The Witches of the Witches’ Nest

July 2, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: Character, RPG Hub 
I get a lot of spam from people telling me about "real magic" and people that can cast spells for me. Since I have been working on a group of evil/non-good witches I figured make the best of the resources hand[...]
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Garage Sale Finds Given to RetroRolePlaying Cancer Fund Donors

July 2, 2015 from RetroRoleplaying
Filed under: Old School, RPG Hub 
I made an interesting find a garage sale last week. I was headed home from the supermarket when I saw a garage sale that looked like it had some old D&D stuff. Despite having milk in the car I stopped. I was right, [...]
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Reavers on the Seas of Fate – Season Four, Eighth Session

July 2, 2015 from Geek Related
Filed under: Actual Play, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub 
Eighth Session (13 page pdf) – “Treachery Island” – One of their new recruits suckers the Teeth of Araska into a nasty ambush! After a bumper crop of burials at sea, they go make friends with[...]
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A Helping Handout

Hungry, over at Ravenous Roleplaying, is a long-time supporter of Campaign Mastery through his regular “Friday Faves” column, in which he collects links to the articles that have most inspired or interested h[...]
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Laminating Adventures & Locations & Wondering What To Do Next

July 2, 2015 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This month's micro-adventures, The Bastard Baron's Hideaway and It's a Trap, and micro-location, Execution Corner are being printed and laminated, are prepared to launch by the beginning of next week.  But there is [...]
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Game Chef Review 29: Law & Order & The Otherworld by Steve Johnson

July 2, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Law & Order & The OtherworldIngredients: 8 [Dragonfly (4), Dream (4)]The use of the dragonfly and the dream are on lar with many of the better entries I've seen using those ingredients so far. The Dragonfly as a [...]
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Archipelacon: A Convention Report

July 2, 2015 from Worlds in a Handful of Dice
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I was originally going to start off this post with something along the lines of “I don’t know what you did over the weekend, but if you weren’t at Archipelacon, I had way more fun than you did”, b[...]
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Forces are Joined

July 2, 2015 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
The Armchair Planet storefront on drivethrurpg and rpgnow are no more, but Armchair Planet lives on as an imprint in the Hydra Cooperative. Here's where you can find Weird Adventures, Strange Stars, and my upcoming proje[...]
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Game Chef Review 28: Dragonfly by Steve Dee

July 2, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Steve Dee favourably reviewed my game (and he's now a Sydney local), but I'll try to be impartial here.Dragonfly (or visit the live site here)Ingredients: 7 [Dream (4), Dragonfly (3)]The dream ingredient is quite st[...]
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Podcast Episode – The RPG Interview Room: Legendary Planet Adventure Path

July 2, 2015 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: pathfinder, Podcasts, RPG Hub 
Legendary Games has been creating some impressive material for quite some time now. With a great ability to surround themselves with terrific writers, they hit the mark very, very often. Now Legendary Games have joined [...]
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5e WNW: Isle of the Dead

July 2, 2015 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub 
Session 15 of the weird new world campaign was played on Friday 6/5The party consisted of the following:Veidt, 1/2 Elf Wizard 4 [John (Absent, but kindly substituted by Erindale)]Nessendra, Wood Elf Cleric 4 (Erindale)Ke[...]
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First Look: Apocalypse Prevention Inc. 2nd Edition

July 2, 2015 from Stargazer's World
Filed under: Other Systems, Reviews & First Looks, RPG, RPG Hub 
Back in 2011 Eloy Lasanta of Third Eye Games graciously provided me with a review copy of his roleplaying game Apocalypse Prevention Inc. Recently he released a 2nd edition of his game, so he asked me to have a second lo[...]
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Game Chef Reviews Sorted

July 2, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I've just created a new page to sort out the game chef reviews, you can see it at the top of the page now.When sorted this way, there seems to be a decent spread of the games so far.[...]
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Game Chef Review 27: Look by Martin Van Houtte

July 2, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This review sees me pass the mark where one quarter of all the English language entries have been reviewed.LookIngredients: 8 [Dream (4), Stillness (3), +1 Bonus for Abandon]Three of the ingredients are mentioned in[...]
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GM Tools: The Pareto Principle

July 2, 2015 from Game in the Brain
Filed under: RPG Hub, Tools 
The Pareto Principle is the 80:20 Rule. What it means is that there are patterns in our everyday surroundings that occur with the 80:20 ratio. These patterns can be noticed by how strikingly juxtaposed they are from one [...]
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Game Chef Review 26: Drifted by Federico “Cybertroll” Danelli

July 2, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
DriftedIngredients: 9 [Dream (4), Stillness (3), Dragonfly (1), Abandon (1)]This game does far better than most when it comes to capturing ingredients. Everything is there, even if "Dragonfly" feels more like an element [...]
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Game Chef Review 25: All Hail Bugtopia! by Hannah Shaffer

July 1, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
All Hail Bugtopia!Ingredients: 5 [Dragonfly (3), Stillness (2)]I like this game, but the ingredient usage lets it down. The Dragonflies are fairly well integrated into the game as the accusers and effective "police force[...]
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Season 7 Episode 13 – House Rules vs Marvel Superheroes

July 1, 2015 from RPG Circus
Filed under: Podcasts, RPG Hub 
Welcome to Season 7 Episode 13 of RPG CircusEpisode Topics Pros and Cons to House Rules Gaming Spotlight: TSR's Marvel Superheroes Hosts Jeff Tristan Show Links Classic Marvel Forever Website 2015 ENnie Award Nom[...]
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Dungeonmorph Dice gets an Ennies Nomination

July 1, 2015 from Roleplay Geek
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The 2015 Ennie Award Nominees are out and I don't normally get excited about these sorts of things as Gen Con is so far away and I'm unlikely to get the chance to go myself.  However, this year is different and I wi[...]
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Baba Yaga

July 1, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: Reviews, RPG Hub 
Been doing a lot of research on Baba Yaga lately.  Not only is she part of this crazy idea I have for a bunch of linked witch adventures, she has been a key, if background, figure in my games for years. S5 The Dancing [...]
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D&D Encounters: Princes of the Apocalypse (Episode 5.2)

July 1, 2015 from Dungeon's Master
Filed under: dungeons & dragons, RPG Hub 
Inside the Great Hall at Riverguard Keep the heroes shared a meal with Jolliver’s men. Despite the merriment and hospitality being shown towards the PCs, they began to suspect that something more was going on in th[...]
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Discussion: Holiday Weekend Gaming

July 1, 2015 from Reality Refracted
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I apologize for the lateness of this post. It was supposed to be written and go up for midnight, but for some reason that didn't happen.This week there will be no post on Friday or on Monday the 6th. The reason for that [...]
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Infinity Loop – June 2015

July 1, 2015 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Wow. I honestly don’t have a clue where June went. If you have any ideas, please let me know. Where May was a bit on the downhill slide for Moebius Adventures, June seems to have us climbing slowly or at least hal[...]
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[WFRP 2e] Renegade Princeps 10

July 1, 2015 from A Life Full of Adventure
Filed under: Play, RPG, RPG Hub 
My PCVaervenshyael - Female Elf ProtagonistMy companionsTankred "Silver Bear" Tenneckermann - Human MercenaryWilhelm Hechland - Human Engineer (Absent)Doctor Johann Wilhelm Woeller - Human B[...]
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Review: The Stronghold, Issue No. 2

July 1, 2015 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: Review, RPG Hub 
This review of The Stronghold, Issue No. 2 is based off the print copy.  I got the +Boric Glanduum Special and have two print copies.  One for each hand.  This is the second issue of The Stronghold, a[...]
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UD199: Better Know the Bard

July 1, 2015 from Undergopher Central
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
The King of the Bards (Brian Patterson of d20Monkey fame) joins us to discuss some bardic lore. [...]
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Where No Man Has Gone Before

July 1, 2015 from Stargazer's World
Filed under: Legacy D&D, RPG, RPG Hub 
These six words immediately conjure up one image: the starship USS Enterprise NCC-1701. It’s also the name of an excellent fan-made Star Trek roleplaying game based on Microlite20. Recently my Numenera campaign had[...]
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Eldemy13 Happy Jacks RPG Actual Play DnD5E Eldmey

July 1, 2015 from Happy Jacks RPG Podcast
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub 
Eldemy13 GM: Stu Players: Tyler, Bill, Kris, CADave, Bruce[...]
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A Page is Turned

July 1, 2015 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I just sent the following email to LPJ. [To LPJ]I am sending you this to let you know at this time: [June 30th] 10:47pm CDT, I have removed all NeoExodus products from RPGNow. They still show on their search engine, bu[...]
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July already, Farewell June

July 1, 2015 from Sea of Stars
Filed under: news, RPG Hub 
Summer arrived with the Summer solstice and it certainly feels like it here, with some brutally hot days, hope things are more mild wherever you may be, dear reader. July is -of course- named after that all around skille[...]
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Why I Love RPGS: C. J. Carella’s WitchCraft RPG

July 1, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Note: This is part of the Dyvers Project on RPGs.  We are supposed to talk about RPGS we love and why we love them.  This is my second part. RPGS I Love: C. J. Carella's WitchCraft RPG WitchCraft is, hands down, my f[...]
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Tuesday Magic Item – Gallowglass Locket

July 1, 2015 from Sea of Stars
Filed under: pathfinder, RPG Hub, World Building 
“That big fellow’s locket is quite nice,” whispered Voddick with a discrete gesture. “I had not realized he was a bodyguard,” replied Gollaon, equally quietly. “Indeed?” queried [...]
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Instaplanet Sci-Fi Generator

June 30, 2015 from Wrath of Zombie
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Instaplanet Coming up with a planet on the fly can be hard… coming with a few locations on that planet on the fly can be even HARDER.  Instaplanet is so you can generate the interesting things in the surround[...]
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Winding your way down on Baker Street

June 30, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Mail Call today! Look what I got. +Bryce Whitacre's Victorian RPG Baker Street is out to backers of the Kickstarter. It looks great and I can't wait to try it out. Hope to have a review up soon! [...]
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Why I love Elthos RPG

June 30, 2015 from Elthos RPG
Filed under: RPG Hub 
When I discovered D&D as a freshman in high school way back in 1978, I immediately wanted to Gamemaster my own world. That was my instant reaction. I was duly informed that our town’s Society of Gamemasters was[...]
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History of Post-Apocalyptic RPGs (Part Eleven 2007)

June 30, 2015 from Age of Ravens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Hey I got an ENnies nomination! Since this is my 997thpost I’m filling these entries with countdowns as we head to 1000, therefore.... WHO REMEMBERS CLEOPATRA 2525? On earlier lists I broke Post-Apocalyptic ga[...]
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So the Lords of Tyr tried out the Dragon Age RPG…

June 30, 2015 from A Hero Twice A Month
Filed under: Reviews, RPG, RPG Hub 
While I am not the video game fanatic that my wife is (few people are), I do enjoy playing them from time to time.  One of my favorite video game franchises at the moment is the Dragon Age series.  So I have[...]
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Reavers on the Seas of Fate – Season Four, Seventh Session

June 30, 2015 from Geek Related
Filed under: Actual Play, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub 
Seventh Session (11 page pdf) – “Nip and Tuck” – The Teeth of Araska limps away from port and tangles violently with both privateers and venereal disease. Each takes its own toll. If you&rsqu[...]
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Thank you Everybody!

June 30, 2015 from ENnie Awards Blog
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Thank you to everybody – both publishers and fans, as w […][...]
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Bones III: 1 week warning…

June 30, 2015 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Exactly one week from the moment this post goes live, Bones III is due to launch.Are you excited yet?[...]
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Tyrants of Saggakar Player’s Guide Table of Content

June 30, 2015 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
For weeks now, I have been telling you that I'm hard at work on the Player's Guide for Tyrants of Saggakar. Well now is time to provide you with some REAL teasers. Here is the overall table of contents. There will be som[...]
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My Kingdom for a Random Item!

June 30, 2015 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: Inspiration, RPG Hub 
Last week Johnn Four asked around for anyone with a few ideas or resources on how to create some interesting random items. And funny enough, I thought at some point I actually had such an idea buried. (My notebooks are [...]
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Witches & Witchcraft Reading Challenge: June Reviews

June 30, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: Reviews, RPG Hub 
Here are the reviews for May for the Witches & Witchcraft Reading Challenge. Lots of books this month! Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows All things must end...I started my reread of the Harry Potter series with[...]
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[Tuesday Map] The Badlands of Slate

A final map in my trilogy of experiments using the Squarehex mega hex mapping paper (as I write this again, …Continue reading → [...]
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Wednesday Comics: Rann Mapped

June 30, 2015 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Rann, as originally appearing in Showcase #17 (1958) is in the Alpha Centauri system. It's home to an advanced civilization reminiscent of advanced civilizations throughout planetary romance--which is to say advanced in [...]
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The 2015 ENnie Award Nominees: Some Thoughts

June 30, 2015 from Stargazer's World
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Before I share my thoughts on this year’s nominees, let’s have a look on the categories and which products have been nominated this year: Judges’ Spotlight Winners Dragons in the Stacks: A Teen Libraria[...]
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Castle Greyhawk: Group Search

June 30, 2015 from Greyhawkery
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Welcome back Greyhawk maniacs! After last week I'm quick to promote a new page in the third chapter of our ongoing Castle Greyhawk graphic novel. Check out page twenty-one and follow some witty banter by fiction fab[...]
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[Let’s Study] Fantaji Universal Role-Playing Game, Part 2: Combat Tiles

June 30, 2015 from Life and Times of a Philippine Gamer
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Fantaji uses four “Tiles” that make up the Fantaji Engine: Characters, Obstacles, Themes and Conditions. Most of you will recognize that these are the primary building blocks that compose a scene in most stor[...]
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Dungeon Geomorphs Traps Contest Entries, Deadline Extended

June 30, 2015 from Inkwell Ideas
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Due to my vacation last week and several other things going on (Dungeonmorph Dice & Cards as well as other card decks) we need to push our deadline out a bit.  I simply wasn’t able to make my usual midpoin[...]
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June 29, 2015 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: news, RPG Hub 
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