Category Archives: Fiendish Friday

Published on a Friday these are short snippets of game material for your Crypts and Things/Swords and Wizardy/other OSR rules game.

Fiendish Friday: Stretch Goals and Add-ons for the Kickstarter

OK here it is the final FF before the Crypts and Things Kickstarter opens this Sunday March 1st. Last time out I said that I would talk about the stretch goals. Stretch 1. More Fiends About 40 or so, depending … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: Test your Luck!

Ok so it’s not actually Friday, but I’ve asked the Sorcerer to bend time and space so we can have another preview of Crypts and Things Remastered, this time of a new ruling: LUCK. One thing that began to fall … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: Art preview

So its week 2 of 4 of the Crypts and Things Remastered previews and here’s a sneak peak of the art. First off here’s two flavors of Sorcerers (the revised Magician class) These typical of the black and white pieces … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The Sorcerer

A rough draft (warning there may be typos) of something that will be revealed soon 😉 Sorcerer Sorcerers are characters who use Magic to bend reality to their will. They cast spells, memorised from dusty tomes, to perform such wondrous … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The Tale of Ged the Mother

“Once upon a time the land was flowing with beauty and love. Ged was its Smiling Goddess, and she bore all things edible for her people the Hu Pi. Her animals and plants fed and clothed the people in great … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The Bone Collector

The Tale of the Bone Collector “You see Ulmak just had to collect them all. Tall ones, short ones, skinny ones and just plain odd ones. Skeletons of all shapes and sizes. Said it helped him in his healing. See … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: Five of the Worst

The latest in my occasional Friday column for Crypts and Things, I present five adventure seeds revolving round five conflicted non-player characters. The Hunted & The Damned “Help us, help us please. They are after us.” Situation: Pale and ghost … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: Zarth Wars!

A small idea for a Convention game next year at the Seven Hills Convention (in Sheffield weekend after Easter weekend) which has a Sci-Fi RPG gaming theme. Here’s how I blend Planetary Romance, Spell Jammer with the magnificent evil that … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The village of Shek

A small dirt poor village for your Crypts and Things game, from the upcoming adventure module UK-S2 The Dark Path. Shek Shek is a small agricultural village, whose residents cling to the Old Religion of Earth worship. They are used … Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The Snakes of Severis

In a deserted temple on the Plateau of Pain stands a seven foot high statue of a long forgotten god. This robbed figure wielding a short sword held aloft is covered in writhing multicoloured snakes, ranging from between two to … Continue reading

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