Category Archives: RPG

Fantranslated Japanese Tabletop RPGs – Kamigakari

A fantranslation for Japanese TRPG Kamigakari has been released. Featuring art from Yoshinori Shizuma, an artist well-known for his work on Kantai Collection, here is some information about this TRPG from the translator itself.

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Fantranslated Japanese Tabletop RPGs – Tokyo Nova

Another big name Tabletop RPG has now been tackled! Tokyo Nova is a Cyberpunk TRPG with an interesting gimmick – instead of being resolved with dice as is the classic method, it utilizes standard playing card decks instead!

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Rambal Ral: Ara Fell

(Articles in the Ramble Ral section are presented “as is” with minor editing. For more information please see its section page. They will probably contain spoilers for the game in question) So, I’m a bit disappointed in how they advertised … Continue reading

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Simulation RPG Construction (SRC) Scenario Roundup: Part 3 – The Works of 米屋

Welcome back to another installment of SRC Scenario Round-Up, where we bring your attention to the most interesting fan-made scenarios for this SRPG engine. (If you have no idea what SRC is or need a refresher, go here) The previous … Continue reading

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Fantranslated Japanese Tabletop RPGs – Night Wizard 3E

A Christmas Gift from its kind translator – a partial fantranslation for Night Wizard 3E has been made available. Originally published in 2002, Night Wizard is a “modern magic” world in which magic-using teenagers known as Wizards fight against invading … Continue reading

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Kickstarter Notice: Shinobigami – Ninja Battle Japanese TRPG

From the translators of other Japanese Tabletop RPG hits such as Tenran and Ryuutama comes a new Kickstarter for “Shinobigami” From the Kickstarter description: “Shinobigami is a fast one-session RPG focusing on character drama, stories of conflict and cooperation, and … Continue reading

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Fantranslated Japanese Tabletop RPGs – Monotone Museum

Yet another addition to the slow, yet ongoing process of making more Japanese RPGs available to English reading audiences comes “Monotone Museum” As stated by the author, “Monotone Museum was actually created as an example of how someone with no … Continue reading

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A Look At: Super Tokusatsu Taisen 2001

The Super Robot Wars series has been a popular franchise for Banpresto featuring crossovers from many mecha series. Given the number of licensed games they produce, it didn’t take long before someone got a bright idea – why not take … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Dragon Force 2

Dragon Force 2 has always been one of those long lamented “why did they deprive us of this game by not localizing it” mystical games that get much build-up from being Import Only. However, the recent completed fan-translation has changed … Continue reading

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Fantranslated Japanese Tabletop RPGs – Grancrest

Thanks to the hard workers at 4chan again, a new fan-translation of another Japanese TRPG has been released! What’s the appeal of this system, you ask? I’ll let the translator’s notes speak for itself.

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