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by LtTibbles
Mon Nov 03, 2014 1:39 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Initiative tracker
Replies: 13
Views: 2893

Re: Initiative tracker

I use scratch paper myself, but I did notice some of the 5e pictures and streams of a group playing had the dm using some folded over cards or sticky notes lined up on top of his screen designating the initiative order seems like a nifty way to save some space and paper.
by LtTibbles
Mon Nov 03, 2014 1:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: maps
Replies: 9
Views: 1722

Re: maps

I provided my group (all first time players) with some graph paper and a bit of the dungeon that they had explored drawn on it to give them an idea of how they should map. They took to it really quickly, I also bought one of those wet erase chessex battle maps from amazon to help them with visualizi...
by LtTibbles
Sun Jun 01, 2014 2:28 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcome to the Basic Fantasy RPG Forums!
Replies: 553
Views: 114453

Re: Welcome to the Basic Fantasy RPG Forums!

Ars Magica might be worth looking at, it seems to be well suited for pc's dropping in and out and the 4th edition rules are available for free.
by LtTibbles
Fri May 30, 2014 2:00 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcome to the Basic Fantasy RPG Forums!
Replies: 553
Views: 114453

Re: Welcome to the Basic Fantasy RPG Forums!

Welcome to the site Jered. I see all these awesome posts of people who've been playing for decades and I feel inadequate some ._. XD Oh well, I still have a fairly wide breadth of gaming experience (Star Wars: Edge of the Empire, Star Trek, AD&D 2nd Ed., D&D 3.0/.5, Pathfinder, WHFRPG, Call of Cthu...
by LtTibbles
Fri May 30, 2014 1:17 am
Forum: BFRPG: Shards of an Empire
Topic: OOC Discussion
Replies: 1326
Views: 114001

Re: Possible Play-By-Post?

I would be interested in joining if you didn't mind.
by LtTibbles
Thu May 29, 2014 2:22 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What are you listening to/watching/reading?
Replies: 951
Views: 142950

Re: What are you listening to/watching/reading?

Just saw Robin Hood Prince of Thieves, watching the beginning of that film and seeing Morgan Freeman's character gave me an itch to run an Arabian style campaign.
by LtTibbles
Thu May 29, 2014 2:12 am
Forum: The Workshop
Topic: Tomb of the Mummy Priest
Replies: 66
Views: 19191

Re: Tomb of the Mummy Priest

That is a fantastic piece of artwork Lar, I'm a really big fan! :)
by LtTibbles
Thu May 22, 2014 1:32 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Campaign Settings
Replies: 101
Views: 13801

Re: Campaign Settings

I'm a big fan of Mystara's Gazateer series even if you're not planning on using the actual setting there is so much in those books that you could use for your own setting.
by LtTibbles
Sun May 11, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Squares vs. Hexes
Replies: 4
Views: 965

Re: Squares vs. Hexes

Hexes generally offer more "realistic" movement if you go by the 3.5 rule of “every other square counts double” rule for diagonal movement since every side of the hex is equal distance from one another. But when using hexes while designing a dungeon you will be using a lot of half hexes for hallways...
by LtTibbles
Sun May 11, 2014 1:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New GM questions.
Replies: 26
Views: 4551

Re: New GM questions.

Thank you so much for the advice, to everyone who replied I really appreciate it!