Board Games

Board Game Review: Root

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Root is a strategy board game of woodland conquest for 2-4 players, or 1-6 with expansions. The back story for the game is that the Marquise de Cat has taken advantage of the decadence of the Eyrie Dynasties (pronounced air-y unless you want scowls across the table in my house!) to conquer the woodlands and […]

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Relics and Rayguns Session 4: Forest Moon

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Following a mysterious set of wormhole exit node coordinates found in an ancient space station, the crew of the Blind Jump arrives in a new solar system, with a hot, Mercury-type planet and a gas giant with an Earth-like moon. They immediately begin scanning for electromagnetic emissions, and quickly trace a faint signal to the […]

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Relics and Rayguns: Session 3

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The crew of the wormhole prospecting ship Blind Jump has discovered a Founder space station in orbit around a red giant. The station turned out to be both active and defended by biomechanical creatures with sharp claws, but thus far the crew has been able to defeat them. Now the six members of the crew […]

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Con Report: Arisia 2020

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The Happy Monsters made their way to Arisia in Boston once again this year for a weekend full of Savage fun. Friday afternoon saw Joy’s first chance for figure drawing (Arisia had two panels specifically for artists to practice their craft) and Scott’s chance to hit the Dealer Room. At 7, Scott and Joy joined […]

Legion of Liberty

Legion of Liberty with Superpowers Companion

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By popular demand and with the awesome assistance of Manuel Sambs of Veiled Fury Entertainment, Happy Monster Press has added the option of playing Legion of Liberty: Superheroes of 1776 with the Super Powers Companion. With the new optional rules available on DriveThruRPG, you can take advantage of the broader range of superhero builds possible […]

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Relics and Rayguns: Session 2

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Six explorers, newly gifted with a wormhole prospecting ship, have boarded an installation of the ancient Founders, the vanished species that seeded the galaxy with wormhole exit nodes and enabled interstellar travel. After exploring the installation for the better part of an hour, the prospectors encounter a pair of strange biomechanical beings standing near a […]