I just got Crypts & Things Remastered. I also have the original rule book. I like the hit point system in this game. In a nutshell characters have hit points along the lines of classic D&D but, these hit points represent superficial damage and fatigue. They are recovered faster. You can even recover some hit […]
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Just what the title says. DCC has the best and most innovative magic system of any role playing game I have played. It works so well on so many levels. Mechanically it has many nice feature – spells are unpredictable and variable, there is a cost for casting, and spells are tied to powerful entities. […]
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This pig face orc cleric was inspired by the pig snouted orc miniature made by Minifig back in the late 70s. Drawn with the Apple Pencil with Procreate on the iPad Pro.
Maybe this should inspire a whole setting. Imagine a world where orcs are the norm. leading everyday lives in towns and cities, led by kings in castles. Humans lurk in forests and caves and lead war bands and raiding parties…
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Before I get myself in trouble, the title is click bait, and I fully believe the underdark has never stopped being great. That said I feel the game is not as interesting for me as has been in the past. My problem with D&D is not the new versions and new rules, it’s the fact […]
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There was a discussion on G+ about Dave Hargrave. Some people remember him as a killer GM. I never played with Mr Hargrave, though I seem to remember he had reputation. Here’s a story from 30 plus years back. I never played with Dave but I had his books since the late seventies. Probably saw […]
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Some fungus caves. I imagine a myconid colony in the upper right chamber with the pool. The smaller chambers Delos on the right side might have an early warning system of shriek ears and violet fungus. The left side chambers could contain anything…
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Post about a conlang (Constructed language) This is a constructed language, conlang, I invented for fun. Really it’s a simple alphabet substitution. There are upper and lower case letters, and some numbers. While I was happy with many of the letter shapes, I feel some of the shapes are a little awkward, or too close […]
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