Tag: Improv

Aug 15

Updated: More Player Brainstorming

  A previous article discussed my process of brainstorming location aspects with the Players. Taking this one step further, the same methods can be used to create an entire setting from scratch.   Read more about Brainstorming Locations here     Our Lives with Master The impetus for the setting creation was an interlude using …

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Aug 13

Forgotten Scrolls 47: Week 210

  The Forgotten Scrolls series is a weekly look at articles previously published during four 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 …

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Aug 11

February ‘17 Carnival: Improv Encounters 14, Players Overview

  All the way back in February, the 2017 travelling RPG Blog Carnival host was Tabletop Terrors. Their nominated topic was a staple of RPG scenarios: the encounter.   This broad term gave me a lot to think about, and my initial essay plan developed into this series. Thus, I am still pursuing the February topic, …

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Aug 06

Forgotten Scrolls 46: Week 209

  The Forgotten Scrolls series is a weekly look at articles previously published during four 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 …

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Aug 04

February ‘17 Carnival: Improv Encounters 13, Plotting Overview

  All the way back in February, the 2017 travelling RPG Blog Carnival host was Tabletop Terrors. Their nominated topic was a staple of RPG scenarios: the encounter.   This broad term gave me a lot to think about, and my initial essay plan developed into this series. Thus, I am still pursuing the February topic, …

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