Dungeons & Dragons

Dungeon Crawl Classics has definitely left a mark on the hobby, and I have no doubt that Mutant Crawl Classics will do the same. DCC is one of the few OSR games that's come... more
Welcome to Truly Random Tables! This is #2 in an ongoing series. The first one can be found here and this is the third. With these random tables, there's no rhyme or reason... more
Even though I don't currently make any money directly, I consider myself a professional Game Master. However, running games is an extension of my writing, designing, and self-... more
I've been slowly working my way through the complete set of The Twilight Zone episodes on DVD. Obviously, it's great stuff. The Twilight Zone was an oasis of nightmare in... more
Sophia Brandt won the contest (for her review of How to Game Master like a Fucking Boss) and got to name the topic of a d6 table for me to write. "Weird adventures" was all she... more
The Game Master should try to be as objective as possible (most of the time). Specifically, when he has knowledge that the characters he's managing, the NPCs, don't have. An... more
I've just re-watched the entire original series of Jonny Quest. One of my favorite episodes is called "The Invisible Monster." It left a strong impression on me as a child... more
A year ago, I ran The Islands of Purple-Haunted Putrescence at a convention. Towards the session's end, the PCs encountered a giant machine inspired by the computer that could... more
"The purple islands are not done with me, nor have I finished with them." The beautiful half-elf Thyreen ran wild and free upon the purple islands only a year ago. She was... more
She's damaged goods. At least, that's what her ex-pimp used to say about her. Maybe that's why she put a short sword into his ribs. Natazah has been on the purple islands... more
An idea for a weird/niche table popped into my head earlier today due to a recent viewing of The Gate. It's pretty self-explanatory and there's a wide variety of results (freaky... more
Today, I've got a four-part table for finding out what kind of stupid hat that gnome is wearing. I'll include this in my forthcoming book How to Game Master like a Fucking... more