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Jamison Stone quits as CEO with Apotheosis Studios’ future in doubt
Satine Phoenix and her husband Jamison Stone find themselves and Apotheosis Studios in the centre of a community outcry this weekend.
Crawlspaces & Critters: Edible gummies for tabletop battle maps
Crawlspaces & Critters is arranging a Kickstarter that will support Children’s Miracle Network of Hospitals with donated goblins that might just summon such an army.
Apotheosis Studio’s Sirens: Battle of the Bards sings on Kickstarter
Sirens: Battle of Bards has a Project We Love tag from Kickstarter, is endorsed by Luke Gygax, the first celeb guest writer announced was none other than the fantastic Deborah Ann Woll, and they’ve more partners in place than a Gen Con hall.
The Kingkiller Chronicle RPG: New Temerant stories from Patrick Rothfuss
Rothfuss and James D’Amato are working other Temerant podcasts and a Kingkiller Chronicle roleplaying game. The prototype of the RPG’s rules is used in the podcast.
Routinely Itemised: RPGs #4
A weekly roundup of RPG news in a handy set of bulletpoint lists.
Wizards of the Coast using Eberron as test case for future D&D 5e settings
Today Founders and Legends is streaming on Dungeons & Dragon’s Twitch channel. The show features Luke Gygax, son of D&D’s famous co-creator Gary Gygax as he plays in three games and talks to host Satine Phoenix about the origins. In the first hour of the stream, now available as a video archive, Satine and Luke […]
It took just 24 hours to fund Girls on Games
Would you Kickstart a group of essays? What if those essays came from women in the tabletop games industry and they wrote about struggles they’ve faced as well as tips and secrets for new game designers? [Back this Campaign] Elisa Teague has clearly been deeply involved in the tabletop games industry for around 15 years. […]
If this funding project fails – we’ll keep your money
I’m most familiar with Kickstarter even though it’s yet to launch in the UK (the autumn, I’m told – seems like they’re running tight on time) but the premise is very clear; if the project fails then supporters don’t spend their money. Isn’t IndieGoGo the same? No? Step forward the controversial James Desborough and the […]