Paizo has announced that a second edition of their Pathfinder Roleplaying game will be coming in a few years. Why are they doing this? I take a look at some board game parallels to help understand the logic in this move.
Everywhere it turns out! In fact there are multitudes of superhero RPGs. This week I just take a look of a few of these games.
I recently went to an Arkham Horror Invocation event, and it showed me how Fantasy Flight Games' Arkham Horror LCG can really be used in a bunch of different ways.
This week, on Sword Play, Philip and I talk about our experience playing Star Trek Adventures, I review the Cypher System sourcebook "Unmasked", and we go over the various types of initiative and which ones are our favorite! -- Watch live at https://www.twitch.tv/ocdcast
I acquired a new card game today, and I decided to fire up the Twitch stream and record a video of myself opening it up. See all the goodies inside of Diamonds, by Stronghold Games. If you want to see more of these unboxing videos, let me know on facebook (facebook.com/obsessivecomicsdisorder) or on Twitter (@ChrisTheProf).
I take a look at Wizards of the Coast's recent reprint of "Against the Slave Lords" - a series of D&D first edition adventures that were designed for tournament play D&D at GenCon years ago.
**Disclaimer: Thanks to Wizards of the Coast for providing me with a review copy of this book to look at**
Originally Recorded live on 5/6/12.
Philip and I got a big superhero buzz this weekend going to see the Avengers, so we decided to load up DC Universe Online and play some of our heroes! Watch us try (repeatedly) to take out the Ultra-Humanite in one of DCUO's instances.