The CRPG Book Expanded Edition brings 156 pages extra pages, 56 new game reviews, several new articles, a lot of revised content and a glorious cover art gallery! The total: 685 pages! You can freely download it here: DOWNLOAD THE CRPG BOOK PDF The road so far Eight years. It’s been now eight years since … Continue reading Update 29 – The expanded edition is released!
It's been now a bit over 3 years since the CRPG Book was released as a PDF, back in February 2018. In this time, the PDF had over 160,000 downloads, while the hardcover book sold out and raised £18,473 for charity. I'm extremely happy with how things turned out, Bitmap Books even asked for a … Continue reading Update 28 – Three years later
After almost one year of silence, I'm back with two updates: First, Bitmap Books and I just did the second donation of royalties from the CRPG Book to the NGO Vocação: £5,998 pounds (33,096 Brazilian reais). This brings us to a total of £18,473 pounds donated, or 91,100 reais! And we have the receipts: Second, … Continue reading Update 27 – One year later…
I'm back with three wonderful news: The hardcover book raised ￡12.475! All this money is being donated to Vocação, a NGO in Brazil that helps children and teenagers in poor communities get access to better education. It's a lot of money, equivalent to 64 minimum wages in Brazil! The updated & proofread PDF of the … Continue reading Update 26 – Three great news!
Finally, the physical, hardcover version of CRPG Book is on sale!
Since I began working on the CRPG Book in 2014, I took thousands of high quality .png screenshots of all the games included in the book. I also got a lot from contributors and from the amazing CRPG Addict, and uploaded all to Flickr. Unfortunately, Flickr recently announced that they will reduce the upload limit … Continue reading Update 24 – Moving the screenshot gallery
Today, I'm proud to reveal the physical edition of the CRPG Book, to be published by Bitmap Books, creators of the most beautiful and polished books on video games! This edition will be hardcover, fully proof-read, feature new reviews, several updates and the amazing cover artwork you see above, done by artist Jan Pospíšil. This … Continue reading Update 23 – Physical Edition, revealed!
It's been a long time since the last update, but we're still working on the printed version of book! Things are almost done, the book is now fully proof-read and we should be able to share all details in the next 30 days! Meanwhile, here's a tease: See you soon! 🙂
Hello everyone, I got a few news to share today. First, I've updated the book to version 1.0.4, fixing more typos, fixing issues, updating some reviews (Barkley 2 still had a 2016 release date!) and adding an article about the unreleased RPG Citadel of the Black Sun on page 509. Second, some people have been making their … Continue reading Update 21 – The Hardcover Book
Hello everyone, It has been an overwhelming week! In less than 5 days the CRPG Book got over 100k downloads and it has been a blast to see everyone enjoying it. 🙂 Several volunteers appeared to help with proofreading and I'm trying to come up with a good system for this. I've also "patched" the … Continue reading Update 20 – Thanks, ePub & Project Files