Waysides Archive

  • Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Rock Bottom This installment of Rogue Genius Games series depicting taverns clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 2 pages of SRD, 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 9 pages of content, so let’s take a look…   …or rather, let me go on a slight tangent: We all know the place, or at least, anyone who has lived in a town of a certain size does: There always is this one bar that, by any rights, should no longer exist. You always see the same failed existences shamble in and out of it and it exudes a palpable aura of desperation, sadness and tears. And if you’re like me, […]

    Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Rock Bottom

    Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Rock Bottom This installment of Rogue Genius Games series depicting taverns clocks in at 14 pages, 1 page front cover, 1 page editorial, 2 pages of SRD, 1 page advertisement, leaving us with 9 pages of content, so let’s take a look…   …or rather, let me go on a slight tangent: We all know the place, or at least, anyone who has lived in a town of a certain size does: There always is this one bar that, by any rights, should no longer exist. You always see the same failed existences shamble in and out of it and it exudes a palpable aura of desperation, sadness and tears. And if you’re like me, […]

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  • Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Hair of the Dog The second Wayside is 10 pages long, 1page front cover/introduction, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 8 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   “Hair of the Dog” is not only the name of this pdf, but also of the titular hostel provided in the pages of this pdf. Situated in a mining town or similarly rough and tumble area, this hostel…actually is a nice place to be -from brews to lizard meat, the fare offered is actually not only edible, but even rather nice-tasting – just take a look at the menu provided for the place in the pdf! And that in spite of being led […]

    Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Hair of the Dog

    Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Hair of the Dog The second Wayside is 10 pages long, 1page front cover/introduction, 1 page SRD, leaving us with 8 pages of content, so let’s take a look, shall we?   “Hair of the Dog” is not only the name of this pdf, but also of the titular hostel provided in the pages of this pdf. Situated in a mining town or similarly rough and tumble area, this hostel…actually is a nice place to be -from brews to lizard meat, the fare offered is actually not only edible, but even rather nice-tasting – just take a look at the menu provided for the place in the pdf! And that in spite of being led […]

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  • Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Didjer’s Crab House This supplement is 20 pages long, 1 page front cover/foreword, 1 page SRD/editorial, leaving us with 18 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being the first in the Waysides-series, it kicks off with an introduction on what to expect from the series – and Didjer’s tavern is just the first – coming with a nice map in b/w and with grid (and, unfortunately, the annoying numbers) as well as copious information on the seedy staff catering to scrupulous clientele. As a major plus, the wayside comes with a menu table – which I applaud. What I don’t consider as neat is that the description of the victuals unfortunately […]

    Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Didjer’s Crab House

    Christina Stiles Presents: Waysides – Didjer’s Crab House This supplement is 20 pages long, 1 page front cover/foreword, 1 page SRD/editorial, leaving us with 18 pages of content, so let’s take a look!   This being the first in the Waysides-series, it kicks off with an introduction on what to expect from the series – and Didjer’s tavern is just the first – coming with a nice map in b/w and with grid (and, unfortunately, the annoying numbers) as well as copious information on the seedy staff catering to scrupulous clientele. As a major plus, the wayside comes with a menu table – which I applaud. What I don’t consider as neat is that the description of the victuals unfortunately […]

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