Pathfinder Beginner Box Archive

  • This long awaited tome of items for the Pathfinder RPG promises to fulfill every GM’s treasure hoard requirements, and satisfy any player’s gear requirements.  Paizo states that this book is a “must-have companion volume to the Pathfinder RPG Core Rulebook.” We shall delve a little deeper into this volume and determine if this is in fact a book worthy of placement on your bookshelf directly beside your CORE RULES and BESTIARY. First off, I would like to say that, for an older gamer, this book is very reminiscent of the Arms & Equipment Guide from AD&D, and the Aurora’s Whole Realms catalog for the Forgotten Realms.  Both books proved invaluable to our gaming group over the years, so perhaps this new equipment […]

    Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Ultimate Equipment

    This long awaited tome of items for the Pathfinder RPG promises to fulfill every GM’s treasure hoard requirements, and satisfy any player’s gear requirements.  Paizo states that this book is a “must-have companion volume to the Pathfinder RPG Core Rulebook.” We shall delve a little deeper into this volume and determine if this is in fact a book worthy of placement on your bookshelf directly beside your CORE RULES and BESTIARY. First off, I would like to say that, for an older gamer, this book is very reminiscent of the Arms & Equipment Guide from AD&D, and the Aurora’s Whole Realms catalog for the Forgotten Realms.  Both books proved invaluable to our gaming group over the years, so perhaps this new equipment […]

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  • I know, you are all wringing your hands waiting for the first installment of the Pathfinder Beginner Box through the eyes of my son and his friends.  I swear to you it is coming so please don’t locate me using Google Earth and pound on my door and windows like the mob of angry zombies that attacked while waiting for my latest SKYRIM article!  If you missed that article you can jump back and read my son’s reactions to the Pathfinder Beginner Box here! This article will still whet your taste buds in preparation for additional Pathfinder articles to come.  This is the story of Kids GMing for Parents or how I got my wife to play role-playing games! My son Justice has been very […]

    Pathfinder Beginner Box – Kids GMing for Parents or “How I got my wife to play RPGs!”

    I know, you are all wringing your hands waiting for the first installment of the Pathfinder Beginner Box through the eyes of my son and his friends.  I swear to you it is coming so please don’t locate me using Google Earth and pound on my door and windows like the mob of angry zombies that attacked while waiting for my latest SKYRIM article!  If you missed that article you can jump back and read my son’s reactions to the Pathfinder Beginner Box here! This article will still whet your taste buds in preparation for additional Pathfinder articles to come.  This is the story of Kids GMing for Parents or how I got my wife to play role-playing games! My son Justice has been very […]

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  • Last week I spoke with Erik Mona over at Paizo Publishing about getting a crack at the new Pathfinder Beginner Box set.  After watching the Youtube video of Erik slamming down that heavy box of goodies and pulling out stuff like rabbits from a hat, I could not resist.  I am a hard core RPG Dungeon Master hailing from the old school days of Greyhawk, Dragonlance, and the Forgotten Realms.  Why would I be interested in a beginner box set?  My son is 9 years old and try as he might, he has yet to master the complexities of D&D 3.5 or the Pathfinder Role-Playing game. We bought him the Pathfinder Core Rules book for his birthday.  He was so […]

    Pathfinder Beginner Box

    Last week I spoke with Erik Mona over at Paizo Publishing about getting a crack at the new Pathfinder Beginner Box set.  After watching the Youtube video of Erik slamming down that heavy box of goodies and pulling out stuff like rabbits from a hat, I could not resist.  I am a hard core RPG Dungeon Master hailing from the old school days of Greyhawk, Dragonlance, and the Forgotten Realms.  Why would I be interested in a beginner box set?  My son is 9 years old and try as he might, he has yet to master the complexities of D&D 3.5 or the Pathfinder Role-Playing game. We bought him the Pathfinder Core Rules book for his birthday.  He was so […]

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