News & Announcements

Published 2/19/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by Liz
Throw on your capes, put on your masks, and head on over to the secret lair for some Mutants & Masterminds news! It’s been a while, but the Hero Lab team has been working on some new updates that should be exciting for M&M fans. At the end of February, we’re planning to add two new books to our support for Mutants & Masterminds 3rd edition – the “Gamemasters Guide” and “Supernatural Handbook”. These books include new equipment, new headquarters, new rules and more.... more
Hero Lab
Published 2/14/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by Liz
At the end of December, we announced the development of the new Encounter Builder for Hero Lab. Well, the wait has almost come to an end… but before we release the Encounter Builder to everyone, we want to get some feedback from our users first.  This is your chance to test out the Encounter Builder before it gets released to the public! What is the Encounter Builder? The new Encounter Builder allows GMs to create encounters for parties of all levels in minutes. For Pathfinder, all you... more
Published 2/8/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by Liz
Mark your calendars, the Army Builder users have spoken! We’ll be hosting an “Intro to Data File Authoring” online seminar on Wednesday, February 26 at 6-7pm PST / 9-10pm EST led by Army Builder’s Lead Developer. This seminar will cover data file authoring for beginners, specifically how to create a new game systems, the basics of the authoring kit, and other basic level skills. A huge thank you to everyone that responded to our survey! With your help, we were better able to tailor an... more
Published 2/7/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by Liz
Thank you to everyone who expressed interest in the Fate Core Beta! We’re happy to announce that the beta is now available to all of our beta testers – if you signed up, check your email and download it now! For those who haven’t heard, Fate Core is coming to Hero Lab®! Our award-winning character creation software has been gamers’ go-to character management tool for years. Hero Lab already supports games like the Pathfinder® Roleplaying Game, Shadowrun, Mutants & Masterminds... more
Published 2/3/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by colen
Alpha Strike is a new, fast-playing form of the BattleTech game of futuristic, armored combat. Developed for the modern tabletop miniatures wargamer, this book allows for an alternative in game play that can turn an entire evenings gaming of giant ’Mechs on alien worlds into an hour or less. Complete with sample armies and a ready-to-play campaign system, all you need besides this book are dice, miniatures, and tabletop terrain to fight for control over the Inner Sphere! Catalyst Game Labs... more
Published 1/30/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by colen
Version 8.6 of the Pathfinder data files is now available through the updates mechanism in Hero Lab! This release includes content from three new books (People of the Sands, Osirion Legacy of Pharaohs, and the latest adventure path issue), psionics support, and dozens of bug fixes! Our new Player Companion #14 package, including People of the Sands and one or more future books, is now available and can be purchased via the License menu within Hero Lab. For more information on this release,... more
Hero Lab
Published 1/17/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by Liz
A new update was released today for our Hero Lab Character Sheet app for iPad! This update includes a number of bug fixes, including some that have been causing crashes for a handful of users. The biggest change is our sleek, new look for iOS 7. If you haven't explored our Character Sheet iPad app for Pathfinder, check it out on the iTunes app... more
Are you planning to attend Gen Con 2014? In the past, we scheduled our Realm Works introduction seminar on Saturday, as that's the day most day-pass attendees visit Gen Con. This year, we wanted to get your feedback on what days work best best for you to attend Realm Works seminars. This short, 4-question survey will help our team as we submit preferred dates and times to Gen Con. Thanks in advance! Click here for the... more
Published 1/14/2014 in Lone Wolf Development by Liz
Creating Army Builder® data files can be a steep learning curve. The Lone Wolf team would like to host an online seminar to help users through the process. You can help us build a seminar that best fits the community's needs, by filling out this short,  5-question survey. Once we receive feedback and decide on the seminar details, we'll post the information on our website and social media. Thanks in advance for your feedback! Click here for the... more
The team is back together after their various holiday travels, and they’re working furiously to get Realm Works out the door! As promised in our last update, we spent some time looking at what’s left to be done and have reassessed our release plan, which we've outlined below. One thing you won’t see in this update is a projected release date – that’s intentional. Due to all the complexities of Realm Works, we’ve been much too optimistic in our projections, and that’s ultimately... more
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  • Everything is back up and running smoothly again!,