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Fate Plus #6—Space Colony (PDF)

Fate Plus #6—Space Colony (PDF)


Exploring the unknown. This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: How to create space colonization campaigns; How to create an interactive space colony; New rules: dramatic actions; Microbial Life in Space. Fate Plus and Fate Adventures is a monthly zine that creates new ideas,...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  Pay What You Want

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Fate Plus #6—Space Colony (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)

Fate Plus #6—Space Colony (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)


Exploring the unknown. This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: How to create space colonization campaigns; How to create an interactive space colony; New rules: dramatic actions; Microbial Life in Space. Fate Plus and Fate Adventures is a monthly zine that creates new ideas,...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  $4.00

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Freelancer Self-Promotion Generator

Freelancer Self-Promotion Generator


Are you a freelancer who finds self-promotion challenging? Low on energy or confidence? Or just too busy to figure out how best to write social media posts that effectively promote your work? Then the Freelance Self-Promotion Generator is for you! This inspiring 3-page document presents a simple but effective method of creating posts to accompany shares of your work. Each component of a post is accompanied...   [click here for more]
Small Games  $2.00

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Friendly Local Game Store: A Five-Year Path to a Middle-Class Income

Friendly Local Game Store: A Five-Year Path to a Middle-Class Income


Build the Store Your Community Deserves. Tabletop gaming is on the rise. If you love games like Catan,, Magic: The Gathering, or Dungeons & Dragons; like the sound of being your own boss; and are willing to dive deep into what it takes to build a successful business, then this is a book for you. In Friendly Local Game Store, you’ll learn what you need...   [click here for more]
Gameplaywright  $9.95

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Game Master Journal

Game Master Journal


Game Master Journal:Goblin Journals Book #5 in a series of books that help tabletop game masters create content for their quests.The Goblins Journalsl are a set of journals that help Game Masters and Players alike create content for their games. Game Masters Journals walk a Game Master through the creation of their own game sessions. It takes them step by step asking...   [click here for more]
GoblinsNest Games  Pay What You Want

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Generic Adventure Magazine #1, May 2018

Generic Adventure Magazine #1, May 2018


GENERIC ADVENTURE MAGAZINE, #1, 2018. In this issue: Speed writing an adventure! In a few steps, I lay out a simple path on how to speed write an adventure to any role playing game. It doesn't matter if what you're going to play is horror, sci-fi, fantasy or anything else - you can use these techniques and ideas to any game and genre. Four simple steps to create the base - and then six simple...   [click here for more]
PenguinComics.com  $2.00

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Generic Adventure Magazine #2, February 2019

Generic Adventure Magazine #2, February 2019


GENERIC ADVENTURE MAGAZINE, #2, 2019. In this issue: Backwards gaming! Remember Memento? Ever seen Irréversible? Both are amazing movies. And both are made using the same story telling technique: telling the story “backwards”. In this magazine, I will explain how to use this technique in a role playing adventure! Backwards game play isn't easy – but it can be pretty...   [click here for more]
PenguinComics.com  $2.00

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Goblin Journals: Book of Dungeons

Goblin Journals: Book of Dungeons


Book #2 in a series of books that help tabletop game masters create content for their quests.The Goblin Journals are a set of journals that help Game Masters and Players alike create content for their games. Book of Dungeons will walk a Game Master through the creation of their own dungeons. It takes them step by step asking questions and giving tips on brainstorming their content. From naming their...   [click here for more]
GoblinsNest Games  Pay What You Want

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Goblin Journals: Book of Npc's

Goblin Journals: Book of Npc's


Book #4 in a series of books that help tabletop game masters create content for their quests.The Goblin Journals are a set of journals that help Game Masters and Players alike create content for their games. Book of Npc's will walk the Game Master through the creation of their own non player characters. It takes them step by step asking questions and giving tips on brainstorming their content. From...   [click here for more]
GoblinsNest Games  Pay What You Want

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Goblin Journals: Book of Quests

Goblin Journals: Book of Quests


Book #1 in a series of books that help tabletop game masters create content for their quests.The Goblin Journals are a set of journals that help Game Masters and Players alike create content for their games. Book of Quests walk a Game Master through the creation of their own quests. It takes them step by step asking questions and giving tips on brainstorming their content. From naming their quests...   [click here for more]
GoblinsNest Games  Pay What You Want

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Goblin Journals: Book of Towns & Cities

Goblin Journals: Book of Towns & Cities


Book #3 in a series of books that help tabletop game masters create content for their quests.The Goblin Journals are a set of journals that help Game Masters and Players alike create content for their games. Book of Towns and Cities will walk the Game Master through the creation of their own settlements. It takes them step by step asking questions and giving tips on brainstorming their content. From...   [click here for more]
GoblinsNest Games  Pay What You Want

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Guide to Naked Geomorphs

Guide to Naked Geomorphs


The Guide to Naked Geomorphs provides tips, suggestions and examples of how to use the Naked Geomorph products. It includes two free full products: Cavern Basic Set D (C1-15D) and Cavern-Tunnel Passage Set C (M1-12C) so you can try out actual product content before buying anything. Additionally, it includes an archive of supplementary textures for digital editing of the map tiles, and an archive...   [click here for more]
Safatti Games   FREE 

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Hexbox

Hexbox


Emergent storytelling through wilderness exploration! Hexbox is a systemic approach to sandbox hexcrawling designed for use with 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons but easily adaptable for use with any fantasy role-playing game. This book lays out the systems and procedures used to streamline the process with an eye towards minimizing GM bookkeeping and keeping the nuts and bolts largely off-screen...   [click here for more]
Taoscordian Games   FREE 

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How to Be an Awesome Game Master

How to Be an Awesome Game Master


So you want to run a tabletop role-playing game. There are a lot of options, and a lot of choices you need to make before you sit down to play. Things like the genre, the game system, and the style of play are just as important as choosing when, where, and with whom to play. The purpose of this book is to provide an overview of the role- playing universe and insights into establishing and maintaining...   [click here for more]
Rantings of a Wandering Mind  $2.00

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How to Improve Your Hobby Skills

How to Improve Your Hobby Skills


This eBook will help guide you on the different topics to improve your hobby skills from building miniatures, painting them to a level you are happy, and how to showcase them online. While I focus on gothic sci-fi miniatures, you can use the tips in this book for figures for wargaming, tabletop games, RPG, scale models, or really any other plastic miniature. This is the first book in the Beginner...   [click here for more]
Joe Baird  Pay What You Want

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How to Say No To A Job You Don't Want

How to Say No To A Job You Don't Want


Are you a freelancer who struggles with how to respond to offers of work you don't want? Spending too long in arguments with clients who won't pay what you need? In this helpful guide, veteran freelancer Jon Hodgson lays out a simple set of rules to how to politely but firmly say thanks but no thanks, minimizing the energy you spend and closing the conversation as quickly as possible. Leaving you...   [click here for more]
Small Games  $2.00

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How to Slay Dragons and Understand People

How to Slay Dragons and Understand People


Personal growth sounds like a lot of work, but it can be fun with the BOSS mod system. This system fuses Jungian psychology, MBTI, and other personality models with role-playing games. This book is filled with abilities, pre-made characters, quests, and techniques to help you "gear up" with mental fortitude. Dive into a journey of self-discovery, take on your personal dragons head first,...   [click here for more]
BOSS mod  $0.99

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How to Survive

How to Survive


To celebrate Free RPG Day 2018, here is a free, system-neutral little zine with loads of advice,(almost none of it guaranteed to be useful or helpful.) Contents include: Tips Tricks Checklists A Map Comix Rumination Illumination Consternation Defenestration Probably some other 'tions too. ...   [click here for more]
Knight Owl Games   FREE 

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How-To: Far North Peoples

How-To: Far North Peoples


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
WMB Saltworks  $2.95

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How-To: Hill Tribes

How-To: Hill Tribes


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
WMB Saltworks  $2.95

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How-To: Horse Nomads

How-To: Horse Nomads


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
WMB Saltworks  $2.95

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How-To: Swamp Folk

How-To: Swamp Folk


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
WMB Saltworks  $2.95

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Humans Are Weird: Making Humans Unique Without Making Them Ridiculous

Humans Are Weird: Making Humans Unique Without Making Them Ridiculous


Humans Are Weird is chock full ideas for making humans stand out from other beings in your setting, letting you avoid both well-worn tropes like "Humans are average at everything" or "Humans are, um, adaptable, I guess?" and nonsensical traits like "Only humans come from a multi-biome world." This book contains 21 scenarios, from a galaxy where humans are the only bipeds to a fantasy world...   [click here for more]
WMB Saltworks  $2.95

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Ibu: The Emerald Canopy

Ibu: The Emerald Canopy


A new land. New creatures. New hope. Ibu: The Emerald Canopy is the first wilderness hexcrawl sandbox campaign designed for use with Taoscordian Games's Hexbox system. Sent on a mission of exploration and discovery to a new land across the sea, the PCs find themselves in a mysterious jungle inhabited by strange creatures. Ibu: The Emerald Canopy includes: A 5,000 square...   [click here for more]
Taoscordian Games  $9.99

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Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers

Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers


If you want to spark new ideas for worlds, plots or characters, you want Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers. Medicinal corpses, the jargons of thieves and carnies, Nazi UFOs, the colonization of space and green children from nowhere are only a few of the topics covered. This sourcebook is for all writers of fantasy or science fiction--whether novels, short stories,...   [click here for more]
Good Looking Corpse  $0.99

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Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers volume II

Ideas and Inspiration for Fantasy and Science Fiction Writers volume II


This sourcebook is for all writers of fantasy or science fiction--whether novels, short stories, games, or any other form of storytelling. The following topics are covered: Animals Without Ancestors Armor Made From Unusual Materials Battle Hymn of Lieutenant Calley, The Bayer Corporation and Haemophiliac Blood Products Bees, the, Telling Big Alien Theory, The Births Booth, Mark Castaneda,...   [click here for more]
Good Looking Corpse  $0.99

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Inner Sanctum Rules

Inner Sanctum Rules


Inner Sanctum Preview Rules Book ...   [click here for more]
New Comet Games  Pay What You Want

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Instant Aliens

Instant Aliens


Finally! An alien life creator that builds plausible ecosystems from microbes up to plant, animal, and sapient species. Alien encounters are some of the most exciting aspects of science fiction. In many cases, though, the beings depicted are only slight variations of our own species, often with barely a thought given to the other creatures that populate the native...   [click here for more]
Galactic Baroque Publishing  $10.00

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La Bible du Meneur de Jeu

La Bible du Meneur de Jeu


Tous les conseils pour améliorer vos parties de jeu de rôle ! La Bible du Meneur de Jeu est un guide complet de 200 pages illustrées en couleurs qui rassemble en un seul ouvrage tous les conseils pour des parties plus intenses et plus fun. Vous y trouverez notamment des conseils pour : - gagner du temps lors de la préparation et l’écriture...   [click here for more]
Footbridge  $38.49 $13.39

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La Torre de Salfumán

La Torre de Salfumán


La Torre de Salfumán es un libro dirigido a profesores que deseen disponer de un ejemplo práctico de cómo introducir el concepto de la gamificación en sus aulas. La gamificación es el uso de técnicas del mundo de los juegos para motivar a los alumnos y apoyar el aprendizaje en el aula. En La Torre de Salfumán...   [click here for more]
77Mundos  $13.39

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Las Mazmorras de Salfumán

Las Mazmorras de Salfumán


Las Mazmorras de Salfumán es un libro donde se amplía el proyecto de gamificación en las aulas que se explicó en La Torre de Salfumán. En La Torre de Salfumán se presentaba un ejemplo completo de gamificación que utilizar en las aulas, convirtiendo a los alumnos en duendes a las órdenes del mago Salfumán....   [click here for more]
77Mundos  $13.39

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Meeples Together: How and Why Cooperative Board Games Work

Meeples Together: How and Why Cooperative Board Games Work


"This is the single most valuable resource to date for the design of cooperative games." — Raph Koster, author of A Theory of Fun "Meeples Together is a must read for any emerging game designer, and an interesting read for all hobby gamers." — Richard Launius, designer of Arkham Horror “Required reading for game designers of any kind, bursting at...   [click here for more]
Gameplaywright  $9.95

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Misfit Marketing Methods Episode 1, Intro to Marketing

Misfit Marketing Methods Episode 1, Intro to Marketing


In his Facebook Live series, Misfit Marketing Methods, Steven Trustrum explores marketing techniques, including the methods, strategies, tactics, and tools of content marketing. Although generally applicable to any business, he does so with a focus on the context and perspective of small press and gaming publishers. The series is intended to provide a starting point and on-going...   [click here for more]
Misfit Studios   FREE 

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Misfit Marketing Methods Episode 2, Social Media Basics

Misfit Marketing Methods Episode 2, Social Media Basics


In his Facebook Live series, Misfit Marketing Methods, Steven Trustrum explores marketing techniques, including the methods, strategies, tactics, and tools of content marketing. Although generally applicable to any business, he does so with a focus on the context and perspective of small press and gaming publishers. The series is intended to provide a starting point and on-going...   [click here for more]
Misfit Studios   FREE 

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One Page Dungeon Contest Submission Guide

One Page Dungeon Contest Submission Guide


Everything you need to know about submitting a One Page Dungeon Contest entry, along with resources, two playable sample dungeons, and a few tips to make your next entry stronger. ...   [click here for more]
Shattered Pike Studio   FREE 

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Planet Mercenary Game Chief Secrets PDF

Planet Mercenary Game Chief Secrets PDF


This is a supplement to the Planet Mercenary RPG which contains design information, Q&A, and an extended index. ...   [click here for more]
Hypernode Media   FREE 

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Play Your Character Like A Fucking Boss

Play Your Character Like A Fucking Boss


Don't let the other guy have all the fun! It's your game, too. Roleplaying is a contact sport, so get in there and make it happen!!! There may be a reason why your games aren't as awesome as they could be. Could be the system, might be the GM, or possibly it's you - the player. I'm not saying this little self-help guide will turn you into the fucking boss overnight, but it's a start. How...   [click here for more]
Kort'thalis Publishing  $3.00

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Preparing Scenes

Preparing Scenes


Preparing Scenes explores my method of preparation and planning as a game master. It is a very concrete description of how I plan my games. I've come to value scene-centric preparation with not only avoiding traditional risks of railroading but actually further maximizing flexibility and ability to improvise. ...   [click here for more]
ThinkDifferent   FREE 

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Questions Without Answers

Questions Without Answers


What can change a person's very nature? How can the broken be made whole? What does it mean to be a hero? In a world where most people still dismiss genre fiction as ‘trash’ or ‘pulp,' it should be no surprise that role playing games don’t have a reputation for literary value. And, to be fair, I can understand why: most...   [click here for more]
Larcenous Designs, LLC  Pay What You Want

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Rekommendationer för rollspelsregler

Rekommendationer för rollspelsregler


Rollspelsregler är en särskilt invecklad form av text. Först och främst måste läsaren förstå innehållet ordentligt. Men sedan måste hen även memorera reglerna och kunna använda dem i praktiken under själva rollspelandet. Om hen har glömt någon regel måste det dessutom gå att snabbt slå...   [click here for more]
Bläckfisk Förlag  Pay What You Want

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Rick Hershey Art Rates 2019-20

Rick Hershey Art Rates 2019-20


Rick Hershey: Art Rates 2018 The following pages list my illustration and design rates for 2019-20. Each section breaks down the importance of the service, as well as presenting the cost to hire. If there is ever a project you need help on and the rates are not listed in this document, feel free to contact me and discuss. Available Services Include: Book Layout Cover...   [click here for more]
Fat Goblin Games   FREE 

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Savage Worlds Scribus SWAG Template

Savage Worlds Scribus SWAG Template


This is a non-official template for the Open Source Scribus desktop publishing software based on the styles found in the Word (author does not have InDesign) template offered by Pinnacle Entertainment Group. It contains Character and Paragraph definitions that are ready to tweak for your needs. In addition, it has a master with background image and page numbering. Finally, there is some image content...   [click here for more]
Pinnacle Entertainment   FREE 

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Small Stories

Small Stories


Small Stories is a resource for actors and writers alike. With hundreds of prompts mixed and matched dynamically, Small Stories is great as a party game or as a fun way to spark your creativity! As a party game or improv resource, Small Stories is an easy to play game for a small group. Use playing cards to randomly generate a scene for the players to act out in 1, 3, and 5 minute rounds. Earn points...   [click here for more]
S-15 Studios  Pay What You Want

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Structured Free Association Story Plot Method 2.0

Structured Free Association Story Plot Method 2.0


Do you want to write better role playing game story plots? Don't have much time but would like to have engaging storylines for your players to explore? Key highlights: Harness your full personal capability using keyword association Write fast - as quickly as in 10-15 minutes from scratch to gaming table Be more varied than ever - avoid cliched anti-climatic story arcs How...   [click here for more]
ThinkDifferent  $0.90

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Symbaroum - Balanced Combat Resistance

Symbaroum - Balanced Combat Resistance


Included in the Symbaroum Core Rulebook is a simple template for designing suitable challenges for a group of newly created player characters. Here follows a more detailed model on what the GM should keep in mind when designing combat challenges, based on the player characters’ Competence Level and the intended Difficulty of the fight. This document ends with a list of pre-made...   [click here for more]
Free League Publishing  Pay What You Want

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Tanks & Yanks World War I The Late War Notes Vol. II

Tanks & Yanks World War I The Late War Notes Vol. II


This book is Volume II and is about the First World War’s technological advances and the related tactics ex-emplified through a historical game system. Tanks & Yanks (Deluxe and Volume I) focus on the later part of the war, circa 1917-1918, for the miniature historical gamer. Specifically Tanks and Yanks Volume II contains the materials used to research the two last great offensives of the...   [click here for more]
LMW Works  $30.00 $12.00

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The Crow's Nest #1 - Navigating Delicate Negotiations

The Crow's Nest #1 - Navigating Delicate Negotiations


Welcome to first issue of The Crow's Nest, the newsletter where we help you put the rules of 7th Sea into practice along with ideas for new NPCs, Monsters, Plot Hooks, and Secret Socieities. to throw at your Heroes. In our first issue, Navigating Delicate Negotiations, you'll learn how to use Raises and Pressure to negotiate agreements between your Heroes and NPCs....   [click here for more]
Chaosium  $2.00

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The DMs Guildhall

The DMs Guildhall (audio product)


The DM's Guildhall is a new show streaming Mondays on a variable schedule (usually at 1 PM CST) on Twitch! Each week, I will sit down for a one on one chat with a different #dmsguild creator to talk about making games, telling stories, and whatever else comes to mind. Head over to the plasticageplays twitch channel and follow to get notifications when we go live! Support this show...   [click here for more]
Aegis Studios  Pay What You Want

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The DMs Guildhall Episode 10 - Phil Beckwith

The DMs Guildhall Episode 10 - Phil Beckwith (audio product)


The DM's Guildhall is a chat show streaming Mondays on a variable schedule (usually at 1 PM CST) on Twitch! Each week, I will sit down for a one on one chat with a different #dmsguild creator to talk about making games, telling stories, and whatever else comes to mind. Head over to the plasticageplays twitch channel and follow to get notifications when we go live! Support this show...   [click here for more]
Aegis Studios  Pay What You Want

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The DMs Guildhall Episode 11 - Joshua Heath

The DMs Guildhall Episode 11 - Joshua Heath (audio product)


The DM's Guildhall is a chat show streaming Mondays on a variable schedule (usually at 1 PM CST) on Twitch! Each week, I will sit down for a one on one chat with a different #dmsguild creator to talk about making games, telling stories, and whatever else comes to mind. Head over to the plasticageplays twitch channel and follow to get notifications when we go live! Support this show...   [click here for more]
Aegis Studios  Pay What You Want

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