Matters of Fate: Random Tables

Love them or hate them, random charts and tables have a long history in RPGs, whether it be to determine wilderness encounters, a random bauble gained at character gen or any number of other potential things.

Matters of Fate: Shortest skill list?

I’ve been thinking a fair bit about skill lists, Approaches and Professions in the Fate system, in preparing my Storm & Sail game (starting next weekend) I’ve decided to go with a Profession based system, but it has got me thinking about just how many skills are actually needed in a Fate game; if you love the […]

Matters of Fate: Viewer Request – Situation Aspects

Video Version Audio Version [iframe style=”border:none” src=”” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Discussing situational aspects in a little more detail. Check out this episode!

Matters of Fate: GM role in Game Creation

In this episode we continue to explore running the game, looking at the GMs role in game creation: Or you can listen to the audio version below: Direct download link for audio version Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

Matters of Fate Podcasts now available on iTunes

Following a request from one of my viewers/listeners I’ve been looking into how I could make my Matters of Fate podcasts available on iTunes; good news is that I’ve now submitted it to the iStore and you can find the episodes here.  

Matters of Fate: Challenges, conflicts & contests

In this episode of Matters of Fate we look at three methods of resolving tests with a little more detail than the standard overcome rolls. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

Matters of Fate: Skills & Stunts

In this video we take a look at skills in Fate Core and how Stunts can be constructed and used. You can also access the audio only version of the file here. The Fate Core SRD can be accessed by clicking here. Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS