Month: April 2020

Ruins of Cyfandir

Ruined City: Part 2

Session 44 The heroes headed back into the ruins after dumping the zombies in the forest. They started climbing the switchback path that climbed the cliff to a higher plateau, but the old worn steps collapsed as Alf started up, dumping a bunch of rocks on his head and causing a landslide that obliterated the steps. Thankfully, Ratkin was able to climb the cliffside with his spider climb ability and used ropes to allow the others to climb up safely.

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Ruins of Cyfandir

Ruined City: Part 1

Session 43 The demon, Slicer, shows them to the cellar of the ruined watchtower, where they find unsavoury rooms of torture and bones, but also a kidnapped daoine, who they revive and befriend. Her name is Dryann and she’s an elven ranger, based out of an outpost on the outskirts of the ruined city to the west. They offer to escort her home, and she agrees. They also find a magical knife and a magic ring, which Slicer is more

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borough map

Forgotten Factories: an Electric Bastion Borough

So, I’ve got a copy of Electric Bastion by Chris McDowall (website), and I’ve been enjoying reading it immensely. Full of interesting stuff and a great guide for running a game. The rules are simple, the failed careers (sort of like classes) are inspired, and the notes for creating your own boroughs etc. are nice and easy to follow. So easy, I put a borough together. This is Buttermilk Borough, the Forgotten Factories, a district of abandoned and repurposed factories,

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map of ruined towers

Demons: Part 1

Session 42 The old man invited the heroes down to his cellar, to spend the night and partake of the roasting pig him and his friends were about to settle down to eat. Callum said he needed to talk to his friends first, and walked back to the others: there Magnus told them all that the old man was under a glamour and was actually some sort of red-skinned, dog-headed demon! The old man called out that they should join

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