Tag: The One Ring

Dec 04

Forgotten Scrolls 63: Week 226

  The Forgotten Scrolls series is a weekly look at articles previously published during my 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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Nov 26

Forgotten Scrolls 62: Week 225

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

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Feb 20

Updated: The One Ring Fellowship Phase

  This essay is a second look at the Fellowship rules found in The One Ring RPG. This is the latest RPG based around The Lord of the Rings, arguably the ur-text for fantasy roleplaying.   Part one, also updated, explored the formation of the fellowship     The One Ring This is the latest …

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Feb 13

Updated: The One Ring Fellowship Formation

  The Lord of the Rings is arguably the ur-text for fantasy roleplaying, especially games in the high-fantasy mode. Therefore, it is no surprise that Middle Earth is a popular property for RPGs. I have fond memories of playing MERP, and still have a small collection of the incredibly detailed setting books from Iron Crown …

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