Welcome to the Underworld, a place of horrors, a place that heroes may visit and wish to forget, a place that will leave scares in the soul as well as scars on the body.
Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I talked about the living Forest inspired by Tales of the Margreve. Today the theme is Couple. I wonder how many games actually have characters in a couple. I have only had it once, and it was my friend who got me into D&D in the first place. He was playing a … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 7: Couple
If you go down to the woods today, prepare for a big surprise... Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I paid tribute to WorldAnvil and Summer Camp 2020. Today the theme is Forest, and the Cool publication from Kobold Press "Tales of the Old Margreve". The basic premise of this is that the forest is alive (or at … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 6: Forest – the forest is alive!
Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at The Gyrfalcon's Vision and how it has changed Akorros. Today the theme is Tribute, and I'd like to pay tribute to WorldAnvil and the Summer Camp 2020. World Anvil is an online tool designed for world-building - whether that's developing a world for a TTRPG, or keeping track of … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 5: Tribute – a tribute to WorldAnvil and Summer Camp 2020
Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at the Thread of the story and problems I have had keeping it going. Today I'd like to introduce you to someone whose Vision changed the path of Akorros. The Gyrfalcon The Gyrfalcon is the secretive leader of The Akorros Thieves Guild. Very few people know their true identity, but everyone … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 4: Vision – how the Gyrfalcon’s vision changed Akorros
Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at Change - the small change in your pocket and what happens in Darokin and Akorros when you need to handle larger amounts of money. The prompt for today is Thread. So how do you keep the thread of the story going? This is something I feel I've been struggling … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 3: Thread – struggling to keep the thread of the campaign going
Yesterday was the Beginning. Today it's time for Change. And to start the changes, here's the alternate presentation of the prompts as a map, created by dunroaminpress. So, change. Change is good - passems, tentrids, half-daros, daros, or copper pieces, silver pieces, electrum pieces, gold pieces, or shells, carved bone pieces, inscribed pieces of wood. … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 2: Change, small change and Certified Letters of Credit
It's August, so that means RPGaDay is back, and like last year, the prompts are words or phrases rather than questions. Today, the first day, appropriately enough, is Beginning. For those of you who aren't familiar with RPGaDay, it is an initiative which has been organised by Autocratik (David F Chapman) and Runeslinger (Anthony Boyd) … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 1: Beginning – how beginning a new campaign phase led to Developing Akorros
RPGaDay2020 is coming. The prompts are now out - see Autocratik's post here and Runeslinger's post here - and I’m planning on participating for my third year. One post for every day in August…can I keep up? I started RPGaDay2018 part-way through, and managed about half of the prompts. I managed to finish RPGaDay2019, and … Continue reading #RPGaDAY2020