#RPGaDAY: Most Memorable Encounter

August 29, 2014 from Dice Monkey
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub, Savage Worlds 
At ConCarolinas back in 2008, I had the chance to play in a fantastic game of Necessary Evil for Savage Worlds. The whole party was playing supervillains in World War II infiltrating a Nazi stronghold. We would be given [...]
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#RPGaDAY 29: Most Memorable Encounter

August 29, 2014 from Held Action
Filed under: Actual Play, pathfinder, RPG Hub 
The #RPGaDAY prompt was concocted by Dave Chapman of Autocratik. Grab the list and join in! In the midst of Carrion Crown‘s Wake of the Watcher chapter, beset by nightgaunts and mi-go, we happened across a creature[...]
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Hoard of the Dragon Queen Session 1: Begins Now Their Tale of Yore

August 29, 2014 from Dice Monkey
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub 
Enter Scop with Dulcian… Draws forth song emusian… Mountain depth bite soul and mind… Truer notes you shall not find… The hero bright in armor stands… Hailed once in all the lands&helli[...]
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[Mummy's Mask] The Fragrance of Fallen Qlippothim

August 29, 2014 from Held Action
Filed under: Actual Play, pathfinder, RPG Hub 
“You know there’s a bard in the party when you’re arguing about scansion during a fight.” — Mentu This week in Mummy’s Mask, the party continued their sub-contract of investigating the[...]
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Ten Hints about Coming Change in the Penned Forest

August 29, 2014 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: Campaign, RPG Hub 
Far too often, the world around us changes slowly. But in the case of the Penned Forest, observant folks might notice a few things before the rest of the world. It’s been nearly 1,000 years since the forest was loc[...]
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I ran a table of 15 people through character creation for D&D 5e and lived to tell about it.

August 28, 2014 from Dice Monkey
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub 
Last night, I ran a table of 15 people in a session of character creation for D&D Encounters, and it only took two hours. I showed up around 4:45, and already 6 players had gathered. While I set up, they sat and chat[...]
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#RPGaDAY 28: Scariest Game You’ve Played

August 28, 2014 from Held Action
Filed under: Actual Play, Call of Cthulhu, RPG Hub 
The #RPGaDAY prompt was concocted by Dave Chapman of Autocratik. Grab the list and join in! The scariest role-playing game I ever partook in was not scary due to the adventure or other prepared material. Rather, it was t[...]
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Seven Circles Of Hell – Creating Politics for an RPG

Politics is one of those inevitable conditions, like death and taxes, that every GM has to master to some extent because it will make its presence felt in every campaign. There’s always something more to say on the[...]
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Unexpectedly Running 5e

August 28, 2014 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub 
Before last night's D&D Wednesday night encounters league I was working on some of my many Reaper Bones minis and thinking about how I wanted to level my wizard when the DM pops in early. It seems he has to attend so[...]
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