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

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

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