The first Yokai Hunters Society zine contains a handful of famous yokai from Japanese folklore. Their details consist of a (cool) illustration, a one paragraph description and a brief listing of abilities. That’s fine for well-known creatures like Kappa, but for a game as narrowly focused on monster hunting as this, players are going to […]

Yokai Hunters Society (2020), by @Punkpadour, is a novel reconfiguring of Nate Treme’s Tunnel Goons. I love the specificity of the theme and the system — this is a game about hunting monsters (and preserving your secret identity) in 1889 Japan. Nothing more, nothing less. If that isn’t what you want to play tonight, you’re […]