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New to the VAE collection: Stuff and Nonsense

New to the VAE collection: Stuff and Nonsense Finally picked up a copy of the Professor Elemental featuring game: Stuff and Nonsense – put out by Cheapass Games: http://cheapass.com/stuff-and-nonsense/ And **YES** I even tracked down a set of the accompanying Meeples! LOOK! A teeny Professor Elemental and a bitsy Geoffrey! …

New to the VAE Library – Agent 13: Acolytes of Darkness

New to the VAE Library – Agent 13: Acolytes of Darkness In the second half 1980s TSR attempted to do… something… with a new pulp styled character named Agent 13: The Midnight Avenger In a strange move for a *game* publisher, first they released novels featuring the occult-fighting mystery man, …

Castle Falkenstein – Curious Creatures outline

Fat Goblin has posted the outline for their upcoming Castle Falkenstein book, Curious Creatures: https://fatgoblingames.com/blogs/castle-falkenstein/curious-creatures#content Curious Creatures! Posted by J Gray on July 22, 2016 Welcome friends, to Falkenstein Friday! I have fantastic news to reports! Curious Creatures has been fully transcribed from Captain Olam’s notes and is even now …

Lego Goes AIR PIRATE!

Lego’s popular Ninjago line has a new set of villains: the Sky Pirates! They’re featured in 7 new sets, view the product line here: http://www.lego.com/en-us/ninjago/products They’ve even brought back the old school monkey! But with a metallic twist! (yes the grappling gun fires!) Color your own airship: http://www.lego.com/en-us/ninjago/activities/colouring-page/70603-e1fa82cb14a442159a3f28c7199f3165

Vote for ‘Lovelace & Babbage’ at LEGO Ideas

Vote for ‘Lovelace & Babbage’ at LEGO Ideas~ We here at Victorian Adventure Enthusiast *love* Lego… and Ada Lovelace so we encourage you to learn more about this proposal: https://ideas.lego.com/projects/102740 Analytical EngineAda Lovelace (1815-1852) is widely credited as the first computer scientist and Charles Babbage (1791-1871) is best remembered for originating …

Ether Society Newsletter – Issue No. 1

Ether Society Newsletter – Issue No. 1 A nifty new addition to the VAE Library: This is the only “pamphlet” version of the Newsletter. More info from rpggeek.com: https://rpggeek.com/rpgperiodical/20230/ether-society-newsletter “Ether Society News was originally published by GDW Games as its official Space: 1889 (Original edition) newsletter (issues 0, and 1-4), …

The Return Bertram Fiddle?

The Return Bertram Fiddle? Kickstarter for second episode of The Adventures of Bertram Fiddle~   https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/763843992/bertram-fiddle-a-victorian-animated-adventure-game “Bertram Fiddle, leading Victorian Explorator, needs your help to fund his next adventure and finally discover the true identity of Geoff the Murderer. A comedy 2D Point and Click Adventure Game for PC, Mac, …

Six-Guns and Strange Shooters~

Six-Guns and Strange Shooters~ Check out Theresa DeLucci‘s “Weird West Primer” over at Tor: http://www.tor.com/2015/09/23/six-guns-and-strange-shooters-a-weird-west-primer/ Special mention is given to Deadlands. Six-Guns and Strange Shooters: A Weird West Primer Theresa DeLucci Wed Sep 23, 2015 GHOSTWALKERS cover art by Aaron Riley What is it about the American West that continues …

Professor Elemental… the game??

Professor Elemental… the game?? OK, not quite. The game is actually called Stuff and Nonsense but it does feature chap-hop mastermind Prof Elemental as the game’s villain! You can see him skulking around the corner right on the game’s cover: Some details from the Cheapass Games site:   http://cheapass.com/node/177 “Stuff and …

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