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Owlcat Games Announces "Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous" CRPG

Owlcat Games Announces “Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous” CRPG

Today, Owlcat Games, a developer based in Moscow, Russia, has announced its next team-up with Paizo Games to bring Pathfinder further into the CRPG world with Pathfinder: Wrath of the Righteous. It is not a true sequel to Pathfinder: Kingmaker, but it does expand on what made that game so popular. This new computer game will […]

Wendy's Launched Their Own RPG Campaign At NYCC

Wendy’s Launched Their Own RPG Campaign At NYCC

The folks at Wendy’s have launched their own tabletop RPG this week at NYCC called Feast Of Legends, in partnership with Critical Role and Fandom. The PDF version of the adventure was loaded online, totally free for anyone to download, along with a physical version at the convention that included dice. The game itself has […]

Skybound and Beamdog To Release Classic Dungeons & Dragons Games

Skybound and Beamdog To Release Classic Dungeons & Dragons Games

Skybound Games and Beamdog have announced today that they will be bringing back five classic Dungeons & Dragons video games to modern consoles. The five games that will be coming back to PS4, Switch, and Xbox One are  Baldur’s Gate, the Baldur’s Gate: Siege of Dragonspear expansion, Baldur’s Gate II, Planescape: Torment, Icewind Dale and Neverwinter Nights. The physical editions of Neverwinter Nights: […]

Paizo Celebrates 10 Years of "Kingmaker" with New Books

Paizo Celebrates 10 Years of “Kingmaker” with New Books

Ten years ago, Paizo revolutionized the way we look at role playing game adventures with the publication of Kingmaker, a sandbox style adventure path that let players explore their world however they saw fit. Paizo is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Kingmaker with a massive new crowd funding campaign that will update the setting for […]

Hunters Entertainment Brings 'Altered Carbon' to RPG Arena

Hunters Entertainment Brings ‘Altered Carbon’ to RPG Arena

This is a pretty great time to be a fan of role playing games, even more so if you’re fan of any particular show or genre- there’s a pretty good chance someone, somewhere is developing a game based off of it. Hunters Entertainment has penned a multi-year deal with Skydance Media to bring the universe […]

Save Your Caps! Modiphius Bringing ‘Fallout’ RPG to Wasteland Near You!

The first time I played Bethesda’s Fallout (Fallout 3, thank you very much), I was struck by how great of a table-top role playing game the setting would make. I even adapted the setting to a pen and paper setting, but I am something of a hyperactive gibbon when adapting rules. It would take an entity […]


‘Relics And Rarities’ Shows Off Special Guests Before Debut

Before Geek & Sundry kick off the debut episode of Relics And Rarities, we got a new trailer showing off the guests who will be popping in. The show is hosted by Deborah Ann Woll (Daredevil, True Blood) and will feature series regulars including Tommy Walker (Daredevil, Henry Danger), Julia Dennis (Lofty Dreams, What Would You Do), Jasmine Bhullar (Starter Kit: Vampire […]

The Darkside of the Dice: The Square Root of Evil

Once, long ago, before smart phones, the internet, and social media, there lived a bright young man, full of curiosity, passion, and a love for bettering his mind. That person, alas, was not me. I was a child of the turbulent ’70s, coming of age during a period of time that nuclear annihilation seemed all […]

The Darkside of the Dice: Dante’s Inferno

Most of us here at Bleeding Cool play tabletop roleplaying games, and as such, we’ve had our share of epic triumphs and tragedies. Tales of our adventures span many games from Dungeons and Dragons, Star Wars, GURPS, Shadowrun to Pathfinder. On this edition of The Darkside of the Dice, we present to you Dante’s Infero. […]

FFG Sends in the NPC’s for the Star Wars RPG System

Fantasy Flight Games is set to send in a veritable army of Non-Player Characters for their Star Wars role-playing game, with a roster of some of the franchise’s all-time greatest heroes and villains. The galaxy is in turmoil. No one can escape the Galactic Civil War, especially the troops and commanders who battle on innumerable […]

Mantic and Red Scar Publishing Announce Kings of War Role Playing Game

Mantic’s Kings of War franchise has already enjoyed a considerable amount of success, first as a massive, rank-and-flank miniatures wargame, then a series of fiction books, the Dungeon Saga series, and then the Vanguard skirmish game, which allows small groups of brave warriors to clash over objectives that can influence later Kings of War games. […]

Nostalgia Drives the Adventure with Forbidden Lands

Sweden’s Free League Publishing has just released Forbidden Lands, their take on the classic fantasy role-playing game. Free League calls Forbidden Lands an open-world retro sandbox experience: You’re not heroes sent on missions dictated by others – instead, you are raiders and rogues bent on making your own mark on a cursed world. You will […]

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Funko Round-Up: Kingdom Hearts 3, Summoners War, Overwatch, and Aquaman!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: lots of gaming Pops, and Overwatch gets two new ones, Summoners War debuts, Kingdom Hearts 3 product is […]

Happinet Announce New Dungeon RPG Haunted Dungeons: Hyakki Castle

Japanese publisher Happinet has unveiled a new real-time dungeon RPG today with Haunted Dungeons: Hyakki Castle. Aside from looking creepy as hell with visuals in the trailer that might give you some nightmare fuel for a few weeks, the game will focus on monsters and legends from Japanese lore as the foundation for the encounters you’ll […]

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Playground Games is Cherry-Picking Top Talent for Unnamed RPG

Here’s an interesting game development story that has us wondering what exactly the folks over at Playground Games have going on. According to GamesIndustry.biz, the UK company has been working on a yet-to-be-announced action RPG, and they’ve been hiring several top talented people away from different companies to work on it. The article says they’ve […]

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Dark Souls Remastered (PC) Review: Challenging with Decent Visuals

Dark Souls Remastered is a higher-resolution remake of the original game, geared towards modern consoles and PCs, with 60fps and HD to 4k resolution, depending on your particular system. It has a reputation of being a very challenging game. I played it on PC with a keyboard and mouse; though I also fiddled around with […]

Pre-Painted Companion Fun as We Review WizKids’ Wardlings

When WizKids recently sent us a series of figures to review, we were pretty stoked to find the complete set of Wardlings in the mix. If you haven’t seen these figures, they’re worth paying attention to for a couple of reasons beyond being pre-painted. As we review them, we’re going to take a look at […]

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Hollow Knight Hits Nintendo Switch Today, from Nintendo E3 2018 Presentation

Hollow Knight, the action-RPG Soulslike by Team Cherry, is receiving a Nintendo Switch, hitting the console today. This was revealed at the Nintendo E3 2018 press conference with a trailer showing off the gameplay for the audience. On top of that, the various DLC expansions for Hollow Knight will be available to Switch players for free, including […]