Tag: Pathfinder Roleplaying Game

  • The Hinterlands Caves

    The Hinterlands Caves

    The Hinterlands, pastoral fields, and woodlands, with ruins and lingering shadows, lies beyond the safety of the village. The Hinterlands Caves, a fantasy rpg starter dungeon, is located a few hours from the nearest village and has been a known lair for orcs, brigands, smugglers and dark cults in the past. Now evil stirs again…

  • GM Tips for Support Characters in Fantasy RPGs

    GM Tips for Support Characters in Fantasy RPGs

    The interaction between the player characters and the support characters is one of the pillars of roleplaying games, so a varied cast of support characters is vital. Here are some GM tips on how to create support characters.

  • Create Random Adventures

    Create Random Adventures

    Adventures often involve a new patron, rumors of enemy activities, or investigating current events and rumors. As a follow-up on previous posts of creating adventures, dungeon adventures, and city adventures, here’s a simple random generator to generate a framework for your adventure design.

  • Malicious and Unstable Magic: Chaos Taint, Nightmares, Planar Breaches, and Other Afflictions

    Malicious and Unstable Magic: Chaos Taint, Nightmares, Planar Breaches, and Other Afflictions

    Magic is unpredictable and will eventually cause problems and backlash even if the practitioner takes the uttermost care. Chaos magic, shadow taint, dreams gone awry, miscast teleports and planar breaches may all hound your characters.

  • The Deeds of the Merchant Priest

    The Deeds of the Merchant Priest

    The Merchant Priest is at the heart of civilization, with a dual nature, vast wealth and knowledge, and the power to both build and destroy. The Merchant Priest is perhaps the druid’s fiercest enemy, although with a neutral smile and polite etiquette.

  • GM Tips For Fantasy Roleplaying Game Companions

    GM Tips For Fantasy Roleplaying Game Companions

    Companions are key for any fantasy roleplaying game. Anyone who has read my previous post about my devotion to BioWare’s Dragon Age franchise has already guessed I consider companions a vital part of the roleplaying game experience. As it happens, it is also one I want to use more, so allow me to remind myself…