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Some coding projects and notes. http://code.sagotsky.com

Opinions on RPG game mastering. http://gm.sagotsky.com


Mar
31
awarded  Nice Answer
Mar
29
answered How do I quit a long-term game gracefully?
Mar
28
comment Is there a way to make the damage system in 4e more like previous editions?
@C. Ross, TY but I can't take credit for it. It was in several LFR mods and for the longest time I assumed that was how you were supposed to punish certain failures.
Mar
28
reviewed Approve fate tag wiki excerpt
Mar
28
reviewed Approve fate tag wiki
Mar
28
answered What happens when a spell fails?
Mar
28
answered Is there a way to make the damage system in 4e more like previous editions?
Mar
24
answered How to keep track of statuses and conditions?
Mar
23
comment Out-Of-Control Characters
@Baelnorn, I meant the mob boss would be too low in scope, not the technique. I wasn't quite thinking of Orcus or Vecna yet, but they would definitely work perfectly at a higher tier.
Mar
23
answered Out-Of-Control Characters
Mar
22
answered How do you track the PCs' reputation?
Mar
17
answered How do I make a dungeon the party will not know they are getting lost in?
Mar
13
answered How can I use 4E's strengths in a low-combat game?
Mar
10
answered How do I resolve the conflict between realism and uniqueness when designing campaigns?
Feb
28
comment Can D&D Fourth Edition be played effectively in a non-gamist manner?
@mxyzplk, I haven't tried intentionally fudging 4e. I decided to run this campaign by the book just because I hadn't done that before. It had nothing to do with the system. I see no reason why fudging 4e wouldn't work though.
Feb
27
answered Can D&D Fourth Edition be played effectively in a non-gamist manner?
Feb
24
revised Narrativist Gaming: How do you transition more traditionally-trained players into them?
added 458 characters in body
Feb
24
answered Narrativist Gaming: How do you transition more traditionally-trained players into them?
Feb
23
awarded  Enlightened
Feb
23
answered Which systems do you find most realistically model progression through skills?