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Resources For Every GM: References Part 8

Resources For Every GM: References Part 8

Today I have three completely random reference books that I think every GM should have. Well, I guess that in itself isn’t random. What is random is the topics of the books, because today does not have a real theme. Instead it is three books that could really help you…in certain scenarios. Listen if you like adventures, campaigns, or lands to have specific themes than one of these books might be good for you. If not, there are seven other…

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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: Card & Board Games Part 4

Resources For Every GM: Card & Board Games Part 4

Good evening everyone! Today’s Resources entry is another list of games that you can play with your game group whenever you need a break from your campaign. The ones that I am including are especially helpful in working some of those role-playing and thinking muscles. These games are not all about the individual or competition. Instead they are cooperative and focus on the group working together to figure things out, survive, and win. Mysterium This is a newer game to…

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Resources For Every GM: Internet Part 10

Resources For Every GM: Internet Part 10

Today I have a special entry into Resources For Every GM! In it I add three more sources for your RPG folder of bookmarks. The internet has no shortage of useful tools and sites, but with so many I thought it would be a good idea to point you towards a few from the Twitter community. While some of you may already visit these sites or know of them from Twitter, other readers may not have a Twitter account or…

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Libris Monstrum #16: Kaiju Revisited

Libris Monstrum #16: Kaiju Revisited

Today we return to the Libris Monstrum’s largest monsters: the kaiju. In the first entry for these monsters we covered their origins, their mixed purpose towards the world, and using them. Today I want to visit some of the ways in which they have been utilized. From incarnations of humanity’s worst to horrible things from beyond the stars kaiju represent something a little more than gigantic monsters. Unspeakable Horrors To start I want to talk about something that isn’t quite…

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RPG Blog Carnival: Superstitions

RPG Blog Carnival: Superstitions

This months RPG Blog Carnival, appropriately, features superstitions within your game world. It is being hosted by of Dice and Dragons. I was very tempted to look into making some and solidifying the thoughts of people in one of my worlds. My problem was that I haven’t really thought about it before. Sure Luxarrah has a whole way of thinking and religion and mythos, but I never regarded what superstitions might exist as part of that. For my entry I…

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Libris Monstrum #15: Rakshasa Revisited

Libris Monstrum #15: Rakshasa Revisited

Tonight we go back to the rakshasa! Last time we talked about the origins of the rakshasa and what makes them recognizable at the D&D table. Today we take a stronger look at their various forms over the years, and explore the real world version of the deity they are said to worship. Finally we take a quick look at another version from television wish provides a little twist on the monster and an idea for what weapon can really…

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Review: Last Flickering Light

Review: Last Flickering Light

Good evening all! Today I have a review for you and this time it is an adventure designed for 5th Edition Dungeons & Dragons. Last Flickering Light is an adventure by Rat King Now! It is designed for characters of 5th to 10th level and intended to take somewhere around the 8 hour mark. Now, fair warning, I have not played through the adventure so I cannot make claim as to how well it runs or any hiccups I personally…

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Resources For Every GM: Podcasts & Streams Part 4

Resources For Every GM: Podcasts & Streams Part 4

For the first time since moving to the new site, Resources For Every GM is back! I have been meaning to do this for a while, and it took longer than I meant it to, but we are finally here. I am going to keep it to that, because I want to get to it and I have a D&D game this evening! Tonight some podcasts I have been enjoying recently! Welcome To Nightvale My gods do I love this…

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