Here are some useful Resources that help me with my game, and might be useful for yours too. The page is divided into internal links, a thematic grouping of some of my posts that might be helpful for you, and external links.
- Conventions Page, discussing the conventions I attend
- Gates & Portals 5: Physical, emotional and personal scars, d12 table for each
- Prophecies & Omens, part 2, Bird Augury Tables
- Prophecies & Omens, part 4: Generating Prophecies
- Minor Festival Generator
- Table Tools 01; Mystic Wisdom – randomly generate a mystic statement
- Table Tools 02: 80 Nomad Names – list of 20 female and 20 male nomad-style names, each with an English translation
- Table Tools: Villain-Based Plot Engine, create custom plots
External – Blogs
- Gamers’ Plane, a play-by-post site and community
- The Mandragora
- Modern Mrs Darcy, modern womanhood blog
- The Norse Mythology Blog, mythology and online library.
External – Websites
For an all-purpose list of resources:
Otherwise, here are some specific websites I use regularly:
- Bundle of Holding, bargain RPG pdf bundles
- DriveThruRPG, digital RPG shop.
- Glorantha, home to Moon Design and the Glorantha setting.
- Indiegogo, crowd-funding website.
- Kickstarter, crowd-funding website.
- Humble Books, bargain bundles of e-books
- Low-tech Magazine, using low-tech for sustainability.
- Paizo Publishing, home to Pathfinder and assorted GM tools.
- Prince of Sartar, official Glorantha webcomic
- RPG Blog Carnival, coordinated by Johnn Four at Roleplaying Tips.
- RPG Geek, huge gaming database
- The Theoi Project, Greek mythology wiki
- TV Tropes, extensive exploration of genre tropes.
- Wonders & Marvels, oddities from history.
- Dice of Doom, a small group of indie gamers talk entertainingly about games and gaming.
- Drive to Work, Magic: The Gathering Head Designer Mark Rosewater discusses Magic and general game design
- Ken and Robin Talk About Stuff, Ken Hite and Robin D. Laws in discussion.
- Play on Target, a group of GMs discuss gaming
- Saga Thing, putting the Icelandic Sagas on trial
- Tales of Mythic Adventure, the official Glorantha-focused podcast