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GM Dictionary: Weather #9

GM Dictionary: Weather #9

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Supercell This is a special type of thunderstorm that has a continuous, rotating updraft. While the least…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #8

GM Dictionary: Weather #8

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Tornado This rapidly rotating column of air connects to both cloud and ground. The funnel moves through…

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Libris Monstrum #35: Kuo-toa Revisited

Libris Monstrum #35: Kuo-toa Revisited

Last time we visited the kuo-toa we talked about their changing existence throughout the history of D&D and their relationship to cosmic horror literature. Because they are D&D IP, other games must find or create different creatures to act in their stead. Today we will look at some examples of that. Skum This is an interesting one. Skum started off in Dungeons & Dragons as a slave race. Like so many of the horrific, aberrant races of horror the aboleth…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #7

GM Dictionary: Weather #7

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Dust Storm In arid and semi-arid regions wind can pick up and blow loose sand and dust,…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #6

GM Dictionary: Weather #6

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Thundersnow An unusual occurrence, thundersnow is when a thunderstorm forms in a time and temperature that causes…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #5

GM Dictionary: Weather #5

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Typhoon A typhoon is virtually the same thing as a hurricane or a cyclone, differing only in…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #4

GM Dictionary: Weather #4

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Land Breeze After sunset, the temperature changes move in the direction of the drier terrestrial air towards…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #3

GM Dictionary: Weather #3

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Sea Breeze This is the breeze that blows in from a large body of water towards land…

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Resources For Every GM: Characters Part 4 / Horror Part 6

Resources For Every GM: Characters Part 4 / Horror Part 6

Hello everyone! Today I have another double topic featuring three characters from classic horror movies that would make interesting monsters or villains for your campaign! Freddy Krueger Freddy comes from the Nightmare on Elm Street film series by Wes Craven and is among the more famous slasher killers. What makes him interesting is the fact that the character does not exist in the real world, he is merely a fiction of our nightmares. Of course that isn’t wholly true as…

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GM Dictionary: Weather #2

GM Dictionary: Weather #2

This month I wanted to tackle something that often get’s glossed over. When it doesn’t, it tends to be one of the more important features of a scene. Whether you want to use it more, have a little more variety, or be able to drop in more terms for these things I have some weather-related words for you in this month’s GM Dictionary! Monsoon Monsoons are seasonal changes that include a reversing of wind direction and precipitation. Generally used to…

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