Tag: HeroQuest: Glorantha

Dec 14

Songs of Ulubrae: Chapter 33

  Keep Faith for All     Morning, Marchday, Secret Week, Delve Season, 1017.   The Heroes united in Sartokna’s office to discuss recent events. Arrluk was praised for his efforts diverting Umiaq from raiding the Proculus Tower for the artefact. Sartokna then consulted with the Ambassador, who confirmed news of the planned invasion. Sartokna …

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Dec 12

Updated: Yes/No, but Little Wizards

  This article is a synthesis of two previous posts. Both looked at ways to make the outcomes of skill checks interesting, and ease the process of narrating the results. First, there was Totally Yes/No and But which expanded the graduated outcomes in HeroQuest. The second post was Little Wizards and Making Failure Interesting.   …

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Dec 11

Forgotten Scrolls 64: Week 227

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

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Dec 10

12 Days of Dicember: Q10

    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. We are now rolling towards the end of the project, …

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Dec 08

Songs of Ulubrae: Chapter 32

  What Voice more Sweet     Morning, Quarryday, Secret Week, Delve Season, 1017.   Arrluk and Umiaq met in the embassy to update Adlartok about what they learnt at the Dwarven Ladies Tea Circle. There was so much new information to consider. Umiaq resolved the best place to begin was to speak with his …

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