DIY RPG Healing Potions!

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Recently, there has been a growing trend of RPG gamers creating their own healing potions using unique glass jars and dice. You can pick these up on Etsy, or simply make them yourself. They make great gifts for your PCs or friends, or, a nice reusable in-game item for any GM. The potion bottle pictured here was crafted using a …

Levels of Game Design

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Game design is a complex process. As a tabletop game designer, you’re challenged with putting together a set of pieces with rules and art and creating an experience for players. The levels of design that go into this process can be overwhelming. Personally, when looking at the process of game design, I like to think of as a hierarchical structure …

NorthernIceWerks 3D Printed Miniatures Giveaway

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NorthernIceWerks has generously provided a set of their Dwarf Clan miniatures for us to give away! You can earn several entries into this giveaway via the following methods: Comment below Subscribe to the A Pawn’s Perspective YouTube Channel Share this Facebook post Retweet this tweet That’s 4 different ways to earn up to 4 entries! We will announce a winner …

Paizo Starfinder April News Roundup

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Big news releases for Starfinder from Paizo this week – the release of the Beginner Box and a newly announced partnership The Starfinder Beginner Box was released today and it is ready to launch players into an exciting universe of science-fantasy roleplaying adventure. With streamlined rules, a complete set of dice, colorful pawns, and more, this deluxe boxed set is …

Beyblade Burst 2019 Spring Releases

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It’s all about the SlingShock with Hasbro’s 2019 Spring Beyblade releases. I just received 3 new Beys, as well as the Precision Strike Launcher, so I could get a feel of what the latest products are like. I’m not much into the SlingShock mechanic soI don’t have a SlingShock stadium, but these new designs are pretty awesome looking. Luinor L4 …

Hammerdog Games: The Grande Temple of Jing 5e Preview and The World’s Greatest Screen Review

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It’s time you turned the page and began your journey. Just remember, the labyrinth is endless, and fraught with peril. Hammerdog Games‘ The Grande Temple of Jing’s 5th Edition revamp Kickstarter campaign is in its final week. The original edition, compatible with the Pathfinder (first edition) system was 500 pages, jam-packed with adventures, lore, game master tools, tables, maps, stories, …

Art & Arcana Review

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Full Art & Arcana Review I love RPGs. The act of group story telling really captured me from the first time that I tried it, and I’ve been hooked since. Unfortunately, that only happened comparatively recently with the release of Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition (though with the advent of Twitch and actual play programs such as Critical Role, my …

TITANOMACHINA Preview

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Humans have finally returned to the planet and have begun to rebuild. Their colony ships have been re-purposed and turned into Titans, giant AI beings who watch over their humans, protecting them from harm. As the different human colonies rebuild disputes often arise over borders and who controls them. This is when the Titans step on to the field to …

Pumpkin Patch: Bad Seeds Review

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Full Pumpkin Patch: Bad Seeds Review It’s your job to cultivate a pumpkin patch, caring for seedlings and watching them grow…into horrifying monstrosities. Pumpkin Patch: Bad Seeds is a 1-3 player game of spooky pumpkins, murderous crows, and the one pumpkin everyone strives to grow, the Cinderella Pumpkin. Successfully Kickstarted in August of 2018, the game has shipped to backers …

NorthernIceWerks 3D Printed Miniatures Review

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NorthernIceWerks prints a variety of 3D sculpts and lists them for sale in their Etsy shop. NorthernIceWerks is icensed to print and sell these models via various agreements with the 3D artists who created the sculpts. Currently, they offer a variety of prints including: goblin village huts, townsfolke, dwarf clans, goblin war bands, skeletons, and more. Compared to the majority …