Author Archives: Newt

About Newt

Games Designer, Publisher, Web Developer, Dad.

Something mysterious is happening on Furlong Down

John R. Davis is Kickstarting his latest 5ed adventure module, The Mysterious Happenings on Furlong Down. Continue reading

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Christmas in July UK OSR picks

Here’s my personal list of picks from the UK publishers participating in’s Christmas in July sale. Continue reading

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D101 Games pdfs in DriveThruRPG’s Christmas in July!

All of D101 Games pdfs are in Christmas in July sale. Continue reading

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Crypts and Things Conversion pdf for The Midderlands

If you back the Midderlands on Kickstarter and it funds, I will produce a 5-10 page conversion document so you can run it with Crypts and Things. Continue reading

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Grab some D101 Old School goodness in our 25% Summer Sale

25% off Summer Sale at D101 Games Web store, for two weeks, closes Sunday 16th July 12 am GMT. Amongst the items on Sale! Crypts and Things (Softcover £15/$23 Hardcover £23/$30) River of Heaven (Softcover £15/$23 Hardcover £23/$30) The Savage … Continue reading

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Into the Midderlands

OSR Map maker supremo and all round nice guy Glynn Seal of Monkey Blood Design is Kickstarting his Midderlands Book.  This is a setting/ creature book with a short adventure, which comes bundled with a gorgeous large map of the setting. The Midderlands is a fictional medieval fantasy version of the lands around were Glynn lives in English Midlands region.  Continue reading

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OpenQuest Refreshed is here!

The new updated version of OpenQuest is now available. Its a slight tidy of up and revision of the OpenQuest 2 Deluxe version that I released over five years ago, with a new cover by Jon Hodgson and all new full colour art by Jeshields inside. Continue reading

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Return to the Furnace

A reflective post about pulling out a scenario that ran 7 years ago as my return to D&D and getting it written up for another GM to run it. Continue reading

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New edition of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay from Cubicle 7

Just announced by Cubicle 7, they shall be releasing a new edition of Warhammer Fantasy Roleplaying later this year. Continue reading

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Life and Death – Sorcerors

The presence of a villainous sorcerer is fundamental to a good Swords and Sorcery tale, and this week’s Fiendish Friday post details three from the upcoming Life and Death Zarth Edition. Continue reading

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