Nicholas Wasko Archive

  • Villain Codex II: Adversaries for Advanced Heroeshttp://rpk-tramplin.ru The second installment of the Villain Codex-series clocks in at 19 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page of introduction, 1 page of SRD, leaving us with 15 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   We begin this pdf with Evetta Laxley, a changeling dreamweaver witch, running an inn as a front for her nefarious operations. Solid one. Ferracyr would be a metal elementalist wizard…but he actually is a venerable elf, which is an interesting twist on what you’d expect – and yes, the ancient pioneer has schemes to prolong his life in nasty ways…but may his mind perhaps even warrant it? Interesting angle!   Speaking of interesting: […]

    Villain Codex II: Adversaries for Advanced Heroes

    Villain Codex II: Adversaries for Advanced Heroeshttp://rpk-tramplin.ru The second installment of the Villain Codex-series clocks in at 19 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page of introduction, 1 page of SRD, leaving us with 15 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   We begin this pdf with Evetta Laxley, a changeling dreamweaver witch, running an inn as a front for her nefarious operations. Solid one. Ferracyr would be a metal elementalist wizard…but he actually is a venerable elf, which is an interesting twist on what you’d expect – and yes, the ancient pioneer has schemes to prolong his life in nasty ways…but may his mind perhaps even warrant it? Interesting angle!   Speaking of interesting: […]

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  • Campaign Events: Urban Riot The second installment of the campaign events-series clocks in at 11 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   We begin this guide-book of dressing for the events of riots in the streets with a massive 100-entry strong table of miscellaneous dressings that reach from toppled statues to bloody teeth littering the streets in a rather grisly, appropriate background. Speaking of which – high priestesses torn apart and now-inedible stews mushes do one thing very well: They highlight different aspects of what it means when civilization as we know it and […]

    Campaign Events: Urban Riot

    Campaign Events: Urban Riot The second installment of the campaign events-series clocks in at 11 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   We begin this guide-book of dressing for the events of riots in the streets with a massive 100-entry strong table of miscellaneous dressings that reach from toppled statues to bloody teeth littering the streets in a rather grisly, appropriate background. Speaking of which – high priestesses torn apart and now-inedible stews mushes do one thing very well: They highlight different aspects of what it means when civilization as we know it and […]

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  • Alternate Dungeons: Alchemist’s Laboratory This installment of the Alternate Dungeons-series clocks in at 12 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   What is this series? Well, in a nutshell, Alternate Dungeons is a series of brief, flexible pdfs that allow you to reskin dungeons to sport unique themes, supplemented by both fluff and crunch: Crawling through a fey-ish forest (with open skies) or exploring other exotic locales allows for a more diverse and rewarding experience and these handy helpers supplement the GM in the endeavor to spice up his/her campaign with such options.   […]

    Alternate Dungeons: Alchemist’s Laboratory

    Alternate Dungeons: Alchemist’s Laboratory This installment of the Alternate Dungeons-series clocks in at 12 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   What is this series? Well, in a nutshell, Alternate Dungeons is a series of brief, flexible pdfs that allow you to reskin dungeons to sport unique themes, supplemented by both fluff and crunch: Crawling through a fey-ish forest (with open skies) or exploring other exotic locales allows for a more diverse and rewarding experience and these handy helpers supplement the GM in the endeavor to spice up his/her campaign with such options.   […]

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  • Village Backdrop: Starspun Hollow This Village Backdrop clocks in at 10 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Starspun Hollow may seem like a mirage to the weary traveler – situated in the midst of a rather unpleasant swamp, the village breathes an air of hospitality one would not expect from such a remote location – and indeed, the population, mostly made up of humans and halflings indeed seems to be friendly and surprisingly wealthy – mostly due to an exotic resource of most fantastic and yet easy to integrate into a given campaign.   Not too […]

    Village Backdrop: Starspun Hollow

    Village Backdrop: Starspun Hollow This Village Backdrop clocks in at 10 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving 5 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   Starspun Hollow may seem like a mirage to the weary traveler – situated in the midst of a rather unpleasant swamp, the village breathes an air of hospitality one would not expect from such a remote location – and indeed, the population, mostly made up of humans and halflings indeed seems to be friendly and surprisingly wealthy – mostly due to an exotic resource of most fantastic and yet easy to integrate into a given campaign.   Not too […]

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