Encounters are the motor of your storytelling. The way they are structured contributes the most to your table top experience.
I've compiled a collection of design principles for encounters using my business consultancy skillset. It's been refeshing to deploy those practices to role playing domain and I feel it has given me a new angle to the subject in general.
Key highlights and learning include:... [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]
Rune puzzles can be easily dropped onto doors, maps, treasure chests and magic items. Instantly change your favorite sword into a rune inscribed magic item that can only be activated by solving the puzzle. Lock doors and treasure chests in a dungeon, or have your player's budding wizard pass an intellectual test to join the college of magi.
This pack comes with 30 rune puzzles, 10 hints and all the... [click here for more]
In need of a Riddle? Here's a 101 play-tested riddles for your convenience. Simply pull a riddle from your deck and you're ready to go. Answering riddles should take your gaming group about five minutes. The instruction manual contains tips on not getting stuck. Includes images for digital play and printable card deck. Works with any gaming system. ... [click here for more]
Space Opera Character Stock Art is a collection of stock art images for use in your personal or commercial role-playing game product, subject to the terms of the license agreement included within these materials. This zip file contains 31 Space Opera character illustrations, which you may crop, color or rearrange as you see fit. All images are presented in 300 dpi resolution. All... [click here for more]
A Collection of 5 Missile Weapons for fantasy publication.
1. Lightning Arrow
2. Arrow of Stinking
3. Acid Arrow/Fire Arrow
4. Crossbow Wielder I
5. Arm with Sling
Inside the download you will find high resolution (300 dpi) images of the five missile weapons listed, a pdf preview page a royalty free license, and one artist signature blocks for editing purposes.
The included Stock art... [click here for more]