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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[...]

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 GameNumenera – Monte Cook Games, designed by: Monte CookFan 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 WichBest Role Playing SupplementNight’s Watch – Green Ronin Publishing,[...]

Want To Play A Game Run By Monte Cook Or Bruce Cordell At Gen Con This Year?

By Christopher HeltonMonte 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[...]