Rites Archive

  • Knowledge Check: Last Rites This installment of the Knowledge Check-series clocks in at 32 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 28 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   After an introduction to what we’ll find within these pages for both players and GMs alike, the first chapter of this book deals with the particulars of death itself: From pallor mortis to algor mortis to post-mortem spasms, this section provides neat information that will prove to be useful, in particular when conducting in-game autopsies and first glimpse assessments, with sensible tie-ins to the art of necromancy featuring among them to account for the dimension […]

    Knowledge Check: Last Rites

    Knowledge Check: Last Rites This installment of the Knowledge Check-series clocks in at 32 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 28 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   After an introduction to what we’ll find within these pages for both players and GMs alike, the first chapter of this book deals with the particulars of death itself: From pallor mortis to algor mortis to post-mortem spasms, this section provides neat information that will prove to be useful, in particular when conducting in-game autopsies and first glimpse assessments, with sensible tie-ins to the art of necromancy featuring among them to account for the dimension […]

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  • Knowledge Check: 9 Funerary Rites (System-neutral) This installment of the Knowledge Check-series clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 9 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   There are theories out there that argue that mankind is defined by two conflicting notions and forces dragging us onwards to life – a striving for love and a striving for death, to oversimplify the terms of Eros and Thanatos unduly with all their ramifications – apologies for that, but we’re here for a review and I am perfectly willing to engage in discussion with you, should you choose to. Back to the […]

    Knowledge Check: 9 Funerary Rites (System-neutral)

    Knowledge Check: 9 Funerary Rites (System-neutral) This installment of the Knowledge Check-series clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 9 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   There are theories out there that argue that mankind is defined by two conflicting notions and forces dragging us onwards to life – a striving for love and a striving for death, to oversimplify the terms of Eros and Thanatos unduly with all their ramifications – apologies for that, but we’re here for a review and I am perfectly willing to engage in discussion with you, should you choose to. Back to the […]

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