Chthonian Highways moves to its own web domain

Chthonian Highways, a post-apocalyptic roleplaying game set in a world ravaged by eldritch horrors, has moved to its own web domain. You can find Chthonian Highways now at www.ch-rpg.com   Get the Chthonian Highways Alpha Playtest Kit here for FREE Continue reading

Whispers of Void: Hacking the Ironcore

Ville Takanen, one of the designers behind the Ironcore engine and Chthonian Highways, writes about making a science fiction (or science fantasy might be perhaps more accurate in this case) hack for Ironcore in his blog. http://iithd.blogspot.fi/2015/12/wov-hacking-ironcore-1.html More about the setting here: http://iithd.blogspot.fi/2015/12/game-seed-whispers-of-void.html Continue reading

Ironspine Newsletter

Hi, we have added a newsletter feature to our website and it’s now possible to subscribe to our newsletter. By subscribing, you will get updates of our new releases and important updates. We will not spam you. We don’t like spam either. You can subscribe to our newsletter from the… Continue reading

Chthonian Highways Playtest Kit Updated!

New version of the Alpha Playtest Kit (v. 0.4.2) is now available for download HERE! The new version includes following changes: Basic rules are revised to have streamlined and clearer presentation. Stunts and Velocity are combined into one feature. Edges and Handicaps are streamlined to work as simple bonus and penalty… Continue reading

Chthonian Highways Playtest Kit Available Now!

Chthonian Highways is a tabletop role-playing game set in a world where nightmarish creatures have ravaged the Earth and otherworldly landscapes have merged with ours. We recently released an alpha version of the game for open playtesting. Download the Playtest Kit The latest version is a is a playable prototype of… Continue reading

A Story of Inspiration and Push Mechanics

Years ago I had an idea that has stuck with me since. This is a story about inspiration, creativity and game design. Even though I’m talking about my own experiences here, I think this is a good generic example of how ideas can arise at any moment, but their realization might take years.… Continue reading