Tag: HeroQuest: Glorantha

Oct 03

Updated: Brainstorming the Villa Catacombs

  This essay was originally written for the June 2014 RPG Blog Carnival hosted by Fitz at Moebius Adventures. Fitz described the Carnival topic as “What’s in the hole?”   Read a full list of my Blog Carnival essays here.   In this essay, I walk through the initial process of creating an underground complex …

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Sep 23

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 30, Part 2

  Cancelled session Preparing for the Halloween interlude Prep around the building work   A Saturday without roleplaying is always a little sad. Today I had childcare commitments, and the need to be at home for the builders. The disruption caused by the building work means we are living very inefficiently, ensuring the usual chores take …

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Sep 22

Songs of Ulubrae: Chapter 29

  Have Lingered Awhile . Evening, Farmday, Secret Week, Delve Season, 1017.   Sartokna was met by a smiling Ningak the Fat in the courtyard of the Embassy. The grinning troll had secured permits and an escort by the City Watch to enable their meal together to take place in a fashionable restaurant in Altarium. …

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Sep 19

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 30, Part 1

  Dangerous tavern More new information Limited prep plans   After the enforced break, it was fantastic to game again on Saturday. Helped by my new handouts, the Players easily picked up the threads of the plot. After an uncomfortable dinner date, the Heroes pursued an old lead to find a gnome thief. The leaky …

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Sep 13

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 29, Part 3

  Campaign calendar Iron Council members Final story elements   Last weekend was one of those where I had to cancel the roleplaying session. Heading into the weekend, I hoped I would invest at least some of the time normally spent gaming back into fresh game prep. As so often happens, this was not how the …

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