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    Yesterday, 07:46 PM
    I canít help feeling that if fun requires that much effort, there are probably other problems going in. Hanging out with your friends doing a thing you all enjoy pretty much makes its own fun.
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    Yesterday, 07:24 PM
    Morrus replied to d20 vs 2d20
    Do you feel better for that?
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    Yesterday, 05:42 PM
    4% of Facebookís global revenue doesnít means nothing to it. Itís stock value plummets for much smaller fluctuations. It hits big multinationals hard. The major global megacorps arenít dismissing it as ďblusterĒ. It was announced two years ago. Itís not a new thing, despite the last minute panic. Itís not bluster; it will be enforced if companies operate within the EU. The EU has always...
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    Yesterday, 05:04 PM
    Itís 4% global revenue or 20m Euros, whichever is higher. Thereís no cap. Note thatís the max penalty, not a mandatory penalty.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Yesterday, 04:46 PM
    He said it because the Tolkien estate was going after him for his use of ďhobbitsĒ, ďentsĒ, and ďbalrogsĒ, amongst others, which all needed up being renamed. It was a pseudo-legal defence he played out in the editorial pages of Dragon Magazine, not a statement of fact.
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    Yesterday, 04:11 PM
    Oh, the comics are still plenty satirical. I am now thinking about ďJude DreddĒ! :)
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    Yesterday, 11:45 AM
    For a sci-fi campaign you're probably better with d20 Future than d20 Modern.
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    Yesterday, 11:39 AM
    There's some artillery weaponry and mounted cannons and machine guns in NOW. I'd model it off one of them. I'm not super clear from the image what that is, but it looks a bit gatling-gun-esque? Similar things in NOW off the top of my head you could model it off: WWII weapons: Bren light machine gun Browning M1911 machine gun Vickers machine gun Vehicle weapons:
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    Yesterday, 11:33 AM
    Nope. Natural SOAK and armor SOAK don't stack. You use whichever is higher. Natural SOAK is the thick hide, iron skin, street tough for a total of 8. Armor SOAK is the chainmail, helm for a total of 12 (with a total of -5 MELEE/RANGED DEFENSE, +2 MENTAL DEFENSE, -2d6 to INT checks).
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    Yesterday, 05:23 AM
    Henry replied to Core+1
    Knowing our DM, probably so, but weíre all experienced players and are comfortable with being told ďnoĒ to some options, so as far as I know no oneís bothered to ask, and it hasnít come up.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 11:54 PM
    WOIN isnít a setting. Itís a toolkit ruleset for creating your own setting. The WOIN-powered Judge Dredd & The Worlds of 2000 AD will be the first major setting for WOIN, though it will be presented as a stand-alone game.
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 11:43 PM
    A 5E system of WOIN is not on the way. I donít even know what that would be!
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 11:11 PM
    If only there was a setting or three coming! :)
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 10:44 PM
    In that case, youíll love the dozen or so martial arts careers and the section on Bond-style gadgets!
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 10:10 PM
    Yup, it has a whole section of Western firearms and stuff. It covers late 1800s through to the near future. Though mounts are in O.L.D.
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 06:30 PM
    Morrus replied to WOIN GM Screen
    That sounds pretty cool. I'd buy it with the holder in a shot!
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 10:32 AM
    Morrus replied to WOIN GM Screen
    Intriguing! Does it use DTRPGís GM screen holder thingy? Iíve never used it myself, so Iím not totally sure how it works.
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 09:15 AM
    WOIN uses a life-path system for character creation. Having a few years as a lawyer in your past might give you some extra social skills, money, or a useful ability. That doesnít mean youíd be playing an LA Law campaign. Maybe youíd play an ex-lawyer turned vampire hunter or a student who moonlights as a ninja. Careers in WOIN arenít like classes in D&D. Theyíre small chunks of time you spent...
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 06:12 AM
    I'm curious whether there's any RPG designed to capture the Downtown Abbey feel. I won't give any info about Vekesh's fate. But I do hope you get a chance to perform that opera.
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 04:13 AM
    To the OPs question...the key aspect of the spell is itís automatic nature. Almost any monster, no matter how powerful or legendary...for 3 rounds: 1) cannot move 2) has disadvantage to all attacks 3) all attacks to hit it have advantage. So as a solo debuffer that seems nice to me. The question though is it 6th level spell worthy?
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    Saturday, 26th May, 2018, 03:10 AM
    I rather enjoyed it, and like Russ went in with low expectations. It is a movie in the new Space Heist franchise that happens to be a mild ripoff of Star Wars, but eh, that's okay. It's cribbing from good source material. I mean, thank goodness it's not trying to be a real Star Wars movie, because if so, the attempts at fan service and reductionist storytelling would be kind of obnoxious. I...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 10:45 PM
    In the sense that it is intended for forward some agenda related to government? Not in the slightest. I am not of the opinion that what happens on this website has any impact on real politics. I am approaching it in terms of keeping the site operating smoothly. Because, ultimately, it isn't actually about politics. It is about people being safe when engaging in our shared fandoms. ...
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 10:22 PM
    I know there's been a bit of a little blitz of EN Publishing stuff the last few days. You wait ages for a bus, and then three turn up at once! Anyhow... for What's OLD is NEW fans, it's a big day, because the final part of the trilogy of OLD, NOW, and NEW is here. N.O.W. The Modern Action Roleplaying Game is finally here! EXPERIENCE ADRENALINE-FUELED ACTION IN THIS VERSATILE TABLETOP...
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 10:22 PM
    I know there's been a bit of a little blitz of EN Publishing stuff the last few days. You wait ages for a bus, and then three turn up at once! Anyhow... for What's OLD is NEW fans, it's a big day, because the final part of the trilogy of OLD, NOW, and NEW is here. N.O.W. The Modern Action Roleplaying Game is finally here! EXPERIENCE ADRENALINE-FUELED ACTION IN THIS VERSATILE...
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 10:17 PM
    I know there's been a bit of a little blitz of EN Publishing stuff the last few days. You wait ages for a bus, and then three turn up at once! Anyhow... for What's OLD is NEW fans, it's a big day, because the final part of the trilogy of OLD, NOW, and NEW is here. N.O.W. The Modern Action Roleplaying Game is finally here! EXPERIENCE ADRENALINE-FUELED ACTION IN THIS VERSATILE TABLETOP...
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 09:11 PM
    Morrus replied to [WOIN] Roll20
    The official livestream (Warped) uses Roll20 I think. Or thereís a ton of WOIN stuff on Fantasy Grounds.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 07:57 PM
    If I were trying to arm racists, sexists, and misogynists, Iíd do exactly that. But Iím not.
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 07:31 PM
    He did it with a bit of assistance. I guess itís a spoiler thread... The droid l33t has a superior navigation computer brain which they install in the Falcon, and they use some special super fuel admixture. Plus Han pilots like a boss.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 06:37 PM
    Level them up. Itís super quick. Give them +1d6 MDP. Add +1d6 to all checks and damage and add +4 to HEALTH and defences.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 06:32 PM
    Thereís a few decent articles out there which summarise it for the layman. The general consensus is that pseudominized forum posts (username removed) do not generally qualify as personally identifiable data under the GDPR, although some individual posts where a user includes biographical data can be. That will be put to the test by some future case, Iím sure. Obviously IP addresses and email...
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 06:23 PM
    Yeah, -2MDP is a chance for the PCs to cleave through enemies like heroes. If you want to let them feel awesome for a bit, give them a bunch of enemies at -2MDP.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 06:01 PM
    I would say it's fair to say that if the inclusiveness stance that I take when running this site is not to your tastes, there may be other sites more suited to your liking. This forum is clearly and deliberately inclusive (and not in the Popper's Paradox sense). I don't think I've exactly been hiding that fact.
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 05:34 PM
    Correct. Phasing Attack ignores armour SOAK, but with Withstanding enhancement of abjure fire is not armor SOAK. So the SOAK still applies. Also, you are correct on the second point, too; it doesn't overcome natural SOAK. It goes through armour, basically, and that's it.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 03:33 PM
    Well, it was open at the time I was writing. :p But, the other thread does make the point - there is a point where policing individuals becomes impractical, to the point of possibly being unfair to some of the people in the discussion - that's a point when it is sensible to close a discussion.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 03:08 PM
    Sort of. For the period of Middle-Earth history most people are aware of (The Hobbit and LotR trilogy) if an elf died, their spirit went across the sea to the West (to Aman, for those who know the lore) and might be placed in a new body (that was exactly like the original body), but returning to Middle Earth again was not allowed.
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 11:54 AM
    I'll move this to the publisher promotions forum for you!
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 04:18 AM
    With respect, not all discussion was silenced. Only discussion *in that thread*. There's still a whole thread on Harrassment, that covers much the same territory, that is still open and has been for many, may, many pages.
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 03:32 AM
    It depends on the situation. My group is usually okay getting together to just chat or play board games or the like. So, we may just get together anyway. If I know that the night is marginally bad for some of theothers (say, it is going to be bad weather, or I know someone is super-busy at work or something, I'll just cancel the session.
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    Friday, 25th May, 2018, 01:01 AM
    I went in with fairly low expectations. I came out happy. It's not perfect, but it's pretty good. Who's seen it. What did you think? SPOILER SPACE --- --- Darth Maul! That caught me by surprise.
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 09:01 PM
    I ensured we were OK for GDPR months ago. For a message board like this, it's not a very onerous task. We collect almost zero user data here (username, email, IP, basically) and it isn't shared anywhere. And yep, the functionality to delete an account is present if it becomes needed. We're good. If anybody from C7's forums comes over here, they're very welcome, of course. Heck, if there was a...
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 07:03 PM
    There's a thread where I was answering that very question just yesterday! :) http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?607671-O-L-D-Help-with-encounter-building
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 06:47 PM
    I've certainly never said that. At least I hope I haven't, because it's wrong! :) Yup.
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 06:20 PM
    Various things: *An 8d6 foe is way beyond a 5d6 PC. Thatís like asking why the 1st level D&D character canít hit the dragon. *Itís a tactical game. They should be targeting his weakest defences, not his strongest. His ranged and mental defences are only 20. Most foes have a weak defence. Even a dragon! *If you absolutely must attack somethingís highest defence for some reason, pile on...
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 05:55 PM
    The game is based on the comics, not the Stallone movie.
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 03:34 PM
    Yes, the vehicle rules work with the mechs found in N.E.W.
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 01:53 PM
    In War of the Burning Sky, you will have the chance to fight in a war of mythic proportions, and determine the fate of many nations in its aftermath. Ever-escalating conflicts, powered by mighty magic and fervent faith, threaten your freedom and lives, and even the world itself. This critically-acclaimed adventure path is back, revised and updated for your 5th Edition games! Released...
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 11:44 AM
    Vehicle rules (which is what the mechs use) are detailed in N.O.W., Modern Equipment, and Modern Core, and are also compiled for convenience in Pimp My Ride. https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/233057/WOIN-WOIN-Vehicles-Pimp-My-Ride?
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 11:35 AM
    This iconic sidearm is issued to every Judge in Mega-City One. Take a look at how the Lawgiver works in the upcoming Judge Dredd & The Worlds of 2000 AD roleplaying game!
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    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 05:15 AM
    Henry replied to Core+1
    Funny enough, my Pathfinder group has implemented a rule very similar to it in our home games - each player gets the Pathfinder CRB + APG + UM, plus one ďvanity bookĒ to dip options from for their character. This was done after we realized the same thing, that throwing all the floodgates open was folly because there were just too many broken spells, feat combos, etc. that interacted with one...
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 04:58 AM
    Ditto for my take on it ó to me, the elemental is either a creature with an active spell on it (hence the ďdisappears in an hourĒ) or qualifies as a ďmagical effectĒ itself. Plus, itís already been answered in a Sage Advice column: http://dnd.wizards.com/articles/features/rules-answers-march-2016 (Note the part about dispel magic and conjure woodland beings)
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 01:34 AM
    Your combats last two rounds apiece? What are they fighting that goes down in two rounds? Thatís like constant rocket tag! Even our Princes of the Apocalypse games had most combats lasting 4 to 6 rounds each, with the boss fights lasting closer to 6 or 7.
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Thursday, 24th May, 2018, 01:31 AM
    Two reasons: 1) real-world player perception is quite different from game-time PC perception. To the PCs, itís a few hours; to the PCs, itís anywhere from two weeks to (in my groupís case) a month and a half (three sessions). It leads to quite the sense of disconnect. 2) your question about 3 sessions till a long rest still does not answer my statement about an unrealistic number of...
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018, 05:28 AM
    I always poll, because my table is full of DMs, and fortunately if no one likes the 2 or 3 campaign premises I submit, someone else is more than happy to take the reins for six months to a year while I play.
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018, 05:16 AM
    Hereís the problem as I see it - how many hours of real time does this series of encounters take? My group meets for about three hours per session. The described actions would take at least two sessions to resolve, including time for role play. I really canít plausibly see every single session where the PCs must have a breakneck series of challenges as if it were a season of the TV show 24. The...
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 12:17 PM
    THATíLL make Ďem scream! Saving this for posterity, thanks!
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  • Morrus's Avatar
    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 11:15 AM
    Different people like different things.
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    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 09:41 AM
    Me neither. Iíve been a third party publisher for D&D for nearly 20 years.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 05:46 AM
    Yep. In fact, Thanos says explicitly that after doing this, he's intending to retire to some now-bucolic world - probably the one Gamora comes from. And we see him there ate the end of it! Given the broad audience that doesn't necessarily know about population growth rates, or what the "culling model" is, the movie *really* could have done with pointing out that a single culling won't work. ...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 05:36 AM
    Yeah, about that "limit". WHile the original thesis stipulated D&D, that has zero impact on the point. Yes, those other games have explicit systems for including players in world construction. But so what? Does D&D have an explicit system for building its game world that a collaborative method would violate? No! D&D doesn't give a fetid dingo's kidney about how you build your game world! ...
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 05:11 AM
    The basic issue is that a child of three is not going to give much of a hoot for rules or methods or processes for anything. Consider that "Chutes and Ladders" has a suggested age of 3+. While I know your kid might be smarter than the average, I still would not expect a child of that age to have any patience for a system more complicated than that. I think the products you note with...
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    Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018, 02:44 AM
    Probably just a typo.
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  • Umbran's Avatar
    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 09:49 PM
    Here's the thing: there is a world of distance between "have a point of view" and "be invested" and "Should pick the game setting". The former two do not imply the latter. And the latter does not in any way insure the former. They are, I might say, orthogonal. The idea that they only way to be invested in something is to own it lock, stock, and barrel is kind of like saying you cannot have a...
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    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 08:53 PM
    I suppose that's one interpretation. But, it is easily argued that every character with a spoken line in the movie wants one or more things. Each of the Avengers (and various associated people) collectively and individually want to stop half the universe from being killed, for example. And, in a typical story in Western heroic fiction, the protagonist is reacitve, rather than proactive. The...
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  • RangerWickett's Avatar
    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 06:28 PM
    Like I said, it's easy. If Finona gets the heads up, she rushes. Rushing causes things to go wrong. The party comes upon the aftermath of that, with the Dracon crippled so it can't outrun them.
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    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 05:48 PM
    I still don't. The film establishes that he is willing to do something extreme. The film does not establish that this is, in fact, madness. That would be because he is the antagonist, not a protagonist. He is an antagonist with a lot of screen time, but an antagonist regardless. I think you'll have to make more clear what you classify as a list of events, and what you classify as...
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    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 01:25 PM
    Iím back up in Bristol again for a few days and will be out of commission again for a bit. Arranging the funeral.
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 12:18 PM
    While I agree that the CR system from 5e needs some love for people who donít want 6 encounters a day, I will say that our 5e group just finished the ultimate final battle from Princes of the Apocalypse at 12th level, involving one of the ďPrincesĒ and a ton of minions (a very difficult encounter) in just over an hour! Compared to 3rd Edition or Pathfinder, in my experience, that would have been...
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    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 09:26 AM
    New on EN5ider, the 5E Patreon. Gemini are warriors that evade, confound, and attack by creating dangerous magical multiples of themselves or copying a foe's techniques. A brand new character class for your 5th Edition games! By Mike Myler; illustrated by Indi Martin.
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  • RangerWickett's Avatar
    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 08:13 AM
    First, where was Lya that they were able to contact her so readily? The simplest solution might be to assume that Finona's crew screws up. If they get word they're on a clock and they rush, maybe they open the seal prematurely and get attacked. Finona and maybe some minions get to the Dracon, and a whirlpool damages it. The whirlpool might just last a few minutes, preferably striking right as...
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    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 01:47 AM
    Speaking of soundtracks, I'm running a Pathfinder campaign with four paladin PCs, called Smite Evil. This is the overture, from the show Human Target. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-ceCFKLp26w Bear McCreary has a great sound, so a few times I've found tracks by him for various shows he's scored and tried to envision cool scenes where I could use them as soundtrack. Human Target had a villain...
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  • Henry's Avatar
    Monday, 21st May, 2018, 12:48 AM
    In four years, this is honestly the first time iíve Even heard this, and I guarantee my group hasnít been using it this way; we have been using it the same way that 3.5 and Pathfinder used it, never realizing there was a difference. Iíll be sure to bring this to their attention, now, though!
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  • RangerWickett's Avatar
    Sunday, 20th May, 2018, 07:29 PM
    Maybe I got you crossed with Ajar. One of the GMs invented "I Had a Threeway." And yeah, you can escape by leaving the palace, but nobody knows that, so people will stay in the safety of the building. Aodhan won't want to leave while his people are in danger, though he could be convinced.
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    Sunday, 20th May, 2018, 06:17 PM
    We have a thread already on this. Closing this one. Feel free to repost in the existing thread.
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    Sunday, 20th May, 2018, 06:16 PM
    I donít agree with the inane, semantic argument that tolerance means we have to tolerate intolerance. I even put that in the site rules. Donít post in this thread again, please.
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    Sunday, 20th May, 2018, 04:58 PM
    Itís not an officialness ranking system. WotC sells books to the customer. Sometimes a third party will also sell books to the customer. There isnít really a first or second party in common parlance; a third party publisher is a third party to the relationship between IP owner and customer. Itís just a colloquialism.
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Wednesday, 23rd May, 2018

  • 04:31 AM - Ancalagon mentioned Morrus in post Cubicle 7 forums to close due to EU data law
    Well this is ... peculiar... http://forums.cubicle7.co.uk/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=11706 This new regulation, GDPR - some data protection thing - is apparently so onerous to meet that they feel forced to close their forum. Juuuust as the 4rth edition of warhammer was about to be released too... Morrus, could this impact EN world somehow?

Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018

  • 10:07 PM - Hussar mentioned Morrus in post D&D Has the Biggest Playerbase, So Why is it the Hardest for 3rd Party to Market Too?
    Fair enough. I have to admit though, I find it a bit difficult to believe that Morrus has never seen 2pp used as a term on the boards. I have. But, hey, it's not really that big of an issue to be honest. Again, there are so few licensed publishers out there that it's not really a problem. As far as the original question goes, I'm actually frankly confused why someone would think that it's much harder for 3PP to get their name out there than it was, say, back in the d20 boom days. With the mountain of Patreons, Kickstarters and various other venues, I'm seeing an awful lot of pretty successful attempts at getting product out there. Thing is, there's just so much material out there that it can be pretty easy to get lost in the weeds.

Friday, 18th May, 2018

  • 11:02 AM - Li Shenron mentioned Morrus in post PbP games: what works and what doesn't?
    Oh and I have a suggestion for Morrus too... try to see if there is a possibility for adding a forum functionality by which a forum member can subscribe to a thread and get notifications when someone else replies to the thread. AFAIK this is not how it works at the moment, you get notifications only if you receive a PM, mention or XP. Having notifications on subscribed threads would greatly help a PbP player know when a game has progressed, and reach the thread in a couple of clicks rather than having to find it in the subforums.

Saturday, 12th May, 2018

  • 10:55 AM - 97mg mentioned Morrus in post Purchased Gold
    Thanks Morrus! Sorry it was silly of me not to tag you :) No drama or rush buddy, just wanted to donate a little and give a few players some GP rewards for their efforts. Have emailed you. Cheers! Ivan

Thursday, 10th May, 2018

  • 02:11 PM - CapnZapp mentioned Morrus in post Purchased Gold
    Morrus: perhaps it would be good to update your instructions for this Meta subforum to include "please tag me for a speedier response"? ☺ I believe I speak for most of us when I say I expected the mod team to actively monitor the entire Meta forum; on most forums it's sole purpose (whatever it's name) is to contact the staff. Regards

Tuesday, 8th May, 2018

  • 10:29 AM - Lylandra mentioned Morrus in post Harassment Policies: New Allegations Show More Work To Be Done
    ...te, caring etc then men" so if a woman speaks up "loudly", she's acting against her role. I know that this holds true more in face-to-face environments, whereas online debates are often no more than mere black-on-white (or inversed) text. Still she identified as a woman. And from what I read, Afrodyte is done with playing the "nice little woman". She's (rightfully) upset about the fact that there are many victim-blaming posts or posts filled with micro-misogyny in this thread that were not being called out while her arguments were dissected. She's also under the impression that male-identifying posters are being less challenged and have it far easier being listened to. And I understand her. Because being a woman who's active online, who has a mind of her own and who gets vocal from time to time can be hard. That being said, I still think that ENWorld is one of the best places to discuss my/our hobby, including systemic problems in our community. And I'm really thankful for Morrus and the other mods to keep it this civil. (Because, honestly, other, more general gaming forums oftentimes look as if they're the little brethren of /b )

Monday, 7th May, 2018

  • 08:19 PM - RedJenOSU mentioned Morrus in post Harassment Policies: New Allegations Show More Work To Be Done
    So I want to say I am sorry for the stuff I am missing and I want to do better. I donít do cons but since the problem is everywhere I need to step up and do better in general. In general women are very willing to give individual men several chances to get it right so long as they are trying to move in a positive direction. Personally, I'll excuse any first offense that is done without malice (doing something on purpose to push buttons is not without malice in my book). I'll even accept slip-ups if you keep trying to do better. We're all human (I didn't see any AI's here) and humans make mistakes, so I'm never looking for perfection. I'm looking for progress and growth. I'll be honest, this discussion has gone on to the point where I'm surprised. That's pleasantly surprising and speaks well for Morrus and ENWorld's moderation.
  • 04:00 PM - RedJenOSU mentioned Morrus in post Harassment Policies: New Allegations Show More Work To Be Done
    So if @Morrus told you to stop he would not be on your side and he you be sustaining and supporting the structural dynamics that allow harassment and assault to continue and thrive in this environment so you won't feel safe? No. That does not seem consistent with your viewpoint. Do you yield to authority (Morrus) and because lowkey13 has none per say in this environment you deem him as an enemy if he requests the same thing from you? No. Le me try to put the dots close together. Afrodyte has stated previously that if @Morrus feels that what she is doing should stop, then upon being notified of his choice as the moderator, Then she will respect his request as the moderator. At that time she would discontinue her attempt to demonstrate through her requests (Name, SSN, pic) instances in this discussion that she personally feels fall somewhere between unfriendly and hostile toward women.
  • 03:33 PM - Sadras mentioned Morrus in post Harassment Policies: New Allegations Show More Work To Be Done
    Yet, I find it interesting that my fairly benign statements showing that I don't automatically trust every self-proclaimed good dude are getting more heat than some of the deeply unsettling things several posters have been saying in the past 15 pages I've been participating on this thread. That is a curious statement. The last 15 pages have been relatively mild compared to what had been posted before where Morrus got involved several times. As for you getting heat more than the trolls, citation needed. I'm not seeing any evidence of what you're claiming, especially given the XP count which equates to support. If you really think that an exaggerated demonstration of the daily precautions I have to take to avoid harassment and assault is unfairly blaming poor, innocent men who are just trying to have a discussion, you haven't been paying attention to what several women and men have been saying on this thread, and you are not on my side (whatever being on my side supposedly means), and it all of it sustains and supports the structural dynamics that allow harassment and assault to continue and thrive in environments where people are supposed to be safe. So if @Morrus told you to stop he would not be on your side and he you be sustaining and supporting the structural dynamics that allow harassment and assault to continue and thrive in this environment so you won't feel safe? Furthermore why doe...

Sunday, 6th May, 2018

  • 01:35 AM - Mouseferatu mentioned Morrus in post Harassment Policies: New Allegations Show More Work To Be Done
    Wait, now people are claiming it's not even SPF who posted in this thread? The man has a Facebook account, among other internet footprints, and he's posted some of the exact same things there, as well as actually discussing his participation in this thread. And he writes (or did write) for this site, which means he already has an established forum handle and Morrus knows his IP address. Jesus fried chicken...

Friday, 4th May, 2018

  • 02:58 AM - Mistwell mentioned Morrus in post [+] Plus Threads
    ...o started the thread then replied "You need to read up on the concept of "plus" threads if you think I want an echo chamber, or if you don't see the very valid reasons why the site supports such threads. If you want to keep discussing this that's fine, but I will need to ask you to start a new thread to do it." A second user said they doubted the premise of the thread was possible, and was told again "This is a plus thread. If you want to argue against the premise of the thread, start a new one." When questioned on that, the poster then said, "Questioning the point of the thread is exactly what you don't get to do in a plus thread." Can a user now declare a thread they start to be designated a "plus" thread and therefore police their thread for anyone who questions a premise of the topic? Are we now supposed to always start a new thread if we question the premise of a designated "plus" thread? It's possible I missed that new rule. I asked elsewhere and someone mentioned Morrus had discussed the possibility of such a thing but it had never been enacted as a rule as far as they knew. So, is this a thing now?
  • 12:05 AM - Umbran mentioned Morrus in post Hidden

Tuesday, 1st May, 2018


Monday, 30th April, 2018

  • 05:34 AM - Ancalagon mentioned Morrus in post Most popular class/race combos
    Two comments: 1: I note that the "spread" of classes is much less dramatic than the race spread. The most popular class is a bit more than twice as popular as the least popular class. That's a good thing IMO! Race wise however, the spread is what, 12-13 fold? That's huge. Even is we exclude the non PHB races, the spread remains about 5-fold. I have to say that ... I'm ok with that. I would be far more concerned if the situation was reversed 2: Morrus : this is very cool info, but I'm curious why you are re-posting it?
  • 01:54 AM - Yaarel mentioned Morrus in post Most popular class/race combos
    @Morrus Did the top 10 list accidentally leave out the Elf Wizard? The chart says there are 2744 Elf Wizards and 2568 Human Wizards. This means, the Elf Wizard is a more popular combo than the Human Wizard.

Tuesday, 24th April, 2018

  • 06:17 PM - CapnZapp mentioned Morrus in post I gotta ask: the "laugh" points, are they meant as appreciation or as mockery??
    Morrus: this issue doesn't go away. I'm going to report a series of my own posts where a user clicks laugh (yes, I know the button is called "laugh with this post") even though my remarks are not in any sense made with humor in mind. In short, I find it impossible to interpret this as anything else than mockery. I am writing this post because I know you are busy and might have a mod handle the reporting, so you might not even see the series of reported posts. (I need to post this first so I can include a link in my reports for your moderation convenience) If you or your mods redtext the user to stop abusing the laugh functionality all is well in the world. But I am ressurrecting this thread to clearly flag that it is not a new issue, and it remains a serious one. I've gotten dozens of laugh points I could have done well without, and I feel that if I do not bring thus back up to your attention it will never stop. I can't be alone in getting these points that only burn. If y...
  • 06:16 PM - CapnZapp mentioned Morrus in post Sibriex stats and art!
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  • 01:24 PM - Ghal Maraz mentioned Morrus in post [PF2] Cleric class preview + spells per level
    Morrus: - the expert proficiency in divine spellcasting is at 12th level, not 13th; - it's strongly implied that, when getting a new spell level, you get two spell per day; - 10th level spells aren't gained at 19th level: details are still unknown.

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Sunday, 22nd April, 2018

  • 04:47 PM - Maxperson mentioned Morrus in post Can't change my password.
    No idea as I've never tried here. That's just how it's typically done. Typical being the operative word. :) It seems that this site does things differently, so I'll leave it to Morrus to help you out further.

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Monday, 28th May, 2018

  • 12:12 AM - Enkhidu quoted Morrus in post I am troubled by the closing of responses to the News Digest by Abstruse
    I would say it's fair to say that if the inclusiveness stance that I take when running this site is not to your tastes, there may be other sites more suited to your liking... To those who disagree with what gets a pass, and what does not, I think that this comment is the most important take away from this thread. This is most definitely Morrus' party, and as the host he gets to set the rules.

Sunday, 27th May, 2018

  • 11:10 PM - Mad_Jack quoted Morrus in post Player Responsibility for the GM's Fun??
    I canít help feeling that if fun requires that much effort, there are probably other problems going in. Hanging out with your friends doing a thing you all enjoy pretty much makes its own fun. It doesn't take a great amount of effort to make a conscious decision to actively pursue having more fun. Sure, If I'm hanging out with my friends we'll have fun with whatever we're doing - but then it wouldn't matter if we were playing D&D, going fishing, catching a movie or whatever else, because the whole point of the exercise would be that we're hanging out with friends. But this isn't a discussion about hanging out with friends, it's about playing a game. What if I'm not playing with friends? A gaming group assembled from an online posting might not have anything in common with each other outside the game session. And I'm certainly not paying a $35 entrance fee to a gaming convention for the privilege of "hanging out" with a table full of strangers. If I'm playing AL, my purpose for being there...
  • 05:44 PM - Enkhidu quoted Morrus in post Cubicle 7 forums to close due to EU data law
    4% of Facebookís global revenue doesnít means nothing to it. Itís stock value plummets for much smaller fluctuations. It hits big multinationals hard. The major global megacorps arenít dismissing it as ďblusterĒ. It was announced two years ago. Itís not a new thing, despite the last minute panic. Itís not bluster; it will be enforced if companies operate within the EU. The EU has always been strict on data protection (one reason it was always hard to export data to US companies which didnít have adequate protection). That's why I edited my post (which was in response to me mis-reading yours). I initially thought it was "whichever is lesser" rather than "whichever is greater.
  • 05:33 PM - Enkhidu quoted Morrus in post Cubicle 7 forums to close due to EU data law
    Itís 4% global revenue or 20m Euros, whichever is higher. Thereís no cap. Note thatís the max penalty, not a mandatory penalty. Ach! I had that reversed. Obviously I need to check with our compliance officer.
  • 05:05 PM - Jay Verkuilen quoted Morrus in post We Were All New D&D Players Once
    He said it because the Tolkien estate was going after him for his use of ďhobbitsĒ, ďentsĒ, and ďbalrogsĒ, amongst others, which all needed up being renamed. It was a pseudo-legal defence he played out in the editorial pages of Dragon Magazine, not a statement of fact. Certainly, it was an influence. particularly on the inclusion of halflings and rangers (particularly the 1E ranger), as well as some iconic creatures like ents and balrogs, a few spells (e.g., Hold Portal) and the presentation of elves and dwarves. But there are tons of aspects of the game that the Lake Geneva crowd wrote that bear little or no resemblance to LotR. The magic system is totally different, and clearly lifted from Jack Vance right down to a number of spell names. It bears essentially no resemblance to magic in LotR. There are no figures clearly identifiable as clerics in LotR. The Thieves' Guild is from Fritz Leiber. The troll and paladin are from Poul Anderson's Three Hearts and Three Lions, which was also ...
  • 04:01 AM - VGmaster9 quoted Morrus in post N.O.W. The Modern Action Roleplaying Game Is Here!
    If only there was a setting or three coming! :) 97895 97896 97897 I wouldn't doubt there'll be plenty more where that came from.

Saturday, 26th May, 2018


Friday, 25th May, 2018

  • 07:45 PM - MoonSong quoted Morrus in post Solo: A Star Wars Story (seen it!) (spoilers)
    He did it with a bit of assistance. I guess itís a spoiler thread... The droid l33t has a superior navigation computer brain which they install in the Falcon, and they use some special super fuel admixture. Plus Han pilots like a boss. Ů_Ů thank you, now I know I want to watch this movie. Which means I'm out of here, and not coming back until I've seen it. And that means you've earned a free colored drawing from me of any character you want. Just describe the character you want and I'll do my best to portray him/her -by PM-.
  • 07:19 PM - Eltab quoted Morrus in post I am troubled by the closing of responses to the News Digest by Abstruse
    I would say it's fair to say that If you were to add to your list of "moderator trigger terms" - 'racism' - 'misogeny' (sp?) - 'sexism' along with 'social justice warriors' and 'virtue signaling', then you could shut off the things from both political sides that begin* the heated arguments. You are compiling a body of data on the changes you made. If it's not working out as you desired, you can tweak the rules again. P.S. When the 'Harassment at Cons' thread turned away from trying to solve society's problems and looked at on-site actions that could/would help, it brought out helpful ideas. It kept sliding back though. Kudos to Umbran for trying to stay on top of it. * in my experience; there may be other terms.
  • 10:22 AM - pemerton quoted Morrus in post Hidden
  • 10:19 AM - Bagpuss quoted Morrus in post Harassment Policies: New Allegations Show More Work To Be Done
    When you're down to calling people names, it's time to leave the thread, please. But inferring someone is Alt-Right is fine?
  • 08:21 AM - ccs quoted Morrus in post Solo: A Star Wars Story (seen it!) (spoilers)
    Wookies are badass! First time we've really seen the full potential of an angry wookie. And apparently Chewie has eaten people!
  • 02:33 AM - Enkhidu quoted Morrus in post Cubicle 7 forums to close due to EU data law
    I ensured we were OK for GDPR months ago. For a message board like this, it's not a very onerous task... I figured - just couldn't remember getting another notification (which, perversely, seems to be required even for people who've opted in before). How did you deal with the data portability requirements? Does vBulletin allow for exports/dumps? I'm keen to understand how others are dealing with the same hurdles.
  • 01:20 AM - trappedslider quoted Morrus in post Solo: A Star Wars Story (seen it!) (spoilers)
    Sounds like the checkbox hit most if not all of your concerns One thing Iím worried about is that this film looks like it may show that every significant element of Han Soloís backstory - becoming a criminal, meeting Chewie, meeting Lando, getting his blaster, getting the Falcon, being betrayed and becoming cynical, doing the Kessler Run - all happened simultaneously within the space of one adventure rather than as events spread over a rich personal history. It rather diminishes it all if everything Solo is happened within the space of a week ten years ago. If it transpires he first met Jabba and/or Boba Fett in that week too...

Tuesday, 22nd May, 2018

  • 06:38 PM - happyhermit quoted Morrus in post D&D Has the Biggest Playerbase, So Why is it the Hardest for 3rd Party to Market Too?
    Me neither. Iíve been a third party publisher for D&D for nearly 20 years. Good to know, it's difficult googling backwards for something like that and I wasn't entirely sure. Prior to the last few years I had little in way of connection to any sort of larger D&D community or media, pretty much the opposite of your experience I suppose. If you haven't seen it then it seems incredibly unlikely that it's a common usage.

Monday, 21st May, 2018

  • 12:39 PM - gyor quoted Morrus in post The Gemini: A Brand New Class For Your 5th Edition Game
    New on EN5ider, the 5E Patreon. Gemini are warriors that evade, confound, and attack by creating dangerous magical multiples of themselves or copying a foe's techniques. A brand new character class for your 5th Edition games! By Mike Myler; illustrated by Indi Martin. 97714 That's a creative idea for a class. I wonder if you'll create a Scorpio, class of poison and passion maybe and Libra Class too, devoted to maintain and enforcing balance.

Saturday, 19th May, 2018

  • 10:06 PM - dragoner quoted Morrus in post My Wormhole Map: Traveller
    My fictional gravity shield stops your fictional gravity beam. Turns out itís not hard to conceive. ;) Or say another gravity beam blocks it, the way we shoot down a missile with another missile. I agree it's not that difficult to think of a countermeasure. Its easy to do the hand wave magic is technology thing. Doing time consuming orbital mechanics calcs can break the flow of the game, and nobody would call it easy; there is a balance in there, and Marc W Miller said that one of the hardest things about making Traveller was extrapolating technology into the far future. At the end of the day it's still just a game, it is better spending your time figuring out what you consider entertainingly plausible, than sweating over hand waves made 40+ years ago.
  • 05:32 AM - Maxperson quoted Morrus in post Avenger's Infinity War *Spoiler* Discussion
    Agreed. Heís not portrayed as mad, or called ďthe mad TitanĒ. I donít know the comics, but the movie does not display an irrational protagonist (and he is this movieís protagonist). His very plan and the way he carried it out is "mad." He's had decades to figure things out and settle on a plan that doesn't work, as opposed to others that would. The world has gone from 3 billion in 1960 to 7 billion in 2011. It more than doubled in just 51 years. Halving the population doesn't do much to save resources since the populations will replace themselves very quickly. His plan is insane. His single minded pursuit of it, to the point of murdering what he loved most is also kinda crazy. If he was rational, he would have settled on a solution that works, such as altering birth rates so that the populations drop to half and stay that way, or just replenishing the resources while making sure that populations don't increase further. So while they don't explicitly call him the Mad Titan,...
  • 02:36 AM - Ryujin quoted Morrus in post Avenger's Infinity War *Spoiler* Discussion
    He's Hans Gruber, rather than the Joker. He's no Hans Gruber. Gruber was smart and sane. Thanos is far from a genius and nuts.


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Adventures in Middle Earth 5E Journey Cheat Sheet
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ZEITGEIST #13: Avatar of Revolution (Pathfinder RPG & 4E)
Welcome to the thirteenth and final adventure in the ZEITGEIST adventure path!



Finale and Free Will


The mastermind Nicodemus tried to foster enlightenment and empathy, to create the best of all possible worlds. After centuries of pursuing his gr...
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WOIN Super Quick NPC Stats
Need an NPC quickly, no statblocks available, not too much detail required? Simply use this table for base statistics at each Max Dice Pool.

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Darth Vader
It had to be done. WOIN stats for everybody's favourite Sith Lord and movie villain.
239 0 1 Saturday, 24th December, 2016, 01:36 PM Saturday, 24th December, 2016, 08:57 PM
Ogron All-Master Class X Warship
As featured in the upcoming EONS adventure The Last Survivor. This warship is a customised version, with some of the weaponry etc. switched out to convert it to a slaver ship. It still retains a couple of nasty concussion missiles, though.
73 0 1 Monday, 7th November, 2016, 03:33 PM Monday, 7th November, 2016, 05:04 PM
8 Alien Races: Fan Content Entries
These eight new races for NEW (and other sci-fi WOIN games) are the entries in the alien race contest. They are presented here as written. (Note -- I didn't write these, and can't take any credit - I just uploaded them!)
369 0 1 Sunday, 23rd October, 2016, 03:24 PM Tuesday, 25th October, 2016, 11:41 AM
d20 Modern - WOIN Conversion Guide
This allows you to quickly and easily convert d20 Modern (and d20 Future) weapons and equipment to the WOIN system.
226 0 1 Thursday, 20th October, 2016, 05:22 PM Thursday, 20th October, 2016, 05:22 PM
FASA-WOIN Starship Conversion Guide
FASAís Ship Recognition Manuals for the 1980s Star Trek line of products contain hundreds of ships. Many of these stat blocks are archived (and expanded upon with new ships for later shows) on the web. This short guide describes how to convert a FAS...
175 0 1 Thursday, 20th October, 2016, 11:01 AM Thursday, 20th October, 2016, 11:03 AM
Traveller-WOIN Starship Conversion Guide
Use this guide to quickly convert a Traveller starship for use in WOIN.

Note that this has been superseded by the Small Ships article - EONS # 54. Therefore, the hull sizes have changed. Instead of scaling small ships down to undersized ships, the f...
166 0 1 Tuesday, 18th October, 2016, 03:01 PM Sunday, 21st May, 2017, 01:00 PM
Traveller-WOIN Conversion Guide
The guide provides rules for converting Traveller (2008 and 2016) weapons to WOIN. You will need the appropriate source material for item descriptions, etc.
145 0 1 Monday, 17th October, 2016, 04:11 PM Monday, 17th October, 2016, 04:26 PM
RESOLVE
The optional RESOLVE rules for sanity and social combat for the WOIN roleplaying game system.
109 0 1 Saturday, 24th September, 2016, 07:16 PM Saturday, 8th October, 2016, 01:38 PM
N.E.W. Character Sheet
This is the official NEW character sheet.
180 0 1 Saturday, 24th September, 2016, 07:15 PM Monday, 17th October, 2016, 04:14 PM
WOIN Style Guide
This short document describes some of the basic rules of writing an article or product for a WOIN game.
284 0 1 Saturday, 24th September, 2016, 03:11 PM Thursday, 20th October, 2016, 05:23 PM
Starship Sizes: Fighters & Titans
I was writing this for EONS magazine, but it turned out I only needed one page and that does not an EONS article make. So here it is for free!

This is just a draft; I have NOT playtested this. It is designed to accommodate different assumptions in s...
228 0 1 Saturday, 24th September, 2016, 01:04 PM Monday, 17th October, 2016, 04:15 PM
d20-WOIN conversion guide
Take a d20 (3.x, Pathfinder, etc.) stat block and run through the steps to convert to a WOIN stat block. It's draft; it undoubtedly needs tweaking, but it's a decent start, I think. I'd very much appreciate it if folks would test it with various d20/...
202 0 1 Saturday, 24th September, 2016, 01:01 PM Monday, 17th October, 2016, 04:11 PM
ZEITGEIST #12: The Grinding Gears of Heaven (Pathfinder RPG & 4E)
Welcome to the twelfth and penultimate adventure in the ZEITGEIST adventure path!

The End Has Already Begun

Things are falling apart. An attempt by the Obscurati conspiracy to create a more perfect world was sabotaged, and the world is descending i...
137 0 2 Monday, 22nd February, 2016, 12:29 PM Monday, 22nd February, 2016, 12:30 PM
ZEITGEIST #11: Gorged on Ruins (Pathfinder RPG & 4E)
Welcome to the eleventh adventure in the ZEITGEIST adventure path!

The World is Falling Apart

After the stars fell and the sun vanished, a new world order arose, controlled by a group known as the Obscurati. Now four nations are poised to assault ...
89 0 2 Thursday, 22nd October, 2015, 12:08 AM Tuesday, 8th December, 2015, 06:07 PM
Excalibur Class XIV Battleship
The Excalibur class was something of an experiment, and not an entirely successful one. The technological limits at the time of construction meant that compromises had to be made both in terms of firepower and in terms of basic onboard facilities...
84 0 1 Tuesday, 20th October, 2015, 06:33 PM Monday, 26th October, 2015, 03:30 PM

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