Tag Archives: Swords & Wizardry

Cursed Tomes on Order

Well, okay. Not exactly cursed. But I accidentally discovered that our public library carries the 4th Edition D&D books. So I put them on hold to check them out. They also carry that “Dungeons and Dragons for Dummies” book, so … Continue reading

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White Box Character Sheet

I’ve cooked up a digest-sized character sheet for Swords & Wizardry White Box. Actually, it’s probably good to use with all sorts of old school games, though the “hit bonus” is S&W specific. It’s a two-sided sheet laid out on … Continue reading

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White Box Thievery – 2nd Draft

I’ve updated my take on thief skills for White Box Swords & Wizardry. No mechanical changes were made other than specifying some racial modifiers to some of the skills. I’m still not sure if 25% XP is enough or not. … Continue reading

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White Box Thievery – 1st Draft

I wanted to get this up and maybe get a little feedback, so even though it’s a bit rough and I don’t have a lot of time to talk about just this minute, here is my take on thieves for … Continue reading

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Monday Monster: Lightning Snake

Deever hacked his way through the undergrowth, wondering where in the world Jorda had got to. “Jorda, you fool,” he muttered. “I told you not to wander off.” He found the dwarf’s axe laying near the river. Oddly, it appeared … Continue reading

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Old-School Thieves

I’ve long had some issues with the thief class in D&D. This won’t be surprising to many, because it seems that nearly everyone has some issues with it. I’ve been tinkering with some ideas about how to incorporate thievery into … Continue reading

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S&W WhiteBox Comb-Bound

Here’s a shot of my comb-bound digest-sized PDFs of Swords & Wizardry WhiteBox: I’m really excited about the WhiteBox rules. I’m planning to use them for my Forbidden Jungle campaign, but I’m not sure I can wait until that’s ready … Continue reading

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Wild, Wild Fantasy

Over at the Swords & Wizardry forums, a new board has been opened up for a project that I will be watching very closely: Fantasy Wild West: Take the “Wild West” and plop it down in a fantasy world (e.g. … Continue reading

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