So, the Preview Edition of Ross Rifles came out. On February 8th, 2018, it went live on DriveThruRPG.com. One week later, we’ve experienced a wonderful reception to this small, condensed version of the game. We reached 100 downloads in 5 days! I have nothing but the utmost appreciation for everyone who’s taken the time out […]Read More The Release of the Preview Edition, Thomas Vivian Keenan, and More: Developer Blog #1
*This blog post was adapted from Lead Designer Daniel Kwan’s blog – Let’s Learn Something New Last year, I wrote a blog post titled – Why you should be using tabletop RPGs in your classroom (and beyond). In it, I talked about my career (so far) as an educator linking tabletop games and education at the […]Read More Teaching Chinese Canadian history with Ross Rifles
Although it seems like our first playtest just ended, we’re already gearing up for another opporutunity for you to play the game! We’ve taken all that great feedback we got on November 28th, regrouped, and are ready for another group of people to see what Ross Rifles has in store. On December 7th, we’ll be […]Read More Designer Night at Vaughan 401 – Public Playtest 2!
Well, here we are. Two days out of our first public playtest and we have so much to talk about! During the 401 Games Designer Night, we ran two one-hour games of our upcoming RPG Ross Rifles. During our first game, we played through one of the battalion objectives of the “Bloody Passchendaele” scenario. For […]Read More The first public playtest of Ross Rifles
So here we are. After months of writing and private playtesting, we’re ready to unveil our new project to the world (in demo form): Ross Rifles! Ross Rifles is a tabletop RPG where players inhabit the lives of soldiers from the Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF) stationed on the Western Front during World War One. Sent overseas […]Read More Join us for our first public playtest!