Tag: Campaign

Dec 05

12 Days of Dicember: Q5

    Here at Tales of a GM, I am running the 12 Days of Dicember project, a way for us to share our love of dice. Each day this month, until the twelfth, there is a new question to spark a conversation about the dice we love.   See the launch post here     Day 5 …

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Dec 01

Minor Festival Generator

  December is one of those times in the year when religious festivals loom large. Such communal worship is often absent from our games. Large festivals are generally treated as plot devices in a campaign. However, in a setting with multiple deities, there should be frequent minor festivals.   I noted previously my failure to …

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Nov 30

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 33, Part 2

  Backpack & Lists Dragonmeet plans Preparing for the train journey   My focus this week has been on preparing for the trip to Dragonmeet on Saturday. My bag is about half-packed already. I am close to completing the various notes and lists I take to remind me of my plans. The last of these …

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Nov 28

Shadows of Ulubrae, Chapter 33, Part 1

  More new information to process Dragonmeet weekend Prepping for a day in London   The session on Saturday was another visit to Ulubrae. The trio of Heroes followed a few of the leads gained during the afternoon spent with the Dwarven Ladies Tea Circle. This revealed yet more new information, even if the struggle …

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Nov 27

Updated: GMC Body Language

  My weakest area as a GM is my portrayal of GMCs. Thus, the most relevant part of the comprehensive Guidance chapter of the Spark RPG by Jason Pitre was the GMC advice. This essay expands upon Jason’s suggestions. I have written before about the ideas of Jason Pitre found in Spark RPG:   My …

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