Crafting Corner, Figure of the Week, Monster

Figure of the Week: Goroloth

Goroloth Today's figure is a Reaper Dark Heaven Legends monster called Goroloth. It appears to be a mixture of shark, and an ancient ancestor of the illithid combined with an aboleth. It has two sets of dorsal and pectoral fins and a tri-finned tail (both horizontal and vertical, multiple eyes (12), 4 squid-like appendages, gills,… Continue reading Figure of the Week: Goroloth

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Figure of the Week: Female Elf Fighter

Female Elf Fighter Today's figure is a vintage Ral Partha figure from 1990. She is a female elf fighter or ranger: wearing a chain shirt, a leather harness, pauldrons and greaves, wielding a longsword and shield. I could not find her figure online and don't remember where I bought her, probably a game store in… Continue reading Figure of the Week: Female Elf Fighter

Table Topics

Tempting Fate with FATE Dice in D&D

Recently on Twitter, I saw a Tweet from Mike Mearls on the topic of Using Fate Dice in a game of D&D. The idea was to allow players to tempt the fates for luck. His example in the game he ran was this. House rule I used in AD&D this last weekend: Get a big pile of… Continue reading Tempting Fate with FATE Dice in D&D

Figure of the Week, Monster

Figure of the Week: Sea Creature of Blood Reef

Sea Creature of Blood Reef Today's figure is the Sea Creature of Blood Reef, it is from the Reaper Bones (plastic line). It only has natural weapons and armor. I painted it in dark blues and greens with a blue wash to shade the crevices. I decided on yellow eyes, as a lure similar to… Continue reading Figure of the Week: Sea Creature of Blood Reef

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How has Gaming Changed You? #RPGaDay

So let's get back to the list of #RPGaDay 2018 questions, shall we? Today's question is How has gaming changed you?  This question is a very hard one for me to be honest. I imagine that it is intended more for gamers that that who may be relatively new to the hobby. For me gaming has… Continue reading How has Gaming Changed You? #RPGaDay

Crafting Corner, Figure of the Week, Monster

Figure of the Week: Tiik Warrior

Tiik Warrior Today's figure is from the Reaper Bones line, a Tiik Warrior. It only has natural weapons and armor, has an eyestalk like a deep sea anglerfish. I like painting aquatic figures because of my water-world Aquatica Homebrew. This figure was painted in varying shades of blue and green for camouflage in the deep.… Continue reading Figure of the Week: Tiik Warrior

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#RPGaDay2018 Upping the Stakes in game

How can players make the stakes important?  Personally, I find today's question goes hand in hand with yesterday's question as well. Because, no matter what a GM does to make the stakes feel more important in the game. If the players have not bought into the story, there is nothing you can do to make… Continue reading #RPGaDay2018 Upping the Stakes in game