RPG Round Up

What’s been going on in the world of RPGs and gaming this week. Covers the latest posts from my favourite other rpg related blogs, comics and more

Blogs

From Con to Con: 2015 Edition
Hey all! 2015 was another fun year for me; in addition to my usual hanging with Gnomes and working for Cubicle 7 I got to meet a lot of new gamers and a couple of celebrities. I even got to do a little unintentional situational cosplay as the Doctor when I [...]
Tue, Aug 04, 2015
Source: Gnome Stew
The first three Year of the Serpent scenarios released to the public at Gen Con 2015 last week, and now you can pick them up to run for your local gaming group! In #7-01 Between the Lines, rivals of the Pathfinder Society have made it to a valuable location in Katapesh [...

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Random List – 20 Methods of Transportation

Need to determine how your characters are moving about town? Roll a d20 and check below to see what you get!

D20 Transport Method
1 Buckboard
2 Buggy
3 Carriage
4 Cart
5 Cart – dog
6 Cart – goat
7 Chariot
8 Coach
9 Hackney
10 Phaeton
11 Rickshaw
12 Sedan cha
13 Shay
14 Sled
15 Sledge
16 Sleigh
17 Sulky
18 Surrey
19 Trap – pony
20 Wagon

 

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R.I.G.S. #3 – Medal of Corruption

Medal of Corruption

Medal of Corruption
Power Level : Minor (2)
Activation : Random
Approximate Age : Decades – 30 years
Condition : Fair (4)

Around 30 years ago, there was a war. As was went it wasnt particularly noteworthy, but, as with all wars, there was many moments of terror and bravery.
To help with moral, and to reward the brave acts, medals were given out to those who had earned them. This was one such medal. As medal goes it was nothing particular fancy, nor was it made from expensive materials. A copper/gold-plated 8 pointed star on an octagon of the same material, with a blue ribbon. The name of the award and the recipient etched on upon it.

As it transpires, this medal was replaced by the enemy as part of a plan to undermine the those they fought against...

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Campaign Chunk – White-Cap Mushroom

White-Cap Mushroom
Whilst out in the garden/estate one day, amateur mycologist (someone who studies fungus) Georgio Cumundi discovered an odd white mushroom. Whilst is resembled a normal Amanita Thiersii mushroom, it had an oddly sharp point to the brilliantly and bright white cap. As it was morning time, the dew that had collected had not only made the mushroom sticky, but it was giving off a rather strong and oddly pleasant smell, like a cross between vanilla and chocolate, which was what had attracted Georgio in the first place.

On investigation, this was a new types of fungus that had not been seen before. Typically found in small groups of about 3 or 4, these fungi grow rapidly and seemingly overnight and see to last for a few days before decomposing...

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Last few days of Christmas in July on DrivethruRPG

At the time of writing it’s the last few days of the “Christmas in July” sale at DrivethruRPG.

Some of the best sellers from Ennead Games you may want to get in this sale are:

[EBK] Empire Builder Kit – History Generator
Was $1.75 , is now on sale for  $1.31
http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/139146/EBK-Empire-Builder-Kit–History-Generator

Superlative Spells Volume 2 – Hybrid Spells
Was $1.75 , is now on sale for  $1.31
http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/151472/Superlative-Spells-Volume-2–Hybrid-Spells

Insult Generator – Dwarven
Was $1.50, is now on sale for $1.13
http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/143030/Insult-Generator–Dwarven

Cult Details Generator
Was $1.75 , is now on sale for  $1.31
http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/150197/Cult-Details-Generator

These are just a few of th...

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