Get Even More Visitors To Your Blog, Upgrade To A Business Listing >>

Blog Directory  >  Gambling & Games Blogs  >  Ranger Games Publishing gambling-and-games Blog  > 

Ranger Games Publishing Blog
The home page of Ranger Games Publishing, publishers of the D&G ttRPG containing tabletop RPG resources and gaming blogs.
Corpse World: Apocalypse At Zombie Lake
2021-10-29 17:57
It was a warm evening for January, the horizon viewable through the glass doors at the end of the great room was still golden orange and cloud streaked. Hunched over the table in the ope… Read More
State Of RGS Publishing October 2021
2021-10-01 23:30
We are doing well. Our third quarter accounting is looking good and we’re finally in the black. As our last quarter of this year begins it looks like the projects slated for releas… Read More
Current State Of Affairs Aug 2021
2021-08-13 00:49
Currently, the Ranger Games Publishing blog is on hold. Don’t worry there is still plenty of material for it. The blog will start again in October with the final entry in the Dead… Read More
Can A Sword Smile? Creating A Storied Item
2021-03-25 16:10
Characters begin to loot the dusty old room after slaying their foe, some monstrous undead thing. They find the typical loot, some coins, a few gems, and a couple of items. Their first i… Read More
Year-End For RGS Publishing
2020-11-19 17:15
Well, Ranger Games Publishing has had a decent past year and sales remain strong enough to continue publishing books. So, I am planning a new release sometime in the first quarter of 202… Read More
The Finer Points Of A FrankenGame
2020-11-12 17:13
Games-Masters (GM’s) are already like mad scientists modifying their current gaming system often on the fly. This is through either in-play rulings (e.g. building precedence) or di… Read More
The Cabal Of Eight II Pt.20: Hideaway
2020-10-15 17:10
Fauna (played by Jenn) woke up in a large round silk bed. She luxuriated in the smooth, cool sheets. The druid had taken a long hot bath in the tiled bathing room a few rooms over and en… Read More
NPC-Craft: Can An Onion Bleed?
2020-10-01 17:15
Non-player characters (NPCs) populate Gamesmasters’ game worlds providing a life source alongside the vitality injected by the player characters (PCs). Unlike PCs, however NPCs do… Read More
Follow-Up: The Orc Lives Article Fallout
2020-09-03 17:15
There was definitely a reaction on the part of the roleplaying community to my recent HubPages article “Why Do Orc Lives Matter?” This is a stream-of-thought meditation on th… Read More
Why Orc Lives Matter
2020-08-27 17:47
I’ve written another article over at Hubpages. This one I started several months ago in response to a resurgence in the OrcLivesMatter hashtag then as that died down, small argumen… Read More
Writing Books & New Campaign
2020-07-23 18:00
Blog entries may slow down in the next few months. This as I am doing much more writing right now on the Storywise project. I am also preparing the Armatelorum for print through various… Read More
The Cabal Of Eight II Pt.18: Be Water
2020-07-09 16:10
The Grey Serpent Captain stood in the entranceway to the Red Helm Tavern’s barroom. Next to him were Jirek the cabal’s scribe and just behind him, the Grey Serpents’ ma… Read More
The Cabal Of Eight II Pt.16: Dragon Chase
2020-06-25 16:10
The wheels of the rickshaw were clattering on the wet cobblestones as it zoomed through the dark streets. Intermittent drizzles had glazed the city deepening the shadows and causing even… Read More
RPG War Mastery #8: War As Set-Piece
2020-06-04 16:10
The vista of human-drama and blood-spectacle of a battle-scene enthrall audiences with fury and fire. War operates as a high point of action and emotion in many a heroic epic and countle… Read More
Brilliant Botanics #2: The Bane Rose
2020-05-21 16:10
The deadly Bane Rose, a pre-generated magic plant for Dice & Glory. It adds a different type of monstrous danger to a campaign. This large rose-like bush is envenomed with a nasty magic… Read More
The Cabal Of Eight II Pt.12: Peek-a-Blue
2020-04-30 16:10
Morning, 23rd of Monsoon – Fauna (played by Jenn) stumbled into the house from the street looking even more haggard than usual. Wordlessly she felt her way along the walls to her r… Read More
2020-04-23 09:35
The Boar-Wolf, a nasty wolf and wild boar conglomeration. A new pregenerated monster for Dice & Glory that has a wicked surprise on occasion. Especially a challenge when confronted as wa… Read More
2020-04-09 00:17
Due to the untimely death of a family friend this past Tuesday, there will be no post this week. The post No Post This Week appeared first on Ranger Games Publishing Read More
Creating A Dungeon Map
2020-04-02 16:10
Mapping is an integral part of Game-Mastering any roleplaying game. Maps are infinitely useful. They functionally visualize settlements (towns, fortresses), ships, or caves, ruins, and dung… Read More
Delay Of Armatelorum Release Date
2020-02-11 05:12
The release date for the Armatelorum: Folio of Ancient & Medieval Arms & Armor has been pushed back from the 12th to February 26th. This is because of some computer issues which… Read More
Death Poll Discussion
2019-12-19 18:55
Last month I posted a quick and dirty poll about the feelings role-players have about in-game death when it occurs. The results were interesting although I think I could have been more s… Read More
A Death Poll – Opinions?
2019-11-28 18:55
So, why a death poll? Well, I have seen especially lately, around the internet that many DM’s, GM’s, and Players of tabletop roleplaying games have a wide array of opinions o… Read More
Corpse World: The Forest Dark
2019-11-14 18:55
The entire gang was at the dining room table: Me (the GM), Jenn, Isis, Cris, Gil, Carlos, and Carlitos. For some reason conversation before the game had turned to the events of the end o… Read More
Merry Turkey Day Sale
2019-11-05 19:58
Arvan: Land of Dragons setting PDF is now on sale for $2.99 from its original $15.00 price! This sale will last only two weeks from 11/4/19 till 11/18/19! Go to That’… Read More
Corpse World: Road To Nowhere
2019-10-31 17:55
The Zombie Horror campaign continues in Amorset, somewhere in the Northwestern U.S.A. This time around, three new recruits join the fray. It has been a single day since all hell broke lo… Read More
Corpse World: The Zombie Campaign
2019-10-17 17:55
Jenn was driving us along Sierra Avenue already in downtown Fontana, the sky orange and gold shadowing the old mission-style church and casting the newer library glass in dim blue. We were o… Read More
Zombie Horror Unleashed!
2019-09-30 17:50
Second Edition Cover by Brian Brinlee Announcing Release of Zombie Horror Second Edition: A Survival Horror Manual For those Game-Masters wanting to use Zombie Apocalypse elements in t… Read More
Manifold Maps #1: Deadfall Cavern
2019-09-12 17:55
The Cave Map This is the map to the Deadfall Caverns, a pre-generated and marked up map for use with Dice & Glory. It uses a basic key (Note: the small triangular arrows denote edges… Read More
Zombie Horror Release Date
2019-08-04 23:23
The cover to the first edition. Art by Leonard Y. Ranger games is proud to announce the release date of a revised edition of our long out-of-print survival horror book. The Halloween seas… Read More
Onion, Arms & The Blog
2019-07-03 16:10
Well, there is no regular blog entry for today. The final writing and layout is being completed readying the Armatelorum for editing and illustration. The press kit is ready to go and pr… Read More
The Cabal Of Eight II: Introduction
2019-06-19 16:10
Symbol of the Checkered Knights This campaign is the continuation of The Cabal of Eight. So, for those who did not read the first half, it takes place in the city of Ezmer at the tip of t… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.14: Wicked Blades
2019-05-29 16:14
A readied blade whooshed past Wufcor’s head. Afheesh (played by yours truly) charged the human fighter one of his paired psi-like weapons parried easily as the second found its target… Read More
We Are Coming Off Hiatus
2019-04-26 17:52
A little delayed… Sometime this month Ranger Games Publishing is coming off hiatus. We are moved in, set up, and ready to start back up. Delays include the publish date of The Arma… Read More
Going On Hiatus
2019-02-02 03:27
We are going on hiatus so the last few entries of the Rats of Tanglethorn will be delayed. This also affects the publication of the Armatelorum delaying it by a week or two. The reason is th… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.12: Petty Vengeance
2019-01-09 17:10
The pair of guards walked in, one with a bottle of wine, the other placing the key in his satchel. He lit an oil lamp and then set to lighting the fireplace. Afheesh (played by yours truly)… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.11: Dagger For Hire
2018-12-19 17:10
A few days later, the pair of ratling villains, Afheesh (played by yours truly) and Wufcor (played by Isis), walked through the crowded streets at evening. The pair neared the plaza of the B… Read More
Christmas Sale!!! 5$ Arvan Setting
2018-12-05 20:41
For only the month of December we are discounting the PDF copies of the Arvan: Land of Dragons setting. It will be just FIVE Dollars!  Hurry, this is offer is only good for this month… Read More
2018-11-28 17:10
The Ullarhg are a fierce herd beast that tramples enemies with their hooves. As well as goring them with their tusks and horns, and resist attack with their spikes and thick hides. A new pre… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.9: Merchant Boxing
2018-11-21 17:10
It was early morning, already the sun was beating down upon the dead yellow dirt, and Afheesh the ratling Quickling was beginning to feel trapped. After a forced march around the parade grou… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.8: Ratling Life
2018-11-14 17:10
With the blood of their enemies still fresh on their weapons and dripping from their faces, Afheesh (played by yours truly)  and Wufcor (played by Isis) dragged Pabst’s paralytic… Read More
Genera #1: Clergy Class Spellcasting List
2018-11-09 08:19
For a while now a few people have asked for a spell list. A list that those playing Clerics, Paladins, Priests, and other Clergy Class characters with spellcasting abilities can use. So, I h… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.7: The Tree Of Woe
2018-09-05 16:10
Afheesh shot after Wufcor who was free of his shackles, fleeing, and armed with a stolen dagger. The quickling guard tripped the fleeing canny-jack with his tail. Wufcor flopped onto his bac… Read More
Write-Up – Have You Heard Of …
2018-08-15 16:10
Burnt myself out again, happens often when I write, so regular blog entries for the Rats of Tanglethorn will resume next week. I am working hard to complete the current books on my plate but… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.6: Oh My Captain!
2018-08-08 16:10
Come sun up, Afheesh (played by me) was feeling good still from the strange green glowing liquor from last night. For that reason he strutted down the wide street on his way to meet his two… Read More
RPG War Mastery #6: War Wizardry
2018-07-25 16:10
The siege-lines stand expectantly the earthworks finished and the bulwarks fully manned. The walls of the small stone fortress stand tall against them though surrounded by the enemy’s… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.5: The Ruthless Trio
2018-07-19 16:10
Afheesh (played by me) yanked his bloodied weapon from the throat of the Bronze Boy at his feet. The ruthless trio had just made quick work of a small group of Bronze Boy gang members. Conse… Read More
Tabletop Meditations #21: Heraldry
2018-07-18 16:10
Brilliant war banners, strikingly colored flags waving in the wind, and fascinatingly designed symbols on the surcoats of warriors, which sometimes strangely define the character of the indi… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.4: The Duelist
2018-07-12 16:11
The ratlings, Afheesh (played by me) and Wufcor (played by Isis) stood in the front ranks of the city guard of the White Rose Well smart in their uniform green cloaks with obsidian leaf clas… Read More
RPG War Mastery #5: The Tactical Disaster
2018-07-11 16:10
A group of dirty, battle-beaten warriors surveys the smoking battlefield and its human wreckage. A ruined plane-scape littered with the corpses of soldiers, horses, and other unfortunate bea… Read More
RPG War Mastery #3: The Golem Army
2018-06-13 16:10
Imagine the earth shake as it stomps towards the enemy. The absolute pride and sureness of the mage-general behind it. And the utter terror of those poor sods standing in its way. They with… Read More
RPG War Mastery #2: The Landscapes Of War
2018-05-30 16:10
The clash of steel, the pulse of blood through arteries and onto the ground and snatching glory on the battlefield, the personal devastation realized when surveying the field of victory, rol… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn Pt.2: The Green Well
2018-05-16 16:05
Afheesh the ratling quickling (played by me), Pabst the human duelist (played by Jenn), and Wufcor the ratling canny-jack (played by Isis) had been escorted by a contingent of city guard to… Read More
2018-05-09 16:09
Here is another Hubpages article from me, Robert A. Neri Jr. How to Write an RPG Actual Play Blog This article explicitly goes through my process for when I write my actual play blog entries… Read More
2018-05-02 16:10
The two small groups of gang members were facing off in the middle of the wide paved boulevard just outside of the Caskroom Tavern (#15 on the Map). It was a chill evening and the cobbleston… Read More
Rats Of Tanglethorn: Intro
2018-04-25 16:10
Since Game-Master Cris’ game turned out to be so lethal Isis, Jenn, and I had to generate new characters. I decided on a ratling male. We were still playing in an “evil” ca… Read More
Tabletop Meditations #18: Disease
2018-04-11 16:10
The Player Characters (PCs) are traveling through a fetid, sweltering swamp. Halfway through their adventure the expedition begins to fall sick with fever. At first, just a few torchbearers… Read More
Posts Will Resume Weekly Basis
2018-04-04 16:13
Apologies, there is no regular post again this week. Regular Weekly Posts The regular weekly posts will return next week as my current projects are nearing completion. They should be done s… Read More
Project News
2018-03-14 16:10
There is some news concerning Ranger Games Publishing and upcoming projects but first… Sorry No Blog Entry This Week Well, there will be no regular entry this week. This is due to wor… Read More
Project News *Updated*
2018-03-14 16:10
There is some news concerning Ranger Games Publishing and upcoming projects but first… Sorry No Blog Entry This Week Either Well, there will be no regular entry this week. This is due… Read More
2018-03-07 17:10
The Wolf-Bat, a fiendish beast resulting from the combination of a bat and a wolf. A new pregenerated monster for Dice & Glory that will definitely add a nasty surprise to any GM’s… Read More
Arvan Sale Extended ONE More Week!
2018-03-01 20:35
40% Off Sale on Arvan: Land of Dragons fantasy setting PDF’s on the OneBookShelf sites! Extended for 1 more week until Sat. March 10th! This sale will not be repeated this year, get yo… Read More
Tabletop Meditations #17: The Lich
2018-02-28 17:10
Whether it is at the head of an undead horde or a shadowy figure behind the scenes using monsters and people like chess pieces the undead wizard known as the lich is adept on and off the fie… Read More
Brain Drain And Arvan Sale!
2018-02-21 17:16
Sorry, no post this week due to brain drain. I’ve pretty much worked myself to exhaustion trying to write 6 articles, a weekly post, an adventure module, and prepping the material for… Read More
Arvan: Land Of Dragons Setting Sale
2018-02-19 17:10
40% Off Sale on Arvan: Land of Dragons fantasy setting PDF’s on the OneBookShelf sites! Arvan: Land of Dragons is a high fantasy setting with the feel of gritty sword & sorcery. Se… Read More
Tabletop Meditations #16: Old Empires
2018-02-14 17:10
In any given fantasy RPG, but by no means all of them, a remnant empire or a landscape littered with the bones of an ancient empire sometimes mysterious oft times still vaguely powerful. Old… Read More
2018-01-31 17:10
The Crow Sloth, a pregenerated monster for Dice & Glory that can add a little surprise to any GM’s campaign. These creatures are massive brutes that will attack and kill any target… Read More
Tabletop Meditations #15: The Golem
2018-01-24 17:15
The creature comes barreling down a narrow web-choked hallway in the enemy wizard’s fortress. The ground shakes as the large humanoid stomps towards our hapless adventurers. Its fists… Read More

Share the post

Ranger Games Publishing


Subscribe to Ranger Games Publishing

Get updates delivered right to your inbox!

Thank you for your subscription