[Let’s Study: Star Trek Adventures] Part 7a: Social Conflict

June 27, 2017 from Life and Times of a Philippine Gamer
Filed under: Reviews, RPG Hub 
Welcome back! Today, I’m working on a tight deadline today so I’m going to be breaking up the coverage of Chapter 7: Conflict into two parts. This article will go over the Social Conflict Rules of Star Trek A[...]
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Hero Points Ep. 6: Green Ronin’s DC Adventures RPG

June 27, 2017 from Siskoids Blog of Geekery
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
When this show started, we said it wouldn't just be Mayfair's DC Heroes RPG, that other systems would get covered. So the Lonely Hearts' Furn joins Siskoid to discuss the most recent DCU role-playing game, Green Ronin's [...]
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Article: Female D&D Authors

June 26, 2017 from Greyhawkery
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I came across this amazingly good article by Cecilia D'Anastasio on Kotaku titled Dungeons & Dragons Wouldn't Be What It Is Today Without These Women. It's well researched and tells about the contributions of women l[...]
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Article: Female D&D Authors

June 26, 2017 from Greyhawkery
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I came across this amazingly good article by Cecilia D'Anastasio on Kotaku titled Dungeons & Dragons Wouldn't Be What It Is Today Without These Women. It's well researched and tells about the contributions of women l[...]
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Witches are (Still) the New Vampires!

June 26, 2017 from The Other Side
Filed under: pathfinder, RPG Hub 
A quick pop into RPGNow this afternoon and I noticed this.Not too bad really!You have my Green Witch for Swords & Wizardry.My Strange Brew: Magic Items for Pathfinder.And Zenith Games' Paragon Hags.Great time to[...]
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taking inspiration where you can get it

June 26, 2017 from Jeff's Gameblog
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Howdy, all!  I'm spending this week on the shore of Lake Namakagon in northern Wisconsin.  Today the family and I went out for lunch to the Bierstube, a little bar and grill attached to Garmisch, a small lakesi[...]
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Review: Blue Rose 2nd Edition, Part 1

June 26, 2017 from The Other Side
Filed under: Review, RPG Hub 
I have been spending a month (has a month gone by already?) with Blue Rose, trying it out. I figured that before I review it I had better run it through it's paces the best I can.  This review might be kinda long, b[...]
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New Hubris Class- The Klind Exile (Race as Class) and a New Hubris Video Review

June 26, 2017 from Wrath of Zombie
Filed under: Other Systems, RPG Hub 
A New Video Ben Milton has just released a video review of Hubris for those who are curious about it and want more info!  A very heartfelt thanks to Ben (and all others) for the kind words and praise for Hubris! Dri[...]
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Sporadic Saturday Sweetness: 2017-06-26

June 26, 2017 from Ravenous Role Playing
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This is a couple of days late. I think I’m slipping down into a depression cycle. I didn’t much feel like doing lots of anything over the weekend (a sign of a down cycle in my bipolar), so I didn’t do m[...]
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Precision Vs Holistic Skill Interpretation

“He skulked down the alleyway, blending into the shadows and taking care to avoid the occasional patche of loose cobblestones…”   Sounds good, doesn’t it. Sounds literary, the way you would [...]
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[Let’s Study: Star Trek Adventures] Part 6: The Final Frontier

June 26, 2017 from Life and Times of a Philippine Gamer
Filed under: Reviews, RPG Hub 
After two very long entries, we’ll be taking a brief look at the next chapter: Strange New Worlds, which discusses the various strange encounters that a member of Starfleet can expect to run into in their voyages. [...]
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Thoughts on Tabletop Roleplaying, Complicating Sandbox Adventures

June 26, 2017 from Bat in the Attic
Filed under: advice, GURPS, RPG Hub 
Last post I mentioned how I decided to complicate the Scourge of the Demon Wolf adventure. To do this, I decided to introduce a red herring,  some bandits who were faking wolf attacks. To tie them into the situation[...]
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Class-Based Thoughts on Different Types of Elves

June 26, 2017 from Stuffer Shack
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Elves are often depicted as guardians of the wilderness, be it forests, plains, mountains, desert, swamps or tundra in RPG games. In the case of the Drow/ dark elves, they would be living in the Underdark, or other such [...]
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Class-Based Thoughts on Different Types of Elves

June 26, 2017 from Stuffer Shack
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Elves are often depicted as guardians of the wilderness, be it forests, plains, mountains, desert, swamps or tundra in RPG games. In the case of the Drow/ dark elves, they would be living in the Underdark, or other such [...]
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Dice of Rolling – PKCGames – Kickstarter

June 26, 2017 from Michael Long
Filed under: RPG Hub 
All of the dice lovers should be very excited about this upcoming Kickstarter. Dice of Rolling are a D&D 5th edition optimized set of 29 RPG dice designed by a GM and a Twitch streamer (Jon and Keni Hill) of PKC Game[...]
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Ways to Use Ships as a Dungeon, Part 2

June 26, 2017 from Jesse Cohoon
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Last time we talked about ways a ship can be used as a dungeon. Let’s expand the topic and talk ship purposes, ship related plots, and ship quirks. Enjoy! Six Ship Purposes First, consider why the vessel was commis[...]
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Cryx Monday: A Monstruosity

June 26, 2017 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This is a guy I got from the Undercity game. I am not interested in the game itself, but it was well-worth the minis! I will be posting more of them in the coming days. [...]
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333 Names for Blades in the Dark

June 26, 2017 from Age of Ravens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
We begin our Blades in the Dark campaign this Friday. Your Duskvol may vary.   Pain Curnow Willow Dubey Anant Dickenson Nandin Ghosh Arvind Karnik Sanjna Lall Peter Ramachandran Dru[...]
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Random Motley Pirate Captains & their Ships

June 26, 2017 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Art by William StoutHere's an excerpt from the Azurth Adventure Digest: A series of random tables related to Motley Pirate captains and their ships.Name1 Black Hart2 Black Mark3 White Lily4 White Lyle5 Red Herron6 Yellow[...]
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Random Motley Pirate Captains & their Ships

June 26, 2017 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Art by William StoutHere's an excerpt from the Azurth Adventure Digest: A series of random tables related to Motley Pirate captains and their ships.Name1 Black Hart2 Black Mark3 White Lily4 White Lyle5 Red Herron6 Yellow[...]
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Hello world!

June 26, 2017 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing! [...]
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The Fall of the Wall

June 26, 2017 from Reviews From R'lyeh
Filed under: Call of Cthulhu, RPG Hub 
Please forgive this interruption from the normal round of reviews, but I want to bring your attention to a recent announcement at Yog-sothoth.com. Approximately a decade ago, fans at what is the premier site for Lovecraf[...]
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Death at The Palace of Sweet Dreams

June 25, 2017 from Roles, Dice, and Fun
Filed under: dungeons & dragons, roleplaying, RPG, RPG Hub 
The sweet scents of the lotus flowers spells death and madness for the carefree adventurer, and trolls eat people even statues of trolls. Welcome to the Palace of Sweet Dreams. This is the third of the Hinterlandet adven[...]
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Instant NPCs for Fifth Edition D&D

June 25, 2017 from Sly Flourish
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Note, this article has been updated from the original posted in February 2016. RPG sage Monte Cook wrote an interesting article called PCs versus NPCs in which he discusses the time we often waste put[...]
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City of the Gods – Session 3

(I’ve fallen way behind on these – expect a few catch-up posts from the campaign this week) We return to …Continue reading →[...]
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Yo Joe

June 25, 2017 from Land of Nod
Filed under: Legacy DnD, RPG, RPG Hub 
If memory serves, I promised to do this post two weeks ago. How time flies! In between, the family has gone through a high school graduation and a college orientation, and I've written about 8 quarterly reports for my re[...]
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Yo Joe

June 25, 2017 from Land of Nod
Filed under: Legacy DnD, RPG, RPG Hub 
If memory serves, I promised to do this post two weeks ago. How time flies! In between, the family has gone through a high school graduation and a college orientation, and I've written about 8 quarterly reports for my re[...]
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Running a "Slasher" Game

June 25, 2017 from Reality Refracted
Filed under: GM, RPG Hub 
After the release of the Friday the 13th game, I got interested and went and watched all ten Friday the 13th movies (I haven't watched the remake or Freddy vs. Jason.) Since then, I've found myself intrigued by the slash[...]
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Presentation

June 25, 2017 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub 
I'm one of those people who is very picky when it comes to the comic collection.A lot of comics are read once, then carefully bagged and boarded before storing on shelves or in boxes. This is not due to a belief that the[...]
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On the 4th Dimension and Beyond

June 25, 2017 from Elthos RPG
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Those of you who may have been following the Whitewode Campaign may have noticed along the way references to a certain class of creatures known (euphemistically) as "Time Beasts". I do not wish to go into what [...]
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On the 4th Dimension and Beyond

June 25, 2017 from Elthos RPG
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Those of you who may have been following the Whitewode Campaign may have noticed along the way references to a certain class of creatures known (euphemistically) as "Time Beasts". I do not wish to go into what [...]
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Shot, Bitten, and Scorched

June 25, 2017 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Hi. That's me. I'm Nikola Vegas. Okay that's not me, but that's how I picture me. I graduated from RNI University and I was on track to become a professor. My parents taught at RNI, my genius younger brother, Isaac, is a[...]
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Shot, Bitten, and Scorched

June 25, 2017 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Hi. That's me. I'm Nikola Vegas. Okay that's not me, but that's how I picture me. I graduated from RNI University and I was on track to become a professor. My parents taught at RNI, my genius younger brother, Isaac, is a[...]
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Vecna Reborn Review

June 25, 2017 from Forgotten Runes
Filed under: RPG Hub 
During the unpacking from my recent move, one my older modules floated to the surface. Thematically it seemed somewhat linked to the upcoming Tomb of Annihilation adventure.  Therefore I thought now was good ti[...]
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Weapons by Race

June 25, 2017 from Board Enterprises
Filed under: Advice/Tools, Other Systems, RPG Hub 
There is at least one series of videos on the internet arguing about what weapons would be most appropriate for which races based on their physical capabilities.  While I cannot argue with the videos necessarily, I [...]
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Weapons by Race

June 25, 2017 from Board Enterprises
Filed under: Advice/Tools, Other Systems, RPG Hub 
There is at least one series of videos on the internet arguing about what weapons would be most appropriate for which races based on their physical capabilities.  While I cannot argue with the videos necessarily, I [...]
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Rogue’s Luck in Mageblade! combat

June 25, 2017 from Lost Papers of Tsojcanth
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Mageblade classes all focus in something specific. For example fighters have a bonus in combat rolls. This bonus is called Focus, and it depends only on the character level, starting at +3 at level 1, so level 1 fighters[...]
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It is an AGE of Heroes

June 25, 2017 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Too nice here in the Mid-West to be inside. But I did pick up a couple of books this weekend.I already had the PDFs, so getting these was a nice little addition to my collection.Plus it is 100% compatible with Blue Rose.[...]
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Review – Shadowrun: Forbidden Arcana

June 25, 2017 from Sea of Stars
Filed under: news, Review, RPG Hub 
Shadowrun: Forbidden Arcana will be on the list to acquire for anyone GMing a magic heavy Shadowrun campaign, both for useful background information on what is happening with magic and new things to play with. For player[...]
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Dungeon Boomtown

June 25, 2017 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
The suggestion of boomtowns (linked not because you don't know what a boomtown is, but because of the list of historical boomtowns) near dungeons is something mentioned in D&D, but seldom is the concept developed in [...]
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Dungeon Boomtown

June 25, 2017 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
The suggestion of boomtowns (linked not because you don't know what a boomtown is, but because of the list of historical boomtowns) near dungeons is something mentioned in D&D, but seldom is the concept developed in [...]
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Carcosa in Carcassonne

June 25, 2017 from Reviews From R'lyeh
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Originally published in 2000 by Hans im Glück in German and by Rio Grande Games in English, Carcassonne is one of the early, great Euro-style board games. Currently published by Z-Man Games, it won the Spiel des Jah[...]
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Carcosa in Carcassonne

June 25, 2017 from Reviews From R'lyeh
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Originally published in 2000 by Hans im Glück in German and by Rio Grande Games in English, Carcassonne is one of the early, great Euro-style board games. Currently published by Z-Man Games, it won the Spiel des Jah[...]
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PinkCat: Running in the Shade “Things Go Wrong” (A different sort of SR campaign report)

June 24, 2017 from Sea of Stars
Filed under: news, RPG Hub 
To understand what is going on here, you had best read the first PinkCat: Running in the Shade post, but short summary, this is a campaign report for our Shadowrun campaign set in NorCal through the filter of a cartoon m[...]
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Commission: Throne of the Dwarven King

June 24, 2017 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
A few weeks ago, my buddy Bjorn asked me if I wanted to paint something for him. We met at a local restaurant and he handed me this wonderful piece from his Reaper Bones. At the time I suffered from major jealousy becau[...]
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