Tag Archives: jadepunk

Skyless City: Session 17 – Welcome to Heaven

By | 17th August 2015

In third and final season of our Jadepunk campaign, our heroes have moved to the upper-class Tengoku District, still looking for a way to strike at the corrupt Governor who controls Kausao; but following a kidnapping they make a surprise discovery about the nature of the threat to the city.

Skyless City downtime and bumper issue 10 campaign newsletter

By | 29th July 2015

Recently I decided to have a period of downtime for our Skyless City Jadepunk; now the game is still going ahead as normal but we’re moving the timeline forward by three months and are going to detail one of the city districts (the Sengoku or Heaven District) in more detail as a future homebase for… Read More »

How I use Fronts in my Jadepunk Game

By | 11th June 2015

Recently I chatted on-air with James Chambers about the organisational aid called Fronts that is featured in the various ‘powered by the apocalypse’ games (Apocalypse World, Dungeon World, Monster of the Week, Tremulus, etc) and how they could be used in other games to help a GM organise their plots and keep track of what is going on.… Read More »

Ritual Magic in Jadepunk

By | 6th June 2015

In the main Jadepunk rulebook, one of the lesser nations, the Ahlmac, are described as: “blood worshippers, believing that power even beyond what jade can give is found in one’s own blood” This was very interesting to me since magical effects obviously do exist in the system but they are largely confined to strange martial… Read More »

Skyless City – Jadepunk Session 13 – With this Ring

By | 4th June 2015

We suffered some technical difficulties with our last Jadepunk session video that lead to the audio for one of the players not being recorded at all on the live-streamed video; I’ve been looking into ways to prevent this in the future, but rather than leave a gap in the playlist I decided to record a… Read More »