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Daily TTRPG Blog Posts – Thursday, 16 November 2023

Generated Thursday, 16 November 01:18 AM EST from the TTRPG Blogroll. Also available in rss.

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Last 48 hours of How to Make a Fantasy Sandbox Kickstarter.

Bat in the Attic – Thu, 16 November, 02:31 AM

We are in the last 48 hours of my Kickstarter for the book about How to Make a Fantasy Sandbox. The level of support far exceeded what I expected from my Basic Rules for the Majestic Fantasy RPG Kickstarter. I am humbled and appreciative of the support that has been shown. There is still time to sig... read more.

Pathfinder Player and GM Core Are Now Available

EN World Tabletop RPG News & Reviews – Thu, 16 November, 02:30 AM

The new Remastered core rulebooks will serve as a fresh entry point for Pathfinder 2nd Edition under the ORC license.... read more.

Grand Tactician: The Civil War (1861-1865)

Dungeon Fantastic – Thu, 16 November, 02:09 AM

I broke down and got Grand Tactician: The Civil War (1861-1865) when it went on sale for Black Friday at GOG. I fired it up and played around a bit. - it's really attractive - the default font is tiny. I was sitting about 15" from my 15" laptop and needed to squint - the tutorial is pretty helpf... read more.

Edge Strip Dungeon

Dyson's Dodecahedron – Thu, 16 November, 01:31 AM

Measuring in at 8 squares / 2 inches wide by 88 squares / 22 inches tall, this dungeon map was specifically drawn to be used as a sidebar in a book, rather than as a full-feature dungeon map. If reduced to 11 inches tall (for a standard 8.5 x 11 book) this is an inch wide, and if reduced to 8.5 inch... read more.

The Battle with the Loom

From the Sorcerer's Skull – Thu, 16 November, 01:08 AM

I'm a session behind with my reports on our 5e Land of Azurth campaign. We played last Sunday and on October 29th, and the second was a continuation of the first, the events separated only by a short rest. The party was seeking the artificial being, Loom, responsible for this place, the even madder ... read more.

Humble Bundle – The Cartographer’s Vault

The Kind GM – Wed, 15 November, 08:29 PM

Another bundle has arrived and it’s all about cartography, so without further ado let’s get to it. The cartographer’s vault: A Treasury of expertly crafted maps by ProFantasy Software is a collection of 28 items tailored for game masters and offers not only a powerful tool for map making, but also a... read more.

Fire in the Laskian Mountains

EN World Tabletop RPG News & Reviews – Wed, 15 November, 08:22 PM

As it turns out, the bandit Borok the Burning is very attached to his head.... read more.

A Mystery Solved?

GROGNARDIA – Wed, 15 November, 08:00 PM

Being a Star Trek fan, I was aware of the fact that, sometime during the early stages of the production of 1979's Star Trek: The Motion Picture, the original 33-inch model of the U.S.S. Enterprise (used in the title sequence of the television show) had become lost. Gene Roddenberry had a sentimental... read more.

The Weird

Monte Cook Games – Wed, 15 November, 06:26 PM

Thousands and thousands of amazing ideas—for any game. For every game! You’ve already got dragons, and magic spells, and alien … The Weird The post The Weird appeared first on Monte Cook Games.... read more.

The Devil’s Dandy Dogs

Monte Cook Games – Wed, 15 November, 05:51 PM

A roleplaying game about magic, mystery, teamwork, and the desires that drive us You are one of the Devil’s Dandy … The Devil’s Dandy Dogs The post The Devil’s Dandy Dogs appeared first on Monte Cook Games.... read more.

Iconic Agents of Spireshadow Vale

Pelgrane Press Ltd – Wed, 15 November, 04:43 PM

The upcoming Prophet of the Pyre campaign takes the player characters from 1st to 10th level, from fresh-faced young adventures to epic heroes. The first part of the campaign takes place in a remote valley, isolated from the rest of the Empire. Most of the characters have never left this valley and ... read more.

Alone on the Plane of Earth Now Available

Azukail Games – Wed, 15 November, 04:15 PM

Alone on the Plane of Earth is now available to buy on itch. This is a solo journalling TTRPG in which the player’s character is a exploring the Plane of Earth. It requires a standard set of 52 cards and a d6 to play. The post Alone on the Plane of Earth Now Available first appeared on Azukail Games... read more.

Polyhedron: Issue #10

GROGNARDIA – Wed, 15 November, 03:35 PM

For reasons many and various, I've always had a soft spot for Gamma World, which was long one of my favorite roleplaying games, though I have not had the chance to play it at length for some time. Consequently, the Jeff Easley cover illustration to issue #10 of Polyhedron (February 1983) conjures up... read more.

Living Locations 2: Minor Abilities

Kobold Press – Wed, 15 November, 03:00 PM

This series introduces the concept of living locations: places that possess a primitive sentience, personality, and awareness. These locations are not “alive” in the traditional sense but manipulate their environment and the creatures and objects within them. Locations that fit this archetype in... read more.

UA 2023 – Player’s Handbook Playtest 7 Breakdown, Part Five

Tribality – Wed, 15 November, 01:33 PM

Is… is it possible, by some strange chance, that I’m coming to a close in this series? Sure, I’m a whole packet behind, but I’m doing my best here, folks. This time, I’m planning to finish the packet. Wish me luck. Barbarian | Fighter | Sorcerer | Warlock | Wizard Wizard The flavor text name-checks ... read more.

RPG Print News – Magpie Games, Troll Lord Games, Renegade, and More

EN World Tabletop RPG News & Reviews – Wed, 15 November, 01:30 PM

OSR variants (including Castles & Crusades, Old-School Essentials, and Swords & Wizardry, Avatar Legends, G.I. JOE RPG, and Power Rangers RPG all have print products out this week.... read more.

Roll Your Own Kobold Tribe

Points of Inspiration – Wed, 15 November, 12:57 PM

Need a quick kobold tribe for an upcoming game? Like to roll dice? Enter the Roll Your Own Kobold Tribe. Use each die in a 7-polyhedral set to create your very own Kobold Tribe. Or you can choose your own, I guess. tl;dr – download the pdf here build-a-kobold-tribeDownload 2d10 Tribal Name Part O... read more.

Wednesday Comics: DC, February 1983 (week 3)

From the Sorcerer's Skull – Wed, 15 November, 12:00 PM

My mission: read DC Comics' output from January 1980 (cover date) to Crisis! This week, I'm looking at the comics at newsstands around November 18, 1983.Warlord #66: I reviewed the story in this issue here. No "The Barren Earth" backup this time around.Brave & the Bold #195: Barr and Aparo team Batm... read more.

What comes after the Nights of the Rolling Dice?

Seed of Worlds – Wed, 15 November, 07:55 AM

I have ended up running a D&D Meetup group and have been trying to figure out what to do with it. We ran two big events - Night of the Rolling Dice and Night of the Rolling Dice 2: This Time By Daylight - both 10 tables of DM + 5 using DM's from RPG Vienna. Packed out, 40-50 players turned up for e... read more.

Next Game set & Ruling from Last Session

Dungeon Fantastic – Wed, 15 November, 01:49 AM

Looks like our next game of Felltower will be Friday, November 24th. The plan is a short session to finish the fight and then - hopefully - they'll finally go back to town. One ruling of note from last game: - Does a foe with Loyalty on them still count as a foe for cost multiplication purposes?... read more.

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