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RPG Blog Carnival: Fear Of The Known

RPG Blog Carnival: Fear Of The Known

Please don’t read this if you don’t deal well with fears especially spiders and descriptions of reaching into a box containing a mystery. What do you fear? Some of us (me) are afraid of things like heights or spiders. They can be phobias with varying degrees of severity with an uncontrollable urge to panic when encountering these things. There are all kinds of other fears too, like death and the unknown. This month the Blog Carnival of the RPG Blog…

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Resources For Every GM: Characters Part 3 / Horror Part 5

Resources For Every GM: Characters Part 3 / Horror Part 5

Hello everyone, we’re back to the Resources with more inspirational works. This time we have three characters from the horror genre. More specifically, these are characters of Lovecraftian horror. If you are new here you may not have seen how much I love cosmic horror, but I do and for good reason. It holds concepts of philosophical horror that other tales just don’t connect with. Sure, other tales are less weird or more humanized, but that is why I love…

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Agents of Farsight Is Coming!!!

Agents of Farsight Is Coming!!!

Last week the first preview for Agents of Farsight went up and yesterday the second did. You can find both of those below, but you should also know that both our shows have moved hosts and, in the process, can be found now on iTunes, Stitcher, GooglePlay, and more. You can also find our feeds here and here to add them to you favorite podcast app!! Tomorrow night Patrons should get the final intro along with the two episodes featuring…

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Re-skinning: Making Your Spells Lovecraftian

Re-skinning: Making Your Spells Lovecraftian

Here we are, at the beginning of a new road for Notes of the Wandering Alchemist. Over the past few months I have been hard at work reigning myself in and figuring out my limits, desires, and capabilities. For that, I think I have been successful and as such comes a need to return to some of the things I used to do. The key to doing that was frequency and direction. In that regard we have two monthly articles…

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Libris Monstrum #19: Vampires Revisited

Libris Monstrum #19: Vampires Revisited

Tonight we come back to the topic of vampires. In the first entry on vampires, I had plenty to talk about. From the kind of vampires I enjoy to the myth’s origins to some vampire-like creatures featured in D&D, there was plenty to cover. I even went through some variant vampires in a Re-Skinning article recently. In fact there was enough to talk about that I had two entries. If you want to hear about some neat vampires of D&D…

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Resources For Every GM: Creatures Part 3 / Horror Part 4

Resources For Every GM: Creatures Part 3 / Horror Part 4

In the spirit of the best holiday of the year, this week’s Resources features three types of monsters that will strike fear into many players. Creepy, terrible, and not what they seem are the best qualities in horror monsters! Aliens The first consideration for today is one of the more obvious ones in many ways. Still, I think it is one that is not often brought to bear at the table. Most games in which I find aliens are those…

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