The Forgotten Scrolls series is a weekly look at articles previously published during my three-and-a-half 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 little more polish, and reprinted as a guest post on the Ennead blog. This weekend, the article presented six plot outlines suitable for adding character development into a campaign:
Last Month: Week 183
Four weeks ago, I launched The Best of 2016 pdf, a compilation of the 12 most popular essay from last year. Week 183 featured my final contribution to the January Blog Carnival I hosted, as I summarized all the contributions in a single essay:
Six Months Ago: Week 161
Further back, in September 2016, I began my countdown to Dragonmeet 2016. The long blog post for week 161 was yet another in the long-running Improv Gaming series. Part 8 explored the use of Narrative Outcomes at the table:
Last Year: Week 135
Stepping back to March, I was promoting my Agents of Order contest for the wandering Warlock’s Journal. My long article for week 135 was an exploration of my four most-influential RPGs. This popular essay, along with a sequel, appears in The Best of 2016 pdf:
Two Years ago: Week 83
Winding back another year to 2015, I noted my new tumblr account. My long blog post for week 83 was another look at the excellent Spark RPG. In this essay I wrote about the advice for Players given in the rules:
Three Years ago: Week 31
Finally, we reach 2014, where I promoted the Norse Mythology blog. The feature article for week 31 was a review of the excellent Chase Cards from Paizo:
Once again, I hope you liked this journey through the archives of Tales of a GM. Did you find any lost treasures this week?