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This site features resources for the tabletop RPG crowd. You'll find adventure ideas, artwork, maps, dice odds, gaming tips, useful random generators, reference materials, industry links and RSS news feeds. There are even a handful of resources for board game fans.

The primary purpose of this site is to support my tabletop and play-by-post roleplaying groups. Players can find important information related to the Lands of Xina, Ascendant, Legend and Dinky Dragons campaigns. If you might be interested in joining, please visit the forums.

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Gaming Tips
Tips for Players
Enrich the sub-plot by improvising an element of the story. Make sure these elements do not directly affect the plot.

Tips for GameMasters
Provide Motivation - Few characters are carefree adventurers, willing to delve into the deadliest dungeon simply because it's there. There are safer, easier ways to earn money than slaying monsters. Make sure the characters have a reason to pursue the goal you've set in front of them. The plot should revolve around something that matters to them.

From the RPG Glossary...
Best dramatic effect - (also: BDE) refers to the GM determining outcomes based on what will look good, be funny, or be dramatic, rather than on strict reality or interpretation of the game rules.
Gaming Humor
When I Am the Evil Overlord...
My five-year-old child advisor will also be asked to decipher any code I am thinking of using. If he breaks the code in under 30 seconds, it will not be used. Note: this also applies to passwords.

You Might Be A Gamer If...
You knew that that last question was a ringer - who has more dice than they can use?

Gamer To Avoid
The Genre-Jumper - He tries to bring in aspects of other genres. In a party with an Elvish druid and ranger, he's the ninja.

Things I Learned While Gaming
Iím not allowed to pickpocket the pants off of my target.