PAX Australia 2015 ran from October 30 to November 1 and once again proved that the gaming and geek culture show is an absolute mecca for the best that the independent gaming scene has to offer.
If you were in high school between 1980 and 1990, and if you were the kind of kid to hit the library, not the sport fields, then you’ll probably know the Fighting Fantasy series.
While they could be uncharitably described as ‘Dungeons and Dragons for people with no friends” they were, for the time, a clever way for people to solo play in a fantasy setting.
Tin Man Games have worked on a number of gamebook titles, but with Warlock they introduce a brand new of combat system which they call Gridbluff, which allows for simultaneous fast attacks.
The project is still being Kickstarted and, at the time of writing, was at over AU$35,000, of a desired AU$15,000, with 23 days still left to go.
Tin Man’s producer and editor Kamina Vincent talked us through some of the new features.