The Dresden Files RPG Archive

  • Whups! We accidentally overwrote the template for our website with the (boring) default look of the base theme. Unfortunately, Fred is stuck on the road right now and won’t be able to fix it for a week. Luckily all of the content is still here — just none of the chrome. Your patience is appreciated. [...]

    Apologies For the Lack of Personality

    Whups! We accidentally overwrote the template for our website with the (boring) default look of the base theme. Unfortunately, Fred is stuck on the road right now and won’t be able to fix it for a week. Luckily all of the content is still here — just none of the chrome. Your patience is appreciated. [...]

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  • We have a new, completely free, one-shot adventure available for you (following in the footsteps of Neutral Grounds)! The old Cranston house had stood unoccupied for as long as anyone could remember. Few spoke of why. After a while, everything just passed into rumor, and now nobody knows the truth for sure. But they do [...]

    Casefile: Night Fears

    We have a new, completely free, one-shot adventure available for you (following in the footsteps of Neutral Grounds)! The old Cranston house had stood unoccupied for as long as anyone could remember. Few spoke of why. After a while, everything just passed into rumor, and now nobody knows the truth for sure. But they do [...]

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  • The Dresden Files RPG team got some great news today. A double nomination for the Origins Awards! The Dresden Files Roleplaying Game: Your Story is up for this year’s Best Roleplaying Game category, and The Dresden Files Roleplaying Game: Our World is up for this year’s Best RPG Supplement. We couldn’t be more pleased! Remember, [...]

    A Double Nod for Dresden at the Origins Awards

    The Dresden Files RPG team got some great news today. A double nomination for the Origins Awards! The Dresden Files Roleplaying Game: Your Story is up for this year’s Best Roleplaying Game category, and The Dresden Files Roleplaying Game: Our World is up for this year’s Best RPG Supplement. We couldn’t be more pleased! Remember, [...]

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  • Fred announced Evil Hat’s February sale over at his blog, recently. You can find all the sale items from Evil Hat over at the Evil Hat webstore (as well as DriveThruRPG and Indie Press Revolution). This sale includes lower prices on the PDF versions of the Dresden Files RPG — $20 for Your Story, $18 [...]

    Did You Notice the Sale?

    Fred announced Evil Hat’s February sale over at his blog, recently. You can find all the sale items from Evil Hat over at the Evil Hat webstore (as well as DriveThruRPG and Indie Press Revolution). This sale includes lower prices on the PDF versions of the Dresden Files RPG — $20 for Your Story, $18 [...]

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  • So, you don’t like our soft-rules approach[1] to summoning & binding in DFRPG. That’s okay. Here’s some extrapolated-straight-from-the-rules[2] perspective on how to make that a little more concrete. You want to take Summoned Creature X, which has a statblock that you and/or the GM have designed, and figure out what it takes to make it [...]

    Quick’n’Dirty’n’Optional Summoning Guidelines

    So, you don’t like our soft-rules approach[1] to summoning & binding in DFRPG. That’s okay. Here’s some extrapolated-straight-from-the-rules[2] perspective on how to make that a little more concrete. You want to take Summoned Creature X, which has a statblock that you and/or the GM have designed, and figure out what it takes to make it [...]

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  • So, you don’t like our soft-rules approach[1] to summoning & binding in DFRPG. That’s okay. Here’s some extrapolated-straight-from-the-rules[2] perspective on how to make that a little more concrete. You want […]

    Quick’n’Dirty’n’Optional Summoning Guidelines

    So, you don’t like our soft-rules approach[1] to summoning & binding in DFRPG. That’s okay. Here’s some extrapolated-straight-from-the-rules[2] perspective on how to make that a little more concrete. You want […]

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  • Neutral Grounds: Come for the hot, fresh coffee. Stay for the cold-blooded murder. Two dead barristas … a missing proprietor … ghoul attacks … poser vampires … boy trouble. And it’s your case, whether you like it or not. Better make that a double espresso. The Neutral Grounds casefile is a one-shot mystery-adventure for the [...]

    Casefile: Neutral Grounds (Free Adventure)

    Neutral Grounds: Come for the hot, fresh coffee. Stay for the cold-blooded murder. Two dead barristas … a missing proprietor … ghoul attacks … poser vampires … boy trouble. And it’s your case, whether you like it or not. Better make that a double espresso. The Neutral Grounds casefile is a one-shot mystery-adventure for the [...]

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  • The RPG.Net Index is a great resource for the hobby — but the Dresden Files RPG has gotten few ratings on it (despite Spirit of the Century having plenty). Help us out by registering your opinion of the game! (You’ll need to be logged into your account on forum.rpg.net to do so.) Rate Your Story [...]

    Rate the DFRPG on RPG.Net

    The RPG.Net Index is a great resource for the hobby — but the Dresden Files RPG has gotten few ratings on it (despite Spirit of the Century having plenty). Help us out by registering your opinion of the game! (You’ll need to be logged into your account on forum.rpg.net to do so.) Rate Your Story [...]

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  • The Dresden Files RPG made it onto Ogrecave’s 12 RPGs of Christmas list. We’ve got some great company there, all well worth checking out. 
Drop on by and have a look!

    Dresden Files RPG on Ogrecave’s Christmas List

    The Dresden Files RPG made it onto Ogrecave’s 12 RPGs of Christmas list. We’ve got some great company there, all well worth checking out. Drop on by and have a look!

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  • We got some great news over the weekend. In this inaugural year of Board Game Geek’s Golden Geek Awards covering the RPG sector, we had the privilege to be nominated in multiple categories. And this weekend it became official — The Dresden Files RPG has won the 2010 Golden Geek for Best Artwork/Presentation… AND the [...]

    Dresden Files RPG Goes Double Geek

    We got some great news over the weekend. In this inaugural year of Board Game Geek’s Golden Geek Awards covering the RPG sector, we had the privilege to be nominated in multiple categories. And this weekend it became official — The Dresden Files RPG has won the 2010 Golden Geek for Best Artwork/Presentation… AND the [...]

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  • A rare event! Both Jim Butcher and Fred Hicks get interviewed on The Walking Eye podcast, and talk about the novels, the RPG, and gaming in general. Have a listen!

    Jim and Fred Interviewed on The Walking Eye

    A rare event! Both Jim Butcher and Fred Hicks get interviewed on The Walking Eye podcast, and talk about the novels, the RPG, and gaming in general. Have a listen!

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  • The limited edition “Wizard” fudge dice are up for preorder on Evil Hat’s web-store! This is a 12-die set containing four “hellfire” (translucent red with yellow markings), “winter” (translucent blue with white markings), and “ectoplasm” (glow in the dark yellow with black markings) Fudge Dice. You can find more details about ‘em at the product [...]

    Limited Edition “Wizard” Fudge Dice Are Up For Preorder

    The limited edition “Wizard” fudge dice are up for preorder on Evil Hat’s web-store! This is a 12-die set containing four “hellfire” (translucent red with yellow markings), “winter” (translucent blue with white markings), and “ectoplasm” (glow in the dark yellow with black markings) Fudge Dice. You can find more details about ‘em at the product [...]

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  • Our game is a finalist in the 2010 Golden Geek Awards! Specifically for Game of the Year (alongside the VSCA/Evil Hat Fate game Diaspora, also available on the EH webstore) and Best Artwork/Presentation. Thanks to everyone who voted in the Geeks!

    Dresden Files RPG is a finalist in the 2010 Golden Geeks!

    Our game is a finalist in the 2010 Golden Geek Awards! Specifically for Game of the Year (alongside the VSCA/Evil Hat Fate game Diaspora, also available on the EH webstore) and Best Artwork/Presentation. Thanks to everyone who voted in the Geeks!

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  • In honor of Harry Dresden’s Oct 31 birthday, we’re knocking 10% off all DFRPG products on the Evil Hat webstore this week (and this week only — come Monday, sale’s over!). Save $9 on the two books and get free shipping when you order them together. Or pick up both PDFs for only $36 Drop [...]

    Happy Halloween, Harry

    In honor of Harry Dresden’s Oct 31 birthday, we’re knocking 10% off all DFRPG products on the Evil Hat webstore this week (and this week only — come Monday, sale’s over!). Save $9 on the two books and get free shipping when you order them together. Or pick up both PDFs for only $36 Drop [...]

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  • The folks over at Reddit are doing a public-sourced interview — calling for questions that folks would like them to ask us. If you have (interview-appropriate) questions on your mind, bring them on over and share!
http://www.reddit.com/r/rpg/comm...

    Interview Us Via Reddit

    The folks over at Reddit are doing a public-sourced interview — calling for questions that folks would like them to ask us. If you have (interview-appropriate) questions on your mind, bring them on over and share! http://www.reddit.com/r/rpg/comm...

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