New Mortal Stunts [Dresden Files RPG]

So, the players of my last Dresden Files RPG campaign were largely from a 3.5 D&D/Pathfinder background, and because of this one of the things that they were used to having were cohorts and followers. Several of them approached me about doing this in the Dresden Files. As usual I cracked open the books to … Continue reading New Mortal Stunts [Dresden Files RPG]

Cupid’s Bow (Multi System) [Cypher System, D&D 5E, PF1E]

And Venus' son replied: 'Your bow, Apollo, May vanquish all, but mine shall vanquish you. As every creature yields to power divine, So likewise shall your glory yield to mine.” ― Ovid, Metamorphoses In case you haven't heard it yet, "Happy Valentine's Day!!!". Remember that the Greeks had multiple words for love, so don't get … Continue reading Cupid’s Bow (Multi System) [Cypher System, D&D 5E, PF1E]

Rings of Power Part 2: The Three [Cypher System]

"Narya, Nenya, and Vilya, they were named, the Rings of Fire, and of Water, and of Air, set with ruby and adamant and sapphire; and of all the Elven-rings Sauron most desired to possess them, for those who had them in their keeping could ward off the decays of time and postpone the weariness of … Continue reading Rings of Power Part 2: The Three [Cypher System]

Review: UXP Deck [Cypher System]

Contains affiliate links. Retail Price: $2.99 for the digital or $5.99 for digital and preprinted bundle at DriveThruRPG  Designer: Nathan Rockwood Publisher: Larcenous Designs Year Released: 2016 Pages: 31 Card Deck Type: Game Aid System: Cypher System(any) Requires: A Cypher System rule system based core rulebook: Cypher System Rulebook/Revised Cypher System Rulebook/Numenera Discovery/The Strange/Vurt/ ect. … Continue reading Review: UXP Deck [Cypher System]

Rings of Power Part 1: The Seven and The Nine [Cypher System]

"Those who used the Nine Rings became mighty in their day, kings, sorcerers, and warriors of old. They obtained glory and great wealth, yet it turned to their undoing.... And one by one, sooner or later, according to their native strength and to the good or evil of their wills in the beginning, they fell … Continue reading Rings of Power Part 1: The Seven and The Nine [Cypher System]

Hellknights Part 2: Hellknights, Mystic Arts, and You [PF1E]

Contains affiliate links. In my last post I mentioned that due to some actions on the part of my PCs I have Hellkinghts on the brain. Well part of the reason for that is that due to how I ended framing events resulting from their machinations. I wanted a powerful Hellknight NPC for the PCs … Continue reading Hellknights Part 2: Hellknights, Mystic Arts, and You [PF1E]

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]

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]