Tag: Updated

Jan 16

Updated: Elemental Design Space, Part 2

  In part one of this series, I introduced several ways to present the traditional elemental creatures. Here in part two, I turn to the more exotic elemental options.   Read the Updated part 1 here     Half-Elementals The second major category of elementals are the half-elementals. These hybrid beings mix the traits of …

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Jan 09

Updated: Elemental Design, Part 1

  Elemental creatures are a common feature in many fantasy settings, yet they are so rarely explored in any great detail. Typically, elementals are a vaguely humanoid monster formed of a raw element. While there is a place for this traditional elemental in a setting, it is possible to achieve a lot more with this …

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Jan 03

Updated: The Pillbox at the Crossroads

  Spooky Spots was the theme for the October 2013 Blog Carnival. This roving Carnival of gaming goodness was hosted by Scot Newbury at his blog Of Dice and Dragons. As might be expected for this time of year, Scot chose a Halloween theme. This was my contribution.   The Pillbox at the Crossroads. For …

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Dec 13

Updated Ebb & Flow: Pacing Game Sessions over a Campaign

  The Updated series of posts are articles taken from my archives, given a fresh edit and generally rewritten in light of my current GM style. I doubt I can update every post on the blog, but I am pleased to give a least a few of my essays a new lease of life. To …

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Dec 06

Updated PC: What’s in a Name?

  The new Updated series of posts are articles taken from my archives, given a fresh edit and generally rewritten in light of my current GM style. I doubt I can update every post on the blog, but I am pleased to give a least a few of my essays a new lease of life. …

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