Celtic-Type Setting in D&D 3.x

This topic was started in rec.games.frp.dnd on May 24, 2007. The original thread can be read at http://groups.google.com/group/rec.games.frp.dnd/browse_thread/thread/6662e4aded1800d3/6c3ab66bcdcb182e http://www.gameskb.com/Uwe/Forum.aspx/games-dnd/9960/kjd-gaz-celtic-type-setting Here are some initial thoughts on a Celtic-type region in my campaign.  I haven’t worked out much by way of names and the like yet; here I’m sketching out what game …

Mining the Archives

Part of the reason I created this site was to build a repository of posts I’ve made to rec.games.frp.dnd. It didn’t take long before this was my primary publishing location, and I just published links in RGFD.  I’m entirely okay with that, but my original goal kind of fell to …

West Marches-style Sandbox Campaign

Ben Robbins had what looks like a very good sandbox campaign, and a remarkable way of managing PCs available at any given time. This post describes how I think I’ll go about giving it a try, because it sounds like it’ll work very well for me, given the difficulties I’ve had in maintaining a steady group of players online… and the design requirements for any particular session are relatively small compared to my normal campaign design mechanisms. I’m looking for players and possibly co-GMs.

Valkyrie Class, Tweaked

GreyKnight is starting a campaign set in the world implied by Nethack, using Pathfinder RPG as his base rule set.  Among other things, this requires him to build some new character classes. He has taken a run at the Valkyrie class and asked for some comments and suggestions.  This post …

Anime and RPGs

In the last couple of months I have seen comments linking anime and role playing games.  It is not a bad link, really, given the overlap between ‘watchers of anime’ and ‘players of RPGs’ and the influence anime and RPGs have on each other.  However, it is incomplete because ‘anime’ …