Relics is packed to the gills with depth. There is so much content to draw inspiration from that it is shocking that Tin Star was able to jam this much information in just 275 pages. At the point where I thought i had have seen all that Relics had to offer me I was further surprised.
The contest was a blind box 22-hour timed event. With only a single rule, you must use most of what was in the given "mystery" box.
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
To be honest, writing this year has been a bit of a struggle for me on my blog. Last year I raised my personal expectations for the blog through the roof. The result in doing so I missed the mark utterly. The popularity of my blog under a year ago came from the fact that it… Continue reading Writing for Myself Again.
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
#RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC? So far so good, we are heading into day four strong. Let's tackle today's question. Most Memorable NPC? Wow, I have a few so I think I am going to instead tell you about Two of them. Ironically both of these NPCs never saw as much table time as… Continue reading #RPGaDay2018 Most Memorable NPC?
Day Two's #RPGaDay2018 question, What do you look for in an RPG? When it comes to RPGs these days there are a few things that I look for. There are three things I consider when it comes to looking at a new PRG. Now please understand none of this will keep me from… Continue reading What do you look for in an RPG? #RPGaDay2018