Category Archive: role-playing games

Paranoia

On 24th October Mongoose Publishing launched a Kickstarter for a reboot of classic 1980s dystopian RPG Paranoia, with Spaaace’s James Wallis as the game’s lead designer as well as consultant on the crowdfunding campaign. It blew past its goal of £30,000 inside nine hours, and within a day had passed £50,000. With a co-ordinated campaign […]

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Kickstarter update

The Kickstarter campaign to fund Alas Vegas launched at 5pm on Tuesday 29th January, and reached its funding goal less than eight hours later. At the time of this entry it has been running for just over a week and stands at £7202 from 364 backers, averaging £20 per backer. Three stretch goals have been […]

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Can You Kick It?

Spaaace has launched its first Kickstarter campaign, for the tabletop role-playing game Alas Vegas, described as ‘a horror RPG of bad luck, bad faith & bad blood’. You can see its webpage here. The game has been two years in gestation. It’s a new format for RPGs, based on an HBO miniseries rather than the […]

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Rising to the surface

Spaaace has been in stealth mode for over a year, running silent and deep, but after a month at periscope depth we have resurfaced, and we’re ready for action. Projects are piling up already—almost all of them on the QT, but we can talk about the following: James has been working on two short-form RPGs, […]

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FRUP revived?

Spaaace magneto James Wallis has brought one of his 1990s projects out of mothballs, the never-completed parody-RPG FRUP, and is sharing choice excerpts from the manuscript and artwork on a new website, www.whatisfrup.com. Rumours that if there’s sufficient interest he will publish the game later this year have not been denied.

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Dragon Warriors Players Book

Work is underway on Legend, the Players Book for the Dragon Warriors RPG, published by Spaaace subsidiary Magnum Opus Press. Featuring expansions to almost all aspects of the game including three new character professions and a new way of refining character descriptions with additional skills, ‘Paths’, it’s the most hotly awaited Dragon Warriors release since […]

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