I just received my copy of the new Mistborn RPG from Crafty Games. Here is a shot of the book and I give Crafty Games credit for choosing an original publishing format. This RPG looks very much like a hardbound novel, complete with dust cover. I will read through it and get some thoughts [...]
Alderac kindly provided a copy of their latest release: Legend of the Five Rings: Emerald Empire. This is the revised version for the 4th Edition L5R role-playing game with 25% new content and stunning art. Review to follow in the near future. Trask, The Last Tyromancer
In the Mail: Wars of Religion, Field of Glory:Renaissance and Command 8: Henry V from Osprey Publishing
In the mail today from Osprey Publishing: Wars of Religion: Western Europe 1610-1660 (Field of Glory Renaissance) Henry V: The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history and Field of Glory: Renaissance.
In the mail comes two offerings from [aom url="http://livingdice.com/game_store/shop.php?c=17&n=none&i=1402754108&x=RISK_The_Decision_Matrix_Strategies_That_Win"] and [aom url="http://livingdice.com/game_store/shop.php?c=17&n=none&i=0304366420&x=The_Fall_of_Carthage_The_Punic_Wars_265_146BC_Cassell_Military_Paperbacks"]. The first book is a managerial strategy primer that uses the classic Hasbro game of “Risk” as a reference point. “The Fall of Carthage” is a history of the Punic Wars. but written with the interested layman in mind. I am reading “The Fall [...]
AEG kindly forwarded a copy of their deck-building game Thunderstone today. I am anxious to give it a try and will have a full report/review in the very near future. Trask, The Last Tyromancer
In the mail today the latest release from Osprey Publishing. The Roman Army: The Greatest War Machine of the Ancient World (General Military) , edited by Chris McNab.
In the mail yesterday arrived three new titles from Osprey Publishing. Expect a review of the Salamis 480 BC title in the near future. I find this battle fascinating and great RPG campaign inspiration. [aom url="http://www.livingdice.com/game_store/shop.php?c=17&n=none&i=1846039282&x=Julius_Caesar_The_background_strategies_tactics_and_battlefield_experiences_of_the_greatest_commanders_of_history"] [aom url="http://www.livingdice.com/game_store/shop.php?c=17&n=none&i=1846036844&x=Salamis_480_BC_Campaign"] [aom url="http://www.livingdice.com/game_store/shop.php?c=17&n=none&i=1849081794&x=The_Varangian_Guard_988_1453_Men_at_Arms"]
In the mail today: Napoleon Bonaparte: The background, strategies, tactics and battlefield experiences of the greatest commanders of history and Ottoman Fortifications 1300-1710 (Fortress) from Osprey Publishing. Both release at the end of May. Trask, The Last Tyromancer