Monster of the Week: Victor Crowley (Hatchet) – 2006 | New 5th Edition Monster

"Tell me this is part of the tour."I gotta be honest and confess I hadn't watched Hatchet until this write-up. I've seen the comic-book series based on the films over the years on comic store shelves and knew it was based on a horror flick, but it never popped out at me as a franchise … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Victor Crowley (Hatchet) – 2006 | New 5th Edition Monster

Why You Should Play : Shadow of the Demon Lord – My own First Session

So I finally got around to playing a game of Shadow of the Demon Lord. Never heard of it? Let me explain. Shadow of the Demon Lord is a dark-horror d20 rpg-system heavily influenced by fifth edition D&D. It was Kickstarted back in 2015 to the tune of $140,000 dollars. That Kickstarter was the product … Continue reading Why You Should Play : Shadow of the Demon Lord – My own First Session

Monster of the Week: Puppet Master| New 5th Edition Monster (with LAIR)

You can't scream until they make you. When a flying saucer reportedly lands in rural Iowa, the CIA investigates. They find that aliens have landed and are slug-like creatures, attaching themselves to people's backs, taking control of their victims' nervous systems, and manipulating people as puppets. The aliens quickly reproduce by division, soon controlling not … Continue reading Monster of the Week: Puppet Master| New 5th Edition Monster (with LAIR)

Review: Between Life and Death

Synopsis:  A Ghost option for player characters in lands living beneath the Shadow of the Demon Lord.  Review: Robert J. Schwalb's Shadow of the Demon Lord, funded through a successful Kickstarter way back in 2015, is an excellent and horrific RPG game that ports players into a gritty, dark world dominated by demons, disease and death. The author … Continue reading Review: Between Life and Death