It's not that I'm forced to write about Critical Role all the time, but it somehow seems like the most enjoyable part of the RPG world these days. And they've just announced that the artbook will be available on 9 November, and the campaign's over, and the comic book is just brilliant. Second issue of … Continue reading Vox Machina: Origins, issue 2 – Somehow even funnier
Based on acclaimed Critical Role show, Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting (D&D 5E) is a quite interesting book. Let's see where it shines the brightest.
Finding the right campaign for your D&D group might be tricky. Here's a comprehensive guide to all of the WotC published modules. Spoilers ahead!
Browsing through the vast seas of the Internet can take too much of your precious free time, that could be well spent on playing RPGs. Let us do the heavy lifting, browsing main crowdfundin site in search of best RPG-related items. Just seat back and enjoy!
You know how to role-plan an elf. You know how to role-play a dwarf. An innkeeper. A king. A guard. A mercenary. But pray tell me, do you know how to role-play a woman? Some time ago, on a Facebook RPG group, we were discusing an article on how to add some flair or colour … Continue reading How to role-play female characters
The Zweihänder RPG is finally here. After a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign (fully funded within 6 hours! Guess people really did miss Warhammer Fantasy RPG) and slightly delayed dispatch (a year or so - but for a good reason), the parcel was delivered and unceremoniously opened by a committee. PDF, which was provided to the … Continue reading First Look: Zweihänder RPG
Last week I happened to review for you Jared Blando's book on hand-drawing fantasy maps. This time we'll go further - just in case you feel more confident in digital drawing or are just looking for some generators. Of course, picking your tools depends mostly on your skills. However, as a graphic designer myself, I'll … Continue reading How to Draw Fantasy & RPG Maps, part 2: digital
If by off chance you've missed the online phenomenon that is Critical Role, please look here to start your journey with the adventuring party of Vox Machina. Highly recommended. Anyway. As much as I love Critical Role, I was always missing some kind of visual enhancement. True, Matthew Mercer's descriptions of the world are impeccable, … Continue reading Vox Machina: Origins, issue 1 – The best so far
You're just starting a new campaign. Your last party got killed and disbanded, you managed to find a new Game Master, or maybe you're just bored of role-playing the tank. Time for a change! Because seriously, how many times can you be Torag, half-orc barbarian? Ah, just once more! Here's the trouble with RPG: it allows … Continue reading 7 Ways to Flesh Out Your RPG Character
Review of How To Draw Fantasy Art & RPG Maps by Jared Blando.