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Fate Plus #4 - Apocalypse (PDF)

Fate Plus #4 - Apocalypse (PDF)


The apocalypse has arrived. You are going to survive? In this issue you will find: Rules for zombie apocalypse, infection, cure, etc .; Rules for a nuclear wasteland: radiation, radioactive consequences, etc .; Rules for alien invasion; Rules to stocking and spend resources. Fate Plus is a monthly zine that creates new ideas, adventures, tools, and new...   [click here for more]
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Fate Plus #2—Supers (PDF)

Fate Plus #2—Supers (PDF)


You're a superhero. Save the world! In this issue you will find: How to create your own supers adventures in Fate; How to create interesting supers characters; How to modify Fate rules and new ideas for rules and mechanics; Premade Player characters and NPCs to start playing quickly; New superpowers using the Venture City rules. Fate Plus...   [click here for more]
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Game Retailer Guide

Game Retailer Guide


Written by a veteran game store owner, the Game Retailer Guide is a how-to industry manual that contains everything you need to know in order to start and run a successful game-selling business. Topics the Game Retailer Guide covers include: * Administration & Planning * Building and Equipping the Store * Competitive Analysis * Products and Services * Marketing &...   [click here for more]
Skirmisher Publishing  $14.99

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Big List of RPG Plots

Big List of RPG Plots


Over the last two decades, The Big List of RPG Plots has been cited, quoted, thanked and excerpted in articles for computer-game design, a book on Hollywood screenwriting, and more than a few pen-and-paper RPGs. I wrote it in 1993 as an article submission for Pyramid magazine (they rejected it). I later tried to shop it to Dragon and Shadis and others...   [click here for more]
Cumberland Games & Diversions   FREE 

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Fate Plus #1—Horror (PDF)

Fate Plus #1—Horror (PDF)


Do not close your eyes now. The horror is here. In this issue you will find: How to create your own horror adventures in Fate; How to create interesting characters for horror adventures; How to modify Fate rules and new ideas for rules and mechanics; Premade Player characters and NPCs to start playing quickly; An adventure seed for you to play with your group. Fate...   [click here for more]
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Adventure Design in Practice

Adventure Design in Practice


Adventure Design in Practice is a structured analysis on my upcoming next adventure that will hit the gaming table with my regular group in three days from the time of writing this. It is my personal preparation work in a documented format with designer notes in a classic game master guide style. I analyze collaborative storytelling and how it can be fused with more linear story...   [click here for more]
ThinkDifferent  $0.90

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How to GM Bundle [BUNDLE]

How to GM Bundle [BUNDLE]


This special bundle product contains the following titles. How to be a Great GM Regular price: $5.99 Bundle price: $4.99 Format: PDF Being a great Game Master is a little like being yourself; no matter what you do to be different, you will always be who you really are in the end. Is that a little cryptic? Let me break it down for you. Being a great Game Master...   [click here for more]
Avalon Game Company  $23.96 $19.96

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Description Cards - Storytellers Deck - ENVIRONMENTS CARDS excerpt - (Creative Inspiration for Writers, Storytellers and GMs).: Contains 12 Cards from the "Description Cards - Storytellers Deck"

Description Cards - Storytellers Deck - ENVIRONMENTS CARDS excerpt - (Creative Inspiration for Writers, Storytellers and GMs).: Contains 12 Cards from the "Description Cards - Storytellers Deck"


How to best describe Landscapes? It’s important to give your audience (readers or fellow gamers) a sense of place. That is, a landscape they can identify with and/or visualize.The difficulty here is placing a feature, a moment or a mark on the landscape that's memorable and (more importantly) indigenous to the landscape. This is exactly what these cards...   [click here for more]
Conflict Games, LLC  $1.99 $0.99

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Advanced Fast Initiative

Advanced Fast Initiative


Interested to run more advanced and tactical initiative system but without added overhead and downtime? Inspired by Mike Mearls of D&D and board game Gloomhaven mechanics, I have worked a system that well meets those requirements. It's playtested and finetuned on a continuous basis by my own group. The response has been very positive, primarily due to the fact that combat is...   [click here for more]
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Elegant Encounter Design

Elegant Encounter Design


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]
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Fate Plus #5—Espionage (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)

Fate Plus #5—Espionage (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)


You are trained to be the best. To do the impossible ... and you can not fail. This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: How to build secret agencies; How to create conflicts between secret organizations; How to create spy characters in Fate; How to create missions and adventures using the Fate Fractal rule; How...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  $4.00

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Fate Plus #5—Espionage (PDF)

Fate Plus #5—Espionage (PDF)


You are trained to be the best. To do the impossible ... and you can not fail. In this issue you will find: How to build secret agencies; How to create conflicts between secret organizations; How to create spy characters in Fate; How to create missions and adventures using the Fate Fractal rule; How to play spy style from the 1990s. Fate Plus is...   [click here for more]
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Wellstone City Adventure Deck

Wellstone City Adventure Deck


“You’re presuming there are kidnappers at all; what if she’s just missing?” Mason asked. He’d dealt with security concerns all over the world and he stayed very secretive about what those concerns were, or even which side he was on. “Yes, but I think that’s the safe route at this point. And since there’s been no ransom demand that means she’s probably...   [click here for more]
Silver Gryphon Games  $5.00

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Rick Hershey Art Rates 2018

Rick Hershey Art Rates 2018


Rick Hershey: Art Rates 2018 The following pages list my illustration and design rates for 2018. Each section breaks down the importance of the service, as well as presenting the cost to hire. If there is ever a project you need help on and the rates are not listed in this document, feel free to contact me and discuss. Available Services Include: Book Layout Illustration Graphic...   [click here for more]
Fat Goblin Games   FREE 

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Structured Free Association Story Plot Method 2.0

Structured Free Association Story Plot Method 2.0


Do you want to write better role playing game story plots? Don't have much time but would like to have engaging storylines for your players to explore? Key highlights: Harness your full personal capability using keyword association Write fast - as quickly as in 10-15 minutes from scratch to gaming table Be more varied than ever - avoid cliched anti-climatic story arcs How...   [click here for more]
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Elegant Initiative Design

Elegant Initiative Design


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]
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Avalon Art, Pose Book 1

Avalon Art, Pose Book 1


Many young artist and experienced illustrators often find it hard to get started on an image, or to find the right poses for these figures. Avalon is here to help. Using our fast and easy to use Pose Books you can simply trace or copy the pose you want, and get right to work. Use the poses in this and our other books to build scenes, compose figures images and to create dynamic character art. ...   [click here for more]
Avalon Game Company  $4.50

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How to Spice Up Your Game

How to Spice Up Your Game


When you play games often, and especially when you play many different games, at some point you might notice that the playing routine starts to get really similar and linear each time you play. Player behavior as well as your own behavior as a game master can easily become all too uniform if you do not vary the game experience enough. This book covers suggestions for many different techniques that,...   [click here for more]
Avalon Game Company  $5.99

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How to Use Religion in Your Game

How to Use Religion in Your Game


Gods. Spirits. Demons. Supernatural entities, or maybe mere myths. Omnipotent creators, powerful beings who occasionally interact with lesser ones, or impersonal concepts. Saviors, benevolent helpers who offer illumination or practical assistance, aloof observers, petty mischief-makers, or evil presences. Whatever they are, humankind has always been obsessed with them and with their demands: compliance...   [click here for more]
Avalon Game Company  $5.99

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Diversity Dungeons : Worldbuilding & Game Design in the Safe Space Age

Diversity Dungeons : Worldbuilding & Game Design in the Safe Space Age


Much digital ink (and blood) has been spilt taking about diversity representation in tabletop gaming and in every other field of geek and nerd endeavour. Usually these conversations are extremely combative and they tend to end poorly for everyone involved. I've been involved in these debates and discussions myself, to my detriment. The position I hold being that free expression and the vision of the...   [click here for more]
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Worldbuilding For Writers, Gamers and Other Creators Volume One: Star, Planet, Moon

Worldbuilding For Writers, Gamers and Other Creators Volume One: Star, Planet, Moon


This concise first volume of Worldbuilding For Writers, Gamers and Other Creators provides straightforward guidance on how to model the astronomical elements of an Earth-like planet for your storyworld setting. Author and storyworld creator Matthew Wayne Selznick ("Brave Men Run -- A Novel of the Sovereign Era") explains the science and helps you through the (basic) math required...   [click here for more]
MWS Media  $2.99 $2.09

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Torn From the Pages of Curtiss Wright Flyleaf & History

Torn From the Pages of Curtiss Wright Flyleaf & History


From the Introduction In 1966 or there about, Tom Vivirit was closing his lumber yard and he was gracious enough to give me many different turn of the century (circa 1914 to 1919) Frank Leslie’s Magazines. In this batch of printed treasure was a Curtiss Wright Flyleaf from about 1917. At least that is the date often used in these pages. The Flyleaf included pages 5 through 18. No cover was...   [click here for more]
LMW Works  $8.00 $5.00

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Homemade Lighting Made Easy: For Live-Action Role-Playing Games

Homemade Lighting Made Easy: For Live-Action Role-Playing Games


The hardest part for many LARP organizers is knowing how to set up Mood Lighting for their events. Below are instructions that if followed, to allow you to create Homemade Set Lamps that will help to immerse your Players in their environment. ...   [click here for more]
Stardust Publications  $0.99

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The Vampire's Codex Starter Adventure

The Vampire's Codex Starter Adventure


Based on J.A. Dohm's refreshing setting, this Starter Adventure RPG is a fully contained background, adventure and description of what is detailed in The Vampire's Codex Role-Playing Game. Included are three (3) pre-made characters for use as well as Game Masters' tools and characters. The Vampire's Codex is a D%(percentile) system which matches the grittiness associated with J.A. Dohm's setting, webisodes...   [click here for more]
5th Epoch Publishing, LLC  $1.95 $0.99

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How-To: Horse Nomads

How-To: Horse Nomads


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
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How-To: Far North Peoples

How-To: Far North Peoples


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
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How-To: Hill Tribes

How-To: Hill Tribes


Generally, designing a culture for a book or a game presents you with a choice: either you base it on real-world cultures and likely end up with something that could be described as "Fantasy Bedouin with some Navajo bits tacked on" or you run hog wild and run the risk of overlooking something that, however innocuous, turns out to be vitally important for that type of culture. There's another way...   [click here for more]
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Essential Ethnographies #1 - Island Builders & Others

Essential Ethnographies #1 - Island Builders & Others


One of the quickest ways to start building cultures for your setting is to take inspiration from actually-existing cultures. What do you do when you don't want to crib off the same culture cultures that everyone else has used a hundred times before? Essential Ethnographies offers the convenience of building from preexisting cultures and the flexibility and novelty of working with cultures...   [click here for more]
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Essential Ethnographies #2 - Funerary Cannibals & Others

Essential Ethnographies #2 - Funerary Cannibals & Others


One of the quickest ways to start building cultures for your setting is to take inspiration from actually-existing cultures. What do you do when you don't want to crib off the same culture cultures that everyone else has used a hundred times before? Essential Ethnographies offers the convenience of building from preexisting cultures and the flexibility and novelty of working with cultures...   [click here for more]
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Essential Ethnographies #3 - Cousins of the Bear & Others

Essential Ethnographies #3 - Cousins of the Bear & Others


One of the quickest ways to start building cultures for your setting is to take inspiration from actually-existing cultures. What do you do when you don't want to crib off the same culture cultures that everyone else has used a hundred times before? Essential Ethnographies offers the convenience of building from preexisting cultures and the flexibility and novelty of working with cultures...   [click here for more]
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Fate Plus #1—Horror (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)

Fate Plus #1—Horror (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)


Do not close your eyes now. The horror is here. This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: How to create your own horror adventures in Fate; How to create interesting characters for horror adventures; How to modify Fate rules and new ideas for rules and mechanics; Premade Player characters and NPCs...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  $4.00

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Fate Plus #2—Supers (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)

Fate Plus #2—Supers (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)


You're a superhero. Save the world! This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: How to create your own supers adventures in Fate; How to create interesting supers characters; How to modify Fate rules and new ideas for rules and mechanics; Premade Player characters and NPCs to start playing...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  $4.00

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Fate Plus #4 - Apocalypse (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)

Fate Plus #4 - Apocalypse (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)


The apocalypse has arrived. You are going to survive? This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: Rules for zombie apocalypse, infection, cure, etc .; Rules for a nuclear wasteland: radiation, radioactive consequences, etc .; Rules for alien invasion; Rules to stocking and spend resources. Fate Plus...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  $4.00

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World of AEIOUS: Primer Zero

World of AEIOUS: Primer Zero


The World of AEIOUS is a role-playing game inspired by the fast paced action of DBZ and others that it inspired throughout the years. It is designed with an original fantasy world, distinctive races and classes, grand powers, skills, and abilties, supported by a host of legends and stories, and a fighting system that will empower you to enjoy adventuring in old and new settings; using magic, technology,...   [click here for more]
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World of AEIOUS: Initiation Module ONE

World of AEIOUS: Initiation Module ONE


The World of AEIOUS is a role-playing game inspired by the fast paced action of DBZ and others that it inspired throughout the years. It is designed with an original fantasy world, distinctive races and classes, grand powers, skills, and abilties, supported by a host of legends and stories, and a fighting system that will empower you to enjoy adventuring in old and new settings; using magic, technology,...   [click here for more]
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Adventure Plus #1—The Search (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)

Adventure Plus #1—The Search (PDF+EPUB+MOBI)


Will you survive? Adventure Plus #1 will be available as PDF PWYW on October 26th. If you are a Patron of the Fate Plus project, you have access to the files at no extra cost. This product contains files in PDF, EPUB and MOBI format. In this issue you will find: A one-shot survival-style adventure for Fate Core and Fate Accelerated (FAE). Adventure...   [click here for more]
Pluma Press  $2.00

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Kittiwake Classics Living Catalogue

Kittiwake Classics Living Catalogue


A full list of Kittiwake Products updated regularly as new details are released. ...   [click here for more]
Kittiwake Classics   FREE 

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Becoming a Better Writer Through Roleplaying & Other Essays on Writing

Becoming a Better Writer Through Roleplaying & Other Essays on Writing


Becoming a Better Writer Through Roleplaying is a series of essays on using RPGs to improve your writing, how and why you should build a fandom, horror and the heroine's journey, writing fight scenes, and point of view (both the fourth person point of view, if such a thing even exists, and the second person point of view). This content previously appeared on Seventh Sanctum, The...   [click here for more]
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