They were the undisputed masters of the planet for millions of years, filling every ecological niche; a feat unmatched until a lowly hominid later arose in east Africa. Their reign was only ended by a combination of an asteroid strike and abrupt climate change.
Although the last “terrible lizard” died more than 65 million years ago, dinosaurs live on in our collective imagination and... [click here for more]
Twenty years after a brutal race riot rocked the small town of Liberty and forced its minority population to flee for their lives, a survivor of the violence approaches the PCs with a request to retrieve some valuables he left behind in his flight. But to complete their mission, the group must contend with a viciously racist motorcycle gang and then determine the whereabouts of the valuables. And what... [click here for more]
Film noir (“black film”) is a genre of stylized crime films made primarily in Hollywood from the early 1940s to the late 1950s and known for dark and cynical worldviews, usually illustrated by innovative — and often disturbing — directing and lighting techniques. Films noir highlighted social post-war angst and insecurity and featured such tropes as corrupt authority, deeply... [click here for more]
Pulp fiction (often referred to simply as "pulps") were stories published in cheap magazines from before the turn of the century to the 1950s. The term “pulp” didn’t describe a genre; it was simply slang for the cheap wood pulp paper on which the magazines were printed. Such works were descendants of the 19th century penny dreadfuls and dime novels, and the direct ancestor of the... [click here for more]