Category chill

Trauma Types and Chest Bursters — Resolve Checks in Chill 3rd Edition

First of all, an apology: This post was supposed to go up yesterday, but GenCon return home and recovery put a wrench into the works. We should be back on track for one blog post a week until our October 3rd launch of the Undead Kickstarter! Our post today is from Michelle Lyons-McFarland, co-owner of Growling […]

How We Treat Our Dead

Our author blog post today is from Joyce Chng. Joyce lives in Singapore. Her fiction has appeared in The Apex Book of World SF II, We See A Different Frontier, Cranky Ladies of History, and Accessing The Future. Joyce co-edited THE SEA IS OURS: Tales of Steampunk Southeast Asia with Jaymee Goh. Her RPG experience started with Demon: The Descent […]

A Day in the Life of a SAVE Archivist

Today’s post is by Meghan Fitzgerald. Meghan is a freelance writer and developer for tabletop RPGs and a taxonomist contracting with NASA’s Earth Science Division. Besides Chill, she works on numerous projects for Onyx Path Publishing, including as co-developer of the Changeling: The Lost 2e core book and of Dark Eras 2. She’s also written for Green Ronin Publishing’s Modern AGE and […]

Don’t Fear the Smartphone

Today’s post is written by Rob Wieland. Rob is an author, blogger, pop culture writer and game designer that writes about pirates, gangsters, Jedi, dragons, zombies and whatever else pays. He is most well-known for his work on Firefly RPG, Star Wars Saga Edition, Shadowrun and CAMELOT Trigger. Other projects include work on Honor and Intrigue, Edge of Midnight, Hillfolk, Our Last Best Hope, 7th Sea/Swashbuckling Adventures, Night’s Black […]

Fear is a Riptide

We’re going to do a blog post about fear, horror, Chill, and related topics once a week until October 2 in preparation for the launch of the Undead Kickstarter on October 3rd. Today’s post is by Undead contributing author David Castro. You can read David’s writing about RPGs on, and find him on Twitter or on Tumblr. […]

Thank You, Mr. Romero

The point of this blog post is to announce that we’re working the next Chill 3rd Edition sourcebook, and it’s titled The Undead. I had intended to take this opportunity to talk about using the undead in Chill games and the various ways I’ve done it over the years, to talk about some of my favorite media inspirations […]

Chill: Converting Creatures from 2nd Edition

I’ve gotten frequent requests for a step-by-step guide to converting creatures of the Unknown from the 2nd Edition Chill rules to the Third Edition. See as how we’re in the middle of a (successful!) Kickstarter for our Monsters book, I figured now would be the appropriate time. I asked folks for suggestions for 2nd Ed creatures to […]