Tribes Most Foul Archive

  • GM’s Miscellany: Tribes Most Foul This collection of Ranging Swan Press’ superb Tribes Most Foul-series is 65 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page info about the designers, 1 page advice on reading statblocks, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 57 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   We kick off this book with a table of statblocks by CR (Including the page numbers) and then, get a tribal name generator: 100 descriptors, which are then supplemented by one of 4 characteristics: These may either be a body part, geographical, weapon/armor or animal/monster. Each of these sample characteristics gets a 50-entry-table and for DMs […]

    GM’s Miscellany: Tribes Most Foul

    GM’s Miscellany: Tribes Most Foul This collection of Ranging Swan Press’ superb Tribes Most Foul-series is 65 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial, 1 page ToC, 1 page info about the designers, 1 page advice on reading statblocks, 1 page SRD, 1 page back cover, leaving us with 57 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   We kick off this book with a table of statblocks by CR (Including the page numbers) and then, get a tribal name generator: 100 descriptors, which are then supplemented by one of 4 characteristics: These may either be a body part, geographical, weapon/armor or animal/monster. Each of these sample characteristics gets a 50-entry-table and for DMs […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Worgs This installment of Raging Swan Press’ Tribes Most Foul-series is 11 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   As always with TMF-supplements, each tribe herein comes with a full tribal roster, lore-DCs to glean knowledge on the respective tribe, information on combat, tactics, ecology, lairs and habitat as wella s advice on how to place the respective tribe in the campaign. Beyond that, we also get some fluff-only NPC-write-ups and one NPC-statblock per tribe. Now onwards to the tribes!   The first would be the “Howls from the Desolation” – […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Worgs

    Tribes Most Foul: Worgs This installment of Raging Swan Press’ Tribes Most Foul-series is 11 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   As always with TMF-supplements, each tribe herein comes with a full tribal roster, lore-DCs to glean knowledge on the respective tribe, information on combat, tactics, ecology, lairs and habitat as wella s advice on how to place the respective tribe in the campaign. Beyond that, we also get some fluff-only NPC-write-ups and one NPC-statblock per tribe. Now onwards to the tribes!   The first would be the “Howls from the Desolation” – […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Ogres This installment of the Tribes Most Foul-series is 11 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look at this offering!   As always with the Tribes Most Foul-series, we get 3 tribes herein, all of which come with a tribal roster, lore, some fluff-only NPCs, at least one statblock for a notable personality of a tribe and a unique crest, depicted in beautiful b/w-artwork.   Now let’s get one thing out of the way – Paizo’s ogres have made one of the most-loathed monsters (If I had a dime for every 1st […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Ogres

    Tribes Most Foul: Ogres This installment of the Tribes Most Foul-series is 11 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page advertisement, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look at this offering!   As always with the Tribes Most Foul-series, we get 3 tribes herein, all of which come with a tribal roster, lore, some fluff-only NPCs, at least one statblock for a notable personality of a tribe and a unique crest, depicted in beautiful b/w-artwork.   Now let’s get one thing out of the way – Paizo’s ogres have made one of the most-loathed monsters (If I had a dime for every 1st […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Trolls This installment of the Tribes Most Foul-series is 11 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   As always with the series, we are introduced to 3 different tribes, all of which feature their unique tribal member rosters, society, background, tribal lore, sample NPCs (both fluff-only and with stats) as well as gorgeously illustrated crests.   What would the first be? The first tribe of trolls would be the Bigbila Djranjarra: In hushed, sunburnt forests they roam – troll shapechangers infected with a strain of lycanthropy based on the […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Trolls

    Tribes Most Foul: Trolls This installment of the Tribes Most Foul-series is 11 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 1 page editorial/ToC, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   As always with the series, we are introduced to 3 different tribes, all of which feature their unique tribal member rosters, society, background, tribal lore, sample NPCs (both fluff-only and with stats) as well as gorgeously illustrated crests.   What would the first be? The first tribe of trolls would be the Bigbila Djranjarra: In hushed, sunburnt forests they roam – troll shapechangers infected with a strain of lycanthropy based on the […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Hobgoblins The latest installment in Raging Swan Press‘ Tribes Most Foul-series clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on how to read statblocks for novice DMs, 1 page SRD, 1page back cover, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   As we’ve come to expect from the series, this installment introduces us to three different hobgoblin tribes, all with their very own tribal lore, sample NPC(s) and unique cultural background as well as a full tribal roster, so let’s take a look at the respective tribes!   The first one would be the tainted strain (which comes […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Hobgoblins

    Tribes Most Foul: Hobgoblins The latest installment in Raging Swan Press‘ Tribes Most Foul-series clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on how to read statblocks for novice DMs, 1 page SRD, 1page back cover, leaving us with 7 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   As we’ve come to expect from the series, this installment introduces us to three different hobgoblin tribes, all with their very own tribal lore, sample NPC(s) and unique cultural background as well as a full tribal roster, so let’s take a look at the respective tribes!   The first one would be the tainted strain (which comes […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Kobolds This installment of Raging Swan’s Tribes Most Foul-series is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on how to read statblocks for novice DMs, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look at what we get in this particular installment, shall we?   Now if this is your first TMF-supplement, here’s what they’re basically about – you get 3 tribes of the respective species, each tribe coming with advice on how to integrate the respective tribe in your campaign, a full history (including customs) and a tribal roster to give you an […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Kobolds

    Tribes Most Foul: Kobolds This installment of Raging Swan’s Tribes Most Foul-series is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on how to read statblocks for novice DMs, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look at what we get in this particular installment, shall we?   Now if this is your first TMF-supplement, here’s what they’re basically about – you get 3 tribes of the respective species, each tribe coming with advice on how to integrate the respective tribe in your campaign, a full history (including customs) and a tribal roster to give you an […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Orcs The second installment of the “Tribes Most Foul”-series is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on how to read statblocks, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   As the first installment in the series, this one introduces us to new tribes, 3 to be precise. The first of these are the orcs of the bear’s hide – more in touch with serenity and calmer, but no less aggressive, these orcs coexist with owlbears and their less magical kin and we also get a full tribal roster, […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Orcs

    Tribes Most Foul: Orcs The second installment of the “Tribes Most Foul”-series is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on how to read statblocks, 1 page SRD and 1 page back cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   As the first installment in the series, this one introduces us to new tribes, 3 to be precise. The first of these are the orcs of the bear’s hide – more in touch with serenity and calmer, but no less aggressive, these orcs coexist with owlbears and their less magical kin and we also get a full tribal roster, […]

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  • Tribes Most Foul: Goblins This pdf is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on reading statblocks, 1 page SRD, 1 page black cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   We kick off the reboot of the TRIBES-series with an interesting observation – the pdf is shorter and the tribe featured less specific in its niche than before: We are introduced to the Goblins of Black Fur tribe in one fluffy page, including a summary of the tribe’s demographics before we get fluffy descriptions of the tribe’s notable personalities as well as full stats for a barghest rogue (thug)/fighter and […]

    Tribes Most Foul: Goblins

    Tribes Most Foul: Goblins This pdf is 14 pages long, 1 page front cover, 1 page advertisement, 2 pages of editorial, 1 page ToC/foreword, 1 page advice on reading statblocks, 1 page SRD, 1 page black cover, leaving us with 6 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   We kick off the reboot of the TRIBES-series with an interesting observation – the pdf is shorter and the tribe featured less specific in its niche than before: We are introduced to the Goblins of Black Fur tribe in one fluffy page, including a summary of the tribe’s demographics before we get fluffy descriptions of the tribe’s notable personalities as well as full stats for a barghest rogue (thug)/fighter and […]

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