Tag: Campaign

Nov 24

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 32, Part 1

  Dwarven Ladies Tea Circle gossip Players managing the flow of information Prepping for a different selection of Players   The game session last Saturday was a welcome return to Ulubrae. The story picked up with the Heroes gossiping at a meeting of the Dwarven Ladies Tea Circle. As expected, this resulted in several new …

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Nov 22

Songs of Ulubrae: Chapter 31

  With Vivid Faces     Mid-afternoon, Marketday, Secret Week, Delve Season, 1017.   The Heroes spent the afternoon chatting amiably to a meeting of the Dwarven Ladies Tea Circle hosted by Tarsiqia Ternetus Aureus. Alongside a wide range of political gossip, they also discussed a few matters of interest to the Troll Embassy.   …

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Nov 21

A GM Reads: The Ice Schooner

  My revised reading challenge for 2017 is to focus on 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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Nov 20

Updated: Random Narrative Dungeons

  I rarely use dungeons as the primary adventuring location for my story arcs. However, there remains space for an underground complex in a narrative game. If drama comes from conflict, then there is sure to be plenty of drama in a dungeon packed with antagonists.   Here is one method for a narrative GM …

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Nov 17

Nov ‘17 Carnival: Betrayal Revisited

  The travelling RPG Blog Carnival continues to jump from one blog to another. I try to contribute every month, although a topic can catch my imagination and lead to a long series, such as the 2017 February topic.   In November, the traditional Carnival host is Mike Bourke at Campaign Mastery. The chosen topic …

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