Continue reading...Last summer Free League Publishing released Vaesen, a tabletop RPG based in Nordic folklore and the old myths of Scandinavia. Today they’ve announced the game is officially available in virtual form, thanks to a partnership with Fantasy Grounds. Both the core game and its expansion A Wicked Secret & Other Mysteries are playable online, provided you have a Fantasy Grounds subscription or purchase a one-time license.
In Vaesen, you and your friends play paranormal investigators in the 19th century who happen to be somewhat paranormal themselves. You have the gift known as “the Sight” which means you can spot extradimensional phenomena that would be invisible to most people. Usually, this will take the form of horrible monsters you’ll be forced to do battle with. But it’s all in a day’s work.
Vaesen is based on the creations of Swedish illustrator and author Johan Egerkrans, and was written by Nils Hintze who also wrote Free League’s Tales From The Loop.
Vaesen presents a dark Gothic...