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1879 New Product Release!

Your #steampunk campaign needs a Gentleman Thief! Get this 11-page PDF-only dossier on Wilhelm Kasebier of Prussia, including Backstory, Connections, Adventure Hooks, and full stats on three steampunk thief's devices for only $1.99! Click through to for more details!
#ttrpg #fasa1879 #NPC


1879: Nilufer Haktanir

What has the Ottoman Empire got that holds back the Cossacks? They've got Nilufer Haktanir and what she built.
#ttrpg #steampunk #althistory #fasa1879 #NPC #ottoman


The Peculiar Preoccupation of Wilhelm Kasebier

This week's 1879 blog presents a Dodger from Prussia, a burglar living in a highly monitored society and earning a bit of leeway by working for Prussian intelligence as an infiltration specialist. It runs in the family.
#steampunk #ttrpg #rpg #victorian #prussia #fasa1879 #npc


1879 Blog: The Vault Battle

This week's 1879 blog takes us into a desperate fight against a spirit that outclassed its conjurer. Will Our Heroes survive?
#steampunk #fantasy #ttrpg #rpg #fasa1879 #mechanics


Venleitche: July Update

It's the 1st of the month, so patrons just got the latest alpha version of Dynamic Balances: Venleitche, the sliding-stats #ttrpg I'm independently developing on my #Patreon. There's a lot of older public material if you want to see what the game is about. Click through to for a game driven by player agency in a world with four physical genders, Neopagan religion, and permaculture principles that have teeth both in-game and in the mechanics. #fantasy #rpg


The Felonious Feline Filcher!

The Kickstarter has launched for 1879's first graphic novel! Follow the thrilling adventures of Henry and his troll friend Smedley as they chase the Felonious Feline Filcher across steamweird London! Support our efforts to print and distribute a completed book! Backers get access to a draft PDF! Airships! Explosions! Romance! Cats!
#steampunk #victorian #london #graphicnovel #fasa1879


The 1879 Minis Books are out!

The 1879 Minis Books are out!
The British and Samsut Forcebooks for the 1879 Miniatures Wargame have been released in PDF. You can find them at and next week on DTRPG. Tally Ho / Addaynika!
#fantasyminiatures #miniatures #wargaming #steampunk #fantasy #fasa1879


Wandering Beekeeper: The Reality of the Divine

Patrons of The Wandering Beekeeper just got a new post on coming-of-age rituals, inheritance, and blood pacts in the Venleitche game world. The public thus gets an older post from 28 May talking about how a culture works when the reality of its Divinity is undeniable. Want to see the new material as it happens? Want to see the game in its entirety, which is patrons-only until it's playtested and released? Want to support a mechanic driven by player agency? Follow the link!
#ttrpg #patreon #fantasy


And what does this have to do with missing cats?

Who is Percival Hargrave, and why is his airship the USS Spindrift, registered in the Union, currently in the skies over London? More Wednesday. #ttrpg #steampunk #fasa1879


Venleitche Patreon: New patron and public posts!

My patrons just got the section on Cyclical Observances in the Religion chapter. Everybody else now gets the early draft of the History section, talking about the fall of the Northern continent, and why the Southern continent people live the way they do, originally posted on May 22nd. Want more? Want to see the compiled system as it stands each month? Those posts, with attached PDFs of the development version of the game, will never be made public. Want to help get this game up to playtest level, and take it to Discord? Click through.
#ttrpg #fantasy #patreon #playeragency


1879: Octavia Rainwater, Psychic Detective

1879 blog: Personalities 03 Reveal: Octavia Rainwater, Psychic Detective for Hire. We give you the Backstory and character sheet for an investigator built using the Medium template. Next month, Octavia will be a $1.99 PDF on DTRPG and the FASA store with five Connections, three Adventure Hooks, and three Goodies (in her case, detective gadgets) added.
#ttrpg #steampunk #npc #rpg #victorian #althistory


Wandering Beekeeper: The Current Situation of the Kingdom of Uster

This post on my #Patreon just went public, and a new post went out to my patrons. Find out about the current situation in the kingdom of Uster, where the action centers. Want to know more about the classless, levelless #ttrpg I'm developing, with a mechanic driven by player agency? Visit to see more! #amwriting


New Patreon Post (public!)

This post on my Patreon just went public. If you'd like to know more about the game world and integrated mechanic that I'm developing, and maybe support me in my efforts, just follow the link!
#ttrpg #worldbuilding #patreon


1879: Down the Tunnel to the Dybbuk

New month, new chapter! Our intrepid explorers return to the construction project and go hunting for the murderous spirit! Be careful what you go looking for - you might find it!
#ttrpg #steampunk #fantasy #fasa1879 #victorian #althistory #newyork


New Patreon Post Up

As patronage has increased, I've been putting more effort into my Patreon, within the last week putting up a new post every day, each with new game material. Older posts are rolled to public at the same rate new posts go up for the patrons, so you can see what you're getting into before you decide to support me. I hope you will!
#ttrpg #worldbuilding #gamedesign #patreon


Cert Renewal issue today

Sorry about that, folks. There's a certbot renewal script in cron.d, but it ran into a port conflict with nginx from the looks of things. I've manually renewed the certs, and am looking into why the port conflict occurred and how to work around it.


Wandering Beekeeper: Venleitche Dice Mechanics

The patrons got to see the first entity of the Darkness today. In turn, this older post has been made public, containing thoughts on the dice mechanic for the game. There's been some revision since this post.
#patreon #ttrpg #mechanics #GameDesign