The Chaosium team including Rick, Neil, Jeff, Susan and Jason will be at the Internationale Spieltage SPIEL '17 at Essen from October 26-29. Come see the team at Hall 6 D126.Stock ListThe following English language titles will be available for sale at the booth:Eseen Special prices (Euros)Alone Against the Flames—5Call of Cthulhu Investigator Handbook—35Call of Cthulhu Keeper [...]
Chaosium will be at PAX Aus in Melbourne, Australia this weekend!Come see us at the Melbourne Exhibition Centre, October 27-29. There are still limited single day tickets available.CALL OF CTHULHU DEMO SCENARIOSThanks to an awesome team of volunteer GMs, we'll be running two demo scenarios from the Cult of Chaos:The Dead Boarder - by Todd Gardiner"A grisly [...]
Rob Heinsoo has reported to Kickstarter backers that the classes chapter has a bunch more laid out classes, including the Hell Mother and Humatki spreads.
Thanks to persistence, patience and perseverance, Chaosium has been able to arrange a full size booth at PAX Unplugged next month. This event is in Philadelphia, PA running November 17th to 19th. As a last minute addition, we are under a time crunch to quickly build a schedule of events and get volunteer GMs to run [...]
Chaosium's CFO Neil Robinson has boldly taken the final step beyond the veil. He's made the momentous choice to move from a career in the IT industry to fully embracing the Chaos with a full-time role at Chaosium.The Chaosium team welcomes our friend and colleague as the company's new Chief Operating Officer!Neil seems to know what he's [...]
Jason Thompson is the artist who created those cool Dungeon Walkthrough Maps you might have seen. He's also created wonderful Mythos/Dreamlands-related comics, including HPL's The Strange High House in the Mist and The White Ship (have a look at his webpage mockman.com!) But strangely enough Janson's never done a Walk Through for Call of Cthulhu - until now.Jason [...]
Masks of Nyarlathotep - Fantasy Flight's newest expansion for Eldritch Horror is based on the classic Call of Cthulhu campaign
In Fantasy Flight Game's popular board game Eldritch Horror, players move their investigators around the world in a fight against the unspeakable forces of the Ancient Ones. For the game's next expansion, it was announced today that Chaosium's classic Call of Cthulhu campaign Masks of Nyarlathotep will be brought from the realm of tabletop roleplaying games to cooperative [...]
[From stackexchange.com]Q: Was Chaosium's founder first to buy a copy of D&D?TLDR: YesIs this true (allowing for the difficulties that interviews with Californian Arkati Shaman-Publishers present to seekers of truth)? Did Stafford's friend acquire a copy of D&D directly from Gygax? Did he pay for it? (How much?) Were other copies sold beforehand?The tale as told by Greg [...]
Rob Heinsoo has reported to Kickstarter backers that 13G layout is proceeding smoothly. Here's a two-page spread from the earth priestess, the spot where the favors of the earth section transitions over to summoning. Rob says, "I love Caleb Cleveland's illustration of the oldest earth priestess in Dragon Pass blessing her troll wind lord companion!"
Chaosium’s first-ever release was a board game, Greg Stafford’s epic wargame White Bear Red Moon, back in 1975.As Chaosium began to make its mark publishing roleplaying games, it also produced memorable board and card game titles including Nomad Gods (1978), Lords of the Middle Sea (1978), Raiders and Traders (1979), Dragon Pass (1980), Arkham Horror [...]