Saturday, June 23, 2012

Oubliette Number 8 Featuring The Lands of Ara

As Peter Regan recently announced on his own blog, Oubliette Issue #8 is now available! And for a very limited time, it is downloadable for FREE!!


Regular readers know that I am a big fan of Oubliette -- see my reviews here, here, and here -- but this issue is extra-special: it includes a four-page special feature on The Lands of Ara!

Our special feature aside, I have skimmed the whole issue and as usual, the sheer amount of exciting and usable gaming content in the mag is really impressive. I highly recommend you check out Oubliette #8 if you haven't already. As Peter says in his editorial introduction to the issue:

Most importantly, I want to continue publishing a magazine that, when I pick it up and look at it in 20 years, gives me the same rush of nostalgia that I get now from my old gaming books and magazines from the 1980's.

Sounds like an admirable goal, one I am very happy to support.

5 comments:

  1. I was reading through it a little today and saw you got a big fat feature. Well deserved. I'm really looking forward to the print version now that he has another four out.

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  2. The Marg's Trolls of Ara silhouette size chart -- with the human and the Rodian for scale -- is FUCKING genius. So cool to collaborate with these people! Seriously.

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    1. Agreed, I love The Marg's size chart too!!

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  3. Thanks for kind words guys. I'm really pleased with how the feature turned out. This issue already well over the 1,000 download mark. I ordered the print proof of Issue 8 on Friday, and I've started putting the Compilation together so it should be on sale by the end of the month.

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    1. Cool, I am particularly looking forward to the next print compilation. The omnibus editions are more convenient for travel to game tables!

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