Guest: Moon Design’s own Rick Meints Just a note that there are a few audio glitches in this episode – particularly in the first couple of minutes, courtesy of Skype – however, sound does improve. Empty Fridge in the Green Room 0:00 – 2:25 Jeff is in Berlin and MOB and Rob the Producer are ..
To all members of the tribe, Many thanks for your support this year, and the compliments of the season! See you all in 2016, the 50th anniversary of Glorantha! Best Wishes from Rick, Jeff, Ne..
2176 backers, $206,819 pledged – 689% over our initial funding target, shows there’s a lot of magic left in RuneQuest! The RQ Classic Kickstarter is over and we thank the 2176 backers for joining us on an epic journey! We have achieved so much these last 24 days. We hoped for 1000 backers, were amazed when ..
Moon Design Publications is delighted to announce that its phenomenally successful RUNEQUEST CLASSIC Kickstarter campaign is now entering its final five days. This campaign reprints the classic second edition of the RuneQuest RPG, which in its heyday rivaled Dungeons & Dragons in sales. Launched on November 27th, the campaign target of 30K was funded in ..
New model will significantly cut shipping costs for British and European customers Chaosium and Moon Design Publications have finalized a new fulfillment and distribution model for Europe, it was announced at the Dragonmeet Games Convention in London yesterday. Jeff Richard, Vice President and Creative Director of Chaosium, said UK-based firm Kixto (http://www.kixto.eu) will provide fulfillment for ..
RUNEQUEST 2 RETURNS AS ‘RUNEQUEST CLASSIC’ KICKSTARTER Reprint of the iconic RPG kicks off 50th Anniversary of Greg Stafford’s mythic game world Glorantha A Kickstarter campaign to reprint the celebrated second edition of the roleplaying game RuneQuest was launched today. This edition, set in Greg Stafford’s legendary game world Glorantha, took the gaming world by ..
The RuneQuest Classic Kickstarter is just about to commence and here’s a sneak peek at one of the special items being offered – the Runequest Playtest Manuscript. This is a 250+ page hardcover book created from high resolution scans of the original playtest manuscript. This manuscript is the only known set of playtest notes in existence, which ..
Kickstarter launch this Friday (11/27) – Moon Design is bringing the iconic RuneQuest 2nd edition rulebook back into print, kicking off the celebrations for the 50th Anniversary of Gloranth..
BRP Central (basicroleplaying.org) is the new official online forum for Chaosium, company president Rick Meints announced today. “Since day one the new Chaosium team has stated that one of our core commitments is to communicate better with our tribe: our Kickstarter backers, our creatives, our players, and our fans,” said Meints. “We want to listen, ..
The Feathered Horse Queens are the most important Earth priestesses of Dragon Pass (and often paired with the High Priestess at the Shaker Temple – they always address each other as “sister”). The following is a Queens List written for Prince Agrath from the Boldhome Knowledge Temple: Eneera Tor (born 1430, Feathered Horse Queen 1455 to 1535, Queen ..
Update: The Guide is back! Go to Chaosium.com This is very bittersweet news for me. I just turned off sales of the physical copies of the Guide to Glorantha. We’ve sold everything printed, shipping to over 40 countries. I’ve lugged boxes, processed tons of orders, and will dearly miss it, even if my back won’t. ..
A snippet from an old Jrusteli account of Fonrit. I’d date this to about 890 ST: Gods of FonritIn Fonrit, the people worship demigods who they say restored the Cosmic Court of the God Time. My research has determined that these demigods sought to restore the Golden Age; I believe they were partially successful, but ..
The Coming Storm is the next Glorantha book coming out – the first volume of a two volume epic campaign for HeroQuest set during the opening stages of the Hero Wars and leading up to the Liberation of Sartar. Jon Hodgson did the cover for the book, and I thought it might be interesting to see ..
Glorantha will be at PAX Prime – this week! Come by our booth in room 206 (we are sharing with Pelgrane and Fire Opal Media) and grab your copy of HeroQuest Glorantha, King of Sartar, the Argan Argar Atlas, and Prince of Sartar. And this is one of your last chances to get a copy ..
Nochet is City of Queens, the emerald jewel of Esrolia, and the greatest and most important city in the world. It is the favorite resting place of Esrola, and home to many thousands of gods and goddesses. Here Imarja granted the Charter of Nochet, which governs divinities and mortals alike; here Imarja gave the Grandmothers the ..
Gen Con – The Guide to Glorantha picked up the 2015 Silver ENnie for Best Cartography at the awards ceremony tonight – congratulations to master mapmaker Colin Driver who was responsible for the amazing cartography! Many thanks and kudos go to all the artists and mapmakers involved in the project: Colin Driver, and Simon Bray, Bernard Bittler, Todd ..