K. Axel Carlsson Archive

  • Behind the Monsters: Omnibus This massive pdf is 76 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 72 pages of content, so let’s take a look at this massive tome, shall we?   Now if you’re not familiar with Tricky Owlbear’s Behind the Monster-series from the 3.X days of old, here’s the idea of the series: Know those bestiary entries? Remember from the days of old the information on habitat, society, history etc. and later, the ecology-articles? Well, behind the monsters essentially takes a look at monsters and provides extensive background information on them, supplemented by crunch for variants and interesting options. Beyond that, we also get information […]

    Behind the Monsters: Omnibus

    Behind the Monsters: Omnibus This massive pdf is 76 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 72 pages of content, so let’s take a look at this massive tome, shall we?   Now if you’re not familiar with Tricky Owlbear’s Behind the Monster-series from the 3.X days of old, here’s the idea of the series: Know those bestiary entries? Remember from the days of old the information on habitat, society, history etc. and later, the ecology-articles? Well, behind the monsters essentially takes a look at monsters and provides extensive background information on them, supplemented by crunch for variants and interesting options. Beyond that, we also get information […]

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  •   Hej everybody! Ever wanted a city depicting a magocracy? Want to have it for just 5 bucks? Well, there’s actually a nice old-world-style city sourcebook out there, namely Headless Hydra Games that fits the bill (and which also made my top-ten of 2011-list…)   Mor Aldenn Setting Guide   This pdf is 167 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, leaving a whopping 164 pages of content for the setting, so let’s check out HHG’s City of Mages!   As has been the tradition with Mor Aldenn books, this one also includes a short story that is supposed to draw us into the city’s flair – in contrast to all 3 […]

    The Mor Aldenn Campaign Setting

      Hej everybody! Ever wanted a city depicting a magocracy? Want to have it for just 5 bucks? Well, there’s actually a nice old-world-style city sourcebook out there, namely Headless Hydra Games that fits the bill (and which also made my top-ten of 2011-list…)   Mor Aldenn Setting Guide   This pdf is 167 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, leaving a whopping 164 pages of content for the setting, so let’s check out HHG’s City of Mages!   As has been the tradition with Mor Aldenn books, this one also includes a short story that is supposed to draw us into the city’s flair – in contrast to all 3 […]

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