The small city of Los Arch hasn't seen a trader in several weeks. Usually the miners and traders from North Bermhold travel to South Bermhold to sell their raw ore and metals, stopping in at Los Arch to stay for a few days. The few traders that have made it to Los Arch describe attacks by horned "demons". The "demons" have gotten so bold as to attack the Forest Gate of Los Arch causing no end of... [click here for more]
Welcome to the first issue of Friar's Almanac where we will take a hard look at the current roleplaying game market. We will include articles about both official Dungeons and Dragons products and 3rd party offerings. We will feature news, articles, and how-to's about everything from generic roleplaying games to electronic products.
We allow user submissions and we are advertiser supported. Check out... [click here for more]
The second issue of the Friar's Almanac. This month we take a look at other games systems, an interview with James M. Ward, living equipment, goblin poetry, sci-fi roleplaying games, phychology and roleplaying, another Skill Conduit Contest, and much much more!
Contents this month:
Giant Carnivorous Slug Correspondence .................................................................... 4 Oops... [click here for more]
Its Steampunk month at the Friar's Almanac! Here is what we have this month:
GOING STEAMPUNK BAD
ALBREKTS GUIDE TO GATE TRAVEL
THE MARK OF A CIVILIZATION
A YELLOWDINGO ATE MY BABY
REDPHAGE POISONS THE CAPITOL
THE BRYNRYFE CAMPAIGN PART 3: WORLDBUILDING
The Teloren Duchy Murders
Implements versus Weapons
Comparison: Warlock vs. Sorcerer
THE POWER OF PROPHAGANDA
MAKING... [click here for more]
Friar's Almanac an independent Roleplaying magazine!
Contents this month
PRINCESS FOUND ALIVE IN MINISTRY Copyright Information Copyright Information BRYNRYFE CAMPAIGN DOMESDAY BOOK (REPRISED) THE KEEP BETTER BARRELS ECONOMICS IN A D&D PERSPECTIVE Dvergar A Historical Flourish Interested in Having Your Article in Print? Interested in Getting the Word Out? ... [click here for more]
The Seventh issue of Friar's Almanac is on its way.
This month we talk about:
THE INHABITANTS OF DRIFTER CANYON URBAN ENVIRONMENTS EXPLORING SEWERS AND CISTERNS ALONE IN THE PILLORY WHEN THE ROTTEN TOMATOES FLY RETASKING THE MAGIC THE CAMERA OBSCURA BUILD YOUR OWN ISLAND Outlandish Circumstances HORATIUS RACISM IN RPGs GOING WITH THE CROWD ALLOYS BUILD A NOVEL KEEP? A D&D ZOMBIE APOCALYPSE FEELING... [click here for more]
Here is the next issue of Friar's almanac. This issue we take a look at what inspires us to play role playing games in the first place from obscure internet video to how people know about the game. ... [click here for more]
Preview of the Nightshaper class for Dungeons and Dragons 4th edition
Luminatrum a world where the powers of darkness and light fight an ongoing struggle for control of the world.
“I shape the darkness into nightmarish forms that haunt your every waking hour.”
Nightshapers through arcane mastery take pure darkness and form it into frightful shades that encompass allies and grants... [click here for more]