Jul 122019
 
The Lost Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci (Castle Falkenstein)

The Lost Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci (Castle Falkenstein) This massive supplement clocks in at 128 pages; if you detract ToC, editorial, etc., you instead get 124 pages out of this book.   This review was moved up in my review queue due to me receiving a print copy of the book. My review is […]

May 242019
 
Comme il faut (Falkenstein)

Comme il faut (Falkenstein) And now for something completely different! The following is a review for a Castle Falkenstein supplement, yes, but I’d wholeheartedly recommend reading the following even if you don’t play the game. I’ve noted below where the aspects of the review come into play that are not Castle Falkenstein-specific. Comme if faut […]

Oct 192018
 
Castle Falkenstein: The Black Lady of Brodick Castle: An Adventure Entertainment (Falkenstein)

Castle Falkenstein: The Black Lady of Brodick Castle: An Adventure Entertainment (Falkenstein) Mesdames et messieurs, it has been too long since I had the opportunity to welcome you all in my salon for the purposes of the only past-time appropriate for the discerning connoisseur of proper pedigree – it is time that we once more […]

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 102018
 
The Six-Sided Variation (Castle Falkenstein)

The Six-Sided Variation (Castle Falkenstein) Gather round, ladies and gentlemen! I Am glad to serve once more as your host for this discussion of an ephemeral piece of media associated with the Great Game!   This installment of the Variation-rules for Castle Falkenstein clocks in at 8 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, […]

Jan 192018
 
The Feat Variations (Castle Falkenstein)

The Feat Variations (Castle Falkenstein) This supplement for Castle Falkenstein clocks in at 22 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, leaving us with 19 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Okay, first things first – we actually retain Tom Olam’s traditional frame narrative in this supplement, which […]

Aug 252017
 
Babbage's Engine: An Adventure Entertainment (Castle Falkenstein)

Babbage’s Engine: An Adventure Entertainment (Castle Falkenstein) Ladies and gentlemen, gather round, as we elucidate upon this latest adventure entertainment provided for your edification by Fat Goblin Games. It covers a total of 28 pages, with a total of 4 of the pages being devoted to the paraphernalia of such tomes, thus making the totality […]

Aug 172017
 
The Ability Variations (Castle Falkenstein)

The Ability Variations (Castle Falkenstein) This supplemental rules-pdf for Castle Falkenstein clocks in at 11 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ ½ page of SRD, leaving us with 8.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So, after a brief framing narration by Tom Olam (which resurfaces in the respective sub-chapters), […]

Jul 062017
 
Firearms & Margarine: An Adventure Entertainment (Castle Falkenstein)

Firearms & Margarine: An Adventure Entertainment (Castle Falkenstein) This module for Castle Falkenstein clocks in at 44 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 40 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Before you’re asking: Of course Captain Thomas Olam is returning […]

Jun 232017
 
The Second Tarot Variation (Castle Falkenstein)

The Second Tarot Variation (Castle Falkenstein) The second of Tarot-based alternate rules-pdfs for Castle Falkenstein clocks in at 6 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, leaving us with 4 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Wait, first, before we do: If you have not yet picked up the first Tarot […]