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The Tome Show: Stan! (Gamer to Gamer)

Posted 24 Aug 2017: In this Episode, Jeff sits down with Stan! (a.k.a Steven Brown) to talk about his entry into the gaming industry, how he started playing RPGs, his time at TSR, and a bunch of other fun RPG related stuff!Thank you to our Sponsor: Easy Roller >Links:S - more

CROSS PLANES: D&D Beyond: An Unexpected Upside

Posted 24 Aug 2017: I spend quite a bit of time with my 3 Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition Core books, while making posts here. I love PDFs, actually prefering them to print books these days, but I've had to confine myself to the print products for 5th Edition.A surpris - more

Power Score: Force Grey Season 2: Episodes 4 & 5

Posted 24 Aug 2017: You can watch these episodes on Twitch right here. You can buy Tomb of Annihilation right here.You can buy Xanathar's Guide to Everything right here. Getting caught up! These two episodes feature the group going through a series of random encounters - more


Posted 24 Aug 2017: Which RPG has the most jaw-dropping Castle b>I love that half of it is a n>and half of it is the rules they are are different paper /> - more

Spilled Ale Studios: Post-Apocalyptic/Fallout Maps

Posted 24 Aug 2017: A few weeks ago I posted a work in progress of a map for my upcoming Fifth Edition Fallout adventure, A Date with the Queen. It has been significantly updated and improved since then, and has been joined by two additional maps!Click on the previews b - more

Power Score: Planescape - The Blood War XX. The Chastity Bodice

Posted 24 Aug 2017: Some crazy stuff happened tonight!Tonight I wanted to finish Bzallin's Blacksphere (a classic Perkins adventure), do a little fun stuff in Sigil, and then check out the planar locations that their new cubic gate is attuned to.The group had gotten an - more

Skyland Games: Bob Ross: The Unexpected Hero of Gen Con 50

Posted 24 Aug 2017: Gen Con 50 was my first Gen Con, so I was prepared to be overwhelmed by the experience. What I was not prepared for was a Bob Ross board game to steal the show. The publishers of the game, Big G Creative, had a tiny booth. In fact, it was about a qua - more

CROSS PLANES: #RPGaDAY 2017: Day 21 & 22

Posted 24 Aug 2017: What RPG does the most with the least words?Dungeons and Dragons Holmes' />What RPGs are the easiest for you to run?Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition, Champions 4th Edition, Shadow of the Demon v> - more

CROSS PLANES: On Being a Game Master: Player Buy-In

Posted 24 Aug 2017: I have two gaming groups and absolutely zero drama, it's wonderful and very refreshing. However, one problem I've encountered a few times in the last year or two is the issue of Players buying-in to the game. I've mostly seen this from new players, b - more

Jade Gaming News: Aren the Glory Seeking Lord

Posted 24 Aug 2017: In JADE's 1st ed AD&D Campaign Hymns of a Vagabond, the goblin army inches ever closer to reclaim the hold we took from them back in Game 13. We just finished Game 18 and with the discovery of a three dimensional paper-craft castle accessory to h - more

Spilled Ale Studios: 5e: Hacking the Game, Fallout Part X

Posted 24 Aug 2017: Today we're continuing &D 5e system hack for games played in the world /em>. The topic of the week is backgrounds. Following that, I'll be talking about the plans I have for this system hack's future, including a compatible product I'll be r - more

DMDavid: How Psionics Accommodated D&Ds Critics

Posted 24 Aug 2017: In 1966, Gary Gygax fielded a personal ad in the General seeking gaming opponents. He included the line, Will cooperate on game design. In the years to follow, Gygax proved a zealous collaborator. Aside from teaming with other designers, he … - more

CROSS PLANES: D&D Beyond: The Beginning

Posted 24 Aug 2017: Last night I bought in. I paid for a year's worth of the DM tier, all 3 core books, Volo's Guide, and the SCAG Guide.I want someway to centralize characters for my campaign and my son's n>It's not exactly what I want yet. I'm anxious for iOS support - more

D&D | Kobold Press: Shades of Magic: Eyes of the Dragon

Posted 24 Aug 2017: Draconic Magic Items Dragons are known to have a deep connection with magic. Those who seek to understand or emulate this connection study such monsters as others that fear their power or hate their ways incant spell and raise sword in opposition. So - more


Posted 24 Aug 2017: Which is the best source for out-of-print iv style="text-align: >Yeah, I know that it has merged with DriveThruRPG.com, but I prefer going to the former site, maybe just out of /> - more

Biased Bill's World of Unplugged Gaming: Haunts Review

Posted 24 Aug 2017: A quick look at and miniature review of the free product Hauntsfrom the Dungeon Masters Guild. i>Some nice and creepy hauntings to add to your Simple application that uses already existing Just plain >Could Go Either >Not much in the way of artwor - more

CROSS PLANES: Oakhurst: Dungeon Mastering Session 13

Posted 24 Aug 2017: This is an Actual Play report (with my DM notes for the The group headed to the Laughing Corpse to see Meegan and learn about Zeos the Necromancer (For continuity and to root the players to the setting I decided on the spot last session to put Zeos r - more

CROSS PLANES: #RPGaDAY 2017: Day 17, 18, & 19

Posted 24 Aug 2017: Which RPG have you owned the longest but not World of Which RPG have you played the most in your iv style="text-align: That's a tie between Champions 4th Edition Dungeons and Dragons 5th br />Which RPG features the best >Castle an> - more