Triple Crit

A Blog for Writers, Roleplayers, and Gamemasters

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How to Add Narrative Dice to d20 Systems

As someone who has extensively played Fantasy Flight Game’s Warhammer Fantasy 3rd edition–and even worked on the latest Star Wars roleplaying game lines–I’m a big fan of the custom narrative dice created by Jay Little. The multiple axes of resolution are famous for spurring narrative description at the table and giving people something to do […]

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Deadlands Pre-gens: The Magnificent Seven Character Folio

The Magnificent Seven (and that other guy) is a free download for Gamemasters in need of a quick and fun pre-generated group of characters for their next one-shot or con session. Featuring Eight unique Seasoned Wild Card Character Sheets, writable and ready to print Archetypal character concepts based on the iconic Hero, Lancer, Big Guy, […]

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Fighter’s Challenge: DCC Conversion Pt. 1

I bought a copy of the 2nd ed AD&D module HHQ 1: Fighter’s Challenge (for $2.98–win) to give Eric and I something to play when our friends were busy and it was just the two of us. For fun, we thought it would be cool to try using Dungeon Crawl Classics RPG to run it, […]

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Wild Cards for Savage Elder Scrolls

On Friday my brothers, Eric and I started fooling around with character creation for the Savage Worlds tabletop conversion of the Elder Scrolls games, and last night after running the SIFRP one-shot, “Wedding Knight,” Elise and Pam drafted some of their own. It seems that Bosmer archers are pretty popular, as well as Khajiit rogues, […]

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Old-school Random Dungeon Generator

You now have zero excuses for not spending time on your story. Not least of all because there are things like this at your disposal: WotC’s Random Dungeon Generator v0.1.12 Beta 3.5 players and the older gaming vets have probably already seen this before, but for the 4e Generation who didn’t get into gaming until […]