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Heroic Maps Spacecraft – Greywing and Old Scooter!

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Sept 12, 2017

Heroic Maps have released Spacecraft maps for your gaming!

Introducing Greywing and Old Scooter to the Heroic Maps lineup.

Greywing is a small spacecraft that could be used as a smugglers ship, small freight/cargo vessel, or a solo-adventurer’s transport. The spaceship includes a small cockpit, cargo bay, living quarters and sleeping area. The map takes up approximately 8×12 squares and can be used as a standalone or combined with any same-scale tile set.

Old Scooter is A small spacecraft that could be used as an interplanetary transport and cargo vessel. The Old Scooter can carry up to 6 passengers for short-haul journeys, and has a small cargo bay for carrying freight. The battered hull indicates the continuous hard-use of this spacecraft. The ship covers approximately 8×13 squares and can be used as a standalone or combined with any same-scale tileset.

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Heroic Maps Release Upper Lockgold Street Maps

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August 31, 2017

Heroic Maps has released Upper Lockgold Street, a  set of printable battlemaps compatible with any RPG/Dungeon-Crawl game. Use as a standalone gameboard, or combine with any same-scale tileset.

They say that Upper Lockgold Street is paved with gold, but whilst that’s clearly a metaphor, it’s small wonder that people recognise the area as a wealthy one. Home to the city Law Courts, a powerful bank and a renowned library, people pay a fortune to live on the same street. But, like the cheap wood revealed behind peeling gold leaf, strip away the wealth of the street and find the cellars and sewers beneath.

Contents: A set of three 20 x 20 maps depicting a wealthy city street. The ground level features a law court, bank, library, restaurant, fine-shop and several houses. Each of these buildings has an upper floor, with bedrooms and offices. Below the streets are sewers, basements and cellars, with laundry rooms, vaults, jails, archives, counterfeiter workshops and much more. Your party may need to venture below the street when planning their bank heist!
Also included are 300dpi full size jpgs, for poster printing or VTT. (n.b. gridless version only available as jpeg)

Renegade Game Studios Announces Overlight Game World

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August 31, 2017

Renegade Game Studios is excited to announce the creation of a novel fantasy setting, Overlight.

Overlight is a fantasy roleplaying game of kaleidoscopic journeys: a visceral, dangerous, and brightly-colored setting. Characters will search for personal meaning among a fantastic, sometimes violent, and overwhelming world.

The first product wiithin the Overlight world is a role-playing game designed by Paul Alexander Butler and George Holland, expected to release in 2018.

“We want to return a sense of wonder to fantasy roleplaying. Elves and Dwarves and Orcs are great, but we’ve seen them done countless times, and we want to take players someplace they haven’t been before,” explains Paul Alexander Butler, co-creator of Overlight.

“I’m so excited to be working with Paul and George to bring their unique world to life. The Roleplaying game is a great way to introduce everyone to Overlight and the world is so rich that we decided not to stop there. We have a lot of plans for the World of Overlight and I can’t wait to tell you all more about it,” says Scott Gaeta, President of Renegade Game Studios.

Modiphius Releases The Dying Ship Adventure for Coriolis RPG

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August 23, 2017

Modiphius Entertainment has released The Dying Ship adventure for use with Coriolis Sci-Fi RPG.

The ice hauler Orun II has stopped responding to hails, and has changed course towards a deadly asteroid cloud. The player characters are tasked with intercepting the heavy freighter to find out what has happened onboard and bring it back to Coriolis safely.

What is hiding aboard the silent hauler and what has happened to her crew?

In this full-length adventure for Coriolis – The Third Horizon RPG, the players get to explore the mystery of the dying ship, confront an ancient secret – and hopefully live to tell the tale. The contents include:

An exciting and action-packed scenario taking place on Coriolis, in space and onboard the dying ship.
Ship plans for the ice hauler Orun II.
Several player handouts.
Practical tips for the Gamemaster.
Five pre-made characters, ready to be used right away.

Okumarts Games Release Local Heroes Paper Minis for Save the Day RPG

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August 16, 2017

Local Heroes have arrived for your game table from Okumarts Games!

This set provides print and play first responder paper minis for the Save the Day RPG and they are perfect for any other superhero/modern RPG. Lots of bonus minis including protesters and riot cops are available in this set.

New Mindjammer Releases Available from Modiphius

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August 2, 2017

Explore a Brand New World of Transhuman Sci-Fi Roleplaying For Your TRAVELLER™ Game!

The Ennie Award-winning transhuman science-fiction RPG setting returns, in a brand new edition for use with the TRAVELLER roleplaying game! This brand new 384-page hardback book includes:

* full rules for starships, organisations, and culture operations;
* detailed character cultures, genotypes, and new careers-play a sentient starship!
* new and innovative systems for describing planets, star systems, and alien life;
* deep setting material on the New Commonality of Humankind;
* rules for the Mindscape and virtual worlds;
* starmaps and planet descriptions, histories and background.

THE FAR HAVENS is a campaign pack supplement for your Mindjammer game, providing rich setting detail for an exotic polity far beyond the Commonality frontier, above the galactic plane, which fiercely resists the inexorable advance of the event horizon probes. Join the Licensed Free Agents and the New Traders: explore this perilous frontier, and fight the machinations of the Commodus sentience and the rise of ancient powers…

In the last centuries of the Fifth Cycliad, a great malaise fell on the lands of humankind… It is the far future. Our civilisation, and its glorious technological future, is gone. Only rusted ruins and tunnels beneath the ancient cities hint at what once was. In the Chronomancer’s Tower, a young apprentice stumbles upon a secret which will change the world; an ancient evil, little more than a fairy tale to frighten children, is real, and threatening to return. But is everything what it seems? Wheels turn within wheels, and political machinations wrought by selfish men and women bring the world to the brink of devastation. Can Iago and his unlikely allies unravel the knot in time, and fathom the mystery of… the Worm Within?

The-Worm-Within     Traveller

FFG Announces Dawn of Rebellion Sourcebook for Star Wars RPG

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July 19, 2017

Fantasy Flight Games is proud to announce Dawn of Rebellion, a new sourcebook for the Star Wars Roleplaying Game line.

Dawn of Rebellion is the first sourcebook of its kind, designed to be used alongside any of the three core roleplaying lines. Campaigns using Edge of the EmpireAge of Rebellion, or Force and Destiny—or any combination of the same—will find a wealth of valuable information within its 144 pages. Primarily focusing on the years preceding the Battle of Yavin, Dawn of Rebellion features descriptions, context, and statistics for many of the iconic characters and vehicles appearing in the Star Wars: Rebels television show and in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The might of the Empire is at an unprecedented peak and a successful rebellion seems like a fever dream to all but the most optimistic. Even those who have no personal stake in the Galactic Civil War feel the tremendous impact of this new order.

New Specialization and Signature Abilities Decks Available Now for Star Wars RPG

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July 18, 2017

Fantasy Flight Games has released new Technician and Soldier Specialization and Signature Abilities decks for the Star Wars: Edge of the Empire RPG.

The Technician Specialization and Signature Abilities Decks are on sale now, ready for your ingenuity and fine tuning! Featuring the new Specialization trees and Signature Abilities found in the Edge of the Empire™ Technician sourcebook, Special Modifications, these 20-card packs each provide a card for every talent found in the three new Specializations introduced. Each card is produced in full color and contains all the rules text needed that makes them a handy tool for players and gamemasters alike.

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The Soldier Specialization and Signature Abilities Decks are on sale now! Introduced in Forged in Battle, the Soldier sourcebook for Star Wars™: Age of Rebellion™, these three new Specializations offer increased flexibility and firepower for your campaigns, all of which are represented wonderfully in these high-quality card packs. Each card features full-color art that accompanies the name and rules text of every talent available in the particular Specialization tree for easy reference and organization.

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