To get an idea of how we got here, you can check out the forum post A brief history of the Codex Martialis. Below we …

Albrecht Dürer, St. Eustace There is a lot of online buzz these days about “historical gaming”. Historical games can provide a greater sense of immersion, …

Codex Guide to the Medieval Baltic Volume 2

The Baltic, the furthest frontier of medieval Christendom, and one of the most perilous, where violence and the supernatural meet.  Constantinople has finally fallen to …

Codex Superno: Seidr of the Norse

Codex Superno: Seidr of the Norse is a Codex Superno supplement that brings the Seiðr magic of Norse mythology into your RPG. This work is …

Codex Adventum: Road to Monsterberg

The Road To Monsterberg: Chapter 2 is unreleased sequel to the Road to Monsterberg: Crypt of the Raubritter and will be the second entry in …

Codex Adventum: Road to Monsterberg - Chapter 1

You’ve faced dragons. You’ve faced demons. You may have even faced Beholders. But have you ever stared down a robber knight?Welcome to the 15th Century! …

Codex Historical Rogues Gallery

Historical Rogues Gallery

Note: This is a revival of a post I originally wrote on ENworld back in 2008. It has been updated, consolidated, and revised for 2021. …

The Conquer or Perish Mentality

One of the things that comes up as an issue with both computer and tabletop RPG’s is the level of violence and the assumptions that …

Excerpts from Splendor Solis

Excerpts from Splendor Solis

Splendor Solis (‘Splendour of the Sun’) was considered one of the most beautiful alchemical treatises ever produced. This very popular book was attributed to a …