History in Middle Earth

When building a fantasy world, one of the most important steps is building a history for that world to exist in. History builds the world in a believable way, so that our stories don’t seem like we just pulled the story elements out of a fantasy magic hat. (Pulls out magic fantasy writing hat and … Read more

StarBorn Tactical Ship Combat Rules

What This Book Is About The goal of the Tactical Ship Combat Rules is to give a fun but tactical set of rules for running fantastical ship battles in space. Since these rules are based in the StarBorn ruleset, the ships default to a 2d plane of gravity when they approach each other. This means … Read more

Map: Stormcrest Bay

About the map 78×57, Spelljammer Map Hello spacers! This week I got the new Spelljammer Box set and I am excited to explore space with some of my players. That means a few maps like this will be landing here on Patreon. If there is demand for them from you all, I may make sure … Read more

Map: The Dwarven Halls of Khazad Dum

Map – The Dwarven Halls of Khazad Dum About the map A 48 x 29 map of the Halls of the Dwarves. I based it on the hall that Gandalf and the Fellowship ran through during the Fellowship of the Ring. About the location Khazad-dûm is the oldest and most famous of the Kingdoms of … Read more

The Saga Issue 4, August 2022

A zine for the Sagaborn Roleplaying System and other old school RPGs. Table of Contents Interview with Brian Colin of Vast Grimm History of Middle Earth History In Your World Mini Adventure: Encounter in the Forest New SagaBorn Path: The Factor Into the World: The Dark Return Into the Galaxy – The Zithu Bonus Map: The Bridge … Read more

A Window into the Universe: An Interview with Ethan Siegel

A theoretical astrophysicist by training, Ethan left a promising research career in cosmology and a job as a physics and astronomy professor to focus on science communication full-time. He revels in telling scientifically accurate, beautifully illustrated stories about the Universe with the widest audience possible. He believes this Universe is the one thing we all … Read more