New Dawns for Paizo – Fire Starters and Pathfinder 2.0

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The last two weeks have been big for both Starfinder and Pathfinder: Paizo launched the first module (Fire Starters) of the Starfinder Dawn of Flame Adventure Path and Pathfinder Second Edition was unveiled. Pathfinder Second Edition’s August 1, 2019, launch date brings a slew of titles, including the Core Rulebook (Hardcover $59.99 and Deluxe Hardcover $79.99), Bestiary ($49.99/69.99), Lost Omens …

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New Sponsor: Board Geeks Gaming

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I would like to welcome A Pawn’s Perspective’s first-ever sponsor, Board Geeks Gaming, maker of handcrafted gaming accessories for tabletop gamers. They’re also the creators of the awesome Modular GM Screen that I use in my D&D games and during some of my live streams. What does this sponsorship mean? Well, it means that I get to give away a …

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A Pawn’s Picks 2018

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Here we go! There were a lot of great games I had a chance to review in 2018. 55 of them, in fact. It wasn’t an easy year to make my picks, but in the end, I managed to narrow it down to 15 games. 7 Silver, 7 Gold, and 1 Platinum. To be eligible for a 2018 award a game …

Starfinder Adventure Path #11: The Penumbra Protocol

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Yesterday, Paizo’s Jason Keeley revealed the following about Starfinder Adventure Path #11: The Penumbra Protocol: “The world of Verces is a tidally locked planet, one hemisphere always facing the sun as it makes its orbit. As such, half of the planet is baked by constant heat, while the other half is a frozen wasteland. However, a strip of habitable terrain …

R&R Goes Awry In The New Starfinder Signal of Screams Adventure Path

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Explore science fantasy horror in “The Diaspora Strain.” Today, Paizo Inc. released The Diaspora Strain, the first volume in the Signal of Screams Adventure Path for the award-winning Starfinder Roleplaying Game. The 64-page volume, whose adventure was written by Chris S. Sims, is the first of three volumes in a horror-themed campaign to overcome a creeping madness. It is available for purchase at paizo.com and …

Starfinder Dead Suns Teaser Video

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Paizo Tweeted this little gem today: “When a fragment of an ancient alien superweapon surfaces in the depths of hyperspace, its discovery sets off a race to find the extraterrestrial doomsday device.” Frank GripFrank is an attorney and family man currently based out of Las Vegas. He’s a long time gaming enthusiast with a tabletop interest in most dungeon crawlers …

Tidal Blades Giveaway Winner!

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It’s time to declare the winner of the Tidal Blades pledge, A Pawn’s Perspective’s last-ever monthly giveaway. This month’s winner, who’s entry gained by YouTube subscription is… Christine Johnson   Congratulations, Christine! You’ll be the proud new owner of a retail copy of Tidal Blades once the game starts shipping next year. Also, you have the opportunity to buy up …

Mice and Mystics DreamWorks Movie a Reality?

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This week, Variety reported that DreamWorks Animation is in final negotiations for the movie rights to Jerry Hawthorne’s board game “Mice and Mystics.” Often negotiations like this break down . . . Dune comes to mind. However, if it manages to cross the finish line into production, this could be a strong play in bringing mainstream attention to the gaming …

Starfinder: Signal of Screams

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Jason Keeley, Paizo Developer, shared a this little tidbit today (below). Starfinder has been gaining traction and is really developing into a rich universe of content. As a huge fan of space-horror classics like Event Horizon, Sunshine, and Dark Space, I am definitely looking forward to this. In Space, No One Can Hear You Scream Do you want to hear …

Paizo and Dynamite Launch Pathfinder Statue Kickstarter

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Today, Dynamite Entertainment launched a Kickstarter campaign for the first-ever resin statue for the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game – Seoni, one of the most popular iconic heroes in the Pathfinder universe. The statue is available in multiple variants. A “Spellcasting” edition portrays Seoni using her signature magic using a plastic energy effect and the “Battle Ready” edition swaps that out for her …