October 2012 Archives

 

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October 31, 2012

Happy Halloween! Here's Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #3

Supernatural HandbookAs a special Halloween treat (we wouldn't trick you), here's a third and final Supernatural Handbook PDF preview, featuring the Dark Emissary and Inhuman Juggernaut:

Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #3

Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #2

Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #1

Supernatural Handbook

October 29, 2012

Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #2

Supernatural HandbookStill not sure if you want to pre-order the Supernatural Handbook and get the PDF right away for five bucks? Just in case you need convincing, here are two free character archetypes, right from the pages of the book. Download the Cursed Adventurer and the Ex-Cape in PDF Preview #2, and don't miss the first PDF Preview, too:

Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #2

Supernatural Handbook PDF Preview #1

Supernatural Handbook

October 25, 2012

Pre-Ordering Now: Supernatural Handbook

Supernatural HandbookNow available for pre-order from our Green Ronin Online Store and from Pre-Order Plus retailers, it's the Supernatural Handbook for Mutants & Masterminds!

Monsters are real, and always have been. Supernatural Handbook is a sourcebook of heroic horror for the Mutants & Masterminds Superhero Roleplaying Game. It lays out the elements for a successful M&M game where the strange and paranormal are true and a few lone heroes struggle against the Things That Go Bump In the Night. Some of those heroes might even be monsters fighting on our side!

Pre-Order Special! When you pre-order Supernatural Handbook we'll offer you the PDF version for just $5 during checkout. Or, you can buy the PDF.

Like to try before you buy? Check out this free PDF preview!

October 24, 2012

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Dimension Powers

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Dimension PowersYou can get some perspective by getting out... way out, into another dimension altogether! Dimensional Powers involve shifting between, and manipulating, different layers of reality to move between dimensions, summon things from them, or use them as traps or weapons. For M&M Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Dimension Powers

October 22, 2012

Hobby Games & Family Games eBooks

100 Best

We have posted eBook versions of Hobby Games: The 100 Best (currently out of stock in its print version) and Family Games: The 100 Best in our Green Ronin Online Store. Available as separate items in PDF, ePub, and mobi formats, you can choose the one you want. They're not zipped, so you can open them directly in your eBook reader of choice.

HG100 & FG100 eBook Bonanza

Kickstarter: Now for Stretch Goals

Just a few days later, our M&M 10 Year Anniversary Edition project is now fully funded on Kickstarter, and our 200 backers* have carried us past the first stretch goal and on toward the second. That second stretch goal is the super practical Quickstart Character Generator from the GM's Kit. You can click over to Kickstarter to read our fearless leader's first update to the backers, and of course feel free to become a backer yourself if you haven't done so already.

Mutants & Masterminds 10 Year Anniversary Edition

* Feel free to make that "200" figure inaccurate.

October 18, 2012

Kickstarter: Mutants & Masterminds 10 Year Anniversary Edition

We are very excited to announce our first Kickstarter project, the Mutants & Masterminds 10 Year Anniversary Edition. Please head on over to the Kickstarter page to watch the video and read all about it.

Mutants & Masterminds 10 Year Anniversary Edition

October 19, 2012

Ronin Round Table: A GenCon 2012 Recollection by Joseph Carriker

This GenCon was a great experience, for a variety of reasons. One of my personal favorite parts of the whole convention, however, was getting to meet so many of our supporters and fans. So many people dropped by the booth to say hello and share their experiences in the games we've made with us. It was really fantastic, and we're grateful to everyone who dropped by to share the love!

Continue reading "Ronin Round Table: A GenCon 2012 Recollection by Joseph Carriker" »

October 17, 2012

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Cosmic Powers

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Cosmic PowersThere are powers beyond life on Earth. Cosmic Powers deal with the vastness of the universe and the fundamental forces driving it. Soar amongst the stars and draw upon the fabric of the cosmos with powers that can protect the universe, or shake it to its foundations. For M&M Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Cosmic Powers

October 12, 2012

Shadow Roads and Dragon Elementalists: An AGE in Midgard

Midgard Campaign SettingThe release of the Midgard Campaign Setting by Kobold Press brings a major expansion of the AGE System: 26 new backgrounds, 3 new schools of magic, and many new specialties from the dark fantasy world of Midgard.

Read on for the highlights of this new book by Wolfgang Baur, Jeff Grubb, and Brandon Hodge, along with links to download two 2-page spreads, straight from the interior of this gorgeous color book!

Continue reading "Shadow Roads and Dragon Elementalists: An AGE in Midgard" »

October 10, 2012

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Martial Powers

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Martial PowersEn garde! Martial Powers focus on the fighting styles and techniques that give masterful combatants an edge against even super-powered foes, from the attacks of sword-fighters and kung fu masters, to the mysterious powers of the ninja, martial powers ensure you won't go out without a fight! For M&M Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Martial Powers

October 3, 2012

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Time Powers

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Time PowersGood news! We've gone back to last week and circumvented certain technical difficulties and our PDF guru's trip to Hawaii to post the Time Powers Power Profile! But in case you missed it...

Time is literally "on your side"! Time Powers can speed up or slow down the flow of time, reveal the future or the past, allow one to "sidestep" into parallel time-lines, and even stop time altogether or change history! For M&M Third Edition.

Mutants & Masterminds Power Profile: Time Powers