Author: John Baltisberger

  • A Reader’s Review of ALIEN the Roleplaying Game from Free League

    A Reader’s Review of ALIEN the Roleplaying Game from Free League

    “The year is 2183—little more than three years since the destruction of the Hadley’s Hope colony on LV-426, the disappearance of the USS Sulaco, and the closing of the prison and lead works on Fiorina 161. The loss of the Sulaco’s Colonial Marine unit along with these Weyland-Yutani sponsored outposts, and the implications of corporate […]

  • A Reader’s Review of the Conflict Resolution Guidelines from The Company by Mega Corp

    “Inspired by ALIEN, Half-Life, and the works of Michael Crichton, The Company casts players as Employees of a multi-national corporation responding to industrial accidents and experiments gone wrong.” Y’all. This little red book was the second project from this company that I backed, a supplement, that went along with the first two books. And while […]

  • A Review of The Company by Mega Corp

    A Review of The Company by Mega Corp

    “Inspired by ALIEN, Half-Life, and the works of Michael Crichton, The Company casts players as Employees of a multi-national corporation responding to industrial accidents and experiments gone wrong.” I backed this game (and the supplement I’ll cover next week) on Kickstarter. I enjoy corporate espionage and adore movies like ALIEN where capitalism has taken over […]

  • Let the Reviewing Begin!

    So, I’ve been considering how I can have fun with this when I’m not actively recording episodes, editing episodes, and being yelled at by Ian to post episodes. And I think I figured it out. I have a shit ton of RPG books. Supplements, core books, 3rd party things, system-agnostic things, the works. I think […]

  • Please Excuse Our Dust

    Okay, so I turned the site on, maybe not the best idea, but it’s done. Now we have a website, We’re still building it out, and hope to have it in some form of professional usability fairly quickly, soon, you’ll be able to find: