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Expanding Middle-Earth

I’ve gone on the record as saying that I consider the core rules of The One Ring to be the best rules for Middle-Earth gaming so far in terms of capturing the distinctive themes and flavour of the setting. 3,908 more words

Tabletop RPGs

Tabletop Adventure-Building: Campaigning in the Here and Now

-By Mike

Tabletop RPGs have been my hobby for a long time, and I’ve also always had a certain appreciation for level design, and exploring the topic of creating dungeons, encounters, and challenges in games like D&D or Shadowrun is one of the ways I try to connect with that. 2,492 more words

D&D

Still More Questions About Conquest of the Sphere

Here is the third batch of questions about Conquest of the Sphere from the folks at A Deadman’s Guide to Dragongrin.

Day 19

How are taxes collected in your world? 714 more words

Science Fiction

Adventure Review: D3 - Vault of the Drow & Q1 - Queen of the Demonweb Pits

I off and on have been reviewing the parts of the first AD&D adventure path – Against the Giants (in two parts – Part 1… 1,204 more words

Role Playing Games

D&D 5E: Jinno

The Imperial Matchmaker Kickstarter ends this Sunday night!

We’re about to unlock GM screens for everyone and if we manage to fund it’s going to be in a riveting and rapid climb past 100%! 1,745 more words

Tabletop RPGs

Houses of the Bungled

Houses of the Blooded is John Wick’s self-proclaimed attempt at an “anti-D&D” – a fantasy RPG which turns the assumptions of Dungeons & Dragons on its head, so rather than playing a group of rootless mercenaries watching each others’ backs as you seek fame and fortune, you play a clique of well-established inhuman nobles who will gladly shank each other in the name of revenge and romance. 1,250 more words

Tabletop RPGs

The Barrowmaze: Pace-setting written into D&D Adventures.

Ever since receiving my copy of Greg Gillespie’s mega-dungeon, Barrowmaze complete, I’ve yearned to challenge a group of players with it. In late 2017, I considered running the… 1,616 more words

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