Review: The Haunting of Creedmore Asylum [Cypher System]

Contains affiliate links. Retail Price: $3.99 for the a digital copy at DriveThruRPG  Designer: Tom Robinson Year Released: 2016 Pages: 24 pages Genre: Gothic Horror System: Cypher System Requires: Cypher System Rulebook/ Revised Cypher System Rulebook With Halloween just around the corner, now is the time that people are likely scouring the internet in hopes … Continue reading Review: The Haunting of Creedmore Asylum [Cypher System]

Conversion: The Stranger With The Burning Eyes Prestige Class (D&D 3.5) to [PF1E]

With Halloween on the horizon it seemed like a good time to repost this, with some updates. So the first version of this prestige class dates back to mid 2017, when a player in a game I was the GM for messaged me between games with an idea for a character that jumped bodies. The … Continue reading Conversion: The Stranger With The Burning Eyes Prestige Class (D&D 3.5) to [PF1E]

Veil: Jack’s Lantern (Akashic Mysteries) [PF1E]

"Each had a face sliced init. Each face was different. Every eye was a stranger eye. Every nose was aweirder nose. Every mouth smiled hideously in some new way."  -Ray Bradbury, The Halloween Tree Similar to the veil Drunkard's Sash, Jack's Lantern is available to all veilweaving classes. This veil while a bit odd should … Continue reading Veil: Jack’s Lantern (Akashic Mysteries) [PF1E]

Conversion: Wild Cohort- Feat(D&D 3.5) to [D&D 5e]

As anyone who has played in tabletop RPGs with me can attest, I love companion creatures. I tend towards companion classes and will take steps to turn non-companion classes into companion classes. I once had a DM forbid me from taking a semi-intelligent, animated jade horse statuette as a pet in a D20 Modern(affiliate link) … Continue reading Conversion: Wild Cohort- Feat(D&D 3.5) to [D&D 5e]

So you want to play Bob? Bound Spirit Template [Dresden Files RPG]

  So a player in a Dresden Files RPG (affiliate link) campaign I ran a while back came to me with a puzzling character concept. He wanted to play a character like Bob. For anyone who is unaware, Bob is a spirit of intellect and air, "He" lives in an enchanted skull and is basically magical … Continue reading So you want to play Bob? Bound Spirit Template [Dresden Files RPG]

Review: Weirdspace Quickstart

Retail Price: Free digital copy at DriveThruRPG  Designer: Paul Cat Year Released: 2020 Pages: 53 pages Genre: "Darkly Comic" Scifi System: Original (Rules Light, d% based) Introduction:  As of this post Weirdspace is currently pending release via Kickstarter, but a quickstart document is available to give a look at the game’s skeleton. Weirdspace presents as … Continue reading Review: Weirdspace Quickstart

Review: The Secrets of Cats [Fate Core]

Contains affiliate links. Retail Price: $9.54 for the physical book(paperback) at Amazon, Pay What You Want ($4 suggested) for the a digital copy at DriveThruRPG or $4 directly from Evil Hat Productions Publisher: Evil Hat Productions Designer: Richard Bellingham Year Released: 2014 Pages: 54 pages Genre: “Saturday Morning Cartoon” Urban Fantasy System: Fate Core Requires: … Continue reading Review: The Secrets of Cats [Fate Core]

Conversion: Illumian – Species Descriptor (D&D 3.5) [Cypher System]

My first TTRPG character was a Illumian Dread Necromancer/Warlock in a homebrew D&D 3.5 setting. Due to this, and despite having not played one since, the Illumian race still has a special place in my heart. Illumians in D&D 3.5, due to their Power Siglis and Illumian Words racial abilities, tended towards being very versatile … Continue reading Conversion: Illumian – Species Descriptor (D&D 3.5) [Cypher System]

RPG Adaptation: Bleach – Kyouka Suigetsu (Akashic Mysteries) [PF1E]

What follows is the result of watching one too many Bleach related YouTube videos recently. Blade of Perfect Hypnosis Descriptors: Mind-affecting, pattern Class: Daevic, Eclipse, Nexus, Vizier, Slot: Chest, Hands, Wrists Saving Throw: see text The hamon of this katana's blade plays strange tricks on the eyes. You gain the ability to manifest a katana … Continue reading RPG Adaptation: Bleach – Kyouka Suigetsu (Akashic Mysteries) [PF1E]

Is it Smaller On The Inside? Bag of Holding, Minor [Pathfinder 1E]

So... a player in my current Pathfinder 1E game made an observation that made me scratch my head a bit. He came to the conclusion that the item Minor Bag of Holding is “smaller on the inside”.  To be honest I had never paid this item, originally printed in Pathfinder Chronicles: Classic Treasures Revisited, any … Continue reading Is it Smaller On The Inside? Bag of Holding, Minor [Pathfinder 1E]