Fighting Fantasy Readthroughs

Fighting Fantasy was at the UK Games Expo again this year and one of the highlights of the weekend was the live readthrough of Sir Ian Livingstone’s City of Thieves.Olly Mc and a very enthusiastic audience guided John Robertson on a whistle-stop tour through Port Blacksand to a climactic duel with Zanbar Bone… which he … Read more

Fighting Fantasy at UK Games Expo 2023

The UK Games Expo 2023 starts today, and Sir Ian will be in attendance on the Friday*. You will find him at Stand 2-T21 where you will be able to get your Fighting Fantasy gamebooks signed.Also, on Saturday 3rd June 2023, Olly Mc of The Storymaster’s Tales fame will be guiding John “The Dark Room” Robertson through the infamous City of Thieves* … Read more

Fighting Fantasy Adventures – coming to Kickstarter soon!

Exciting news, adventurers! Fighting Fantasy Adventures, a new co-op card game, is coming to Kickstarter on 1st July 2023. Created by Martin Wallace of Wallace Designs and based on the iconic series of books by Steve Jackson and Ian Livingstone, the game allows up to four players to experience the classic adventures in a completely new way. … Read more

Sir Ian Livingstone attending UK Games Expo 2023

The UK Games Expo 2023 kicks off two weeks from today, and Sir Ian will be in attendance again this year. You will find him at Stand 2-T21 where you will be able to get your Fighting Fantasy gamebooks signed.Not only that, but on Saturday 3rd June 2023, Sir Ian will be guiding John “The Dark … Read more

Russ Nicholson – The Passing of a Legend

We were very sorry to hear of the passing of Russ Nicholson last Wednesday, after a short illness, and know that many who read this will be feeling just as bereft as we are.’Legend’ is a word that is over-used these days, but it certainly applies when talking about the man who brought the first … Read more

YOU DECIDE! Shadow of the Giants

Those of you who have been following Ken Boyter’s live readthrough of Secrets of Salamonis will know that last week he succumbed to one of the many fiendish traps Steve Jackson had built into the book, which means that this week he is embarking on Sir Ian Livingstone’s 40th anniversary adventure, Shadow of the Giants!When an … Read more

The Warlock Returns – Issue #9

For those of you who have been eagerly awaiting the release of Issue #9 of the Advanced Fighting Fantasy fanzine The Warlock Returns, it is now available to download from DriveThruRPG, courtesy of Arion Games.This issue contains…* Denizens of the Pit – More of Titan’s spawn from the Pit! * Rules Summary and AFF Character Sheet * … Read more

YOU are the YouTuber!

While you wait for the release of Jonathan Green’s 40th anniversary edition of YOU ARE THE HERO – An Interactive History of Fighting Fantasy Gamebooks, you can partake in an interactive YouTube history of FF, courtesy of Jordan Sorcery.Watch the video below and all will become clear…

God Save the King!

It probably hasn’t escaped your notice that tomorrow is the Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla.Royalty has long been a staple of fantasy stories, and that includes adventure gamebooks. So, today we thought we would count down some of Fighting Fantasy’s baddest and best monarchs. But be warned, spoilers abound!#5 – King Salamon … Read more

Fighting Fantasy Legends – New stock available for pre-order!

Selected Fighting Fantasy Legends miniatures are now available for pre-order from Atlantis Miniatures. It is estimated that shipping will occur in early June.The miniatures that can pre-ordered are the Bloodbeast, the Shape Changer, Shareella the Snow Witch, the Demonic Three (Zagor the Warlock, Balthus Dire, and Zharradan Marr), the Dark Lords (Razaak, Zanbar Bone, and … Read more