Magic Trick!

“Did’ja see the wizzard up in tha pub las’ night? ‘E musta been one of the most powerful wizzards ever! E’ summoned shadows right there, an’ set Alexei’s hair on fire by snappin’ his fingers!” I’m not a big fan of how the small magics available to arcane practitioners have been handled in Dungeon Crawl […]

Judge AMP’s Shortlist of House Rulings

“I ‘eard tell that there’s worlds somewhere out there, where stuff works different… That’s a scary thought, innit?” Rulings, not rules. That’s been my guideline for gamemastering for as long as I can remember. And after running DCC for 2-ish years, I decided to take stock of what I’ve tweaked in the game. What follows […]

Azi Dahaka, Demon Prince of Storms and Waste

“The winds and dust are all Only the storm holds sway Repent and grovel before you’re swept away” Last weeks entry for our pantheon: Azi Dahaka, Demon Prince of Storms and Waste! To be quite frank, I didn’t plan on writing up Azi Dahaka for cleric purposes at all. I was planning on handling small […]

The Bow Unerring

“A bow so accurate that its arrows may pierce magic itself.” I’m still recuperating from our massive season finale for both of my DCC campaigns: 11 hours of straight up Judging, 12 players (each with 1-3 characters) and an epic end to a plot hook I planted almost three years ago, in our first DCC […]

Patron: Nekthelos, the Emperor Oracle

“What if someone had eyes to see your future from beyond time? Would it matter, or would it be the same?” Nekthelos, the Emperor Oracle continues my long standing saga of the ancient hyperboreans (previously mentioned here and here). The invoke patron plays around with probabilities and future, standing beyond time and space of the […]