Warning: What I am up To

Stuff That Might See a Review Macchiato Monsters Zero by Eric Nieudan: an OSR-3rd-generation-style mix of The Black Hack (TBH) and Whitehack Sharp Swords & Sinister Spells (aff, PWYW): Sword & Sorcery with TBH and Dungeon Crawl Classics (DCC) Hubris by Mike Evans (aff): a weird fucked-up fantasy world for DCC – I’m mostly interested […]

Playtesting Four Against Darkness

In the Solo RPG G+ community Wes Camp had some posts about a solo dungeon-crawler called Four Against Darkness (4AD) by Ganesha Games. It is available for USD $8.00 as a PDF from DrivethruRPG (affiliate link). It is a simple old-school inspired game that only uses six-sided dice. You create 4 adventurers from the classic […]

Heroquest Glorantha Actual Play Solo Part 1

Here is part 1 of my solo play of Heroquest Glorantha. I used Sharper Adventures in Heroquest Glorantha, BOLD (aff), The Location Crafter (aff) and the “Aladdin” Technique for my setup (check out more solo tools here). Rory’s Storycubes serve as a random image generator. Please keep in mind that I’m a newcomer to Glorantha, […]

Tombstone Playtest (Solo Game With Conclusion)

Corey Ryan Walden from The Fiendish Almanach has released a playtest document for his Wild West RPG a while ago. I am proud to announce the Alpha Playtest of Tombstone! Tombstone: Role-Playing In The Wild West, is a rules-lite system, inspired by a combination of TSR’s Boot Hill, and B/X D&D. I have attempted at […]

The GameMaster’s Apprentice (Mini-Review)

The GameMaster’s Apprentice? A funny name for a little card-based tool. I playtested this yesterday had a lot of fun. It is a set of 60 poker-sized double printed cards with tons of random generators. At the same time, it’s a “GM-emulator” which you can use for solo role-playing. Each card contains 14 different randomizers […]

The GameMaster’s Apprentice: Playtest

Today I want to playtest one of my recent RPG tool arrivals, The GameMaster’s Apprentice. The GMA is a set of 60 poker-sized double printed cards with tons of random generators and at the same time it’s a “GM-emulator” which you can use for solo role-playing. The Kickstarter page has two videos showing how this […]