Monthly Archives: October 2011

Maptacular Monday: Necrodwarf Oracle

I drew this in my wallet moleskine while waiting somewhere for something. (It’s been a while.) I stocked this originally as a shrine under a temple. I was aiming for basic functionality. Entryway to receive guests and visitors and impress … Continue reading

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Best Anti-Hero Idea I’ve Ever Had

Okay, so you’ve got some players who think they want to be “evil.” What do you do? I quit running games for “evil” player characters a long time ago. No matter how fun they think it will be, there comes … Continue reading

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OSH has the Gift of Youth

  It is only a matter of time. And I am not innocent. There is a game. The game is fun. People adjust it for their tastes and settings. People put a lot of hard work in their versions, and … Continue reading

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Apologetic for Halflings.

Halflings should get paid more. Why? Jet Li’s character helps us understand. Here is the dialogue from the movie (you can see it in the clip if you click through the picture.) So the next time some big folk want … Continue reading

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One Hundred Posts!

So I am very excited and pleased to share with you that this is my one hundredth post. I started on the fourth of July, but this moment feels like a bigger bang to me somehow. Thank you for supporting … Continue reading

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Template Tuesday: OSH Prostitute

I present: the Prostitute. Wait–that doesn’t sound right. I mean, here is a template for making prostitutes–hm. Well, there’s no graceful way out of this. Just look at the attached .pdf! No, this doesn’t seem right to me either. But … Continue reading

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Maptacular Monday: Yeila Temple Sub-Basement

More of the surviving underground of the Shining City! (Other maps here.) My players should not read this, on pain of misfortune. Now we get right under the temple to Yeila herself. To the southwest, the priests have a cold … Continue reading

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Revision of “Fictive’s Talents and Templates” v 1.1 posted!

“Fictive’s Talents and Templates” was fun. Version 1.1 is more fun. This book has been fine-tuned further, answering some difficulties I had with the previous draft. Nine more templates! Even more talents, including the group and swarm combat talents! Concepts … Continue reading

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People vs. Creatures: Riddick starts at 3rd level.

I have posted a rough draft (very rough!) of “Death Shines on the Fornia Moon” science fiction setting for People vs Creatures, which is an Old School Hack/Modern Slash variant of the Old School Hack rules. Let’s make Riddick! The … Continue reading

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Victim to Survivor (People vs. Creatures variant)

“People vs. Creatures” can make “normal people” or “adventurous people.”  Adventurous people get 2 occupational talents and 5 wounds at generation. Normal people are less competent… Beginning characters get 1 occupational talent. Beginning characters have 1 wound. Level 2. When … Continue reading

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