Cypher Shadowrun Totems, Fetishes, and Talismans

So here we are again readers Totems, Fetishes and Talismans! The long-awaited adaptation of Shadowrun inspired Foci Magic in the Cypher system. Long awaited, so long awaited one of my awesome gamers took up the task of tackling most of the work. He took the foundations built on the new version of cybernetics found Here and built a solid set of options for magic items in … Continue reading Cypher Shadowrun Totems, Fetishes, and Talismans

Olympus Inc The Pelion Report for Savage Worlds Live

Last week my friend Charles White launched his newest campaign on Indiegogo.  An expansion to Olympus Inc Savage Worlds. Part Percy Jackson Part Shadow Run made in the Spirit of Scion Olympus Inc is a fresh look on a modern world where the gods, in fact, were real. The new project features several new things. The Pelion Report presents five new Paragon bloodlines (Artemis, Athena, … Continue reading Olympus Inc The Pelion Report for Savage Worlds Live

Revisiting Cybernetics in the Cypher System

A little over two years ago I set out to start running a Shadowrun RPG game using the Cypher System rules instead of the Shadowrun Rule Set. I had two options that I could see in regard to Cypher system and how I was going to have to handle cybernetics. 1. I could treat all Cybernetics as flavor, thus having no in-game impact on the … Continue reading Revisiting Cybernetics in the Cypher System

Monday Muse on #RPGaDay 2017 Did I feel this year was a sucess?

So as we draw to a close on #RPGaDay2017 I have decided like last year to put my thoughts to a page about the experience. I do this as I find myself a few days behind at this point in the whole thing and there is nothing wrong with that. Honestly, there is no solid time frame out for #RPGaDay just the intent to get … Continue reading Monday Muse on #RPGaDay 2017 Did I feel this year was a sucess?

#RPGaDay2017 24th Day: Share a PWYW publisher who should be charging more. NONE (Read, Why)

This one is probably going to surprise some readers. I love PWYW products and myself, often 9 times out of 10 Pay more than the suggested price for PWYW products. Now, this may come to a surprise and I might be wrong about PWYW in the overall scheme. But over the last two years, I have read several blogs by producers of RPG content that have sold items for … Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 24th Day: Share a PWYW publisher who should be charging more. NONE (Read, Why)

#RPGaDay2017 Day 19: Which RPG Features the Best Writing? #Numenera #MonteCookGames

Numenera With an interesting setting coupled with Monte Cooks excellent layout decisions. MCG set the ground work that would give birth the Cypher System. It is hard to argue that Numenera is not an excellently written RPG. In Ptolus we see the perfection of the layout and writing style of Monte Cook. In Numenera we see the evolved rule system that Monte Cook had been … Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 19: Which RPG Features the Best Writing? #Numenera #MonteCookGames

#RPGaDay2017 Day 17: Which RPG have you owned the longest but not played? #METASCAPE #RPG

I feel so silly even saying this. I purchased Metascape back in the 90s when I heard it was a D16 system I honestly like most of the players that own this game MAY have only purchased this RPG because I wanted to say I owned a set of D16 lol. I still to this day have the box and the dice but somewhere along the … Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 17: Which RPG have you owned the longest but not played? #METASCAPE #RPG