MEET THE BEETLES, Part II We continue with our look at the Blue Beetle legacy with the write-up of… Blue Beetle II PL11 Abilities Strength 3 Fighting 8 Stamina 3 Intellect 7 Agility 6 Awareness 4 Dexterity 6 Presence 2 Powers BB Gun: Array (16 points), Easily Removable (-8 points) • Blinding Strobe: Cumulative […]
About Jon Leitheusser
Jon Leitheusser is the developer for the Mutants & Masterminds game. He started gaming at the age of 12, has worked in the industry at a game and comic store, two distribution companies, as a publisher (where he originally published the Dork Tower comic book), as a game designer for HeroClix, as a freelancer, and finally for Green Ronin. He's originally from Burlington, Wisconsin and now lives in Renton, Washington with his wife and a really unfriendly cat.
Entries by Jon Leitheusser
MEET THE BEETLES My name is Seth Johnson, and I love the DC Universe. A lot. If there’s one thing I love about the DC Universe, it’s Ambush Bug. But if there are two things I love about the DC Universe, it’s Ambush Bug and the legacies. Ambush Bug should be self-explanatory, but let me […]
The Vigilance Press Podcast guys asked to use some of DC characters for their latest “actual play” podcast. They wanted to use the Teen Titans and chose Cyborg, Blue Beetle, and Red Devil and you can hear how the 2-hour game went here! They do an excellent job of explaining rules as they come up […]
By Christopher McGlothlin, M.Ed. Hi, I’m Christopher McGlothlin. You may remember me from such sourcebooks as DC Adventures: Heroes & Villains Vol. I, DC Adventures: Heroes & Villains Vol. II, and the ones I did under my pen name “Steve Kenson.” Line developer Jon Leitheusser — not to be confused with the Reverse Leitheusser or Bizarro Leitheusser […]
All of the books and supplements created for DC Adventures work equally well with the new Mutants & Masterminds game, and vice versa. Coming soon, Green Ronin will release a GM Kit, which includes a screen with useful charts for the GM, beautiful artwork on the other side, and a booklet that contains a “Quickstart […]
Mike Lafferty and James Dawsey interviewed Heroes & Villains contributing writer Christopher McGlothlin and DC Adventures Line Developer Jon Leitheusser about upcoming releases for both Mutants & Masterminds and DC Adventures. Listen to it here!
By Steven Trustrum Putting Off-the-Wall Characters and Powers Under the Microscope It’s not every day a writer finds himself assigned a job quite so interesting as cobbling together character stats for the likes of a talking gorilla in love with a brain in a fish bowl, or an interstellar mercenary with a weapon that can […]
The DC Adventures Hero’s Handbook has been out for a while now and we’re at work on DC Adventures: Heroes & Villains, Volume I. The holidays slowed things down, which was expected, but then we were surprised by a long and bad illness by the people actually supplying us with the art from the DC archives. As […]
It’s been a while since our last update about where things stand on the various DC Adventures releases, but things are progressing well. Here’s where things stand: DC Adventures: Heroes & Villains, Volume I: This is still in production and looking good. The PDF will be out sometime after we ring in the new year. You’ll […]
It’s been a while since I’ve had news to report on DC Adventures and Heroes & Villains Volume I, and I wanted to keep you in the loop now that I have something. First off, thank you for your patience. We’ve run into a few behind-the-scenes bumps and those have delayed both the release of […]