Gaming is all about friends and tossing dice. If you’re not having fun you’re doing something wrong.

And what to do if you don’t have players (or a GM) locally to play your game of choice face to face?

Virtual Table Top technology (playing traditional Table Top RPGs online) has grown in leaps and bounds over the past few years. Options range from free (looking at you Maptools and to the modestly priced software tools like d20pro.

VTT’s are very face-to-face in feel and play. With webcams and microphones you often feel you are right there in the same room. Only thing missing? Some joker grabbin’ that last slice of pizza from under you.

We’re vigorously embracing VTT’s as yet another tool to introduce fans to HackMaster new editon (and even Aces and Eights). You’ll find a forum dedicated to online gaming at There you can search for other players and GMs, exchange resources (like maps and tokens) or just share your adventures with others.