The Midlands PDF (softcover & hardcover available via Lulu) is 365 pages of low magic, low prep, customisable sandbox, in a “points of light” medieval fantasy realm. The setting is written for the Low Fantasy Gaming RPG system (free PDF via DTRPG or the LFG site), a d20 variant under the OGL, but is easily adapted to any fantasy RPG.
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Does your 5e game suffer from cakewalk syndrome? Players routinely steamrolling what should be deadly encounters? Downed adventurers dancing the whack-a-molejig? Attacking dying PCs to claw back a modicum of danger?
You’re not alone. Standard 5e is notoriously safe and survivable. But don’t fire up the furnace just yet. Hardmode is here to inject more peril into your campaign.... [click here for more]
Behold ye the Hirelings Toolkit; an astounding gatherment of tables bold, drawing together the whys and wherefores of your players’ scabby gang of wily retainers. Lighten your load and brighten your foxy mug with tables for names, past occupations, quizzical quirks, physical traits, carry gear, and curious catchphrases.
But that’s not all, gentle master!
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GM Screen Inserts for Low Fantasy Gaming RPG
5 x single page LFG/Midlands landscape panels, as a PDF for home/office printing:
Combat - Combat mods summary, improv monsters, improv traps/hazards, movement summary, injury/recovery & death.
Exploration 1 - Travel speed, encounter distances, starting weather, shifting weather, "while you were lost"... [click here for more]
WHAT IS LOW FANTASY GAMING?Low Fantasy Gaming (“LFG”) is a tabletop role-playing game built for sword & sorcery adventures in low magic worlds.
LFG is rules light (184 pages), with a heavy emphasis on Games Master (“GM”) rulings. It’s a hybrid of old school and modern game design, based on the 1d20 Open Game Licence.
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Traps. Traps should be fun, right? Hell yeah they should! And this toolkit makes them so. Need a drop-in hazard for a door or chest? Maybe a complex set piece for an entire room? You’ve come to the right place my friend! There’s more traps here than you can poke a hireling at.
This tribulant tome contains everything you need to improvise deathtraps of the most devious kind, including... [click here for more]