Solo Game: Freebooters on the Frontier, part 3

Last time, our favorite magic-user rolled poorly enough and rolled well enough to lose a henchwoman and take down three undead with one salt-filled box. The dice gods are swingy. Today, we explore the rest of the ruins. Character List • Jutoomb's brothers and sisters • The lampmen • Lorn's former halfling employer • Lakehome's ferryhalfling • …

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Solo Game: Freebooters on the Frontier, Part 2

Last time, Jutoomb the Magic-User strapped on her spellbook and snaked her way through Lakehome. Today, she will delve into the creator ruins and finally earn her wings as a freebooter. On the frontier. See? The name of the game makes sense now. Character List • Jutoomb's brothers and sisters • The lampmen • Lorn …

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Solo Game: Freebooters on the Frontier, Part 1

Last time, we re-introduced ourselves to a half-snake, half-woman magic-user and learned a bit about the lands beyond the Kingdom of Eaglekeep. Today, Jutoomb will finally dirty her boots and march into the perilous wilds. Prep I rolled six Story Cubes to further inspire whatever Mythic threw at me. • a rainbow • a flower • the world …

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Solo Game: Freebooters on the Frontier (Chargen and Setup)

I was first introduced to the idea of solo role-playing by coder and fellow gamer Sophia Brandt, but I never got around to trying it until now. While one of the best aspects of pen-and-paper RPGs is the social aspect, sometimes you just want to fly solo. And if my video game library has anything …

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