Tag Archives: Game Mastering

Halloween is a mere three weeks away

And the next Friday the 13th isn't until February

The clock is ticking… Like the timeless and unstoppable march of death, with the passing of each moment, Halloween looms closer and closer… and try though you might, you are powerless to stop it. Instead of cowering in fear, I … Continue reading

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How magical are your magic items?

This rant brought to you by the +1 Sword

Bear with me because I’m going to use a singular, yet poignant and shining, example of one type of magical item that so epitomizes what I really hate about the nature of magical treasures in most high fantasy games. In … Continue reading

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Consistency is key – Part 2

Fun trumps adversity every time

Last week I posted part one of my thoughts on this thread from Reality Refracted on avoiding rules and dice when the outcome of a situation is presumed. I didn’t want to spin the discussion by posting my solution to … Continue reading

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Consistency is key – Part 1

Because blind follow-through leads us down the wrong path

I was perusing a great article over at Reality Refracted about using common sense to answer resolutions where chaotic variances of the dice might (and sometimes do) create inconsistencies in situations where we all know “what should be the outcome.” … Continue reading

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Given the chance, players will be awesome

How awesome? This awesome...

Warning: Copious necessary bragging ahead… proceed with caution. If you’re not interested in hearing about just how awesome players can be, then move along… there’s nothing to see here. Still with me? Good. I think you might just enjoy this. … Continue reading

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