Tag Archives: RPG

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 »

The Lounge interviews Johnn Four

By | 2nd June 2015

In his excellent podcast The Lounge, Misdirected Mark Productions interviews Johnn Four (the mastermind behind the excellent RPT newsletter that I contribute articles to) where they discuss a lot of things about RPGs, including mythology and the recent Mythic Gods & Monsters books co-authored by Johnn and myself. You can find a link to the… Read More »

Post LARP post

By | 26th May 2015

Well i’m sure you’ll have noticed that all’s been quiet on the Red Dice blogging front for the past few days; that’s because i’ve been indulging in the other aspect of the roleplaying hobby that I enjoy, namely LARP. For those of you who may not be aware of LARP (or LRP as it’s sometime’s… Read More »

Mythic Gods & Monsters

By | 20th May 2015

A guidebook for game masters on how to create mythic gods and mythic monsters that meddle in the lives of the player characters. This book makes filling out a pantheon with unique and interesting gods fast and easy. It then arms GMs with the tool to make mythic monsters to challenge PCs with. Just a… Read More »

Spider and Me Are Mates

By | 20th May 2015

Played in a small one-shot tonight ran by Ian F. White that was based in a version of the Mad Max apocalyptic future; had great fun despite numerous technical problems at my end (halfway through my powerline adaptors lost their link to each other so I lost connection for a while and had to get… Read More »

Fate Core Character – Sebastian Crow

By | 19th May 2015

Playing in a Mad Max inspired Fate Core one-shot this evening hosted by Ian F. White, very much looking forward to it. We were given the following background info (please note I didn’t write the background info it was provided to us by Ian F. White the host of the game): Relevant points in my… Read More »