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.

Dark, Deadly and Delicious part 5: Pre-made characters

In this the last of a series of excerpts from an article about running and creating Crypts and Things convention games, I exhort you, nay implore you to use pre-made characters. Continue reading

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Dark, Deadly and Delicious part 4: Be the Monster Manager

In the penultimate part of this series of posts about Crypts and Things convention games, I look at an important role of the referee. Continue reading

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Dark, Delicious and Deadly part 2: Pacing

Part 2 of 5 excerpts from Dark, Delicious and Deadly, an article about running Crypts and Things at conventions. You can Never Have Enough Pace (as my mate Evil Gaz says). This is the primary principle to bear in mind … Continue reading

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Dark, Delicious and Deadly part 1: Focus

The first of five excerpts from an article I’ve written about running Crypts and Things at conventions. Continue reading

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The Death Mask of the Evil Emperor

Its Fiendish Friday, dare you to wear The Death Mask of the Evil Emperor?

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Green is the new Black!

Rejoice fellow OSRians, Glynn Seal’s (aka Monkey Blood Design) The Midderlands, as previously Kickstarted and supported by this here blog, has been released! Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: In the Street of the Dead

A short location from the adventure The Furnace, from the upcoming Tournaments of Madness and Death for Crypts and Things and other OSR rulesets. Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: Stink River Healers

You are in the middle of a swamp full of poisonous plants, insects and animals, festering with bad diseases. This article looks at the Healers who can help you 🙂 Continue reading

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Fiendish Friday: The Sixth

A little preview of a longer piece entitled “A Strange Thing Happened on the Way to the Ruins”, which is coming in the upcoming From the Shroud #2. Continue reading

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Life and Death Zarth Edition Overview

The final preview of Life and Death Zarth Edition which is available now for pre-order from D101games.com, and should be on general release next week. Continue reading

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