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Thoughts on Fate: A Collection of Essays on the Fate RPG

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Thoughts on Fate is a collection of essays that cover a wealth of topics about the Fate roleplaying game. Inside you'll find the following articles:
  • A Few Random Tips for Running Long Fate Games
  • Recap Aspects
  • Circumstantial PC Aspects
  • How to Handle Missing Players in a Fate Campaign
  • Cinematic Initiative
  • The Disposable PC
  • Tiered Opponents
  • How I Setup a Junkyard Boss Fight
  • Martial Magic
  • Trickery Magic
  • Arcane Mechanics, the McGuyvers of the Modern Magical World
  • Fate Pickup Game — Save the Ghostbusters

All of the content here originally appeared on the blog of Randy Oest, the person behind the Fate SRD website.

And if you like the Cinematic Initiative article, be sure to check out the Turn Tracker cards as an easy way to track who's turn it is.

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August 28th, 2016
There are some amazing ideas! It's well worth the price and can be easily adapted to other systems. [...]
April 28th, 2016
Not a bad collection of essays on Fate and how to run it. Naturally, everyone's experiences as a GM will differ and different techniques work better or worse with different players, so I'm not about to adopt all of the suggestions in here. In fact ther [...]
March 15th, 2016
A nice collection of ideas for tweaking Fate and pulling more story out of the basic Fate mechanics. I was particularly interested in the recap aspects, circumstantial PC aspects, and blooming onions -- no, I mean tiered opponents. These are all simple [...]
March 12th, 2016
One thing I love about good RPG books is that they make me feel excited about running a game. Thoughts on Fate is a good collection of Fate articles that achieve that same goal. There are about 22 pages in the book which about 60% of the book are good [...]
March 11th, 2016
I have not read through the magic systems yet, but the first part offers some great ideas on how to change things up. [...]
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