Tag: Hooks

Oct 21

Looming Deadline for the Oct ‘17 Warlock’s Journal Contest

  The Warlock’s Journal jumps from site to site, roughly every other month. October has brought a fresh host for the contest. Michael Christensen is the current host, over at Tiny Gork. The deadline for Michael’s contest is looming.   The topic for this round of the contest is a little different. For this month, Michael has …

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Oct 09

Updated: Building the Villa Catacombs

  In the previous Updated essay, I walked through the process of brainstorming the background to the catacombs beneath a villa. The next step was to look at all of the ratings we created together, and pick out those elements to include in the tombs. Working from the larger areas down to the catacombs themselves, …

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Oct 04

Launch of the October ‘17 Warlock’s Journal Contest

  The Warlock’s Journal jumps from site to site, roughly every other month. October has brought a fresh host for the contest. Michael Christensen is the current host, over at Tiny Gork.     The topic for this round of the contest is a little different. For this month, Michael has created an interesting image, …

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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 22

Sep ‘17 Carnival: Riddle Rooms

  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 September, the Carnival has a home fixture as the host is Johnn Four at …

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