PETTY GODS OF VAARN

Vaarn is the graveyard of faiths, some older than the very stars that shine overhead. Gods are carried here in the hearts of those who seek to make a life amongst the unending azure sands, and deities proliferate like ragweed across the desolation. A Vaarnish traveller would find it noteworthy to go more than a… Continue reading PETTY GODS OF VAARN

20 BACKGROUNDS FOR VAARN

I currently think that I won't be using character classes for Vaarn in future. I've tried a Warrior/Mystic/Adept trifecta, and although it works alright, we've been getting much more interesting gameplay from the PCs' ancestries than their classes. Whether someone is a two-headed mutant or a talking horse-man comes up all the time in our… Continue reading 20 BACKGROUNDS FOR VAARN

VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 13

Last episode our heroes met an old friend, Karak, and went to a notorious Gnomosian nightclub, the Black Lotus, where they met some unsavoury characters and struck a deal with the menacing owner. Karak then blew the club's generator by trying to merge his body with it. Our cast:  Flim-Flam, a two-headed cacogen. Proficient cook.… Continue reading VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 13

PLAYER ANCESTRY: MYCOMORPH

In Vaarn many things have become intertwined, and much that was once the province of mankind alone - speech, reason, art, religion - has been granted to other forms of life and these beings hold themselves as humanity’s equal. In the mycomorph death and life are preserved in strange balance, for the creatures are formed… Continue reading PLAYER ANCESTRY: MYCOMORPH

VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 12

Last episode the crew met an eccentric fungus expert, rented some rooms at the Lemon Tree Boardinghouse, and went shopping. Crunk visited the dentist, and Findus was handed a mysterious invitation. Our cast:  Flim-Flam, a two-headed cacogen Adept. Proficient cook, fights with twin pistols. Owns a cyborg hawk named Midnight, who has been dispatched on… Continue reading VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 12

VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 11

Last episode the party defeated the Magician, freed the child pickpockets who served her in the depths of Gnomos, stocked up on sewer gold, and clumsily fought off some vampire bats.  Our cast:  Flim-Flam, a two-headed cacogen Adept. Proficient cook, fights with twin pistols. Owns a cyborg hawk named Midnight, who has been dispatched on… Continue reading VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 11

VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 10

Last episode the party delved into the subterranean passages beneath Gnomos, overcame various traps and monsters, and reached the hidden lair of the Magician, a hypergeometric mystic who ran a crew of child pickpockets. We join them halfway through their battle with this being.  Our cast:  Flim-Flam, a two-headed cacogen Adept. Proficient cook, fights with… Continue reading VAARN ACTUAL PLAY: EPISODE 10