Yes, you read that right - interactive! Just like your favourite Fighting Fantasy gamebooks. The book will include content from YOU ARE THE HERO Parts 1 and 2, as well as new material covering the last five yars.
Friday 29 July 2022
Saturday 23 July 2022
Six weeks today, the doors will open on Fighting Fantasy Fest 4.
Many people will be collecting their Fighting Fantasy 40th anniversary T-shirts* and badges on the day. If you have yet to preorder yours, you have until 12:00pm on Friday 29 July 2022 to do just that!
The front of the T-shirt features Zagor the Warlock, by Russ Nicholson, and the Fighting Fantasy logo, while on the back are listed all the solo FF adventure gamebooks that have been published over the last 40 years - 77 in total! The badge will be an enamel pin badge.
Whether you have ordered your tickets for Fighting Fantasy Fest 4 or not, you can order your T-shirts and badges by clicking on the 'Tickets' button on the Eventbrite page and scrolling down to the Add-ons section.
But remember, you only have until 12:00pm on Friday 29 July to do so - so don't delay!
* If you have already ordered a T-shirt, you will have received an email explaining how to specify the size you require.
Friday 22 July 2022
After accepting a challenge to survive on Snake Island, a nightmare unfolds when a bounty is placed on your head. Beware the ruthless assassins hellbent on hunting you down - but who are they? Where are they? Trust no one...
- Make the gamebook as easy or as hard as you like and even turn on a special 'Free Read' mode to play the book like an old-school cheater!
- Map feature makes it easy to keep track of everywhere you have explored during current and previous playthroughs.
- Unlimited Bookmarks allow you to revisit difficult sections as many times as desired.
- Licensed artwork form Karl Kopinski and Krisztián Balla.
- Automated Adventure Sheet that keeps track of your stats, inventory and knowledge gained during your journey.
Thursday 21 July 2022
Today is 21 July 2022 or, as some of you will know it, Freeway Fighter pandemic day!
* Not once, but twice!
Friday 15 July 2022
Have you booked your ticket for Fighting Fantasy Fest 4 yet? If so, you're in for a treat. If not, you might want to hurry up and purchase yours today, as the latest guest to be confirmed for the event is none other than Iain McCaig.
Iain is a world-renowned and award-winning character designer and visual storyteller, who has worked on such blockbuster films as Guardians of the Galaxy, Avengers: Endgame, Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, The Jungle Book, and Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens, as well as the recent TV series Obi-Wan Kenobi.
For this very reason, due to the potential for copyright infringement, Iain's talk will not be livestreamed or recorded to be posted online later. The only way to experience it is in person at Fighting Fantasy Fest 4. So don't delay, get your ticket today.
Friday 8 July 2022
Encyclopedia Arcana is the first volume in a new range of books for the 2nd Edition Advanced Fighting Fantasy RPG and has been written by Andrew Wright, the author of such popular titles as Beyond the Pit, Demons of Doom, and Rough Guide to the Pit.This new 200 page tome brings you:
- A complete treasure generation system
- New weapons and adventuring gear
- Weird food and drink drawn from the lore of Titan
- New skills and spells, including the magical school of Demi-Sorcery!
- Over 360 new magical items Artefacts of power including holy, unholy and demonic relics
- Seven new Hero Archetypes
- The Ultimate Equipment List
- The Ultimate Magical Item Index
- The Ultimate Spell Index
- And a bonus Titan-based Fantasy Name Generator
Monday 4 July 2022
Shadow of the Giants, by Sir Ian LivingstoneWhen an ancient artifact is discovered inside Firetop Mountain, its evil magic unleashes terrifying Iron Giants upon the world. In a race against time, YOU must find the only person who knows how to defeat them. Where does he live? Will he help? Will YOU survive?
Sunday 3 July 2022
Sorcery! was a Game of the Year finalist for TouchArcade and Mashable, while Rock Paper Shotgun called it, "one of the finest RPGs ever made."
If you've not played inkle studios' adaptation of Steve Jackson's seminal gamebook quartet, the release of the quadrilogy on Switch will provide you with the perfect opportunity.
Journey through hills, forests, cities, dungeons, and even time in the magical world of Sorcery! where every choice matters. Fight, explore, solve puzzles, and most importantly, survive and craft your own unique story! Each part can be played on its own, or you can load your character from one part to the next, carrying over equipment, stats, and narrative choices.
Friday 1 July 2022
Nine weeks today, teams of adventurers will be gathering at The Foresters in West Ealing to take part in the third official Fighting Fantasy Pub Quiz, to raise money for the British Heart Foundation in memory of artist Chris Achilleos.
This means that nine weeks tomorrow, the doors will open on Fighting Fantasy Fest 4, at the University of West London in Ealing. You can expect the following, and more...
● Steve Jackson and Sir Ian Livingstone signing their new books, Secrets of Salamonis and Shadow of the Giants...
● Guest artists John Sibbick, Gary Mayes, Malcolm Barter, Alan Langford, Tony Hough, Rob Ball, Duncan Smith, and more...
● Guest authors Rhianna Pratchett, Peter Darvill-Evans, Jamie Thomson, Keith P. Phillips, and more...
● Souvenir programme and autograph book, uniquely numbered ticket, Fighting Fantasy dice, 40th anniversary T-shirts*, 40th anniversary badges*, and more...
● Traders, including Arion Games (Advanced Fighting Fantasy), Scriptarium (French AFF), Blue Giant Studios (FF miniatures), The Fighting Fantasy Collector, and more...
● Talks, a painting demonstration, the now legendary Fighting Fantasy auction, and an exclusive screening of Argh! And The Quest For The Golden Dragon Skull film screening, featuring Sir Ian Livingstone...
If you haven't bought your tickets yet, don't delay, for they are selling out fast.
* Please note, all FF 40th Anniversary T-shirts and badges must be pre-ordered in advance via Eventbrite.