Who is this Teilhard guy?

Teilhard’s Agents is based somewhat on the work of the real Teilhard, so we thought a brief introduction is in order. Pierre Teilhard de Chardin (1881 – 1955) was a French philosopher, paleontologist, geologist, and Jesuit priest. Unlike some Christians, he embraced evolution and went so far as to suggestRead More …

Our next game: Teilhard’s Agents

Finally, we have something to announce: Work on a new rpg has begun. Teilhard’s Agents is a roleplaying game mixing elements of politics, emotion theory, Jungian psychology, Lacuna Pt. 1, and The Matrix. (Yes, all of that at once.) Set in the modern world, player-characters upload their minds into theRead More …

Outlive Outdead Companion almost done

Finally, the Outlive Outdead Companion is getting ready for release! All of the writers have submitted their pieces and we’re mostly done with layout. We just need to proofread it and combine disparate files into one PDF, something mostly easy thanks to InDesign. We’re looking at a release date ofRead More …

Genesis begins playtesting

Genesis is a setting generation roleplaying game, and it’s our next product. (Besides the Outlive Outdead Companion, of course.) What the hell is a setting generation roleplaying game? It’s a Lexicon, the company rules from Reign, and D&D/Pathfinder. If that’s not explanatory enough, it’s a hybrid game combining fantasy roleplaying and blogging.Read More …

Back from the Dead

Happy Bishop Games has been suspiciously quite of late. That’s because I’ve been dealing with some nasty real world problems that took all of my time and energy. Finally, there is light at the end of the tunnel and I can get back to games! Speaking of which, although ourRead More …

Stone Age zombies

Paul Baldowski, one of the excellent game designers working on our Kickstarter project Outlive Outdead Companion, has posted an actual play report from his Stone Age zombie adventure, “Extinction Event.” There’s some real fun things in his adventure, the least of which is fighting zombies with an atlatl and an avalanche.Read More …