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Bundles Without Numbers

Greetings Programs!

Just popping in to plug the current Bundle of Holding collection. It’s a great stash of Stars Without Number books.

I’m a big fan of Sine Nomine’s books and the Stars series in particular. 78 more words

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Deep Carbon Observatory

Not that Deep Carbon Observatory – this Deep Carbon Observatory

Why should you buy it? Well first here are some rather thorough reviews that will do a much better job at helping you make up your mind than I will. 625 more words

[Tuesday Map] The Stony Recesses & Tower of Verrul

I’m putting together another set of printed maps for my incredibly generous Patreon patrons. To do so means going through my scanned maps folders, throwing them on a USB stick, and heading out to the print shop. 518 more words

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The Main Difference

I think I have figured out the main difference between a Pathfinder game and an Old School game (including DCC).

In Pathfinder you spend a whole session trying to get this treasure. 22 more words

Character Sheets? Yeah, I draw those too!

I’m a sucker for a pretty character sheet.

In July of 2009 I posted my first hand-drawn D&D character sheet to the blog. It was inspired by a player in one of my campaigns who used landscape sheets and of course the awesomeness of the old sheets for the Fighting Fantasy game books. 83 more words

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On the drawing of maps

I often get asked in the comments on a post here or on my Google+ account about the details of my map-making. First of all I should aim anyone interested in my mapping styles and techniques to the appropriate… 839 more words

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[Friday Map] The Dreamer's Tower

Along the island shore, no more than a few hours walk from Ravenson’s Landing is another tower standing alone, jutting out above the sea. Made of a soft green stone, it appears to have been carved from soapstone or something similar and was evidently once part of a much larger construction. 263 more words

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