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Got in some serious gaming over the weekend

Got in more hours of gaming on Friday and Saturday than I’d managed in the previous six months, I think. The first session with my son on Friday night was one of the most enjoyable I’ve ever played, and we … Continue reading

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Forbidden Jungle Shelved

Well, it is with a heavy heart that I’ve finally decided to shelve my Forbidden Jungle campaign indefinitely. My design never really progressed very far, and I fear that most of the potential players would rather adventure in a more … Continue reading

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One Game To Rule Them All?

For some time now, my plan has been a two-pronged approach to fantasy gaming. Labyrinth Lord by the book with only a few house rules would be one side of the coin while a totally customized Swords & Wizardry White … Continue reading

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Winged Monkeys
— Monday Monster

Telecanter recently posted on One Sentence Monsters, so here’s the write-up of a monster I’m planning to include in the Forbidden Jungle: Spider monkeys with the feathered wings of large birds, winged monkeys can be cowed into servitude by powerful … Continue reading

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WG6: Isle of the Ape

James at Grognardia has a retrospective on Isle of the Ape up and it’s good stuff. I picked this module up shortly after it was published and thoroughly enjoyed reading it. I loved the idea of such a powerful and … Continue reading

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Numbered Map of the Forbidden City

Things have been progressing very slowly on my Forbidden Jungle campaign setting, but that’s okay because a lot of the time has been spent actually playing (a couple of Labyrinth Lord campaigns) instead of designing this. I’m still real excited … Continue reading

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Updated Forbidden Jungle Map

I’ve got some more done on my wilderness map for the Forbidden Jungle sandbox: The yellowish terrain is a huge plateau thrust above the level of the jungle canopy. The sickly greenish terrain is swampy territory. I also moved the … Continue reading

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Forbidden Jungle Map

As I mentioned earlier, I’ve been playing with Inkscape a bit in hopes of putting together a decent wilderness map for my Forbidden Jungle sandbox campaign. Though not a work of art, I think this is not half bad: Can … Continue reading

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