RPGaDay2020 Day 31: Experience – reflections on RPGaDay this year

The original RPGaDay2020 prompts graphic by @WillBrooks1989 Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at demons, devils, the Blood war and the Portals needed to bring them into my campaign. Today the theme is Experience, and I'm going to reflect on my experience participating in RPGaDay this year. To be honest, I have mixed feelings about it. … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 31: Experience – reflections on RPGaDay this year

RPGaDay2020 Day 30: portal

The RPGaDay2020 prompts in a map by dunroaminpress Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I went for a Ride with a brief guide to horses. Today the prompt is Portal. What leaks through portals? It’s a good way to introduce corrupting elements to an otherwise innocuous setting, particularly if you want to bring in demons and/or devils. I … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 30: portal

RPGaDay2020 Day 20: Investigate – missing woman…

The original RPGaDay2020 prompts graphic by @WillBrooks1989 Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at The Tower, an establishment of ill repute in Akorros. Today the theme is Investigate. Which is quite appropriate since we're starting back in our Akorros campaign after our summer break, and the characters will have an investigation on their hands. As I've … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 20: Investigate – missing woman…

RPGaDay2020 Day 19: Tower – and the Akorros establishment of that name

The RPGaDay2020 prompts in a map by dunroaminpress Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at meeting online and my experiences with VTTs. Today the theme is Tower. Round the back of Palace Rock, up against the rock and the inner city wall, is an establishment which everyone knows as The Tower. It doesn't have any name … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 19: Tower – and the Akorros establishment of that name

RPGaDay2020 Day 14: Banner

The original RPGaDay2020 prompts graphic by @WillBrooks1989 Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I went back to traditional blogging, looking at Rest and the 5-minute adventuring day. Today the theme is Banner...and I'm struggling. What banners might you get in Akorros? The most likely would be the Toney House and Mendel Callister. The Toney family crest (according to … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 14: Banner

RPGaDay2020 Day 12: Message, and the Tsili language of flowers

The original RPGaDay2020 prompts graphic by @WillBrooks1989 Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 we looked at the Stacks of Akorros, the islands in the lake off Akorros. Today the theme is Message, and I'd like to talk about the language of flowers. Trigger warning: some of this gets grim. Travel into the Spice Quarter of Akorros and you will see … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 12: Message, and the Tsili language of flowers

RPGaDay2020 Day 11: Stack – the Stacks of Akorros

The original RPGaDay2020 prompts graphic by @WillBrooks1989 Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 we looked at Want - the desire of disabled people to play someone like themselves. Today the theme is Stack, and I have to confess I struggled to come up with something to writes about. Then I thought about Summer Camp 2020 and about my … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 11: Stack – the Stacks of Akorros

RPGaDay2020 Day 9: Light – the wanderer moon

The original RPGaDay2020 prompts graphic by @WillBrooks1989 By the light....of the silvery moon... So went the lyrics of a song on the now hideously un-PC "Black and White Minstrel Show" record my parents had and which I played incessantly for a period during my teenage years. Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 we looked at the shady Empire … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 9: Light – the wanderer moon

RPGaDay2020 Day 4: Vision – how the Gyrfalcon’s vision changed Akorros

Yesterday in RPGaDay2020 I looked at the Thread of the story and problems I have had keeping it going. Today I'd like to introduce you to someone whose Vision changed the path of Akorros. The Gyrfalcon The Gyrfalcon is the secretive leader of The Akorros Thieves Guild. Very few people know their true identity, but everyone … Continue reading RPGaDay2020 Day 4: Vision – how the Gyrfalcon’s vision changed Akorros