Numenera With an interesting setting coupled with Monte Cooks excellent layout decisions. MCG set the ground work that would give birth the Cypher System. It is hard to argue that Numenera is not an excellently written RPG. In Ptolus we see the perfection of the layout and writing style of Monte Cook. In Numenera we see the evolved rule system that Monte Cook had been … Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 19: Which RPG Features the Best Writing? #Numenera #MonteCookGames
In the day of Open System RPGs, This answer for me is the CYPHER System. Followed by the close second of FATE Accelerated & FATE. Cypher System On a personal level, I love the way that the CYPHER System plays both plays and runs. I find that the system loans itself very intuitively to mimic many other RPG settings with fall less bulk. That is an … Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 15: Which RPG do you Enjoy Adapting the Most? #CypherSystem #FATE
It took me a bit of thinking to decide on an experience that has changed how I play the game. After some thought, I will say that for me it was not an in game Experience that changed how I play the game. It happened to me as I was reading new system. That system would be Monte Cook’s Numenera. For me, up until this … Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 13: Describe a Game Experince that Changed How you Play?
Monte Cook Games is at it again. I am sure most of you have already heard about this two days old Kickstarter that has already reached it’s funding goals. It comes out the gate with a High-end entry buy-in of $197. But you will be getting a High-end deluxe product. This game also has a Directed Campaigning option that has an entry level of $539 dollars but … Continue reading Kickstarter Watch: Invisible Sun by Monte Cook Games
https://ksr-video.imgix.net/projects/2593539/video-695504-h264_high.mp4 The new RPG from Monte Cook. A game of surrealistic fantasy, secrets, and magic played both at the table–and away from it. Well, here we are day two of the Invisible Sun Kickstarter likely hours from the project being kicked. Likely before you read this Invisible sun will have achieved its quest for $210,653 funding target. At the moment of this blog being written, … Continue reading Invisible Sun, Kickstarter & Questions. Unlocking the Secret of the Black Box.
Snap Sites is continuing its wonderful system agnostic player prop line collection. Their new product, Blue Horizons provides us with a location that rarely gets much attention to detail in many games, an airliner. Many Storytellers would be surprised that I Think this would be a good Snap Site. As many who run games hand wave air travel or travel in games as nothing more than transition, … Continue reading Product Mini Review.Snap Sites: Blue Horizons Airlines
Last Thursday Monty Cook Games launched the Cypher System Creator program. Heading the call of their fans when they put the question to the community in their last Kickstarter. We asked and MCG listened, Now with the CSC you can bring your own content to the world of DTRPG! The Cypher System Creator program at DriveThruRPG lets Cypher System fans and third-party publishers release products, large or … Continue reading Cypher System Creator Live!