Why do they see no women in the village?

A simple question, so perhaps out of context. What is the context? Decide for yourself, and then see what you may do with the provided 20 possible answers. This blog post has been inspired by Roll XX from Neoplastic Press. “Roll XX” was brought to you by The Sentinels of Meregoth (whoever THEY may be)! […]

Five Tales of Lovecraft

Today is the 20th of August. It is the birthday of H.P. Lovecraft, the father of a fictional world which outer gods, unearthly horrors and disquieting implications are overall known as the Mythos. And if I know my few but dear readers, then I am not telling you, Reader in Front of the Screen, anything […]

The Shepherd: a mysterious NPC

The Shepherd is a figure that appears to the ghouls in their realm, and calls them forth. It is not a ghoul, but expresses kinship with them and talks their tongue. The Shepherd is tall, has a horse skull for a head, long limbs and an oily, grey-green skin.

Gregorius21778 August 2019 UPDATE

This is August 2019. The day of birth of H.P. Lovecraft fills the horizon with strange sights, and the upcoming release of Cyberpunk 2077 has seen a dramatic increase in the advertisement of cyberpunk releated RPG titles. And who is little, dirty-greedy me not to run along with all the other roaches?

[German/RANT] In Stranger Aeons…

Iäh! Iäh! Shub Niggurath – Die Schwarze Ziege mit den TAUSEND Jungen! Ich bin äußerst erstaunt, trage aber ein durchaus amüsiert-eitles Grinsen. Ich hätte ja mit einer MENGE gerechnet, aber das irgendjemand auf die wahrhaft wahnwitzige Idee verfallen würde, ausgerechnet die Welt Aventurien mit dem Mythos zu verquicken… nein, das hätte ich nie erwartet, und […]

[LotFP] The Realm of the Ghouls

The ghouls that I presented to you last week of course need to come from somewhere. So, I toyed with some of the suggestions and ideas from H.P. Lovecraft´s Pickman´s Model and Dream-Quest for Unknown Kadath, and build upon them. The result you will find below (fitting, isn´t it?), together with three new LotFP ™ […]

Monster for You: Ghouls

“These figures were seldom completely human, but often approached humanity in varying degree. Most of the bodies, while roughly bipedal, had a forward slumping, and a vaguely canine cast. The texture of the majority was a kind of unpleasant rubberiness. (…) a (…)blasphemy with glaring red eyes, (…)bony claws (…), gnawing at [a] head (…). […]