Category Archives: Labyrinth Lord

The return of the Oubliette

UK based Oubliette fanzine is back after almost a three-year hiatus with Issue 9. Although it uses Labyrinth Lord as its rule set of choice, its compatible with other OSR rule sets. If you want the pdf its available via … Continue reading

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Too much D&D

So the free version of D&D 5th Edition is out, and I fell strangely underwhelmed. Reason why? Well its probably because in the last four years or so I’ve picked up a small bookshelf worth of D&D Variants. First D&D … Continue reading

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I’m looking forward to this: Sword and Sanity RPG

Alot of the OSR D&D blogs talk about Lovecraftian influcences on D&D and getting them into their games. Shane Magnus of Swords against the Outer Dark, is putting his money where his mouth is and producing a game heavy on … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Kingdom of Erun

From the setting document I’m working on for Albion Adventures. Oh woe is the folly of mortal man! The last king of Erun, Opus the Pious, was deceived by the purple robed priests of the Hidden Gods. They claimed their … Continue reading

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Introducing Albion Adventures

Ok after a triumphant game at Furnace, I’ve sat down and planned out what I’m going to be doing with Albion Adventures in the long term. In short Albion Adventures is going to be D101 games line of adventures in … Continue reading

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The Furnace – how it went

Ok the short version of this was that it Rocked mightily 🙂 It was a Saturday night game and fully booked with with six players.  I’d been running all day and had been on the beers the night before, so … Continue reading

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We played D&D :)

A quick post, post-Furnace convention (Sheffield UK last weekend just gone). My fuzzled brain is still recovering from the sheer awesome that this con was, but for now some pics from my FULLY BOOKED Saturday night of D&D (powered by … Continue reading

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The Furnace – Progress report

As the con (Furnace, Sheffield UK) approaches this weekend, I’m taking a slow but steady approach to writing the Furnace. Systems wise I’ve settled on Labyrinth Lord. Even though I’ve got printed versions of Swords and Wizardry and Osric, LL … Continue reading

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