This RPG news summarises key updates in the RPG industry. Main highlights include the release of ‘Candela Obscura’ RPG and its ‘Tide & Bones’, Lin Codega’s departure from Gizmodo, and Dicebreaker comparing ‘One Honk Before Midnight’ to the Goose Game of TTRPGs. Various RPG bundle deals and updates were also discussed, with mentions of a sneak peek into the Demiverse Expanded on Kickstarter and an announcement for PaizoCon Online 2024.
Paizo will run a PaizoCon Online next year with the theme “Educate, Entertain, Inspire!”.
Routinely Itemised is Geek Native’s weekly overview of RPG news. Critical Role and Kobold Press both release their D&D alternatives, there’s some big discounts and UK Games Expo is nearly here.
A cluster of RPG news furnished at bullet point speed on a week of debate-sparking 5e RPG, a new boss for Roll20, the evil Red Wizards and a Daredevil star in a new show.
It’s become a bit of a start of the month routine to call out some highlights from those additions and the weeks coming up, so let’s look at that calendar.
It feels like a spicy week, with plenty of news and a noticeable uptick in Kickstarter activity. Oh, and the powerhouse Marvel returning to roleplaying games.
Tabletop Roleplaying Games (TTRPGs) and mental health go hand-in-hand in today’s world. TTRPGs have become a common form of escapism, a way to forget about the problems of everyday life and get into a world of fantastical lands and people.
At the Gen Con spring showcase, Paizo gave the adventure Sundered Wave its debut.
PaizoCon Online 2021 will run from May 28th to the 31st, which matches the Memorial Day weekend in the States.
In Routinely Itemised this week we catch up with PaizoCon Online, find out what the D&D movie has in store and ear about “choose your own adventure” audiobooks!