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It's a site worth checking in to.
we had more activity today than in a long time.  we should stop lurking moar and post! we're clearly still checking in!
Perhaps I'll make one.

Kalos, is that really you?
It seems like a rather OSR-feeling system with a lot of weird stuff bolted on that I don't know enough about Dark Souls to know if it helps duplicate the feel of the game or is just weird.

Of course we should probably make thread if we want to dig deeper into this. laugh
Thoughts on this homebrew Dark Souls ruleset?

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/0B2bP0GsXwg9xZnNIUjBYemVzLU0

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So would the proper (noun)punk for Incredibles 2 be Metropunk?
It might be the SSRI’s but “yottagoblin” is just the best
POST YOUR THING RHAMNOUSIA
Working on a thing, yell at me if I don’t post anything by tomorrow.

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2qWCMVRzNk Truer words have never been spoken.
Yes, good god name!

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Do you mind asking what setting this is for? Having Columbia in the name implies a real world connotation.
“Pallas Columbia, Our Lady Conquering, Gorgon Goddess of War and Wisdom, Beloved of Swords and Snakes, called Bronze-Crowned and the Lucifer.”

Good god name?
I don't know why people keep repeating the myth that you need to have bad stats to lean into roleplaying your character flaws. All having no good numbers on your character sheet does is make you suck at the mechanical portion of the game.

(And, just to be proactive, if anyone has a lot more to say about this, we should probably make a thread)

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My philosophy on character creation in a nutshell. Thanks.

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I'm sorry, I haven't read Homestuck.
Homestuck.

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A while ago, I had an idea for a Rakshasa Demon that was a Caracal (Small Big Cat) with a thousand shadowey tales. Basically he would be a contract shark that would trick you into signing a contract that consisted of a library's worth of books making it nay impossible to escape.

Guess what Psuedo-lovecraftian Magical Girl show I just binged through!
Yeah, lots of times. It's bound to happen given the sheer number of people playing and creating these games.

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Has anyone else ever come up with a character, and then saw that that basic character existed in another work?
Yeah I enjoyed that one too.

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Oh, yeah, I put it on the master list. I found Arkham Sessions btw. An excellent podcast where they psychoanalyse BTAS episodes.
Have you listened to The Bright Sessions? It's a pretty excellent superhero podcast in a certain sense, the premise being "what if people with super-powers went to therapy." It takes the premise super seriously, too.

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With Limetown coming back this year, I have a question for DC/Marvel. With the rise of podcasts, why hasn't there been a revival of superhero radio dramas? I'd love to see a Podcast about Arkham Asylum. Remember the Audio Logs from the Arkham Asylum game? Basically that, but it's a full blown podcast.

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I love third edtion, but ten years for a game system is probably long enough.
Or maybe "Pathfinder 2: We Guarantee We'll Do Some Nice Things, but Won't Work to Fix the Fundamental Issues with Our Game"
Pathfinder 2: Now with 20% more powerful wizards (but everyone else stays the same)

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Oh and I found what I was looking for. Princess: The Hopeful. It was a fan made supplement for WoD.
Maybe it'll be "backward compatible." Just like PF was with D&D 3.5.

grin

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As long as they make it easy to covnert old material, then I'm okay with this.
Pathfinder is playtesting a new edition. Interesting.

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MM is definitely on my list, but I mean straight up, Sailor Scouts in CoC. I swore there was an rpg that was like that somewhere.
Both thematically and with the scale and gribbliness of the antagonists.
Madoka Magica
I'm not quite sure how specific you want to get, but fighting against Lovecraftian themes is central to a lot of magical girl stories. The power of love triumphing over the cold unfeeling void, and whatnot.

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I had one of those idea's that was so good, someone else had to have it. Has anyone ever seen a Magical Girl (Sailor Moon, etc) setting with Lovecraftian horrors?

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Per_%22Dead%22_Ohlin This guy would make an amazing Batman villain.
Yoon-Suin looks pretty excellent

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l4F67RFcW6E Cool Video, with honors going to the mention of Veins of the Earth.
It's good, highly recommended.
It's an excellent book. Honestly in the top 5 fantasy novels I've ever read, probably the top 3.

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I need to read it.
I was thinking of picking up A Wizard of Earthsea literally hours before I heard she passed. Has anyone read it?
RIP, Ursula LeGuin
Creative decisions in general make me dry heave.
I made the creative decision to make everything Wet and Rotting and Wormy and it turns out none of my players are good at handling Moist Horror. No one’s asked me to stop tho.
Uh... congratulations?

Are you sure that it wasn't just because you were playing AW? (Oh come on, you knew that was coming)