Another page from the quick-start rules. Check out the icons!
Thursday, July 25, 2013
Wednesday, July 24, 2013
This is a sample page from the quick-start guide to my game. It's designed for an audience of people who have never gamed before, with a focus on family gaming. "How do you explain RPGs to casual- or non-gamers?" is a design hazard upon which many ships have foundered over the years. I know gamers will skip it, but this is a bananassassination attempt and I'm taking a stab at it.
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Monday, July 15, 2013
Friday, July 12, 2013
Thursday, July 11, 2013
Golly, has this blog really been up for about 3 years? Scary. If you're joining us late, here are some highlights from the blog you might enjoy without having to wade through 200+ posts.
A Suggested Taxonomy of Holmes monsters: Including the crucial taxa "Goo", "A Wizard was Bored", and "Turns Your Ass to Stone."
1e Character Creation as a Dungeon Map: Can you find the secret passage to non-standard classes?
2e Character Creation as a Dungeon Map: Recycling of my original character creation as dungeon map idea.
3e Character Creation as a Dungeon Map: Really milking the concept at this point.
Grognard. Yeah.: Why I reserve the right to snicker when you call yourself a grognard.
The Best RPG I Ever Played in, Wasn't One: Wargames didn't stop being awesome when D&D came along.
D&D vs. The Suits: A D&D fable, starring me.
The Forest Oracle: The Best ENWorld Thread Ever: In which we make a stupid dungeon in the style of the Master.
The 8 Gamer Alignments Chart: Reasonable Actor? Dickhead Thespian? You decide!
The 8 GM Alignments Chart: Is your GM a True Enabler? Rat Bastard Judge? Find out!
Fantasy Realm Mixing Board: It goes up to eleven.
Thirty-Minute Template Dungeon: For lazy GMs and their enablers.
Chitty City Worldbuilding Tool: Cut and paste city map.
Chitty Realm Worldbuilding Tool: Cut and paste world map.
Dungeonmatic Chits: Cut and paste dungeon map.