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  • 10
  • Mar2019

How I GM Dragons!

How I GM Dragons!
In my world of Elthos dragons are large, magical, intelligent, flying fortresses with massive attacks and, typically, an army of minions ... they are also secretive, and build fortifications for themselves ... since they are so difficult to combat, none of my players have gone after one in my world so far ... except once about 20 years

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  • 15
  • Jan2019

Elthos RPG Welcomes the New Year

Elthos RPG Welcomes the New Year
Well, everything has gone as I expected it would, albeit somewhat slower than anticipated. 24 years to produce my first RPG software service isn't too bad... if you look at it from a certain point of view. The Mythos Machine and the Elthos RPG Core Rules have been released to the world! Well, that was a

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  • 10
  • Nov2018

On the Invasion Isms in the World of Fantasy

On the Invasion Isms in the World of Fantasy
I tend to not want to discuss the topic of -isms in RPGs, frankly. I consider it a kind of bear trap where you're damned if you do and damned if you don't. This is because there is so much polarization out there now at the political level, and a lot of people seem perfectly happy

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  • 14
  • Mar2018

Elthos RPG – Griswaldia Campaign – Game #1

Elthos RPG – Griswaldia Campaign – Game #1
[caption id="attachment_2183" align="alignleft" width="300"] The Mill House[/caption] This Recap is based on one of my recent Elthos RPG games: Three members of the Miller clan, Shnoggle Miller, JB Miller, and Emitt Snow (a cousin of Shnoogle and JB), live by the sea at the old Mill House. Their lives are usually dull, and composed mostly of

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