RPGaDay Challenge – Day 21

August 21, 2014 from Barking Alien
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Day 21 - Favorite Licensed RPGAre you serious? Without a doubt, the Star Trek Role Playing Game, by Last Unicorn Games. I also love the FASA Star Trek Role Playing Game, but my favorite way to play Star Trek remains[...]
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GenCon Round Up Part 2 – Developer Run Games

August 21, 2014 from Reality Refracted
Filed under: GM, RPG Hub 
One of the more awesome experiences I got to enjoy at GenCon this year happened on Sunday morning. On a bit of a whim I and my friend headed down to room 127 where Catalyst and Fantasy Flight Games had some tables set up[...]
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The Thirty Years Campaign

August 21, 2014 from Land of Nod
Filed under: Legacy DnD, RPG, RPG Hub 
Taking of Breisach by Jusepe Leonardo | via Wikipedia As the land of the Brothers Grimm, Germany seems an obvious inspiration for a fantasy campaign. Castles, tiny kingdoms (or marks, or duchies, or palatinates, etc.[...]
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Thunder, From A Clear Blue Sky

August 21, 2014 from Barking Alien
Filed under: Old School, RPG, RPG Hub 
夏の終わりに 我々 が探していたゲーム 私たちを発見   At the end of summer,[...]
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After-Action Report: Gencon 2014, Part 2

August 21, 2014 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Four AM. My body refused to acknowledge the buzzing in my ears, but I threw myself out of bed before fumbling with the display. Finally, it stopped. I was no longer asleep. I wasn’t exactly awake either. I packe[...]
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[Let's Study The Strange by Monte Cook Games] Part 0: Introduction

August 21, 2014 from Life and Times of a Philippine Gamer
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I’m pretty happy to be able to get started on a new Let’s Study series after a harrowing week at work (and just a teensy bit of Gencon Envy from those who were able to attend the best 4 days of gaming.) Of co[...]
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[Cryptworld] Deadly Destination: Crybaby Bridge

August 21, 2014 from The Savage Afterworld
Filed under: Game Design, RPG Hub 
An eerie area for Cryptworld CRYBABY BRIDGE A “crybaby bridge” is a general term used to describe a bridge haunted by the spirit of a baby, child, or the child’s parent(s). A baby’s cries [...]
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RPGaDay Challenge – Day 20

August 20, 2014 from Barking Alien
Filed under: Old School, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub, Traveller 
Day 20 - Will Still Play in 20 Years TimeUm...OK...I think I think about these questions too much.Why would I not be playing all the games I enjoy now?Seriously, do you know something I don't know? Is some future event g[...]
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Collection of Curiosities: The Gazebo

August 20, 2014 from Kobold Quarterly
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
A gazebo is a curiosity of sorts, and some seek to assign more danger to it than might exist. Why not you? Or perhaps go for frivolous fun. The options are many. You can roll randomly for a result below, use the handy nu[...]
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Article – I’ve had it with “whore”

August 20, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: RPG Hub 
By Paco Garcia Jaen Today, on the second decade of the 21st century and despite many protests from people who claim it is not the case, we still live in an awful sexist society and our hobby, the gaming hobby that claim[...]
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5E Elaboration: Why I Like the System

August 20, 2014 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I received a couple requests to explain what I like about 5E from my last post.  So I'll try to explain.  I won't promise it'll make sense, but I'll give it a go because it is a good question. So to answer +Sea[...]
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Lovecraft at 124

August 20, 2014 from Akratic Wizardry
Filed under: Call of Cthulhu, RPG Hub 
On this day in 1890 H. P. Lovecraft was born.  Here are 10 things to know about the creator of the Cthulhu Mythos.[...]
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USR Galaxy: Sketh Warmaster

August 20, 2014 from Trollish Delver
Filed under: RPG Hub 
This post continues a series looking at USR Galaxy, a space opera setting for USR 2.0. Today we will be looking at Sketh warriors - in particular the fearsome Sketh Warmaster.On the edge of the Gamma System lies the plan[...]
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Star Wars Episode VIII director: audiences hit by CGI “critical mass”

August 20, 2014 from Trollish Delver
Filed under: news, RPG Hub 
It looks like the next Star Wars trilogy is going to be more reminiscent of the originals in terms of special effects, as writer/director Rian Johnson has commented on the practical effects in Episode VII.The prequels we[...]
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Mike Mearls Interview at ENWorld

August 20, 2014 from Greyhawkery
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Hey Greyhawk fans, GenCon is nearly a week old already. Time flies, but the news and recaps keep rolling in from that wonderful convention. One that I nearly missed is an interview of Wizards head-honcho Mike Mearls by [...]
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Post GenCon Round Up – Part 1

August 20, 2014 from Reality Refracted
Filed under: RPG Hub 
First, I apologize for this post being so late. Between the drive back, unpacking (as much as I have so far) and just getting back into the swing of my life..well, it's been a bit more tiring and exciting than I thought.[...]
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Owl & Weasel Wednesday #6 July 1975

August 20, 2014 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Owl & Weasel #6 from July 1975 will be forever immortalized as the "Dungeons & Dragons" issue.Page 1 of the issue describes the game we all know so well and it is interesting to read something like this; the game[...]
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On 5e Backgrounds: Fisherman

August 20, 2014 from Hack And Slash
Filed under: RPG Hub 
FishermanThe sea is your mother, the sea is your life. You aren't a sailor. You're a fisherman. You have a deep, personal, intimate relationship with the seaSkill Proficiency:  Intelligence (Nature); Wisdom (Surviva[...]
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ENnies 2014 Marriage Proposal!

August 20, 2014 from ENnie Awards Blog
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
This year, we had a first at the ENnies; an onstage mar […][...]
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Daily Cosplay (Ghost in the Shell)

August 20, 2014 from The Troll Dens
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Into the Morass of Time

August 20, 2014 from The Troll Dens
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Kekki came to the Ethvold after its first flowering, but before the Ethrum. There he found the gardens of Tefnut and seeing them, he desired them. But his mind was not bent toward their beauty, but rather the desire to d[...]
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Technology Guide Added to the Pathfinder Reference Document

August 20, 2014 from The Outsyder's Blog
Filed under: pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub 
Buy it here. Currently $2 cheaper than retail. I always get excited when content is added to the Pathfinder Reference Document... or released as OGL material in any capacity, really. This particular update is even be[...]
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Deadly Green

August 20, 2014 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
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Dogs of Yesteryear

August 20, 2014 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
If you've ever watched A Lion in Winter with Peter O'Toole and Kathryn Hepburn you are probably familiar with the scene in the great hall where they are feasting and making merry. It is a perfect scene. Contained in a sm[...]
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UFO Files

August 20, 2014 from The Troll Dens
Filed under: RPG Hub 
On the north coast of Australia a photographer snapped a few pictures of what he describes as "what appeared to be a craft of moderate size zooming in and out of the clouds.” The craft was horse shoe shaped with hi[...]
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