DMing a Fantasy Police Force – Part II – Composition

In a previous post I began a discussion on how you can add a little more detail to the traditional city guard or police force in your fantasy campaigns. I talked about the various commanding bodies as to who may be in charge of these fantasy law forces. In this post I delve a little … Continue reading DMing a Fantasy Police Force – Part II – Composition

Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan – Then (AD&D) & Now (5e)

So I finally got a chance the other day to read through The Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan in Tales from the Yawning Portal, and I must say I was thoroughly satisfied with the self-imposed wait. Over the years I've seen the evocative cover of the legendary AD&D mod, but never got a chance to flip … Continue reading Hidden Shrine of Tamoachan – Then (AD&D) & Now (5e)

The (Unfortunate) Myth of The X-Card

Roughly two minutes into my second (ever) game of Warhammer 40K, another player decided to have his character pull out a space gun and shoot mine in the face... Twenty minutes later, the GM decided to mention, rather casually, 'x-card's' were fully operation at his table. Thank goodness for that! If you're not familiar with … Continue reading The (Unfortunate) Myth of The X-Card