Author Archives: Wyrmy

The Ritual is the thing…

Dungeon Crawl Classics has a distinctively built-out spell casting ruleset. But spells as wizards and clerics “normally” cast them are not the only way that magic works in the world of DCC—we are outright told that there are more powerful magics in the world: rites and rituals.

While the core rulebook describes various conditions that might apply to an

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Ever since I was a young boy I’ve played the silver ball…

“The horror! I remember the feeling as it passed over me—infinite cold, my appendages splayed out in all directions—then nothing! The next thing I knew I was standing outside the brothel my party had chosen to take up residence in—three weeks later!”
 — Antonious the Scribe

Many an adventurer has run afoul of the mysterious Silver Ball, often when they

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Patrons: Cthulhu

Cthulhu—Great Old One, The Sleeper of R’lyeh, The Great Dreamer—all names which can inspire dread in the most seasoned adventurer and/or role-playing gamer. His awakening is preceded by madness, and followed by the destruction of life as we know it—and he’s now available to you as a PATRON!!!

Cthulhu as a subject for exploration in gaming dates back to the

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Welcome to the Smoking Wyrm!

Greetings, morsels—Welcome to the Smoking Wyrm! Inside you will find the greatest delights and most excellent treasures for the exceedingly rarified of tastes! Most compelling of all are the stories people share while they drink deeply of our fine ales and wines. Come in, relax, put your ambulatory extremities up by the fire and let us see who is already here... Read more