Tag Archive: Hooks

Mar 11

Table Tools: The Villain-Based Plot Engine

  My long article for this week is a reprint of one I wrote for Johnn Four’s Roleplaying Tips newsletter. This weekly email is required reading for GMs, combining some great articles with frequent tips from readers. Subscribers share their experiences, allowing you to learn from the collective experience of so many GMs world-wide.   …

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Mar 01

Warlock’s Journal Contest, Storm & Shield: Agents of Order

  The blog-hopping Warlock’s Journal contest is up and running. March is my turn to host again. I am very pleased to announce the details for the sixth Warlock’s Journal contest held at Tales of a GM.   The previous contest, Unknown Underground, was hosted by Vicki over at Tabletop Adventures. See here for a full …

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Feb 19

Player Growth in RPGs

  This January, Tales of a GM was proud to host the RPG Blog Carnival. In keeping with the season, the theme for the month was Gates & Portals. My final essay for the theme was personal growth, a topic I found so fruitful it became three separate posts. This is the third part of …

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Feb 15

The February 2016 Warlock’s Journal Deadline

  The Warlock’s Journal host for February is Vicki at Tabletop Adventures. We are now close to the deadline for this month.   I noted the launch of this contest here.   The topic for the February contest is the Unknown Underground. This mysterious location is described by Vicki as follows:   This place can …

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Feb 12

Gates & Portals Blog Carnival Summary

  The January Blog Carnival was hosted by Tales of a GM.   As my final duty as host, this article brings together all of the essays submitted to the Carnival. The theme I chose for January was Gates & Portals.   I announced the topic, and provided some options, in the launch article.   …

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