d∞ ("d-Infinity") is a new multi-platform gaming supplement that covers a wide variety of rules systems and includes content that can be universally applied to many different sorts of table-top, live-action, and role-playing games. It is jointly published by Armorcast, Dark Threads, 5th Epoch, Flying Buffalo Inc., Mindgame Productions, OffWorld Designs Inc., Skirmisher Publishing LLC, Sonic Legends, and the United States Marine Space Corps.
The most enjoyable gaming periodicals are not just devoted to single games or even the products of a single company, but also include content that makes a reader interested in other games, material that can be applied to all or many sorts of games, and items that are self-standing and which can be played on their own. For that reason, this publication includes many voices and exclusive material compatible with many rules systems and the products of many different companies.
Features of each volume include a self-standing game; new rules, stats, and bonus content tying in with several different game systems new rules; free paper miniatures; interviews with the luminaries of the gaming industry; and more! Rules systems supported include but are not limited to 4th Edition D&D, Pathfinder, OGL v.3.5, "Basic" system, Labyrinth Lord, Mutant Future, and Cthulhu Live.
Volume #1 Contents
Editorial: The Adventure Begins
PowerLunch: The Collectible Trading Business Card Game (CTBCG)
AirSoft: Battle for the Wasteland
Interview: GAMA Executive Director John Ward
Digital Dice: Electronic Game Boards (with bonus MP3 file!)
City Builder: The Smugglers Tunnel
The Prop Room: How to Properly Age a Document
Multimedia: Setting the Mood of the Game with Music
Cthulhu Live 3rd Edition: The Return of Cyris Crane
Basic System: Spontaneous Generation Monsters
Basic System: Six Kobold Spells
OGL System: Coopers Corrected Summon Monster I
Pathfinder System: Adventures in Wonderland: Talking Flowers
Pathfinder System: Hedgehog and Porcupine PCs in The Noble Wild
4th Edition D&D: Races of Bakegoku: The Kitsune
Pass In Review
More volumes in this series include:
d-Infinity Volume #0: The Shape of Things to Come
d-Infinity Volume #1: The Adventure Begins
d-Infinity Volume #2: Lost Treasure
d-Infinity Volume #3: Children of the Night
d-Infinity Volume #4: Dark Future
Inspired by the works of classic swords-and-sorcery authors like Fritz Lieber, Jack Vance, and Robert E. Howard, Swords of Kos: Hekaton is the second entry in Skirmisher Publishing LLC’s fantasy fiction series and follows Swords of Kos: Necropolis. In this anthology, the island and city of Kos and the lands around it are explored through the stories of eleven authors and original illustrations and cartography by nine artists. All are set during the Hekaton, centennial observance of the great volcanic cataclysm that reawakened magic, the elder races, and all manner of fell monsters, in a fantasy world that draws upon the myths, legends, and history of the Mediterranean, Europe, and the Middle East.
Stories in this compilation include “Bloodsuckers” by Michael O. Varhola, “Rogue’s Nightmare” by R.M. Aislin, “Chasing Shadows” by Richard T. Balsley, “The Misadventures of Bjoric” by Brendan Cass, “The Rite” by Christopher Van Deelen, “To the Dragon Apeiron” by Lissanne Lake, “Unfamiliar Ground” by Sharon Daugherty, “The Day Pateon Fnordseeker Gave Up Drinking” by Eric Lis, M.D., “Eugenos and the Green Griffon” by Robert Gruver, “Nithernons the Ale’er” by John Giddens, and “The Price of Land” by D.M. Fitzgerald. Join us in our adventures through the dark and fascinating swords-and-sorcery world of Kos!
You can get Swords of Kos: Hekaton today for just $5.99!