Fully Cooperative

January 27, 2015 from Transitive Property of Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
My wife and I played 5 games of Shadows of Brimstone in this past week. Three 2-player games, and two games with other couples. While I’ve only recently been keeping track on the exact count, I’d guess that I played [...]
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The Best Damn Dungeonmastering.com of 2014

January 27, 2015 from Dungeon Mastering
Filed under: RPG Hub 
“That’s a spicy meatball!” said aloud by yours truly, after going back through all the articles published on DungeonMastering.com last year. Gaming is all about flavor. Tasting the atmosphere.... [[...]
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The Ghost City Raider card decks are in

January 27, 2015 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: news, RPG Hub 
The card decks I ordered from OneBookShelf have arrived, and I'm really happy with the quality. They look suitably grungy, but slick; and as a result they'll be great for setting up the post-apocalyptic battle terrain fo[...]
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[Numenera] Need Weird Science-Fantasy Inspiration? Try Masters of the Universe

January 27, 2015 from Life and Times of a Philippine Gamer
Filed under: RPG Hub 
One of the bigger difficulties that new GMs tend to have when first encountering Numenera is how to adequately convey the weird science-Fantasy nature of the setting. I’ve found that one shorthand that helps people[...]
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Happy GenCon Housing Hunger Games!

January 26, 2015 from Dice Monkey
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Yesterday, there was quite a stir around GenCon attendees as the Housing Lottery opened up and everyone was scrambling for rooms near the hotel. For a lot of people, this is the only way they’ll be able to attend, [...]
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How To Tell If You Are In A High Fantasy Novel

January 26, 2015 from Akratic Wizardry
Filed under: RPG Hub 
In case you were wondering...[...]
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I’d like to be able to dodge the issue saying that errors like these happen all the time

January 26, 2015 from Lost Papers of Tsojcanth
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The truth is that i fouled up. The first print run of Into the Odd has been printed with the wrong back cover. This is the cover I wanted: This is the cover that got printed (the colour is fine, it’s just my camera[...]
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RPG Review – 10 Paladin Magic Items

January 26, 2015 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: pathfinder, roleplaying, RPG Hub 
By Endzeitgeist 10 Paladin Magic Items clocks in at 9 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD and 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 5 pages of content, so let’s take a look! We kick off th[...]
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Ebon by Greg Porter uses a directed graph for the character… I’m not joking!

January 26, 2015 from The Free RPG Blog
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Ebon is rare. It's rare to find a character mechanic that is surprising, unique, woven into the system and described in two pages. Attributes, secondary attributes and skills now look so... well... pedestrian. I'm going [...]
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Listserv – Going, Gone

January 26, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
It was going to happen sooner or later, I have to admit it was much, much later than I ever would have thought.I just got this email from Wizards of the Coast regarding the listserv emails.Hello!On February 15, 2015, Wiz[...]
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RPG Review – The Channeler

January 26, 2015 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: pathfinder, roleplaying, RPG, RPG Hub 
By Endzeitgeist The Channeler is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 2 pages editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 10 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we? The channeler is an arcane casting class that[...]
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23 Things About Masks of the Empire (Part One)

January 26, 2015 from Age of Ravens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Enderra's hosting this month's RPG Blog Carnival, "A New Year, A New World." I love building settings and I've written before about the awesomeness I found in collaborative creation. In particular I've used Microscope[...]
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Chasing Brimstone

January 26, 2015 from Transitive Property of Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Over at Board Game Geek, someone was asking for ideas for Shadows of Brimstone scenarios that wouldn't just play out as the same "stumbling about in search of clue tokens" feel that is the default experience fo[...]
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Last Few Hours For Grimtooth’s Ultimate Traps Collection — All Stretch Goals Reached!

January 26, 2015 from The Savage Afterworld
Filed under: gm tips, RPG Hub 
Like most DMs worth their salt, I had a copy of Grimtooth's Traps close at hand when I designed my deathtrap dungeons. Those mechanical menaces from the trap-designing troll were always inspirational, and I picked up a f[...]
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Satanic Panic!

January 26, 2015 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I am fascinated with with the Satanic Panic of the early 80s.  Partially because I lived through it but also as someone who isn't religious I found the whole "panic" to be very confusing. Here is an article that cov[...]
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HJRP1407 Happy Jacks RPG Podcast Season 14 Episode 07

January 26, 2015 from Happy Jacks RPG Podcast
Filed under: Podcast Episode, RPG, RPG Hub 
hjrp1407 Your hosts: Bill, Stork, Tyler, CADave This is a guerrilla episode of Happy Jacks RPG Podcast. Stu is off in mixing land. Thank you to Bill, Stork, Tyler and Dave for stepping up in my absence.   [...]
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Round Table 53 – New Digital Columns and Dungeon and Dragon Magazines

January 26, 2015 from The Tome Show
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
James Introcaso sits down with Vegas Lancaster, Sam [...] [...]
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Daily Cosplay

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
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Asteroid Coming By

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Some time  Monday an1800 foot wide chunk of the solar system's early debris field will fly by earth. It will pass just on the outside of the moon's distance from earth and be the closes big rock to pass in quite a w[...]
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Under Ice Fish

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
They shown again that creatures can live in environments that we can't...which always seems to be a surprise to the internet narrators (I know longer believe that any of this is a surprise to biologists or astro-physicis[...]
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Movie Trailer 2 ~ Monsters Dark Continent

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
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Another GenCon Housing Fiasco

January 26, 2015 from Dragonlance D&D Game Blog
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Another year, and another fiasco trying to get a GenCon hotel room. This year, they claimed to have a new solution (read, untested) that was supposed to alleviate the issues of last years mess. Sad to say, all it did wa[...]
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Armor Up (Warrior Priest)

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Nathan "Drifter" Pullen[...]
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Finally!! Scooby Doo Meets….

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The legos! Lego has announced a full like up of Scooby Do lego sets, including that fantastic Mystery Machine, the characters and a haunted house. This comes with a 30 minute tv show to boot. Scheduled for rele[...]
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Word of the Day — Notaphily

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Notaphily is the study and collection of paper currency, and banknotes. A notaphilist is a collector of banknotes, paper money, or plastic notes.It is believed that people have been collecting paper money for as long as [...]
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Here some Grull Action

January 26, 2015 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This actually looks like any good earth elemental!Leo Lasfargue[...]
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My Next Game, Swamped, to be Developed by Bellwether Games

January 26, 2015 from Troll In The Corner
Filed under: Game Design, RPG Hub 
I am very proud to announce that after a very interesting, very productive year of development, I have a new title on the horizon! Swamped is going to be published by Bellwether Games and we’re all hard at wor[...]
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New Beginnings: Phase 1: Inspiration

This entry is part 2 in the series New Beginnings There are times when we all have to make a fresh start. This series is going to examine the process in detail. Finding Inspiration You need to start with an idea. While t[...]
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Playing the Race Card

January 26, 2015 from Game Knight Reviews
Filed under: RPG Hub, World Building 
There are quite a few RPGs available where you can play a non-human race (or alien). Outside of the RPG realm, it also has a significant presence in books and shows (the latter more in sci-fi shows/movies). However RPG g[...]
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Using Scarcity, Abundance, and Enough to Inspire Settings and Encounters

January 26, 2015 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: design, Inspiration, RPG Hub 
Recently I had an opportunity to ponder how economics plays into the development of an area. It was a thought that first occurred after reading Guns, Germs, and Steel by Jared Diamond many years ago – but I ha[...]
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[WFRP 2e] Renegade Princeps 48

January 26, 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 EngineerJohann Wilhelm Woeller - Human Barber SurgeonNPCsLudovic Hasselhoff [...]
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A Teaser for the next Adventure in Bayhaven

January 26, 2015 from Roving Band of Misfits
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I’m hoping to release the next Adventure in Bayhaven by the end of the week, or early next week. (The variable is Drive Thru RPG – they review every PDF for inappropriate content before it goes up for sale). [...]
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On Interesting Treasure, Accomplished

January 26, 2015 from Hack And Slash
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I've been thinking about treasure for a long time. Almost as long as I've been gaming.It all started with Dungeon™, the board game. I didn't play the wizard to play the wizard. I played the wizard because he was t[...]
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Earthdawn 4th Edition news

January 26, 2015 from Earthdawn Blog
Filed under: Earthdawn, RPG Hub 
Good news everyone! According to the new update on the Earthdawn 4th Edition kickstarter project, the official PDF release of the Player's Guide is just round the corner. A little less than a...[...]
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Return to White Googly Mountain!

January 26, 2015 from A Character for Every Game
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
More googly madness – feel free to just skip these posts, they are a bit silly, but they might explain …Continue reading → [...]
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The Shifting Setting

January 26, 2015 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Changing elements of continuity or setting through retcon or revision are common in comic books. When we include alternate universes like the Ultimate Universe or DC's multi-Earths, the number of variant characters, orga[...]
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Random Map Monday 6

January 26, 2015 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I started a Patreon campaign back in June 2014, this was the map for my first offering.  A roadside encounter.  A simple encounter, but the map has a lot of features.  Traveling on the road. Spar[...]
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6d6 Magic Play Report

January 26, 2015 from 6d6Fireball
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Brian Isikoff’s 6d6 Magic campaign has moved onto it’s fourth session.  Having survived the dungeon of demon strata, our heroes now adventure wider into the Hundred Baronies. —- This session o[...]
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UD185: The One Ring RPG

January 26, 2015 from Undergopher Central
Filed under: podcast, Review, RPG Hub 
To wrap up our Tolkien coverage on this week’s episode we talk about Cubicle 7’s The One Ring rpg.[...]
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The Grand Duchy: Intrigues from the Current Season at Court

January 26, 2015 from Kobold Quarterly
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Every season brings a fresh round of disputes the Imperial Court must entertain. Feel free to use them as scenarios for roleplaying-focused sessions or as seeds for adventures across the Grand Duchy. Here, then, are the [...]
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A Sundered World: Cambions in Color

January 26, 2015 from Points of Light
Filed under: RPG Hub 
About a week ago I posted some art for the cambion race section from A Sundered World.Whelp, Melissa finished coloring it today:Whaddya think? I hadn't originally planned on doing A Sundered World in color (or frankly do[...]
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Constant Communication

January 26, 2015 from Barking Alien
Filed under: advice, Old School, RPG, RPG Hub 
I recently encountered a situation which, to be honest, through me for a loop. Yes, the unflappable me.A player in a game I was running, who is himself a fellow GM (and an excellent one at that), had an issue with splitt[...]
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