March 2008

NeoExodus Adventures: Three Sides of the Truth

Throughout the civilized nations of Exodus, the Imperial Alliance provides a neutral forum for political negotiations, diplomatic relations, and international trade. While they have made incredible steps towards keeping peace and unifying the empire, breaking down longstanding racial and political tensions between the varied nations remains a difficult task. To placate social unrest in its most volatile regions, the Alliance initiated an outreach program based on the construction of protasylums, independent settlements governed by Alliance consulates and mostly occupied by Alliance troops.

RIP Gary Gygax

Gary Gygax

Sidetrek Adventure Weekly #05 - Attack of the Trigga Noir

Exhausted from their excursions in the dungeons den of the Ghost Dogs our heroes find themselves enjoying some well-earned rest at the Burnt Ember Inn. A visit from an old “friend” quickly turns into a ambush by a deadly band of ancient assassins, intent on recovering the mythic Key of Troodon… will our heroes survive the Attack of the Trigga Noir? Each Sidetrek Adventure Weekly episode throws characters into an action-packed encounter designed to electrify your game. Drop any Sidetrek Adventure Weekly directly into your adventure as a stand-alone combat.

Oerth Journal #23: Maure Castle Special Edition

This issue features yet another level to the infamous Maure Castle called the Warlock's Walk. In addition to this the issue features the following articles:

  • The Mysterious Maure: Rumors about the Maure Lands
  • Gazetteer of the Flanaess : Seltaren
  • Eruditions of the Shadow Sage: Mystic Catalogue of the Company of Seven
  • Rogues Gallery: The Seer of Urnst
  • Rogue’s Gallery: The Gleaners
  • Another fun comic by mortellan!

Kobold's Guide to Game Design

Ever wondered what it takes to make it as a freelancer? Want to improve your homebrew adventures? The KOBOLD Guide to Game Design distills years of professional experience into a collection of design wisdom that can improve your game and vastly increase your odds of selling a magazine article, adventure, or complete game design.

Havenmine Gauntlet

Describing the “neutral zone” between warring clans of gnomes and kobolds, the product features seven rooms full of devious traps and wicked challenges for any party that braves the dungeon. This special product will be released as a bonus to all current Kobold Quarterly subscribers as of April 18th, 2008. It will also be sold by Highmoon Media Productions via RPGnow.com and DriveThruRPG.com.

 

Art by James Keegan.

Sidetrek Adventure Weekly #06 - Dangers in the Abyss

In a race against time to prevent a powerful gateway from being unsealed, a descent into the abyss beneath Black Dog Pit turns into a frantic battle against hordes of winged terrors. When our intrepid explorers reach the ancient cavern floor, they still have to face a vastly superior force, in the Dangers in the Abyss! Each Sidetrek Adventure Weekly episode throws characters into an action-packed encounter designed to electrify your game. Drop any Sidetrek Adventure Weekly directly into your adventure as a stand-alone combat.

Sidetrek Adventure Weekly #07 - Race for the Vault of Time

Vav escaped! He fled through the towering doors and down the Great Stair into the misty darkness below. He has Aniso’s notes pointing the way to the Troodonic Gateway. He has the Key. He knows which dark path to follow, what hazards lie in wait, and what terrible guardians watch that road. Our heroes know nothing of the dangers before them but must pursue nonetheless. They must catch the blackguard before he unlocks the portal in an all out Race for the Vault of Time!

Dark Whispers #1

Welcome to Dark Whispers, the official podcast of Sinister Adventures. In this episode, we speak with Nicolas Logue, Sinister's founder and evil overlord.

GameMastery Module W2: River into Darkness

Guarding an expedition into the deepest recesses of a dangerous jungle is no simple task. When that jungle happens to be the home of the Gorilla King, the job is downright deadly. Although the journey is fraught with danger, the destination promises great riches. But is the price too steep?