Warehouse 23 Blog

A Shortcut To The Stars

Posted: April 02, 2004

Strange new worlds, an evil power to overthrow, and most of the aliens speak English. What more could you ask for? Fantastic Frontiers explores the first season of Stargate with ways to run every episode in your own game. If you still want more, Living Gods is a guide to the nastiest of the nasties, the Goa'uld.

War Games

Posted: April 01, 2004

The d20 rules cover skirmishes and individuals locked in hand-to-hand combat, but what do you use to represent entire countries going to war? Fields of Blood: The Book of War brings large-scale combat to the d20 System, with rules for battles, sieges, and leading your own troops into the thick of the fight.

Mage In The Tower

Posted: March 31, 2004

Berate your minions, discover powerful artifacts, and smear other magic-users into a bloody paste; it's the joy of mage battles. Tower Siege is a card game that lets you take the part of a mage trying to reduce other towers to rubble, while keeping your own standing. There's no adrenaline rush quite like spell-casting.

Multitask Like Never Before

Posted: March 30, 2004

Life is full of hard decisions. Watch a movie? Play a game? Sit around and talk? How about doing it all at once? Say What? is a card game designed to be played while doing something else entirely. So long as someone - anyone - is saying or doing something, the game can go on.

Stay Positive

Posted: March 28, 2004

Tired? Depressed? You need something . . . positive. A pink cat face on your torso! Try the Murr Crop Top. Or an off-off-Broadway musical about Jesus: try the Nailed T-Shirt. Maybe what you really need is a way to put Something Positive pictures directly on your skin; luckily, we have Temporary Tattoos.

Blood Magic

Posted: March 27, 2004

Another company takes a shot at the Legend of the Five Rings setting with Paradigm Concepts' roleplaying supplement Bloodspeakers. It's all about the dark blood magic of the Bloodspeakers, who are out, like most everyone else, to corrupt the throne of Rokugan. Bloody adventure included.

Taking Babylon 5 Further

Posted: March 26, 2004

Mongoose expands its Babylon 5 RPG (and a few other lines they publish) with their house magazine, Signs & Portents. Find out more about Mr. Morden in Signs & Portents 5, serve the Centauri Republic with new prestige classes in Signs & Portents 6, or check out the most recent issue in Signs & Portents 7.

Because You're Still Stuck On Earth

Posted: March 25, 2004

Rapture brought a very literal type of post-apocalyptic gaming to the d20 System, and now Fist of God takes that premise even further. Heaven and Hell war across their chosen battleground of Earth, and all of humanity is caught in the middle, between powers they can barely begin to comprehend.

Ninja Of The Future

Posted: March 24, 2004

Sneak into the future with Burger Tech, a Ninja Burger RPG expansion of giant robots, schoolgirls with magic powers, supervillains from outer space, and, of course, fast food delivery. Even when the world has changed, there is need for the tasty Ninja Burger delivered straight to the door of your space fortress.

Vacationing In EverQuest

Posted: March 23, 2004

Up for a lunar expedition? Take a jaunt on Luclin, with an eye out for monsters in the wilderness. If you're more in the mood for an idyllic nature trip, visit the Forests of Faydark, but try not to trip over any orcs. Or interact with some of the colorful native peoples of this lovely land, guided by the Monsters of Luclin.

Because Non-Euclidean Monsters Need Love Too

Posted: March 22, 2004

It's squishy, it's slurmy, it's just a little creepy, it's the Shoggoth plushie toy. Cuddle up with an amorphous many-eyed horror at night and dream of cities beneath the sea. Just make sure to keep it away from pets, children, neighbors, valued houseplants . . .

For Honor. For The Franchise.

Posted: March 21, 2004

Now you can show your dedication to the Ninja Burger fast-food chain with T-shirts that will bring honor to your household. Creep about in the black Dim-Mak shirt, or hide your ninja qualities with the gray Guaranteed Delivery shirt.

Like . . . Dude.

Posted: March 20, 2004

Celebrate the USA's favorite illicit mind-altering substance with a new variation on the game of Fluxx, Stoner Fluxx. Because some games are a little bit better when you're a little bit high.

Power Games And Mind Games

Posted: March 19, 2004

When it comes to power, it's all about making other people bend to your wishes. Rule from on high with the blatant political power of The Noble's Handbook, or manipulate more secretly with the powers of The Psychic's Handbook. One way or another, they'll do what you want . . .

Squishy Goodness

Posted: March 18, 2004

Cheapass Games takes on computer games again with Dr. Blob's Organism, a fast-paced game of blob-blasting as bad bacteria try to escape from their petri dish prison. Everyone loves a game with squishy, moist sound effects.