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Rose of the Stars

This week’s piece is dedicated to all of the parents who play DCC with their kids – I know there’s a bunch of you out there based on social media discussion. A lot of the content we post on the site is a little gloomy and rough around the edges, and doesn’t necessarily jive well …

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Spell – SHRINK

“We’re now a quarter of an inch tall and sixty-four feet from the house. That’s the equivalent of 3.2 miles, that’s a long way, even for a man of science.” – The Szalinski kids, “Honey I shrunk the kids”  (1989) This week’s piece is essentially a reverse of the Enlarge spell. I’ve been thinking a …

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Extended Unarmed Combat

“Wax on, wax off.” – Mr. Miyagi To crown Bright Week, today’s piece is a tantalizing DCC teaser from something we’ve been working on for a while: a full supplement based on pit fighting (containing fighters, tourneys and more), along with a module to make full use of the ruleset! This all started more than …

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A Spellwright’s Primer

“Neither the circle without the line, nor the line without the point can be artificially produced.” John Dee, occultist to the Queen After writing the previous piece I started thinking about my process for generating rules for games, both as a Judge and for professional reasons. Additionally, I was feeling a little rusty after the …

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Animal Companions

Notwithstanding, as a dog hath a day, so may I perchance have time to declare it in deeds. Queen Elizabeth I This week’s piece is a set of guidelines for generating and managing animal companions in DCC. I opted to build the rules without class association, as I think that in the spirit of DCC …

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Choranus, the Seer Father

It will be as the Father saw it. – a common Choranite blessing Here we are: KitN has deity details for all of the gods in the DCC rulebook. That’s done. Woop-fucking-woop. Choranus was especially difficult to write, as an all seeing originator deity is very far from my personal range of beliefs, and I …

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The Knight!

Knights, samurai, cavaliers, templars and paladins make mighty allies, dangerous foes and must heed their vows to the letter. These warriors of faith must stay unwavering in their oaths, lest they invite disaster upon themselves and to those who travel with them.” As the inaugural article for the new and polished KitN.com, I wrote up …

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Melniscar, the Infinite Order

ORDER DEIFIED OUR TENET TRUE LAW ALWAYS MORE THAN REAL This week’s piece is an ineffable and incomprehensible lawful deity for DCC. I’ve noticed that while chaotic and even neutral deities are often portrayed as strange and difficult to grasp for mortal minds, lawful deities tend to be represented in a very human and approachable …

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Permanent Injuries

Drawing from years of experience working at different nursing homes, as well as being inspired by games like Battle Brothers, Blood Bowl and Darkest Dungeon to name a few, I have tried to create rules that are both realistic and fun to use, adding a level of madness and gore to my favorite RPG. Coming …

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