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Ganjifa Cards

Ganjifa: Indian Playing Cards

Ganjifa cards are round traditional Indian playing cards, numbered 1-10 with two face cards: the Raja (King) and the Vizier (Minister). There are 8 suits in the Mughal version which makes 96 cards in all. All of our cards are round with a 2.9 inch diameter and printed on UV coated card stock Our face cards are lavishly illustrated with all designs based on historic decks from the 16th century.

Print: We still have a few Ganjifa decks left in our stock. If you would like to purchase a Ganjifa deck, please contact us through the contact page, and we will arrange payment through PayPal.

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Dime Adventures

Dime Adventures: Pulp Alternate History Roleplaying

Dinosaurs still roam forgotten corners of the land. Alien influences operate from the skies. Mystics wield ancient powers. Strange new sciences promise to change the world. The dead rise from the grave. All the while, modern movements sweep the globe, and bold explorers venture deep into the unknown or delve into forgotten ruins. The world is ripe for adventure!

Dime Adventures is a pulp alternate history roleplaying game using the Saga Machine system. Its features include: An in-depth look at the Dime Adventures pulp alternate history setting! Venture across seven continents and beyond! Adventure hooks galore! Thrills! Chills! Spills! Romance! Mystic powers! Aliens! Dinosaurs! Science and technology! A fast, fun and flexible character creation system. Be the big damn pulp hero you always wanted to be! Systems for personal combat, heroes, villains, duels, social encounters, inventions, exciting chase scenes and more!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $14.99 (PDF); $34.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol

Shadows Over Sol: Science Fiction Horror Roleplaying

Two hundred years from now what should be the shining beacon of the future is instead cloaked in conspiracy and horror. Humankind has expanded throughout the solar system, and there discovered mysteries older than humanity. The culture has shattered into myriad subcultures; nation-states are the hollow shells of what they once were. Corporations and other groups wage small-scale wars in the streets or in space. Bioengineered horrors left over from these conflicts stalk the hulls of ruined stations and abandoned colonies. But for an enterprising team willing to brave the horrors, there’s always a profit to be made.

Shadows Over Sol is a hard science fiction horror roleplaying game using the Saga Machine system. Its features include: Support for a wide spectrum of play in the science fiction and horror genres. A fully-realized setting with a detailed breakdown of both social dynamics and the solar system, from Mercury to the Oort Cloud. Systems for personal combat, engineering, hacking and more!

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Shadows Over Sol: Shiny New Toys

What would science fiction be without fantastic technologies or life-changing discoveries? What would it be without climactic spaceship battles or tense standoffs? Shadows Over Sol: Shiny New Toys is here to help tell these stories, with new weapons, new gear and rules for vehicular confrontation!

Shadows Over Sol: Shiny New Toys is a key supplement for Shadows Over Sol. Its features include:

  • Complete vehicle rules, from spaceships to motor bikes.
  • A system for space battles and other vehicular combat.
  • Design and customize your own spaceship, from selecting a hull to what components are on board!
  • More than 30 new arms and armor options, to survive the coming horror.
  • Over 80 new pieces of equipment, from fabricators to scout drones!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Beyond Human

How would society change if fully-sentient AI became possible, or even common? What challenges would an android player character face in society? What more radical genelines have been created? Ultimately science fiction is about social and technological change. Shadows Over Sol: Beyond Human is here to help facilitate these stories!

Shadows Over Sol: Beyond Human is a key supplement for Shadows Over Sol. Its features include:

  • Rules for playing an android or an uplifted animal!
  • Expanded character creation options, including 12 new genelines, 6 new subcultures and an optional point-buy system for generating a character’s stats and skills!
  • A complete character background generator!
  • New systems for handling cover identities and a character’s ever-dwindling sanity!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Fatal Frontier

Science fiction is about new discoveries and their resulting impacts, both wondrous and horrific. Shadows Over Sol: Fatal Frontier is brimming with a variety of these discoveries, just waiting to be uncovered. What happens when the ARC Project finally arrives at Alpha Centauri A? How would society react if first contact with intelligent life were made? What sorts of new fears, political infighting or new frontiers in scientific research would be touched off by such an event?

Shadows Over Sol: Fatal Frontier is a key supplement for Shadows Over Sol. Its features include:

  • A closer took at life on the edge of human sphere, from the outer solar system and beyond!
  • Numerous new discoveries and dark secrets just waiting to be uncovered!
  • A new mode of play, which deemphasizes horror in favor of epic science fiction!
  • Twenty-five new and horrific foes!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Small Mercy

The scion of a wealth family is missing, and the team has been hired to bring him home. The trail of his disappearance will lead them across the Main Belt, and pit the team against corporate conspiracies, crazed cultists, trigger-happy mercenaries and bioengineered horrors.

But when the team finally tracks down the wayward scion, will they be able to bring him back? Or will they let him disappear in the vastness of space? Just how far is the team willing to go to claim a paycheck? And what are they willing to become?

Shadows Over Sol: Small Mercy is an adventure supplement for Shadows Over Sol: Science Fiction Horror Roleplaying. It features a tense investigative horror scenario, and is designed to run anywhere between one and three gaming sessions.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Eviction Notice

On Mars, a small-time gang has taken up residence in the ruins of Vidhi Colony. The team has been called in to rid the ruins of this menace, but gangers won’t be the only threat awaiting them on the Red Planet.

This scenario will immerse the players in the seedy Martian underworld, introducing them to the feared Rakhimov Syndicate. It will send the team on a journey across the Martian outback, isolating them and pitting them against some of the most fearsome beasts that have ever been bioengineered. In the process, the scrappers will face off against a deadly gang and stumble upon a buried secret.

Shadows Over Sol: Eviction Notice is an adventure supplement for Shadows Over Sol. It features an exciting action horror scenario, and is designed to run anywhere between one and three gaming sessions.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Dreams and Dust

The time has come for the Martian colony of Stillwater to build its own space elevator! This requires the construction of an equatorial outpost, and the team has been hired to lead the survey. But are the investors’ motives pure? Or will greed and pride devour the project—and the colony?

Shadows Over Sol: Dreams and Dust is an adventure supplement for Shadows Over Sol that lets the players build an outpost and attempt to save it from impending disaster, some of which might even be of their own making! It features an exciting investigative horror scenario, and is designed to run anywhere between two and five gaming sessions.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Heir to Darkness

When the child heir to a powerful family has been "misplaced" and sold into indenture in the Belt, the team is hired to look into the whereabouts of the missing kid. But there is more in motion than meets the eye, as the team will soon to run afoul of corporate spies, bounty hunters and a bizarre cult.

In the process the team will be led on a race against time across the Main Belt, and will uncover a secret that some would kill to to see buried. In the end, the team may need to ensure that they are not the next targets.

Shadows Over Sol: Heir to Darkness is an adventure supplement for Shadows Over Sol. It can be ran as either a standalone scenario or as a direct follow-up to the Shadows Over Sol: Small Mercy adventure. It features a labyrinthine investigative horror scenario that is designed to run between one and three gaming sessions.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Lethal Inheritance

When the team is offered a unique opportunity to acquire their very own spaceship for essentially free, they must travel to an abandoned energy facility. This is the sort of windfall dreamed of by scrappers across the system, and one that few wouldn’t jump at given the chance. 

But like many free things, it comes with a very dangerous catch. Not only does the group have to first secure the ship, fight off rival scrappers and make critical repairs, they will also have to face the sinister threat that eliminated the ship’s original crew.

Shadows Over Sol: Lethal Inheritance is an adventure supplement for Shadows Over Sol. It features an introductory survival horror scenario that is ideal for launching a new campaign or introducing players the dark future. This scenario is designed to last between one and three gaming sessions.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Ready-Made Heroes

Want to run a quick scenario, but don't have the time to write and stat out a full team? Are you starting up a new campaign, but your players don't know what they want to play? Here are nine pregenerated characters ready to experience the horrors of the Sol system!

Shadows Over Sol: Ready-Made Heroes is a supplement for Shadows Over Sol. Its features include:

  • Nine pregenerated characters ready to run, perfect for a one-shot adventure or full campaign!
  • Full-page art, personality, motives and personal history for each character.
  • Filled out character sheet for each character, ready to print.
  • Fleshed out connections between members of the team, stats for a shared spaceship and plot hooks for each character!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Quick-Start

Two hundred years from now what should be the shining beacon of the future is instead cloaked in conspiracy and horror. Humankind has expanded throughout the solar system, and there discovered mysteries older than humanity. The culture has shattered into myriad subcultures; nation-states are the hollow shells of what they once were. Corporations and other groups wage small-scale wars in the streets or in space. Bioengineered horrors left over from these conflicts stalk the hulls of ruined stations and abandoned colonies. But for an enterprising team willing to brave the horrors, there’s always a profit to be made.

The Shadows Over Sol: Quick-Start provides the basic rules necessary for new players to dive into a science-fiction horror future. Also included is a brief overview of the setting and "Memories," a scenario for four players.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  FREE! (PDF); $3.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: GM Screen Inserts

These GM screen inserts are an invaluable tool for game masters looking to run Shadows Over Sol: Science Fiction Horror Roleplaying. Presented in letter-sized landscape format, they are designed to fit most popular customizable GM Screen products.

Feature information includes:

  • Character creation information
  • Full listings of gear properties
  • Combat, engineering, computers and stasis notes
  • Lingering injury tables
  • Consequences and more!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $1.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Consequence Cards

A key component of the Shadows Over Sol rules are for characters to take consequences - the mechanical representation of various penalties, bonuses or status effects influencing the character. Different mechanics within the game can cause consequences, including special traits, critical successes and failures - or any situation where the GM thinks the consequence will heighten the tension in the game!

Shadows Over Sol: Consequence Cards are a quick and easy way to keep track of consequences in your game. Simply set them on the table in front of you as your character takes consequences, or hand them out to other players when you cause them! Each of the 14 consequences listed in Shadows Over Sol are featured here.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $1.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Shadows Over Sol: Stillwater Poster Map

Two hundred years from now what should be the shining beacon of the future is instead cloaked in conspiracy and horror. Humankind has expanded throughout the solar system, and there it has discovered mysteries older than humanity.

Now you can have your own 12" x 18" poster map of the Martian colony of Stillwater, a perfect companion to any Shadows Over Sol campaign.

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Against the Dark Yogi

Against the Dark Yogi: Mythic India Roleplaying

Against the Dark Yogi is a tabletop roleplaying game heavily inspired by Vedic, and later Indian, myths. Taking place in the fantasy world of Bhurloka, the great Subcontinent stands at the precipice of disaster. In the east a sinister figure—the Dark Yogi—has risen to power. It is whispered that his forbidden sutra gives him the power to directly attack dharma, the very order of the universe, itself.

Tales of countless adventures in Bhurloka await the telling. Befriend the monkey-people, the vanaras. Face down the cruel rakshasa Ravema in his island fortress. Climb Mount Niru and visit the gods themselves. Treat with the naga tribes deep in the underworld, Patala. And much, much more!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $14.99 (PDF & eBook); $34.99 (Print)

Against the Dark Yogi: Campaign Options

The world of Bhurloka is overflowing with the potential for epic deeds. All that needs to be done is for game masters and players to come together and tell these stories. Against the Dark Yogi: Campaign Options is here to help facilitate this, with new options, new systems and new complete campaign arcs, inspired by Indian myth!

Against the Dark Yogi: Campaign Options is a key supplement for Against the Dark Yogi. It's features include: rules for playing non-human characters, rules for playing without caste, a dice mechanic for playing without cards, rules for attaching consequences to zones for more dynamic battles, and more!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Against the Dark Yogi: The Amitra Gemstone

The village of Wershi has long been known for its legendary good luck. Tucked high up in the Fondhya Mountains, the village has resisted both famine and invasion. But now disaster has struck! The village has been poisoned, and it up to the heroes to ferret out the sinister figure who seeks to claim the secret of the village as his own.

Against the Dark Yogi: The Amitra Gemstone is an adventure supplement for Against the Dark Yogi. It features an epic tale that will send the heroes out on a mission of mercy. In the process they will be pitted against a powerful brahmarakshasa and uncover an ancient secret!

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $4.99 (PDF); $9.99 (Print)

Against the Dark Yogi: Ready-Made Heroes

Want to run a quick adventure, but don't have the time to write and stat out a full party? Are you starting up a new campaign, but your players don't know what they want to play? Here are five pregenerated heroes ready for anything!

Against the Dark Yogi: Ready-Made Heroes is a supplement for Against the Dark Yogi. It's features include: Five pregenerated heroes ready to run, perfect for a one-shot adventure or full campaign! A full portrait and backstory for each hero. Two character sheets for each hero: a starting version and a high-powered version. Fleshed out connections between heroes, as well as connections to published adventures.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $2.49 (PDF); $7.49 (Print)

Against the Dark Yogi: GM Screen Inserts

These GM screen inserts are an invaluable tool for game masters looking to run Against the Dark Yogi. Presented in letter-sized landscape format, they are designed to fit most popular customizable GM Screen products.

Featured information includes:

  • Combat actions and options
  • Full information on common consequences
  • Descriptions of item properties
  • Character creation steps and notes
  • Reincarnation and enlightened retreat steps and notes
  • Wealth exchange rates

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $1.99 (PDF)

Against the Dark Yogi: Consequence Cards

A key component of the Against the Dark Yogi rules are for characters to take consequences - a mechanical representation of various penalties, boons or status effects influencing the character. Various mechanics within the game cause consequences, including special traits, critical successes and failures - or any situation where the GM thinks the consequence will heighten the action of the game!

Against the Dark Yogi: Consequence Cards are a quick and easy way to keep track of consequences in your game. Simply set them on the table in front of you as your hero takes consequences, or hand them out to other players when you cause them! Each of the 14 consequences listed in Against the Dark Yogi is featured.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $1.99 (PDF); $3.99 (Print)

Against the Dark Yogi: Zone Consequence Cards

Introduced in Against the Dark Yogi: Campaign Options, zone consequences are effects that can be attached to regions of a battlefield to produce more dynamic and exciting battles. Various mechanics within the game can cause consequences, including special traits, critical successes and failures - or any situation where the GM thinks that consequence will heighten the action of the game!

Against the Dark Yogi: Zone Consequence Cards are a quick and easy way to keep track of zone consequences in your game. Simply set them on the table in the area drawn for the zone, and all of the effects are there and easy to reference! Each of the 21 zone consequences introduced in Against the Dark Yogi: Campaign Options are featured.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  $1.99 (PDF); $3.99 (Print)

Against the Dark Yogi: Bhurloka Poster Map

A thousand cities with myriad customs fill the subcontinent of Bhurloka. Wandering ascetics practice austerities on mountaintops, seeking spiritual enlightenment and supernatural powers. Rajas stand before their palaces speaking to their peoples. Chariots roll and elephants march with armies to war.

Now you can have your own 12" x 18" poster map of the Bhurloka subcontinent, a perfect companion to any Against the Dark Yogi: Mythic India Roleplaying campaign.

Purchase: DriveThruRPG  Pay What You Want (PDF); $3.99 (Print)

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Tab Creations White T-shirt

A simple white T-shirt bearing the official Tab Creations logo.

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Tab Creations Dark T-shirt

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A dark version T-shirt containing the Tab Creations logo. Comes in a variety of colors.

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Tab Creations Mousepad

You know you have a mouse. Get it a new pad. Your old one is dirty, is kind of ugly and probably smells like so much old soda and cheese puffs. Your mouse would really appreciate this pad. Come on, do it for the mouse.

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