Tagged: old school

Current RPG Design Project List (Revisited)

There have been some changes to the project list I wrote about in early February. Here goes: BX Advanced Admanantine Edition: This is still my priority. However, just the mutations material is requiring a lot of playtesting and rewriting/adjustment cycles. So I think my hope of getting this out the door by summer...

Dungeon Delving Undying Light Release Candidate Available

This is just a short note to let RetroRoleplaying Cancer Fund Donors know that the 92-page digest-sized Dungeon Delving Undying Light edition is available for download with their password from this link: Dungeon Delving Undying Light Release Candidate 1 for Donors While 96 digest sized pages seems like a lot when SWCL was...

GM’s Day Sale: Get 33% Off BX Advanced and All Our Other Games

There are only 24 hours or so left in the GM’s Day sale. All of RetroRoleplaying’s products are 33% off including our newest game, the BX Advanced Gold Edition. If you are thinking of buying one or more, you probably want to act now while the sale is still on BX Advanced $6.67...

Draft of Dungeon Delving RPG Available to Donors

Draft of Dungeon Delving RPG Available to Donors

By request of one of my Sunday game players, I’ve been working on a digest-sized version of Swords & Wizardry Continual Light that can easily be used on tablets. Naturally, I could not resist tinkering with the game while I did so. I’ve rearranged some of the text and made a few other...

Upcoming Game Design Projects: What I’m Working on Next

Upcoming Game Design Projects: What I’m Working on Next

With the Gold Edition of BX Advanced finished, I’m moving on to other design projects: First, I’ll be working on the Admanantine Edition of BX Advanced with all the new material. And by popular request, the first new material added will be mutations. The mutation rules will be “cause of mutations” neutral as...

BX Advanced No Art Version Available for Free

BX Advanced No Art Version Available for Free

The Pay-What-You-Want (aka Free) no-art version the Gold Edition of BX Advanced: First Edition Through a B/X Lens is finally available! The BX Advanced Gold Edition is designed for people who want a classic experience without a lot of the gonzo material that many people added to their 1980s games. The Gold Edition...

BX Advanced Gold Edition Coming Very Soon

BX Advanced Gold Edition Coming Very Soon

I’m happy to announced that the release version of the BX Advanced Gold Edition will be arriving soon. Soon as in early next week. However, I’m unhappy to report that I screwed up a bit and will not be able to release the free version at the same time. I did the final...

Happy New Year I: BX Advanced Playtest Version 0.75 Released

Happy New Year I: BX Advanced Playtest Version 0.75 Released

I know i said just before Christmas that I had released the last playtest version of BX Advanced Gold Edition. I was wrong (sounds better than “I lied”). I’ve released a new playtest 0.75 version with a new cover (which may or may not be the cover for the release version), a sample...

Play OSR D&D on an Amazon Echo?

Play OSR D&D on an Amazon Echo?

I’ve had an Amazon Echo Dot for over a year now. If fact, we now have three because they are much easier for my wife (with her MS-related hand issues) to use than a normal timer, alarm clock, etc. I’ve never found the games available as skills to be all that much fun...