Playin’ D&D 1974 style!

If 6 stats are enough for a monster, shouldn’t it be enough for a player character? That’s the thought that Nicolas Dessaux, a.k.a. Snorri had in 2009. He then came up with a minimalist role-playing game on the basis of the old school versions of D&D monster entries. He called it Searchers of the Unknown […]

Interesting Combat

Interesting combat in Dungeons & Dragons A while ago I read a very interesting article about Why DnD’s editions have so many rules for combat. What struck me was this: Combat in OD&D isn’t that interesting unless the DM knows what he’s doing and the players are active and creative– neither the games rules nor […]