We're just a few days away until the launch of a ton of cool projects for Zinequest 3, so, like most of the creators involved, I'm in final countdown insanity mode trying to get everything triple-checked before I click launch. The thing I'm focusing on the most in this final week before is illustration. I'd … Continue reading Art for Zinequest 3
We're a little less than two weeks out from the kickoff of the Zinequest 3 event through kickstarter and I'm wrapping up the bulk of the production work for my upcoming adventure module: In the Shadow of Tower Silveraxe. The prelaunch page is live and now begins the rush to get the word out. In … Continue reading In the Shadow of Tower Silveraxe – Announcement
We're about two weeks out from the start of Zinquest 3 through Kickstarter and I'm posting another preview of my upcoming OSR adventure module called In the Shadow of Tower Silveraxe. This time I'm showing the full color version of the overland map for the adventure setting. If I did my math right, the map … Continue reading Gemthrone Wilderness Map
Zinequest 3 project update. As we get closer to February, I thought I should post a little preview for my upcoming rpg zine: In the Shadow of Tower Silveraxe. Here we're looking at the dwarven town in the module—Karn Buldahr.
In this post, I share some thoughts for hunting for Basic Dungeons and Dragons and Old School Essentials. The entry for hunting only mentions you have a 1-in-6 chance for finding quarry, but it doesn’t say how much food you can acquire. Never fear, I got this—hold my ale!
To add to the adventure atmosphere (ba-dum-tiss!) and help bring the campaign setting and overland travel to life for your players, the weather should be somewhat unpredictable for the Player Characters. However, in some instances, the weather forecast can, and should, be more accurately predictable based on observation and common knowledge.
Since I started GMing back in 2015, I've never run with miniatures. Though, I've painted them for other games. Since there has been time to spare, the desire, but not equally so with cash, I needed to find some options on the cheap side. Like real cheap - Enter Dark Alliance. The quality of these … Continue reading A Good Time to Paint Orcs
Why oh why didn't I pick the old one... Earlier this year I had begun planting the seeds of a future D&D group. With not too much convincing I was able to wrangle five of our friends here in town to get real nerdy and roll up some characters. Most of them had literally never … Continue reading I’ve Made a Huge Mistake.