Inspired by grim stories like the Edge of Darkness, Handmaid’s Tale and 1984, Dark Nation begins with the group collaboratively describing the horrible System of government that their characters live in.
So the idea of something that’s free, that requires almost nothing to play and that can keep adults and kids entertained for day after day makes a lot of sense to me. I just felt I should try and make it happen.
We’re nearly at the end of the list. What’s left? Those products tagged with “Miscellaneous “. It’s worth noting that the tags aren’t exclusive to each other; RPGs can be both family and miscellaneous if they want.
We have got the 20 best selling “Family” TTRPGs published this year. What makes a game a Family one, though? The need for kids? Of course not.
Steam planes, difference engines and intercontinental pneumatic train lines are the order of the day. In the game, characters are part of the hugely secretive Inferno club and international conspiracies with access to magic, technology and power.
I really like Amazing Heroes! and I want to begin this review with grumpy old git reasons why.
Martin Lloyd is the Amazing Tales designer and that makes him the talent behind an Adamantine best-selling family RPG.
The latest news from D&D live, Rime of the Frostmaiden, free downloads and big money dice campaigns on Kickstarter.
It’s good news as there are now two official Amazing Tales supplements from people who can speak with authority on teaching and therapy with children.
A week worth of RPG news bundled into a series of handy bullet-point lists.