Category Archives: Gaming Tools & Accessories

Roll20: Finally some Character Portraits of Color

I create all my own minis for Roll20 using pictures of actual minis or character portraits. The residents of my world Navah do not discriminate by skin color, and there is a lot more color in the population. Unfortunately, there … Continue reading

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So you want to run a horror RPG…

Originally posted on Luciella Elisabeth Scarlett:
My contribution to the first volume of the Uncaged anthology is Galateya’s Will, a horror-themed adventure based on the Greek myth of Pygmalion. In the introduction to the adventure I mention the use of safety…

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Peter’s Software for Traveller & Harn

Peter Kreft of Siegen, Germany, has been developing executable utilities for Traveller and Harn since 2017. He also has one for GURPS 4. His page is https://peterssoftwareprojects.com/ and is worth a look if you’re interested in those.

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Miniatures for the Grand Melee

In order to have 60 fighters on the field at the same time, and to keep track of their stats and injuries, seemed a daunting task, so I created some new miniatures that are more like war game tokens. each … Continue reading

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NAVAH: Working on the City Generator again

We’re coming up on a county-wide tournament in the game, and I wanted to step it up a notch, generating the warriors for the full county, which includes 3 castles, 1 keep, 2 monasteries, 3 temples, 52 hamlets, 55 villages, … Continue reading

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Stocking Stuffer: Pirate or LARP coins

I’m not getting a commission or anything on this — I’m just a satisfied consumer. I ordered a pack of 200 Pirate Coins on Amazon from Beverly Oaks. I got about 60 gold pieces, 60 silver pieces, and the rest … Continue reading

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Fortunae (Bennies)

The foundation of my games are my Gamemastering Guidelines, which I put together in 2012. These were: Have Fun Roleplaying is not wargaming The player characters are heroes All the players are heroes The play is the thing Move the … Continue reading

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