D.O.U.S. Kickstarter!
Oct16

D.O.U.S. Kickstarter!

We love dice. Especially those dice that are…oh, let’s call them weird. You might have noticed that, just looking at what we do with Dungeon Crawl Classics and Mutant Crawl Classics. That’s why we love this Kickstarter. The fine folks at Impact Miniatures—the folks who make the DCC Dice for us—have a Kickstarter going to introduce some truly unique dice into the mix. They are calling it the D.O.U.S.—Dice of Unusual...

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Save Against Fear Recap!
Oct16

Save Against Fear Recap!

Old and busted: gamers need therapy. New and improved: gaming AS therapy! The Save Against Fear convention in Harrisburg, PA promotes and educates using games as tools for teaching, communications, and wellness. Goodman Games pitched in, joining forces with the Bodhana Group to help spread the word about the magic of Dungeon Crawl Classics, Mutant Crawl Classics, and RPGs as a whole. We rolled dice, had fun, and helped make a...

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Exploring Inside The Isle of Dread
Oct15

Exploring Inside The Isle of Dread

We’ve sent our finest scouts out, and they have returned alive and unharmed…mostly. They’ve also agreed to share some details about their destination: The Isle of Dread. Original Adventures Reincarnated #2: The Isle of Dread (now available for pre-order!) continues the excitement that began with Into the Borderland, reprinting and updating classic Dungeons and Dragons modules for a new audience. As the title states,...

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Zine Scene News Flash: Phantasmagoria #1
Oct14

Zine Scene News Flash: Phantasmagoria #1

Zine Scene News Flash: Phantasmagoria #1 By Daniel J. Bishop Countless ships sail the sprawling void between planets, loaded with supplies and weapons. Blackguards use relics of a long fallen empire to terrorize civilians, attempting to conquer planets and even entire systems. Governments are in a constant cycle of decay and renewal, with most just being strongmen grabbing territory for themselves. With so much wealth constantly...

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Last Call for Mutant Mayhem Minis Kickstarter!
Oct13

Last Call for Mutant Mayhem Minis Kickstarter!

This isn’t the first time that we’ve brought this particular project up, but it is the last time we will before the Kickstarter is over! The Mutant Mayhem Minis Kickstarter has entered its final hours! You’ve only got a small fraction of time to get your pledge in and be a part of this exciting project. We’ve already gone over the basics of the Kickstarter in a previous post, and even had an interview with the...

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Real Life Adventures: Algonquin Park
Oct12

Real Life Adventures: Algonquin Park

Real Life Adventures: Algonquin Park By Daniel J. Bishop Canada is the second-largest country in the world, with only Russia being larger. Even so, most of Canada’s population hugs the American border, and that which does not is largely found along the coasts. Algonquin Provincial Park is located where the Province of Ontario begins to get a little less heavily populated. At approximately 3,000 square miles, the park is as third again...

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Roadworthy: Judge Jay Domingo!
Oct11

Roadworthy: Judge Jay Domingo!

Welcome to Roadworthy! This is a chance to show off a Road Crew Judge and allow them to share their experience and wisdom. We provide these profiles to help provide insight into their personality and style, and maybe give up-and-coming Judges some advice on improving their game. The Road Crew theme for 2018 is Strange New Worlds! Head out and find unique places to run games for willing participants. Do something that makes us take...

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Isle of Dread Now Available for Pre-Order!
Oct10

Isle of Dread Now Available for Pre-Order!

It’s time. The pieces are in place and the gears are turning. It’s time to plan your trip to the Isle. Original Adventures Reincarnated #2: The Isle of Dread is now up and available for pre-order from our online store. Like the first book in the series, Into the Borderlands, this volume will reprint the original version of the module by legendary designers Zeb Cook and Tom Moldvay, along with a full 5e version by Chris...

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Save Against Fear This Weekend!
Oct09

Save Against Fear This Weekend!

It’s time to party like it’s 1989…. The Save Against Fear convention is a small show in Harrisburg, PA that has it’s heart in the right place. Created by The Bodhana Group, the show is designed to highlight the concept of therapeutic role-playing games, and have a lot of fun along the way! And this year’s theme is “The 80’s” so you can wear your parachute pants and leg-warmers all day...

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Dead Stamps and Beyond!
Oct08

Dead Stamps and Beyond!

You might not be aware of this, but there tends to be a bit of a high death rate in Dungeon Crawl Classics. Especially with the 0-level adventures and such. Honest. One of the things that we’ve provided in the past is something to mark the passing of your character. Whether it be something glorious to ring out to the heavens to announce your character’s spirit arriving in the halls of the fallen—better known as The Gong of...

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Road to Adventure: Owlbear and Wizard’s Staff
Oct07

Road to Adventure: Owlbear and Wizard’s Staff

Here at Goodman Games we don’t just publish role-playing games, we play them. We are huge fans of the hobby, the industry, and—yes—the conventions. Welcome to the first installment of Road to Adventure, where we look at visits to shows and similar events by not just Goodman Games, but also members of the Road Crew. First up is Bruce Cunnigton, who took a special trip to a new show. Road to Adventure: Owlbear and Wizard’s...

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Zine Scene Revisited
Oct06

Zine Scene Revisited

The Zine Scene By Daniel J. Bishop Last year, Goodman Games brought you A Brief History of DCC Zines. As those of us who love this game know, Dungeon Crawl Classics has an active do-it-yourself community. While this isn’t uncommon in the OSR as a whole, DCC is even more open to the do-it-yourself vibe than most games out there. It is written to both encourage and enforce creativity. Judges need to create new monsters and magic items,...

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