Monthly Archive: : January 2015



by Delos

PC Murder

It’s been a while since it has come up in one of my D&D games but there were a few times when one of my players had enough and decided to kill another player. Well his character at any rate. A while back I picked up this silly/epic game about god killers called Mythender. There…

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by Delos

Apocalypse World in Space

So this past weekend I got a delightful surprise. By random luck I found myself getting to play in an Apocalypse World game. So I sat down along with David (our MC), Rick, James, Ingrid and we handed out the core play books. David said since we were doing a one shot he would give…

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by Jacob

Wheel of Time Monsters for Dungeon World: Shadowspawn

I thought I’d change it up a little bit this time and make some monsters instead of character classes. I haven’t had any experience running DW, so I have very little exposure to monsters in it. I realize that some of my monsters are a little bit mechanics-heavy, and I am willing to listen to…

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by Delos

Failing Forward

Last time I wrote about what happens when a character almost makes a roll, a success with complications. Now I’d like to talk about when a character completely botches it. The example I used last time was a thief trying to sneak into an orc stronghold. Now regardless of system there is always the chance…

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by Delos

Success With Complications

Dungeon World (DW) really got the idea of success with complications through my head. For those of you who haven’t played DW before the basic mechanic is you roll 2d6+modifier. A 6 or less is a miss/fail. A 10+ is a success. A 7-9 is a success with complications. This is where things can get…

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by Delos

Serenity and Redcaps

Last Friday we continued the Firefly in Eberron 13th Age game I’m running. I was caught a little off guard since it was decided at the last minute that we’d be running my game and not a friends. So since we did episode 2 of Firefly last week, might as well do episode 3. I…

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by Delos

Evercon Weekend Part 3

Here is the final story from Evercon this year. I present to you Game 2 of Dungeon World. Like I said in my last article I originally wanted to run 1 game of Dungeon World for 4 hours, but when 12 people showed up to play I opted to run two 2 hour sessions. Here’s…

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by Delos

Evercon Weekend Part 2

Continuing on from my last article I did a presentation on tips, tricks, and rules to running any RPG while also motivating new GM’s to try their hand at it. I have the video up here, but just a heads up. The sound quality isn’t great, but I’m going to redo the video specifically for the…

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by Delos

Evercon Weekend Part 1

So this weekend was frigging busy for me. Here in the Wausau area we had Evercon over the weekend. Friday Night Ran 13th Age Set in Eberron PC’s were crew of the air ship Serenity Captain was a Cyre prince that goes by the name Mal Renolds Apparently I was watching Firefly earlier that week….

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by Delos

Evercon 15

So this weekend is going to be a big deal for me. I live up in Wausau, WI and we’re having Evercon this weekend. I’m running a panel/presentation on DMing for Newbies in the morning and running a Dungeon World game in the evening. The DMing panel is mostly aimed at giving people who have never…

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