Author: Paco G. Jaen

🐲 RPG Interview Erik Scott de Bie: How to write novels from D&D. 🐲 All the secrets revealed!

Erik Scott de Bie has written, among others, for Wizards of the Coast and Dungeons & Dragons and knows how to take the most interesting parts of a game and turn it into a novel and take the best bit of a story and bring them into an adventure. If you are interested in writing a novel or a story based on your adventures, this is the video you need! Please help our channel by subscribing and commenting and support our Patreon Campaign if you can: https://www.patreon.com/gmsmagazine In this interview Erik talks about what it takes to keep an...

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What is the future of RPGs?

What is the future of RPGs? This is my prediction of what is going to happen to TTRPGs in the future. Or at least one of the things. You think I got it right? Support our Patreon Campaign if you can: https://www.patreon.com/gmsmagazine With the amount of fantasy and science fiction we are seeing in series recently, and the amount of material we have seen in the cinema for the last 20 years, I think it is time for companies to start having a different approach to licensing their IPs to RPG companies. Netflix, Disney, HBO, Fox, Amazon, Lucasfilm… in...

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Music in my early RPGs

Today I was listening to Cinemix at work. For those of you who don’t know, Cinemix is an online radio station that plays soundtracks from movies and some series. All-day. You can get a premium account to get rid of the advertising but it doesn’t have a lot of advertising in any event. Anyway, sometimes I have it in the background. Often it happens that, before I notice, I have an enormous feeling of nostalgia. A sense of yearning for the days when I used to play Dark Sun or any other AD&D game with my friends some 25...

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Frogfolk of Porphyra RPG review by Endzeitgeist

This installment of the „…of Porphyra“-series clocks in at 57 pages, 1 page front cover, 2 pages of SRD, with the pdf laid out in 6’’ by 9’’ (A5), leaving us with 54 pages of content, so let’s take a look! This book was moved up in my reviewing queue at the request of my patreon supporters. Support Endzeitgeist Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/user?u=433233You can buy the Frogfolk of Porphyra!for 5E in DrivethruRPG: http://bit.ly/39KiBc7 In case you were wondering: Porphyra RPG is essentially a continuation of Pathfinder 1, fully backwards compatible in the same way as Pathfinder behaved to 3.5, but with...

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Writing LGBT characters in RPGs with Steve Kenson

Writing LGBT characters in TTRPG is something a lot of straight people want to do but don’t really know how to do it. In this episode, I talked to Steve Kenson, from Green Ronin Publishing about how to go about it in the safest possible way. Whenever this topic comes up in Social networks, there are arguments with people – some people – complaining about it. But there are others who want to find out how to do it properly so their work can include more diversity and gain some richness. Steve Kenson has a long history of writing...

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