Tabletop RPGs

Art by tristram(?) for Diablo IIIArt by tristram(?) for Diablo III

A few years ago, the Shortfoot family of traveling halfling tinkers happened upon a clutch o...

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Recently, I ran the Tomb of Horrors for a handful of friends. They had a blast, and repeatedly said so. For what it’s worth, T...

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It’s become fashionable to decry the Tomb of Horrors as a paragon of bad design. It’s got things that will kill characters...

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The feared dragonriders of Elyslanta patrol the skies of their domain, their riders searching for trouble and reporting back as...

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WerecatArtist unknown, sadly

Tharren Ironshield really likes cats.

Granted, cats are excellent companions underground, hunting ver...

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By Linux FoundationBy Linux Foundation

Playtesting your game is thrilling. You’ve finally gotten your baby game in front of other players, you..

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by Gure Esku dagoby Gure Esku dago

My favorite RPG convention panel, “Improv DMing,” occurred at GenCon several years ago. It was mostly a...

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By greensefaBy greensefa

This is part of a multi-post series about the practicalities of designing a game. Today I’m going to look at th...

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