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If you aren't familiar with our Tangible Taverns line, this series of PDFs is dedicated to bringing life back to the local watering hole while making the GM's job a little easier. We help you bring the tavern to life with: Detailed descriptions Rumour and event tables Tavern maps Colourful and unique NPCs Complete stat blocks … Continue reading 5 PFRPG Adventures Ripe For A Tangible Tavern
Goblins are a hot topic of conversation in our house right now. Dire Rugrat Publishing is hard at work on a product that features these mischievous little creatures, and our little ones don't miss a beat. We've been talking about goblins in general, but also sharing some of the tales and legends of these usually … Continue reading Rugrat #1’s Great Goblin War
Some NPCs make excellent allies, others are debilitating nemeses, but some are just sad. In this series of posts we bring you Flawed Foes. These NPCs may once have held great potential, alas, their flaws have created substantial hurdles. Don't let that stop you from enjoying some good old role-playing fun though! Carbid was once … Continue reading Flawed Foe: Carbid Stouthall
In case you missed some of our products the first go around, or you've been sitting on the fence about them, we'll compile the monthly reviews of our products into one blog post each month. The full reviews can be found with the products (linked to in the product name), and in some cases, on the … Continue reading January 2017 Reviews
Monster Ecologies are a Good Thing. Somewhere along the way, D&D monster stat blocks got so big, there often wasn't room for much more than a perfunctory few sentences describing said beasts and their habitats. As a GM, I hate this. It divorces the creatures from their worlds, making them just another sack of hit points to be eliminated and looted. The Fifth Edition Monster Manual took a step in the right direction, giving more description for creatures than the last two editions, but I wanted more still...
Last week we gave you sneak peek at Deloris Franz, an antogonist from 5e NPCs: Bullies and Brutes. We know detailed histories and motivations are awesome, but since Deloris is intended to be used in an RPG, stat blocks are handy too, right? That's why this week we bring you her complete stat block. If you are … Continue reading Freebie Friday: 5e NPC – Deloris Franz (Part Two)