Numenera Networking

Published November 19, 2013 by in For Gamemasters, For Players


If you’re looking to get plugged into the various online communities and sources for Numenera content, here’re a few pointers.  This is not an exhaustive list, but it gets at the bulk of the places worth visiting.

Websites

www.theninthworld.com

You are here.  Blog-like content, as well as hosted files and a growing database of player-created content.  Easily the best site on the entire internet.

hub.cyphercast.net

A community site for Numenera, featuring a robust and active forum, as well as a nice chat function if you just want to hang out with fellow Ninth Worlders.

www.numenera.com

The official site for Numenera.  Includes a lot of introductory information on the game, as well as the fan use and limited license information, for those interested in creating content set in the Ninth World.

www.montecookgames.com

MCG’s webpage.  The news section is essentially Monte Cook’s blog, and it includes the original playtest reports on Numenera from back when it was still a gleam in Monte’s eye.

http://www.tormentguru.com/

A site for Numenera and Torment news.

Social Networks

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/100912022241009023205

The Cypher System Community on Google+.

https://plus.google.com/u/0/communities/118049550596003630024

The Numenera Fans Community on Google+.

http://www.reddit.com/r/numenera/

The Reddit community for Numenera.  The right hand column always has a lot of useful links and release dates for Numenera products.

https://www.facebook.com/groups/195114147326644/

Numenera Gaming.  Basically a Facebook group for Numenera players.

www.myspace.com/numenera

Just kidding! This doesn’t exist.

The Twitter

@BruceCordell

Bruce Cordell.  Numenera writer and creator of The Strange.

@chaddockr

Me (Ryan Chaddock).

@davidwbrown

David Brown, creator of www.ninthworldhub.com and the Transmissions from the Ninth World podcast.

@fienen

Michael Fienen, the creator of this site.

@IHeartFargo

Joseph De Simone.  My writing partner out on the east coast.

@MonteCookGames

The official Twitter feed of MCG.

@MonteJCook

Monte Cook.  Creator of Numenera, etc.

@ShannaGermain

Shanna Germain.  Numenera writer and editor, and co-owner of MGC.

@TheNinthWorld

The Twitter feed for this site.

@TormentGuru

News about Torment: Tides of Numenera.

@vauxjack

The Twitter account for Vaux the Informed Jack who Tells Tales, and more recently Magistrix Arashia.  In character, in universe stuff.

@WeirdOfNumenera

All kinds of strange Numenera related things.  Check it out.

Podcasts

http://transmissionsninthworld.blogspot.com/

Transmissions from the Ninth World.  Numenera related news and talk.

http://numenerathesignal.blogspot.com/

Numenera: The Signal.  In-universe transmissions from Vaux the Jack.

http://theninthworldchronicles.blogspot.com/

The Ninth World Chronicles.  Actual play podcasts.

http://lexstarwalker.com/gmintrusions/

The GM Intrusions podcast- discussion on Numenera topics for the most part.

Guides and Tools

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fxv6naySlmU

A quick video guide to character creation.

http://darkliquid.co.uk/playground/numenera/

A nice character creation tool.

http://darkliquid.co.uk/playground/numenera/cyphers/

A random cypher generator.

http://darkliquid.co.uk/playground/numenera/rumours/

A random rumor generator.  One of my favorite things!

Places to Buy Numenera Online

http://rpg.drivethrustuff.com/index.php?manufacturers_id=4952

Monte Cook Games’ products on Drivethrurpg.

http://rpg.drivethrustuff.com/index.php?manufacturers_id=5939

Products I’ve produced for Numenera on Drivethrurpg.

 Kickstarters for Numenera Products

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1433901524/numenera-a-new-roleplaying-game-from-monte-cook

The original Numenera Kickstarter.

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/mapmaker/numenera-poster-maps-of-the-ninth-world

The Numenera poster map Kickstarter.

http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/inxile/torment-tides-of-numenera

The Kickstarter for Torment: Tides of Numenera (the Numenera video game, basically).

Mobile App

http://3lbgames.com/games/numenera-character-creator/

The site for both the iOS and Android app for character creation.

I’m sure I missed a few things.  Let me know what I should add in the comments and I’ll edit the post.

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