Red Scar Blog

Welcome to the Red Scar blog, our home for development posts, internal blogs, and featured guests. We aim to bring you fresh and insightful content concerning our products. If you’d like to submit something for us to consider then please get in touch!

Not All Heroes Wear Capes

We are extremely pleased to welcome Sara Thompson onto the team for Hellboy: The RPG.

Paco Jaen joins the team!

Expanded Team & Virtual UKGE

We welcome Paco Jaen onto the Hellboy: The RPG team, plus we take a look at all of the exciting events we are offering at the Virtual UK Games Expo.

New and Overdue Introductions

For a long time now, Red Scar has been one full-timer and an extended family of freelancers. But all that has recently changed! Join us in welcoming Kimberly Nugent as a staffer, plus T.R. Knight to the freelance family.

Hellboy: The Roleplaying Game

Here at Red Scar Publishing, we are excited to announce a fresh collaboration with Mantic Games for a new venture, Hellboy: The Roleplaying Game. Developed by ourselves and produced by Mantic, Hellboy: The RPG is set in Mike Mignola’s dark and exciting world, where you can now become an agent with B.P.R.D. You’ll find famous villains, legendary agents, fantastical settings and more to create your own adventures.

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Welcome back to the Red Scar Development Blog! This week we delve into some of the 5E development that has been taking place, beginning with the Cprsair archetype. Alex Delaney breaks down some of the development processes he makes use of.

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Welcome back to the Red Scar Development Blog! Due to ill health, it’s been a while since we’ve had this up and running. Rest assured, however, that we will now be back with regular features. To get us back into the groove, we’re taking a dive into Payback and what it represents for TriCore. Over to our statistician, Benn Greybeaton

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The world of Pannithor is one that has ever been trodden under the heels of armies marching to war. Its tapestry is rich with epic tales of brave generals marshaling their troops to face down nefarious warklords. In Red Scar Development Blog 04, drawn directly from the most recent Update for the Kings of War RPG Kickstarter, we take a look at the crossover potential with other games set in the Kings of War universe.

Red Scar Development Blog 03

We're taking a departure from the rules development side of the blog for Red Scar Development 03. Mark Barber of 'Steps to Deliverance' fame has joined the team and written a guest blog to introduce the plans that are afoot!

Red Scar Development Blog 02

Nighstalkers, Basileans, Salamanders, Abyssal Dwarfs... every race on Pannithor oozes their own character. While some may be staples familiar to most fantasy settings, Mantic have given all of them unique twists and exciting visuals that bend or break tradition to offer something vibrant and unique. So how best to represent that in a tabletop roleplaying game? Welcome to Red Scar development blog 02: Keywords.