One Shot in the Dark

Welcome to Another Weird & Wonderful Oneshot from the Minds of Penance RPG. This Episode was based on the concept “what if the cast know nothing about their character and have to figure it all out through interaction” To make it Suitably Random we incorporated the use of two of our favourite storytelling aids – … “One Shot in the Dark”

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Review: ‘Drizzt Do’Urden’s Guide to Combat’ & ‘Venger’s Random Encounter Decks’

Many RPGs rely heavily on encounters – be they combat, shopping or interacting with NPCs. How you approach encounters is fundamental to what sort of game you are playing in. I strongly believe that DMs are also players in the game, rather than being the opposition that is trying to defeat or kill the player … “Review: ‘Drizzt Do’Urden’s Guide to Combat’ & ‘Venger’s Random Encounter Decks’”

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Looking forward to Tabletop Scotland 2019!

It’s August! This means that as soon as we recover from Bloodstock, it’s time to get hyped for Tabletop Scotland 2019! Last year was their inaugural convention and we were lucky enough to attend – and we thoroughly enjoyed the weekend. First, the basics. Tabletop Scotland is a 2 day con which covers all forms … “Looking forward to Tabletop Scotland 2019!”

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Lumis: First Floor

In a strange place, known as the Endless Realms, the boundaries and divisions between worlds grows thin. Many peoples and creatures here meld and create new ecosystems – but now a group of adventurers and mercenaries have appeared on Lumis, at the centre of these blendings.  Yet here they face many new dangers. New creatures. … “Lumis: First Floor”

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Conpulsion & Red Dice Games 2019

5th-7th April 2019 saw Conpulsion: Death convention in Teviot Row House, Edinburgh University. It also saw Penance RPG get to play with plastic swords (zweihanders) and give our very first seminar/panel! Over the same weekend, in Edinburgh, there was also a mini con at Red Dice Games cafe in Leith, in the North East of the … “Conpulsion & Red Dice Games 2019”

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