The Chaosium was founded by visionary game designer Greg Stafford in 1975. For more than forty years,
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Now on YouTube: our all star charity Call of Cthulhu game to raise money for ZEROCancer!Watch Josephine McAdam, Becca Scott, B Dave Walters, Jasmine Bhullar, and Chaosium's own Brian Holland discover What's In The Cellar, one of the scenarios from our Call of Cthulhu collection Gateways to Terror!This game was played to raise funds for ZERO Prostate Cancer, the leading national nonprofit with a mission to END prostate cancer.An important part of ZEROCancer's role is to raise prostate cancer awareness for anyone assigned male at birth — this includes transgender women or AMAB non-binary persons.If you would like to donate you can [...]
Chaosium's James Coquillat dares to venture Alone Against the Frost in this solo liveplay. Alone Against the Frost is a solo horror adventure for one player, set during a research expedition to Canada’s Northwest Territories during the 1920s. Here, you choose your own path as you navigate through the story—your choices will determine whether you find success or failure!Get your own copy of Alone Against the Frost, available in softcover (price includes PDF). Also available from DriveThruRPG.
After a fight in the merchant's quarters, the roving band of mercenaries are heading to JAIL as our journey into RuneQuest continues with Troy Lavallee, Tanya DePass, Connie Chang, Noura Ibrahim and Matthew Capodicasa! It's part two of The Glass Cannon's RuneQuest game! They're playing one of the scenarios in the forthcoming RuneQuest Starter Set.Episode three is coming up on Wednesday 22nd of September at 8PM EST on Twitch, and will follow on YouTube!Sign up with this link and by Issaries, you'll receive an email as soon as the RQ Starter Set is available to order! http://eepurl.com/hH175z
Pendragon line editor David Larkins discusses how to play central or important non-player characters as a GM without overshadowing the players. He's talking with James Coquillat as part of our Chaosium Interviews series.
By Jason Durall, RuneQuest creative directorThe Starter Set for RuneQuest: Roleplaying in Glorantha is coming! Between now and its release later this year, RuneQuest creative director Jason Durall's Design Diary will share insights about the development of this exciting new boxed set which will introduce the RuneQuest RPG and Greg Stafford's mythic world of Glorantha to all-new audiences.Diary #1: What to expect in the RQ Starter SetDiary #2: Cover Art reveal, and what's inside the boxDiary #3: The new adventurersDiary #4: More about the new adventurersDiary #5: Welcome to Jonstown, setting for the Starter Set (guest post by Jeff Richard)Diary [...]
Chaosium congratulates our 2021 ENNIES winners, with a clean sweep in the Best Organised Play (community content) category!GOLD AWARD: A Rough Guide to Glamour (Jonstown Compendium)Congratulations to Writers Chris Gidlow, Mike Hagen, Nick Brooke, Michael O'Brien, Jeff Richard, and Greg Stafford; Artists Dario Corallo, Simon Bray, Antonia Doncheva, Julie Hudson, BA Wayne, Dan Barker, and Gene Day; and Cartographers Julie Hudson, Mike Hagen, Colin Driver, and Phil Anderson. SILVER AWARD:Hand of Glory (Miskatonic Repository)Congratulations to Writer Allan Carey; Cartographer Simon Lissaman; Researcher Nichola Logan; Editor & Layout Phil Anderson; Playtesters Shayne Cummins, Nick Carruthers, Brittany Russ, Brendan Hanton, Michael O’Brien, Sue O’Brien, Barbara Braun, Andrew Bean, Michael [...]