June 2011 Archives

 

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June 29, 2011

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #26: Mad Machinist

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #26: Mad MachinistNow available for just $0.99 in our Green Ronin Online Store, it's Threat Report #26: Mad Machinist. A villain from Emerald City's past rises from obscurity to threaten the city anew! But is this the same Mad Machinist from the past or a new threat? One thing is certain, he still commands his army of powerful Omni-Bots and Rob-E-Bots to do his bidding while he stays safely tucked away in one of his hidden command centers! This product is for Mutants & Masterminds Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #26: Mad Machinist

June 23, 2011

DC Adventures Heroes & Villains Vol. I PDF Preview

DC Adventures Heroes & Villains Vol. I PDF PreviewIn case you're on the fence about pre-ordering DC Adventures Heroes & Villains Vol. I, we've posted a free PDF preview, featuring the first six pages of the PDF of the book. Included in those pages are the Table of Contents, listing all of the heroes and villains included in this volume, and the Foreword, written by screenwriter and gamer John Rogers.

DC Adventures Heroes & Villains Vol. I PDF Preview

GR at Origins

This year at the Origins Game Fair you can find Green Ronin games at the Adventure Retail booth (#105). If you are lucky, you may witness the legendary Exact Change Dance.

While you are at Origins, please stop by Exhibit Hall D and vote in the Origins Awards. Only Origins attendees get to vote, so make it count! This year we are competing against ourselves in the Best Roleplaying Game category, with both Dragon Age, Set 1 and DC Adventures getting nominations, so go with your heart on that one. In the Best Roleplaying Supplement category we've got the Song of Ice and Fire Campaign Guide, a fantastic resource on George R.R. Martin's Westeros. Lastly, we've got our awesome essay collection Family Games: The 100 Best in the Best Game-Related Publication category. So get yourself to Exhibit Hall D and vote Green Ronin! Thanks.

June 22, 2011

DC Adventures Heroes & Villains, Vol. I

DC ADVENTURES Heroes & Villains Vol. INow available for pre-order in our Green Ronin Online Store: DC ADVENTURES Heroes & Villains Vol. I. The DC Universe features a dazzling array of characters who have thrilled readers for generations. Now they come to life for tabletop gaming in DC ADVENTURES Heroes & Villains! Volume I covers characters A-K, from Abra Kadabra and Adam Strange through Kid Flash and Kobra. With Heroes & Villains in-hand, you have a tremendous wealth of material for your DC ADVENTURES games, all usable with the award-winning Mutants & Masterminds game system! Pre-order the book and we'll offer you the PDF for just $5 during checkout! (Or, you can of course buy the PDF by itself.)

Pre-order Heroes & Villains Vol. I today!

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #25: Abracadaver

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #25: Kid KarmaNow available for just $0.99 in our Green Ronin Online Store, it's Threat Report #25: Abracadaver. Once a desparate-to-be-famous stage magician, now an undead wielder of vast magical powers! Abracadaver may seem light-hearted and misunderstood, but his quest for power has led him into dark places that may surprise heroes who judge him by his appearance. This product is for Mutants & Masterminds Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #25: Abracadaver

June 21, 2011

Dragon Age RPG Quickstart Guide PDF

Dragon Age RPG Quickstart Guide PDFAs promised, you can now download the PDF version of the Dragon Age RPG Quickstart Guide, as featured on Free RPG Day, for free! This quickstart features rules, an adventure, and pre-generated characters so you can jump right into the action. The Dragon Age RPG is based on BioWare's popular Dragon Age RPG franchise, and brings the dark and gritty world of Thedas to your gaming table.

Download the Dragon Age RPG Quickstart Guide PDF today!

June 18, 2011

Free Dragon Age RPG Quickstart for Free RPG Day!

Dragon Age QuickstartToday is Free RPG Day, and that means cool free stuff for you at your favorite participating game store! Our contribution this year is the Dragon Age RPG Quickstart Guide. This free Dragon Age book includes rules, a new adventure, and pre-generated characters, so you can jump right in to the action! Not sure if your local store is participating in Free RPG Day? You can look them up in the Retailer Locator on FreeRPGDay.com.

June 15, 2011

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #24: Kid Karma

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #24: Kid KarmaNow available for just $0.99 in our Green Ronin Online Store, it's Threat Report #24: Kid Karma. John Soo is a mild-mannered art house theater owner by day, but a gun wielding, super-powered assassin when duty calls! He's graceful and balletic in battle, like the best action movie stars, but with his control over luck, his abilities make him more than a match for heroes that might try to stop him from fulfilling a contract. This product is for Mutants & Masterminds Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #24: Kid Karma

June 8, 2011

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #23: Cortex

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #23: CortexNow available for just $0.99 in our Green Ronin Online Store, it's Threat Report #23: Cortex. Henry Todd learned early on that he could let his gigantic cranium make him a victim, or he could use the gigantic brain inside to assert his power over others. Cortex became a designer drug creator before most kids learn how to read, and quickly grew to a powerful and coldly vicious drug lord, using money and people to achieve his goals. This product is for Mutants & Masterminds Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #23: Cortex

June 5, 2011

Green Ronin Seeks RPG Developer

Green Ronin is looking for a part time RPG developer to join our award-winning team. A developer's duties include the following:

  • Work with the team to set schedules and deadlines.
  • Help concept new books and PDFs.
  • Develop manuscripts so rules, ideas, and presentation are up to Green Ronin standards.
  • Contract and work with freelance writers and editors.
  • Write text when needed.
  • Coordinate playtesting and implement feedback for your projects.
  • Prepare art orders for your projects.
  • Proof products after layout but before release.
  • Promote products with developer's journals, previews, and the like.
  • Support released products with a presence in our forums.
  • Represent Green Ronin at conventions and to the media.

Our ideal candidate has both design and development credits in the RPG industry and at least 3 years of experience. This is a part time position (10-15 hours a week) and it does not require relocation to Seattle so you can telecommute. Since you'll be working remotely, you must be well organized and self-directed.

If you are interested, . In your cover e-mail please tell us what makes you a good candidate, and which of our lines you'd be most excited to work on. We will discuss salary requirements during the interview process.

June 1, 2011

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #22: Faster Pussycat

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #22: Faster PussycatNow available for just $0.99 in our Green Ronin Online Store, it's Threat Report #22: Faster Pussycat. Amanda Agostino was already an accomplished thief when an accident infused her with part of the spirit of the Egyptian cat-goddess Bast. Now, enhanced with feline powers, Faster Pussycat is both a world-class thief and an Internet superstar. This product is for Mutants & Masterminds Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Threat Report #22: Faster Pussycat