Gary McBride Archive

  • Way of the Wicked VII – Tales of Talingarde This is the bonus book for the critically-acclaimed Way of the Wicked AP – and yes, I am aware of the delay of the sequel AP and yes, I am a KS-backer of it, waiting for my print copies of both this book and Throne of Night, but that does not influence my review of this book.   So, what does this book provide? well, for one, it’s 102 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 97 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   So, what do we get? Well, first of […]

    Way of the Wicked VII – Tales of Talingarde

    Way of the Wicked VII – Tales of Talingarde This is the bonus book for the critically-acclaimed Way of the Wicked AP – and yes, I am aware of the delay of the sequel AP and yes, I am a KS-backer of it, waiting for my print copies of both this book and Throne of Night, but that does not influence my review of this book.   So, what does this book provide? well, for one, it’s 102 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 97 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   So, what do we get? Well, first of […]

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  • Time to be evil again! Way of the Wicked V – The Devil, My Only Master The fifth installment of Fire Mountain Games’ critically acclaimed evil adventure path is 100 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of maps of Talingarde (as in each WotW-book) and 1 page back cover, leaving us with a total of 92 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   This is a review of the module, so potential players should jump to the conclusion to avoid the vast array of SPOILERS that follow.   All right, still here? If the module’s name has not been ample clue for you, this […]

    Way of the Wicked V – The Devil, My Only Master

    Time to be evil again! Way of the Wicked V – The Devil, My Only Master The fifth installment of Fire Mountain Games’ critically acclaimed evil adventure path is 100 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of maps of Talingarde (as in each WotW-book) and 1 page back cover, leaving us with a total of 92 pages of content, so let’s check this out!   This is a review of the module, so potential players should jump to the conclusion to avoid the vast array of SPOILERS that follow.   All right, still here? If the module’s name has not been ample clue for you, this […]

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  • Way of the Wicked III – Tears of the Blessed    The third installment of Fire Mountain Games‘ evil AP is 102 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 97 pages of content, so let’s check it out! This being an adventure review, Asmodeus watches over these lines. If you’re a player and don’t want to be dragged to hell due to knowing about the massive SPOILERS, I’d suggest you skip ahead to the conclusion. Still here? All right! The adventure kicks off where “Call forth Darkness” left off – with the legendary Tears of Achlys now in the PC’s possession, Thorn’s plans grow closer to […]

    Way of the Wicked III – Tears of the Blessed

    Way of the Wicked III – Tears of the Blessed    The third installment of Fire Mountain Games‘ evil AP is 102 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 97 pages of content, so let’s check it out! This being an adventure review, Asmodeus watches over these lines. If you’re a player and don’t want to be dragged to hell due to knowing about the massive SPOILERS, I’d suggest you skip ahead to the conclusion. Still here? All right! The adventure kicks off where “Call forth Darkness” left off – with the legendary Tears of Achlys now in the PC’s possession, Thorn’s plans grow closer to […]

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  •   Hej everybody!   Today, I’m taking a look at Fire Mountain Games much applauded freshman offering, the first module of their critically acclaimed evil AP, Way of the Wicked!   Way of the Wicked I – Knot of Thorns    This pdf is 100 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 95 pages of content, so let’s check out Fire Mountain Games‘ AP! The nation of Talingarde is a shining beacon of goodness on a hill, a bastion of faith to the Mitran faith and an example of purity and goodness. Evil has been conquered and mostly rooted out in this land, the goblinoids driven […]

    Way of the Wicked I – Knot of Thorns

      Hej everybody!   Today, I’m taking a look at Fire Mountain Games much applauded freshman offering, the first module of their critically acclaimed evil AP, Way of the Wicked!   Way of the Wicked I – Knot of Thorns    This pdf is 100 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 95 pages of content, so let’s check out Fire Mountain Games‘ AP! The nation of Talingarde is a shining beacon of goodness on a hill, a bastion of faith to the Mitran faith and an example of purity and goodness. Evil has been conquered and mostly rooted out in this land, the goblinoids driven […]

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  •   Hej everybody!   Today, I’m not only taking a look at Fire Mountain Games‘ second installment of their evil AP, I’m also introducing you to one of the best modules I’ve read in quite a while!   Way of the Wicked II – Call Forth Darkness The second installment of Fire Mountain Games‘ evil adventure path centered on serving Asmodeus is 106 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 101 pages of content, so what exactly do we get? This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Asmodeus and the dukes of hell will be greatly displeased with potential servants glimpsing at their grand plans […]

    Way of the Wicked II – Call forth Darkness

      Hej everybody!   Today, I’m not only taking a look at Fire Mountain Games‘ second installment of their evil AP, I’m also introducing you to one of the best modules I’ve read in quite a while!   Way of the Wicked II – Call Forth Darkness The second installment of Fire Mountain Games‘ evil adventure path centered on serving Asmodeus is 106 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 101 pages of content, so what exactly do we get? This being an adventure-review, the following contains SPOILERS. Asmodeus and the dukes of hell will be greatly displeased with potential servants glimpsing at their grand plans […]

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