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Topics concerning using, managing, or separating player knowledge and character knowledge.
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Questions about composition or interplay of a character party. For questions about interactions between the players at the table instead, use the group-dynamics tag.
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a literary genre which revolves around the consequences about new technologies and/or scientific possibilities.
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A series of related adventures with the same (or similar) group of Player Characters.
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Referring to a character type in fantasy settings usually exemplified by combat prowess, disdain for heavy armor, and a familiarity with wilderness settings. Robert E. Howard's Conan The Barbarian is …
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a storytelling game by Lumpley Games that tells the story of a world in the aftermath of some unknown event- something that destroyed the golden age and left man in a place of bloo…
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Games where the world's background information is drawn primarily from real-world events or interpretations of them.
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planned and played out in a game, in individual encounters or in larger group situations. This encompasses tactical concepts directly tied to game mechanics, as well as more …
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World of Darkness 2.0 formerly known as "God-Machine Chronicle Rules Update" . Questions should not be tagged with both [nwod] and [nwod-god-machine], unless specifically about both. Questions about t…
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a role-playing game set in the new World of Darkness created by White Wolf Game Studio.
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Combat from a mount such as a horse or other riding animal.
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enhance a game.
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"Basic/Expert" Dungeons & Dragons by Moldvay/Cook from 1981.
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Questions about the D&D 4E Character Builder tool by Wizards of the Coast, either the old desktop application or the new web-based character builder.
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a modern fantasy game featuring characters who have been abducted into the realms of Faerie and escaped, having been magically transformed in the process.
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Move forward rapidly in attack
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for questions relating to devices designed primarily to unpleasantly surprise and generally damage antagonists.
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a "swashbuckling and sorcery"-themed tabletop role-playing game set in the fictional world of Théah.
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game keywords which affect a creature's status, e.g. unconscious, weakened, on fire, poisoned.
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Maps of large areas, like world maps and city maps. Not to be confused with the [battle-map] tag, which concerns maps focused on a smaller area and used for visualising a battlefield in combat.
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Visibility from an actor to a target. Line of sight exists when an actor can directly see a target. Concealment or cover can partially or completely eliminate line of sight.
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designed to be played by one player and a GM.
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planned to only run for a single session.
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About finding resources online - use [tools] for tools and [online-roleplaying] for actual online RP instead.
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Sandbox role-playing focuses on promoting freedom in terms of player choice and influence within the game.
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A pre-planned set of NPCs and events to help a GM manage the plot or story of a game.
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the origin of a character before they are created and appear in play. Also called backstory or character history. Usually most relevant to player characters.
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Questions related to the theories of RPG design, the probabilities of the use of dice in designs, or subjects tangential to that, including "hacks" or derivative works, should be tagged with the desig…
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a system for playing generic space-opera themed science fiction adventures.
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A version of the d20 rules for action/adventure roleplaying in modern fantasy or sci-fi settings.
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