Hello all! Here are some things going on in the gamebook world.
You're a Wizard!
Steam Highwayman on Cubus Games
Martin Noutch's Steampunk open world gamebooks are becoming an app! They will be released by Cubus Games on September 30th 2021.
Break Out Dig the News
Break Out Dig the News is a choose your own adventure text maze game. Such games take you on a trip through a story told in a non-linear way. You’ll need to make choices and face the consequences. Let’s see how far you can get in the wicked and vicious world of creative news writing and disinformation. I hope, it'll help you boost your resistance to the nuisanse news which bombard us all the time.
Artemis Tabletop is making solo games for DnD 5a and Pathfinder
Lone Wolf 31 out!
This is not new, but I've only just realised. Lone Wolf 31 is out. Only one more Lone Wolf to go!
Cat Wheel Table Top has released some solo gaming experience based on public domain comics.
The Warlock Returns is on issue 4.
The Gamebook Zine is currently on issue 3
Campaign on Dice is a podcast where two guys play through gamebooks
The Instadeath Survivor's Support Group is currently playing through the Island of Dr Moreau by K.J. Shadmand.
Fantastic Fights and Where to Find them is a podcast where someone works through gamebooks. The current one is Appointment with F.E.A.R.
Sam at The Warlock Returns Zine is running a charity auction and raffle for Mind. Live stream planned for the results on 24/10. Guests to confirm, and prizes may well be of interest..
Malivor: Cataclysm's Edge (MCE)
October's book is Dracodeep Dungeon by The Story Master's Tales.
Err, just one more thing...
Next week, I will be releasing the rules for the first Lindenbaum Prize for short gamebook fiction! This competition is inspired by the Windhammer competition which I loved doing from 2008-2015.
Come back next week for the guidelines!
There is a Rebel Planet comic coming soon! FIGHTING FANTASY: REBEL PLANET the graphic novel by Mark Lain — Kickstarter