Fighting Fantasy Fan

Fighting Fantasy Fan

The Fighting Fantasy fansite in which YOU become the hero!

Tag: Tin Man Games

Today I fire up Infinite Universe, by Tin Man Games who makes Gamebook Adventures. I have played their first 12 adventures set in the swords-and-sorcery world of Orlandes, and despite gripes about the combat system have found them a lot of fun. Infinite Universe, though, is a sci-fi adventure. So let’s check it out… I’ll […]

Read more

YOU become a thief in the infamous Nurroth, Orlandes’ own version of Port Blacksand. You’re hired for a simple task of stealing a document, and are offered double your usual rate. Who would pass up a deal like that? But what comes after the heist? That’s up to you. There are many paths to happiness. […]

Read more

YOU BECAME a slave but this time you’re on a mission. In Slaves of Rema your introduction to the southern continent of Rema was less than friendly: slavery, gladiatorial combat, and a plot to overthrow the Grand Duke of Orlandes. It’s a year later. The Reman empire has continued to decline, and the United Emirates […]

Read more

YOUR MOM BECOMES the Earth Queen, the priestess-chieftain of a tribe of insular, xenophobic druids living in a forest at a lake which is the center of all life in the world. She is disturbed that the forest is weakening, that the lake needs a sacrifice to become strong. She offers a sacrifice of life, […]

Read more

YOU ATTEND the funeral of an old friend, one of your adventuring buddies from back when you were kids. You find out that he was murdered for investigating a local cult, and you are out for revenge. In the process, you find a connection to Eltane, the would-be usurper in GA #1, Assassin in Orlandes, […]

Read more

YOU BECOME the investigator when a religious sect claims that Asuria, the beneficent god of humanity, is returning to earth. A generous and helpful god sounds like something good… but when Asuria died he left a note saying that if he comes back from the dead, then it’s a fake and you should kill it […]

Read more

YOU BECOME a really ticked-off assault victim when you’re robbed, tied to a tree, and left to die. Days later, a wizard is passing through and needs a favor from you because you seem like you can handle yourself in a fight. (huh? really?) Just go to the lost legendary city of Tarnath-Tor (can’t miss […]

Read more

YOU BECOME a miner returning home to your family after a year in the mines, earning money for backbreaking work. You find your hometown burned and pillaged, deserted except for goblins and a dying soldier. The soldier tells you that a necromancer named Erid Buul has taken up residence in the lord’s castle, and commands […]

Read more

When YOU BECOME a gladiatorial slave in the empire of Rema across the sea, suddenly your homeland’s saying “We fight wars so that we can have peace, and we use slaves so that we can have freedom.” is not sounding so great anymore! Can you escape the gladiatorial prison, find passage on a ship home, […]

Read more

YOU BECOME a very unhappy thief when the local thieves’ guild catches you picking pockets at the market. The band of brigands has thrown you into the sewer (not at all a catacomb despite the name) where you’re sure to be eaten by blood rats and hagfish, or be killed by the brigands and sorcerors […]

Read more

YOU BECOME a forelorn lover, getting drunk after a breakup. Then you stumble upon a mugging, then find out that your ex has been kidnapped! Now it’s an adventure through sewers and catacombs, monasteries and mountains, halls of records and bazaars, to find out where she is… then to make good her rescue. Review and […]

Read more

YOU BECOME a petty crook, when a friend talks you into burglarizing a necromancer’s dungeon. What could possibly go wrong? Well, let’s put it this way… When you anger a necromancer, betrayal and murder are just the beginning.  Review and Opinion This was my first of the Gamebook Adventure series, as it had the highest […]

Read more