31 Days of Halloween, Day 22

October 22, 2014 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: Inspiration, RPG Hub 
Today we’re going to do something a little different… When I saw the announcement for a gorgeous Haunted Mansion map from the folks at Heroic Maps show up in my e-mail box, I knew it served a perfect opportu[...]
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The Appendix N Podcast – Episode 9 – The Complete Works of H.P. Loveraft

October 22, 2014 from The Tome Show
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
For the month of October, in honor of Halloween, I bring you selected stories by H. P. Lovecraft. In this episode, I’m talking about The Doom That Came To Sarnath, From Beyond, The Temple, and The M[...]
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86 Building Floorplan Battle Mats

October 22, 2014 from Inkwell Ideas
Filed under: RPG Hub 
As part of our Cityographer project, we created battle mats of 86 buildings.  Many are houses of various sizes and styles, but the set also includes inns, taverns, shops, jails, a guild house, a gate house, and more[...]
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Article – Religion in your board game

October 22, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: RPG Hub 
By Paco Garcia Jaen At Spiel I saw a game called “Walk to Jesus”. Yeah, it is a very Christian game with a Christian theme, Christian teachings and Christian people behind it. To start with I was indifferent[...]
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Sneak preview for my 1000th post

October 22, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: RPG Hub 
I've been doing this now for a few years, and have finally reached 1000 posts. There have been a few good sequences of ideas in that time, and I've released plenty of different games using a variety of game engines. I've[...]
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Killing Characters is Fun!

October 22, 2014 from Rule of the Dice
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
We tried the Walking Dead-style Funnel last Friday and I think it went really well. It was a welcome change after my recent GM-related negativity - I personally had a ton of fun running it, and I hope the playe[...]
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Sins of the Crusade Episode 01, Season 02

October 22, 2014 from Game in the Brain
Filed under: Campaigns, RPG Hub 
Thanks to+Il Pella, +Wilton Heath, +Mike Dulay, +Thunder Clonch, +Matthew Cruz, and +Alais Legrand The week the party sworn themselves to Bohemmon, it feels a bit like some trickery. The Princ[...]
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Blights and Crabs – 5e Weird New World: session 3

October 22, 2014 from Tower of the Archmage
Filed under: Actual Play, RPG Hub 
Session 3 of the weird new world campaign was played on Friday 10/3The party consisted of the following:Max, Human Bard 1 (Yann)Verdt, 1/2 Elf Wizard 1 (John)Nessendra, Wood Elf Cleric (Erindale)Kethra, Human Fighter 1 ([...]
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Hello world!

October 22, 2014 from Claw/Claw/Bite
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging! [...]
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Collection of Curiosities: The Locket

October 22, 2014 from Kobold Quarterly
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Lockets secure all manner of small things, but not all of them have the usual items within them. You can roll randomly for a result below, or use the handy number provided with each entry to figure out your result on a d[...]
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Estarion, Game 3

October 22, 2014 from Savage Swords of Athanor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Arturius, Carver, and Jarret take a short rest in an abandoned hovel; Sharin volunteers to lead the bad guys away from the group as a decoy (mostly because Thad was not available to play).  In the meantime, Regga and [...]
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October Movie Challenge: Mama Dracula (1980)

October 22, 2014 from The Other Side
Filed under: RPG Hub 
October Movie Challenge: Mama Dracula (1980)Oh gods. This one is so bad.I love a good tale involving Elizabeth Bathory.  This is not a good tale.Ok. Lets focus on what is or at least could have been good.Well, Louis[...]
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Attacking Past Victories

October 22, 2014 from Reality Refracted
Filed under: GM, RPG Hub 
This Friday sees my L5R game once again being played and the conclusion to the first major political event in the game - the party to announce the PCs to the Courts in the Imperial city the game is set in. The first part[...]
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The Game With No Name Math Trade

October 22, 2014 from Held Action
Filed under: dungeons & dragons, GURPS, Hero system, RPG Hub 
Matt Golec of the Penny Press design team has hosted a no-ship math trade at Carnage for some years now, coming up with thematic names to make us grin as we figure out what games we don’t want to own … Conti[...]
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Campaign Concepts: Little Folk

October 22, 2014 from RPG Character A Week
Filed under: RPG Hub 
"Little folk" refers to real little folk from legend and fantasy: not halflings or traditional fantasy gnomes, but folklore gnomes (the ones small enough to find shelter under a toadstool), pixies, and a handfu[...]
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Minis for Charity: Part 1 Conquistadores

October 22, 2014 from JP on Gaming
Filed under: RPG Hub 
In case you don't know, I am taking part in a charity event at Moonlite Comics, in Frankfort KY, this coming weekend. To help raise some funds, I will be donating a number of painted minis (around 40) to raise money! Eve[...]
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Cryptworld, Chill, And Other Pacesetter Horrors Discussed On The Dead Games Society Podcast

October 22, 2014 from The Savage Afterworld
Filed under: podcast, RPG Hub 
Chad and Michael of The Dead Games Society interviewed Your Truly a few weeks ago for the DGS Podcast. And today the podcast went live. It was a great interview and great fun to do. If you'd like to know a bit about the [...]
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Character Class as Goal Setting

October 21, 2014 from The Rhetorical Gamer
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
I’ve been writing long posts recently and I thought I’d take a breather and explore a small idea I had today. Character classes are a strange thing. Some people absolutely hate class-based systems, some peopl[...]
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Designing a Boffer LARP System (Part 28)

October 21, 2014 from Observations of the Fox
Filed under: design, RPG Hub 
Some of the things that have been mentioned earlier in the series relate to long term playability of a campaign. In part 8 I mentioned the idea of campaign resets, and how I don't like them (see the section in italics at[...]
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RPG Review – Unrighteous Villains

October 21, 2014 from G*M*S Magazine
Filed under: 4e, pathfinder, RPG, RPG Hub, World of Darkness 
By Endzeitgeist This pdf clocks in at 32 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page how-to-use, 1 page ToC (including CR/MR), 1 page SRD, 2 pages of advertisement, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 24 pages of[...]
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Alien: Isolation Review

October 21, 2014 from Points of Light
Filed under: Review, RPG Hub 
We'd actually purchased a PlayStation 4 several months ago, right before we moved. Given a lack of any games that we could give two fucks about, it's function beyond a very expensive brick didn't debut until a few weeks[...]
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Earthdawn 4th Edition Dice Roller

October 21, 2014 from Earthdawn Blog
Filed under: Earthdawn, RPG Hub 
The following dice roller software was originally created by Spader as a 3rd edition dice roller. The great thing about it was the possibility to use different dice tables by simply editing the file...[...]
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RPG Brainstroming: Wonders of a Fantasy World

October 21, 2014 from 6d6Fireball
Filed under: RPG Hub 
The seven wonders of our world include the Pyramids, the Colossus of Rhodes and the Gardens of Babylon. What wonders would existing in a fantasy world where magic is real? Let us have your ideas in the comments and you&[...]
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Conference this Week

October 21, 2014 from The Other Side
Filed under: Non-RPG, RPG Hub 
Hey all.I am headed to an Education Conference this week and will be out till Friday evening.Posting will be sporadic.  I have a few more horror movies in the hopper, but most will be this weekend.Looking forward to[...]
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VirtuaCon After Action Report: Corruption Uncovered, Avatars Arrested & Cyber-Apes Smashed

October 21, 2014 from Age of Ravens
Filed under: Play, RPG Hub 
VirtuaCon was awesome. It was one of the best convention experiences I’ve ever had- on or offline. I ran three games; a fourth didn’t go because I had a brief crisis that ate up the morning. I played with[...]
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[Tuesday Map] Cragmaw Hideout in the Coolant Processing Facility

The goblin trail leads to this cave, and presumably within they are holding the missing dwarf and fighter – maybe …Continue reading → [...]
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Carnagecast 56: Dungeons & Dragons Adventurers League

October 21, 2014 from Held Action
Filed under: dungeons & dragons, Podcasts, RPG Hub 
This week on Carnagecast, we talked with Al Spader from Jetpack Comics about Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition, Wizards of the Coast’s new Adventurers League organized play structure and what Dungeons & Dragon[...]
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Who Does That?

October 21, 2014 from Barking Alien
Filed under: advice, RPG, RPG Hub 
I hate dungeons.*Have I mentioned this before? I'm sure I have. If I haven't, that's a major faux pas on my part. My bad, sorry.I hate dungeons.**Now that we're clear, let me tell you  one reason why. Generally, it'[...]
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31 Days of Halloween, Day 21

October 21, 2014 from Moebius Adventures Blog
Filed under: Inspiration, RPG Hub 
We’re down to the last ten days of this challenge and the dice just keep rolling… Today we’re back visiting Little Spaces: Gruesome Graves for some ideas. A few die rolls give us: Sense(s): Taste, Touc[...]
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Con Report: Huge Fun

October 21, 2014 from Gothridge Manor
Filed under: RPG Hub 
Thursday the 16thI arrive at the Con at the Cob hotel without a mishap like last year when my Google maps sent me to the wrong exit.  My roomie for the con, +Ken H pulled into the hotel at the exact same time. [...]
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New Magic Item – Ghost-Maker

October 21, 2014 from Sea of Stars
Filed under: pathfinder, RPG Hub, World Building 
“This town looks familiar . . .” the old warrior looked about suspiciously. “It has changed hands recently,” the squire said, “my Lord took it in glorious battle.  That is why it is cal[...]
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5E Background – Traveller

October 21, 2014 from Big Ball Of No Fun
Filed under: RPG, RPG Hub 
Traveller Some would call you vagrant, vagabond, tramp. drifter, but they just don't understand. You are gripped with wanderlust and enjoy the simply thrill of traveling from place to place, experiencing something ne[...]
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