Category Archives: Navah

For Newcomers to Navah (and Journeyman)

What system do you use to run it? We use Roll20.net for the maps and minis, and Zoom for the audio. You can download Zoom for free at https://zoom.us/signup Where did Journeyman come from? https://lostdelights.wordpress.com/2013/06/19/in-which-i-remember-why-i-moved-away-from-experience-points/ Where is Journeyman headed? https://lostdelights.wordpress.com/2015/01/21/dungeonmastering-again/Continue reading

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Gods & Magic in Navah, Revised

One of the issues I face in running the Navah campaign is the preconceptions that many people bring to the game that are based on other game dynamics or fantasy cultures (i.e. Tolkien). One of the most common is the … Continue reading

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On the Nature of the Journeyman System

I’m getting ready to run a new Navah campaign using Journeyman, my gaming system. So people are starting to ask again what Journeyman is about, and that is a difficult question to answer. Journeyman is a system I’ve built up … Continue reading

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Losing a Limb & Game Lethality

I just read an old blog by Omer G. Joel on lethality in gaming.  and it made me think. I disagree with Omer that lethality is the central argument. Omer praises roguelike video games, and seems to imply that tabletop … Continue reading

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Navah Mapping Binge Nearly Done

When we started “The Inheritance” campaign, with Alexios inheriting the Barthold holding of The Pass, I knew I was going to need to know a lot more about the world around them to make the campaign work well. So I … Continue reading

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NAVAH: Lorathiel Sector Terrain

For the players, here’s what the terrain of the region looks like. It is mountainous and civilization is down in the valleys. There are several passes: Highhold Pass: A mountain road between Highhold and Restwell. The Pass: Two long tunnels through … Continue reading

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NAVAH: Gang Wars on Two Planes

The party decided to withdraw with Rametta from the fight, led by Rametta herself. Josette sent her bear to extricate Alexios from the battle. In the two rounds of combat that Alexios and the bear witnessed after the rest of … Continue reading

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