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A collection of nine, system-neutral doomsday devices & plots.

The Warlock's Journal Contest is a product of the Gamer Lifestyle community. Each month or so, this roving contest jumps from one member's blog to another. In July 2017 the wandering Warlock's Journal contest returned to my Tales of a GM blog for an eighth visit.

The contests at Tales of a GM focus on the organisation Storm & Shield. This is a group which spans the dimensions, with a hand in every world. Elite, well-funded and highly organised, agents of Storm & Shield can be found almost anywhere in the Cosmos.

The Contest: Doomsday Devices

We have long known the agents of Storm & Shield Prime are elite operatives, aided by truly amazing technology. The challenges they face are equally amazing. Along with clever foes, the agents of Storm & Shield must deal with complex technological devices, and the fiendish threats they create.

Contestants were invited to describe one such doomsday device. The submissions typically included a sinister plot in their entry. Storm & Shield: Doomsday Devices collects together the five devices submitted to the contest, plus four bonus devices. The winner was determined by an online poll, between the five original entries.

This pdf features:

  • The Winning Entry: Worldwave by Alec Brownie
  • Two Additional Entries by Dale Jennings, Ben Stone and Clark Timmins
  • Four Bonus Entries by Phil Nicholls
  • All entries are short, system-neutral essays
  • Bookmarks
  • Art Layer for easy printing
  • Internal pdf hyperlinks
  • 24 pages, including front and back covers

Happy Gaming


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