Author Archives: Newt

About Newt

Games Designer, Publisher, Web Developer, Dad.

Win a free hardcover Crypts & Things

I’ve thrown a hard cover copy of Crypts and Things +two runners up pdfs at Tenkar’s Tavern , the outstanding News blog covering a good chunk of OSR stuff daily, for their annual OSR Christmas giveaway. To get in with a … Continue reading

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Cakebread & Walton Holiday Sale

Just in details of fellow Brits Cakebread & Walton’s crazy Winter Holiday Sale 40%-60% off until 2nd January on DriveThruRpg.com. Continue reading

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From the Shroud #1 Contents

Fiendish Friday: The content’s list for the first issue of From the Shroud a zine for Crypts and Things. Continue reading

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The Forest Dragon

Long time d101 collaborator Jon Hodgson is Kickstarting his nine year old son’s Fantasy Adventure Card Game, The Forest Dragon. Continue reading

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Crypts and Things goes to the Movies

Some of the visual treats that inspired Crypts and Things Remastered, old ’60s monster films, 80s Clive Barker and Dr Who feature on the list. Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The Dead God Ugsharak

Fiendish Friday returns with a short excerpt from the adventure “The Secret of Skull Hill” soon to be published in fanzine “From the Shroud #1” Continue reading

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Incoming C&T Fanzine

Cover and details of the shortly to be released Crypts and Things Fanzine, From The Shroud. Continue reading

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UK OSR Round Up for November 2016

Round of UK OSR news for Nov 2016. Goings on at D101 + Dragonmeet + Mythras releases + Grogmeet + Crypts of Indormancy. Continue reading

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Crypts and Things Review

Behold another Crypts & Things Remastered review by Edgewise of the Artifacts and Relics blog 🙂 “There’s a lot of game here, and it provides a GM with very a distinctive set of rules and setting that are familiar enough … Continue reading

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Swords & Wizardry Light – D&D in two pages!

Erik Tenkar of Tenkar’s Tavern fame has put together a slimmed down version of Swords & Wizardry, the OD&D retroclone, that covers levels 1-3. The game is basically a 4 pager, that is laid out (very colorfully and professionally in … Continue reading

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