Aug 012018
 
Lusus Naturae (OSR)

Lusus Naturae (OSR) This massive bestiary clocks in at 136 pages,1 page logos, 1 page editorial, 2 pages of backer-thank you,1 page ToC, 2 pages of advertisement, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 128 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This review was requested by one of my patreons, to be undertaken […]

Jul 132018
 
Castle Falkenstein: Variations of the Great Game (Castle Falkenstein)

Castle Falkenstein: Variations of the Great Game (Castle Falkenstein) Ladies and gentlemen, I bid you once more welcome in my lounge! Please, do take a seat, as I want to show you a thing most intriguing; surely, you recall the little pieces of intangible ephemera that we tend to conjure to diversify the experience of […]

Jul 062018
 
Ultimate Covenant Magic

Ultimate Covenant Magic This massive supplement clocks in at 160 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 3 pages of SRD, leaving us with a massive 155 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So, long, long before, back in 2013, before we even could conceive of Occult Adventures becoming such a […]

May 042018
 
Spheres of Might (PFRPG/SFRPG)

Spheres of Might (PFRPG/SFRPG)   #2 of my Top Ten of 2017   This massive rules-book clocks in at 238 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page editorial, 2 pages of ToC, 1 page forewords, 1 page blank,1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 229 pages […]

Mar 232018
 
Ultimate Factions

Ultimate Factions   #6 of my Top Ten of 2017 This supplement clocks in at 28 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 2 pages of introduction/how to use, 1 page ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 19 pages of […]

Feb 152018
 
B/X-Essentials: Core Rules (OSR)

B/X-Essentials: Core Rules (OSR) This rule-set clocks in at 37 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of SRD, 1 page index, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 29 pages of content, laid out for 6’’ by 9’’ (A5). So, what is […]

Jan 042018
 
The Long Walk: Life on the Grand Stair (DICELESS)

The Long Walk: Life on the Grand Stair (DICELESS) This HUGE tome for Lords of Gossamer & Shadow (Abbreviated LoGaS below for brevity’s sake) clocks in at 205 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page dev and playtester thanks, 1 page dedication to Steven D. Russell (Rest in peace, you’re missed, man…), […]

Oct 112017
 
Recovery Dice Options (5e)

Recovery Dice Options (5e) This supplement clocks in at 32 pages,1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 28 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   One of my favorite components of 5e’s design would be Hit Dice, aka recovery dice – the means to […]

Sep 052017
 
Grimoire of Lost Souls

Grimoire of Lost Souls   #5 of my Top Ten of 2017   The massive hardcover Ultimate-style book for Pact magic clocks in at 387 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 2 pages editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page KS-thanks, 4 pages of SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us […]

Jul 172017
 
Skill Challenge Handbook

Skill Challenge Handbook #1 of my Top Ten of 2017!!   This handbook clocks in at 79 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 2 pages of SRD, 3 pages of advertisements, leaving us with 71 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   […]