At the beginning of the month, we shared our plan to take the Army Builder and Hero Lab sales & licensing server temporarily offline as part of an upcoming migration to a new data center. The server officially went offline last night and is still offline at the time of this news post.
Unfortunately, while the server is offline, users will be unable to do the following:
Activate Hero Lab or Army Builder licenses
Download data file updates, or
Make any purchases from our web... more
Shadowrun 5th Edition Hero Lab users can now grab gear from "Stolen Souls", equip weapons from "Gun Heaven 3", and choose new qualities from "Assassin's Primer" with the new "Sourcebook Bundle #1" for only $9.99! We expect to add at least one more book to this package, which will be included when it’s released.
This update also includes... more
A new Shadowrun 4th Edition update is now available for Hero Lab users! This update adds Gun Heaven 3 to the existing PDF#3 package, which is available for only $9.99 and already contains Euro War Antiques, Gun Heaven 2, Magical Societies, MilSpec Tech 2, the Nightfire Presents chapter of Runner's Black Book 2074, and Used Car Lot.
Choose from over 30 new firearms, from pistols to machine guns, and even fire-throwers. Choose your weapon now, with Gun Heaven 3.
Shadowrun 5th Edition Gun... more
Sometime in the next two weeks, we’ll be taking the Army Builder and Hero Lab sales & licensing server temporarily offline as part of an upcoming migration to a new data center. This migration will move the server to newer, more powerful hardware and a more reliable internet connection, which will allow us to keep it running smoothly in the future.
Unfortunately, while the server is offline, users will be unable to activate Hero Lab or Army Builder licenses, download data file updates,... more
Hero Lab for iPad is ready for iOS 8! Now approved by Apple, this update solves issues that were seen in the iOS 8 beta and includes some updates to our Dropbox support. For those of you that held off on updating to iOS 8, thank you for your patience as we waited for the update to be approved.
If you use Dropbox with Hero Lab for iPad, you can now duplicate, rename,... more
As we mentioned last week, we recently submitted a Hero Lab for iPad update to Apple for review. This update fixes the bugs with iOS 8 that we highlighted in August. We submitted the update for approval a week in advance to allow for a little cushion time, as our past few updates have taken around 3-4 days to be approved. Unfortunately, that does not appear to have been enough notice this time, as our app is currently still in review. :(
Until our update is approved by Apple, Hero Lab for... more
A new Mutants & Masterminds update is now available for Hero Lab users! This version includes updated vehicles and headquarters from the 3rd Edition core rulebook for use in your game, like the Space Battleship and Wizard's Tower. We've also made it even easier to customize your own vehicles and headquarters, so that you can design them to... more
Our latest Pathfinder update is now available, just in time for your weekend games! Not only do we have the first part of "New Paths Compendium" from Kobold Press, but we're also releasing Paizo's "People of the River", "People of the Stars", and the hotly anticipated "Technology Guide" this month. Want to buy Cyberlegs and a Laser Pistol for your Wizard? We can help you with that. (Just get your GM's permission first.)
"New Paths Compendium" by Kobold Press
Your path is calling – it's time... more
Transferring characters between your iPad and your computers just got a whole lot easier! A new update is now out for the Hero Lab iPad app, which allows you to link Hero Lab for iPad to your Dropbox account. Dropbox is a cloud storage service that allows you to share photos, documents, videos, and other files between all of your devices.
Imagine this: You’ve created a character on... more
Prepare characters like you’ve never seen before! Paizo’s new “Advanced Class Guide” is now available, providing you access to hundreds of new feats, new spells, and new magic items. With the “Advanced Class Guide”, you can choose from ten new hybrid classes to build your hero, like the brawler, investigator, warpriest, and more, plus dozens of new... more