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Power Score: Tyranny of Dragons - The Rise of Tiamat

Posted Saturday 25 Oct 2014 12:12 AM

This adventure is the sequel to Hoard of the Dragon Queen as well as the second and final part of the Tyranny of Dragons e path. It takes Dungeons & Dragons characters from level 8 to level 15.You know, when you compare this to Pathfinder adventure paths, this is a very good deal. A Pathfinder p - more

Jade Gaming News: Spot Check with David Corbin, Pinnacle Game Labs

Posted Friday 24 Oct 2014 4:47 PM

For this Edition of Spot check we checked in with David Corbin, Founder and operator of Pinnacle Game Labs, and creator of the time-saving turn app Fast First. Other apps on the market determine player order using more clunky methods like spinners, and having players put their fingers on the screen - more

The Angry DM: D&D Advice with Attitude: Our Extra-Life Livestream Schedule

Posted Friday 24 Oct 2014 3:47 PM

As you are probably aware, tomorrow (that’s Saturday, October 25th), I and my gaming group, Team Streptococcus, will be playing games live on the internet for 24 straight hours to raise money for Extra-Life in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals. Our donation page is here if - more

Dungeon's Master: Friday Favourite: What Music Is Playing During Your Battle?

Posted Friday 24 Oct 2014 2:30 PM

On Friday we comb through our extensive archives to find an older article that we feel deserves another look. From May 21, 2010, Dungeons Master once again presents:What Music Is Playing During Your Battle? In grade 5 my teacher asked the class if we could only have one song playing as our theme son - more

Power Score: The Teratic Tome - D&D Monsters I through Z

Posted Thursday 23 Oct 2014 9:37 PM

It is time to check out the rest of the Teratic Tome, a gory and explicit monster RPG book. Check out part one of this review here. This is a pay-what-you-want pdf available here. When I was first checking out this book, I read up on the author, Rafael Chandler. He has done other stuff, including an - more

Jade Gaming News: Jeff's Central Powers Planes

Posted Thursday 23 Oct 2014 6:51 PM

Despite Jeff's love, Prussian, German, Central Powers and Axis war machines, He only has two Central Powers planes that he uses in Canvas Eagles.Jeff's favorite plane is his Fokker D8. He painted it in a gold and black motif, giving it a very classy look. Though no more then a handful of Fokker D8's - more

Art of the Genre - News: B9 Castle Caldwell and the oddity of a TSR comedy

Posted Thursday 23 Oct 2014 1:37 PM

The module ng>, released in 1985 proves that during the final days of Gygaxs reign over that there was still a sense of humor around. That is something important to understand, that while Gary himself could be a tough DM, he was always having a joke.So comes this rather forgettable module by Harry - more

Throat Punch Games: Daily Punch 10-22-14 Boss Pet feat for Pathfinder

Posted Thursday 23 Oct 2014 2:53 AM

You’re the boss’ favorite and it shows!   Boss’ Pet You always get the best from the boss. Benefit:When you make a day job roll for the pathfinder society, you receive the benefits from the next level for your check. If you hit a DC 40 for your check, you instead receive 200 g - more

Power Score: Hoard of the Dragon Queen - The Golden Stag

Posted Thursday 23 Oct 2014 2:39 AM

I am writing this about an hour before I leave for the store. I just finished preparing for tonight's session of episode four of Hoard of the Dragon Queen. I decided to toss in an owlbear attack in place of a weird doppelganger encounter involving "buxom" ladies which I don't think is appropriate fo - more

Jade Gaming News: Federated States of America Springfield Class Escort

Posted Wednesday 22 Oct 2014 2:40 PM

For a time my FAS Springfield Class Escorts were my secret weapon as I attempted to rule the Skies with my American fleet.Using the combined power of their Ack-Ack (Anti-aircraft) Springfield escorts can take on almost anything in the sky.Well, after a battle or two everyone caught on, and they are - more

Throat Punch Games: Book Bout-Book Review of The Atrocity Archives

Posted Wednesday 22 Oct 2014 2:55 AM

Book-The Atrocity Archives Author-Charles Stross TL; DR-90%   Basics-Cthulhu is real, Turing’s death wasn’t a suicide, and the world’s fate rests in the hands of the guy from the IT department. The Atrocity Archives follows Bob Howard as he deal with monsters from beyond time, - more

Throat Punch Games: Ring Side Report-Board Game Review of Tiny Epic Kingdoms

Posted Wednesday 22 Oct 2014 1:36 AM

Product- Tiny Epic Kingdoms Producer- Gamelyn Games Price- ~Not out yet, but ~$20 -30 minutes (2-5 players) TL; DR- Truly a pocket-sized, quick 4X game! 94%   Basics- Tiny Epic Kingdom is a 4X game where players try to out expand, out exploit, out evolve, and out build there opponents. Each pla - more

Jade Gaming News: Cobblepot's Big Score Game 3

Posted Tuesday 21 Oct 2014 4:27 PM

Game Master: ElijahGame Edition: D&D 5Players: Jeff, Andrew, Dave, SarahStarting Level: 5Current Level:5Quote of the Evening:"I figured you guys would be fine."We last left our party in a sorry state. Cobblepot the Penguin Criminal Bard (Jeff) had left his compatriots at the scene of a murder, w - more

Jade Gaming News: Sarah's Rad Panda Wizard: Xiaojing He

Posted Tuesday 21 Oct 2014 1:19 PM

JADE Guest Sarah's Red Panda from Dark Sword Miniature's amazing Anthropomorphic Line was a great choice. She wasn't sure which class she wanted to be, and while having a very monk like quality, the mini really could work for a number of classes.Xiaojing He is a Wizard in JADE's fifth edition campai - more

Power Score: Dungeon Crawl Classics RPG - The Croaking Fane

Posted Tuesday 21 Oct 2014 10:20 AM

My DCC RPG Monday Night game has been rolling along. I am part of the DCC World Tour program and have received the penultimate prize - the golden belt buckle! I like to think that we are the leading World Tour group on the planet, with about 30 sessions under our belt so far in 2014. I detail these - more

Jade Gaming News: Federated States of America Revere Class Corvette

Posted Monday 20 Oct 2014 11:49 PM

The Revere Class Corvettes from Spartan Games Dystopian Wars are about as standard as they get. One forward gun, one central water wheel, and that is it.Unlike Frigates, Corvettes only have one forward facing gun. Which makes them great chargers, though greatly limits their power in comparison to a - more

Power Score: Shadowrun 5th Edition - Queen Euphoria

Posted Monday 20 Oct 2014 6:07 PM

We have just finished our tenth session of Shadowrun 5th edition. I ran my own home-brewed scenarios for a while, focusing on the stuff that I thought was fun in the game: Motorcycles, gangs and of course shootouts. Once I got that out of my system, I scoured the internet to find out what the best p - more

Throat Punch Games: Daily Punch 10-20-14 Mental Monk feat for DnD 5e

Posted Monday 20 Oct 2014 4:40 PM

Want to up your spell casting ability as a monk in DnD 5e. Maybe there is a feat for that….   Mental Monk You have mastered yourself and the forces of the universe and gained the following benefits: Gain a +1 bonus to wisdom to a maximum of 20. Your current and future ki pool […] - more

Throat Punch Games: Daily Punch 10-17-14 Society Patron Vanity for Pathfinder

Posted Monday 20 Oct 2014 4:29 PM

Played a ton of Pathfinder Society this weekend, and I was surprised by the number of people who didn’t want to roll for a day job. Some of these people just wanted to have their characters do something else. How about some support for those people….   Follower Patron( 5pp): Be it a - more