Archive for the 'OSR' Category

Live Long and Prosper

« 19 June 2016 | 19:42 | Conversions and Crossovers, OSR | No Comments »

According to the news, Antonin Yelchin, the actor that played Pavel Chekov in the Trek reboot movies, died unexpectedly today. http://www.startrek.com/article/remembering-anton-yelchin-1989-2016 He was perfect for that role, and will be missed. Godspeed. Extra sad and strange because I’ve been working on a Star Trek fan supplement for the Stars Without Number OSR sci-fi RPG. Seeing […]



“The Alice” for Dungeon Crawl Classics

« 6 December 2014 | 19:20 | Classes, OSR, Stats | No Comments »

Zak Smith’s “A Red and Pleasant Land” (http://www.lotfp.com/store/index.php?route=product/product&product_id=190) released recently, and it is beautiful and cool. It includes a new class for Lamentations of the Flame Princess and other OSR games, “The Alice”. The rules require very little tweaking for Dungeon Crawl Classics; here are the few changes that occur to me. Hit Points, Weapon […]



d30 Mutation Table for 5E and OSR

« 30 August 2014 | 10:27 | D&D 5E, OSR, Stats | No Comments »

Every world can use Mutation Tables. Mutations can result from Sorcerers’ wild magic, they can be the dangerous inhabitants of a world after a nuclear holocaust, or they can be the results of magical experiments gone wrong. Roll 1d30 twice for each Mutant, to see what strange mutations they exhibit. Edit 18 April 2015: The […]



My OSR House Rules

« 15 January 2014 | 22:00 | OSR, Stats | No Comments »

Edit (11 June 2016): I’ve moved these House Rules to a Google Doc, where I can quickly and easily edit and improve them. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1o_Ko-yy09gEDtg6FYUFDOx3BAn-HlpJTZDN2oTr4fyk/edit?usp=sharing



Cosmic Conversions: 4C to Invulnerable

« 20 October 2012 | 14:09 | Conversions and Crossovers, Invulnerable RPG, OSR, Stats | No Comments »

Sometimes, you start a campaign, but want to switch to a different system later on. Maybe the new system has new bad guys to beat up, or you just want to explore a new “look and feel” for your existing heroes. This system allows you to convert 4C heroes to the Invulnerable system. Remember, converting […]