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Shadowrun Returns

Thursday, April 5th, 2012

Some things are so cool that my inner-geek goes into overdrive. Shadowrun Returns is just that. Jordan Weisman, the creator of Shadowrun, is back and Shadowrun Returns (for Apple & Android tablets and PCs) is the game that Shadowrun fans have been waiting for a long time. A graphically rich 2D turn-based single player game […]

Catalyst R.E.D. Program – Buy your PDF’s at your local gaming shop!

Saturday, September 26th, 2009

As seen here: It seems that, historically, the only place to buy a PDF was from the manufacturer (or a select few online websites). If you wanted both a PDF and physical book, you were limited to what was available from the manufacturer. Retail stores that serve the player with play space, selection, and […]

Shadowrun public chat this Saturday, September 19

Thursday, September 17th, 2009

“We’ll be holding a Shadowrun public chat this Saturday, September 19th, at 10 AM PDT (Seattle time), which is 12 PM CDT (Developer time). It’ll be your chance to fire questions at the new developer! Learn how it is that the guy who wrote Battlerun is now in charge of the line! Find out what […]

Catalyst Game Labs Hires New Shadowrun Line Developer

Tuesday, September 8th, 2009

In a year celebrating 20 years of Shadowrun, Catalyst is more committed than ever to this fantastic game and universe. First through the publication of the full-color anniversary edition of the core rulebook this summer, and now through the hiring of a new line developer who’ll take Shadowrun into its next twenty years. After interviewing […]

Welcome to the Data Haven!

Thursday, August 27th, 2009 Welcome to the Dumpshock Data Haven,’s new Shadowrun Magazine! DDH will be a collection of In-Game fiction and world information, as well as Game Mechanics, reviews, information, and advice for GMs and Players alike to bolster their game. Keep watching the Data Haven site, as we’ll be adding more to it over the […]

Seattle 2072 PDF + Print Pre Order Now Available. Welcome Home!

Sunday, August 23rd, 2009

Seattle 2072, the second full-color hardcover as part of our 20th Anniversary of Shadowrun celebration, is available now in PDF, and the print version is also available — along with the PDF + Print Pre-Order combo. We anticipate shipping these books in October. This 200 page book is the ultimate look at Seattle, presenting the […]

Shadowrun Chat Coming Up: Unwired!

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008

Posted to the Shadowrun LJ community by the_dunner: With the upcoming release of the advanced rulebook Unwired, we’re dedicating this month’s Shadowrun Chat to the new Matrix book and other releases on the schedule. The Shadowrun chat will be held this coming Saturday (21 June) at 10AM (PDT). The chat will be held as usual […]

May Shadowrun Chat Approaching

Monday, May 19th, 2008

The third Saturday of the month is rapidly approaching, and that means that it’s time for the monthly Catalyst Game Labs Shadowrun chat. This month, we’ll be opening things up to a general Shadowrun Q&A. So, come with your questions in hand, and the Shadowrun team will do their best to field them. More Info

Awesome Swiss Shadowrun LARP

Tuesday, May 13th, 2008

A group calling themselves Le Four Fantastique (website in French) put together a four-team Shadowrun LARP in “a skatepark in a warehouse in a shady neighborhood”. They used LazerTag weapons, and everyone looks to have had some pretty kick ass costumes. As usual, it sounds like the mission took an unexpected turn, and there are […]

Monthly Shadowrun Chat – April 19th (In Character!)

Friday, April 18th, 2008

This should be cool. Catalyst Game Labs will be holding our monthly SR Chat next Saturday, April 19. This month we’ll be doing something somewhat different from our regular Q&A with the developers and authors. Instead, to promote our upcoming campaign book Ghost Cartels, we’ll be giving fans the opportunity to participate in an “in […]