Spellslinger is the 4th instalment in the line of Horizon supplements by Fantasy Flight games for the d20 system. As stated in my previous reviews, each supplement straddles the line between mini-campaign setting and mod, complete with its own classes, some feats and some unique rules or modifications thereof. Usually each game is very thematically … More PrinceofNothingReviews: Spellslinger
Your Prince is ecstatic to present you with another installment of actual play, Carcosa style. Today our merry band was joined by a new player, causing a great and wonderous shift in the dynamics of our stalwart circle of heroes. When we last left off our heroes had set out towards the village of the … More [Actual Play] Lost on Carcosa Pt. IV: Such is the way of Carcosa.
After the stunning success of having achieved 3 sessions of Carcosa with nary an akward rape scene taking place, your Prince has been scouring the internet for supplementary material to bolster Carcosa’s somewhat aenemic repertoire of items, enemies and bricabrac. I stumbled upon Realms of Crawling Chaos by Goblinoid Games, a supplement for Lovecraftian fantasy … More PrinceofNothingReviews: Realms of Crawling Chaos
(I have started using additional random tables during character generation to flesh out new PC’s somewhat. Behold! List of Traits roll d20: 1. Pierced Lips, eyebrows, ears and nostrils. (+1 cha) 2. Ritual Scarification (acid, cuts, burning or insect bites). (-1 con) 3. Lips removed or nose removed (-1 cha) 4. Dyed hair. 5. Painted … More [Actual Play] Lost on Carcosa Pt. III: The Perilous Road to Salvation.
(I have added a slight modification to the 1st (Helicon) and 7th (Abraxas) guardians, described in prior installments, based on a conversation with a friend. Helicon warns any adventuring party about his 8 brothers, stating that the last one is so powerful he will slay at least one of them with certainty. However, should they … More Guardians of the Highest Citadel: Agak the Father of Ghouls and (*) the Mirrored Prince
On this most auspicious of sundays your Prince is once again proud to present you with stirring tales of adventure and sorcery on the accursed world of Carcosa. An interesting session, the nameless archer was taken over by the benevolent and merciful GM, for the player himself was absent, but a new player joined our … More [Actual Play] Lost on Carcosa, Pt II: A Grim Harvest
(Christ this one is long. Something about Tron-clones triggers my logorrhoea). Ah, the halcyon days of the d20 boom. Brimming with potential, the d20 market eventually got clogged with a flood of substandard if not utterly wretched and uninspired garbage supplements married to a system that was already heaving under the strain of excessive rulesbloat. … More PrinceofNothingReviews: Virtual