In this article, I address a statement I have heard players and GMs alike voice, namely that most NPCs should be 1st level at most or “commoners”. In times of war, those who actually see a good deal of battle and survive, either gained a good deal of experience, or just had really really good […]
“Out with it,” barked the wizened old dwarf. Erl’s leather face shifted into a smile and he slapped Gartnor on the back with a stinging but friendly force. “The faster you ’splain what you want, the faster we can guzzle that pitcher.” “I…uh…I’m not here to drink. I just…” “Not here to drink, he says,” […]
When creating Atheles, Michael Bielaczyc and I have worked hard to ensure SagaBorn gameplay becomes an immersive, story-based experience with interpersonal drama and engaging narrative rather than mere power gaming. An engaging narrative is difficult to accomplish when writing a book, but it is even more difficult to accomplish in a game whose story is […]
Artists and designers discuss art in gaming and how it influences, enhances, and defines an RPG game book. Panelists: Anne Stokes Mathew Kaminsk Melissa Gay Michael Bielaczyc Paul Bielaczyc Robert Schwalb Moderated by Denise Bowman Check out MidSouthCon.
So The Dead Gulch adventure is at the printers, and the PDF is already available for purchase. Where are we planning on going from here? First, we are putting out the SagaBorn Roleplaying System. This system is created for the World of Uteria setting, a harsh, low magic world. To reflect this, we have limited […]
The latest book from SagaBorn is out: The Dead Gulch Adventure! Download The Dead Gulch PDF Plagues have ravaged the lands for generations. While the city of Ferryport has been spared the worst, it has still seen its share of death and pestilence. During the worst outbreaks, corpses lined the streets and the people had […]
Hello Adventurers! As we approach the earth holiday season and leave Wookie Day behind us, we wanted to announce a Kickstarter that has been rolled out. Many Bothan’s gave their lives to bring us this information. Space Battle Dice These dice will be compatible with the Armada Game System and also come with a unique […]
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