An unsettlingly introductory adventure for The Dreadful Secrets of Candlewick Manor. Orphans beware! Read no further if you expect to be a player rather than the Game Moderator. ... [click here for more]
A collection of fun and frightful monsters ready to play in Monsters and Other Childish Things.
Spookster, by Connor Ivey (age 8)
Gnarlytoes, by Shane Ivey
Cho Leng, by Benjamin Baugh
Mr. Cuddles, by Becca Ivey (age 10)
Grimhook the Ravager, by Jon Ivey (age 12)
Socrates, by Rachel Ivey
Claydough, by Connor Ivey
Ice-olator, by Connor Ivey
Visher, by Shane Ivey
Nanny Nightmares,... [click here for more]
The Best Summer Vacation Ever. . . and maybe the last!
A crazy cult plans to destroy the world -- not just a school or the boring grown-up shops at the mall, but the WHOLE WORLD -- and it’s up to you to stop them.
Now you and your friends, and your horrible friendly monsters, are taking on the Cult of the Ur-Monster from one end of the United States to the other. You'll... [click here for more]
THE SKIES ARE DIM ALWAYS SINCE THE MAKER DIED
In one golden hour, you and your friends shall weave a tale none will soon forget: a tale of good-hearted puppets in a bad-hearted world. You shall rise up against the savagery of Punch the Maker-Killer with his army of Nutcrackers and his terrible Boys, sewn from the flesh of the Maker of all puppets. You shall be steadfast and true. You shall likely... [click here for more]
ENNIE AWARD NOMINEE FOR BEST SETTING!
This is a tale of sorrow and woe, waiting only for you to tell it. The Dreadful Secrets of Candlewick Manor sees doleful foundlings with murky pasts in a great, dreary orphanage filled with dangerous truths. Players together face the monstrous dangers of their new home and uncover their own forgotten secrets. Can you learn the truth of your own sad history?... [click here for more]
Monsters are real. You know because you have one. He's more fun and way tougher than all the other kids' monsters. Try not to let him eat your friends. “Monsters and Other Childish Things” is a distressingly fun and funny roleplaying game about kids and the relationship-devouring horrors from beyond time and space who love them. Players take the roles of kids and the vicious monsters... [click here for more]
A free and awesome tool for The Dreadful Secrets of Candlewick Manor!
Does your daily dose of chaotic rigmarole rob your battered brain of the creative juice you need to squeeze creepy life into your shiny new Candlewick orphan?
Never fear, dear reader, for this dreadful drudge- work, this brain-wracking exercise in forced creativity, never need darken your spirits again. The... [click here for more]
High-res editions of the color postcards that come with ROAD TRIP, the Ennie Award-nominated Monsters and Other Childish Things campaign by Ross Payton, ready for printing and handing out to your players. ... [click here for more]