Tagged: PDFs

Microlite81 Extended is Now Available for Free Download (Free Old School RPG)

Microlite81 Extended is Now Available for Free Download (Free Old School RPG)

Microlite81 1.0 Extended Silver is finished and ready for download. In case you’ve missed all the previous posts on Microlite81 and Microlite81 Extended, Microlite81 is to the B/X edition of the world’s best known tabletop RPG as Microlite74 is to the original 1974 edition of that game. That means that Microlite81 has taken...

Microlite81 Is now Available for Free Download (Free Old School RPG)

Microlite81 Is now Available for Free Download (Free Old School RPG)

Microlite81 1.0 Silver is finally finished and ready for download. In case you’ve missed all the previous posts on Microlite81, Microlite81 is to the B/X edition of the world’s best known tabletop RPG as Microlite74 is to the original 1974 edition of that game. That means that Microlite81 has taken the 1981 Basic...

D&D Rules Cyclopedia Finally Available in PDF

D&D Rules Cyclopedia Finally Available in PDF

The D&D Rules Cyclopedia is now available in pdf from DrivethruRPG/RPGNow/DNDClassics for US$9.95. This is the compilation of the rules from the D&D Basic, Expert, Companion, and Masters boxed sets by Frank Mentzer (from the 1980s) into a single handback set of rules by Aaron Allston. It is probably the best one-volume version...

Mongoose Traveller for $4.80 through June 2nd

Mongoose Traveller for $4.80 through June 2nd

Like old school D&D is my favorite fantasy RPG, old school Traveller is my favorite science fiction RPG — Classic Traveller to be specific. Mongoose Traveller is an updated version of Classic Traveller. Surprisingly, I find Moongoose Traveller to be an acceptable substitute for Classic Traveller. All the rules one needs to play...

Microlite74 Special Version I Now Available (FREE)

Microlite74 Special Version I Now Available (FREE)

When I announced this project, I figured it would only take a week to ten days to do as the material was written. All I had to do was strip out the campaign specific information (aka the “product identity”) and reformat. Unfortunately, seasonal allergies and other real life things conspired to give me...

Microlite74 Extended Digest-Sized Special (Donor) Edition Volume 3 Available

Microlite74 Extended Digest-Sized Special (Donor) Edition Volume 3 Available

I’d added a third volume to the digest-sized special edition of Microlite74 Extended. This volume adds details on treasure. This new third volume, like the first two (which can rules and spells/monsters), is available to anyone who has ever donated to the Retro-Roleplaying Cancer Fund. All three volumes are available for download from...

Microlite74 Companion II (Treasure) Release Candidate Available

Microlite74 Companion II (Treasure) Release Candidate Available

A release candidate for Microlite74 Companion II: Treasure is now available. For the moment it is only available for Retroroleplaying Cancer Fund donors in the usual donor download area. The Compasnion Volume contains a large number of magical items of treasure and a sample system for randomly determining what treasure is a given...

Blackmoor’s Temple of the Frog Available as a PDF

Blackmoor’s Temple of the Frog Available as a PDF

It looks like WOTC has released this week’s PDFs. The first one to catch my attention is DA2 Temple of the Frog (for BECMI). TSR lured Dave Arneson back in the mid-1980s to co-write four Blackmoor-based modules, the “DA” series. All for were excellent adventures that did a good job of bringing Blackmoor...

TSR PDFs: $20 For a Lifetime of TSR D&D

TSR PDFs: $20 For a Lifetime of TSR D&D

With the return of some of the TSR PDFs, it is possible to spend a very small amount of money and get a lot of play value with the B/X version of “Classic D&D”. The Basic and Expert rulebooks are $5 each. Ten dollars gives you all the rules you will ever need...