This one happened in the last few years. We were playing in my friend’s homebrew world. He had a Pathfinder society style group if I recall called the “Adventure league or Guild”. Groups would seek opportunity’s or even be hired to search out or clues in dangerous locations. Well, our merry group sought job after job and eagerly traveled the world in seek of fame and fortune. … Continue reading #RPGaDay2016 Day 10 Largest In-Game surprise you have experienced ?
A lifetime of lifelong Family and friendships. I do not even have to think about the answer to this days question. From Roleplaying I have had the chance to sit down with strangers and from life long friendships. Bonds that will last forever. That is tremendous to have such a common ground to bond on. My whole family springs from the roots of gaming. The … Continue reading #RPGaDay2015 Day 31 Favorite Non-RPG thing to come out of RPGing Friends & Family
Well I have to admit on this one that I do not follow my fellow Blogers as much as I probably could. As I have mentioned I spend much of my time listening to audio podcasting then I do reading Blogs. Of the Blogs that I do follow I would say the two blogs that I go to the most would be Dyson’s Dodecahedron A gaming … Continue reading #RPGaDay2015 Day 29 Favorite RPG/Website/Blog
Anyone that knows me or has followed my blog for a decent length of time will know this answer right away. My favorite game that I no longer play is without a doubt Star Wars D6. I would go on and on about it but you can look up my past posts and see how much I love the system and setting. I will say … Continue reading #RPGaDay2015 Day 28 Favorite Game you no longer play WEG D6 Star Wars
My current mini obsession for merging of two games is taking the RIFTS RPG setting and jamming it in the Cypher System. I love the setting elements of RIFTS. But the rules! Oh the convoluted painful rules! In comes the Cypher system to save the day. With the new core rules system you can give this setting some great light weight rules and really focus … Continue reading #RPGaDay2015 Day 27 Favorite idea for merging two games into one CypherRifts!
I find inspiration for my games in many places. These days It is listening to podcasts. I have always found inspiration in talking with other GM’s and such and podcasts gives me much the same rewarding ideas that come from sitting down with a cup of coffee and talking about game. Here are a few podcasts that I enjoy. Fear the Boot Happy Jacks RPG … Continue reading #RPGaDay2015 Day 26 Favorite Inspiration for your game
For today there are a number of great game mechanics that I could go with. But I know just the one that I will pick for today. First I would like to give a couple of honorable mentions. Savage Worlds- Bennies Re-Roll: If you roll a test and don’t like the result, you can roll again and keep whichever result is better. Recover from … Continue reading #RPGaDay2015 Day 25 Favorite Revolutionary Game Mechanic D&D’s removal of THACO