Tag Archives: social combat

TDO Combat Fudge v0.1

An Example Fudge Implementation of “Combat Profiles” If you don’t have time to read all this, then check out the cut-down version v0.1.1! What started as some rough ideas and thoughts on the combat experience in roleplaying games, developed in a kind of simplistic theory I called “Combat Profiles”. After some discussion, I put together this system as an example of using these concepts. In fact, putting together this […]

Duh! What is wrong with Roleplaying Social Combat systems…

… they don’t’ work in a vacuum. Or rather, if there is no conflict, no amount of system can help. Related Posts:TDO Combat Fudge v0.1Systems for roleplaying social events?My first RPG mapThe RPG Blog AllianceJust to balance out my previously slightly depressing post about tabletop gaming…

Systems for roleplaying social events?

Anyone ever used a system to roleplay a social event (like a ball, court, political gathering, etc.) in a tabletop? My group has played through one or two big social events in our games and it’s always been a little hit and miss. I was reading Spirit of the Century and it uses a generic […]