The world of RPGs owes so much to Tolkien. But it feels sometimes like only the surface of his work shows up in major fantasy rpgs—Elves, Dwarves, magic swords, yes, but what about the terrible cost of facing despair, the small acts of mercy that keep hope alive?
It’s the end of the week, the month and the year. It is, therefore, time for one last look back at the RPG news from 2021 with Geek Native’s Routinely Itemised: RPGs.
RPG news from the week. Paizo share an update with apologies, Judge Dredd’s RPG will end, and a historic D&D adventure is back in print.
A newly announced D&D event, new directors at GAMA, controversy and a whole tonne of new RPGs.
For every two bundles bought; 1 designer gets a license for Affinity Publisher.
This is a game about the complex relationships that create a Pack. Wolves are usually social animals and Bite Me! looks to layer on the drama that being werewolves, part human, part wolf, will likely bring to that.