The Drums of War Sound
The great nations of Europe struggle for control of the New World. Native Americans struggle for their land and their lives. Planters and traders struggle for wealth and position. A new nation struggles to be born.
But look beneath the surface.
Monsters stalk the woods. Angry ghosts and spiteful witches plague the villagers. Explorers search for lost cities... [click here for more]
Step into the shadowy world of espionage and learn about the exploits of daring spies who risked their lives to secure victory for their cause. Thoroughly researched, Colonial Gothic Turncoats takes you on a journey into the minds and methods of some of the most intriguing figures of the era. From the infamous double agent Benedict Arnold to master spy Nathan Hale, you'll gain a new... [click here for more]
You are a hero, an outlaw, even a thorn in the side of the powers that be. Your trials prepared you, and now, you are ready to inscribe your name upon the rolls of history. The world will feel your justice. Your enemies cower from your vengeance. Those in power have no choice but to share it with you. You will be king, and the dynasty you found will... [click here for more]
Every important table you need to run Colonial Gothic is found here. From combat to Skill Tests now running your games are even easier.
This product comes with cardstock sheets that you can insert into the pockets of a four-panel customizable GM screen. Each sheet has landscape orientation, 11" wide by 8.5" tall. ... [click here for more]
Flames of Freedom: Beginnings
The long march to freedom begins here.
While the world watches and both sides draw up the plans of war, others lurk in the shadows, prowling forgotten tunnels, and heroes battle. An ancient enemy sows seeds of strife, and a much larger battle is about to begin. While Colonists cry for freedom and Loyalists struggle to reconcile with England, dark enemies gnaw... [click here for more]
Shadow, Sword & Spell is your game. You, as the Gamemaster, are free to run your game how you want. With all this freedom, you might get stuck trying to imagine new situations, or how to use the rules to craft the type of game they your players want. That is where this Gamemaster comes in. Gamemaster is written to bring you new ideas and... [click here for more]
New to Shadow, Sword & Spell? Have you walked the sun baked desert of The Shimmering Sands? In either case, brave hero, here is the book you have been searching for.
In Shadow, Sword & Spell: Player you will find options, enhancements and additions to enhance your game:
New skills and modifiers
New combat options, including rules for ocean and aerial combat
Rules for fantasy... [click here for more]
What mysteries lurk in the shadows?
Hired by a wizard in search of his legacy, you will soon discover, that a sleepy town, is not all it appears to be. People are missing, mysteries abound, but at least the food is good.
Set in a remote region of the Spineback Mountains, The Stew picks up a thread found in It's In The Wine and the plots of Caim are slowly ripening.
Written by Richard Iorio... [click here for more]
"Go tell Mankind, that there are Devils and Witches; and that tho those night-birds least appear where the Day-light of the Gospel comes, yet New-Engl. has had Exemples of their Existence and Operation."
- Revd. Cotton Mather, 1689
Monsters are everywhere. They lurk in the untamed mountains and forests of the New World. They stalk the towns and cities of the Thirteen Colonies. They... [click here for more]
From Parzival through Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade to The da Vinci Code, the Knights Templar have had an enduring hold over the popular imagination. At dawn on Friday, October 13, 1307, they went from being one of the most powerful organizations in medieval Europe to prisoners and fugitives. They were questioned under torture and their leaders were executed for heresy. Officially... [click here for more]
The New World...
A seductive song beckons to all those willing to travel to the New World and make it their own. Newcomers arrive daily on its shores to make a new start. Many come seeking the freedom to practice their religious beliefs free from persecution. Others, still, seek to exploit the new land's abundant resources to make themselves rich beyond their dreams. It is a place... [click here for more]
The time has come to answer the call and choose a side.
Gamemasters, your time is here. Contained within this book is information you need to make Colonial Gothic your own.
The topics found within will help you bring the colonial period of America to life. In addition you will be treated to a host of rule options, new features, and other items that allow... [click here for more]
Iä! Shub-Niggurath! The Black Goat of the Woods with a Thousand Young.
His work has inspired many. From writers ranging from Stephen King, Robert Bloch and Ramsey Campbell; to electronic games, movies, comic books and tabletop games. So important is this influence he is known simply by one name.
Now it can be told. A history so secret that knowledge of it threatens... [click here for more]
Six towns, many secrets.
Plymouth, Massachusetts; Elizabethtown, Maryland; Savannah, Georgia; Charlotte Haven, Florida, Popham, Massachusetts; Roanoke Island. Six towns that appear to have nothing in common.
Six towns with secrets.
Award-winning author Jennifer Brozek (Caller Unknown, Never Let Me Die, and Keystones) takes you beneath the surface of six communities... [click here for more]
IT WAS A DIFFERENT TIME.
A time when Washington was a militia colonel.
A time when Franklin was best known as a scientist. A time when Bostonians drank tea.
A time when the British were the good guys.
Welcome to a new era for COLONIAL GOTHIC, as the pages of history are tuned back to a time prior to the American Revolution. In THE FRENCH AND INDIAN WAR, players and gamemasters... [click here for more]
There are more things in heaven and earth... You have traveled the Thirteen Colonies and beyond. You have faced down ancient spirits, legendary beasts and scheming magicians. You have fought for freedom, truth, and sanity. Still, there is much for you to discover. Colonial Gothic: A Player's Companion offers a wide range of options, enhancements, and new... [click here for more]
Sometimes it does not pay to be curious. Curiosity is dangerous.
In Karl Magnussen’s case, it cost him his life.
Considered to be one of the foremost theologians of his time, Karl has to passions in life: his wife and his research.
When word reached him of some strange religious practices taking place in the small village of Lake in the Hills located in The Vintage, the scholar wasted no time... [click here for more]
This is not a story of life and death. Nor one of grim horror. It is not a story filled with forbidden arcane magic or vile. It is a story where you are the hero, and where everything is possible. Even the most mundane is extraordinary. So, where does it begin? Like any story: at the beginning, once upon a time… It is time to leave the real world behind and return to the world of your childhood:... [click here for more]
Hello brave traveler, welcome to Harper's Gate! I see you have heard of our simple little town. We have anything you might need, and if we don't, well it can be obtained, for the right price. What's that? Are the rumors true? What rumors are you interested in? After all, there is much hidden within the shadows. A complete setting, Harper's Gate is designed to be easily adaptable to any fantasy setting.... [click here for more]
There are many tales dealing with colonial america. Some are whispered in shaking voices in fear of bringing doom to the teller. Some are published in books cherished by those lucky to possess a copy. Then there are some that have been forgotten and thought to be lost to the ravages of time. Here you will find lost tales dealing with the world of Colonial Gothic. Written by award... [click here for more]
Sometimes it does not pay to be curious. Curiosity is dangerous. In Karl Magnussen’s case it cost him his life. Considered to be one of the foremost theologians of his time, Karl has to passions in life: his wife and his research. When word reached him of some strange religious practices taking place in the small village of Lake in the Hills located in The Vintage, the scholar wasted no time traveling... [click here for more]
The World is a danger filled place. Monsters lurk in the shadows waiting for the moment to strike upon the unsuspecting. The Jungles or Moran teems with threats both mundane and magical. Though most threats are from the physical world, there are many threats originating from nether realms. Shadow, Sword & Spell: Threats is your guide to the dangers that lurk upon The World.... [click here for more]
The name invokes wonderment. It fuels the imagination of storytellers. It fills merchants with a lust for riches.
Covering most of this land is a thick jungle called the Pashuvanam, or Jungle of Beasts. The jungle deserves its name. Fierce monsters and animals plague Beidhanids and Nipuans alike, sometimes destroying entire villages. Over the last few centuries, most of the dangerous creatures... [click here for more]
The American Revolution is over, and the colonies are now coming to terms with the aftermath. Creating a government is messy, but messier still is the call to expand the boarders of the young nation. As Americans moved out west for land, tensions between the natives and Americans reached an all time high in the region of the Old Northwest, part of which was to become the state of Ohio. It was on a... [click here for more]
1559: a time of discovery and exploration. In the New World, an ancient power sleeps, awaiting the stars to align in order to rise again.Are you Ready?It has been 500 years since the Old World last had contact with Norumbega. Is it a city of magic and gold, or of terror and death? The time has come, the stars have aligned, and a new cycle begins.THAT WHICH HAS... [click here for more]
Lawlessness reigns and nowhere is this more apparent than in the small settlement of Lynn. Located north of Boston, local bandits have taken advantage of the current conflict with England, and now terrorize the village.
All have been touched by this lawlessness, especially Jacob Newhall, proprietor of the Lynn Tavern. His daughter, Tabitha, has fallen victim to these rogues. Found wandering the... [click here for more]
Sometimes it is best not to ask what is for dinner...
What mysteries lurk in the shadows?
Hired by a wizard in search of his legacy, you will soon discover, that a sleepy town, is not all it appears to be.
People are missing, mysteries abound, but at least the food is good.
Originally designed for Shadow, Sword & Spell, Rogue Games brings... [click here for more]