In this RPG Review I look at the five books in the B/X Essentials core line: Core RulesClass and EquipmentCleric & Magic-user SpellsMonstersAdventures & Treasures The books are written by Gavin Norman of Necrotic Gnome and are available on Drivethru RPG as both PDF and print on demand versions. Title Music Shinigami by XTaKeRuX:http://freemusicarchive.org/music/XTaKeRuX/Empty_Grave/Shinigami Used… Read More »
I’m pleased to announce that a few days ago our YouTube channel passed the 2000 subscriber mark, I’m pleased that people find the videos I put out entertaining and/or useful enough to subscribe and stick with our channel and blog. To mark the occasion I filmed a combination intro/thank you video for the channel.
Since, the overwhelming support seems to be for keeping/adapting our original logo but I don’t want it to be the eye bleedingly bright red it used to be, so I’ve been playing around with the colour settings and this is a possibility. Let us know what you think.
The British Pathé youtube channel collects archived footage about particular topics from the days when news reels used to be shown in cinemas, some very interesting stuff and also shows the biases and thoughts of the time when the reels were made, could be very useful to GMs running period games: https://www.youtube.com/user/britishpathe/
I’ve recently read some very insightful posts on the various online roleplaying communities that I am a member of, some of these have made me give thought to how good a job my own channel and this website do with communicating my aims to the audience, and what those aims actually. So I sat down… Read More »
* RPG BUGBEARS – Excessive searching and obsession with detail. * GM tips – Make sure your players understand the goal/aim of your game. * GM tips – accents & vocal mannerisms * Player tips – collaboration & selling * RPG Questions – Importance of maps * GM tips – The entirely improvised session *… Read More »
I’m pleased to announce that my Red Dice Diaries Youtube Channel has now reached 1000 subscribers (it actually reached it last night, as of time of writing i’m slightly over); I do intend to record a proper thank you video incorporating some suggestions from members of the RPG Brigade (previously the Youtube RPG Brigade, the… Read More »