Dystopian fiction is often seen as a reaction to current trends. So can that have meaning inside the context of RPGs?
A re-playable one-shot horror, with easy to learn rules that can be run with a GM and one or two players.
How mean is your DM when you roll a natural 1 on a d20?
The bluffing is fun, gameplay easy and victory (usually) fast.
We've shrugged off last year's decline in free RPGs, and there's a treasure hoard of free goodies available today.
There are very few specialists who know how to prepare miniatures for injection moulding technology.
Also, there's a freebie available at the Catalyst Game Labs store right now in the form of BattleTech: Chaos Campaign - Succession Wars.
This impressive cartography collection is a whole island for your players to explore. There's a volcano complete with dangerous streams of lava, ruins, temples, bridges and even an encampment hidden away.
Until the 18th of June you can snap up the Joe Singleton Recovery Bundle for $25. Inside you'll get $150 worth of RPG goodies.
Zafir blends in elements of skirmish games into the RPG so that fights are less abstracted and more precise, forcing players to think more carefully about their actions.