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First GMing of Call of Cthulhu

First GMing of Call of Cthulhu

Tweet I ran the playtest for a Call of Cthulhu scenario I’m planning on running at Gateway 2012 in September. I don’t want to go into detail on the scenario, since I haven’t publicly run it yet, but I would like to discuss my impressions on the system and my experience with running what I consider a successful suspense game (which I’ve never pulled off before). Impression of Call of Cthulhu and BRP Character Generation Character generation is quick, … Read entire article »

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Game Debrief: Savage Worlds: Ghostbusters LA Part 3

Tweet At Orccon 2012, I ran the third installment of my Savage Worlds: Ghostbusters LA game. I had serious writer’s block when trying to come up with Part 3, with at least three false starts at the adventure. Finally, out of desperation, I resorted to the random horror adventure tables in the back of Reality Blurs’ Realms of Cthulhu source book for Savage Worlds. The tables did give me several elements which helped me put a story together. There was some mystery, some gore, a little spookiness. If you’re interested, here are my game notes going in to the session: ¬†SW-GBLA-3-Game Notes Here are a few things that went right and wrong during the game. Props At every GB:LA game the players get an issue of the Pasadena Paranormal Press. The Pasadena Paranormal Press is the local … Read entire article »

Filed under: Adventure Design, Reviews