Wednesday, April 12, 2023
THE UNDERCLOCK: Fixing the Random Encounter
For a long time, I had the same random encounter table rules as everyone else: Every 3 rooms (or 30 minutes of exploration time), roll a d6....
Sunday, March 26, 2023
How to Handle Parley as an OSR DM
One of the most unforgiveable things that mainstream D&D has ever done was to make Diplomacy a skill. Weapon skills and knowledge skills...
Saturday, March 25, 2023
Modrons don't have a morality like we do. They have a prescribed set of behaviors, and many rules they must follow. But desire is neve...
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
The Dwarf in the Glass
There was once a dream called the Charcuterie Board . A GLOG zine, it was a messy heap of delights, like a squirrel nest in a candy store. ...
Monsters of the Mythic Underworld, Part 2
A while ago I wrote some monsters for the Mythic Underworld. (See also Exultations of the Underworld at the bottom of this post.) Basica...
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