We all know that roleplaying games are a theatre of the mind, but there's nothing as fun as actually seeing your PC. It helps you to get in character, it helps your party members with visualisation, it makes it easier for your fans/friends to do fanart. However, for those of us who aren't artist, it's … Continue reading Show your face! Free character portrait generators for all your RPG needs
I got my latest Kickstarter package delivered - a pack of Common (or Garden) Gnomes from Midlam Miniatures. Why did I need them? No reason whatsoever. But I am a big fan of this tiny UK-based company and their metal minis, and I make it a point to support all their Kickstarter campaigns. They keep … Continue reading What’s the use of the garden gnomes?
Is this book everything I wanted from fifth edition of Dungeons & Dragons? Yes.
Based on acclaimed Critical Role show, Tal'Dorei Campaign Setting (D&D 5E) is a quite interesting book. Let's see where it shines the brightest.
Finding the right campaign for your D&D group might be tricky. Here's a comprehensive guide to all of the WotC published modules. Spoilers ahead!
The Zweihänder RPG is finally here. After a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign (fully funded within 6 hours! Guess people really did miss Warhammer Fantasy RPG) and slightly delayed dispatch (a year or so - but for a good reason), the parcel was delivered and unceremoniously opened by a committee. PDF, which was provided to the … Continue reading First Look: Zweihänder RPG
Last week I happened to review for you Jared Blando's book on hand-drawing fantasy maps. This time we'll go further - just in case you feel more confident in digital drawing or are just looking for some generators. Of course, picking your tools depends mostly on your skills. However, as a graphic designer myself, I'll … Continue reading How to Draw Fantasy & RPG Maps, part 2: digital
Review of How To Draw Fantasy Art & RPG Maps by Jared Blando.