Category Archives: Random Generation

Imagination, and How I Fake It

I have a very structured mind. I have been told that I am remarkably adept at organizing information and making sense of things. I never been told I have a great imagination, and honestly, I don’t think I do. It’s a bit of an inconvenience when designing things — I can build almost anything, once […]

Random Leads to Awesome

I really, really don’t want to see this lost. Grey Knight went through some of the places I posted yesterday and described them. It looks like adding ‘small gods’ as an option when naming a place leads to some pretty inspiring thought.Creepy thought, some of it, but I can very much see using these. In […]

Some More Randomness

The more I work with Matt Finch’s Tome of Adventure Design, the more I like it. In fact, I’ve been meaning to review it. Another time, I’m busy right now. In fact, I’m busy messing with the tables and how they interact. Some time ago I posted a list of 500 Random Old-School Adventure Sites […]

500 Random Old-School Adventure Sites

My colleague and collaborator GreyKnight told me this morning that he is building a megadungeon. I thought I’d give him a bit of a nudge, and ran a little random generator I’m working on to build a set of 500 Old School styled adventuring sites. The tables originated with Matt Finch’s excellent Tome of Adventure […]