Tag Archives: Captain Benito

"Talons of the Winter King" – Serpents Fall Session 10 – Writeup

By | 11th May 2014

Moroveer has gathered the necessary items to effect his disguise as a missionary and sneak back into Winchester, the spiritually altered Lord Wulfric is wrapped in rags and disguised as a leper to both hide his appearance and discourage future investigation by guards in Winchester, they have scrounged a bell from Cenhelm’s farm to add… Read More »

"Eight Days of Winter" – Serpents Fall Session 9 – Writeup

By | 11th April 2014

The group are resting, wary of pursuit by the Regent’s forces in a small farmhouse owned by Cenhelm and his wife Aesc, Moroveer plans to sneak into Winchester disguised as a trader whilst Horesh wishes to ally with Celts. The spear Aelfgar, having once belonged to Godric the deceased king of Winchester, has been disguised… Read More »

"A Cold Wind from the North" – Serpents Fall Session 8 – Writeup

By | 9th April 2014

Moroveer languishes in the dungeons of Winchester castle where he has been for last 6 months since being double-crossed on a slave deal by Regent Eadweard Harcourt. Horesh stands in the courtyard at Castle Harcourt, having attempted rouse the mistreated people to rise up against unjust rule of the Regent, calling on them to support… Read More »

"Curse of the Pirate King" – Serpents Fall Session 7 – Flashback session (write-up)

By | 3rd April 2014

Far below castle Harcourt in the dank dungeons the ancient sage Mervane places his hand over Captain Benito’s eyes and asks him to cast his mind back to the time when his curse was first inflicted on him; the years seem to fall away as Benito finds himself transported back through the alchemy of his… Read More »

Adapting 'Age of Arthur' mass battle rules for use in Fleet battle scenarios

By | 5th February 2014

Anyone who has listened to my recent review (viewable here) of Wordplay Games excellent game Age of Arthur (written by Paul Mitchener and Graham Spearing) will know that I was particularly taken with the magic systems and the mass-battle rules presented in the book; we had a great session of my Serpents Fall Fate Accelerated… Read More »

Serpents Fall: Death in the Forest – Session 3

By | 5th January 2014

Thinking about recent events Ozuchi calls on the knowledge of his ancestral spirits and asks them “Where will the dark corsairs target next?” A whispered voice on the wind speaks to Ozuchi as a flock of seagulls take to the air and spiral around the stygian medicine man, the spirits of the air tell him… Read More »

Serpents Fall: The Darkness Beneath – Session 2

By | 4th January 2014

Horesh leads the group through the darkness of Celtia’s Great Forest, following the strands of death energy ahead of him, Ozuchi follows behind, his eyes darting over the varied vegetation of the Great Forest, occasionally he pauses to pluck some herbs and roots that he thinks might help with his healing arts. The trees they… Read More »

Serpents Fall: Fires in Celtia – Session 1

By | 3rd January 2014

As part of my effort to move the information on my Fate Accelerated fantasy S&S game Serpents Fall onto a tiddlywiki for ease of reference i’ve finally started typing up the session videos into a written form, presented below for people who are interested but don’t have time to watch the videos (or who just prefer… Read More »

Serpents Fall – Cast of characters

By | 20th November 2013

We’re now on the run up to our third G+ hangout session for our Serpents Fall Fate Accelerated game so thought i’d post up a little about the characters that are taking part in the game: * * * Captain Benito, deposed Pirate King Captain Benito was once the chosen King of the Sword Isles,… Read More »