Great moments don't just happen on their own.
GM intrusions offer an opportunity for the Numenera GM to really shine--and for the players to experience incredible turning points in their characters' stories.
But how do you use this feature of the game to its fullest? Taking the Narrative by the Tail offers tips and techniques for great GM intrusions, as well as a... [click here for more]
More Dispatches from the Crowking- In the Depths of the Megadungeon!
"All about them as they lay hung the darkness, hollow and immense, and they were oppressed by the loneliness and vastness of the dolven halls and endlessly branching stairs and passages. The wildest imaginings that dark rumour had ever suggested to the hobbits fell short of the actual dread and wonder of Moria."... [click here for more]
Second title in my elegant design series focuses on combat iniatiative system options and turn order structure in general. If you have interest to see how your current initiative system could be spiced up with some additions or even replaced completely with a one more fitting to your play style, you should find this an interesting read.
Many of the systems and mechanisms are in use in various... [click here for more]
The RPG Handbook ~ Getting Started is a system-free, color guide to playing tabletop roleplaying games (RPGs). It contains key information from the complete RPG Handbook. This concentrates on information for those interested in finding out more about playing RPGs. That includes content for new players and families who would like to try out what roleplaying games have to offer. The topics covered include:... [click here for more]
Buy all three volumes of Best of Fenix to a considerably better price. Why choose one when you can have them all? Volume 1 In this our first anthology you will find myths and legends of different kinds, some true to classic source material and others warped through a brand new filter. During the crowdfunding it was decided that the following will be included: Once Upon a... [click here for more]
El advenimiento de Cthulhu está cerca. . . y te mueres por conocerle
Profundizando en los famosos Mitos de Cthulhu de H. P. Lovecraft y en las incontables amenazas místicas que acechan a los habitantes de la Tierra, esta completa guía describe los seres transdimensionales, las criaturas subterráneas y las bestias fantásticas que se esconden en los rincones... [click here for more]
25 Jahre RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V - Chronik der Jahre 1991 bis 2016 -
Eine Chronik der von der RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V. herausgegebenen Publikationen (deutsch und englisch), der veranstalteten Cons, Websites und diverses Andere; mit Cover-Illustrationen und Inhaltsangaben. Ein Rückblick auf die ersten 25 Jahre. Dieses Heft wird immer mal wieder ergänzt, wenn weitere... [click here for more]
The Sorte deck is a variation on the Tarot deck designed to be a core element of Vodacce culture, but there's no reason it can't also serve as an actual divinatory aid in the real world. Presenting an analysis of the symbolism in each of the 78 cards, along with four suggested spreads with which to use them, Strega's Loom provides an essential guide to the meanings and uses of the Sorte deck.... [click here for more]
RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V - Verlagsprogramm 2017/2018
“Die RuneQuest-Gesellschaft e.V. ist ein Verein zur Förderung und Pflege der auf dem Basic-Role-Playing basierenden Spielen und deren Hintergrundwelten, so wie der Hintergrund- welt Glorantha und deren Spielsysteme; weiterhin die Beschäftigung mit den historischen, mythologischen und ethnologischen Grundlagen... [click here for more]
Some people play roleplaying-games for the challenge; others play them for the story. Award-winning fantasy author and freelance game writer Marie Brennan is unabashedly in the latter camp. In these essays she looks at tabletop and live-action RPGs from a narrative perspective, exploring the ways the framework of a game can generate and support (or undermine) your tale. Whether you are a player or... [click here for more]