Monthly Archive: April 2016

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EZG’s Top Ten of 2015!

EZG’s Top Ten of 2015!   It’s this time of the year again, my friends!   Let’s begin this year’s Top Ten list with a recap: 2015 has been an awesome year for the 3pp-scene. Fact. Beyond a huge amount of superb releases and the start of my patreon, I have branched into other systems – so starting 2016, my...

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Alternate Dungeons: Frigid Ice Cave

Alternate Dungeons: Frigid Ice Cave This installment of Raging Swan Press’ Alternate Dungeons-series clocks in at 12 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The frigid caves of eternal ice inspire anyone who has ever ventured...

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The Geomancer’s Handbook

The Geomancer’s Handbook The first sphere-specific expansion book for Drop Dead Studios’ excellent Spheres of Power-system clocks in at 30 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 26 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   After an aptly-written piece of introductory prose, we dive into the sphere magic...

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Miscellaneous Musings: Triple X: X-men, Xenophilia and Xenophobia Part III – Ideologies

Miscellaneous Musings: Triple X: X-men, Xenophilia and Xenophobia Part III – Ideologies   In case you haven’t read the first and second part of these ruminations, here are the Links: Part I Part II   All right, so we’ve analyzed the types of prejudice featured in the movies and come to a conclusion regarding potential reasons why they simply don’t...

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Class Expansions – Onmyoji Archetypes

Class Expansions – Onmyōji Archetypes This inexpensive expansion for the superb Onmyōji-class clocks in at 4 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page SRD, leaving us with two pages for the archetypes, so let’s take a look!   The first of the archetypes (both of which sport a brief paragraph of well-written fluff, just fyi) would be the Grinning Fox....

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Four Horsemen Present: Alien Races – Sokura

Four Horsemen Present: Alien Races – Sokura This installment of the Four Horsemen Present-series clocks in at 10 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   The sokura’s depiction as a race is more intriguing that one would assume – featuring post-existential philosophy as...

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Deadly Gardens: Phoenix Lily (D&D 5e)

Deadly Gardens: Phoenix Lily (D&D 5e) The 5e-conversion of the Phoenix Lily clocks in at 5 pages, 1 page front cover, 1/2 page SRD/editorial, leaving us with 3.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   After a brief introduction to the subject matter at hand, we are introduced to two magic items: The uncommon specimen jar, which conserves...

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Deadly Gardens Extra: Natural Items (D&D 5e)

Deadly Gardens Extra: Natural Items (D&D 5e) This FREE pdf (included in regular Deadly Gardens, just fyi!) clocks in at 3 pages, 1 page front cover, 1/2 page SRD, leaving us with 1.5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   So, what are natural items? They are basically parts of creatures vanquished, in some cases specifically treated. The...

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New Pact Magic Spirit: Myriana, Torn Nymph of Autumn

Dear readers,   sometimes, campaigns go odd ways – this was one of them. When we ran RotRL, a certain ghost nymph in Part III was rather popular and instead of going for the offered boons (Mantle as a Courtier of the Seelie Court of Autumn or an item based on the nymph-ghost’s claws), my Pact-Magic-using Barbarian convinced Myriana to...

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Into the Breach: The Magus 2nd Wave

Into the Breach: The Magus 2nd Wave This installment of the Into the Breach-series clocks in at 29 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page inside of front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC,1 page SRD, leaving us with 24 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This review was moved forward in my reviewing queue as...