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  • Cover Art: Dark Side of Loridian
    I recently made the cover art for DwD Studios' upcoming adventure module for their science fiction roleplaying game FrontierSpace entitled  Dark Side of Loridian . It look
  • Mini Six: Rescue in the Rainforest
    Mini Six: Doom Agents 03 Rescue in the Rainforest Title image Last time on Doom Agents , four operatives sent to investigate the Eternitech factory deep in the South Ameri
  • SWD6: The Battle of Corulag (Instance B)
    SWD6: The Battle of Corulag Instance B This Star Wars RPG game session (D6 system) was the first of two that I ran today using the same scenario I quickly devised yesterda
  • SWD6: The Battle of Corulag (Instance A)
    SWD6: The Battle of Corulag Instance A This Star Wars RPG game session (D6 system) was the first of two that I ran today using the same scenario I quickly devised yesterda
  • Force and Destiny: The Lost General
    Force and Destiny: The Lost General As role-playing practice for my theatre class, I ran a FFG Star Wars RPG session for the students. If playing a space swashbuckling cha
  • Mini Six: Debacle in the Amazon
    This marks the first time students played a second game in a single campaign, although they all played new characters because of a TPK in their first session . Mini Six: D
  • Mini Six: The Seaside Catastrophe
    And so it came to pass that I was given the opportunity to present my ideas for tabletop role-playing games (RPGs) as a language learning tool to the workplace. During the
  • The Kido Watcher's Guide to Bavva
    Dice For Brains is an amazing Star Wars RPG actual play podcast, gamemastered by Ross Rockafellow using Fantasy Flight Games'  Force and Destiny rules. What makes the podc
  • Mini Six: A Day By The Sea
    For the third time I ran a tabletop RPG session for my class using the Mini Six system, and this time I have integrated it with the English curriculum we had. The week's l
  • SWD6: Out of the Red
    Time is the Hunter Episode 06: Out of the Red Continuing the adventure I ran for Ain and Irfan last December ... Bounty hunter Jax Hunt and amnesiac lady who called hersel
  • Patreon: Troops on the Ground
    The latest Patreon paper miniatures were released hours before August arrived, but I forgot to feature them here on the blog. So here are the Troops on the Ground series o
  • Irfan's New Dice
    I tried ordering some cheap dice from Lazada several weeks ago for Irfan. The new set of black dice. The new set with his old purple set he bought in Subang Jaya . Haven't
  • Last of the FrontierSpace Chapter Pages
    I have completed all the chapter header artwork for DwD Studios ' upcoming FrontierSpace RPG. To remind ourselves, here are some more artwork from the last update . Chapte
  • Patreon Commission: Enigma Corps
    In the past two month or so I was commissioned by Edward MacGregor to create several batches of paperminis for his Enigma Corps campaign. Enigma Corps is an uchronic diese
  • BFF: The Free Wizards of the Clave
    The last day of Ramadhan, Irfan taught cousin Aiman to play RPG, specifically BareBones Fantasy (BBF). With the Eid Tabletop RPG Travel Pack I brought, I gamemastered an i
  • Cannibal Halfling Logo Commission
    Two years ago ago, I did a unit logo patch for Seamus Conneely's Star Wars RPG campaign. Seamus recently contacted me again to commission a logo for his website Cannibal H
  • FrontierSpace Chapter Pages Redux
    Meanwhile all through this month and the last, I have been slowly working my way through DwD Studios ' artwork for their upcoming FrontierSpace RPG. As per the last update
  • Force and Destiny: Jungle in the Sky
    I was finally able to run another role-playing game session for my students for an English Language speaking exercise, the first for this semester. Probably no other games
  • FrontierSpace Chapter Pages
    Besides robots , I have also submitted some chapter pages to DwD Studios for FrontierSpace. Chapter 2: The Basics Chapter 3: Character Creation Chapter 4: Species I feel b
  • FrontierSpace Robots
    FrontierSpace RPG artwork is currently underway, slowly thanks to gout and day job duties that had been increased greatly. Here are some robotic preview artwork I have sub
  • Patreon: City Detectives
    We return to the modern age with a new batch of tabletop RPG paper miniatures: law enforcement agents! Usable with any investigative or espionage settings, like Delta Gree
  • SWD6: The Aborted Play Mission
    It was not easy to acquire enough free time to run an RPG session these days. So I was very elated to schedule the continuation of Time is the Hunter . I cleared the coffe
  • Tabletop Games Expo at UniMAP
    After almost two years in Perlis, there arose an opportunity to host a tabletop game exhibition here at the university. Gray and Ben both gamers I knew and interacted with
  • Paperminis: Characters from my SWRPG Campaigns
    Here are paper miniatures of characters created for my own various Star Wars RPG campaigns for your own use. There is space at their feet on one side of the paperminis to
  • Paperminis: KX-series Security Droids
    Alan Tudyk made the role of K-2SO the reprogrammed Imperial security droid from Rogue One a memorable one. If you require paper miniatures of him or other KX-series droids
  • Paperminis: BB-series Astromech Droids
    BB-8 the spherical rolling astromech unit belonging to Poe Dameron is quite the popular droid. Finally I had gotten around to making paper miniatures of its type of droid
  • All Night's Black Agents Artwork on the Blog
    The other RPG campaign I played in more-or-less regularly with the Gamers of Kuala Lumpur crew is Night's Black Agents where we played an group of international freelance
  • All Eclipse Phase Artwork on the Blog
    Over the years I drew pictures for the actual play reports of Eclipse Phase that I played with the GOKL crew, I have never collected all the artwork in a single post... un
  • A Homemade Gamemaster's Notebook
    Irfan has now taken up bookbinding as a hobby so I thought I would commission from him a small gamemaster's notebook for me. I printed out the cover design at the print sh
  • Patreon: Intrepid Mechanoids
    Here is the 14th batch of RPG paper miniatures I created and released at my Patreon page. Call them mechanoids, drones, droids, bots, synths... they are useable for any sc
  • Deep Dive into WEG Lore: Rogue One Ultimate Visual Guide
    After receiving it as an early birthday present from Ivan earlier, this month I discovered that DK Publishing's Rogue One Ultimate Visual Guide (UVG) by Pablo Hidalgo whic
  • Patreon: The Uplifts of Space
    Returning to the themes of transhumanism for the Hishgraphics paper miniature releases on Patreon, here are some uplifted animals to be used in your campaign. There are tw
  • EOTE: Problem Child
    Problem Child Dramatis Personae : Amri as Grabow , male Wookiee doctor Ijam as Matwe , male human smuggler pilot Fazrie as Lumpy , male Wookiee mercenary soldier Just as i
  • Patreon: Human Adventurers
    I have uploaded a pair of new paper miniature releases for Patreon, but forgot to announce it here. So here are the two sets of freely downloadable PDFs usable as player c
  • SWD6: The Chandrila Extraction Fiasco
    Time is the Hunter Episode 05: The Chandrila Extraction Fiasco After their rescue of the rebel agent known as "The Skywalker" , who turned out to be a Togorian named Meow
  • Force and Destiny Core Rulebook
    At first Fantasy Flight Games released the Edge of the Empire rulebook which allowed players to be the scoundrels and smugglers of the galaxy. Then they released the Age o
  • Mini Six: Shadows Through The Mist
    I have always stated that tabletop role-playing games (RPGs) can be amazing teaching tools, not only for language purposes but to develop critical thinking skills, social
  • Paperminis: Phase II Clone Troopers
    I thought I would get the ubiquitous Republic clone troopers from the Clone Wars out of the way before we get swept up by Rogue One fever in the coming months. These are j
  • The Saurials of the Lost Vale
    Over the weekend, I worked on an art commission for Chris Constantin's upcoming update for his book The Saurials of the Lost Vale ! Drawing fantasy dinosaur people will ne
  • Patreon: Black Ops Spies
    The 10th batch of paper miniatures for use with tabletop role-playing games has been released on my Patreon page. Again, use these for any spy games from Top Secret S.I. t
  • Across The Stars: Impereporter
    Presenting the second Across the Stars commission of the year, made last night: an Impereporter for the Technopapacy. The caption as written by Christopher Mennell reads:
  • Patreon: High Society Spies!
    My latest Hishgraphics Patreon Papermini set has been released ! Download the PDF files at the link above for use in espionage tabletop role-playing games, from Night's Bl
  • Across The Stars: The Bureaucrat
    Across the Stars RPG artwork commissions have begun again! Below is the first illustration I made this year for this science fiction project: According to the caption: A G
  • SWD6: Doublecross
    Strikeforce Enteague Episode 08: Doublecross After their mission to Driscall , bouny hunters Shanna Toarinar and Ace Browning Crossfire along with the pirate Phoenix Avalo
  • SWD6: Battle Among the Clouds
    Strikeforce Enteague Episode 07 Battle Among the Clouds A CRY FOR HELP FROM IGMALAR! Drew Greyhelm received a signal from Rebel spy Ooogle Flutzgle at the swamp planet of
  • SWD6: Betrayal
    Strikeforce Enteague Episode 06 Betrayal After their little bounty hunting side job , the team returned to Enteague Minor to discover that Commander Drew Greyhelm had adde
  • SWD6: The Rogue Lieutenant
    Strikeforce Enteague After their previous adventure to the "illusory" planet of Zarligrenor, the strikeforce decided to take a week off at the Ginuvar system located also
  • SWD6: The Test of Truth Part 2
    Strikeforce Enteague Click here for The Test of Truth Part 1 ! On their transport mission, the Nexus Point has crashed on an uncharted planet! Passenger Trace Traverse has
  • The Laundry: The Man From Counter Possession
    Far Afield: Episode 01 The Man From Counter Possession On this slow lazy Sunday afternoon, after binge watching the new series Stranger Things which I had described elsewh
  • Grenadier Battle Droid
    David Schwarz , a Star Wars D6 gamemaster and player, recently tweeted some homebrewed illustrations and stats of a droid he made before a game many, many years ago. This
  • SWD6: The Test of Truth Part 1
    Strikeforce Enteague The fourth session of the campaign was run in 1989 but I drew a comic of it some time in the mid 1990s. Because of the references in the first page, I
  • SWD6: Snow Job
    Strikeforce Enteague Episode 03 Snow Job The adventures of the Strikefore Enteague continued as the team reloacated to the new Alliance outpost on the moon of Enteague Min
  • SWD6: Rebel Breakout
    Strikeforce Enteague After the first solo session that introduced Bounty Hunter Shanna Toarinar into the campaign, I ran a session for a larger group of players using the
  • Paperminis: Rogue One Troopers
    Rogue One , the first of the Star Wars anthology movies, will be released in six months. New stormtrooper types which will make their debut in the film have been introduce
  • SWD6: The Privilege of Choice
    Time is the Hunter Episode 04: The Privilege of Choice A 1500th post special! Last time on Star Wars Time is the Hunter , Jax Hunt finds himself being forcibly inducted in
  • Old Sketches for Star Wars Adventures
    I would very much like to say that these are some of the oldest illustrations I have drawn to be used for Star Wars RPG (to be precise the Strikeforce Enteague campaign),
  • SWD6: Deeper Undercity
    Time is the Hunter Episode 03: Deeper Undercity Last time on Star Wars Time is the Hunter , a gunfight between bounty hunters accidentally activated a trio of Separatist B
  • Paper Minis: Royal Guards and a Sheev
    It's been a while since I posted Star Wars RPG paper miniatures. So here is something that would break the silence: Imperial Royal Guards! The red armoured guards which wa
  • Modesty Blazing Intro Video
    While awaiting the next time I travel to Kuala Lumpur and by chance the GOKL group is free to congregate for a roleplaying session of Star Wars Edge of the Empire , I have
  • SWD6: Stalk the Lower Levels
    Time is the Hunter Episode 02: Stalk the Lower Levels Last time on Time is the Hunter , Irfan played bounty hunter Jax Hunt who signed up with the Byblos chapter of the Ho
  • Paper Minis: Coruscant Underworld Police
    All the way from Star Wars: The Clone Wars are the Coruscant Security Force personnel stationed deep in the underworld sectors and here are some paper miniatures if you wa
  • SWD6: Point of Entry
    I figured it was time to return to the source from whence my interest of simulationist/narrativist tabletop games originated: Star Wars The Roleplaying Game once published
  • Paper Minis: Rebel Commandos
    We are now back in the Classic Trilogy era after a foray into The Force Awakens paper miniatures for an entry or four. Rebel Alliance's SpecForce battalions are many. Amon
  • Paper Minis: Guavian Enforcers
      The Guavian Death Gang could conceivably be your player characters' generic criminal enemies in your RPG campaign. Don't forget to take into account the Guavian Security
  • Paper Minis: Resistance Soldiers
      Ground troops and the fighter pilots of the Resistance! Underfunded, understaffed and far from resupply sources the General Leia Organa's Resistance do what they can to
  • Paper Minis: More First Order Stormtroopers
    Perhaps I should continue with paperminis from The Force Awakens no? Here are a bunch of First Order Snowtroopers and Flametroopers for your tabletop use, should you even
  • Paper Minis: First Order Stormtroopers
    I'm sure someone will be wanting to run Star Wars RPG campaign set in The Force Awakens era, so here are the first of many paper miniatures to help you on your tabletop. F
  • Troubleshooters Unit Patch
    Find it! Shoot it! Make it! Recently I completed a commission for a unit patch for a Rebel Alliance group known as the Troubleshooters for Seamus Conneely's Star Wars RPG
  • EOTE: Dirge of the Nepotist Captain
    Modesty Blazing Episode 06: Dirge of the Nepotist Captain Previously (and 14 real time months ago) on Star Wars Modesty Blazing ... Thanks to the course I was sent on  gav
  • Call of Cthulhu: Happy Endings
    Last time on Call of Cthulhu (back in June) our solo protagonist, the young Detective DJ Stark failed to stop whatever unholy occult occurence at Horton Opera House . Stab
  • Those Stories About What Happened...
    I might have overdone it with the "Those Stories About What Happened" meme adapted from the latest Star Wars The Force Awakens trailer, pertaining to West End Games' Star
  • Strikeforce Enteague The Movie?
    Once upon a time, Shanna Toarinar the bounty hunter stole a captured A-Wing Fighter from the Empire . Soon after, she was recruited to be the first member of the Strikefor
  • Brett's Star Wars RPG Group
    Recently, Brett Pisinski of Wicked North Games commissioned a group artwork of the adventuring party for his Star Wars Rebels D6 RPG campaign. Here is the final illustrati
  • Patreon: Transhuman Heroes 1
    In a transhuman or posthuman setting, you are able to enhance your body and your mind with cybernetics or nootropics, or you could discard your body and drive a totally di
  • Call of Cthulhu: A Night At The Opera
    Last time ( a year and 4 days ago in real time ) , despite being badly injured and walking on crutches, Detective DJ Stark (played by Irfan) succeeded in thwarting the sch
  • Paper Minis: More Imperial Troops
    It's that random time of the week/month/year again when I draw and release a new free set of Star Wars RPG paper miniatures for your player characters to tangle with on yo
  • Patreon: Lovecraftian Investigators 3
    Lovecraftian / 1920s Pulp Investigators paperminis have been released on Patreon! For this batch, I drew six new artwork, namely: the Actress , the Game Hunter , the Profe
  • Patreon: Lovecraftian Investigators 2
    New Lovecraftian / 1920s Pulp Investigators paperminis have been released on Patreon! For this batch, I drew and setup a range of characters on the pdf, namely: the Librar
  • Lords of Nal Hutta
    One of the gifts given to me by Kai and the Gamers of KL crew on our trip back to Kuala Lumpur was Lords of Nal Hutta , the recently-released sourcebook for Hutts and Hutt
  • A Package from DwD Studios
    Copies of roleplaying game books arrived today from DwD Studios , sent by Bill Logan!  As has been documented on the blog before, I've played BareBones Fantasy with Irfan
  • Patreon: Lovecraftian Investigators
    Latest Patreon papermini release from Hishgraphics Papermini Patreon ! Lovecraftian / pulp investigators from the 1920s! All prepared to lose their marbles upon investigat
  • Paper Minis: Clone Wars Batch 2
    L-R: C-21 Highsinger, Duchess Satine Kryze, Queen Miraj Scintel, Rako Hardeen, Sugi, Wolffe (phase two costume) It's been quite a while since I made some Star Wars RPG pap
  • EOTE Tabletop Day Episode: Together Again For The First Time
    Edged by the Empire Episode 10 Together Again For The First Time Previously on Edged by the Empire... It was International Tabletop Day again, and like last year we played
  • Laundry Photo Goes Viral For Some Reason
    When I was reading the Laundry RPG rulebook away from home in Lunas , I thought I'd take a photo of the "What is a Roleplaying Game" section of the book and post it on Goo
  • Paper Minis: Clone Wars Batch 1
    L-R: Embo, Aurra Sing, Bo-Katan, Ahsoka Tano (fugitive costume), Asajj Ventress (bounty hunter costume), Rex (phase two costume) For a bunch of folk on different sides of
  • EOTE: Adversity of the Unexpected
    Edged by the Empire Episode 09 Adversity of the Unexpected Previously on Edged by the Empire... It's the first of January. Irfan didn't spend any of his 15 XP. He rolled u
  • EOTE: On the Trail of Dad
    Edged by the Empire Episode 08 On The Trail of Dad Previously on Edged by the Empire... Irfan had 35 XPs, so he blew it on a couple of more Talents, namely a second Skille
  • Alterkine RPG Aliens
    I was commissioned by HermaDolph to illustrate ten alien species artwork for the Alterkine role playing game . Behind the scenes story: I completed one piece of this serie
  • Eclipse Phase: The Viking Funeral Undertaking
    Static. A disjoint in time, and perhaps space. Venus is a thread in another wisp of memory . I see red and grey skies over the maglev as it speeds toward the city of Ashok
  • EOTE: I Was Young When I Left Home
    Edged by the Empire Episode 07 I Was Young When I Left Home Previously on Edged by the Empire... Irfan did not use any of his 15 XP to upgrade his character Hondo Pash. He
  • Paper Minis: Just Plain Photos
    It was a slow work day and I got bored. So I played with the Star Wars RPG paper miniatures I made. No new paper minis. No game sessions. Just me playing with some cheap,
  • Paper Minis: More Astromech Droids
    Once upon a time, I posted a PDF of astromech droid paper miniatures . Specifically, the R2-, R4- and R5-series astromech droids manufactured by Industrial Automatons. Tod
  • Paper Minis: Protocol Droids
    So now we have protocol droid paper miniatures for your Star Wars RPG campaign! LOM-series for bipedal insectoid species and C-series for bipedal mammalian species. Everyo
  • Star Frontiers: Balneum Blue
    Last year I illustrated some pictures for Balneum Blue , an article for Star Frontiers RPG . And after more than a year it's finally released in the pages (and the cover)
  • Dwarves: Patreon Paperminis
    Baruk Khazâd! Khazâd ai-mênu! The second batch of paper miniatures for the Patreon campaign has been released for patrons. Six flavours of Dwarven characters for your fant
  • Paper Minis: Outer Rim Ladies
    Here are paper minatures of some ladies who live and work in the Outer Rim Territorries. They might be scouts, colonists, doctors, outlaw techs, diplomats, hustlers, entre
  • Assembling the Patreon Paperminis
    Here's a quick tutorial on what to do with the paperminis once you've downloaded them from the Hishgraphics Papermini Patreon page and printed them out. My free paperminis
  • Hishgraphics Paperminis Patreon
    I am happy to announce that the Hishgraphics Paperminis Patreon site has been live since Friday. Since I've been creating Star Wars paperminis and putting them on this blo
  • Paper Minis: GONK!
      GONK! Download the Veril Line Systems' EG-4 and EG-6 power droids paper miniatures for your Star Wars Role-Playing Game campaign! GONK! GONK! GONK! Speaking of paper min
  • Mos Eisley Shoot-Out
    Peter Schweighofer , who was a writer and editor at West End Games back in the '90s and the editor-in-chief of their Star Wars Adventure Journal periodical, sent a couple
  • BareBones Fantasy: The First GM Session
    Earlier this week, Irfan gamemastered his first RPG session with his friend at his friend's house. He had took my printed out copy of BareBones Fantasy , created his own p
  • Golden Sky Stories: Intro Game
    Last night, Doug came over to run a game for Irfan and I before he had to move, and it would be more difficult to meet up at nights regularly. We played Golden Sky Stories
  • EOTE: Family Obligations
    Edged by the Empire Episode 06 Family Obligations Previously on Edged by the Empire... Obligatory opening crawl! Before the game began, no Obligations were triggered. As b
  • EOTE: The Azurite City Requiem
    Modesty Blazing Episode 05: The Azurite City Requiem In this game I thought I could finish this arc of the campaign in the second session. I failed. Previously on Modesty
  • Paper Minis: Stormtroopers Redux
    I've released paper miniatures of Imperial stormtroopers before , but they were black and white line art. So I thought I'd create brand new non-monochrome Imperial troops.
  • Paper Minis: Imperial Pilots
    And now, paper miniatures for the Star Wars Roleplaying Game with a bunch of armoured Imperial pilots: the TIE fighter pilot and the AT-AT driver . Their costume designs a
  • Paper Minis: X-Wing Pilots
    If you're playing any version of the Star Wars Roleplaying Game , perhaps you'd like some paper miniatures if your player characters or your non-player characters are X-wi
  • Paper Minis: Cloaked Dudes
    A lot of folks wear cloaks and hoods in the Star Wars universe, from the Jedi to senators to even street spy Garindan. You shouldn't have any lack of reasons to use these
  • Paper Minis: Naboo Security Forces
    Sure these are Battle of Naboo-era uniforms, but they look much more varied than Clone Wars-era NRSF uniforms. Just remember that after the Senate dissolution, Naboo and t
  • EOTE: An Ode to Backwater Politics
    Modesty Blazing Episode 04: An Ode to Backwater Politics After saving the life of the long-frozen PRINCE ZALO HAI of the GHYEL system, the crew of the MODESTY BLAZE has fo
  • Age of Rebellion Core Rulebook
    After almost a month waiting, the Age of Rebellion Core Rulebook from Fantasy Flight Games finally arrived. I went to the Pudu post office to pick it up right after a meet
  • Santhe Security Space Trooper
    Once upon a time I designed and drew a Santhe Security Space Trooper just in case any Star Wars RPG game master would like to run a corporate shenanigans campaign involvin
  • Tendaar in Disguise
    Last week, Tendaar the Mon Calamari (from the Age of Rebellion Beginner Box ) played by Ivan snuck into Whisper Base wearing an awesome disguise. I wasn't able to particip
  • Paper Minis: Rebel Troops
    So I made a new batch of Star Wars RPG paper minis. These are Rebel officers and troopers just in time for FFG's Age of Rebellion release. Now your scoundrel characters ca
  • Westward Comp Copy!
    A package arrived the other day... ... from Brett Pisinski of Wicked North Games. It be the complimentary copy of Westward RPG! Westward is a game of steampunk western gam
  • Call of Cthulhu: Healthcare Blues
    Episode 3 Last time on Call of Cthulhu (almost two years ago in realtime), Detective D.J. Stark played by Irfan ( the youngest Call of Cthulhu player ever? I have no idea
  • Warbirds RPG: East or West, Bombs are Best
    I played for the first time in GOKL's still new Warbirds RPG campaign yesterday.   Warbirds  is a dieselpunk role-playing game where players are mercenary pilots who fly a
  • Interior Art for Reign of the Descended
    In the previous blog entry I posted the cover art I made for Heroic Journey Publishing's  Mecha RPG: Reign of the Descended! Currently available on DriveThruRPG ,  Reign o
  • Cover for Mecha RPG: Reign of the Descended
    Heroic Journey Publishing's Mecha RPG: Reign of the Descended has been  released on DriveThruRPG . It's a setting book for  Chris Perrin's Mecha  role-playing game where p
  • EOTE: The Prince In Carbonite
    Modesty Blazing Episode 03 - The Prince In Carbonite   Destiny Pool seems pretty good for the players. Previously, on Star Wars: Modesty Blazing ...   After disposing of t
  • 25 Years Running Star Wars RPG
    It was April 1989 when I received West End Game's Star Wars The Roleplaying Game and the Star Wars Sourcebook , two years after it was officially released. I have been run
  • Invulnerable Super Hero RPG: Vigilante Edition
    The Invulnerable Super Hero RPG: Vigilante Edtion game designed by Joshua Kubli has been released on  DriveThruRPG . Head on down there to purchase it for some supers acti
  • EOTE: Droid-like Typing Detected
    Modesty Blazing 02 Episode 02: Droid-like Typing Detected The Zeltron pilot  Darter Kel had been detained for questioning by the authorities of Smallberries Skystation on
  • EOTE: Modesty Blazing
    Modesty Blazing Episode 01: Skyfall Note : This GOKL campaign follows the  Star Wars Edge of the Empire  Beginners Game that started with  GOKL Escapes Mos Shuuta  and con
  • Paper Minis: Trandoshans and Gands
    Because Trandoshans and Gands are among the playable species listed in Star Wars Edge of the Empire RPG, here are a bunch of Trandoshans and Gands as paper miniatures to b
  • Paper Minis: Asok's Fringers Part 2
    Here is a second set of paper minis created from  Ryan "Asok Yeesrim" Rhodes's  illustrations used with his permission. Check out larger versions of the artwork at his gal
  • Robotech RPG: The Sinkhole Situation
    Irfan began a playing a new game today: Palladium's Robotech RPG . Sila had a copy back in our teenage years. I played less than her friends and her did because I was away
  • Paper Minis: Floating Droids
    Here are three types of floating droids as paper miniatures for use with the Star Wars Roleplaying Game . You've seen the Marksman-H training remote before in Star Wars ,
  • Paper Minis: Elite Battle Droids
    We return to the droid army of the Confederacy of Independent Systems, specifically the BX commando droids and the Droideka destroyer droids ; six each. These should be fe
  • Paper Minis: Specialised Stormtroopers
    More Imperial paper miniatures for Star Wars RPG!  Imperial Radiation Zone Assault Troopers a.k.a. "Radtroopers" are a specially trained and geared subgroup in the Stormtr
  • Paper Minis: Rebel Fleet Aliens
    In Return of the Jedi we see some aliens in the Alliance fleet. Mon Calamari, Sullustan and Dressellians. Now you'll have papers miniatures for them for the Star Wars RPG.
  • Paper Minis: Treaty of Vontor
    Once upon a time, during the war between the Hutts and Xim the Despot, the Treaty of Vontor was drawn between the Hutt families and three major species in the Si'Klaata Cl
  • Paper Minis: Hutts' Hired Hands
    Anybody up for five  Weequays and five  Gamorreans in paper miniature form for Star Wars RPG ? If your player characters will be facing off a Hutt crime lord (or a Hutt bu
  • Night's Black Agents: Let Slip The Ovcharkas of War
    Last time on Night's Black Agents : Jacob Novazembla ,  Nikolai Kaidanovsky , Sami Härkönen , Brendan , Shiina "Misha" Mikado and Zlatan Kljujic were finally reunited at t
  • Two Female SWAG Thieves
    No, not art thieves on the Star Wars Artists' Guild . Just drawing two Star Wars thieves as requested by their players for the RPG! My first SWAG requests for the year. De
  • Wandrella - With Stats!
    From the first ever Star Wars original novel, Splinter of the Mind's Eye by Alan Dean Foster, is the giant worm known as wandrella . It was visually defined by Chris Sprou
  • Paper Minis: Assassin Droids
    But how do droids  consume hashish ?! The Eliminator 434 assassin droid was statted up from a concept art in West End Games' Star Wars Sourcebook . The IG-86 sentinel droi
  • Night's Black Agents: A Sunny Day in Pripyat
    Previously  in Bucharest, Nikolai Kaidanovsky , Sami Härkönen , Shiina "Misha" Mikado and Zlatan Kljujic were joined by the cleaner only known as Brendan . Their recent re
  • Jegergryte's Cartol's Emporium is Live
    Audun "Jegergryte" Lovlie has released his fan-made Star Wars RPG supplement to  Edge of the Empire . You might have seen the cover he requested for it  in an earlier blog
  • Barri - With Stats!
    Like the space slug, the barri is another beast that lives in vacuum. A  barri  breaks down asteroids using its acid secretions with its mouth and absorb its nutrients. It
  • Eclipse Phase: The Future's So Bright, I Gotta Wear Shades
    Last time on Eclipse Phase: Clouds of a Morning Star ... Location : Sacajawea Patera caldera in Ishtar Terra , the surface of Venus. Active Gamera Security (GamSec) Person
  • Eclipse Phase: At the Bottom of the Gravity Well
    Last time on Eclipse Phase: Clouds of a Morning Star ... Location : Lucifer , Venus. Active Gamera Security (GamSec) Personnel : DANAI and Wandering Ina the infomorphs, Wi
  • EOTE: Return to Mos Shuuta
    Edged by the Empire Episode 04 Return to Mos Shuuta The Star Wars RPG adventure continues from the previous session with Act 2 of The Long Arm of the Hutt free downloadabl
  • Night's Black Agents: Attack On Titan
    Previously , Nikolai Kaidanovsky , Sami Härkönen , Shiina "Misha" Mikado and Zlatan Kljujic were joined by the French thief Marcel Clouseau in Bucharest who once dealt wit
  • Eclipse Phase: Thanks for the Memories
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