Hello readers! Today I’d like to show you about an hour’s work of sorting through all 101 (current) Pyramid Magazine issues and sorting them into five major categories. If you’re looking for an issue of a specific genre, look below, then stop by at Warehouse 23! (Also if you’re looking for a bulk buy, they’re […]
This is the blank template you can use to make your own monster variants! Culture word Arts and Recreation word Deoculture/Religion word Food word Government word Language word Magioculture/Magic word Monster Allies, Patrons, and Dependents word Shelters and Architecture word Tabboos word Values word Biomes Land Biomes Arctic Desert Island/Beach Jungle Mountain Plains […]
After a long, long pause, this blog is ready to rise from the deep where it slumbered for eons. And for thematic reasons, I’ll begin this resurgence with some fascinating races of the… underground-lands? Hmm. That’s not a terribly great name… so in that case, today we’ll be talking about various Fantasy Cave Regions (FCR) and deciding on […]
Due to some personal issues I’ve been slipping quite a lot with my blog posts lately, and I apologize. I am currently putting this blog on hiatus until I can sort things out. You’ll know when I resume–either by new Twitter posts at @tallordaniels or at the Hoploloblog forum page.
A new Point Profile is available, this time made a little more compatible with classic GURPS NPC write-ups! No more fussing over matching HP to ST, FP to HT, and calculating Basic Speed–it’s a spreadsheet, it does that auto-magically! Enjoy!
A short post for today about laser sights. According to GURPS: High Tech, page 157, a target who sees the “dot” of a laser sight gets +1 to Dodge. I’ve houseruled that in ideal conditions, such as -1 or more penalties due to darkness, dust, fog, etcetera, can provide a net +2 to Dodges […]
Almost every time I come up with a monster encounter–improvised or not–I tend to try my darnedest to make different monsters use different weapons, abilities and tactics. Sometimes it’s easy. Creatures with inherently exotic abilities–or mastery of one college of magic–are perfect subjects. But mostly, it’s hard, and it involves me stressing over details. You can make goblins […]