Be Careful Who You Stalk In The Night [Fiction]

“What in the name of all the dark gods are you?” growls out a man dressed in bandit black as he struggles against the weight of a dark skinned, intermittently translucent, young man kneeling on his back. He shifts his gaze to glare up at another youth in fanciful clothing of red and gold. The … Continue reading Be Careful Who You Stalk In The Night [Fiction]

Signature Items: Scheherazade’s Lamp [Dresden Files RPG]

This item was originally designed for a player that wanted to play an Indian Jones/Laura Croft-esque character and also wanted access to magical abilities, but didn't want to be magical himself. Along with the item itself there are two additional elements that go along with it: a new type of sponsored magic called Wishcraft and … Continue reading Signature Items: Scheherazade’s Lamp [Dresden Files RPG]

The Toll [Fiction]

“Hmm, perhaps I was a touch too generous in fulfilling my end of the bargain. Seems like she saw me coming,” I said shaking my head. “Why do they all do this? I'm just a simple business man.” I laughed. That last bit was something I couldn't say to myself in any seriousness, and I'm … Continue reading The Toll [Fiction]

Unarmed Combat and Magical Weapons [D&D 5E]

I am very fond of monks, druids, and other characters that rely on natural weapons and fighting unarmed. In fact I have something of a preference for such characters. However, I am also a fan of the shiny magical weapons that turn up in loot piles. Unfortunately, in Dungeons and Dragons 5e, while most melee … Continue reading Unarmed Combat and Magical Weapons [D&D 5E]

RPG Adapatation: Wolf’s Rain – The Wolves [Cypher System, Fate Core, D&D 5E, PF1E]

Contains affiliate links. In this post I will be adapting part of one of my all time favorite anime series Wolf's Rain into tabletop RPG format. Specifically, this post adapts the wolves with mechanics for Cypher System, FATE System, D&D 5E, Pathfinder 1E. The following is an overview of the source material. Be warned this … Continue reading RPG Adapatation: Wolf’s Rain – The Wolves [Cypher System, Fate Core, D&D 5E, PF1E]

The Watcher and The Witness [Fiction]

“Hi.” That was the first thing he said to me as I approached. A single word, small, and simple. The ring of standing stones, in their bed of flowing grass, that surrounded me were old familiar friends. The silver flame at their heart, was a solemn reminder. An eternal place holder in my memory, for … Continue reading The Watcher and The Witness [Fiction]

Path of the Investor-Vizier(Akashic Mysteries & Warbreaker) [Pathfinder 1E]

Contains affiliate links. This new mystic attunement for the Vizier class is a combination of two things I absolutely love. Its made up of the veilweaving alternate magic system from Dreamscarred Press's Akashic Mysteries and Brandon Sanderson's Cosmere Cycle; specifically, Warbreaker's signature form of investiture(magic) breath/biochromatic breath. If you are unfamiliar with either of the … Continue reading Path of the Investor-Vizier(Akashic Mysteries & Warbreaker) [Pathfinder 1E]

Signature Items: The Huntsman’s Axe [Dresden Files RPG]

As anyone that has been a player in games that I have served as game master for can attest, one of my favorite things to do is make unique items tailored to the player characters. This is somewhat of a holdover from one of my earliest ttrpg experiences, a d20 Modern Campaign. Many of the … Continue reading Signature Items: The Huntsman’s Axe [Dresden Files RPG]