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Cthulhu Guard: The Inspiration

I've assembled a mashup of Trail of Cthulhu with Mouse Guard that functions as a “frontend module” for Trail of Cthulhu. (It's been playtested, and it works great!)

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Starcatchers Part 1: Introduction

High steampunk. Massive dirigibles and flying trains. Pirates, ninjas, and mobsters. Victorian gentlemen, political intrigue. Gaslamp gutter rats, criminal underground. Airborne swashbuckling action. Welcome to Thame's End.

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[Mouseling Guard] I'm running a Mouse Guard campaign for my 3-year-old

How I started running a tabletop RPG for a toddler...and loving it.

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Ultraviolet Grasslands: Go psychedelic, OSR-style

UVG labels itself as one part Oregon Trail and one part Dying Earth, and that’s exactly what you're getting into.

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The Koryo Hall of Adventures: Reputable one-shots

The Koryo Hall of Adventures is a new Korea-themed campaign setting for D&D 5E. In this blog post, we take a look at a book of 5 free adventures set in this campaign setting.

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