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Bleeding Gen Con: This Year's Must Have Games At Gen Con
The Fantasy AGE game would make for an excellent introduction to gaming for a fantasy fans who has been interested in RPGs but couldn't decide on that first game. Two words that you are going to get tired of reading me use, but which describe The Cypher System Core Rulebook from Monte Cook Games, are simple and robust[...]
Bleeding Gen Con Day Two – Awards And New Game Discoveries
The Monster Manual won't see a general release until September. For me the highlight of the new games here at Gen Con has been The Strange from Monte Cook Games I haven't had a chance to finish reading it yet with everything going on, but my first impression has been really good The art in the[...]
The Five Must-Have Gen Con Games
You'll thank me. First off, let's talk about Numenera from Monte Cook Games Numenera was launched via one of the most successful RPG Kickstarters ever, and Monte Cook Games comes to Gen Con this year with it, and a new game using the same system called The Strange If Numenera doesn't end up sweeping the ENnies[...]
The 2014 Origins Award Winners For Tabletop Gaming – With A Few Surprises
The winners in all of the categories were announced: Best Role Playing Game Numenera – Monte Cook Games, designed by: Monte Cook Fan Favorite: Shadowrun: Core Rulebook – Catalyst Game Labs, designed by: Jason Hardy, Aaron Pavao, Adam Large, Mark Dynna, Steven "Bull" Ratkovich, Peter M Andrew Jr., Michael Wich Best Role Playing Supplement Night's Watch – Green Ronin Publishing,[...]
Want To Play A Game Run By Monte Cook Or Bruce Cordell At Gen Con This Year?
By Christopher Helton Monte Cook Games is going to have a charity auction, giving away chances to play in a Numenera game run by Monte Cook or a game of The Strange run by Bruce Cordell at Gen Con 2014. [Monte Cook] Numenera is a science fantasy roleplaying game, set in a far future setting known as The Ninth World[...]