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Piecemeal By: Scrasamax

A Geofront Story

Contains strong sexual themes, abuse, torture, and such, not for casual reading.

by Scrasamax
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The Darkest of Winters: Session #11 By: Silveressa

'Hey uncle you know why the zombies were all over the airport? Because they wanted plaaaanes!' –Tommy Booths, making yet another zombie joke.

'I have enough trouble with airsickness kid without you giving me pundigestion.' -Riley, unamused at the endless string of lame zombie Jokes Tommy thought up.

by Silveressa
90xp
3 replies
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Silveressa's Voting Practices By: Silveressa

A similar sub to Mourns Voting Practices, simply how I vote on subs/vote in general.

by Silveressa
185xp
13 replies
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The Darkest of Winters: Session #7 By: Silveressa

“What the hell’s wrong with that girl? She got some kinda death wish or somethin?”–Jessy Hannaford, commenting on Heather’s daring acrobatics.

“I think she’s trying to avoid the stench of your cigars uncle.” –Tommy Booths, repulsed by the smell of his uncles’ sewage dipped tobacco products.

In case you missed it, Session #6 may be found Here.

by Silveressa
70xp
2 replies
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The Darkest of Winters: Intro and Prologue By: Silveressa

“A road trip? In this mess that used to be America? Yer outta your minds, I’d rather sleep with a rabid porcupine!” -Phil McGuire Ranch Hand on the Happy Trails Horse Ranch when asked about coming with the group to find a safer haven up north.

A Dead Reign zombie apocalypse campaign synopsis, Session #1 of 32.

by Silveressa
130xp
4 replies
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The Darkest of Winters: Session #21 By: Silveressa

“In light of this whole zombie plague I’m thinking they’re going to have to redefine R.I.P to Rise in Putrescence.” –Riley, recalling the usual gravestone markings.

“How about Rot In Pieces?” –Jessy, proving acronyms can mean whatever the reader intends.

by Silveressa
110xp
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The Darkest of Winters: Session #22 By: Silveressa

“There’s another reason they call it the chain of command you know.” –Riley, recalling his military training.

“Because they tie you in chains if you don’t obey it?” –Renee, taking a wild guess.

“Because the lives of everyone under your command weighs like a ball and chain around your neck.” –Riley, remembering the troops who looked to him for leadership in the Gulf war.

by Silveressa
130xp
7 replies
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The Darkest of Winters: Session #4 By: Silveressa

"Don’t think for a minute just because you’re “go’in commando” it’s going to improve your gun skills or our chances of gettin out of this alive.” -Jessy Hannaford, commenting on Heather’s lack of undergarments.

“Cheap talk from the guy wearing *my* panties on his leg.” -Heather Wilks, pointing to her makeshift bandage adorning Jessy’s leg wound.

by Silveressa
90xp
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What Lies Beyond Death By: Silveressa

The Diary of young girl who finds herself trapped in purgatory, searching salvation and trying to make sense of that which is deliberatly insane. (A prelude to the entry found in my Chasers submission.)

Ideally the creatures described within this (ongoing) sub will be detailed in turn as their own seperate submissions eventally painting a complete picture of purgatoy.

by Silveressa
335xp
22 replies
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The Darkest of Winters: Session #8 By: Silveressa

'I can't imagine anything more disgusting then throwing up in a gas mask.' –Riley Setson, commenting on the fate of an unlucky pilot.

'Really? How about crapping yer drawers in a hazmat suit?' –Jessy Hannaford, proving yet again things can always be worse.

by Silveressa
90xp
2 replies
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Post Apocalypse Gaming By: Silveressa

Nuclear war, zombie outbreaks, meteor strikes, economic collapse, alien invasion, no matter how it happens an apocalypse makes for a unique and engaging setting to run a campaign in, even for a jaded GM.

Here's a few quick tips that can make a good zombie or other post apocalypse game a great one, and keep the group coming back (from the dead?) for more.

by Silveressa
150xp
7 replies
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Running a Zombie Apocalypse By: Silveressa

A few quick and techniques any GM can use to make a zombie apocalypse campaign a success without becoming to stressful or repetitive for to run over the long term:

by Silveressa
240xp
12 replies
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Pet & Peer NPCs By: Silveressa

Sometimes playing a major NPC that’s part of the party can be tough. After all, it’s hard not to have the NPC come up with a winning strategy, spot a piece of evidence or find a trap the PCs overlooked. However, if one does this too much, the NPC becomes the crutch the group leans on as soon a problem presents itself.

When done too little, the NPC is usually treated as a useless addition outside of menial labor and an extra weapon in combat. Here are a few techniques to keep them fun and useful , and become a party member the GM and players will like having around.

by Silveressa
95xp
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Things Are Not Always As They Seem By: Silveressa

This humorous short fiction piece was inspired by a late night chat with a couple gamer friends about how alien cultures would possibly interpret some of the more "colorful" aspects of our society.

by Silveressa
240xp
17 replies
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Infestation By: Silveressa

There are places, you have to understand, where the dimensions-I'm not talking about that parallel dimension metaphysical stuff, I mean dimensions like length and breadth and time-where they curl into themselves, and begin to fester. Where foul things evolve and spread...

by Silveressa
200xp
9 replies
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Descriptive combat By: Silveressa

How to make combat interesting and more than: "Well, I’m going to hit him with my sword."

by Silveressa
185xp
12 replies
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A Primer on Denizens of the Wastelands By: Scrasamax

a dossier of peoples of the wasteland according to several sources

by Scrasamax
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The Depressing Economy of Where Are You, Scooby Doo By: Scrasamax

The original series of Scooby-Doo, airing in 1969, is remembered for rubber masked monsters, stage magic effects, and wacky hijinks, behind the scenes, the world that the gang of Mystery Inc inhabits is in economy shambles.

by Scrasamax
50xp
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Tiers of Evil By: Scrasamax

Inspired by The Wheel of Time

by Scrasamax
100xp
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The Lovestruck By: Scrasamax

23 'dere character archetypes from anime broken down into the Male Main Character for genre romance

by Scrasamax
75xp
3 replies
191 views
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