5E Friday – Dungeonscape

October 31, 2014 from Big Ball Of No Fun
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
The news this week is that Dungeonscape, the online gaming tool being made by Trapdoor, is no longer being made for 5E. News has been sparse and is likely to remain so as to the actual behind the scenes decision making. [...]
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Pathfinder: Occult Adventures goes into open playtest, and you can download it now

October 31, 2014 from Trollish Delver
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Paizo has released an open preview for its upcoming book Pathfinder: Occult Adventures, due for release July 2015.According to the Paizo website:"Occult Adventures will delve into the world of the occult (including psych[...]
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Lost Magic: Earth’s Memory

October 31, 2014 from Kobold Quarterly
Filed under: pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub 
Another bit of lost magic can fill your spellbooks this week—especially if you’re interested in keeping tabs on someone or something specific! This spell comes from the lore created by designer F. A. Real H. [...]
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RPG Review – Mythic Minis 17: Feats of Seafaring

October 30, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: 4e, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub, World of Darkness 
By Endzeitgeist Mythic Minis 17: Feats of Seafaring clocks in at 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content, so let’s take a look, shall we? This time, we’re all about sea-themed feats, so let&r[...]
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DungeonScape for 5E is gone before it started

October 30, 2014 from Greyhawk Grognard
Filed under: Legacy D&D, news, RPG, RPG Hub 
This just in from OSR Today:This morning it was announced by Trapdoor Technologies, who were creating the new character generator called Dungeonscape for Dungeons & Dragons 5e, are shutting down the current version o[...]
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RPG Review – Mythic Minis 16: Universal Path Abilities II

October 30, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: 4e, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub, World of Darkness 
By endzeitgeist Mythic Minis 16: Universal Path Abilities II clocks in at 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content, so let’s take a look, shall we? This time, we’re all about more univers[...]
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Universal Monsters

October 30, 2014 from From the Sorcerer's Skull
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
I didn't really do any Halloween posts this year, so in grand tv tradition I'm going to rerun some Halloween specials of the past. Enjoy these monster meditations:Frankenstein the gift of life keeps on giving.The Mu[...]
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Dungeonscape is no more as Trapdoor and Wizards of the Coast part ways

October 30, 2014 from Trollish Delver
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
The online suite of tools built for Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition, Dungeonscape, has closed its doors before it had chance to open them.Trapdoor Technologies, the company behind Dungeonscape, has announced that Wi[...]
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Collection of Curiosities: The Vial

October 30, 2014 from Kobold Quarterly
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Miscellaneous vials can show up in a lot of places in your game. You can roll randomly for a result below, or use the handy number provided with each entry to figure out your result on a d12. You can also pick the one th[...]
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Wrath of the Righteous Chapter One, The Worldwound Incursion – Third Session

October 29, 2014 from Geek Related
Filed under: Actual Play, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub 
Third Session (17 page pdf) – It’s all Mogadishu style combat in the streets of Kenabres as we try to get back to base. We fight cultists and cavaliers and carrion-eaters and cosplayers. We kick off with[...]
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RPG Review – Mythic Minis 15: Feats of Treachery

October 29, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: 4e, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub, World of Darkness 
By Endzeitgeist Mythic Minis 15: Feats of Treachery clocks in at 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content, so let’s take a look, shall we? This time, we’re all about feats of treachery, s[...]
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RPG Review – Mythic Minis 14: Archmage Path Abilities

October 29, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: 4e, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub, World of Darkness 
By Endzeitgeist This Mythic Mini clocks in at 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, 1 page content, so let’s take a look, shall we? This time, we’re all about abilities for the archmage path so let’[...]
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Investigating new dark avenues

October 29, 2014 from RPG Treehouse
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
I’ve set out upon a new mission, to better myself as a gamer. I’m trying to learn a different way to play and run games. Investigative horror (IH). Course, it’s not completely new to me! Cthulhu has bee[...]
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The Hierarchy of Materials [Grit & Vigor]

October 29, 2014 from Land of Nod
Filed under: Legacy DnD, RPG, RPG Hub 
Machines are a pain in the butt.Well, really, they're a challenge, and challenges are half the reason to design a game.The challenge in this case is dealing with 100 years of machine technology in a systematic way that [...]
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Skills

October 29, 2014 from Alex Schroeder
Filed under: Old School, RPG, RPG Hub 
A recent discussion on Google+ prompted me to explain how I use skills: I usually don't use skills and backgrounds explicitly in my B/X game but rather I ask the player: do you think your character would know this? Is th[...]
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The Times They Are a-Changin’

October 29, 2014 from Stargazer's World
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
This blog has existed for over 6 years now. Back in August 2008 the RPG blog community has looked quite different from today. Blogs were nothing new – even back then – but there were way less active roleplayi[...]
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Loot: More Traveller Stuff

October 29, 2014 from Stargazer's World
Filed under: Other Systems, Reviews & First Looks, RPG, RPG Hub, Traveller 
This morning I had three books that I ordered from DriveThruRPG a while ago in the mail. Initially  I tried to order these books from a local shop, but it seems most German and UK distributors don’t have acces[...]
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