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Showing records 1 to 25 out of 47 records. Viewing category Inspiration.
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Swing This, Baby! - Action, Commercial
An awesome compilation of neo swing and retro jive, by 15 bands of varying styles. Terrific background music for pulp games, gangster games, or any upbeat game with a retro feel. keywords: music cd soundtrack theme
(Added: 2001-08-29, 2151 hits)
Rating: 8.12/10 from 7 votes. [Rate It]

Pessimist's Guide to History - Misc, Commercial
A compendium of catastrophies, barbarities, massacres, and mayhem. Great source material for pulp games, time-travel games, and conspiracy oriented games. Also good for fleshing out the background of modern characters who are really, really old.
(Added: 2001-09-10, 2409 hits)
Rating: 5/10 from 1 votes. [Rate It]

Unbreakable - Superheroes, Commercial
Quite possibly the best "realistic" superhero movie ever made. How would a normal man react to the discovery that he isn't normal at all? An excellent work that completely avoids the campiness one normally finds even in otherwise-serious superhero movies.
(Added: 2001-09-10, 2029 hits)
Rating: 6.59/10 from 5 votes. [Rate It]

Encyclopedia of Witchcraft and Demonology - Horror, Commercial
Despite the lurid title, Rossell H. Robbins' "Encyclopedia of Witchcraft and Demonology" is an excellent reference that offers a historical view of witchcraft. The bulk of the entries deal with events in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. Also includes an excellent bibliography of over 1,000 citations. The book is out of print, but it has been enormously popular (when compared with most scholarly works on witchcraft), has been reprinted many times, and is available from a number of used bookstores both online and off.
(Added: 2001-10-25, 2562 hits)
Rating: 7.36/10 from 15 votes. [Rate It]

Conan the Barbarian Soundtrack - Fantasy, Commercial
The Basil Poledouris soundtrack to the movie Conan the Barbarian is one of the all-time best CDs for fantasy gaming. Every gamer should own this CD. keywords: music cd soundtrack theme
(Added: 2002-02-01, 2384 hits)
Rating: 8.53/10 from 16 votes. [Rate It]

The Vintage Library - Action, Commercial
The Vintage Library is a specialty bookstore featuring a unique selection of hundreds of paperbacks, collector's editions, e-books, magazines, fanzines, and other formats that captures the spirit and excitement of the early to mid 20th century world of fiction.
(Added: 2004-07-28, 2050 hits)
Rating: 4/10 from 2 votes. [Rate It]

The Zombie Survival Guide - Horror, Commercial
Don't be carefree and foolish with your most precious asset: life. This book is your key to survival against the hordes of undead who may be stalking you right now without your even knowing it. The Zombie Survival Guide offers complete protection through trusted, proven tips for safeguarding yourself and your loved ones against the living dead. It is a book that can save your life.
(Added: 2004-08-03, 2043 hits)
Rating: 8.49/10 from 4 votes. [Rate It]

Inner Drives: How to Write and Create Characters Using the Eight Classic Centers - Misc, Commercial
Inner Drives goes to the very source of character motivation and action. Explores the fascinating world of archetypes, mythology, and chakras, and applies it to the practical task of writing memorable and believable characters.
(Added: 2006-04-11, 2422 hits)
Rating: 5.5/10 from 2 votes. [Rate It]

Home school online science library - Science Fiction, Commercial
A comprehenive online science library for home or school study.
(Added: 2006-04-29, 2269 hits)
Rating: 8.33/10 from 3 votes. [Rate It]

Donald Jackson Freelance Illustration - Misc, Commercial
Concept Art, Comic Book Illustration, Story Boarding, -Action, Horror, Super Hero, Fantasy, Sci-fi art made to order. Contact donald.jackson@s60comics.com to discuss your next project.
(Added: 2006-06-06, 2156 hits)
Rating: 4.98/10 from 8 votes. [Rate It]

Pinup Girl Clothing - Action, Commercial
A one-stop shop for Retro Clothing, Retro Dresses, Retro Swimwear, Vintage Style Dresses, Rockabilly Clothing, and More.
(Added: 2010-06-02, 2647 hits)
Rating: 7.5/10 from 2 votes. [Rate It]

British Pathé - Misc, Free
British Pathe has now uploaded its entire collection of old films to the web. The 85,000 short pieces include many news reels and tourism videos set in the British capital. Ride around in 1960's West End traffic for 20 minutes, see what a 1930's fog looked like (hint: foggy), or check out some vintage sexism as 18-year-old Candy Scott poses on a massive gun.
(Added: 2014-04-18, 758 hits)
Rating: 8.74/10 from 4 votes. [Rate It]

Seanbaby's Super Friends Page - Superheroes, Free
The Super Friends somehow stayed alive for 10 years by hiring people who could talk to fish, match a cape to their underwear, and turn into a bucket of water. Here you can get started reliving your childhood, see things you never noticed, learn how to incorporate the Super Friends into your binge drinking.
(Added: 2001-08-20, 2121 hits)
Rating: 8.15/10 from 6 votes. [Rate It]

Island One - Science Fiction, Free
Information for those who wish to build extraterrestrial settlements. Covers various issues such as engineering, the funding, earth based examples, and political structures. Good fodder for near-future SF games.
(Added: 2001-09-03, 2251 hits)
Rating: 4/10 from 3 votes. [Rate It]

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Topological Maps - Misc, Free
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) has been producing detailed topographic maps for more than 125 years. They are nearly all digitized and free to download through the USGS Map Store, an incredible treasure trove for both map junkies and casual hikers alike.
(Added: 2014-10-15, 562 hits)
Rating: 8.74/10 from 4 votes. [Rate It]

Internet Guide to Jazz Age Slang - Action, Free
An alphabetical listing of slang words used in the 1920's. The twenties were the first decade to emphasize youth culture over the older generations, and the flapper sub-culture had a tremendous influence on main stream America; many new words and phrases were coined by these liberated women. These are the most common words and phrases of the time, many of which we still use today!
(Added: 2001-10-30, 2329 hits)
Rating: 5.66/10 from 9 votes. [Rate It]

Baen Free Library - Fantasy, Free
The Baen Free Library features full-length novels from some of today's best authors, free for the download. Well worth your time to check out.
(Added: 2001-11-07, 2790 hits)
Rating: 7.33/10 from 21 votes. [Rate It]

Bayeux Tapestry - Fantasy, Free
The full Bayeux Tapestry consisting of 35 parts. A full Latin - English translation is included. Also includes a selection of layman commentaries and highlights of various sections of the Bayeux Tapestry. These include the more important events that recount the story of the Battle of Hastings 1066.
(Added: 2001-11-21, 2335 hits)
Rating: 7.22/10 from 12 votes. [Rate It]

Women in Refrigerators - Superheroes, Free
Not every woman in comics has been killed, raped, depowered, crippled, turned evil, maimed, tortured, contracted a disease or had other life-derailing tragedies befall her, but given this list (originally compiled by Gail Simone), it's hard to think up exceptions.
(Added: 2001-11-22, 2190 hits)
Rating: 8.33/10 from 3 votes. [Rate It]

The 36 Plots - Misc, Free
The 36 Plots is an article by Loren Miller, applying Georges Polti's thirty-six basic plots to role-play gaming.
(Added: 2002-01-28, 2434 hits)
Rating: 8.11/10 from 192 votes. [Rate It]

S. John's Big List of RPG Plots - Misc, Free
S. John Ross' collection of RPG plots, in abstract form. He built this by examining the premises of hundreds of published adventures for all systems (including those systems dear and departed from print), trying to boil them down to common denominators.
(Added: 2002-01-28, 2248 hits)
Rating: 8.87/10 from 10 votes. [Rate It]

Dark Dungeons - Fantasy, Free
When the latest experiment accidentally gets returned to Blockbuster, Mike and the 'bots are subjected to a mind numbing hateful condemnation of Dungeons & Dragons, Dark Dungeons, a tract by Jack T. Chick in which D&D is portrayed as the tool of a worldwide Satanic occult conspiracy of witches bent upon ensnaring unsuspecting juvenile gamers into a shadow world of spell casting and Satan worship. Will the crew of the Satellite of Love be able to withstand this latest assault on their sanity?
(Added: 2002-05-07, 2639 hits)
Rating: 8.42/10 from 65 votes. [Rate It]

Polymer City Chronicles - Science Fiction, Free
Video Games, Big Chicks, and Mad Scientists. This is Polymer City Chronicles, a weekly web comic. Thrill to the adventures of Dr. Otto, Andrah, Sheeri, and Grey as they zoom about the universe looking for fun and excitement. Polymer City Chronicles: putting the "ass" back into science fantassy. Or something.
(Added: 2002-07-01, 2155 hits)
Rating: 8.59/10 from 5 votes. [Rate It]

Paradigm Clutch - Action, Free
Follow an intrepid trio of paranormal investigators through a world of science gone mad and myth come alive. Twilight Agency is a web comic set in the near future, after an unnatural disaster has merged myth and reality.
(Added: 2002-07-09, 2094 hits)
Rating: 6.33/10 from 3 votes. [Rate It]

Terra Incognita: The NAGS Society Web Site - Action, Free
Lots of links to mysteries of the world + some extras. Excellent for Victorian and pulp RPG gaming.
(Added: 2002-11-30, 2044 hits)
Rating: 6.33/10 from 3 votes. [Rate It]

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