Name Traits Archive

  • The Genius Guide to Name Traits This genius guide is 10 pages long, 2/3 of a page front cover, 1 page editorial/SRD, leaving us with 8 1/3 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   What’s in a name? A lot, as it turns out and one pet-peeve of mine is when roleplaying designers ignore these obviously intriguing possibilities and subtleties e.g. associated with Japanese or Scandivian nomenclature. In fact, I’m VERY prickly about that and keep meticulous watch over naming conventions in my home-game.   This pdf then provides us with new name traits – and kicks off with a fluffy introduction as well as an explanation of name traits and how to insert them into your campaign […]

    The Genius Guide to Name Traits

    The Genius Guide to Name Traits This genius guide is 10 pages long, 2/3 of a page front cover, 1 page editorial/SRD, leaving us with 8 1/3 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   What’s in a name? A lot, as it turns out and one pet-peeve of mine is when roleplaying designers ignore these obviously intriguing possibilities and subtleties e.g. associated with Japanese or Scandivian nomenclature. In fact, I’m VERY prickly about that and keep meticulous watch over naming conventions in my home-game.   This pdf then provides us with new name traits – and kicks off with a fluffy introduction as well as an explanation of name traits and how to insert them into your campaign […]

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