Categories
AGE Dragon Age

Chromatic Dragons in AGE

Dragon Age RPG Set 3 introduced statistics for dragons in AGE, but the dragons of Thedas are more bestial than the dragons of Dungeons & Dragons. If you want to use dragons similar to those in D&D while running an AGE game, you can use the High Dragon as a baseline. In order for the […]

Categories
AGE Dragon Age

Stunts & Tactics

During Gen Con, I discussed the Dragon Age RPG a bit with my brother and Scott Rehm (The Angry DM). I had mentioned how I liked the stunt mechanics, but both of them had reasons why they didn’t like the stunt mechanics in AGE. They felt that the random post-action declaration nature of stunts made […]

Categories
Dragon Age

Age of Terror Updates

Since posting it a few months ago, I’ve been continuing to add new content to my Age of Terror hack for using the Dragon Age RPG to play in the world of Diablo. It now contains 16 backgrounds that should cover all of the character classes from the computer games, a few new talents and […]

Categories
Dragon Age

Age of Terror

A couple of years ago I started working on an idea to use the Dragon Age RPG to run games set in the world of the Diablo computer games. I wrote a few posts on Dragon Age Oracle covering the idea, but then I was distracted by other things and didn’t do much work on […]

Categories
AGE Dragon Age Game Design

Hacking AGE – Weapons

The Dragon Age RPG includes the stats for the majority of standard quasi-European fantasy weapons, but I’m looking at expanding the list a bit to include weapons from both African and East Asian cultures. Weapon Group Each weapon belongs to a weapon group that is a broad set of weapons such as Axes or Heavy […]

Categories
AGE Dragon Age Game Design

Hacking AGE – Talents

With my hack of the Dragon Age RPG, most of the changes that I’m making are related to character advancement. In the AGE system a big part of how character’s advance is the talent system. In Dragon Age, talents fill the same design space as feats in d20 system games. Each talent gives characters new […]