Will the Blood-Drenched Room resurface?

On Friday 13th the Blood-Drenched Room, a little piece of OSR freebee that I initially released last year on Halloween, resurfaced again for a limited time. Now, a week later, it is long gone… but still lingers. Do you wish to summon it anew? All that it takes this time are seven (or more) LIKES […]

Monster for You: Deepcave Bats

Deepcave Bats are an offshot of cave bats. While there is a relation between the species, they have evolved differently (and perhaps the Deepcave Bats have been wrapped by dark influences or mutated by radiation or other contamination: what ever fits your game world). They are larger, and the largest have a body equal to […]

[SHA] 99 Names for Dragons

Before you go, listen. There is something you should know. There is not only one beast, but four of them. See the mountain peek there in the distance? That is where we believe a great dragon to have its lair. We have not seen it in generations, but the tale goes that it is an […]

[OSR] A Question of Alignment

I don´t know about you, but to me the alignment system of classic OSR is a bit… awkward. I am playing Lamentations of the Flame Princess, so a Cleric is always „Lawful“ while a Magic-User is always „Chaotic“. And you know what? It seems like a no-brainer to be Neutral or Chaotic otherwise. After all, […]

[LotFP] Chapel of Starvation

I started to play a computer game called Sunless Sea. It is dark steampunk fantasy/horror game where London „was stolen by bats“ (yes, that made me scratch my head, too) and now rests in a gigantic cave at a dark oceaon. Welcome to the Underzee. It is about steampunk, being a captain, exploring the ocean […]