How to Make a Holiday in Four Steps

November 24, 2014 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: design, Inspiration, RPG Hub, World Building 
As I approach this week and my favorite holiday of the year, I’m always left wondering… what exactly makes a holiday special? And how can we create holidays in our roleplaying worlds to embrace some of that [...]
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Worldbuilding 101 – Part 16: She blinded me with science

November 23, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub, Worldbuilding 
(I'm really tempted to go back through this whole series and rename every post after a song title) Before we get into what the characters actually look like, let’s consider technology. At this stage, we could ap[...]
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Worldbuilding 101 – Map Update 2

November 23, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub, Worldbuilding 
Here's a new update on the island map.I'm not sure if I'll go further with this, I don't want it to end up looking too busy. But if I do add more detail it will include naming the towns on the main island map, and maybe [...]
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Worldbuilding 101 – Part 15: Immigrant Song

November 22, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub, Worldbuilding 
I saw a post on another blog about the concepts of race as a trope in RPGshttps://skaldforge.wordpress.com/2014/11/21/race-as-a-trope-in-role-playing-games/So that’s lead me back to races in this setting. Races do[...]
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Worldbuilding 101 – Part 14: Social Strata

November 21, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub, Worldbuilding 
The final parts of the cultural details are the various power structures used by each group. Overall, the power structure of a setting is typically defined by the power structure of the dominant group, in this case it[...]
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