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KOBOLD Guide to Game Design, Vol. 2
by Kobold Press

Game Design Secrets You Need to Know!

Want to take your design pro? Learn how to sharpen your pitch, how to playtest most effectively, and how to give publishers what they want as a professional freelancer.

The KOBOLD Guide to Game Design discusses both the art and commerce side of RPG freelancing. It even tells how to stay productive -- and how to blow a deadli

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A Brief Study of TSR Book Design

A Brief Study of TSR Book Design


For many of us in the hobby there's always been a deep and abiding love for the classic modules and manuals of TSR-era Dungeons & Dragons. Out of affection for those mighty days of yore, I've conducted a light typographic analysis of Original D&D, Basic/Expert D&D, First Edition AD&D, BECMI D&D, and the early-era module designs of the late seventies and early eighties. For each...   [click here for more]
Sine Nomine Publishing   FREE 

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KOBOLD Guide to Game Design, Vol. 3: Tools & Techniques

KOBOLD Guide to Game Design, Vol. 3: Tools & Techniques


Marster the art of game design! The Kobold Guide to Game Design Volume III: Tools &Techniques goes even deeper into the territory of professional design with a dozen essays by an all-star lineup of industry veterans including: Award-winning designer and publisher Wolfgang Baur 3rd Edition Dungeons & Dragons designer Monte Cook 4th Edition Dungeons &...   [click here for more]
Kobold Press  $18.95 $14.95

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Game Retailer Guide

Game Retailer Guide


Written by a veteran game store owner, the Game Retailer Guide is a how-to industry manual that contains everything you need to know in order to start and run a successful game-selling business. Topics the Game Retailer Guide covers include: * Administration & Planning * Building and Equipping the Store * Competitive Analysis * Products and Services * Marketing &...   [click here for more]
Skirmisher Publishing  $14.99

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Exemplars & Eidolons

Exemplars & Eidolons


Tales of Thundering Heroism Welcome to Exemplars & Eidolons. Within these few pages you’ll find a game of titanic heroes and glorious paragons, living legends of every stripe banding together to accomplish deeds of deathless fame. Using the basic framework of classic old-school gaming you’ll fashion fresh exemplars of daring to battle foes far...   [click here for more]
Sine Nomine Publishing   FREE 

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The Smoking Pillar of Lan Yu

The Smoking Pillar of Lan Yu


On the island of Kai Besil the earth trembles with the threat of a terrible fire to come. The forbidding Pillar of Lan Yu plumes white with new smoke, and the warning flames in the village of Talamau burn red and blue with dire promise. Can heroes be found to restore the volcano’s ancient binding, or are the islanders doomed to perish in fire and choking ash? The...   [click here for more]
Sine Nomine Publishing   FREE 

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KOBOLD Guide to Game Design, Vol. 2

KOBOLD Guide to Game Design, Vol. 2


Game Design Secrets You Need to Know! The practical side of success as a game designer is revealed in these dozen essays by two professionals, including How to pitch your work How to survive a killer deadline, How to make an impression with magic items How to set up a mystery. Learn what makes a good playtest, What makes a design matter to a wide audience, And many more! With insights...   [click here for more]
Kobold Press  $18.99 $9.99

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Complete KOBOLD Guide to Game Design

Complete KOBOLD Guide to Game Design


Got Questions About RPG Design? Wolfgang Baur, Monte Cook, Ed Greenwood, Michael Stackpole, and other industry veterans have the answers you asked for...and the advice you need! Get ready to create great new adventures, monsters and magic for your RPG campaign! The Complete Kobold Guide to Game Design offers 240 pages of in-depth essays on what makes RPGs tick. Get...   [click here for more]
Kobold Press  $14.99 $10.49

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Silent Legions Art Pack

Silent Legions Art Pack


The Silent Legions Art Pack is a free collection of 56 black-and-white line images and one color cover first used in the Silent Legions Lovecraftian horror RPG. As part of the successful Kickstarter campaign, I arranged to buy full rights to the art from the original artists, allowing me to release it for free personal and commercial use by other...   [click here for more]
Sine Nomine Publishing   FREE 

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The Gods of Porphyra [PFRPG]

The Gods of Porphyra [PFRPG]


In April of this year, I launched a search for writers to contribute to an open Pantheon. This tome is the result of the hard work of over a dozen writers who stepped up to help us create a twenty-seven god pantheon that can be used as open game content in our products and the products of any other publisher that wishes to use them without restriction. This tome features: Two new domains...   [click here for more]
Purple Duck Games  $7.46

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Echelon Explorations: Polyhedral Pantheons

Echelon Explorations: Polyhedral Pantheons


The gods create the world... and you create the gods. Whether you need only a small pantheon with a few deities, or a larger pantheon with dozens of deities, Polyhedral Pantheons gives you tools to make pantheon creation easy. This book also contains three pantheons and over seventy deities as examples you can use in your game. The Shu-shi Pantheon, venerated by Chinese halflings who seek...   [click here for more]
Echelon Game Design  $3.99

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Open Gaming Monthly #1

Open Gaming Monthly #1


d20pfsrd.com presents Open Gaming Monthly is your premier source for NEW content, articles, and news for your favorite Open Gaming Systems. This 96 page full color book presents content from all your favorite writers and game designers. Here's some of the articles and columns! 16 WorldCraft: Grigoria Perry Fehr brings us the first location in our 100% shared setting! 26 Briarborn Complete...   [click here for more]
d20pfsrd.com  $6.95 $4.17

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Open Gaming Monthly #3

Open Gaming Monthly #3


d20pfsrd.com presents Open Gaming Monthly is your premier source for NEW content, articles, and news for your favorite Open Gaming Systems. This 96 page full color magazine presents content from all your favorite writers and game designers. Here's some of the articles and columns! Featured P18 Merchants & Margins If there’s one thing that can be said for the average...   [click here for more]
d20pfsrd.com  $6.95 $4.17

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47 Fantasy Adventure Hooks: Bringing Your PCs Together With Style

47 Fantasy Adventure Hooks: Bringing Your PCs Together With Style


The game begins... You find yourselves in a tavern. The warm glow of the hearth casts its bloody light about the smoke-filled room, as weary and grim-faced travelers huddle over their drinks, eying you suspiciously. Suddenly, for no discernible reason, you band together with 4-6 other people you've never met, trusting one another instantly with your lives, your wealth, and your future! If...   [click here for more]
Blackstone Entertainment, Inc  $1.00

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Be Awesome At Village Design

Be Awesome At Village Design


Any GM can design a basic village. A dedicated GM, however, takes the extra time to craft exciting, logical and flavoursome villages that are so much more than a general store, village inn and some dreary peasant huts. Be Awesome at Village Design comprises village design essays by ENnie Award winning designer Creighton Broadhurst and a suite of tables designed to help the busy GM quickly and easily...   [click here for more]
Raging Swan Press  $3.99

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Jester David’s How-To Guide to Fantasy Worldbuilding

Jester David’s How-To Guide to Fantasy Worldbuilding


Inside this 200-page tome you will learn how to: Sculpt a continent Design a nation Plan a city or village Create a Pantheon And build your owm fantasy world! Over its eighteen chapters, this book walks you through the steps needed to create a fantasy world, from the initial brainstorming to the niggling details. Each chapter ends with an example, demonstrating the advice of that chapter...   [click here for more]
5 Minute Workday Publishing  $4.00 $2.80

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Echelon Expansions: Draconic Bloodlines

Echelon Expansions: Draconic Bloodlines


Great-grandma was seduced by a dragon, When she became the dragon’s reeve. You might think there’s no such thing as dragons, But as for me and my dad, we believe. — The Wyrmish Rovers While direct, if distant, descent from a dragon is a common explanation for a sorcerer’s draconic bloodline, others are possible. Long association...   [click here for more]
Echelon Game Design  $4.99

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Combat Description Cards (Over 700 System Neutral Ways to Describe Combat on 120 Cards)

Combat Description Cards (Over 700 System Neutral Ways to Describe Combat on 120 Cards)


Over 700 System Neutral Ways to Describe Combat Strikes. Too often we see combat being run with just a hit/don't hit binary, plus damage. With these cards, you can infuse combat with story. Three decks are included, organized by Weapon Types, Blunt, Slashing and Piercing. This storytelling tool: •Encourages writers to show the effects of strikes, not just say it was painful. •Adds...   [click here for more]
Conflict Games, LLC  $12.99 $9.99

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47 Quirks and Personality Traits for PCs and NPCs

47 Quirks and Personality Traits for PCs and NPCs


Tark glanced over at his companions with an uneasy look. None of them knew how the barbarian would react to the merchant’s taunting. Two times before they had witnessed him pull a man’s arm out of socket over little more than a misinterpreted phrase. This time, the merchant had insulted him directly.   None of them were close enough to stop whatever...   [click here for more]
Blackstone Entertainment, Inc  $1.00

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The Hero's Journey Fantasy Roleplaying Compatibility License

The Hero's Journey Fantasy Roleplaying Compatibility License


The Hero's Journey Fantasy Roleplaying Compatibility License can be used by authors and creators to publish their own third party products for use with The Hero's Journey Fantasy Roleplaying. Provided in this product are both the full The Hero's Journey Fantasy Roleplaying Compatibility License and The Hero's Journey Fantasy Roleplaying Compatibility Logo. ...   [click here for more]
Barrel Rider Games   FREE 

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Design Notes

Design Notes


This collection of essays serves as the ‘commentary track’ for the smash hit Salt in Wounds Setting and features advice, insight, and a fresh look behind the screen of a professional writer and game designer. Whether you’re a player looking for a new perspective, a GM aiming to build richer worlds, or a hobbyist game designer/writer striving to make the leap towards being a professional:...   [click here for more]
Pangolin Press  $3.99 $2.99

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Be Awesome At Dungeon Design (Augmented Edition)

Be Awesome At Dungeon Design (Augmented Edition)


Any GM can design a basic dungeon. A dedicated GM takes the extra time to craft exciting, logical and challenging dungeons that are so much more than a series of rooms stuffed full of monsters and treasure. Be Awesome At Dungeon Design comprises over 200 pages of dungeon design advice from ENnie Award winning designer Creighton Broadhurst. Handling such subjects as a dungeon’s purpose,...   [click here for more]
Raging Swan Press  $5.95

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Elder's Playmat v.1 - A 00 to 99 Generic Counter

Elder's Playmat v.1 - A 00 to 99 Generic Counter


These generic playmats were made to keep track of anything you could need, from 0 to 99 points. Print, cut and use them with paper clips. No need for erasing and writing all over your sheet again and again until there is only a hole where your HP was supposed to be. You can also write down your character name and which stats are being handled in each playmat, as well as the maximum...   [click here for more]
Bruno Prosaiko  Pay What You Want

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Elegant Encounter Design

Elegant Encounter Design


Encounters are the motor of your storytelling. The way they are structured contributes the most to your table top experience. I've compiled a collection of design principles for encounters using my business consultancy skillset. It's been refeshing to deploy those practices to role playing domain and I feel it has given me a new angle to the subject in general. Key highlights and learning include:...   [click here for more]
ThinkDifferent  $0.90

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Thief by Timothy Watts

Thief by Timothy Watts


This stock art piece is a thief class character illustrated by Tim Watts. This image is presented at approximately 5.5 x 10.5 inches in size. This purchase includes one JPG, TIFF, and PDF version in both black and white and color, each at 300 dpi. All art files are bundled in a ZIP file. All stock art is licensed for use in professional publications....   [click here for more]
Timothy Watts Artworks  $4.00

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Fantasy RPG Book - InDesign Template

Fantasy RPG Book - InDesign Template


The Fantasy RPG Book - InDesign Template is a complete book template modelled after popular d20-based tabletop RPGs. Within the package you will find everything you need to typeset a (any) book you like. The book will open in CS5.5 or later, but I have included IDML files for earlier versions of InDesign. FILE PACKAGE LIST 1. Fantasy RPG Book -...   [click here for more]
Eclipse Design Studios  $25.00

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Rick Hershey Art Rates 2018

Rick Hershey Art Rates 2018


Rick Hershey: Art Rates 2018 The following pages list my illustration and design rates for 2018. Each section breaks down the importance of the service, as well as presenting the cost to hire. If there is ever a project you need help on and the rates are not listed in this document, feel free to contact me and discuss. Available Services Include: Book Layout Illustration Graphic...   [click here for more]
Fat Goblin Games   FREE 

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The Last Prayer of the Dying (Digital Files Pack)

The Last Prayer of the Dying (Digital Files Pack)


This contains the art, maps and handouts. Hi-Res maps can be used for VTT games for the Last prayer of the Dying Module It contains: More than a dozen pieces of original art 4 dungeon maps of varying resolutions for both players and GM A map of the land , for boths Player and GM 5 flavourful ribbons...these are songs, riddles and nursery rhymes. If you like the look and theme then check...   [click here for more]
John R Davis  Pay What You Want

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Open Gaming Monthly #2

Open Gaming Monthly #2


d20pfsrd.com presents Open Gaming Monthly is your premier source for NEW content, articles, and news for your favorite Open Gaming Systems. This 96 page full color magazine presents content from all your favorite writers and game designers. Here's some of the articles and columns! Features 18 Describing The Colors Out of Space and Time Skeeter Green brings us our first...   [click here for more]
d20pfsrd.com  $6.95 $4.17

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47 Ways to Create Great NPCs for Your Campaigns

47 Ways to Create Great NPCs for Your Campaigns


What does it take to create a living, breathing world? GMs and DMs often spend a great deal of time trying to capture and project a certain feel for their games. Mood, setting, depth of character and history - all of these things are necessary for a truly vibrant fantasy world. This might look like a lot of work, and sometimes it is - but for enterprising GMs/DMs, much of the illusion can be achieved...   [click here for more]
Blackstone Entertainment, Inc  $1.00

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47 System-Neutral Artifacts and Magical Items for Your Campaigns

47 System-Neutral Artifacts and Magical Items for Your Campaigns


The corridor widens ahead of you, and just beyond the piled corpses of the creatures that attacked you but a moment before, you see a large, oaken chest lying partially open against the wall. The light of your torches reflects off of something - odd - lying next to it on the floor. Your senses are drawn to this strange object, and you reach forth your hand to retrieve it...    47...   [click here for more]
Blackstone Entertainment, Inc  $1.00

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47 Holidays, Festivals, and Special Events for Your Campaign

47 Holidays, Festivals, and Special Events for Your Campaign


It was Eremar, first month of winter. The Festival of the First Snow, now surely but two or three days hence, would mark the passage of yet another year. While all the others in the village would gather in the great hall, hanging decorations and planning feasts, the young hero would sit alone on his uncle's porch, absent-mindedly drawing a whetstone across the old iron sword of his father....   [click here for more]
Blackstone Entertainment, Inc  $1.00

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Elegant Initiative Design

Elegant Initiative Design


Second title in my elegant design series focuses on combat iniatiative system options and turn order structure in general. If you have interest to see how your current initiative system could be spiced up with some additions or even replaced completely with a one more fitting to your play style, you should find this an interesting read. Many of the systems and mechanisms are in use in various...   [click here for more]
ThinkDifferent  $0.90

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Preparing Scenes

Preparing Scenes


Preparing Scenes explores my method of preparation and planning as a game master. It is a very concrete description of how I plan my games. I've come to value scene-centric preparation with not only avoiding traditional risks of railroading but actually further maximizing flexibility and ability to improvise. ...   [click here for more]
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Skortched Urf' Studios Sketchbook: Modern figures #1

Skortched Urf' Studios Sketchbook: Modern figures #1


Skortched Urf' Studios prides itself on using high-quality illustrations in our products. We think good art-work can really enhance a product, and we have hired some of the best artists working in the industry. Now you can have access to the artwork produced by these great artists for a fraction of what we paid them! With our "Skortched Urf' Studios Sketchbooks" line. This sketchbook contains eight...   [click here for more]
Skortched Urf' Studios  $9.99 $6.67

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47 Key Concepts for Inventing a Fantasy Race or Culture

47 Key Concepts for Inventing a Fantasy Race or Culture


Men, dwarves, elves, orcs, trolls, and goblins. These races, and many more like them, populate nearly every fantasy world ever created. Their societies, cultures, and histories have been covered in countless books, movies, video and role playing games. Sometimes though, when DM/GMs decide to build their own fantasy world, they realize they need to populate it with their own creations; races, cultures...   [click here for more]
Blackstone Entertainment, Inc  $1.00

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Hexbox

Hexbox


Emergent storytelling through wilderness exploration! Hexbox is a systemic approach to sandbox hexcrawling designed for use with 5th Edition Dungeons and Dragons but easily adaptable for use with any fantasy role-playing game. This book lays out the systems and procedures used to streamline the process with an eye towards minimizing GM bookkeeping and keeping the nuts and bolts largely off-screen...   [click here for more]
Taoscordian Games   FREE 

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5E Logo

5E Logo


I, the creator of this graphic, hereby release it into the public domain. ...   [click here for more]
Tripod Machine   FREE 

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Initiative Cards: 4E Custom Version

Initiative Cards: 4E Custom Version


With the success of the FREE Initiative Cards: 4E and due to so much customer demand for them, we at Louis Porter Jr. Design, in association with Devil’s Workshop, have decided to make a custom Initiative Cards: 4E. These cards will be exactly like our Initiative Cards: 4E with two significant differences. #1: The Initiative Cards: 4E Custom Version comes with a limited licensing agreement,...   [click here for more]
LPJ Design  $0.99

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Publisher Portfolio: Character Sheets

Publisher Portfolio: Character Sheets


Publisher Portfolio is online PDF resource series that RPG gaming companies can use in their product to help them “more complete”. The Publisher Portfolio series work with 4th Edition product and publishers. Publisher Portfolio: Character Sheets, provides RPG publishers with forms that can be used in their products including: Character Sheet Character SheetsBlank Power Cards (At-Will,...   [click here for more]
LPJ Design  $4.99

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OE Stock Art - Female Gambler

OE Stock Art - Female Gambler


Outland Entertainment's works with over two dozen artists to provide Stock Artwork that is distinct, quality, and affordable. Outland Entertainment's Stock Art is available for personal or commercial projects. This illustration of a Female Gambler (NPC) was created by Jeremy Mohler. This 300dpi grayscale image is provided as a 1597 x 1971 JPG. (flexible license terms included) ...   [click here for more]
Outland Entertainment  $1.99

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Basic Psionics Compatibility License (BXΨCL)

Basic Psionics Compatibility License (BXΨCL)


The Basic Psionics Compatibility License (BXΨCL) is a royalty-free non-exclusive agreement between New Big Dragon Games Unlimited and third parties (individuals or organizations) to allow limited use of the BXΨ trademark and use of the BXΨCL Logo visual mark (BXΨCL Logo) to indicate that third party products are compatible with the roleplaying supplement Old School Adventures™...   [click here for more]
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Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo Graphite Pencil Version

Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo Graphite Pencil Version


This is a Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo for use by publishers wishing to declare their products to be compatible with Swords & Wizardry. Usable by anyone, released per below. Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo by Christopher Arendt is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. ...   [click here for more]
Appendix N Entertainment  Pay What You Want

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Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo Color Version

Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo Color Version


This is a Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo for use by publishers wishing to declare their products to be compatible with Swords & Wizardry. Usable by anyone, released per below. Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo by Christopher Arendt is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. ...   [click here for more]
Appendix N Entertainment  Pay What You Want

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Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo Black & White Version

Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo Black & White Version


This is a Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo for use by publishers wishing to declare their products to be compatible with Swords & Wizardry. Usable by anyone, released per below. :Swords & Wizardry Compatibility Logo by Christopher Arendt is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License. ...   [click here for more]
Appendix N Entertainment  Pay What You Want

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GeekPunk Geomporphs: Dungeon #01

GeekPunk Geomporphs: Dungeon #01


GeekPunk Geomorphs maps are designed with old-school flare for use with any role-playing game, personal project or commercial product. If utilized for commercial products please consult the included license for terms of use. Please be sure to let GeekPunk Games know about your product so that we can help promote your efforts. This product includes two versions...   [click here for more]
GeekPunk  Pay What You Want

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GeekPunk Geomporphs: Dungeon #02

GeekPunk Geomporphs: Dungeon #02


GeekPunk Geomorphs maps are designed with old-school flare for use with any role-playing game, personal project or commercial product. If utilized for commercial products please consult the included license for terms of use. Please be sure to let GeekPunk Games know about your product so that we can help promote your efforts. This product includes two versions...   [click here for more]
GeekPunk  Pay What You Want

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Be Awesome At Designing NPCs

Be Awesome At Designing NPCs


Your PCs have final emerged from the dungeon laden with loot prised from the clutches of their slain foes. Heroically returning to civilisation, they find a tavern, divide up their loot and relax. Then they ask “So what are the people like here, anyway?” At this point, the GM likely panics and either replies “nothing special” or improvises a series of similar, one-dimensional...   [click here for more]
Raging Swan Press  $5.99

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Rune Puzzles

Rune Puzzles


Rune puzzles can be easily dropped onto doors, maps, treasure chests and magic items. Instantly change your favorite sword into a rune inscribed magic item that can only be activated by solving the puzzle. Lock doors and treasure chests in a dungeon, or have your player's budding wizard pass an intellectual test to join the college of magi. This pack comes with 30 rune puzzles, 10 hints and all the...   [click here for more]
drag-n-drop games  $4.99

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The Cruellest Mistress of All (Digital Files Pack)

The Cruellest Mistress of All (Digital Files Pack)


This is the Digital File Pack for the Adventure Module, The Cruellest Mistress Of All, The Pack contains all original art. The 58 pieces include: 18 illustrations of NPCs, Monsters and Items 13 maps, some at a number of resolutions suitable for VTT, with and without room numbers 6 rhymes, riddles and tales that are used as hand-outs in the adventure. ...   [click here for more]
John R Davis  Pay What You Want

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Inn Tavern Stock Art

Inn Tavern Stock Art


Thank you for purchasing this Map Stock Art by Robert Gresham. Commercial Stock Art License The commercial terms and conditions for the Stock Art are simple and flexible. The image can appear in print, electronic or web-based advertisements for the product in which it features. The image may not be used in another stock art collection. The licensee may crop, rotate, and resize the...   [click here for more]
Wayward Rogues Publishing  $2.48

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