Due to a recent announcement, my Gaslamp/Gothic/Weird Western theme is temporarily semi-suspended. I plan on releasing a mixture of more monsters as well as some player options, (possible) alternate rules and magical items. I’ll release what I have in a few days before this train goes from steam to lightning. That’s right, Eberron content! Also, I say semi-suspended because Eberron kinda channels that gaslamp setting sensibility in a few ways.
Wizards gave the A-OK to drop their news early, so I figured I’d help share the fun. In short, I’ve been contacted by Wizards of the Coast to help craft their latest product, a world-related expansion book as well as tie-in adventure. While I can’t say too much, all I can say is that Spelljammer is indeed confirmed. On top of that, I’m helping the write the sections on it. As for plot, it will be an overarching multiverse story, akin to the previous modules… but on a much grander scale. I’m not allowed to disclose further on that though.
If you wanna see more, hop on over here to check the entire announcement on the D&D Youtube page!
Endless tomes tell tales of brooding beings locked in wretched crypts, of things we are not meant to know dwelling beyond the skies, of shocking creatures that terrify as they stun, of punishment for grievous sin and decedent folly. These stories of old have fueled events to come for generations. History has a habit of repeating, especially the negative…
Author’s Note: What? Something non-crunch related??? That hasn’t happened in a long time, I know. I prefer the mechanical bits, myself. That said, I wanted to do something a little different. I’ve made backgrounds, NPCs, monsters, class options, a race and then some with a gothic theme… why not stuff on the campaign itself? Plus, this example is literally about literature. So, here are some hooks inspired by various stories. I’ll post something else later in the week, I promise.
It’s another one of those posts. I’m sorry. I’ll have something up either a little later or next week.
Hey, all! One of my good friends at Pitfalls and Pixies is hosting this month’s RPG Blog Carnival! The theme? “It’s in a book!” (Use of books/tomes, inspiration from literature, etc) So, I’m gonna twist that the best way I know how! Stay tuned for a return to The Gothic in support of this month’s theme.
It has been a bit of a hiatus, but we’re back! Hooray! The lands beyond Qvosfeir await, as our team etches closer through the rugged terrain of the bloodied wyvern peaks. And by lands beyond, I mean quite beyond! As always, things are about to get even weirder!
Recovering from flu, as well as working during holiday season. Don’t worry, I’ll be right as rain in the new year! Happy New Year, gamers!