I apologize: Last week, a number of you reached out to let me know I had provided a bad link to our Free RPG Day page.
But don't worry!If you couldn't find the page, you didn't miss out on any special deals. The page simply compiled a subset of Free and Pay-What-You-Want core books and quickstarts in one place for easier browsing.
Thankfully, you can always find those same titles and more, today or any day, whether Free or PWYW, just by clicking here!
Dungeon Masters Guild
If you're a Dungeons & Dragons fan and you don't know about Dungeon Masters Guild, then you definitely should check it out.
DMs Guild is a program, launched in 2016, that allows you to create and share D&D content (adventures and locations, new monsters, character classes, archetypes, and backgrounds, etc.) using 5th Edition rules and Wizards of the Coast intellectual properties... and to make some money while you’re at it!
As an example, here are the top three community-created titles on the site right now:
To get involved, all you need to do is read the Content Guidelines, produce your content, and click then through a Community Content Agreement with OneBookShelf when uploading your title(s).
OneBookShelf is the parent company of DriveThruRPG.com and RPGNow.com, among other sites, and it also operates the DMsGuild.com site and the Dungeon Masters Guild program under license from Wizards of the Coast.
TWO PENDRAGON BUNDLES OF HOLDING
The Bundle of Holding has two offers featuring Greg Stafford's fine Arthurian RPG King Arthur Pendragon. The first, a second revival of the June 2014 King Arthur Pendragon Bundle, has the new Edition 5.2 rulebook, essential supplements, and lots of adventures. And there's a bonus if you already bought this offer in June or December 2014 — you now have the new Edition 5.2 rules in your DriveThru Library!
The highly popular Cyberpunk 2020 Bundle gives you the 1993 R. Talsorian Games Second Edition rulebook of high-tech lowlifes, plus a well-rounded collection of the best supplements. Of note, the remarkable Cyberpunk sourcebook Night City is arguably one of the best location sourcebooks for any modern RPG.
Finally, the Anime Blast offer still has a few days to run. This collection of RPGs inspired by anime and manga includes popular games like Tenra Bansho Zero, OVA Revised, Teenagers From Outer Space, and lots more.
Avalon is happy to release a 5th Edition-compatible version of our super hero RPG. Everything you loved about Heroes Wear Masks is now playable with the most recent rules for the great-grand-daddy of RPGs!
This preview title offers you a quick look at one of the classes, some of the powers, and a few other surprises.
We grow old, but we never grow older. That’s the problem, you see.
Timelessness is not stagnation, we continue to grow and change throughout the years. If we don’t, then the world changes without us and we die.
You may think that with a multitude of people coming, going, dying, and running away, we’d be tired, done, or ready to give up.
Instead, I find myself restless, looking for the next thing.
There’s always a next thing, and I for one am not yet ready to die.
—Elder Kincaid, Daeva Crone
• Detailed instructions on creating elder vampires, including how to base chronicles around them • A look into the lives of elders, how they spend their nights, who they work with, and why including their roles in both their clans and covenants • New Devotions, Merits, and Rituals for elder vampires • The kinds of creatures that pose a threat to elder vampires, including Inamorata, Lamia, Sons of Phobos, a new elder conspiracy, and more
Your immortality is not in question. But what will you do with your new power now that you're trapped in the World of the Forsaken?
Oubliette. A dungeon with no way out. A place to put things and forget about them. A grand castle filled with destitute immortals. A world that is heaven, hell, or something in between.
Throughout the ages, the power of belief has waned. Forgotten, things disappear from our world. But where do they go? What do they do when they get there?
Oubliette is the story of these forgotten beings and fell powers.
• Uncover a twisted world where all myths are true. • Come to grips with immortality and eternity. • Find something to fight for. • Explore predatory libraries, man-eating forests, lakes of mercury, black-market magic markets, and eons of forgotten labyrinths. • Transform from a serf to a dragon.
Powered by Fate Core. With exactly one reference to Tina Fey's hit film, Preen Girls. Lots of words. Several numbers.
This is it, the ultimate guide to magic for Rifts Earth. All the magic spells, magic tattoos, items, weapons, equipment, body armor, restraints, parasites, symbiotes, automatons, Iron Juggernauts, and more, from Rifts® World Books 1-23, Sourcebooks 1-4, and Siege on Tolkeen 1-6, collected into one big reference.
• Over 850 spells of great variety • Over 370 magic items, weapons, and devices • Elemental Magic, Temporal Magic, Ley Line Magic, Cloud Magic, Necromancy, Tattoo Magic, Nazca Line Magic, Nature Magic, Whalesongs and Ocean Magic, and more • Songs, Chants, Biomancy, and Iron Juggernauts • Techno-Wizard weapons and devices, Rune Weapons, Millennium Tree wands, and other magic items • Magic herbs, plants, components, and symbiotes • Shamanistic magic, Fetishes, and Talismans • A comprehensive index of Practitioners of Magic • Designer notes, comments, tips & hints for running magic characters • 352 pages of magic and wonderment!
What happens when adventurers become the owners of a brothel? When a roguish associate asks them to attend an oligarch's masquerade in his palace?
Dark dealings, my boys, and a knife in the guts might be the price. Whose guts? Might be yours if you cross the wrong one of the Nine.
This 112-page supplement and adventure anthology is set in the seedy underbelly of the Free City of Zobeck:
• 7 adventures dealing with underhanded themes, shady locations, and double-crossing deals • 6 detailed locales, from the Cartways Market Gallery to the Old Stross Municipal Baths • A dirty dozen NPCs like kobold gearsmiths, failed Arcane Collegium students, barge captains, fey, and undead ambassadors to use as rivals, patrons, and foes • New clockworks, street magics, and enchantments that make Zobeck the distinctive jewel of the River Argent!
This official Midgard adventure anthology, for levels 1-10, is easily portable to any city setting.
Everything you need to enter a steam-powered world of mystery, bloodshed, and discovery.
The Player Guide is essential for every player of Vaesanum™: a high mortality Steampunk RPG. Within this book are rules for character creation and advancement, skills and occupations, exploration and combat, equipment, feats of science, and much more.
Whether you fight for others as an Eludere, for yourself as a Praedon, or for your country as a Coercitor, your actions will always have an impact on the story. Where you go from there is up to you.
Vaesanum™ thrusts you into a world that is always raining. Explore sprawling cities and secret crypts. Battle skilled opponents while solving perplexing mysteries. Gain in skill as you challenge individuals and ideologies with your companions.
Set in the fantastic world of Aldea, these six adventures provide Narrators with ready-to-go scenarios for characters of various levels.
The scenarios include ruined mansions, masquerade balls, vampiric curses, mysterious masks, sorcerous secrets, ghostly hauntings, lost loves, looming threats, and tragic quests in which heroes are called upon to make the right choices.
Six of Swords contains hours of adventure, excitement, and entertainment for your Blue Rose game.
The Kingdom of the Blue Rose needs heroes, will you answer the call?