Category Archives: Gaming

The Gang’s All Here – G.I. Joe

Introduction In my previous The Gang’s All Here article, I presented the infamous reprobates of the terrorist organization known as Cobra for use in your Marvel Heroic Roleplaying game. In this installment, let’s look at their opposition, the highly trained special mission … Continue reading

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The Gang’s All Here – G.I. Joe’s Cobra

I’m very pleased to welcome thetimejockey (@timejockey) as Exploring Infinity’s newest contributor. Please help me make him feel welcome. This excellent first post expands the villainous options for your supers game .     ~ Adam Introduction In the early 1980’s, Hasbro wanted … Continue reading

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Action Scenes – Night of the Lizard!

Introduction We’ve seen vengeful moloids assault the surface world, a classic bank robbery by Doctor Octopus, and a mile-high ninja assault. This time, the heroes face a scaly threat in the city’s sewers. Spider Man villains are my favorite Marvel villains, and The Lizard is … Continue reading

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The Gang’s All Here – City of Heroes’ Trolls

Introduction We’re back again with another post in our Gang’s All Here series offering thematic groups of Marvel Heroic Roleplaying datafiles, ready to drop right into your game. This time we’re presenting another group based on enemies from the City of Heroes … Continue reading

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The Gang’s All Here – City of Heroes’ Outcasts

Introduction The superhero MMOG City of Heroes can provide an excellent source of ideas for a Marvel Heroic Roleplaying game, or a whole setting for those looking for something with a little less “history” than the Marvel-verse. Under the new … Continue reading

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Sword & Sorcery Heroic Roleplaying – Adventures: “Rogues in the House”

After hacking character creation, tone, and offering some classic heroes and threats, it’s finally time to put all the pieces together a complete adventure  for Sword and Sorcery Heroic Roleplaying. (Rogues in the House) Following the Event format of Marvel Heroic Roleplaying, this and an upcoming adventure … Continue reading

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Heroic Locations – The Danger Room

The Danger Room is a widely versatile training facility used by the X-Men. Controlled from a booth, either by an operator or by the computer AI, the room simulates scenarios, obstacles, traps, complications, enemies, and weapons to test the X-Men … Continue reading

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The Gang’s All Here – Stryker Crusade & Purifiers

Introduction Welcome to the first installment of yet another regular column: The Gang’s All Here. This column will feature entire sets of organizations, gangs, groups, etc. that you can drop right into your game. This first set gives you the … Continue reading

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Expanding Fantasy Heroic Roleplaying: A D&D 4e Hack for Marvel Heroic Roleplaying

Dave “The Game” Chalker recently made an excellent foray into a 4e D&D fantasy hack for Marvel Heroic Roleplaying. Simple, elegant, and iconic hacks like this really show how well and how easily Cortex Plus adapts to diverse genre and source … Continue reading

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Action Scenes – Ninjas on a Plane!

Introduction We’ve seen vengeful moloids assault on the surface world and a classic bank robbery by Doctor Octopus. Now brave heroes must protect a VIP during a mile-high ninja assault. I wrote this one up for my home game because the PC’s … Continue reading

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