Lately I've found myself fascinated by minimalist D&D rules like "Searchers of the Unknown" and its worthy successor "1974 Style". I also like the d20-only philosophy of True20 and Numenera's Only Players Roll principle. All three have collided in my brain to create the following incomplete rules:
Every character, player or NPC, has a Level, which denotes attack, defense, and miscellaneous physical prowess. PCs start at 1, as usual. Every character has the
The Marmalade Dog 20 Gaming Convention will be Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, February 6, 7, & 8, 2015 at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo.
I will be running Village Of Hommlet using AD&D, as part of the OSR track. There will be several tables each day with other modules and rules. See the OSR Track link for details. Each table can accommodate 6 players.
Come join the fun and spread the word!
This is a small gaming convention composed of mostly
Monday, January 19, 2015
(After playing the original Superworld scenario “The Gentleman Robber” Sunday from noon until 5 p.m. with Kyle Matheson, Kimber Nissa Campbell, Aaron Scott, Joey Scott, Tabitha Jean Harris, Bo Lewis, Briant S. Davis, and James Brown.)
Arclight had gone back to the hospital on Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, exhausted from overextending himself when dealing with Convoker. There were several news reports that night about their battle with the child and
Monday, January 5, 2015
(After playing the Cadillacs and Dinosaurs introductory scenario “Lurkers in the Swamp” Sunday from noon until 5:30 p.m. with Kyle Matheson, Logan Scott, and Bo Lewis.)
In the late 20th and early 21st century, a series of cataclysms struck the Earth. Volcanoes began to erupt everywhere. Earthquakes and tsunamis became common. The poles started to melt and the water levels of the world began to rise dramatically. Soon, shelters were built in