Routinely Itemised is an RPG news summary, and this week there's mixed news with $30,000 injected into the hobby but sadness as Brian Fitzpatrick passes away.
The core of the game is the same as ever: you play a lone, isolated Witness who stumbles upon a cosmic secret and (probably) meets a terrible end.
If you can't die then what's the challenge in the game? Svalbard is a race against time. If the clock beats you, then it's over.
The 72-paged and full-colour bestiary will have more than 40 of these nightmares; from minions to Great Old Ones.
This Call of Cthulhu inspired game-comic is set in the 20s, and you play it by talking to Google. In return, Google Assistant shows you what happens.
H.P. Lovecraft, the racist grandfather of cosmic horror, has his 130th birthday today. He was born on the 20th of August, 1890. He would be 130.
In the game, you and your fellow guests are trapped in Hotel Lovecraft - that's a realm within the mad and twisted mind of Lovecraft himself.
Lovecraft Country is the story of Atticus Freeman searching for his father in a part of America infested by racists and other monsters.
The series is based off the 2016 novel Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff. I think a trip from book to TV in less than four years is pretty impressive.
It was the cover art that caught my attention for the Kickstarter pitch for Tale. I wasn’t the only one as the game has funded and, at the time of writing, has a week left on the clock to collect more pledges.…