Hellknights Part 1: Akasha and the Stars (Akashic Mysteries/Zodiac) [PF1E]

Due to some creative exploitation of background details by the players in my current Pathfinder first edition game, I currently have Hellknights on the brain. So, I dedicate this post to my PCs: Kafkefoni, Naal, Stump, Tadashi, and Windy. New Feat Akasha-Imbued Mask[Akashic] You have a special bond with the most recognizable tool of the … Continue reading Hellknights Part 1: Akasha and the Stars (Akashic Mysteries/Zodiac) [PF1E]

RPG Adaptation: Inuyasha – Shikon Jewel [Cypher System]

One of the iconic elements of the manga and anime series Inuyasha by Rumiko Takahashi is its resident MacGuffin, the Shikon no Tama (Jewel of Four Souls). Below is my humble attempt to capture the properties of this item in a Cypher System friendly form. Shikon Jewel - Complete (Artifact) Level: 15 Form: Spherical pink … Continue reading RPG Adaptation: Inuyasha – Shikon Jewel [Cypher System]

Veil: Mantle of the Horned Judge (Akashic Mysteries) [PF1E]

I'm a definitely late for Krampusnacht, I know. However, here is a gift for all of you veilweavers out there, both the naughty and the nice. Mantle of the Horned Judge Descriptors: Teleportation  Class: Any Slot: Body, Hands Saving Throw: Will; See text Spectral horns sprout from your head and a large blood speckled basket … Continue reading Veil: Mantle of the Horned Judge (Akashic Mysteries) [PF1E]

Artifact: Jolly Saint’s Vestments [Cypher System]

Just a little something in the spirit of this season of giving and sharing. I hope everyone out there has a very merry/happy [Insert Preferred Winter Holiday]. Jolly Saint’s Vestments (Artifact) Level: 1d6+1 Form: Red and white vestments embellished with gold. Effect: The user can retrieve a small handful of edible treats (such as dried … Continue reading Artifact: Jolly Saint’s Vestments [Cypher System]

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