Author: Paco G. Jaen

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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Interview: Darren Pearce and Judge Dredd RPG

ENPublishing released Judge Dredd after a successful Kickstarter campaign and the game has seen some interesting releases added to it. So why aren’t more people into it? Please help our channel by subscribing and commenting and support our Patreon Campaign if you can: https://www.patreon.com/gmsmagazine Judge Dredd has been a referent in the world of comic books since it came out over 40 years ago. Its criticism of social systems, the way it treats characters and some stunning scripts and artwork gained it some hardcore fans that love it. And it has seen some very interesting #RPGs in the past...

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RPG Interview: Successful Kickstarters with Ed Jowett

Kickstarters are a really important part of TTRPG publishing and some companies depend on it. Shades of Vengeance is one of said companies with more than 50 projects on their backs. How do they do it? This video has been produced for www.gmsmagazine.com. Please help our channel by subscribing and commenting and support our Patreon Campaign if you can: https://www.patreon.com/gmsmagazine When Ed Jowett started 6 years ago, he probably didn’t know he would have 50 Kickstarter projects under his belt in this period of time. And yet, here they are and they are doing very well at it. To...

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A Blessing and a curse review by Endzeitgeist

A blessing and a curse clocks in at 5 pages, 1 page front cover, leaving us with 4 pages of content, so let’s take a look! Please support Endzeitgeist Patreon: http://bit.ly/EndzeitgeistYou can buy A Blessing and a Curse from here: http://bit.ly/2T2mYcG The concept of a Blessing and a Curse is simple: Players want goodies, and yet, items, nay, magic, should have a price to pay for it. The system proposed herein is simple – you roll 1d20 three times and check the table: Column one features 20 benefits, column two 20 drawbacks, and column three presents removal conditions. To...

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RPG Interview: Something Wicked with Gareth Graham from Frenzy Kitty Game

Something Wicked is the latest release from Frenzy Kitty Games, one of the very few (if not the only) #TTRPG in South Africa. Does this Pulp Horror game have enough to offer? You can buy Something Wicked from DriveThruRPG: http://bit.ly/sthingwicked There is far, far more to this world than meets the eye… a darkness that exists just beyond the light of the world that most of us know and observe. It is there, on the fringe of reality, patiently lying in wait… The tales of evil beyond our comprehension that have been whispered for millennia around the campfire. The...

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Campo de Mitos is a campaign setting for Cthulhu games based in real events and people from El Campo de Gribraltar.

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