Game Hightlight: Dungeon Crawl Classics!

“Remember the good old days, when adventures were underground, NPCs were there to be killed, and the finale of every dungeon was the dragon on the 20th level? Those days are back. Dungeon Crawl Classics don’t waste your time with long-winded speeches, weird campaign settings, or NPCs who aren’t meant…

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Game Highlight: Cryptworld!

Cryptworld game cover

EVIL STALKS YOU IN THE DARK OF NIGHT — KNOW ITS WEAKNESS OR FALL VICTIM TO ITS HUNGER!! Cryptworld is a horror role-playing game from Goblinoid Games’ / Pacesetter in which you investigate and hunt the forces of the fantastic and unexplained. Classic horror, slasher horror, alien menaces from the…

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What’s This Token System?

This year at Scarefest, we’re trying something new: we’re implementing a token system. And to be clear, by “tokens” we basically mean “raffle tickets”, but tokens is more in the spirit of the thing. Like…”a token of kindness”, or “a token of affection”. That sort of thing. How do I…

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Game Highlight: Call of Cthulhu

Many eyes.

Continuing on with our quest to leave no game neglected (or at least unmentioned), today’s highlight is Call of Cthulhu: A Time to Harvest! Call of Cthulhu is a horror RPG based on the writings of the late, great H.P. Lovecraft and his spawn.  Those he inspired/possessed.  Whatever.  Basically there…

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Game Highlight: Bolt Action

Bolt action miniature war game

We have so many different games coming to this year’s Scarefest that we decided we should do some semi-weekly highlights so that none of them get missed in our expansive schedule.  That would hurt their feelings, and no one wants that.  Every game should feel special. So today’s Special Game is…

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