Do you write stories or run games that involve characters of any sort? Then the Character Pack is for you! Generates characters for modern, medieval fantasy and science fiction settings. Get Inspired with character ideas that wouldn't have occurred to you on your own. Save Time by dropping generated characters straight into your story or game.
Character Builder... [click here for more]
When did magic stop being magical? If you're like most DMs, about the seventieth time you had to come up with a list of components for a spell, design a dark ritual for insane cultists, or describe an ominous portal to planes unknown. Magic is supposed to have that little something extra. That spark of arcane luminescence that makes your spell component list look different from your grocery list.... [click here for more]
Puzzle are a hard thing to put into a game. Too easy, and they don't feel like a challenge. Too difficult, and either the game bogs down or your players resort to Int checks and you might as well not have bothered.
Countless articles talk about taking Sudoku or similar puzzles and replacing them with shiny stones or runes so they fit into your game. This is good advice. It's also time-consuming.... [click here for more]
"Where's the nearest town? Where is that noise coming from? Which way did the thief run? Which direction is the wind coming from? When the guy manning the catapult critically fumbles, where does the big rock go?" All these and more are questions that can be answered by the Random Compass.
The program is written in .NET, so it should work on all recent versions of Windows and quite... [click here for more]
Tarot cards are popular for getting plot inspiration, or doing in-game divination. Why not runes? The RuneSpinner does traditional three rune spreads of the Elder Futhark runes, with simple interpretations for those who don't have their own preferred guide to the meanings.
Spin three runes slot machine style, and get a reading to help out with your adventure or encounter plot. Toggle inversions... [click here for more]
We all have lots of opinions. But usually, our NPCs don't. Want to fix that? Sure! Want to fix that in a way that doesn't take up even more of your already-full DMing time? Of course!
Introducing the Opinion Generator Portable, a standalone version of the popular Opinion Generator from Chaotic Shiny. Generates results like:
Is scarcely informed about the issue, and is very passionate about... [click here for more]
Want a quick and slightly silly plot hook, adventure seed, story arc, or background detail? The Problem Mini-Gen is here for you. It alerts you to trouble spots in the vicinity such as:
There is a problem involving a rodent, a crescent moon and a purse. Aneam Keares the wanderer will tell you all about it.
There is an uncommon problem involving a thug, a crutch and a goblet. Ethan Leasela the... [click here for more]