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EN World Review – Pre-Release Review of Story Forge Cards

storyforge coverGreetings Gentle Readers!  I hope that this week is finding you all well, and that you are all looking forward to a pleasant weekend in just a few days!

My own week has been going well, and I am keeping busy bouncing between writing projects.  Besides my own blogs, I have been working on some ideas for a new game system and setting – which is not fantasy role-playing I might add – as well as trying to complete the novel I started during the National Novel Writing Month.  My “Victorian-esque-Post-apacolyptic-Seampunk-Gothic-Horror-Dystopia” novel, with a working title of Sanguis Noctem, continues to move forward, and I have high hopes that I’ll have it completed before the start of summer!  What I do with it at that point is up for some speculation, but I do intend to publish it in some manner, even if it is only done as a Print-On-Demand Web release.

All of which brings us to the topic of today’s review on EN World, a new and (hopefully) upcoming release of Story Forge Cards!  These cards assist in creating not only detailed stories and plotlines for use in role-playing games, novels, or screenplays, but they also can be used to create characters as well, with quite detailed and often surprising backgrounds driving their lives.

For more information about Story Forge Cards, please click the link below and head over to EN World to read all the details in my review:

Pre-Release Review of Story Forge by Kelp Entertainment

I think these cards have some great potential to assist role-players of all genres and game systems, and doubly so if you enjoy not only playing RPGs but also write fiction on the side.  The tarot-like layout system for different types of character and plot development is actually really cool, and I think even the “story poker” game using these cards will have some appeal on slow gaming nights.

Although the cards are just a concept in a Kickstart project for the moment, I think they are worth consideration as a really good role-playing tool.  I wish the author the best of luck in the next six weeks to achieve his goal and see these cards published!

So until next blog… I wish you Happy Gaming!

About The Author

Michael is an Adept of a Secret Order of Dungeon Masters, and dwells in a hidden realm with his two evil cat-familiars, deep within the Vale of Wolverines, called by some "Michigan". He has been esoterically conjuring D&D Campaigns for nearly a Third of a Century, and has been known to cast ritual blogs concerning Dungeons & Dragons every few days with some regularity. Michael has freelanced for Wizards of the Coast, and writes reviews of D&D and other Role-Playing Game products on EN World News.


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