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Aramax
Blind Spot By: Aramax

another unpublished story from ezine

....sometimes it's unpleasant to be a wizard......

Categories: Fiction, Gaming - Genre
by Aramax
on January 27, 2017
Comments/Ideas: 3
Hits: 536
Aramax
Chessboards By: Aramax

an unpublished story from the second issue of the ezine

My take on the most epic of wizard duels. Like 12 pages.( Shocking , right 12 PAGES OUT OF ARAMAX< LOL)

Categories: Fiction, Gaming - Genre
by Aramax
on January 27, 2017
Comments/Ideas: 1
Hits: 509
Aramax
Endings By: Aramax

For Scras (He gets the joke)

A very, very short fiction piece inspired by my beta read of a brilliant Scras piece that he will unvail later

Categories: Fiction, Gaming - Genre
by Aramax
on January 27, 2017
Comments/Ideas: 7
Hits: 685
Cheka Man
30 Problems With Swords By: Cheka Man

The sword may be a famous and fearsome weapon, but even the best of them may have problems with it

Categories: Scenario, Citadel Help
by Cheka Man
on January 20, 2017
Comments/Ideas: 4
Hits: 859
Cheka Man
30 reasons why Magic is mainly used for evil By: Cheka Man

Why is most magic used for evil? Well, because...

Categories: Scenario, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
on January 16, 2017
Comments/Ideas: 4
Hits: 803
Scrasamax
Ta'Xet and Ultima By: Scrasamax

The great paradoxes of the Universe is that everything follows almost exactly the same course, yet in doing so, is somehow still unique and with importance and value.

Categories: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
on December 28, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 2
Hits: 710
Scrasamax
7 Things about Writing Women By: Scrasamax

7 Things about writing women in fiction.

SATIRE

Categories: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
on December 28, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 3
Hits: 643
Scrasamax
7 Things About Fant4stic By: Scrasamax

While no means a great film, Fant4stic Four isn't nearly as bad as critics would have you believe.

Categories: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
on December 21, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 1
Hits: 523
Scrasamax
7 Things About MacGuffins By: Scrasamax

AKA 7 steps to creating a MacGuffin

Categories: Rules and Advice, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
on December 10, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 7
Hits: 930
valadaar
So How Was That Made? By: valadaar

Herin are a number of ways your magic item might come into being, apart from something you order from your local wizard.

Categories: Other Gaming, Game Mastering
by valadaar
on November 28, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 8
Hits: 1122
Dozus
A Brief History of County Siogal By: Dozus

"I fear, dear Marius, that either you or I have been led astray. The Legends of which you spoke claimed Showgull was a land of great Magick, perhaps even the very Wellspring of the first Magick, with a People whose blood runs with æthereal power. You know how serious I take my work, Marius: is this a jest to you? These are a barbarous People, who know little Writing and fewer Manners. They are hostile to the very Idea learned Magick. That anyone should call this a Nexus of magickal power is risible. No wonder so many Kingdoms have been eager to trade off this Place in their treaties."

- the wizard Abelard Selanius, Esq., letter to his colleague Marius Dubesque

Categories: Setting Building, Gaming - Genre
by Dozus
on November 15, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 4
Hits: 605
Mageek
Enigma Ciphers By: Mageek

The Enigma - the 'unbreakable' German WWII cipher that has become an icon of cryptography and mystery. Learn how it works and why it is a great cipher for role-playing games.

Categories: Resource, Game Mastering
by Mageek
on November 14, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 3
Hits: 1231
valadaar
Degrees of Possession By: valadaar

Possession is never as simple as you may think....

Categories: Resource, Game Mastering
by valadaar
on November 9, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 8
Hits: 883
Skull
Mind Control and You.... and Them... By: Skull

Mind control abilities have always been avoided or very poorly executed due to their extremely powerful/angering nature so here are some tips on how to use it properly to enhance your game.

Categories: Rules and Advice, Game Mastering
by Skull
on November 5, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 6
Hits: 896
Clemmensen
Unique goodiebags for players By: Clemmensen

When starting a new role playing game or when the players reach a major milestone in the story, they can be treated with a “Goodiebag”, which unique to their character.

Categories: Character, Players
by Clemmensen
on October 5, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 5
Hits: 918
axlerowes
Brothers, Gods and a Giant Skeletonize By: axlerowes

A story for Tusserk's writing game.

Categories: Fiction, Gaming - Genre
by axlerowes
on September 20, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 4
Hits: 800
Longspeak
The Scribe of Far Wind By: Longspeak

Immortality, at any cost

Categories: Fiction, Gaming - Genre
by Longspeak
on September 13, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 5
Hits: 794
Moonlake
4 Sentences NPC Generator By: Moonlake

Content for the 4 Sentences NPC Generator (original idea accruing to Mourn over at the 4 Sentences Tool)

Categories: Resource, Gaming - In General
by Moonlake
on September 6, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 3
Hits: 1033
Scrasamax
Cosmetic Tropes of the Cosmic Era By: Scrasamax

Life imitates art, and art imitates life

Categories: Resource, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
on September 4, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 3
Hits: 904
Clemmensen
Options for expanded character backgrounds By: Clemmensen

Below you will find 8 options to make your character more interesting and detailed. Personally I would recommend using all options at the same time, since they are easy to implement and they provide interesting story tools for your character, by creating keywords for him/her/it and rewards you for acting out the personality and background of your character.

These options can be chosen individually, but some of them work better when combined. By including them all you will see, that they compliment each other, since each option covers different aspects of your character.

Categories: Character, Players
by Clemmensen
on August 30, 2016
Comments/Ideas: 8
Hits: 1037
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