July 26, 2017

The Powder Mage Trilogy is Coming to a Gaming Table Near You!

The best way to describe Brian McClellan’s Powder Mage stories is by saying that they are an entertaining combination of Sharpe’s Rifles and Full Metal Alchemist and The Scarlet Pimpernel. The novels, and short stories, fall within the noble genre of Military Fantasy fiction which has seen a resurgence since the publication of Temeraire by Naomi Novik. Like the best […]

Fantasy , Gaming , Roleplaying Games

Classic ‘Deadlands’ Returns with a Beautiful Limited Edition

Twenty years ago Pinnacle Entertainment Group published the first edition of the Deadlands roleplaying game. Shane Hensley was inspired to create a game of Weird Western Horror after seeing a painting by Brom of a Confederate Vampire. The book would eventually become the cover of the Wraith: the Oblivion source book Necropolis: Atlanta. Shane had seen the painting at a […]

Fantasy , Gaming , Geek News , Geekerati Radio , Roleplaying Games

Episode 154: Shane Hensley Discusses Deadlands From RPG To TV

The mid-90s were a creative time in the role playing game industry and a lot of smaller companies were creating not only new games, but new gaming genres. DEADLANDS by Pinnacle Entertainment Group (1996) is one of the most memorable – and one of the best – games to come out of this creative period. […]

Gaming , Geek News , Geekerati Radio , Pulp , Roleplaying Games , Television

Episode 145: Michael Surbrook — Gaming and Watching American Folktales

In Episode 145, we chatted with Michael Surbrook about the American Folkhero and his upcoming game book Folk Hero and about the recent trend of Folk Tale influenced TV Shows. Folk Hero examines an assortment of classic American folklore and tall tales archetypes in detail. It covers the first two centuries of America’s existence, from […]

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Geekerati Game Pick of the Week: Accursed (A Savage Worlds Setting)

The Curse is Spreading! This week’s Geekerati Game Pick of the Week focuses on a 3rd party setting for the Savage Worlds role playing game. On Friday September 13th, Melior Via, LLC, publishers of the critically acclaimed Hope Preparatory School game setting launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund their next campaign setting. Accursed takes place […]

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