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Gamma World

Vocations and Archetype Origins

The vocations in Legion of Gold fill a similar story niche to the archetype origins that I have been writing for Gamma World, but they do so using different mechanics. The next time I run a Gamma World game, I’m planning to combine the two systems by allowing players to choose both an archetype origin […]

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Gamma World

Armor Customization PDF

There was a really positive response to the custom armor rules for Gamma World that I posted last week, so I’ve compiled them into a pdf along with a few additional armor templates. You can download the rules here: UPDATE: I’ve compiled all of my Gamma World material into a single pdf. You can download […]

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Gamma World

Custom Armor

Inspired by other blogger’s options for weapons, I’ve been thinking about ways to spice up the armor options in Gamma World. These templates can be added to the basic armor choices during character creation to personalize armor. Each template has a simple benefit and drawback that are applied to a character wearing the armor. Archaic […]

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Gamma World

Archetype Origins: Ravager

This is another Gamma World origin designed around a character archetype rather than a mutation. You can see the other origins in the series here. In the world of Gamma Terra, disasters and tragedy are commonplace. While most people become survivors and carry on their lives with grim determination, others go a little crazy , […]

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Archetype Origins: Protector

This is another Gamma World origin designed around a character archetype rather than a mutation. You can see the other origins in the series here. While most residents of Gamma Terra focus on the struggle to keep themselves alive, a few have taken it upon themselves to rick their lives defending entire communities. Some of […]

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Dungeons & Dragons Game Mastering

Language in D&D

In November, I read a post on using language in games at This Is My Game. It offered some good ideas on using language in order to enhance the sense of different cultures existing within the game’s world. After reading it, I made a note on my todo list to write a post sharing some ideas […]