Monthly Archives: July 2009

What is “Old School” Roleplaying?

This was originally posted over on RPG.net where it’s produced some interesting responses. Despite the fact roughly 10,000 times as many people will see it there as here, I want to put it here as well… There seems to be … Continue reading

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009 The Howling Reef

  It is a place of screams, and storms, and ten foot tall multi-mouthed starfish with a bad attitude. "What is the Howling Reef, Alex?"   share: Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on fark share … Continue reading

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008 The Bloodworm Fields

The Bloodworm Fields Not everything in the Abyss is instantly, visibly, nasty. An aspect of chaos is deception, after all…   share: Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on fark share via Reddit Share with Stumblers … Continue reading

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007 The Salt Sargasso

The Salt Sargasso Some scholars and religious writers claim the Abyss is "below" the mortal world, and that all things dark, evil, and wrong eventually "fall" into it. Whether this is a metaphorical or a physical truth, it does describe … Continue reading

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006 The Nests

The Nests A twisting rocky canyon, a thousand miles or more long, framing a torrential river of poison. And scorpion-wasps. Did we mention the scorpion wasps?   share: Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook Share on fark … Continue reading

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005 The Spider-Queen’s Hatchery

  The Spider Queen’s Hatchery — When demons ascend to godhood, they sometimes leave their old planes abandoned… and sometimes, not so abandoned. In the body of a dead god, the most beloved of the Spider Queen’s children grow and … Continue reading

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