Rogue Magic: 5 Magic Items For Thieves

I like utility magic items. My favorite magic item, hands down, is the Immovable Rod. It practically begs you to think creatively about how to use it. The magic weapons are fine, and the powerful...

The Myths of Monsters

Monsters are often born of myths and legends. Oh sure, there are some born of fiction. There even some created specifically for games, like the Beholder. Many of the iconic monsters pull from real world...

The Kingdom of Durnam

This post is an experiment. I will do a second part soon. My favorite gaming supplements over the decades have been the ones with an in character commentary. This is my attempt at that sort...

Criminal Variants: Con Artist

  Decided to take a pass at making a background. This time around I am making a background for a variation on Criminals. The general Criminal background is fine and I even use it for...

Honor Among Thieves

Honor Among Thieves They say there is no honor among thieves.  That is probably true, but there are rules. There are societies, crews and of course guilds. I have written up a few guilds and there...

The Plan 2018 Edition

So….new year.  Last year was not great on so may levels. It was a bad year.  It gets no biscuit. Now we begin a new year with a new plan.  The plans may go off...

Beware the Blight Elves

Fantasy and science fiction have always overlapped a little.  In post-apocalyptic fantasy you have permission to combine both a little more freely.  I am going to swing at this idea which has been bouncing around...

Setting Idea: the God Thrones

Okay, so I had a crazy idea pop into my head. This actually happens a lot, but I try not to let myself get to taken by them. Sure, I probably could make an excellent...

The Basics of the Game updates and The Tal Dorei Setting

Here I am making another video.  Crazy talk. I talk about recent projects, new audio gear, and I briefly review the Tal’ Dorei Setting.   http://www.thetomeshow.com/e/the-beholder-monstrous-ecologist-001/     My Blog https://jeremiahmccoy.com   My Patreon https://www.patreon.com/jeremiahmccoy

Different Rules for Death.

Why I am I talking about death on a blog dealing mainly with games? Well, games handle death differently.   In many video games, you simply return to prior save point if you die. In Dungeons &...