Birthday Giveaway 2014

On the 14th May 2014, it will be four years since I first started this blog, and posted my very first post.  I am glad to say it has been slowly going from strength to strength, with more people visiting everyday, and more following, either here on the WordPress blog, on our Facebook page, or…

International Tabletop Day

Today is International Tabletop Day. Saturday 5th April 2014. Worldwide. In different places all around the world, people, shops/stores, and organisations, are celebrating gaming on this special day.  Allowing newbies and old alike to enjoy different games, and just have fun together within our beloved hobby.  Please check out your local shop/store, or go to…

UK Games Expo 2014

Climb on Board for the UK’s largest Hobby Games Convention Board Games are back! Thousands of families are discovering a new generation of table top games that are fresh, exciting and just plain fun. If you think board games are limited to Monopoly, Cluedo and Scrabble think again. An annual Expo of all the latest…

Let slip the dogs of war

Session 9 Write-up by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 9 The tree line burns, the clearing is a ravaged mess. Albina’s five man security…

Koe (声) – A JRPG Kickstarter

Koe is a Japanese style role-playing game (JRPG), but with a difference.  It is reminiscent of your typical JRPGs like Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest, whilst also introducing the player to the Japanese language, helping the player to learn the language as they play the game.  This giving the person a great start to learning…

Life gets harder the Eldar you get

Session 8 Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 8 The Aquila Lander touches down, the loading bay of Boadicea’s Wrath is a hive…

Sheet Yourself – Review

Game Type – Table Top Role Playing (RPG/TRPG) Character Sheet creator. Format – App (iOS & Andriod only) App Name – Sheet Yourself Creator – SparkNET File Size – 43.9MB or 28MB (respectively) Price – $0.99 (£0.69) Create and organise your character sheets.  A character sheet generator that works with any system of role-playing game. …

Something Evil This Way Comes!

Session 7 Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 7 The group starts to gather in the cathedral like cargo bay, awaiting them is…

Shadows of Esteren Kickstarter

Shadows of Esteren is a Medieval Horror RPG (TRPG), that seems to be very successful already without any help from me, and probably most will already know of this game, but for those that do not I thought I would enlighten you to this game project on Kickstarter.  Project page here. The game is largely…

Hell Hath No Fury!

Session 6 Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 6 Panic runs rife throughout the ship, the Gellar field still holds, but the power…

Captain, My Captain!

Session 5 Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 5 Lord captain Winter lies unconscious on the teleportarium. Arrayed around her, the two servants…

Bleake Rebellion – Review

Game type – Roleplaying (RPG/TRPG) (paper & pencil) Format – PDF (19.25mb) Book Title – Bleake Rebellion System – Bleake Rebellion Author – M. J. Graham (Houseless Hills) 2013 Page Count – 141 Player Count (suggested) – 3 to 6 Time/Length of play (suggested) – 2 to 3 hours for 3 to 5 sessions Price…

Of Gods and Men

Session 4 Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 4 Altius slowly starts to come around his previously frost coated eye sockets slowly thaw,…

Betwix Hell and a Hard Point!

Session 3 Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader (Run by) GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason (jymmijamz) Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Gnothics Sexxophin (Explorator Tech Priest) – NightUlf (Darren) Chapter 3 The Boadicea’s Wrath, Gnothics Sexxophin stands contemplating the future of the small moon the…

A Most Peculiar Alignment

Session 5 CHAPTER 13 The Corinthian (aka ‘Price’) uses his verbal skills and silver tongue to calm the situation down, and the Terileptils are convinced to listen to what he has to say.  Listening to his arguments and suggestions.  Jack stays at the back listening and watching the situation, hoping that this strange fellow who…

Rogue Trader – session 2

Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Chapter 2 The heavyset man in power armour at the head of the room addresses his guests, inviting them to enjoy the party. Looking around the hall the group…

Rogue Trader – session one

Written by Jason (jymmijamz) Game – Rogue Trader GM – Chris Altius (Astropath Transcendent) – Jason Victris (Navigator) – Will Admiral Winter (Lord Captain) – Tanya Chapter 1.0 Admiral Winter accepted the offer of a ship a couple of months ago. From a military background, someone with influence must have taken a keen interest in…

Pan, Fire. Fire, Pan

Session 4 CHAPTER 9 ‘Price’, the mysterious stranger, and his two companions, find themselves in a bit of a fix.  The room they stepped in to now has only four walls and no entranceway.  The disorientation has subsided and they stand there looking at the solid walls, hoping for a doorway to appear.  ‘Price’ gives…

Awkward Moment

Session 3 CHAPTER 7 After ‘Price’, the mysterious stranger, steps through the semi-permeable time frame, as he likes to call it, Ivan and Jack look on at first not sure what to do.  ‘Price’ looks back once through the gateway, the sense of reality distorting around him and time slowing.  He can see his companions…

Finding a Purpose

Session 2 CHAPTER 4 The evening’s meal goes down well in the Cook’s household.  Ivan, Jack, and ‘Price’ (The Mysterious Stranger), all enjoy the company as well as the spread that was laid out before them.  ‘Price’ stays more in the background during the meal, not wishing to talk much as his mind mulls over…

A Gathering & Understanding

Session 1 CHAPTER 1 London, England.  In the year 2412, when the Olympic games came to London once more.  Unfortunately during the final ceremonies, with all the fireworks and fanfare, an attack by cybernectically enhanced humanoids, known as the Cybermen, timed their assault on Earth once again.  Using the gathering of nations as a staging…