Close
Close
Browse Categories
Free Stuff
 Follow Your Favorites!
NotificationsSign in to get custom notifications of new products!













KeywordsPrice
about   Remove Search Term
Free   Remove Search Term
Advanced Search

 
 Newest Titles in This Section
 
 Newest Community Created Titles in This Section
Products found in this section... Sort by: 
 Title    Publisher    Price  
Push: New Thinking About Roleplaying

Push: New Thinking About Roleplaying


Push: New Thinking About Roleplaying, Volume 1 (July 2006) was the first and only published volume of what was originally intended to be an annual journal of analysis and experimental games. It was published just before GenCon 2006, which was the first time I met the folks from The Forge in person, though I had interacted online with that design community since 2002. To...   [click here for more]
Corvid Sun   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Chronovore: A Game About Mental Illness

The Chronovore: A Game About Mental Illness


This is a microgame about dealing with mental illness. ...   [click here for more]
Machine Age Productions  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
About Federation & Empire

About Federation & Empire


Have you ever wondered what Federation & Empire is all about? This booklet is designed to tell you more about the wide-ranging game that so many now enjoy. While you cannot play Federation & Empire with the information you will find here, you can make an informed choice about whether you would enjoy the game. Here you will find an explanation of what the game entails and...   [click here for more]
Amarillo Design Bureau   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Avatar of Manoto - aka All About Warrior Priests

The Avatar of Manoto - aka All About Warrior Priests


The news has swept clear across the world, the war god Manoto has fathered a child, an avatar exiting in the mortal world. What this means for the world as a whole is unknown, but clearly, we are living in interesting times! What is even more important is that warrior priests from around the world are flocking to the site to find out more about the avatar and what he might bring. But who...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
The Mercenary Vators of Myork aka All About Men-at-Arms

The Mercenary Vators of Myork aka All About Men-at-Arms


It takes a lot to be a military superpower. The city-state of Myork does it through their peculiar method of conscription, where the land owners provide the army with vators. But these are just men-at-arms, right? Boring, NPC fodder that adventurers wade through when necessary and ignore when they can. No one cares about the soldiers of the various armies - bring on the dragons! But it...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
The Killer Crime Families of Garnock aka All About Organized Crime in Fantasy

The Killer Crime Families of Garnock aka All About Organized Crime in Fantasy


While crime typically takes place in the dark alleys or forgotten places of the wilderness, in Garnock, it is front and center. The Preadomus Families not only control crime in their city, but they also control the tax collectors, the neighborhood watches, and all entertainment. But they’re still criminals, right? Aren’t these just thieves? Your game rules give you all the...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Hoards and Other Treasures - aka All About Huge Treasure Hauls

Hoards and Other Treasures - aka All About Huge Treasure Hauls


You kill the dragon! :gasp: Now what? THE TREASURE!!! The players’ mouths are watering, and then they hear the GM say, “There’s 1,000 gold coins for each of you, write it down on your character sheets.” Whoa! What a let down. This is a role-playing game, right? Fantasy, mystery, cool stuff. And all the dragon had was gold coins? Oh, what the GM meant to say was...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Communist Clans of Rock Cove - aka All About Dwarves

The Communist Clans of Rock Cove - aka All About Dwarves


They are dwarves, you know what that means, right? Do you? Have you put any thoughts into them or are they just clones from that trilogy of movies? And even if they are clones - how is their government working? Better yet, how is their technology? Their magic? This is not just a high fantasy role-playing game, this is YOUR high fantasy role-playing game! You don’t want to put...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Hoof Wars of the Hasslem Plains - aka All About Equines

The Hoof Wars of the Hasslem Plains - aka All About Equines


Ah, the unicorns and the pegasi. The words bring up images of beautiful equines prancing among the wild flowers or soaring through the skies. Good, gorgeous, and gory! Wait, what, gory? Oh, you mean the way that pegasi just swooped down and double kicked the unicorn in the head? Or the way that unicorn jumped up and managed to disembowel one of the pegasi? Well, during the dry season when...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Harpoon Happy Whalers of Scaret aka All About Sea Ports

The Harpoon Happy Whalers of Scaret aka All About Sea Ports


So your adventurer carries a lantern and oil, right? Ever ask where the oil came from? Probably a whale. Ever think about those whales and how the oil gets out of the ocean and into your lantern? If you haven’t, you should. Whaling is one of the most epic adventures your character may ever participate in! If you’re a player or a game master, you are always looking for new...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Merchant Wars of Forsbury - aka All About Caravans & Cartage

The Merchant Wars of Forsbury - aka All About Caravans & Cartage


Hey wait!! This is not some boring set of tables about randomly generated caravans! This is about how world trade creates adventures in fantasy settings. Adventure! Conflict! Bad guys! You saw the “WAR” in the title, right? Well when this much money is up for grabs, people are willing to murder each other, sometimes in large numbers. Are you running urban...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Chivalrous Knights of Myork aka All About Knights and Nobility

The Chivalrous Knights of Myork aka All About Knights and Nobility


Myork is a military superpower. But it isn’t just because they have a lot of soldiers. They have money and that means they have some of the best equipment in the world. And who has the best of the best equipment? The noble knights! It’s time to dive into the deep end of the noble knights. Yes, they have the best armor. Yes, they have the best war horses. Sure we talk about...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Yugsalanti Fortune Tellers of the Roads aka All About Fortune Tellers

The Yugsalanti Fortune Tellers of the Roads aka All About Fortune Tellers


The Yugsalanti are infamous for being the best fortune tellers in the world and some of the best conmen. This makes them the most sought after travelers on the road as well as the least desirable. Want to see both sides of this notorious group? It’s time to look long and hard at the Yugsalantis. We’ll get into their fortune telling (and how to make it work for game masters),...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Secret Societies aka All About Secret Societies in Fantasy

Secret Societies aka All About Secret Societies in Fantasy


There are a lot more things going on than appear to be happening on Fletnern. Entire organizations are actively working to dominate the entire world. Though some of these organizations are known to exist, most have hidden their ulterior motives behind their public face. Each of these organizations works differently. Some focus on economics, some on politics, and of course, some of them...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Centaur Warlord of Lockney and Other Tales of the Beast Men aka All About Centaurs

The Centaur Warlord of Lockney and Other Tales of the Beast Men aka All About Centaurs


Let’s face it - Centaurs are cool! They’re strong, they’re fast, and even non-centaurs can think they look good. But if you want to bring them to life in your game world, you need more than “they’re pretty”. How do they live, where do they live, and how do they fight? Those are the things a world builder and a game master needs to know. So how about...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Golems and their Many Uses & The Halflings of the Triad who build them aka All About Golems & Halflings

Golems and their Many Uses & The Halflings of the Triad who build them aka All About Golems & Halflings


Golems - Big, dumb, dangerous. Halflings - Little, speedy, wanderlust. Done! Right? If you’re done with just that, you are ignoring some fascinating creatures, on both sides! Golems can be anything. They can be defenders of dungeons. They can be workhorses and fantasy engines. They can be gladiators. Really, they can be nearly anything. And the little guys - Well, just assume...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Universities of Magic aka All About Mages

Universities of Magic aka All About Mages


You’re playing a high fantasy RPG, right? But how does it get to be high fantasy? Where do all the spell casters come from? They come from the schools, the Universities of Magic! Magical colleges can be fascinating places to thrill the player characters, but they are also dangerous when it comes to game balance. Walking that tight rope isn’t easy, and a little advice goes...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Vampire Tyrants of the Darklands aka All About Creatures of the Night

The Vampire Tyrants of the Darklands aka All About Creatures of the Night


It’s time to put a real scare into your players and their characters, but they know too much from the rule books for you to run vampires in a meaningfully scary way. So do you just leave these phenomenal, classic monsters on the shelf, or do you put in a couple of twists to keep your players off balance? If you’re a good GM, there’s no question there! There has been so...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Niti’s Parade & Other Entertainments aka All About Carnivals and Faires

Niti’s Parade & Other Entertainments aka All About Carnivals and Faires


How fun is your game world? Not when everybody is killing monsters, but once they get back to the city. OK, there’s a tavern, and shopping, but is there any fun? After the amount of work you’ve put into all of the permanent things in your world, you probably haven’t put the amount of work into the temporary things, things like circuses, trade fairs, carnivals, and local...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Palace of the Prince Governor of Brinston aka All About Courtiers and Wealth

The Palace of the Prince Governor of Brinston aka All About Courtiers and Wealth


In the largest and wealthiest lands, success breeds problems that may not have been expected. The elite gather to set policy, craft plots, and then tell the rest of the people what is going to happen to them, like it or not. This is the world of the courtiers, those folks who have influence over the king; those folks who can change the destiny of those not allowed into the room. But how...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Bystanders! - A Fiasco Playset About The People Behind The Capes!

Bystanders! - A Fiasco Playset About The People Behind The Capes!


Superheroes have hit the scene in a big way, but you're not one of them! Superspeed might make your commute faster, but once you are at work you still have to do your day job if you want to pay the bills. We don’t tell superhero stories about people who used their powers to become independently wealthy so they could fight crime more effectively. No, we tell stories about people with powers struggling...   [click here for more]
Encoded Designs   FREE 

Buy Now  
Pilgrims to the Queen of the Gods aka All About Pilgrimages & Cartography

Pilgrims to the Queen of the Gods aka All About Pilgrimages & Cartography


The Central Plains are known for their religious devotions. The life goal for many is to be able to travel to the city of Parnania and visit the gorgeous cathedrals there. One of the best ways to do that is to follow the Path of Saint Khasmir Chouwaska. Covering about 50 miles over the course of five days, this pilgrimage hits some of the best miraculous sites and saints’ birth places...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Forsbury After Dark aka All About Fantasy Entertainment

Forsbury After Dark aka All About Fantasy Entertainment


The party shows up in a new city and what do they do? They head straight for the tavern. Whether that’s to get information, unwind over a couple of drinks, or start a bar fight - they all go to the tavern. But what do those taverns look like? More to the point of this edition - what are there besides taverns, because there are a LOT of ways to unwind that may or may not involve alcohol....   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Civilian Authority of Brinston aka All About City Guards and Police

Civilian Authority of Brinston aka All About City Guards and Police


When the party returns home, or to any city, they want to relax, have a drink, and typically get into trouble. Whether that trouble is a bar fight, picking pockets, or threatening the local merchants who are gouging them, the city guards are going to show up - what then? Are your PCs in any way concerned about what the city guard wants or do they “know” they can take these guys in...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Wembic Nation of the Gold Mountains aka All About Orcs

The Wembic Nation of the Gold Mountains aka All About Orcs


It is true that orcs are one of the most common enemies an adventurer will ever face, but unfortunately, they are also among the most consistent. Everyone seems to know what to expect when they encounter a group of orcs, and too often they become a little ho-hum. The Wembic Empire changes that. A coalition of allied orcish and goblin tribes (some more allied than others) has dominated the...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Zondarton Tribes The Fiercest Females aka All About Women in Role-Playing

The Zondarton Tribes The Fiercest Females aka All About Women in Role-Playing


Women have an impact of table top gaming, both at the table and as characters in the game itself. Ignoring them is among the worst strategies for any game master, so how do you address the differences? Rather than give vague nonsense, the folks at Board Enterprises decided to tackle this subject despite all the political correctness surrounding it. What this supplement (and the Game Masters...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Garrison of Greassnggraus aka All About Adventuring in the Wilderness

The Garrison of Greassnggraus aka All About Adventuring in the Wilderness


Wilderness adventures - These are the basics of FRPG, right? Even if it isn’t the adventure itself, the player characters still have to get through it to get to the adventures. So why have they been sliding in popularity. Are wilderness adventures completely played out? Of course not, but some of us GMs need some new inspiration, some new ways to look at the wilderness in order to...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
Blood in the Slave Pits aka All About Making Minor Monsters Fun Again - World Walkers’ edition

Blood in the Slave Pits aka All About Making Minor Monsters Fun Again - World Walkers’ edition


Looking for some old school style adventuring? You know - The kind inside dungeons, where the exploration was still part of the fun? Looking to make some of those “beginner” monsters fun and challenging to mid-range adventurers? Looking for ideas and inspiration that will get you excited about being a game master again? Yep, you found it! Blood in the Slave Pits was the first...   [click here for more]
Board Enterprises   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Game Master: A Guide to the Art and Theory of Roleplaying

The Game Master: A Guide to the Art and Theory of Roleplaying


The Game Master is a book about roleplaying games. It is intended for game masters from the aspiring novice trying to figure out how to launch their first campaign to the veteran who wants to discover how to consistently produce games that work and avoid train-wreck campaigns. It aims to foster a deeper appreciation of the unique nature of RPGs as both a dynamic literary form and a type of...   [click here for more]
Tobiah Panshin  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
The Foundation Stone of Nordic Larp

The Foundation Stone of Nordic Larp


Welcome to Nordic larp! The Nordic larp, or live-action roleplaying scene started back in the 80’s, but is generally considered to have started to come into its own around 1994. In larp, you usually portray a character in the same way you might in a stage play, physically acting out whatever you wish to do. Unlike a stage play, there is no script and no audience, just the setting, props, and...   [click here for more]
Knutpunkt   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Cutting Edge of Nordic Larp

The Cutting Edge of Nordic Larp


Welcome to Nordic larp! This is one of two books written for the Knutpunkt conference 2014. Where this book tries to be the ‘cutting edge’, the new, and the vision for the future; the other book builds the ‘foundation stone’ that the edge can be sharpened upon. The other book is a reprint of older, often cited material, making it easier for the new in the Knutpunkt audience...   [click here for more]
Knutpunkt   FREE 

Buy Now  
ENnies Sampler 2015

ENnies Sampler 2015


Pelgrane Press has achieved seven nomations for five games in this year's ENnie awards, in a field festooned with stellar games and publishers. This ENnies sampler features choice pieces from each book, as well as a sample Ken and Robin Talks About Stuff episode. If you like what you see, please consider voting for us. Here are the Pelgrane nominations: Best Interior Art,...   [click here for more]
Pelgrane Press   FREE 

Buy Now  
So You've Never Played An RPG?

So You've Never Played An RPG?


The 3 Steps To RPG Heaven range covers tips and trips for both new and experienceed players and comes from the twisted mind of a gamer who began playing and running such games in 1986. The Red cover “books” are for Rookies who are just starting out, the Blue ones are for more experienced Gamers and the Black ones are for Masters of the game who just want to polish...   [click here for more]
Obsessive Compulsive Design   FREE 

Buy Now  
ENnies Sampler 2016

ENnies Sampler 2016


We are proud to say that Pelgrane Press has achieved ten nomations in this year's ENnie awards - more than any other publisher. This free ENnies sampler features choice selections from each entry, the complete Race to Starport for 13th Age as well as a sample Ken and Robin Talks About Stuff episode. If you like what you see, please consider voting for us. Here are the Pelgrane...   [click here for more]
Pelgrane Press   FREE 

Buy Now  
Interactive Fantasy #1 (Inter*Action)

Interactive Fantasy #1 (Inter*Action)


Interactive Fantasy was the first magazine devoted to the subject of interactive narratives and storytelling in games. It included articles by leading designers and game-thinkers of the time, and is cited in many academic works on gaming, but has not been properly available since its original release. The magazine was published by Hogshead Publishing in 1994-5, and was edited by Andrew Rilstone....   [click here for more]
Magnum Opus Press  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
Interactive Fantasy #2

Interactive Fantasy #2


Interactive Fantasy was the first magazine devoted to the subject of interactive narratives and storytelling in games. It included articles by leading designers and game-thinkers of the time, and is cited in many academic works on gaming, but has not been properly available since its original release. The magazine was published by Hogshead Publishing in 1994-5, and was edited by Andrew Rilstone....   [click here for more]
Magnum Opus Press  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
Interactive Fantasy #3

Interactive Fantasy #3


Interactive Fantasy was the first magazine devoted to the subject of interactive narratives and storytelling in games. It included articles by leading designers and game-thinkers of the time, and is cited in many academic works on gaming, but has not been properly available since its original release. The magazine was published by Hogshead Publishing in 1994-5, and was edited by Andrew Rilstone....   [click here for more]
Magnum Opus Press  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
Interactive Fantasy #4

Interactive Fantasy #4


Interactive Fantasy was the first magazine devoted to the subject of interactive narratives and storytelling in games. It included articles by leading designers and game-thinkers of the time, and is cited in many academic works on gaming, but has not been properly available since its original release. The magazine was published by Hogshead Publishing in 1994-5, and was edited by Andrew Rilstone....   [click here for more]
Magnum Opus Press  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
Apocalypse Month—Week Two

Apocalypse Month—Week Two


How to Destroy the World Welcome back to Apocalypse Month! Last week my friend Pestilence gave fantastic advice for how to make apocalypse the theme of a roleplaying campaign. I especially appreciate his comments about making the end of civilization an event without robbing players of the chance to develop or play a role. I want to expand on that idea by talking about the advent...   [click here for more]
Four Horsemen   FREE 

Buy Now  
ROLF: Something About Hats

ROLF: Something About Hats


A free add-on for ROLF!: The Rollplaying Game of Big Dumb Fighters. Includes sample hats and character sheets! We hope you'll enjoy outfitting characters with head-gear... before beating the hell out of them! ...   [click here for more]
NUELOW Games   FREE 

Buy Now  
ROLF: Something About Superheroes

ROLF: Something About Superheroes


This is a free add-on for ROLF!: The Rollplaying Game of Big Dumb Fighters. It presents easy-to-use game mechanics for creating superhero characters... and adding some extra madness to the mayhem. With great power comes much bodily harm! For an example of these rules in action, check out ROLF!: Bullets to the Head. ...   [click here for more]
NUELOW Games   FREE 

Buy Now  
ROLF: Something About Vehicles

ROLF: Something About Vehicles


This is a free add-on for ROLF!: The Rollplaying Game of Big Dumb Fighters. It presents easy-to-use game mechanics for creating vehicles and crashing them into each other and hapless characters on foot. For these rules put to use, check out ROLF: Amelia vs. the Queen of the 57th Dimension. ...   [click here for more]
NUELOW Games   FREE 

Buy Now  
About Mazes & Minotaurs

About Mazes & Minotaurs


A single page of FAQ (with answers!) on the MAZES & MINOTAURS roleplaying game. ...   [click here for more]
Legrand Games Studio   FREE 

Buy Now  
Tsunami Quarterly Review Issue #1

Tsunami Quarterly Review Issue #1


In the first issue of Tsunami Quarterly Review, you will find the following great features: RPG Crucible: Told by the Victor: Advice on building backstory that leaves room for suprises! Are Gamemasters Playing Too?: A philosophical look at the GM's role in the game. Tsunami City Project: Fourteen fantastic city locations discussed on...   [click here for more]
PT Publishing   FREE 

Buy Now  
The Arkham Gazette #0

The Arkham Gazette #0


"When a traveller in north central Massachusetts takes the wrong fork at the junction of the Aylesbury Pike just beyond Dean’s Corners he comes upon a lonely and curious country." - The Dunwich Horror This issue of the Arkham Gazette was developed as a 'proof' of concept' test to see if the idea for a magazine focused on the Lovecraft Country setting for The...   [click here for more]
Sentinel Hill Press  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
My 1st Character

My 1st Character


The 3 Steps To RPG Heaven range covers tips and trips for both new and experienceed players and comes from the twisted mind of a gamer who began playing and running such games in 1986. The Red cover “books” are for Rookies who are just starting out, the Blue ones are for more experienced Gamers and the Black ones are for Masters of the game who just want to polish...   [click here for more]
Obsessive Compulsive Design   FREE 

Buy Now  
D12 the Metagame G-Core Who's Who

D12 the Metagame G-Core Who's Who


Twelve people at a small town diner are given the ability to merge with aspects of their favorite games to play the ultimate game. The catch. Our dimension is on the line. If they lose our Earth will be the twelfth Earth dimension to fall. Here are the G-Core stats and a short description of most of the heroes. Take a look at this for free, and see what think. Do you like it? Then check out the comic....   [click here for more]
VanDragon Studio   FREE 

Buy Now  
25 Jahre RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V - Chronik der Jahre 1991 bis 2016 -

25 Jahre RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V - Chronik der Jahre 1991 bis 2016 -


25 Jahre RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V - Chronik der Jahre 1991 bis 2016 - Eine Chronik der von der RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V. herausgegebenen Publikationen (deutsch und englisch), der veranstalteten Cons, Websites und diverses Andere; mit Cover-Illustrationen und Inhaltsangaben. Ein Rückblick auf die ersten 25 Jahre. Dieses Heft wird immer mal wieder ergänzt, wenn weitere...   [click here for more]
RuneQuest Gesellschaft e.V.   FREE 

Buy Now  
Big List of RPG Plots

Big List of RPG Plots


Over the last two decades, The Big List of RPG Plots has been cited, quoted, thanked and excerpted in articles for computer-game design, a book on Hollywood screenwriting, and more than a few pen-and-paper RPGs. I wrote it in 1993 as an article submission for Pyramid magazine (they rejected it). I later tried to shop it to Dragon and Shadis and others...   [click here for more]
Cumberland Games & Diversions   FREE 

Buy Now  
Inner Worlds: Love, Politics, and Role-Playing Games

Inner Worlds: Love, Politics, and Role-Playing Games


Does it sometimes seem that nothing is OK? Are you fed up of being made to feel guilty? Do you just want to enjoy games without all the politics? In these eight essays on social interaction, ­politics, ­magic, ­mental health, conflict and sex in ­role-playing games, game designer ­Howard Ingham talks around the politics and ethics of creating fictional...   [click here for more]
Howard David Ingham  Pay What You Want

Add to RPGNow.com Order  
Displaying 1 to 50 (of 1413 items) Result Pages:  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9 ...  [Next >>] 
Select Page Number