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.
The starter set and companion are available at the cheapest tier in the first deal, and then the second offer introducing Gareth Hanrahan's Pirates of Drinax.
Dicey Kickstarter surges past $1m in funds, Doctor Who RPG renewed, and Jasper's Game Day kicks off with a huge charity bundle. It's this week's RPG news!
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Routinely Itemised: RPGs is an RPG news round-up, and this week we look at the steampunk RPG Vulcania, the new D&D playtest material and Nazi occultists harnessing 2d20 power.
Today is International GM's Day, the anniversary of Gary Gygax's passing and the largest sale on DriveThruRPG.
The Mercenary box set will employer Traveller groups to play games in which characters forge their own mercenary unit. These groups could be small squads or entire battalions able to take up the most demanding but also lucrative projects.
The Bundle of Holding is ending the year with two Traveller RPG deals. One is Traveller LBBS 1 which first ran in 2015 and the second is, guess what, Traveller LBBS 2 which also ran in 2015.
In the RPG news this week we've a review roundup of Tasha's Cauldron of Everything, a legal fight between Wizards of the Coast and a partner, Kickstarter projects to look at a website from Google that makes monsters.
The company has plans for Traveller in 2021, including Traveller Video Games, 2300AD, Sea of Thieves and Paranoia.