Hi everyone! A little investigation gives an indication where the meeting between Ixitanka and his contact is likely to happen and the team sprint into action, ready to stop any attempt by Smertios Security to assassinate their fellow Resistance members! Join Ed the GM and the team as they prepare to stop Smertios Security’s heinous … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 24
Hi everyone! Ed here, to give you another of our regular updates on games that are in production but not yet delivered! Battlecruiser Alamo RPG was committed for December and is going well but, due to the Christmas postage rush, we suspect we may not get it out by the end of the year. Instead, … Continue reading Games Update!
Hi everyone! A fantastic opportunity today on DriveThruRPG – for the first time, you can get the Fate of the Enemy campaign, produced for Era: The Consortum’s Secret War expansion! Previously, you had to be a Kickstarter backer from several years ago in order to have access to it, but it’s now available to anyone … Continue reading Era: The Consortium – The Secret War – Fate of the Enemy Campaign available now on DriveThruRPG!
Hi everyone! Welcome back to our actual play campaign, Stiletto Unit 447CE. With Nara rescued from floating in space through Ka’tal’s heroic actions, the team return to Old Bob to report their success. However, not everything is as straightforward as they might like… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J6_0mJ1u6XM – Ed
Hi everyone! Just a quick reminder today that it’s Dragonmeet on Saturday! We’re really looking forward to seeing everyone who makes it there – I hope you’ll join us to talk Era games, Champion of Earth, Evil Overlord and more! And some good news for US-based people – we’re going to be starting to do … Continue reading Dragonmeet on Saturday!
Hi everyone! We’ve finished the release of Expansions Volume 2 on DriveThruRPG now, so you can get a bundle with all of them from right here: https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/247263/Era-The-Consortium-Wave-2-Expansions-Set-BUNDLE If you already have them all, don’t worry… there’s a lot more coming soon for Era: The Consortium! – Ed
Hi everyone! Nara, who failed to convince Ixitanka she should be kept alive in her form of Guard Sergeant Bob, has been ejected into space! The team must now race against time to rescue their larcenous colleague. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lqo9EHJlMyw Will Ka’tal, Reluflissy and Bonsai be able to save her before she runs out of air? And … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 22
Hi everyone! When Era: Hitman was released, there were a few sessions which were created in addition to the Rulebook. One of those was “The Ambassador” and I’ve finally been able to release it on our Store for the first time today! At under $1, it’s a great little treat for yourself… https://www.shadesofvengeance.com/product/era-hitman-the-ambassador/ Don’t miss … Continue reading Era: Hitman – The Ambassador
Hi everyone! I wanted to remind everyone that we have a Discord for Shades of Vengeance! I’m on there all the time during waking hours, poised and ready to answer any questions people have, as well as giving insight into what the team is working on right now! The same applies to Head of Comics … Continue reading Did you know we have a Discord?
Hi everyone! The Fate version of Era: Balam, created by me and adapted by the amazing Nick Bate, has now been released on DriveThruRPG for those of you who want to get hold of it on there! https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/247226/Era-Balam–Fate-Edition Era: Balam is a unique little game and I think this Fate adaptation was the better of … Continue reading Era: Balam – Fate Version – now available on DriveThruRPG!
Hi everyone! In the latest fantastic episode of Stiletto Unit 447CE, the team realise who they are delivering the Laser Cannons to and have to think of a plan quickly! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNK7GSYaeyo I would say, more than any other so far, this episode ends with a “To Be Continued…” Don’t forget that you can also join … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 21
Hi everyone! With AetherCon now done, we have just one more convention this year, Dragonmeet on the 1st December (https://www.dragonmeet.co.uk/). I’ll be there myself, along with with a team who will be ready to show you everything about our games, so if you’re in London, don’t miss out! Of course, the fact there are fewer … Continue reading What’s on for the rest of this year?
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!
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!
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!
Hi everyone! Isn’t the question of what’s coming next from us what the Thursday posts are really all about? Well, AetherCon has asked the team (including me!) to do a Q&A about exactly that! You can join us there by getting a (free) ticket from AetherCon to watch, ask questions and more… We’ll be talking … Continue reading What’s Coming Next for Shades of Vengeance?
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
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
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!
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!
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!
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!
Hi everyone! The team are in the black market, but are still short of cash (except for Bonsai!), so they decide to take on a job from “Old Bob”, the Ximian Politician who sells Laser Cannons. Nothing could possibly go wrong with this plan… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t4_6VsSIupw Join Ed the GM and the team as they try … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 17
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
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
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!
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
Hi everyone! Welcome to the 16th session of Stiletto Unit 447CE! I have to say, I think this is my favourite session we have done yet – in it, I got to play with each character individually as they had a short conversation with various NPCs. Looking for information, they are forced to split up … Continue reading Stiletto Unit 447CE – Episode 16
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
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…!