Over the last two decades, The Big List of RPG Plots has been cited, quoted, thanked and excerpted in articles for computer-game design, a book on Hollywood screenwriting, and more than a few pen-and-paper RPGs. I wrote it in 1993 as an article submission for Pyramid magazine (they rejected it). I later tried to shop it to Dragon and Shadis and others... [click here for more]
When you trespass,
the reason you feel
you are being watched
is because you are.
The fear is real.
When you steal,
the dread that comes over you
is neither guilt nor paranoia,
but the cold certitude of fate.
The curse is real.
When you die,
know that your life was but a flash
upon the face of the deep
in the mind of your judge.
We are real.
And we are arisen.... [click here for more]
Quick Start Equipment List for AS&SH is a free, time-saving resource created by Ben Ball. This 7-page PDF document helps players speed up the purchase of starting equipment, including a variety of adventure packs to choose from and premade starting lists.
ASTONISHING SWORDSMEN & SORCERERS of HYPERBOREA™... [click here for more]
All Too Familiar is another fine resource created by Colin Chapman. This free 4-page PDF document presents a variety of small animals suitable for use as “familiars” by magicians and witches in any Hyperborea campaign. I am particularly fond of the pegomastax, which will find immediate use in my own Hyperborea campaign.
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Before you take the plunge on Sixcess Core check out the Quickstart Rules!
This brief overview of Sixcess (6S) condensed down into 7 pages will give you the basics of how 6S works and what it can offer your gaming experience as well as some insight into what the full book offers.
Clean and easy to read or print.
The Quickstart Rules also include a free sample adventure set in a (mostly) generic... [click here for more]
Gods. Spirits. Demons. Supernatural entities, or maybe mere myths. Omnipotent creators, powerful beings who occasionally interact with lesser ones, or impersonal concepts. Saviors, benevolent helpers who offer illumination or practical assistance, aloof observers, petty mischief-makers, or evil presences. Whatever they are, humankind has always been obsessed with them and with their demands: compliance... [click here for more]
Welcome to Avalon Game’s Newsletter. This month we have some Sci-Fi-based goodies for you with the release of new Infinite Future fun and Nova Blast Star Armada, and of course new Pathfinder goodies. Included are new art sets and other great gaming accessories for you to enjoy.
Especially exciting this month is a great new Pathfinder system, Kung Fu Kuma and more Arcana for stalwart fans.... [click here for more]