Category Archives: Resources

In Resources you can find downloadable rpg content, strategy guides and house rules for all kind of games, and articles about the games.

Jackpot! Gambling in Gamin’!

Often times when I even mention the word dice or if I happen to have a D6 handy inevitably someone asks me if I’m a gambler, which seems a bit bizarre that someone who gambles would carry around dice but the universe eludes me sometimes. So since people mistake it all the time, and many of us love to do… Read More »

Free Medieval Market Map via DramaScape

Great maps can be hard to come by, and sometimes even think up. There are things we may not be worried about that our players, obviously are. So it’s nice once in awhile to be able to pull out a premade map for something that may not be important to the big picture (or maybe it is!) but… Read More »

Drow: Ways to avoid backstory stereotypes.

Recently, the Drow have been all the rage! Everything from the expansion pack for Dungeons and Dragons Online to the Underdark and Menzoberranzan supplements, the blood red skull spider has been blazon on my facebook and all over the internet for some time now, I recently even took the facebook quiz to find out which Drow house best suits you, and… Read More »

Demons for Legend – Arachnodemon and Imp

Hi Legend players !    This is my second article about summon-able monsters for the Legend RPG, using the rules in Arcania of Legend : Blood Magic. After my last article featuring the Succubus and Incubus, I decided that now I will create some much more combat oriented monster, and another one, which is something smaller and easier… Read More »

Demons for Legend – Succubus and Incubus

Hi Legend players !    Since I reviewed Arcania of Legend : Blood Magic I was very intrigued by the summoning rules. I think the potential to include demons, devils and other strange things is great, and must be exploited.    I think to get the intended result the demons and their otherworldly ilk should be not only… Read More »

Review – RPG Combat Tracker

  Last week we received some promo codes from Marco Antônio Pompei for the nice little iPad application : RPG Combat Tracker. This little software is supposed to help Game Masters to run their combat encounters much more smoothly then with the original pen & paper method.   While the software don’t state this but it’s usable only… Read More »

Campaign Journal – Jade Regent (PFRPG) #1

Hi fellow players,   Recently we started a new campaign with my players using the Jade Regent Adventure Path, so I decided to do something I haven’t done in years : to write an online campaign journal about our gaming sessions. Hopefully I can provide updates in every 2-3 weeks on the matter.   I hope I could… Read More »

Free Legend RPG NPC pack !

Hi Legend players ! As I promised earlier here is our first batch of ready to use non-player characters. For now I included 8 common folk you may meet during your adventures, like the Blacksmith and City Guard. You may download the file here : Legend – Common NPC Collection 0.1 If you are more interested in playable… Read More »

Gm Tips : How to introduce new players to Roleplaying-games ? – part 2

Last time I started to talk about the rewarding work of turning a new would-be-player into roleplayer to your playing group. In the previous part I shared my ideas ,that what should yo do and what should you avoid before the fateful first gaming session. You may find the first part of the article here. Now I want… Read More »

A new free map : Hillside Tavern !

  There is a new free map available on RPGNow, Hillside Tavern. It’s released as the first volume of RedBrick‘s DramaScape series, and it’s available for free until end of January 2012. They promised the second DramaScape product to be released in February 2012.  The map is in full-color, it’s measures 42 x 30 inch, and featuring a… Read More »

Gm Tips : How to introduce new players to Roleplaying-games ? – part 1

So you have a new player eager to join your playing group ? Good luck ! However there is a slight problem. Really, it is almost nothing to worry about, but he never played any roleplaying games before, not even on computer ! what should you do ? Well, I give you some ideas. First, I think we… Read More »

A Gift Collection for Christmas from Rpg.Org !

Merry Christmas fellow roleplayers !   I think it’s a fitting time to gift our readers with a collection of free RPG stuff, as it’s a very good think to give. So I searched throught the Internet to bring the best things to you from the thankfully lost of available free supplements laying around.   I think most… Read More »

RPTools – MapTool preview article (R. Keith Athey)

  RPTools is a brand of open-source programs designed to enhance traditional pen-and-paper role playing games. You can use the tools for face-to-face play, or Internet role-playing in real time even if your players are on the other side of the world. These tools are not a role playing game by themselves, nor are they meant to replace… Read More »

Another half dozen Legend sample characters !

Hi fellow players,   Based on the responses I received, many people enjoyed my previous half dozen sample characters for the Legend RPG. So I decided to continue the series with another six, bringing up the total number of available characters to a full dozen.   For some time this will be the last batch of playable characters,… Read More »

Free Battlemap : Christmas Special

I think everything what we could use for our roleplaying sessions and it1s also free is a very good thing. So I think a free battlemap, created by Christian Hollnbuchner is definitely something good. On this map you will find a town square, with full festive decorations to celebrate a winter festival. it’s presented in full color, and… Read More »

A half dozen Legend sample characters !

Hi fellow Roleplayers,   As you remember, in the middle of November Mongoose Publishing released Legend, a new roleplaying game we already reviewed. I instantly became a fan, and after some playtesting I decided to provide some additional material to my fellow players, as well as my own players.   What do I mean ? Well I intend… Read More »

RPTools – a place filled with free tools for Game Masters !

   There are few things provided for free in this life, and this is especially true for computer programs. However there are exceptions, and the tools provided to tabletop-gamers by RPTools are a good exception !   They have several Java-based applications to help a gaming group : InitiativeTool, DiceTool, Map & Token tools and also a CharacterTool.… Read More »

Resource Chest : Gnolls, elves and maps !

There are many times, when a Game Master need some extra material, which is not included in the sourcebooks he has. Maybe he needs a complete village as a setting for his campaign, maybe some NPC ideas, or some background to take his campaign to a higher level. Or maybe some softwares to make Game Mastering much easier.… Read More »

D&D4 Character Sheet by Mad Irishman

Here is a high quality character sheed for Dungeons & Dragons 4th Edition, made by Mad Irishman. It is a color character sheet, in PDF format, and it is layered, so some graphics and colors  can be turn off. MadIrishman_4e_Dnd_Character_Sheet_b4

Siege of Santpoint : Ruckus at the market

Dungeons and Dragons 4th Edition compatible Siege of Santpoint : Ruckus at the market 5 players of 1stlevel Paper & Plastic encounter by Paolo Cecchetto http://atoolongurl.blogspot.com RotR_V01E02