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Party Mapper!

The last two games I played in I got to be the party mapper. This isn’t a role I push heavily in my own games as I often sketch out the map as we go when I’m GMing a game. 299 more words

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[Friday Map] The Asymmetric Temple (underground)

Part two of this week’s Asymmetric Temple map, these are the two underground levels of the temple where most of the actual service work of the temple takes place. 402 more words

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[Tuesday Map] The Asymmetric Temple (Surface Levels)

Since the beginning of March I’ve been playing in an Empire of the Petal Throne campaign using the classic 1975 rules set. At one point some drawings of temples were shown, and one player pointed out that the temples to one of the death gods of the setting are typically asymmetric. 378 more words

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Empire of the Petal Throne record sheet version 2.0

When I first started playing in an Empire of the Petal Throne game with James Maliszewski, I drew up a quick-and-dirty character sheet (and posted it here at the beginning of March… 112 more words

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On Exploring The Empire of the Petal Throne

As I mentioned last week, I’m now taking part in an Empire of the Petal Throne campaign being run by James Maliszewski. This has involved finally reading that venerable RPG book from the very early days of gaming (published in 1975, four years before I discovered D&D). 895 more words

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Empire of the Petal Throne Character Sheet

In a serious bid to increase my “Old School Cred”, I’ve joined a classic 1975 Empire of the Petal Throne campaign being run by Grognardia’s James Maliszewski. 235 more words

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#RPGaDAY 27: Amaranthine

Why publish a new edition of an RPG? Cynically, I might say “to milk the fans of more money”, but let’s give everyone the benefit of the doubt. 1,762 more words

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