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See below for a selection of the latest books from Indoor games category. Presented with a red border are the Indoor games books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Indoor games books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Brain Teasers for Puzzlers

Brain Teasers for Puzzlers

Author: Gareth Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/02/2021

If you're looking for a fun way to give your brain a good work out, look no further than in this brilliant book, which will make you think, make you scratch your head and sometimes even make you laugh! From pangrams to conundrums, cryptic codes to complex riddles, there are brain teasers here for everyone who already loves a puzzle and also for those who want to start finding out what all the fuss is about. Written by expert puzzler Dr Gareth Moore, pit your wits against the very best and keep your brain razor sharp and in tip-top form.

The Minds Behind Shooter Games

The Minds Behind Shooter Games

Author: Patrick Hickey Jr. Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 30/01/2021

Featuring interviews with the creators of 39 popular video games--including Halo 3, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare, Medal of Honor and Metroid Prime--this book gives a behind-the-scenes look at the origins of some of the most iconic shooter games. Interviewees recount endless hours of painstaking development, the challenges of working with mega-publishers, the growth of the genre and the creative processes that produced some of the industry's biggest hits, cult classics and indie successes.

Book of Fiends 5E

Book of Fiends 5E

Author: Robert J. Schwalb, Aaron Loeb, Chris Pramas, Erik Mona Format: Hardback Release Date: 19/01/2021

Brain Coach Intense

Brain Coach Intense

Author: Gareth Moore Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/12/2020

We all know that 'we only use ten per cent of our brain' is a myth, but it is true that giving our brains a workout can really help our day-to-day problem-solving abilities. In Brain Coach Intense, puzzle master Dr Gareth Moore has designed an intensive 40-day training plan to really stretch your mental agility, along with tips and tricks to help you overcome mental strain and increase your brain function and explanations of how the puzzles help your brain. Each day you'll be introduced to a puzzle format and shown how to solve a simple example, before tackling the increasingly devilish variations by yourself. Train your brain and improve and maintain your mental agility with the focused challenges in Brain Coach Intense and see a difference in 40 days.

Pathfinder Adventure Path: Ruins of the Radiant Siege (Agents of Edgewatch 6 of 6) (P2)

Pathfinder Adventure Path: Ruins of the Radiant Siege (Agents of Edgewatch 6 of 6) (P2)

Author: Amber Stewart Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/12/2020

The Agents of Edgewatch Adventure Path reaches its exciting climax! Only one member of the fiendish Twilight Four remains, but having completed her pact with the murderous god Norgorber, the already powerful politician has risen to new heights as she is imbued with both a spark of divinity and the authority of Absalom's crown. Now, the heroic Edgewatch agents must stop a massive, labyrinthine excavator before it stampedes the entire Radiant Festival fairgrounds, then secure a sacred relic long hidden in one of Absalom's most famous siege castles. With this powerful artifact in hand, all that's left is to ascend the reanimated nightmarescape of Beldrin's Tower and face off against the daemonic Gray Queen once and for all! Ruins of the Radiant Siege is a Pathfinder adventure for four 18th-level characters. This adventure concludes the Agents of Edgewatch Adventure Path, a six-part monthly campaign in which players take on the role of city watchdogs and dole out justice to Absalom's most nefarious criminal elements. This volume also includes new rules and inspiring legends about the otherworldly harbingers of fear, the sahkils; the long-abandoned and treasure-laden siege castles that dot Absalom's perimeter; and a pack of new monsters and villains for urban fantasy campaigns. Each monthly full-color softcover Pathfinder Adventure Path volume contains an in-depth adventure scenario, stats for several new monsters, and support articles meant to give Game Masters additional material to expand their campaign. Pathfinder Adventure Path volumes use the Open Game License and work with both the Pathfinder RPG and the world's oldest fantasy RPG.

Starfinder RPG: Alien Archive 4

Starfinder RPG: Alien Archive 4

Author: Paizo Staff Format: Hardback Release Date: 22/12/2020

Battle, befriend, or become more than 100 bizarre alien life forms in this all-new creature collection for the Starfinder Roleplaying Game! On countless worlds orbiting countless stars, strange and wonderful creatures await discovery. In this book, you'll find rules and background information about creatures ranging from undead androids and robot dragons to deadly laser-spined flowers and mysterious sea skeletons. Many species include rules for making your own playable alien character, from beings made of coral to animals uplifted by sapient fungus to creatures truly bizarre to behold. You'll also find plenty of new equipment and player options, including a new set of augmentations that allows your character to adopt the strange features of dozens of existing playable alien species. Explore the extraordinary with Starfinder Alien Archive 4!

Pathfinder Gamemastery Guide Pocket Edition (P2)

Pathfinder Gamemastery Guide Pocket Edition (P2)

Author: Logan Bonner, Jason Bulmahn, Stephen Radney MacFarland, Mark Seifter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/12/2020

Whether you are a new Game Master or experienced storyteller, you can always find new ways to hone your craft. This 256-page Pathfinder Second Edition rulebook contains a wealth of new information, tools, and rules systems to add to your game. Inside you will find handy advice for building your own adventures, designing towns, and creating vibrant characters alongside rules systems for dramatic chases, thrilling tournaments, and deadly duels. This book also includes more 40 pages of sample nonplayer characters, from the simple town guard to the vile cultist, presented to make your job as GM that much easier! The Pathfinder Gamemastery Guide includes: * Rules, advice, and guidelines to build adventures, campaigns, and the denizens and treasures that lurk within, from settlements to nations to infinite planes! * Creative variant rules to customize the rules to make the game your own, including variant bonus, feat, and magic item progressions, characters gaining the power of multiple classes at once, and more! * All sorts of new and variant magic items including intelligent items, cursed items, artifacts, quirks you can add to items, and a brand new type of item called a relic that scales with your character! * A catalog of subsystems to handle unique situations, from thrilling chases to researching mysteries to vehicle combat to elaborate duels to sandbox-style hexploration and more! Plus, a universal victory point system to help you design your own subsystems! * More than 60 new NPCs to use in your game, designed for maximum usefulness to all Pathfinder campaigns!

Pathfinder Player Character Pawn Collection (P2)

Pathfinder Player Character Pawn Collection (P2)

Author: Paizo Staff Format: Book Release Date: 22/12/2020

Show off your character with the Player Character Pawn Collection, featuring more than 200 pawns for use with Pathfinder Second Edition or any tabletop fantasy RPG! Printed on sturdy cardstock, each pawn presents a beautiful full-color image to represent a wide variety of player characters! Each cardstock pawn slots into a size-appropriate plastic base from any of the Bestiary Box collections or the Pathfinder Pawns Base Assortment, making the pawns easy to mix with traditional metal or plastic miniatures. There's one pawn for every combination of ancestry and class from the Core Rulebook. This product also supports the Advanced Player's Guide, with a selection of pawns for every new ancestry in that book, a pawn for each archetype, as well as a pawn for every combination of Core Rulebook ancestry and Advanced Player's Guide class. You'll also find a selection of pawns for the ancestries in Lost Omens Character Guide, as well as multiple familiars and animal companions!

Starfinder Adventure Path: Merchants of the Void (Fly Free or Die 2 of 6)

Starfinder Adventure Path: Merchants of the Void (Fly Free or Die 2 of 6)

Author: Leo Glass Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/12/2020

The crew of the Oliphaunt have earned the freedom to go where they please, but they've still got bills to pay and old enemies hot on their tail! The Fly Free or Die Adventure Path continues, as the player characters travel to the Veskarium, an interplanetary empire ruled by the militant and lizard-like Vesk, where the crew must become smugglers and bounty hunters, capturing illegal resources in the turbulent storms of a gas giant! But along the way, they're forced to make some tough decisions that will come back to haunt them later, attracting the anger of the Vesk military itself. Can the player characters keep running forever, or will they eventually turn, stand, and fight for their lives? Merchants of the Void is a Starfinder adventure for four 3rd-level characters. This adventure continues the Fly Free or Die Adventure Path, a six-part monthly campaign in which players take on the role of a merchant crew with an experimental starship, trying to get rich, escape interplanetary assassins, and outwit their rivals. This volume also details a crew of smugglers who cross the players at every turn, their starship, a collection of alien threats, a mysterious tropical paradise planet, and a series of Side Jobs -short mini-adventures the GM can insert into the campaign at any time. Each monthly full-color softcover Starfinder Adventure Path volume contains a new installment of a series of interconnected science-fantasy quests that together create a fully developed plot of sweeping scale and epic challenges. Each 64-page volume of the Starfinder Adventure Path also contains in-depth articles that detail and expand the Starfinder campaign setting and provide new rules, a host of exciting new monsters and alien races, a new planet to explore and starship to pilot, and more!

Pathfinder Adventure: Troubles in Otari (P2)

Pathfinder Adventure: Troubles in Otari (P2)

Author: Jason Keeley, Lyz Liddell, Ron Lundeen Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/12/2020

Onward to adventure! This exciting adventure anthology expands the realm beyond the hometown introduced in the Pathfinder Beginner Box and brings thrilling new dangers to the heroes' doorstep! Designed for use with the rules in the Pathfinder Beginner Box and the perfect bridge to the exciting options of the full Pathfinder Core Rulebook, these adventures take your heroes to 4th level and beyond as they venture further into the nearby wilderness and face fearsome foes lurking all too close to home! The anthology's three adventures introduce a number of play styles, including clearing out an abandoned fish camp, a sandbox romp to get to the bottom of sabotage, and a classic puzzle-filled dungeon crawl. Troubles in Otari is a deluxe adventure for 4th-level characters written by Jason Keeley, Lyz Liddell, and Ron Lundeen.

Pathfinder Core Rulebook Pocket Edition (P2)

Pathfinder Core Rulebook Pocket Edition (P2)

Author: Logan Bonner, Jason Bulmahn, Stephen Radney MacFarland, Mark Seifter Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 22/12/2020

This comprehensive 640-page guide to the Pathfinder roleplaying game provides everything you need to set out on a world of limitless fantasy adventure! Choose from ancestries like elf, human, and goblin and classes like alchemist, fighter, and sorcerer to create a hero of your own design destined to become a legend! Based on more than 20 years of active development and playtest feedback from more than 125,000 gamers, the new Pathfinder rules are easy to learn and exciting to master! This indispensable volume contains all rules for players and Game Masters, and is your first step on a heroic new journey! The Pathfinder Core Rulebook includes: * More than 600 pages of game rules, advice, character options, treasure, and more for players and Game Masters! * Six heroic player character ancestries, including elf, dwarf, gnome, goblin, halfling, and human, with variant heritages for half-elf and half-orc! * More than 30 backgrounds like bartender, soldier, or apprentice to further immerse yourself in your hero's backstory! * Twelve character classes, including the alchemist, barbarian, bard, champion, cleric, druid, fighter, monk, ranger, rogue, sorcerer, and wizard! * Hundreds and hundreds of spells, class feats, and other exciting abilities to help you customize your character to become the hero YOU envision them to be! * Streamlined and revised rules to help ease new players into the game while providing the depth of character options and tactical interest that have defined Pathfinder from the beginning!