Category: RPG

D20 Future Review

Oh dear oh dear. While d20 Modern is a glowing example of how to create a flexible role-playing system for a modern-age setting, it’s d20 Future supplement misses the mark, badly. It’s main failing...

My Big Fat d20 Modern Review Part Three

In Part One of this review I looked at character generation. Part Two looked at the combat system. This time around I’m going to take a look at FX and the Campaign Models provided...

My Big Fat d20 Modern Review Part Two

Last time I looked at how d20 Modern handles character generation to provide the most flexible method of creating cinematic characters to date. This time around I’m going to take a closer look at...

My Big Fat d20 Modern Review

d20 Modern the role-playing game is a strange beast that has grown on me over time. On my first read through of the rules I disliked it on many levels. While I liked some...

Monsters Monsters Everywhere: Reviewing the Monster Manuals

Ah, monsters. There’s something about things that crawl, slither and skulk that I love about D&D gaming. I know there’s folks out there who love sprawling cities and argue that the most dangerous critter...

When Is A Bard Not A Bard

I have a thing against Bards. Of all the core classes for D&D, the Bard is always at the bottom of the list of classes I want to play. I mean, it’s so…well…. wimpish....

Dragon Warriors

Ah, 1985. The heyday of my role-playing days when games ran overnight and 36 hour marathon gaming sessions were de rigeur. This was a time of Call of Cthulhu, of superhero gaming, of the...

How to use d20/D&D as a resource for GURPS

In many ways, GURPS is a superior system to d20. It is very well supported by many worldbooks (most of which are extremely well researched and written), and is as flexible and open-ended as...

25 point characters

25 point characters, perfect for low level gaming, from the same GURPS forums: Joe the Warrior Setting: Fantasy ST: 11 [10]; DX: 13 [30]; IQ: 10 [0]; HT: 11 [10] Attributes: 50 Advantages: 0...