Tombpunk: Arcana – Chaos Magick

Tombpunk is my lo-fi, lightweight, fantasy roleplaying game, published under license by Outland Entertainment. You can find it here on DriveThruRPG. Tombpunk: Arcana is a series of articles written by me expanding content for the game with "playtest" material (I don't think I can call it homebrew if I'm the official writer/creator!). This is the … Continue reading Tombpunk: Arcana – Chaos Magick

Top Ten RPGs of 2020

As always and like last year, I’m doing a non-review of my favorite RPG products of the year. I don’t review RPG products, but I can certainly tell you what I loved and make recommendations. I love playing games and talking about the games I love is big source of joy to me. This is simply … Continue reading Top Ten RPGs of 2020

Halloween Game 2018 – Mythras (Mythic Rome)

It's that time of the year again! Halloweeeeeen gammeeee! *cue spooky music.* I elected to run Mythras from The Design Mechanism, using their Mythic Rome sourcebook. (You can find all of these books on their website or DriveThruRPG.) Rules Changes for Moar Horror None! The combat rules in Mythras are pretty horrific already (in terms of body horror), and … Continue reading Halloween Game 2018 – Mythras (Mythic Rome)

Alan’s Unofficial (& Totally Biased) Essential The One Ring RPG Guide

My Pendragon guide was very popular. One of my top three blog posts! So I'm doing more for other RPGs I love. Thus, I present to you, Alan’s Unofficial (& Totally Biased) Essential The One Ring RPG Book Guide! I adore The One Ring (also called TOR.) My love of Tolkien runs deep and nostalgic, and … Continue reading Alan’s Unofficial (& Totally Biased) Essential The One Ring RPG Guide

Pendragon Halloween Game Recipes

Cooking with Alan Time! Some folks asked for the recipes I used for the Pendragon Halloween Game. Here they are! You'll have to bear with me, I've never written recipes on this blog before. These recipes are deliberately medieval-styled, but obviously benefit from modern advances. I used this site to do my best to use … Continue reading Pendragon Halloween Game Recipes