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This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.

Monthly Archives: May 2011

New Artwork for ‘The One Ring’; August 2011 Release Confirmed

By |May 28th, 2011|

The latest blog post from Cubicle 7 confirms an August 2011 release date for the One Ring. They also showcase some new artwork. One quote:
Chock full of incredible artwork by leading Tolkien artists, including John Howe, along with rich and detailed background information, The One Ring’s game engine focuses on the themes and character types that […]

Paizo to Launch Pathfinder Pre-Painted Minis This Fall

By |May 26th, 2011|

Paizo impresses again. Whereas Wizards of the Coast has begun exiting the pre-painted plastics miniatures scene (they still have some, but have stopped producing much of their line) Paizo has now entered the fray. From the Paizo blog:
Paizo Publishing and WizKids Games announce a new partnership whereby WizKids Games will produce a special set of […]

Cool, Convenient Low-Cost Con Costume

By |May 25th, 2011|

After seeing the photos from Dallas Comic Con 2011, where over 10,000 attended, I got to thinking. What’s the coolest costume for the least cost when attending a comic book, anime or gaming convention? I think the person who did the Lego Head must be the winner in this department.

A “Lego Guy” costume just needs […]

Three Ideas to Make ‘The One Ring’ Successful

By |May 21st, 2011|

I am very excited about the upcoming Fall release of The One Ring.

I know that there is not a lot that has been announced about the product yet, but I thought I’d take the opportunity to mention some of the things which I believe would help spread its adoption by the gaming community:

1) Multiple adventure […]

What Motivates Indie RPG Publishers

By |May 19th, 2011|

What drives indie RPG publishers to create products? Matt Finch, Swords & Wizardry creator, said this:
When you post up something on the internet, whether it’s a free resource or not, there will be several types of responses. Many people will type “Cool!” whether they’ve read it or not. These people, god love ‘em, […]

Write Your RPG Notes in FocusWriter

By |May 16th, 2011|

I spend a lot of time editing text as I prepare for gaming sessions. Focuswriter is a great, theme-able text editor which allows you to do your RPG writing in a stylish way.

FocusWriter is a fullscreen, distraction-free word processor designed to immerse you as much as possible in your work. It runs on Windows, Mac […]

Turn iPad into Virtual Tabletop

By |May 13th, 2011|

I ran across this iPad app called Battle Map which helps you to quickly and easily create high quality maps for your pen & paper RPGs — and travel through them as your group adventures! Some features they tout:

Make Beautiful Maps. Draw by simply dragging your finger – Battle Map will take care […]

Brontës Invented Imaginary Realms, Created Fan-fiction

By |May 12th, 2011|

Charlie Jane Anders writes:
The Brontë sisters are best known as the authors of literary gothic tales like Wuthering Heights and Jane Eyre, but in their childhood, they worked with their brother to invent the made-up realm of the Glass Town Federation.

According to the British Library, which is featuring the Brontë’s hand-written Glass Town sagas as […]

Details Unfold on Cubicle 7’s ‘The One Ring’ Product

By |May 12th, 2011|

A press release from cubicle7.co.uk give the following details:

The One Ring™, the fantasy roleplaying game set in the world of The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings to be released by Cubicle 7 Entertainment in partnership with Sophisticated Games, is one of the most eagerly awaited RPG releases of the year. With gamer and fan […]

Coming in August: ‘The One Ring’

By |May 10th, 2011|

In August Cubicle 7 will release The One Ring: Adventures Over the Edge of the Wild is the Tolkien themed RPG that spans the time between The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings.  According to this source, the core set features 2 books, the Loremaster’s Book and the Adventurer’s Book as well as […]