Roll 3d6 - Roleplaying Resources


This site features resources for the tabletop roleplaying game crowd, designed to work on any device. Bookmark this site as a handy, cell-phone friendly GM toolbox.

Tools features useful random game information generators. Names will take you to a variety of person, place, item, and event name generators. Archives links to useful RPG-related articles. Games accesses information for my various campaigns. News brings in RPG news from multiple sources. Dogs is a section for my pets and other miscellaneous info.

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Today's featured gaming tool: Weapon Name Generator

Gaming Tips

Tips for Players
Teach a skill to another character, allowing them to spend experience points on something new.

Tips for GameMasters
Quick Combat - Unless your players love tactical battles on a hex mat with figurines, use cinematic descriptions of combat actions. Don't let system rules slow down the game to the point where one fight scene takes longer than five roleplay scenes. Reward players who give interesting descriptions of their actions by making them more likely to succeed.

From the RPG Glossary...
Bug hunt - A crawl through dark tunnels or catacombs, searching for a monster (or monsters); often in a science-fiction setting.

Gaming Humor

When I Am the Evil Overlord...
I will see a competent psychiatrist and get cured of all extremely unusual phobias and bizarre compulsive habits which could prove to be a disadvantage.

You Might Be A Gamer If...
You've actually paid to have custom fangs made.

Gamer To Avoid
The Hoarder - He wants all of the loot and can't share equally with the other players. If his character is alone when he finds the treasure chest, no one else will ever know he found it.

Things I Learned While Gaming
I'm not allowed to talk my fellow inquisitors into buying an industrial strength flamethrower.

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