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1879: Things That Go Bang


1879: Things That Go Bang: In which we discuss firearms and how they work in the CoreStep mechanic, and present diverse historical notes of interest. https://bit.ly/2Okzv7D #ttrpg #rpgs #steampunk #fasa1879

 

Hattie Strathmore, Journalist


Not a lot of writing time today, but I got 825 words in on the next Personality for #fasa1879 - an older snark woman, political and economic Journalist for the Sydney Herald. She still needs a lot of Backstory, and I haven't started her character sheet yet. #ttrpg #rpgs #amwriting #writing #steampunk

 

1879: The Ride of Kiposkodeyl


1879: A legend of the Saurids, of how the separatists of the Gruv reached back to their ancestral home during the War of the Machine People https://bit.ly/2pPc7Hl #steampunk #fasa1879 #rpgs #ttrpg #fantasy

 

1879: The Levellers


1879: Here's the full writeup on the Levellers, labour organizers with multiple incarnations in British history, from the forthcoming 1879 Players Companion. #ttrpg #fasa1879 #steampunk #labor #union
https://bit.ly/2oGicoI

 

1879: NYC Campaign Actual Play


1879: Actual Play NYC this episode has the players organizing a Mission: Impossible type scheme with the Levellers and the sandhogs to gang up on the smoke demon and put an end to it. Transcript at https://bit.ly/2ph0KHL #fasa1879 #ttrpg #rpg #victorian #nyc #steampunk #brooklyn

 

1879: The Great Ones Remember


Who are the Great Families of the Gruv? Don't forget that we're nearing December. Clickthru: https://bit.ly/2Myul8y #fasa1879 #victorian #steampunk #ttrpg #rpg #games #gaming

 

1879: A little more arsenic anyone?


Let's talk a little more about poison, and why it was such a big deal in the 19th century. https://bit.ly/2nDkjJo #ttrpg #rpg #steampunk #fasa1879 #arsenic #victorian

 

1879 Weekly blog: Zulus in the Steamweird Century


1879 Weekly Blog: Zulus in the Steamweird Century, in which we talk about how the Zulu kingdom has evolved in the game world, and hear from one of their senior people. https://bit.ly/33hFbp1 #steampunk #fasa1879 #zulu #africa #ttrpg

 

1879: Actual Play NYC: The Knicks vs The Heat


In this week's #FASA1879 Actual Play, the party takes on a smoke demon in the women's ward of the Knickerbocker Hospital. https://bit.ly/2mPJ7NT #steampunk #ttrpg #fantasy #rpg #nyc

 

1879: Inspirations 5


1879 Weekly Blog: Three more books and three more documentaries / TV shows that inspired our product line, reviewed and linked. #ttrpg #steampunk #fasa1879 #victorian
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-inspirations-5/

 

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

https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-haktanir-teyze-the-engineer/

 

1879: Street Names and a White Horse


What sort of shenanigans might connect the workshop of a London mapmaker with a giant artwork created in Oxfordshire three thousand years ago?
#ttrpg #fasa1879 #Steampunk #fantasy #London #magic
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-stuff-that-wouldnt-fit-london-street-names-white-horse-street/

 

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
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-wilhelm-kasebier-infiltration-specialist-dnf/

 

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
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-actual-play-nyc-the-vault-battle/

 

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
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/783548120/hapenny-pie-an-1879-graphic-novel

 

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 https://bit.ly/2RG6fcC and next week on DTRPG. Tally Ho / Addaynika!
#fantasyminiatures #miniatures #wargaming #steampunk #fantasy #fasa1879

 
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#steampunk FAT HUGO Mk2 was a prototype for turbine technology and is used for expeditions in the salt desert of Paluv. The maximum speed is 400 mph.

 

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

 
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#steampunk FAT HUGO Mk2 was a prototyp for turbine technology and is used for expeditions in the salt desert of Paluv. The maximum speed is 400 mph.

 

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
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-octavia-rainwater-psychic-investigator-for-hire/

 

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
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-actual-play-nyc-down-the-tunnel-to-the-dybbuk/

 

1879: The Good Neighbor


In this week's 1879 Line Developer's blog, a short story from the days right after the opening of the Rabbit Hole and the return of magic.
#ttrpg #steampunk #rpg #magic #victorian #althistory
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-the-good-neighbor/

 

FASA 1879 Weekly Blog: Mr. Khogisa's Cryptids


In which we meet a Promethean-School Weird Scientist from the Zulu Nation, who has brought to life three cryptids from African legend.
#steampunk #weirdscience #ttrpg #rpg #magic #cryptid #npc
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-mr-khogisas-cryptids/

 

1879 Inspirations 3: Where does this game come from anyway?


Books and documentaries that contributed to the 1879 product line. You want to know where the ideas for FASA's steampunk game come from? Here's some of the sources.
#steampunk #ttrpg #victorian #games #gaming #rpg #althistory #history
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-inspirations-3/

#ttrpg #rpg #steampunk #victorian #demon #fasa1879 #actualplay actualplay (x) fasa1879 (x) gaming (x) nyc (x) rpg (x) steampunk (x) ttrpg (x) victorian (x)

 

1879 Line Developer Blog: It's Who You Know


In this week's 1879 blog, we examine the mechanics of creating and maintaining Connections with NPCs. As with real life, if you want something, you have to build the relationship and be willing to give a bit.
#ttrpg #rpg #mechanics #victorian #steampunk #althistory
https://fasagames.com/1879/1879-its-who-you-know/

 
Hey everyone, I’m #newhere. I’m interested in #gamemaster, #games, #gaming, #history, #rpg, and #steampunk. I'm line developer for 1879 from FASA Games Inc., and an IT manager in my dayjob.

 
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Alternate Eiffel Tower designs which would fit in as retro space rocket designs...

#retro #steampunk #ArtInspiration

 
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Alternate Eiffel Tower designs which would fit in as retro space rocket designs...

#retro #steampunk #ArtInspiration

 

1879 Line Developer's Blog: Everyday Poisons


In this week's 1879 Line Developer blog, we talk about the odds of being poisoned in the late Victorian era, accidentally or deliberately, and things your characters really ought to watch out for. #ttrpg #rpg #steampunk #victorian #althistory #poison http://fasagames.com/1879/1879-stuff-that-wouldnt-fit-everyday-poisons/
#ttrpg #rpg #steampunk #victorian #althistory #poison gaming (x) rpg (x) steampunk (x) ttrpg (x)

 
Hey everyone,
I’m #newhere. I’m interested in #android, all things #aws (studying for Solution Architect Associate), #linux, and #writing, and I'm a #GPlusrefugee.

Curious what I can find and learn here. I'm not always the most chatty one but be worried when I start talking about my books. I wrote quite a lot of them... #fantasy #scifi #steampunk

 
Hey everyone,
I’m #newhere. I’m interested in #android, all things #aws (studying for Solution Architect Associate), #linux, and #writing, and I'm a #GPlusrefugee.

Curious what I can find and learn here. I'm not always the most chatty one but be worried when I start talking about my books. I wrote quite a lot of them... #fantasy #scifi #steampunk

 
Weekly 1879 blog: Four people from actual history that we just didn't have the page count in the London Sourcebook to include, but definitely ought to be known.

http://fasagames.com/1879/1879-stuff-that-wouldnt-fit-london-people/

#fasa1879 #victorian #steampunk #rpg #ttrpg #althistory
1879: Stuff That Wouldn’t Fit: London People

 
In this week's 1879 Line Developer blog, we look at some of the books and documentaries that have informed and inspired the product line.

http://fasagames.com/1879/1879-inspirations/

#althistory #fasa1879 #games #gaming #history #rpg #steampunk #tabletop #tabletop_rpg #victorian
1879: Inspirations

 
Hey speaking of long-running universes -

http://www.edallyacademy.com/2019/02/07/chapter-24/

Edally Academy posted yesterday afternoon.

“Never Ask An Engineer A Question Unless You Have an Hour”

Check out this #Steampunk #BoardingSchool #WebSerial - it’s #FreeFiction.
Chapter 24

 
From the 1879 GM's Guide (https://bit.ly/2QFY51M), the dormouse, a lizard with a razor-sharp tail that feeds on the narcotic leaves of the splithee plant. It wakes up grumpier than a koala. #fasa1879 #steampunk #lostworld #rpg #games #gaming
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From the 1879 GM's Guide (https://bit.ly/2QFY51M), the Crawling Wig, a nasty caterpillar with brittle fibers that break off in the skin and nematocysts so they sting at the same time. #fasa1879 #art #mastoart #steampunk #lostworld #monster #creature #rpg #gaming #games
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From the 1879 Players Guide (https://bit.ly/2CJIs4K), the Weird Scientist, in this instance of the Newtonian School. Can anyone tell me who the model was? #fasa1879 #victorian #weirdscience #rpg #art #mastoart #tabletoprpg #steampunk
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I was on the Breakfast Club yesterday! #rpg #games #gaming #podcast #steampunk #fasa1879

Anchor FM Inc.: RPG Breakfast Club Ep. 4 by RPG Breakfast Club • A podcast on Anchor (RPG Breakfast Club Ep. 4 by RPG Breakfast Club)


 
In this week's 1879 Line Developer blog, we talk about the worldbuilding rules for our #steampunk #althistory and use the telephone as an example for how technology advances.

http://fasagames.com/1879/1879-making-the-call/

#games #gaming #history #rpg #tabletop_rpg #victorian
1879: Making The Call

 
The 2019 #GenCon Scenario for 1879, Wyrm in the Big Apple, has been sent off to the rules mechanic for first-pass review/editing, mechanics checks, playability validation, etc. Great is my rejoicing, I got it done before the end of January. #fasa1879 #rpg #tabletop_roleplaying #steampunk #victorian #newyorkcity

 
Do any of ya'll have a favorite(s) among these? -via xlr
reshare from @Jess Nut




#fiction #cyberpunk #art #steampunk #literature

 
I bought some #steampunk glasses the other day but decided I could improve the paintjob. Very satisfied with the outcome! ⚙️ #mastoart
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In the header art for Chapter 9, Combat, from the 1879 Players Guide, we see a Cowboy with a prosthetic arm and an elf Aristocrat taking on a couple of Samsut soldiers. #fasa1879 #art #mastoart #tabletop_rpg #tabletop_roleplaying #Victorian #steampunk #lostworld #althistory
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