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 Help The Characters Get Into Trouble Posted: Sun, 10 Mar 19:21:37  
Adventure Building, Adventure & Campaign Building, Plots

Want to make life even more interesting for your players? Follow these three simple steps.Step 1: Pick Your HookGrab a hook from your Loopy Plans. I don't know your plot, so let's use five random plot hooks quickly generated from Campaign Logger's Town Rumours generator: Recently a scarred traveler came to visit the clothier, who has been […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #467 – Long Story Arcs – 3 Tips On How To Finish Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 03:05:07  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Long Story Arcs – 3 Tips On How To Finish Getting Your Family to RPG Game Master Tips & Tricks New GM Advice @ CampaignMastery.com This Week’s Tips Summarized Long Story Arcs – 3 Tips On How To Finish Long Story Arcs – 3 Tips […]

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 RPT E-Zine Issue #463 – The Pirate Queen’s Adventure Checklist Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 03:55:26  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Hannah The Pirate Queen’s Adventure Checklist For Your Game: 10 Aristocrats Open Design Interview – From the Shore to the Sea   This Week’s Tips Summarized The Pirate Queen’s Adventure Checklist The Pirate Queen’s Adventure Checklist For Your Game: 10 Aristocrats Open Design Interview – From […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #385 – Jail Break – Part IV: Plotting and Encounter Tips Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 03:24:02  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Jail Break – Part IV: Plotting and Encounter Tips Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Jail Break – Part IV: Plotting and Encounter Tips Escape Or Quest – What Kind Of Plot Are You Running? How Many Encounters Needed? Linear Or Sandbox […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #384 – Jail Break – Part III: It’s All About The NPCs Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 03:12:29  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Jail Break – Part III: It’s All About The NPCs Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Jail Break – Part III: It’s All About The NPCs The Warden The Governor The Guards Gangs Fellow Prisoners Readers’ Tips Summarized  Why Does The Town […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #383 – Part II: Theme and Atmosphere Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 02:50:47  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Part II: Theme and Atmosphere Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Part II: Theme and Atmosphere Create GM Reference Tools – Environment And Atmosphere Cell Furnishings Convert Existing Maps To Prisons Craft A Theme Readers’ Tips Summarized  Cavern Settings Classic Tip: XP […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #382 – Part I: Jail Design Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 02:43:31  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Part I: Jail Design Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Part I: Jail Design Craft A Prison Purpose Prison Design Ideas 39 Prison Concepts Readers’ Tips Summarized  More PC Death Alternatives There Are Answers To Death Character Death: Don’t Penalize Harshly Wagering […]

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 RPT – 7 Ways To Be A More Entertaining GM Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 02:35:14  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn 7 Ways To Be A More Entertaining GM Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized 7 Ways To Be A More Entertaining GM Be Enthusiastic Use Props Interesting NPCs Vivid Description Interesting Environments Reveal A Compelling Secret Or Twist Each Session Change Patterns, […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #348 – Sneaky Tactics For Weak Monsters Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 04:13:26  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Sneaky Tactics For Weak Monsters Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Sneaky Tactics For Weak Monsters Pin Down The PCs From Behind The Door Interrupt Spell Recovery Outwait Spells Gain Movement Advantage Craft Ambushes Fight, Flee, Victory Learn About PC Abilities Monsters […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #322 – Interesting Combats With Themed Skirmish Groups, Part 2 Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 03:42:16  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Interesting Combats With Themed Skirmish Groups, Part 2 Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Interesting Combats With Themed Skirmish Groups, Part 2 Build The Skirmish Unit Craft An Identity Craft A Tactics Sheet Prepare For The Encounter GM It And Tweak Readers’ […]

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 RPT Weekly E-Zine Issue #331 – Interesting Combats With Themed Skirmish Groups, Part 1 Posted: Wed, 27 Feb 03:22:49  
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Contents: This Week’s Tips Summarized A Brief Word From Johnn Interesting Combats With Themed Skirmish Groups, Part 1 Readers’ Tips Of The Week This Week’s Tips Summarized Interesting Combats With Themed Skirmish Groups, Part 1 Craft Unique, Distinct, And Interactive Themes Choose An Interesting Game Mechanic For A Skirmish Theme What Is Your Goal? Determine […]

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 RPT – 5 Room Dungeon Contest Entries Posted: Thu, 24 Jan 05:12:49  
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You can find all the entries posted to date at the 5 Room Dungeons web page. RPG Downloads File downloads related to various links frompast Roleplaying Tips issues. Supplemental Issues Supplemental Issue #22 – Making Magic Items Interesting Supplemental Issue #21 – RPG Advocacy Supplemental Issue #20 – Over-Resting PCs Supplemental Issue #19 – Not […]

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