10 Men-at-Arms with Personality

Borderland forts are often dangerous places, and the wise nobleman strongly garrisons it with redoubtable men-at-arms. Such soldiers should not be merely carbon copies of one another. Among any garrison exceptional—or interesting— individuals will always emerge.

20 Borderland Fort Sights & Sounds

One of the quintessential locales for adventurers to rest between adventures, a fort on the borderlands is a safe haven offering many of civilisation’s beguiling comforts. Here adventurers can rest and recuperate between expeditions into the wilderness.

20 Things #21: Wilderness Camping

Are you a busy GM? Does session prep take too long? Do you never have time to work on the cool little details that can bring your session to life? Well, fear not! That’s where the 20 Things line comes in. Compiled from the free 20 Things posts available at Raging Swan’s website, this short, focused compilation gives you, the time-crunched GM, the tools to effortlessly add verisimilitude and detail to your adventure. Use the material herein either before or during play and bask in your players’ adulation. This instalment provides seven tables designed to help you flesh out and bring to life the wilderness camps in your campaign.

20 Things #21: Wilderness Camping comprises the following 20 Things articles:


A System Neutral Edition GM’s Resource by Creighton Broadhurst and Jeff Gomez

Released 4 December 2017; Pages 10

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10 Travellers with Personality

Borderland forts can be busy places. Adventurers often lurk in such places planning their forays into the wilderness. The presence of such folk—along with the needs of a garrison and its attendant folk—can bring many people to the fort. Pedlars, merchants, thieves and even other adventurers often visit such places.

20 Things #20: Fort on the Borderland

Are you a busy GM? Does session prep take too long? Do you never have time to work on the cool little details that can bring your session to life? Well fear not! That’s where the 20 Things line comes in. Compiled from the free 20 Things posts available at Raging Swan’s website, this short, focused compilation gives you, the time-crunched GM, the tools to effortlessly add verisimilitude and detail to your adventure. Use the material herein either before or during play and bask in your players’ adulation. This instalment provides five tables designed to help you flesh out and bring to life the fort on the borderlands in your campaign.

20 Things #20: Fort on the Borderlands comprises the following 20 Things articles:

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A System Neutral Edition GM’s Resource by Creighton Broadhurst

Released 6 November 2017; Pages 10

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20 Things to Find in a Ruined Castle

Ruined castles cluster thickly in many borderland regions. Whether destroyed by war or abandoned with civilisation’s ebb and flow such places are a magnet for adventurers searching for forgotten treasures or lurking foes.

Ruined Tower by William McAusland (Outland Arts)