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an italian pangolin lost somewhere

My Dice Tower: Picts & Sieges

(Picts vs Late Romans) Some of you might ignore what is a the dice tower: it’s a game tool to roll dices in an efficient and amusing way, a dice tower is a miniature hollowed tower with a couple or … Continue reading

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Zathrum designer’s notes

Everything started when I got the idea of playing Sword & Backpack RPG in solo mode using Bivius. S&B uses 1d20 so it was perfectly natural to use a d20 as the B.R.O. in Bivius. I’ve been thinking that 1d20 … Continue reading

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It’s Free!

I’ve created a new page listing free online products, broken down by category: Solo RPGs and Solo Engines, Free RPGs, Random Generators, etc. it’s HERE  

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NSAABH: Ripley and HAL

This is a scenario for a NSAABH (Nine Steps And A Bloody Heart) investigative solo adventure, to play you need a suitable RPG system (Traveller, FATE, etc.) You can download NSAABH here S.O.S. BOATSWAIN: Scenario: “You are one of the 5 … Continue reading

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A new kid in town

  While I’m completing a sourcebook for Bivius, on the weekend I wrote this solo system, it’s called ZATHRUM and uses 1d20. It’s free and you can download it here. Unlike many other players I played mostly RPGs with d6s or d100s, … Continue reading

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Bivius Pulp: Chapter Two

  Hallo folks! Sorry for the delay, I had very little time to write and translate this chapter, I’m trying to imitate the stereotyped characters and the flat dialogue of movie serials of the 30’s and 40′. I plan to … Continue reading

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News

Hi folks, Happy Thanksgiving Day! I’m translating the second episode of Comet Telamon, meanwhile I have updated the files in the download page here. I also created the table shown above (included in the new version of Bivius Companion). What do … Continue reading

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Bivius Pulp: Chapter One

Chapter 1 :  THE AIR PIRATES Scene 1): [Option A: Telamon and Vernon pilot a seaplane when they see a large shape beneath the sea, detail: the airplane is a prototype] [Option B: The bad guys killed two sailors in … Continue reading

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Bivius Pulp: Characters

Hi folks, I completed the main characters of this adventure, they were created following the typical stereotypes of the vintage movie serials. I’m going to set the story exactly 80 years ago: November 1936. Ladies and Gentlemen, the Cast: The … Continue reading

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Bivius Pulp: Introduction

INTRODUCTION I’m going to play a pulp adventure in the style of the movie serials of the 30s What I will use: 1) Bivius rpg 2) a green 1d6 The idea is to create a typical character from the movie … Continue reading

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