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Scrasamax
7 Things Wrong with Pacific Rim: Uprising By: Scrasamax

Having recently watched Pacific Rim: Uprising, I was very disappointed. Spoilers ahead.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Players
by Scrasamax
7xp
2 replies
491 views
Cheka Man
7 Ways to hide a Body By: Cheka Man

Murder is highly illegal, but it is something that those on an adventure tend to commit. Assuming they didn't do it in public, they have the problem of a body to conceal to give them time to get away from either law enforcement or an angry lynch mob.

Articles: Scenario, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
6xp
4 replies
886 views
Cheka Man
7 Pairs of Gloves By: Cheka Man

Seven pairs of helpful gloves for the well dressed adventurer to wear and use.

Items: Clothes, Magical
by Cheka Man
4xp
3 replies
751 views
Cheka Man
7 Maces By: Cheka Man

Not all weapons have to be swords.

Items: Melee Weapons, Combat
by Cheka Man
3xp
1 reply
692 views
Cheka Man
7 HighwayMen and HighwayWomen By: Cheka Man

7 so-called Knights of the Road, who lie in wait for travellers to rob them.

NPCs: Scenario Based, Combative
by Cheka Man
4xp
776 views
Cheka Man
7 Magical Musical Instruments By: Cheka Man

Have you ever thought of music as magical? With these instruments, it is.

Items: Art and Music, Magical
by Cheka Man
11xp
2 replies
634 views
Scrasamax
7 Things about Kong: Skull Island By: Scrasamax

Obvious spoiler warning is obvious

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Players
by Scrasamax
10xp
1 reply
783 views
Scrasamax
7 Things about Valerian and the City of a Thousand Worlds By: Scrasamax

Observations about Luc Besson's Valerian and the City of a Thousand Worlds

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
20xp
5 replies
1016 views
Cheka Man
7 Desert Encounters By: Cheka Man

Seven encounters for your PCs to have whilst out in the hot desert wastes.

Articles: Scenario, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
5xp
5 replies
1005 views
Scrasamax
7 Suits of Animated Armor By: Scrasamax

1-Autonomous Armour

The PCs come face to face with the Big Bad in a fine stately home when he or she casts a spell and the suits of armour lining the walls draw their swords and slowly clank to the attack.

NPCs: Extras, Combative
by Scrasamax
18xp
1 reply
971 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
Seven Things Stuck In A Giant Spider's Web By: Cheka Man

Adventurers often encounter giant spiders and their webs, but what is stuck in those webs and is it worth fighting for to obtain?

Items: Other, Combat
by Cheka Man
10xp
4 replies
829 views
Cheka Man
7 More Cursed Gems By: Cheka Man

Not all fine gemstones are good to own. Here are seven doomed to bring their owners nothing but ill health, bad luck, misery and death.

Items: Jewelry, Cursed
by Cheka Man
10xp
2 replies
753 views
Scrasamax
7 Pair of Magic Boots By: Scrasamax

inspired by Cheka Man's 30 Boots submission

Items: Equipment Listing, Magical
by Scrasamax
13xp
2 replies
704 views
Scrasamax
7 Things Wrong with The Walking Dead By: Scrasamax

The Walking Dead has seen its rating plummet and critics score fall as well. This is not a fluke, and can be ascribed to a number of issues.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Game Mastering
by Scrasamax
31xp
5 replies
1095 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Spaceship Construction By: Scrasamax

7 things about how the spaceships of the Cosmic Era are built, and they are able to build so many so quickly

Items: SpaceShips, Campaign Defining
by Scrasamax
8xp
2 replies
619 views
Cheka Man
Why won't the people help us find this bad guy? By: Cheka Man

In many cases, the local people will not co-operate in providing information about criminals or those who are on the run. Here are seven reasons why they either won't or can't help track a wanted person or group down.

Plots: Discovery, Single-Storyline
by Cheka Man
6xp
4 replies
1074 views
Scrasamax
7 Witch Archtypes By: Scrasamax

7 Generic types of witches for the Kill All Witches setting

NPCs: Minor, Mystical
by Scrasamax
16xp
1 reply
820 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
7 Types of Wood By: Cheka Man

Seven types of wood, some of which are very useful for building things of splendour, others which have few uses.

Articles: Resource, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
6xp
1 reply
828 views
Scrasamax
7 Alternatives to Prison By: Scrasamax

Prison isnt the end all of dealing with criminals, dissidents, and the unwanted

Locations: Establishment, Any
by Scrasamax
8xp
2 replies
894 views
Scrasamax
7 Condiments By: Scrasamax

With mass produced manufactured food, adding flavor is a vital part of eating in the Cosmic Era

Items: Equipment Listing, Non-Magical
by Scrasamax
21xp
10 replies
1148 views
Scrasamax
Anti-Robot Warfare By: Scrasamax

7 Methods of fighting robots in the Cosmic Era. These techniques and equipment also work against power armor troopers, cyborgs, and other high armor/small size targets.

Systems: Combat/ Warfare, Specific
by Scrasamax
22xp
2 replies
1203 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
7 Types of Nanobots By: Cheka Man

In the far future, tiny bots injected into the body can do great good-or great harm, depending on what kind of bots they are.

Items: Computers, Non-Magical
by Cheka Man
9xp
2 replies
986 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Fate of the Furious By: Scrasamax

Not surprising, wife and I attended the Thursday night showing of F8 of the Furious. Obvious spoiler alert warning is obvious.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
21xp
4 replies
1207 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About The Fast and the Furious By: Scrasamax

Fun fact: I have an independently owned local theatre that does fun little things, like a one night showing of the 2001 The Fast and the Furious. While not new, it was fun to see a favorite movie on the big(ish) screen again.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
11xp
2 replies
1027 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Beauty and the Beast By: Scrasamax

Recently attended a showing of the 2017 Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson. The following are my thoughts on the movie

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
15xp
6 replies
1188 views
Scrasamax
Personal Accessory Network By: Scrasamax

The Personal Accessory Network is the aggregation of all the SmartDevices in a person's household, as well as their personal gadgets, and their cybernetic implants.

Items: Home/ Personal, Campaign Defining
by Scrasamax
5xp
1152 views
Cheka Man
7 Mermaids By: Cheka Man

Seven Mermaids, some of them living their lives in the deep ocean, others, willingly or otherwise, on the land.

Lifeforms: Intelligent Species, Water
by Cheka Man
18xp
7 replies
1292 views
Cheka Man
Tannia Castle-the Outer Limits By: Cheka Man

Like a grim eagle upon it's nest, the great black block of Tannia Castle looks down upon the city of the same name. Despite the fact that some of those brought within it's walls never come out again, the castle is still looked upon well by most of the city's inhabitants, a place of protection rather then a place of terror.

Locations: Fortification, Plains
by Cheka Man
10xp
2 replies
1015 views
Aramax
7 Very Unusual Towns and Villages of The Stolen World By: Aramax

This is to be my model sub going forward here. Please take a little extra time in your comments. I especially want to hear the negatives.

The countryside of the Stolen World is littered with very unusual urban dwellings, here are 7.(fixed typo in summary, lol , bad start)

Locations: Other, Any
by Aramax
20xp
6 replies
1429 views
Aramax
7(10) Warlord Abilities for Boss Monsters By: Aramax

'Why are these Orcs SO coordinated? Keep Fighting!'

Articles: Rules and Advice, Gaming - Genre
by Aramax
21xp
4 replies
1105 views
1 HoH
Aramax
7 Crazy Ones of the Stolen(Strolen) World By: Aramax

In a world where all the good gods are dead, a bit of their power remains

Lifeforms: Unique, Any
by Aramax
19xp
3 replies
1151 views
Cheka Man
7 Blades of the Ocean By: Cheka Man

Seven highly magical and dangerous blades of the Ocean, all of them in the hands of the green-tail merpeople of the shallow seas.

Items: Melee Weapons, Combat
by Cheka Man
38xp
4 replies
1123 views
valadaar
Seven Blades of the Serpent By: valadaar

A collection of Ophidian weapons for your perusal.

Items: Melee Weapons, Magical
by valadaar
33xp
9 replies
1148 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
7 Types of Rulers By: Cheka Man

So the PCs need the help of the ruler/s do they? It makes a big difference depending on what kind of rulers they are appealing to. What works well in one case may not work well in another.

Articles: Setting Building, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
15xp
3 replies
1131 views
Aramax
7 forms of 'Supernatual' Weather for 'Dungeons' Ruins and Wastelands By: Aramax

Title says it all

Systems: Mystical, Defining
by Aramax
17xp
2 replies
1321 views
1 HoH
Scrasamax
7 Things about Writing Women By: Scrasamax

7 Things about writing women in fiction.

SATIRE

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
13xp
3 replies
923 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Fant4stic By: Scrasamax

While no means a great film, Fant4stic Four isn't nearly as bad as critics would have you believe.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
10xp
1 reply
789 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About MacGuffins By: Scrasamax

AKA 7 steps to creating a MacGuffin

Articles: Rules and Advice, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
35xp
7 replies
1364 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
7 Canyons By: Cheka Man

Seven twisty canyons for the PCs to pass through and explore on their way to carry out their main quest.

Locations: Area, Mountains
by Cheka Man
24xp
5 replies
1441 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Suicide Squad By: Scrasamax

Spoilers ahead, Scrasamax's take on Suicide Squad

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Players
by Scrasamax
11xp
7 replies
1164 views
Cheka Man
7 Violent Vigilante Gangs By: Cheka Man

Where the rule of law is seen as being absent, weak, or too oppressive to want, and crime of all kinds flourishes, sooner or later people will take the law into their own hands and become vigilantes. Here are seven such gangs.

Organizations: Criminal/Espionage, Regional
by Cheka Man
13xp
2 replies
1303 views
Cheka Man
Seven Elven Gifts By: Cheka Man


It's not that common that humans gain gifts from the Fair Folk, but it does happen.

Items: Equipment Listing, Magical
by Cheka Man
6xp
2 replies
1215 views
Cheka Man
Seven Scuttling Scary Spiders By: Cheka Man

Seven Scuttling Scary Spiders for the arachnophobic adventurer to face.

Lifeforms: Fauna, Any
by Cheka Man
14xp
3 replies
1447 views
Cheka Man
Seven Naval Commanders By: Cheka Man

Seven naval commanders with the power of life and death over their men when at sea. Theirs is a lonely post, as they are responsible for their men and the ship that they sail in. Some are legally appointed, others are mutineers with not much to lose.

NPCs: Extras, Combative
by Cheka Man
7xp
1 reply
1172 views
Cheka Man
Seven More Swords By: Cheka Man


Seven sharp, steely swords to stab, stick and slice with.

Items: Melee Weapons, Combat
by Cheka Man
10xp
1 reply
1247 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Food in the Cosmic Era By: Scrasamax

The secret horrors of food in the Cosmic Era

Articles: Setting Building, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
31xp
7 replies
2283 views
Cheka Man
7 Spells for Pompous Nobility By: Cheka Man

So often, magic is used for either raising Undead, hurting people in some way, or healing people. Nothing else. When there are so many other uses for magic in any magic-rich society. Uses like...

Systems: Mystical, General
by Cheka Man
28xp
15 replies
2167 views
1 HoH
Scrasamax
7 Futurists Predict the Cosmic Era By: Scrasamax

Found this article in 'the facebooks' and it read like a breakdown of the Cosmic Era.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
24xp
4 replies
1569 views
Cheka Man
7 Rings By: Cheka Man

Seven more magical rings, each with a very different enchantment on it.

Items: Jewelry, Magical
by Cheka Man
28xp
10 replies
1803 views
Cheka Man
Seven Royal Rings By: Cheka Man

Seven rings were made long ago in the days of the Queens of old, seven highly magical rings to help a ruler to rule, but they proved anything but helpful.

Items: Jewelry, Magical
by Cheka Man
20xp
3 replies
1642 views
Scrasamax
7 Things Wrong with Godzilla 2014 By: Scrasamax

Everything wrong with the 2014 Godzilla

Spoilers, obviously

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
9xp
8 replies
1581 views
Scrasamax
7 Things Wrong with Transformers: Age of Extinction By: Scrasamax

Op-ed regarding the baygasm that is Age of Extinction. Spoilers ahead if you haven't seen the movie.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
12xp
5 replies
1192 views
Cheka Man
7 Market Items By: Cheka Man
Seven things that a PC could find at a market that could be of some use.
Items: Equipment Listing, Non-Magical
by Cheka Man
5xp
3 replies
1666 views
Cheka Man
7 Trains By: Cheka Man

Seven trains that the PCs might one day need to travel openly on, sneak onto, wreck or rob,

Items: Transports, Campaign Defining
by Cheka Man
19xp
9 replies
1932 views
Scrasamax
7 Things about Team Building By: Scrasamax

The team is the functional core of a story, and as such, team building is vital to the flow of the story.

Articles: Fiction, Game Mastering
by Scrasamax
49xp
7 replies
2123 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
7 More Reasons Why Not Everyone is a Magic User By: Cheka Man

Why is magic used by so few when it is so much use?

Articles: Resource, Gaming - Genre
by Cheka Man
29xp
15 replies
3040 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About GI Joe By: Scrasamax

Knowing is Half the Battle, red and blue lasers are the other half.

Articles: Resource, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
22xp
5 replies
1823 views
1 HoH
Cheka Man
7 Special Prisons By: Cheka Man

Most criminals who are locked up as a punishment or to await trial are just confined in regular cellblocks or jails, but not all of them. Some are so dangerous that ordinary prisons just will not hold them. Others have secrets that cannot be allowed to be spread, or their crimes are so dreadful that they deserve a greater punishment then normal incarceration or even execution. In yet other cases the ruler had a nasty sense of humour...

Dungeons: Any, Traps
by Cheka Man
34xp
7 replies
2781 views
Cheka Man
7 Horrifying Curses By: Cheka Man

Often PCs get on the wrong side of powerful users of magic or break into enchanted tombs, either may get them on the wrong side of a curse.

Articles: Scenario, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
14xp
5 replies
2476 views
Cheka Man
7 Royal Courts By: Cheka Man

Whilst royal courts tend to be like each other in some ways, they can also be very different in other ways. Some may be places of fun where banquets and masked balls are common, whilst others are unpleasant or even dangerous and the nobility only attend because they have to.

Locations: Establishment, Plains
by Cheka Man
21xp
3 replies
1713 views
Cheka Man
7 Ways To Control Monarchs By: Cheka Man

Many, perhaps most fantasy lands are monarchies, which can be ruled well when the monarch is a clever and able man or woman devoted to his or her people. But what happens when the monarch is ill, or is tyrannically cruel, or a young child, or is otherwise blatantly unfit to rule? How can he or she be dealt with without risking civil war as powerful nobles fight for the crown?

Systems: Setting Building, Gaming - In General
by Cheka Man
12xp
4 replies
1827 views
Scrasamax
7 Things About Criticism By: Scrasamax

Criticism can be a very powerful and valuable tool if you understand how to give it, and more importantly, how to accept it.

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Citadel Help
by Scrasamax
66xp
12 replies
1925 views
Scrasamax
7 Things about Lovecraftian Fiction By: Scrasamax

7 things that make a work of fiction Lovecraftian, even if it doesn't deal at all with the established Mythos

Articles: Fiction, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
50xp
11 replies
2014 views
Cheka Man
7 Things to Run or Hide From By: Cheka Man

'There is a time to fight, and a time to run and hide,and the clever thing is deciding when it is the right time to do either.' Unamed veteran of many hard-fought battles.

Plots: Travel, Encounter
by Cheka Man
10xp
14 replies
3102 views
Scrasamax
7 Things about War and Magic By: Scrasamax

Caeser193 recently posted an article about how magic has made war obsolete, below please find seven ways to keep magic and magic users from dominating warfare

Articles: Rules and Advice, Gaming - Genre
by Scrasamax
76xp
13 replies
3210 views
2 HoHs
Scrasamax
7 Things about NPCs By: Scrasamax

Seven things I've learned about NPCs

Articles: Character, Game Mastering
by Scrasamax
55xp
8 replies
2431 views
3 HoHs
Scrasamax
7 Things I've Learned By: Scrasamax

snagged from a tweet, what are seven things you've learned about writing in general, writing for gaming and gamers, or for the citadel?

Articles: Humor/ Editorial, Gaming - In General
by Scrasamax
81xp
18 replies
2780 views
2 HoHs