"Hello? Mission control? This is Agent McCormack reporting in. Location... deep dreamscape, second layer, reflection of East-London dockyards. Requesting urgent support. Entire team pinned in combat with unknown assailants." "At least [fragment missing] on our position. Seemingly human, emerging from the harbour, most with fish-like alterations, many armed. ...I don't know, give me... [click here for more]
One thing I hear asked a lot in OSR circles is how to do spellcasters who use freeform magic, in the vein of Ars Magica or Mage: the Awakening.
Well, here's my response to that, the Conjuror. It's pretty simple. Rather than spell slots and levels, the conjuror gets to combine Aspects and Processes to create effects on the fly. Simply combine 'create' and 'fire' to make a fireball, or similar.
It's... [click here for more]
Have you ever thought that your dungeon exploration needs more mad science?
Enter the Anatomist, a class of characters dedicated to the practice of Medicine. Through their own skill and knowledge, they are capable of performing wonders of science that can compete with any magic. Stitching together new life-froms, re-animating the dead with a bolt of lightning, grafting pulsating... [click here for more]