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#WIP - Work in Progress - 2024 - A monthly digital zine

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#WIP is Bloat Games monthly digital-only zine/ newsletter/ catalog/ community forum/ stream of consciousness/ brain-vomit/ whatever.  The idea behind this is to find a way to effectively communicate with our friends and fans (I hate that term) of BG providing them an inside scoop of what’s all going down behind the scenes, the status of upcoming projects, and a place to really get to know the ins and outs of the gaming business, filtered through the view of those doing work for and with BG. 

 

What this is not?  This is not a high quality, professionally-produced polished gaming product or magazine.  There’s no slick, shiny, or ENnie-worthy stuff here.  Just info, pictures, words, none of which are deeply thought out, plotted, or fully developed.

 

Why does this cost $2?  Instead of spamming out an email to a bunch of people, who are going to just delete it, I’ve decided to put it on Drivethrurpg.  I plan to do this zine monthly, and treat the $2 paid for it as a yearly subscription.  Essentially, $2 buys you access to 12 zines (1 released each month in 2024).  These zines will be added on or around the 1st of each month to the Drivethrurpg file, so watch for notifications, or check back periodically.  Trust me, $2 is a more than fair price for what you will be receiving.

ISSUE #14, February 2024 - 44 Pages

  • Evolve Kickstarter - SUPER Success
  • 2 Adventure Hooks for DP&D Ultimate Edition
  • Layout Examples for DP&D Ultimate Edition
  • WIP:  Now That You're Dead
  • Random Tables for DP&D for OSE
  • WIP:  Cryptid Manual for 5e

ISSUE #13, January 2024 - 115 Pages:

  • #WIP – Year II (Introduction)
  • Evolved – Super Heroic Time Travel RPG Kickstarter Launching January 8th, 2024
  • Giant-Sized art gallery for Evolved by artist Christopher Torres
  • Announcing Bloat Zines
  • The Broken Controller Sneak Peek
  • DP&D Adventure Hooks – WIP (4 Adventure Hooks)
  • Forgotten Ballad on Facebook
  • Cries of the Overworld Pledgebox site open
  • Camp Blood – WIP (2 Classes, 2 Adventure Hooks, and Phobias Table)
  • Camp Blood – Map Concept - WIP
  • EVOLVED – CLASS PREVIEW - WIP

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Maxwell T December 03, 2023 4:21 pm UTC
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All I got for my download was a Jpeg of the cover....
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Maxwell T December 03, 2023 4:39 pm UTC
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Wait! I get it now! That's my 2024 subscription price! Sorry! All good here! :)
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