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Any interesting Jewish folklore other than golems, Lilith and the bible? Stuff that could be used in a game?
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>>61551313
Give a listen to RPPR's Divine Fire podcast set, it's a collection of CoC scenarios very much like you suggest.
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>>61527721
No one has mentioned phylacteries? You know, the thing liches use?

That's a Jewish thing. They actually use them. It's a box with some verse from their bible. They strap it to their head and pray.
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>>61544259
>the Jews were the vampires all along
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Btw would Leviathan be kosher? God is going to serve him to the Jews at the feast along with Behemoth. It's sometimes imagined as sea serpent or whale which is prohibited.
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The Tales of the Wise Men of Chelm?

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Post non-D&D monsters that would fit perfectly in D&D
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>>61553587

sounds like story time.
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>>61538453
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>>61541186
Well I know what I'm throwing at my party session 1... Thanks for the art!
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>>61555107
Halt, criminal scum
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>>61533316
your mom

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Transmutation Edition

>Unearthed Arcana: Races of Ravnica
https://media.wizards.com/2018/dnd/downloads/UA_RavnicaRaces.pdf

>5e Trove
https://rpg.rem.uz/Dungeons%20%26%20Dragons/D%26D%205th%20Edition/

>5etools
https://5etools.com
Stable releases - https://get.5e.tools/

>Resources
http://pastebin.com/X1TFNxck


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Idea to buff sorcerer

>Pick a class: bard, cleric, druid, paladin, ranger, warlock, wizard
>For every metamagic you know, you may pick two spells from that spells list
>Charisma is your spell-casting modifier for it
>You may exchange these spells on level-up as you normally would with Sorcerer spells, but it must be from your chosen list
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>>61556979
i was asking if there was a class that has buffs to improvise weapons
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>>61556967
>>61557346
I'd say make it a fighter subclass or a pugilist homebrew subclass. Its a very limited gimmick.
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>>61557258
honestly I don't think you need anything fancy for sorcerer. use spell points instead of spell slots, merge sorcery points with spell points, buff their spells known to the wizard's baseline (or give like 10 free origin spells, two every other level).
>>61557346
>>61556967
Just play monk and flavor your attacks to be a no trable jackie chan type, IE instead of "I make two unarmed attacks" say "I grab a bottle, smash him in the head, then go to stab him with the jagged remains of it". No need to fuck with mechanics.
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http://homebrewery.naturalcrit.com/edit/rJxmZqwOU7

Version 0.5 of my first homebrew, trying to recreate a class similar to Pathfinder's Cavalier. Can I get some feedback for it?

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Young adult green here, trying to catch the eye of a really cute black who lives in the swamp near me. Can /dragon/ give me some dating advice? What do you blacks on here like?
>inb4 go back to facescroll
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>>61549696
KEK.
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>>61549812
AHAHA WELL SAID. WHAT COLOR ARE YOU BITCH?
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The state of this board, everyday we sink lower.
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>>61550184
That's the spirit! Say, are you planning on being exclusive with her?
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>>61557507
What kind of faggot are you dude? Role playing picking up dragons of all things? How many times did your mom drop you when you were a baby?

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>this thread is a lie edition
Last thread : >61505396
>Thread FAQ
http://pastebin.com/iUqNrrA8

>Official HH 7th Edition Errata
https://www.warhammer-community.com/faqs/

>30k TACTICA & TIPS
What to include in a HH list, how to format it, what makes each legion special (crunch), tactics, Tutorials for Heresy-era minis and more
http://pastebin.com/Tm2P4QLp

>HH Books, Novels and Rulebooks galore
http://pastebin.com/k9uvqsub (embed)
https://sys.4chan.org/derefer?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.docdroid.net%2Ffz1OuHK%2Fcrusade-imperialis-army-lists.pdf.html

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>>61556858
Tfw WB get the worst of the lot in terms of stats. Granted, most don't have stats but they'd be run as swords or whatever else. Maces are just ass on the table. Also sad because they look great.
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>>61556858
>ideally each legion'd have an iconic melee weapon
That was my train of thought

A shovel for IW!
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Got no responses in 40kg
What do I equip the Calth Cataphractii for 30k and how about for 40k?
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>>61557472
Fists and combi plasmas

THE OBJECTIVE RANKING OF DICE SYSTEMS

HIGH TIER: SINGLE-DIE SYSTEMS
MID TIER: DICE POOL COUNT SUCCESSES
LOW TIER: PERCENTILE SYSTEMS
SHIT TIER: DICE POOL SUM (BELL CURVES)

You are free to disagree, but it will show you are autistic (and not the kind that makes you a math savant).
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>>61557325
He doesn't need an argument he's stating a fact.
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>>61557349
>29 words
>not actually saying anything
This is an advanced game you're playing here.
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>>61557438
And that fact is what, exactly?
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>>61557455
That counting successes is correct and summing dice is not.
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>>61557497
What's the criterion?

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>playing
>hating
>brewing/tweaking

>Thread Q
How do you think the meta will adapt now with "no changes"?

>Meta
https://www.mtggoldfish.com/metagame/modern#paper
http://mtgtop8.com/format?f=MO

>Budget decks/getting started
https://pastebin.com/vfyyxkVN
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How do you know what hands to keep? It seems like mulligans can decide a game.
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Post your meme decks. I'm looking for creative shit that I can take to tuesday modern magic boys.
Recently been playing bogles and that shits so stale I need something to spark my love of magic again, especially considering we're not seeing anything new till RTRTR
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>>61552666
Just got home from work, I'll start putting the list together on Tappedout before I go to bed and hope to get it up tomorrow.
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>>61556532

UW Spirits is my favorite meme
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>>61550148
can i get advice?
seems like everytime i post here people are just circlejerking to some obvious bait or otherwise dumb post
>>61556532

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What Once Was Edition

>What is Genesys?
Released in November 2017, Genesys is a pen-and-paper generic RPG system and toolkit by Fantasy Flight Games, using a refined version of the system presented by their Star Wars RPGs (Edge of the Empire, Age of Rebellion, Force and Destiny). Its central mechanic is the Narrative Dice System, using pools made of specialized dice to create narrative results.
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/products/genesys/

((LATEST NEWS))
>Realms of Terrinoth, the first official setting splat for Genesys (covering fantasy), is now available
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/4/19/adventure-in-a-shattered-world/
>Realms of Terrinoth adversary decks are now available
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/6/26/friends-and-foes-1/
>Android book is currently "in development"; folloing Gen Con, FFG will run new modules at the Android: Magnum Opus event
https://www.fantasyflightgames.com/en/news/2018/6/8/android-magnum-opus/

>Player-made Genesys settings

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>>61543229
Enc 8? I'd lower that to a reasonable number (less than 4) and just tack on cumbersome or unwieldy.

Unless your goal is that the players can literally only carry their gun around. Tau are only S3 in the tabletop, which probably translates to BR 2 in Genesys.
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>>61557391
Yeah, encumberance 8 is absurd and is typically reserved for missile launchers and the light (even then, not to that degree).
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>>61557391
That's fair enough, I wasn't too sure about the Encumbrance rules so I erred on the heavier side.

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The best edition because it scares off normies and 5eggots. Pisses off the OSRfags. And got better as the designers became better at game design and started experimenting.
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>>61555782
4e is an excellent system for a lot of things, and a really solid base to work off if you want to make your own thing. Shame it's not a very good classical fantasy system.
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>>61555782
I wish books didn't come in tiny thin bite size nuggets.
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>>61557429
True, but neither is 3.5 or 5e really
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>>61557468
Well, yeah, but 3.X and 5e are easier to find games of than literally anything else. I mean, if I could get a decent GURPS group or get my current group to switch to GURPS, I would, but as-is, I'll stick to 5e because it's what they all know and what they want to play.

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>Previous thread
>>61522815
>Pastebin
https://pastebin.com/7HiVphFm
>new mediafire (thanks random anon)
www.mediafire.com/folder/s9esc6u7ke8k5/CofD
>News
http://theonyxpath.com/now-available-more-journals-for-v20-and-w20/
>This week's Monday Meeting Notes:
http://theonyxpath.com/gen-pros-and-cons-monday-meeting-notes/
>Latest Onyx Pathcast
http://theonyxpath.com/episode-15-gen-con-2018-retrospective/
>Fiction Friday
http://theonyxpath.com/fiction-friday-scion-origin/
>Publishing Brochure

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>>61556872
No you're just some faggot
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>>61556959
... am i hedgefag?
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>>61557100
You're a fag alright
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Has tabletop ever helped you discover something about yourself that you wouldn't have discovered otherwise?

Has tabletop ever influenced you or made you change as a person either in a positive or negative manner?
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>>61554384
Blessed&Upvoted
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>>61554638
How the hell would you know you can write something that you've never run?

Anyway, the solution to your shit is simple, just partner up with someone else.
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>>61554450
I've been hiding from uncomfortable truths for so long I've forgotten how much is lies and how much is escapism. It's too late for me.
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Playing a character whose worldview was completely shattered by finding out the world was Aztec style (in the sense that blood sacrifice was required for the gods to live and keep the world running), I finally understood the BBEG 'destroy the world' motivation. Beforehand, it simply puzzled me. 'Isn't that where you keep your shit? How are you going to get laid?' were my thoughts before. Made me understand the desire to simply be done with What Is so that there might be Something Different.

I went from player to BBEG to destroying the world in approx 3 sessions.
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>>61511924
Fucking A.

That was a fun Google search.

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Archive & resources: https://pastebin.com/vrqYhnpu
new authors welcome and & ask away edition
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>>61557378
Most CYOAs don't hold your hand and tell you it's an isekai, anon. It's a CYOA. You put yourself in your character's shoes.
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>>61557405
You misunderstand. I basically just said that it's not a CYOA if it isn't a self insert.
>>61557427
Most do. Actually ALL CYOAs do but in general most of the images that get posted here (or anywhere else CYOAs can be found) are actual CYOAs. The ones that try to be a PHB instead but forget to include the actual game are the minority, a very small minority at that.
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>>61557437
>being this retarded
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>>61557437
>Actually ALL CYOAs do
Acktyually, no. You're literally blind.
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>>61557437

Previous Thread: >>61517362

>WoD website
https://www.worldofdarkness.com/
>V5 Rundown
https://pastebin.com/bhRvfQdC
>MEGA (mostly Chronicles of Darkness)
https://mega.nz/#F!rFIDxRRK!IEzkLlroRoPwmDqtxKRMsw (we get it, it's broken)
>MEGA (mostly Old World of Darkness) https://mega.nz/#F!KI00XCZA!sFV9L2S77bld5vzEmw5-vg (locked, needs new key)
https://mega.nz/#F!cSRAhRSb!_w_CXRj14pgt8C9nP6ursw
https://mega.nz/#!qF1RlARJ!GScPzfKZps-MWSLxnmXSaIkEGR_F7YmhKlmyqmw0JJc (gilded cage)
>V5 without the ponies:
https://mega.nz/#!ibIUwYbB!0XgND-bLYIic5GULztsmH6J2XXHByiU7CHtwbqeBOiU
>Question
What's your current Vampire favorite thing to do?
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>>61556796
Sure, Revised had all 13 clans, and V20 had everything. But that goes back to my earlier argument: even Revised, as the name implies, described itself as a revised version of VtM. V20 was an anniversary edition, a last hat thrown into the ring when Requiem did not sell as well as they expected, an updated version of Revised. V5 is made by a less competent studio whose trying to be the big new kid on the block, and changing up the rules and the lore. They can't just copy-paste and be done with it. It'd be better for everyone if they did, but they don't. Did you really think they'd come out with everything up front, with how V5 read? I'm not sure even they know what they're doing.
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>>61555595
You're right, he looks way older.
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>>61557207
That's just the Cappadocian curse
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Where were you when you realized that the Toreador are unironically the most forgettable clan?
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>>61557465
Daeva are better Toreador, but Toreador are still more memorable than fucking ventrue.

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How do you guys feel about re-using characters?
My last several characters I've played have been dudes in stories I'm writing or guys I made in some vidya before that never got a proper chance to be roleplayed, and people seem to have loved 'em.
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>>61553137
If it's like reusing a character whose story has already been told, I think it's alright if they don't take the spotlight. Reusing material which hasn't reached its full potential is fine too.

In Shadow Jago's case, he's different enough to warrant his inclusion and his colour palette is baller as fuck.
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>>61553137
I do it all the time. But I only re-use PARTS of them. The modism of this, the fears of that...
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>>61555025
>In Shadow Jago's case, he's different enough to warrant his inclusion and his colour palette is baller as fuck.

Also, that fucking soundtrack.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYAwOhDgCbY
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>>61553137
Gay.

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>The setting is a fantastical realm corresponding technologically to the victorian era, though with many fantastical magics, creatures, and technologies
>Several decades ago, the world's greatest power invaded a no-name country simply because they wanted what was in it
>Resistance was futile against the disciplined and well-equipped armies of the invader
>In a last ditch effort, the maddest of scientists were gathered together to create a superweapon to drive the invaders back
>Though they succeeded, it was not in time to prevent the pillaging and disintegration of their beloved homeland
>In a last desperate act, the weapon was unleashed as a means of retribution
>This weapon was a self-replicating breed of patchwork artificial humans, without minds of their own and lacking self-awareness, but having the adaptability to fight and learn
>The result was a long, bloody war against everything that bordered them as they mindlessly fought everything around them
>While the hordes were driven back, they were not the same as when they had started
>From non-sapience arose intelligence, and a caste of superhuman elite evolved from the mindless masses, and learned to control them, commanding absolute obedience
>These intelligences ended the war, pulling back into their homeland and erecting sprawling defenses as they pondered on what they should do next
>Numbering in the tens of thousands while their servants number several million, this new society has to come to terms with what it is, and how it can survive dozens of angry neighbors with a score to settle

What would such a society be like? One where all menial labor is done by mindless flesh automatons, everyone is grown in vats, and only elite administrators have any true self-awareness? Would there, for example, be military parades, since there was no need to motivate the peasantry? Would every 'aristocrat' stay by themselves or would a close union grow between them? What else might matter? Assume roughly human psychology.
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>>61556718
>Assume roughly human psychology.
So the leaders are corruptable. Let me make everything simple then: you have a lower class of literally mindless automatons and an objectively better upper class that rules everything. What is preventing that ruling class from just living the good life as their mindless servants run everything, maintaining only minimal vigilance against foreign invasions (which will eventually grow ever more lax as the chances of another military invasion become (in their perception) less likely)? You get a large mass of mindless slaves and a small leisure class. If there are still 'ordinary' humans left, they'll probably be kept satisfied just enough to not outright revolt (or deliberately kept ignorant and starving like in North Korea and comparable dictatorial regimes).
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>>61557387
>What is preventing that ruling class from just living the good life as their mindless servants run everything
>You get a large mass of mindless slaves and a small leisure class.
More or less yeah, that's what I was thinking of as the basic structure of their society.

The big problems are that the workers, while adaptable, need direction from the elites to function at peak efficiency (prior to the evolution of the ruling caste they just threw bodies at a problem and learned by doing instead of thinking), so they have the role of directing the masses during projects and and campaigns and such. Another thing is that this species is essentially designed for war, so I feel like even the ruling caste would place value on martial skill (even purely for pride's sake) and maintaining physical fitness. Like Sparta without the risk of revolt. Really my main interest is figuring out how the culture of the sapient caste would develop. How would a society that has all that power but has such low numbers of intelligent citizens evolve? I personally feel like the ruling caste would grow very close-knit, for example, with everyone knowing everyone else at least in passing, especially because of the whole looming threat of the human nations surrounding them.



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