Now available at DriveThru RPG!
Ordinary people can have a go at being a hero, but the Bodyguard has the skill, the guts and the implanted energy shield to be the ultimate protector.
The Bodyguard is a new class for the Frontier. This veteran survivor is prepared to take a bullet for his comrades, which doesn’t sound like a terrible idea as he is also equipped with a damage-absorbing energy shield. What’s even better, there are always new ways to use the shield’s quantum field to pull off impressive tricks like teleporting. And, to top things off, there are juicy details on the special cores that can be found to upgrade a shield’s power to new levels of awesomeness.
If you want a taste at what the Bodyguard is capable off, grab a free preview going up to 3rd level right here.
The first “monster sourcebook” for The Frontier is now available at DriveThru RPG! Guardians of the Past introduces no less than nine new creatures left behind by the Prometheans to guard their most important secrets. Guardians range from level 3 to level 9, and their advanced energy weaponry and rapid health regeneration will make them a match for even the most seasoned and well-equipped player parties. Continue reading
A new class for The Frontier is now available. The Witch is a new psionics user, with a complete set of powers focused on creating and manipulating fire, cold and electricity.
For the next week, The Witch is going to be FREE on DriveThru RPG. Get it while you can!
The Juggernaut is a brand new class for The Frontier RPG, now available at DriveThru RPG. He is a close combat expert with impressive health and punishing strikes.
Take a peek at what this new class has to offer for the first three levels. Buy the sourcebook to go up to level 10, plus get some new close combat weapons to pummel your enemies with! Continue reading
The first sourcebook for The Frontier RPG is now available at DriveThru RPG. The Gunslinger presents a complete new class based around fast combat with guns akimbo. Who said you needed a rocket launcher to dominate the battlefield?
Take a peek at what this new class has to offer for the first three levels. Buy the sourcebook to go up to level 10, plus get an extensive collection of new pistol weapons to play with! Continue reading
The full edition of the Frontier is now available on DriveThru RPG. Building on the highly successful starter edition of the game (which has by now clocked almost 800 downloads on DriveThru RPG), the full edition allows character to progress up to the 10th level, gaining new powerful abilities and wielding exotic and legendary gear. If you liked the starter edition, the full edition of The Frontier will knock your socks off!
So quit procrastinating, go buy it (the price is right!) and happy looting!
While I work on finalising the details on The Frontier, how would you like a peek at a quickstart edition? The Frontier’s Starter Edition is now available at DriveThruRPG as a free download and contains all the rules from the full game, as well as enough class, equipment and enemies stats to play up to level 3 characters. It’s the easiest way to get an idea about how the full game will be like!
I am happy to report that progress on The Frontier has been very fruitful and the game is currently in the bugs and spelling errors hunting phase. If everything goes well, it should be ready to go to layout next week and then hopefully released in early August. In the meantime, I thought you would enjoy a preview of one of the many special items you can find during your adventures in The Frontier. Continue reading
Having already discussed the basic rules and setting of The Frontier in previous posts, it’s now time to have a look at how character creation works and the different characters you can play.
I mentioned before that The Frontier has Old School influences and you’ll get that vibe from character creation. It is a class-based game, with each class having unique abilities and a distinct role. Similar to other older gamers, classes have a fixed progression track, meaning that you cannot change the abilities they provide. Continue reading
The Frontier is a true standalone game, including a complete setting that you can use for your campaigns. For those of you who like to create your own settings, rest assured that it is not intricately woven with the rest of the game and can be ignored and replaced very easily. Continue reading