• LoreSmyth roleplaying d&d dice New Website In Development

    Hello everyone,

    Happy new year again, how has your first bite at 2019 been? I wanted to give you an update on something that has been in the works for a couple of months now.

    The current Loresmyth website I have made myself, using WordPress and a ton of plugins to get a sort of working e-commerce solution. It served me well in the first years, but lately more and more of you started to complain about troubles registering, logging in, purchasing and things like getting wrong emails or emails 3 times in a row… high time for a revamp!  Continue Reading

  • Blue Marbled RPG dice - LoreSmyth Resolve to Improve Your DM Skills

    A new year is upon us and that means it’s time to resolve! Resolutions are meant to be goals we set for our own improvement, and usually that means things like losing a few extra pounds or maybe getting out to the park for walks more often.

    Of course, we’re in the business of tabletop role-playing games, so our resolution ideas pertain more to that side of things. Perhaps you’re a seasoned Game Master but would like to open your horizons to new ideas. Maybe you’re an intermediate GM but could brush up on your rules, races, classes and the like.

    Or, like me, you’ve never chaired a game in your life and are being hounded by your friends and DND-playing loved ones on a weekly basis – “go on, run a game, you’ll love it!” – and are caving in to their pesterences!

    So… how do we make ourselves a better GM? Continue Reading

    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • Cocktails for the Party: 5 ‘Remarkable’ Drinks

    As our popular book ‘Remarkable Inns & Their Drinks’ notes, “Taverns offer comforting drinks and food to soothe battle pains and escape the drudgery of a hard day’s work. But a tavern isn’t just about a mug of grog.

    If your adventuring party is going on a pub crawl or kipping down after a tough fight, you’ll want to make sure the drink menu suits the scene well. Here’s a selection of drinks pulled from the pages of “Remarkable Inns” – complete with homespun recipes (or create your own!) in case you fancy bringing a realistic touch to the gaming table! Continue Reading

    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • Savage Dawn Campaign Setting – First Preview!

    We’ve been hard at work for months, developing our new Savage Dawn campaign setting. We are now ready to lift the veil a little and show you the first glimpse of what it will be!

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    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • Epic Game Room Additions, Part II

    Time to talk extreme game room makeovers once again!

    As we discussed in Part I, a dream game room is one that would tantalize all the senses. We talked about the sights and textures of an epic game room – mood lightning, comfortable in-the-round seating, and the focal point of your room, the gaming table.

    This time we’re talking about the rest of your senses – taste, scent and sound. Continue Reading

    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • DungeonDiscoveries-FumbledSearches-Loresmyth-RandomCardDeck-Roleplaying A Bloody Ritual

    We’ve been telling you about our new Dungeon Discoveries decks – sets of cards that can provide you with thousands of items to spice up your game session. Let’s show you two ways just one of those items could affect your game. Continue Reading

    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • Take Mapmaking to the Next Dimension

    Our modular mapmaking packs are a quick and easy way to get your adventurers started on the right path, so to speak – they are a great addition to your digital games and you can print them out for a quick in-person session. But with time and effort you can take our maps to the next dimension – the third dimension – as Kim Forsell shows us.

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    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • MapSmyth - Dungeon Map - Free for Personal Use Only Warning! Free d&d map download ahead – *Updated* 18 November 2018

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  • Excelsior, Stan Lee

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    The comics fandom lost an unquestioned legend this week when Stan Lee, cornerstone of the Marvel Universe, passed away Nov. 12 at the age of 95.

    Since comics could be considered a “gateway” to the world of tabletop role-playing, we know his passing would hit hard to many of our gamer friends all over the world.

    Here we present a selection of tributes posted on social media this week. Continue Reading

    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.

  • Epic Game Room Additions, Part 1

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    What would make for a “legendary” game room? It’s got to be a mixture of elements that makes all five senses come to life. Sound, imagery, touch, scents and yes, even your sense of taste must all come together to make for memorable game nights.

    The following are some ideas that could inspire you to do a game-room renovation! Continue Reading

    Chase is a writer and D&D fanatic that turned his first character into the subject of a new book series: Abel Mondragon. Other geeky obsessions include obscure TV history, cooking, painting (walls) and finding an appropriate Simpsons quote for any situation.