Category Archive: Notes of a GM

Jun 26

A GM Reads: Tales from the Vulgar Unicorn

  My revised reading challenge for 2017 is to focus upon what a GM can take from the books I read. I lift out characters, events, creatures, plots or themes from each book. As a GM, you still need to read the book to gain the most benefit, but each review brings a few ideas …

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Jun 25

Forgotten Scrolls 40: Week 203

  The Forgotten Scrolls series is a weekly look at articles previously published during my almost four years of blogging. Before the usual rummage through the dusty archives, I direct you to my regular guest post at Ennead Games. Here I reprint an old essay.   This article has been given a fresh edit, a …

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Jun 25

Voting for the May ‘17 Warlock’s Journal

  The Warlock’s Journal jumps from site to site, roughly every other month. May brought a fresh host for the contest. Vikki Potter is the current host, over at Tabletop Adventures.   The topic for this round of the contest is Mothers. This concept is described by Vikki as follows:   Mothers have a large …

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Jun 21

A GM Reads: Dawn of Amber

  My revised reading challenge for 2017 is to focus upon what a GM can take from the books I read. I lift out characters, events, creatures, plots or themes from each book. As a GM, you still need to read the book to gain the most benefit, but each review brings a few ideas …

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Jun 20

Kickstarting the Happiest Apocalypse on Earth

  My Kickstarter habit is running strong in June. My latest find, guided by the awesome Misdirected Mark podcast, is an RPG. This is more familiar ground, and a lot cheaper as I can take the digital option.My Kickstarter habit is running strong in June. My latest find, guided by the awesome Misdirected Mark podcast, …

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