Customizing Powers

One of the primary goals of the Beyonder system is the complete customizability of your character. You can tell whatever story you want and have it supported by the rules, not dictated by them. We have built nearly 500 premade Powers for you to start with, but feel free to make your own or add […]

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An Introduction to the Ten Races

The Ten Races are the central actors in the Beyonder world.  Unlike the other races (and creatures) of the world, they are the only ones that have the ability to use any or all of the Six Energies. When you play Beyonder, you choose one of these Races for your character to be. Each race […]

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Hello from Flying NightBear Games

If you’ve been here before, welcome back!  If you’re new to the blog, here’s some of what you’ll see in the weeks and months to come. In upcoming posts we, the FNB Games partners and friends, will give you a glimpse into the Beyonder world.  Jordan will explore the rules of Beyonder, and show you how […]

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A Response to Gamergate — by Caleb McEntire

#Gamergate, #StopGamerGate2014, #EverybodyGames From the partners of Beyonder /Flying NightBear Games: Robin McEntire, Simon McEntire, Caleb McEntire, and Jordan Campbell “Gamergate” has generated a lot of heated discussion on the internet and beyond about the role of women in gaming. As game developers and world creators, as well as people living in the real world, […]

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My thoughts on Gamergate — Robin McEntire, originator of Beyonder

#Gamergate, #StopGamerGate2014, #EverybodyGames When I played Beyonder, when my kids were still, well, kids, we role-played with them and their friends.  I have three sons, so we did have a lot of guys in the house.  But, there were always girls (and then women) at the table.  Always.  It was as simple as that. There […]

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Everyone to the Table: a Woman and Mom on Gamergate — Judy Schatz, Director of Communications, Flying NightBear Games

#Gamergate, #StopGamerGate2014, #EverybodyGames I’m a woman, and I have been playing role-playing games (RPGs) for 36 of my 60 years. It has been a shock to me to hear about “gamergate,” and all the hostility that is directed at women in the gaming world, because gaming has been an integral part of my adult life. […]

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