Tube Screamer Dungeon- Part Four: An Isometric Point of View

Tube Screamer Dungeon Part Four: An Isometric Point of View Welcome back to Part Four of my exploration into converting the electrical schematics of the Ibanez’s TS-808 Tube Screamer guitar effects pedal into a dungeon map. In Part One: Proof of Concept, I converted the TS-808 schematics into a basic dungeon. Next in Part Two:…

Tube Screamer Dungeon- Part Three: Moving On Up

Tube Screamer Dungeon Part Three: Moving On Up Welcome back to part three of my exploration into using the electrical schematics of Ibanez’s TS-808 Tube Screamer guitar effects pedal as the base for a dungeon map. As I discovered in Part One: Proof of Concept, an electrical schematic will work as the basis for a…

Tube Screamer Dungeon- Part Two: Design and Refine

Tube Screamer Dungeon Part Two: Design and Refine   We last left off in Part One: Proof of Concept — a dungeon based on an electrical schematic. The concept worked but left us with an ugly-looking map. In step two, it’s my goal to refine the map into something more appealing. As it stands, the map…

Tube Screamer Dungeon — Part One: Proof of Concept

Tube Screamer Dungeon Part One: Proof of Concept When building a dungeon where do you start? Tossed dice on graph paper? Let the pen go and freeform it? Meticulous and systematically plot each section out with purpose and care? Whatever method you use, have you ever started with an electrical schematic as your template? Oh,…

The Future of Dundjinni v2.0 In Jeopardy

Back in February, I wrote about the prospect of Dundjinni v2.0 being released at some point in the near future. Well, since that date in early February there has been no publicly visible movement on this coming to fruition. A check of the forums (where news is posted) at the Dundjinni website came up empty,…

Kickstarter Watch: Worldspinner: Fantasy RPG Worldbuilder & Map Maker

So, I’m on the hunt for new and exciting kickstarter projects to invest in. I just came across Worldspinner: Fantasy RPG Worldbuilder & Map Maker and it has really piqued my interest. I am little uncomfortable with annual memberships, but that is something I would probably get used to so long it will do what…

Double Feature Review: Brain Slugs from Planet X & Modern Floorplans – An Average Modern High School

Brain Slugs from Planet X Author: Dave Baymiller Artists: Brian Brinlee, Ben Overmyer Others: Kevin Rohan Publisher: Fabled Environments & Silver Gryphon Games Page count: 14 Format: PDF Available Formats: PDF Cost: PDF-$5   Recently, I was provided with a copy of  Brain Slugs from Planet X, a campy and pulpy module, and a copy of Modern Floorplans – An Average Modern High School the…

Visuals at the Gaming Table

For those of you that GM games, do you find you players want or need to have visuals at the table? Some of players love them, but I go either way. I grew up in a time when we did not have them, but today there are so many resources out there. Players, what are…

Product Review: Modern Floorplans – An Average Modern High School

Modern Floorplans – An Average Modern High School Author: Charles White Artist: Krista White & Preston Dubose Publisher: Fabled Environments Page count: 46 Format: PDF Available Formats: PDF Cost: PDF-$15 **Not available until mid-February after KS backers get their rewards** The fine folks over at Fabled Environments sent me a PDF copy of their Modern High School for me to check and…