Major Upgrades to Savage Worlds on Fantasy Grounds!

Fantasy Grounds Virtual Tabletop SoftwareThe latest release of the Savage Worlds rules set for Fantasy Grounds gives you an electronic boatload of upgrades! The fifty-or-so new features include:

  • Campaign calendars you can use to track time,
  • Rollable tables with an easier interface,
  • Greater GM visibility with the ability to interact with all players at once,
  • Wounds, Shaken and Incapacitated now on the character portraits,
  • Automatic display of how many raises you rolled,
  • Better handling for the Hold status, and
  • Armor Piercing weapons that really, really work!

You can get the full list of Savage Worlds v4 features or catch SmiteWorks’ Doug Davison’s YouTube video overview.

If the upgrades to the basic Savage Worlds rules set weren’t enough, they’ve just released Weird Wars II as a supplement module. All the setting information and artwork from the PDF—monsters, items, vehicles and more—pre-integrated into Fantasy Grounds to minimize prep time. Get Weird Wars II and other licensed Savage Worlds products at the Fantasy Grounds Store today!

Sale on Savage Worlds for Fantasy Grounds

Fantasy GroundsHelp your Savage Worlds games reach out through the ether with Fantasy Grounds‘ on-line gaming tools. To beat the Black Friday rush, you can do it even cheaper with Fantasy Grounds Savage Worlds Sale! Wednesday, November 26 through Tuesday, December 2, all adventure modules will be 10% off.

Don’t Miss FG Con This Weekend!

FG ConIt’s almost time for FG Con! This weekend, October 17-19, is your chance to join this spectacular all-virtual convention. Get all the gaming fun of a live convention without the travel, expense, or aroma!

They’re going to have several Savage Worlds games available, with the crew from SXG (Society of Extraordinary Gamers) and other great GMs running a wide variety of settings. They’ve also got other game systems as well as panels and discussions. Be sure to check out the event list and register as soon as possible! For a quick glance at some of the Savage Worlds games, check Damian Hupfeld’s G+ post.

The convention runs on Fantasy Grounds, but everything is free to play and the free demo license is all it takes to connect. You can even play through Fantasy Grounds on Steam! But time is running out, and you’ve got to register to play!

Go to ETU On-Line with Fantasy Grounds East Texas University Extension!

East Texas University for Fantasy GroundsNot sure if the college experience (of fleeing in terror and trying to keep the world safe, anyway) is something you can fit into your day? Now, with Fantasy GroundsEast Texas University Extension, you can desperately try to survive college from the comfort of your own home!

Grab a few friends, fire up the internet, and enjoy an East Texas University education in the warm glow of your very own monitor today!

More for ETU/DOH Backers and Fans!

ETU ArchetypesIt’s a big day for East Texas University and Degrees of Horror backers! Both the ETU Adventure Generator and Off Radio (ETU fiction) are now freely available to you. If you didn’t have the chance to back the ETU/Degrees of Horror Kickstarter, these will both be coming your way later.

The ETU Archetypes are also available today. With twelve different characters (from jock to journalist and geek to rodeo queen) ready to go, including stats and figure flats, you’re ready to fill your ETU game with friendly freshman faces from the first! If you’re more of a three-dimensional purist, don’t worry—ten of the archetypes are the base models for the first batch of ETU Miniatures.

Are you still somehow on the fence? You should consider a career as a rodeo clown and be sure to catch the recording of Jerrod Gunning’s Savage Worlds GM Hangout tonight, July 15, for Beelzebubba, a live play demo of ETU!

Fantasy Grounds Brings Savage Worlds to Steam!

Savage Worlds on SteamFantasy Grounds is bringing the award-winning Savage Worlds roleplaying system to the highly-popular Steam web gaming engine! Fantasy Grounds will become available this Friday, May 9, at 11:00 am Pacific Time, and Savage Worlds is the first available downloadable module!

Fantasy Grounds will continue to release additional Savage Worlds content for the Steam web gaming engine to keep you happy. Just in case you feel like foolin’ around on us with some other RPG, they’ll be making those available as well. Don’t worry—we understand and we know you’ll be back…

Great Northwest Trail Guide Available for Fantasy Grounds!

Deadlands Reloaded: The Great Northwest Trail GuideTrail Guide: The Great Northwest for Fantasy Grounds is now available! A thick blanket of snow muffles the sounds of terror in a land where the cold and the hunger are both biting, sometimes literally! See if your posse can survive the Winter War being fought across Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Idaho—a war most will never know of until it’s too late.

Trail Guide: The Great Northwest joins the existing catalog of Savage Worlds for Fantasy Grounds, expanding the frontier for both Deadlands and Smiteworks’ virtual tabletop gaming environment. Check out the whole list today, and get your game going across the globe—before the Reckoning claims it all, my frozen amigo!

Hero Labs Custom Files for Weird Wars: Rome and Slipstream Now Available!

Savage Worlds in Hero LabThanks to Ron and Lenny, some of the fine folks from the Hero Lab web forum, you can now download Weird Wars: Rome setting files for Hero Lab and Slipstream setting files for Hero Labs.

With these setting files, you can use Lone Wolf’s popular Hero Lab software to quickly create and manage character sheets for two more Savage Worlds settings. Be sure to check out Hero Lab for Savage Worlds—including free demo downloads for Mac and Windows—today!

Free Savage Worlds Toolset Released

Savage Worlds ToolsetTo help you get more out of the Science Fiction Companion, Brendan at Squid&Crow (and one of our own webmasters) has released a set of tools to help you quickly generate Power Armor, Robots, Vehicles, Walkers, and Starships based entirely on the Science Fiction Companion rules. You decide on the gear, and the tools will handle the math!

That’s just the tip of the iceberg! Depending on community involvement and demand, more tools will be built and released over time. Pop by the Savage Worlds Toolset page and let Brendan know what you like and what you want, and we’ll make sure you spend even less time prepping and more time playing!

Hell on Earth Reloaded Now Available for Fantasy Grounds!

Hell on Earth Reloaded for Fantasy GroundsHell on Earth Reloaded is now available for Fantasy Grounds for Savage Worlds! Bind a tech spirit or two to bring your gaming group together across the trackless electronic void and adventure in the post-apocalyptic future of the strange past of Deadlands!

Hell on Earth Reloaded is available in either the player module only or the two-pack of player and GM modules, expanding the already-impressive list of settings and adventures ready for Savage Worlds on Fantasy Grounds! Check out the whole list today, and get your game going across the globe—no matter how shattered it may be!