics.   Blades in the Dark: A Game Deserving of the Spotlight We’ve always...
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