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Era: Survival Definitive Edition and Digital Karma Cards now available on DriveThruRPG!

13 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! Another two awesome releases on DriveThruRPG! Firstly, the Era: Survival Definitive Edition: a book which contains not only the Core Rulebook and extra materials but also the two expansions deemed “vital” by reviewer “Talking About Games”! It’s a great chance to get everything you could possibly want to play Era: Survival. https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/247260/Era-Survival–Definitive-Edition-Rulebook While … Continue reading Era: Survival Definitive Edition and Digital Karma Cards now available on DriveThruRPG!

Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 20!

12 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! The latest episode of our actual play, Stiletto Unit 447CE, is now available on YouTube and Podbean! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BWnNMSVK94c  (video) https://shadesofvengeance.podbean.com (audio only) In this episode, Reluflissy has a strange reaction to a product being sold in the Black Market, much to Nara’s annoyance, Ka’tal finishes his competition and Bonsai loots an unconscious body! … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 20!

Era: Silence Soundscapes and Extras available now on the SoV Store!

11 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! A double entry for Era: Silence today as we offer the Soundscapes and the Extras on the SoV Store for the first time! https://www.shadesofvengeance.com/product/era-silence-soundscapes/ The soundscapes were created by Leo Cosh and directed by Ed Jowett (me!) in order to enhance the experience of playing Era: Survival. With one for most of the … Continue reading Era: Silence Soundscapes and Extras available now on the SoV Store!

Era: The Consortium – Time Travel Campaign Part 4 on DriveThruRPG!

06 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! The fourth book of the Time Travel Campaign is now up on DriveThruRPG! Sessions 31-40 explore Project Orion and more, so don’t miss out on your chance to shape the future of the Consortium… https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/247185/Era-The-Consortium–Time-Travel-Part-4 Ed

Episode 19 of Stiletto Unit 447CE!

05 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! In this episode, Ka’tal enters a knife competition, hoping to gain some shiny, new throwing knives for… later use. See how that goes, and what Bonsai is up to, in our latest episode! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BOmaWcojavs Or catch up on Podbean: https://shadesofvengeance.podbean.com/ – Ed

Era: The Consortium – Wave 2 Expansions Collection available now on the Shades of Vengeance Store!

04 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! Great news today for anyone looking to catch up with the expansions for Era: The Consortium: the Wave 2 expansions are now available on our Store! https://www.shadesofvengeance.com/product/era-the-consortium-expansions-wave-2-digital/ This includes Free Trader, Predictive Genetic Algorithm, New Worlds and Home Base! If you aren’t up to date with Era: The Consortium, they are definitely worth … Continue reading Era: The Consortium – Wave 2 Expansions Collection available now on the Shades of Vengeance Store!

AetherCon – Join Us!

01 Nov, 2018

Hi everyone! I’d like to invite you to join us for the slots that we can run at AetherCon! For those of you who don’t know, it’s an online convention which is free to attend. You just have to sign up and you can join us for various Era games there, run by myself and … Continue reading AetherCon – Join Us!

Kazumi, Lobo and more from Johnathan Lewis!

29 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Johnathan Lewis, long-time writer and creator for SoV Comics, along with being one of the writers for Era: The Consortium and many others, has done an interview on our latest comic on Kickstarter, Kazuki and the Deathseekers! You can check it out here: http://majorspoilers.com/2018/10/28/waynes-comics-podcast-353-johnathan-lewis/ If you want to get onto Kazuki and the Deathseekers, … Continue reading Kazumi, Lobo and more from Johnathan Lewis!

MCM Comicon this Weekend!

25 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! We’ve just finished setup for our latest MC Comicon – it’s our 4th year doing that! Once again, we’re doing both games (including demos) and also we have a comics stand, devoted to the Era: The Empowered and Era: The Consortium comics. See the Featured image for a map of where we will … Continue reading MCM Comicon this Weekend!

Era: Balam (Fate Edition) Released on our Store!

21 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Thanks to the awesome work of Nick Bate, the Fate edition of Era: Balam is an enveloping piece of work which expresses the universe perfectly in the lite roleplaying system. For the first time, you can now get that from our store: https://www.shadesofvengeance.com/product/era-balam-fate-edition/ – Ed

Violete: Unstoppable

19 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Today, a major milestone for Era: The Empowered comics: our fan faovurite, Violete: Unstoppable is now available on DriveThruComics: https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/253603/Violete-Unstoppable Violete became a fast favourite earlier this year when the Kickstarter was released. If you missed the ride, you should definitely check the comic out, because Violete’s story is inspiring and exciting. – … Continue reading Violete: Unstoppable

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Two Weeks of Conventions!

18 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! This week, I’m pleased to be able to talk about some fantastic things we’re doing over the next two weekends. First, there’s GamesFest, which is in Victoria Hall in Tring! We’ll be there once again and raring to go. But there’s more! We’re also running the “Championship of Earth” competition, the first time … Continue reading Two Weeks of Conventions!

Just launched – Era: Survival – Colony

Hi everyone! I wanted to let you know that our latest card game has just launched on Kickstarter and has had a phenomenal first day, reaching 347% Funded! https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/shadesofvengeance/era-survival-colony-a-co-op-card-game-for-1-4-play?ref=aov70c We’re hoping to go a bit further with the project than that, and have some amazing ideas for Stretch Goals which I know you will love, … Continue reading Just launched – Era: Survival – Colony

DriveThruComics Release – Infiltration: The Bug War #2

12 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Declaration: The Bug War #1 set some wheels in motion and now it’s time to follow up with them. This enemy will not go away. Good news for everyone following this series on DriveThruComics: Infiltration, the second comic in the series, is up now! https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/253601/Infiltration-The-Bug-War-2 Join the Bug War as Liam Paine, a … Continue reading DriveThruComics Release – Infiltration: The Bug War #2

Life on Gaia Kickstarter over, Era: Survival Colony coming soon…!

11 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! We’re giving Era: Survival plenty of attention at the moment, and not just because it’s halloween! Our post-apocalyptic world is one of my favourite universes because it’s got so much potential complexity alongside such a simple concept. Life on Gaia, our audio book set on the world of Era: Survival, is now over. … Continue reading Life on Gaia Kickstarter over, Era: Survival Colony coming soon…!

Era: The Consortium – Home Base Expansion now available on DriveThruRPG!

09 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! Home may be the place where they have to take you in, but it’s also an important asset. Develop, grow and defend your headquarters, building a custom base with the facilities you need for your party’s purposes. Choose from 14 different Modules: build a Computer Core to decrypt data, construct a Medical Facility … Continue reading Era: The Consortium – Home Base Expansion now available on DriveThruRPG!

Order of the Link Rulebook Primer – Available now on DriveThruRPG!

02 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! A couple of years ago, I worked with the amazing John Serembe and long-time artist Keith Draws to bring his vision for Order of the Link, a cross-genre RPG, to life. The book we produced with the outstandingly successful Kickstarter is now available for the first time on DriveThruRPG! https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/247231/Order-of-the-Link–Rulebook-Primer Don’t miss out … Continue reading Order of the Link Rulebook Primer – Available now on DriveThruRPG!

Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 14

01 Oct, 2018

Hi everyone! The latest episode of Stiletto Unit 447CE has just been released – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MXQqo7hkxqg! Personally, I can’t believe we’re already 14 episodes in! Join us on Youtube as we start to think around the details of the next mission… and worry a little about what we might have gotten ourselves into in the previous…! – … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 14

Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 13

24 Sep, 2018

Hi everyone! There’s no better time to leap into our podcast than now, as the team completes their first mission and debrief about what they accomplished! Join us on Youtube for our latest adventure’s close… and the start of a new one: https://youtu.be/rwnOjtI-jwM – Ed

Declaration: The Bug War #1 available on DriveThruComics!

21 Sep, 2018

Hi everyone! We’ve just released Declaration: The Bug War #1 on DriveThruComics, so you can grab the story which describes the start of the Bug War in Digital format there right now! https://www.drivethrucomics.com/product/252719/Declaration-The-Bug-War-1 – Ed

Stiletto unit 447CE – Episode 12

17 Sep, 2018

Join the team in the exciting final episode of their first mission, where they finish their escape from the station, but not without casualties. Will they all make it through the wrath of the C&C: Colonisation and Construction guards? Only time will tell… https://youtu.be/YKOiszyV2go Join Ed (the creator of Era: The Consortium) and the regular … Continue reading Stiletto unit 447CE – Episode 12