Mar 202015

I have bought one superhero game in my 30+ years of gaming – Marvel Heroic Roleplaying. It’s just not a genre I’ve been into in the past, but it was the darling RPG of the year and everyone was raving about it. I jumped on the bandwagon, encouraged by the narrative game play that the game promised. And it delivered to some extent. The problem

Mar 182015
Confessions of a Kickstarter Junkie: March's Roundup

Here are a few kick-starters that I’m backing and that you might want to check out: Uncharted Worlds: A Space Opera Roleplaying Game (ends March 20) A space opera tabletop rpg of exploration, combat, politics and commerce across the stars. I’ll cover this one first as it’s ending very early. Generally, I’m hesitant to buy into new game systems without knowing them, but this one is powered by D. Vincent Baker’s Apocalypse

Mar 092015
Gaming Life: GottaCon 2015

Recently I attended the GottaCon in beautiful Victoria, BC, Canada. It’s the 7th convention they’ve held and it’s dedicated to gaming of all kinds, but for me it was all about the RPGs. The convention itself was held at the beautiful Victoria Convention Centre after it’s early beginnings in the gyms of recreation centres. With over 3000 attendees, the convention has even spilled over into the adjacent Crystal Gardens, where

Jan 192015
SALE… $0.99 on all Horse Minis, Too!

We’re continuing our sale!  75% off all Horse Minis due to overstock! Our Horse Minis sell much faster than our other minis, so get them at a reduced price while you can! Browse our horses… More awesomeness… Wombat’s Window: Intro Researching Spell Research, part 2 Do Castles Have A Purpose In FRPGs? We raised $140… for the “Are you my Mummy” Vijay Fundraiser!

Apr 042014
The "Are you my mummy?" Vijay Copay Fundraiser!

If you were thinking of getting any gaming accessories, now is the time to do it, because all of our profits will be going to Vijay… Ok, so I don’t know Vijay personally, but I do know that he’s a gamer (he’s contributed two posts here at the Shack – one was for a contest, and the other was just because he had something to

Jan 222014
50% off sale - ALL Exotic Mounts and Monster Minis!

For this sale, all of our Exotic Mounts and Monster Minis are just $2.99 or less! We currently have 25 Exotic Mounts for your PCs and enemies to ride, or monsters for you to throw at the players… Click here to go to the Store! All of our Exotic Mounts and Monster Minis have traditionally been priced up to $5.99 (simply because they are more