A new Dungeons & Dragons live stream show is about to launch, but this one is unlike any others. InstaQuest is the upcoming RPG web series that combines high fantasy D&D with high tech mixed reality visual effects. The augmented reality set surrounding the players will display their world in real-time, creating an immersive D&D adventure story never seen until now.
British game studio Brightdog Games recently announced its upcoming tabletop RPG campaign setting Tales of Esgar for the 5th Edition of the world’s most popular roleplaying game. The studio will be launching the Tales of Esgar Kickstarter campaign sometime in 2021.
Fantasy Flight Games recently revealed The Lord of the Rings: The Board Game Anniversary Edition, a precise replica of The Lord of the Rings: The Board Game first published in 2000, but with new high-quality upgrades. The Anniversary Edition is scheduled for release in the fourth quarter of 2020.
The online free-to-play multiplayer wargame World of Tanks is getting a tabletop version this September. The World of Tanks: Miniatures Game will allow you to take command of an armored platoon and engage your friends in tabletop metal mayhem without the hassles of online play.
In a new 10-minute gameplay video for the upcoming feudal-era RTS castle-sim, Stronghold: Warlords showcased how players will be able to customize their castles with an array of traps and defensive measures. These defenses are designed to give players a selection of options to employ to defend their castles from the games’ ten siege weapons and 16 unique soldier types.
The tabletop roleplaying game news and review website EN World has launched a drive for the Mythological Figures & Maleficent Monsters for 5th Edition sourcebook on Kickstarter. The sourcebook will be a hardcover tome presenting a vast array of creatures from myth, legend, fable, and folklore.
If you’re feeling as if you’ve been in a bit of a video gaming recession this year, like certain genres have lost their appeal, you can blame the coronavirus pandemic. That’s the consensus in a new gamer motivation report, recently published by the gamer market research company Quantic Foundry.
Atari has officially announced that Missile Command: Recharged will be released as a launch title when the Atari VCS Home Gaming and Entertainment Platform drops later this year. Missile Command: Recharged will be optimized for the all-new Atari VCS’ Wireless Classic Joystick, and will include a number of key 21st-century gameplay upgrades.
While you’re smartly self-isolating from the coronavirus this summer, wouldn’t it be a great idea to write that tabletop roleplaying game adventure you’ve always wanted to? Then sign up for the Summer 2020 RPG Writer Workshop. Registration for the 31-day course begins on July 1st and is open until July 3rd.
Renegade Game Studios has unveiled its lineup of tabletop RPG modules which will be available for this years’ Free RPG Day. The three modules will be available for free at your friendly local game store (FLGS) this coming July 25th.
Global Mobilization - Cold War Germany Update 1.2 has been added to the sandbox military tactical shooter Arma 3. The update, part of the Arma 3 Creator DLC initiative and developed by third-party studio Vertexmacht, brings with it a slew of brand new content, including a variety of new aircraft, as well as a wide range of bug fixes and game improvements.
Modiphius recently announced the release of the Mutant Chronicles Card Decks, four PDF print-and-play card decks for the Mutant Chronicles diesel-punk RPG. These card decks are designed to greatly expand the resources and gameplay possibilities for both Mutant Chronicle GMs and players.
The story-driven action RPG Children of Morta recently received the free Bergsons’ House update, which brings with it a new playable character, Apan, designed by two of the game’s Kickstarter backers. The update also adds 32 new Apan-specific runes, nine new story cutscenes, HUD and UI tweaks, multiple bug fixes, and more.
SpellPunk VR, the comic-book-inspired competitive spellcasting game, has received its largest update ever in its two months of Early Access. The “Mad Mage Warrior” update includes extensive gameplay improvements and new content for the multiplayer virtual reality combat game.
The fourth major update is now live for the post-apocalyptic survival city-builder Endzone: A World Apart. Dubbed the Technology Update, it brings with it a new Tech Tree and associated Research Station, three more new buildings, Shelter upgrades, Warehouse upgrades, paved roads, two new Scenarios, five new Side Missions, six new Expeditions, crucial improvements to Builders, and a huge number of gameplay tweaks and bug fixes.