The cover shows a grim brute of a fighter, and sure enough, the pitch for Reaver is that it’s inspired by Robert E. Howard, Charles R. Saunders and Karl Edward Wagner but also says it’s less gonzo and more grim.
Their expertise in publishing is stellar and we couldn’t be more excited to launch a barbarian horde of titles like Conan, Solomon Kane, Dark Agnes, and many more together.
Based on Robert E. Howard’s fiction and the rule system behind so many franchise titles, not limited to Infinity and Mutant Chronicles, the TTRPG takes players into Hyboria.
Goodman Games have come up with another way to tempt you with Robert E. Howard’s adventure stories.
Conan author Robert E. Howard envisioned the realm as a post-Atlantean, and Hyboria is a contraction of the Greek “Hyperborea”, which means “Beyond the North Wind”. The Hyborian Age followed the Thurian Age.
Pinnacle and Savage Worlds have looked after the Robert E Howard property for nearly a decade.
It’s a single mini in each shipment but that model will be a limited-edition and will have a corresponding Collector’s Card that will not be available anywhere else.
After some chunky delays Modiphius have launched the Kickstarter for their Conan RPG and it’s already funded. The project asks for £45,000 and at the time of writing there’s still 33 days on the cloak, £54,000 in the bank from over 500 backers. You can watch the progress at the campaign page. [Back this Campaign] […]
The original plan for Modiphius’ forthcoming Conan RPG was to have Brom illustrate the front cover. Unfortunately, the iconic artist’s schedule couldn’t cope. Modiphius have been working with other Conan Properties licensing partners in conjunction with the project since then, including Monolith Board Games, the team behind the Conan boardgame, and Funcom who run the […]
Modiphius Entertainment has today announced a new RPG based on Robert E Howard’s Conan. The deal will bring the game called “CONAN Adventures In An Age Undreamed Of” to market for August 2015. The game will use the pulp setting to bring the ancient horrors of the Hyborian Age to life. The new Conan RPG […]