Play Report: Last Night on Earth

October 30, 2014 from Rule of the Dice
Filed under: Game Design, RPG Hub 
Since it's Halloweek, we decided that our last game of the night should be thematically appropriate. I had just bought last night on earth, so we opened it up and got cracking.  Here are my thoughts on the game: 1)[...]
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Behind the Gear-spun Curtain: A Purely Steampunk Look at Game Design

October 30, 2014 from Dungeon Mastering
Filed under: Campaigns, Game Design, RPG Hub, World Building 
As the leaves turn and the skies grow cloudy, we turn our minds toward All Hallows’ Eve and things of an often creepier, spookier, or more macabre appeal. Let us turn our minds then toward a sweet... [[ This is a c[...]
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Still Building up Worst

October 30, 2014 from World of Alidor
Filed under: Game Design, RPG Hub 
I have been busy making tables of weapons and equipment and armor for my game that I am still calling Worst. I was thinking of publishing with iBooks or maybe just simple paperback format. Any event, I am running another[...]
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National Game Design Month Kicks Off Nov. 1st! So What’re YOU Creating?

October 30, 2014 from The Savage Afterworld
Filed under: Game Design, RPG Hub 
It's nearly November and time to get your creative juices flowing! While others are trying to churn out their Great American Novel, I and other gamers will be participating in National Game Design Month, or "NaGa DeMon."[...]
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Designing a Boffer LARP System (Part 34)

October 29, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub 
Maybe it's just the sessions that I've been involved in, but it doesn't seem very often that religious characters go out of their way to evangelise their belief to others. I've seen it in a few games, usually on the part[...]
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Designing a Boffer LARP System (Part 33)

October 29, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub 
Something I find common to many RPGs is a definitive quasi-supernatural meta-history for the setting. Quite often it has vague parallels to the Judaeo-Christian myth, with a single god creating the world, then creating a[...]
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[Cryptworld] New Thing: Mad Scientist

October 29, 2014 from The Savage Afterworld
Filed under: Game Design, RPG Hub 
An Evil Experimenter for Cryptworld MAD SCIENTISTSTR: 3 (45) --- WPR: 5 (75)DEX: 5 (75) --- PER: 3 (45)AGL: 4 (60) --- PCN: 6 (90)STA: 3 (45) --- PWR: 80ATT: 1/53% --- WND: 12MV: L 75&dagge[...]
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