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.
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Tales of Thundering HeroismWelcome 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]
Thanks to the generosity of the Kickstarter backers for Godbound: A Game of Divine Heroes, I am making freely available all the art from both it and Sixteen Sorrows: A Handbook of Calamities for other uses, both personal and commercial. Other small publishers are welcome and encouraged to use the more than thirty images in this pack to create their... [click here for more]
As part of the terms for the successful Kickstarter for Scarlet Heroes, I am releasing all the art from that book into the public domain. I have purchased the full rights to each piece from the original artist, and it is with their knowledge and blessing that you may use the art for any purpose you wish, personal or commercial. ... [click here for more]
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]
As part of the successful Kickstarter that launched it, the Stars Without Number: Revised Art Pack includes 28 full-color sci-fi images commissioned as works for hire from an array of excellent artists, including Jeff Brown, Christof Grobelski, Norah Khor, Aaron Lee, Joyce Maureira, Nick Ong, Grzegorz Pedrycz, and Tan Ho Sim.
You are welcome to use the art in this pack for both personal... [click here for more]
From the pages of Starvation Cheap and its military sci-fi tools for the free Stars Without Number RPG come twenty full-color .tiff images with a military theme. By agreement with the artists, this art pack may be used for both personal and commercial purposes, and I would heartily encourage other small publishers to use it to help create their own... [click here for more]
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]