RPT Gems #65: Mapping Tutorial, Free Post Apoc Video Book, 50 Places Straight Out Of Nightmares

Mapping With Gimp Tutorial From MonkeyBlood Design comes this step-by-step mapping lesson for creating wilderness maps with the free image software, GIMP. The tut uses their commercial symbols file, but you can use free icons and art from elsewhere just as easily. Six Tips For Battles With The Big Bad Guys From the Adventure Maximus! […]

RPT #3: How To Develop A Compelling Voice

Contents How To Develop A Compelling Voice The Gamemaster’s Hall Of Shame: Monty Haul’s Top Ten Cousins by Peter Maranci How To Develop A Compelling Voice Johnn Four I learned a new habit recently that has had a surprising and positive impact in my life: speaking from the diaphragm. Breathing and speaking from the diaphragm […]

RPT Gems #3

Combat Manager For Pathfinder For Windows XP, Vista and 7, and requiring .NET 4.0, this software is an: Initiative and Combat Management for Pathfinder with searchable Monsters, Feats, Spells and Rules database, Monster Advancer and Treasure Generator. I installed the program and it works well. The database on NPCs alone is worth the download for […]

RPT #2: The Time Bomb Solution

Johnn Four One of the most destructive events that happens every few game sessions in my campaign is the Time Bomb. A missed or incorrectly interpreted rule, a forgotten fact or just a bad play and everybody realizes a little later that a mistake has occurred. And the mistake has deeply affected events that followed. […]