Review: The Ninth World Guidebook

The Ninth World Guidebook, A Numenera Sourcebook by Monte Cook and Shanna Germain I don’t know if I should feel amused or sad, but when I start some of these reviews (particularly like this one), there is a part of me that is afraid that I can almost hear the groaning out there.  “Is he … Continue reading Review: The Ninth World Guidebook

Review: Torment – Tides of Numenera

Torment: Tides of Numenera - the Explorer's Guide, by Shanna Germain, a Numenera Setting Supplement On March 6 of 2013, inXile launched a Kickstarter for a new video game that was funded in 6 hours with an initial ask of $900,000.  It went on to gather over 4 million dollars in pledges.  Claiming to be … Continue reading Review: Torment – Tides of Numenera

Review: Vertices

In October of last year, the books for Monte Cook Games’ Liminal Shores Kickstarter started fulfilling with the first book, Voices of the Datasphere.  Vertices continues the tally of material from this Kickstarter with additional material ready to drop into your Numenera game whether you use the concept of the Datasphere or simply wish for … Continue reading Review: Vertices

Review: Edge of the Sun

This is it, folks.  This is the one I have been waiting for from this Kickstarter.  And even before I give you the rest of the review, I’ll give you a hint.  It does not disappoint.  Bruce Cordell brings all the sciency weird goodness of Numenera to the table in his new book, Edge of … Continue reading Review: Edge of the Sun

Review: Jade Colossus – Ruins of the Prior Worlds

Most of the time, a given rules system has that “must have” supplement.  The one that makes your life so much easier as a GM.  Sometimes it’s released by the main company, sometimes it’s a third-party.  I’ve known several.  For Dungeons & Dragons 3.XE it was AEG’s Ultimate Toolbox.  For Shadowrun 4E it was Runner’s … Continue reading Review: Jade Colossus – Ruins of the Prior Worlds