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by ToCKeeper
Thu May 09, 2013 2:28 pm
Forum: Freshman Orientation
Topic: How do you make investigation interesting?
Replies: 8
Views: 9251

How do you make investigation interesting?

I am interested specificity in investigation scenes, because I feel I have a pretty good idea on how to run action scenes. Scenes where the players are looking for clues, interviewing witnesses, grilling a suspect, or anything else where the players are gathering information. What do you do to keep ...
by ToCKeeper
Thu May 09, 2013 2:19 pm
Forum: Tales of Mystery and Adventure
Topic: Organize your online Cthulhu games here.
Replies: 24
Views: 34308

Re: Organize your online Cthulhu games here.

It looks like there is enough interest in this project, so let's talk about scheduling a date! Also, no former experience in Trail of Cthulhu is needed, it is simple enough to explain as we go. I'll have pregens made and leave enough unfinished for you guys to customize as you wish. These are my op...
by ToCKeeper
Tue May 07, 2013 6:02 pm
Forum: Tales of Mystery and Adventure
Topic: Organize your online Cthulhu games here.
Replies: 24
Views: 34308

Re: Organize your online Cthulhu games here.

I would like to run a 1-2 session Trail of Cthulhu game based in the Book Hounds of London Setting. We will use Skype to converse and Roll20.net for a dice roller and player handout facilitator. Murph has already expressed an interest in this and I would like to have a 3 party minimum with 4 player...
by ToCKeeper
Sun May 05, 2013 5:25 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: SAN Check Gallery
Replies: 12
Views: 11885

Re: SAN Check Gallery

Howard wrote:Some imagery just takes the points away.Image
This is really creepy...it is even creepier considering there is no explanation so my mind is just left to wander.
by ToCKeeper
Sun May 05, 2013 5:21 pm
Forum: Tales of Mystery and Adventure
Topic: "New To Cthulhu" Game
Replies: 32
Views: 30315

Re: "New To Cthulhu" Game

(TOCKeeper/Ed): how did the Realms of Cthulhu go using Savage Worlds? Unfortunately , only Ed was available so we didn't get a chance to play. Not surprising considering the short notice of the game. I also had a couple of technology glitches using Adobe Connect, so that was a bust. I did run a mee...
by ToCKeeper
Thu May 02, 2013 6:40 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Call of Cthulhu vs Dungeons and Dragons
Replies: 21
Views: 20406

Re: Call of Cthulhu vs Dungeons and Dragons

Before you read this remember that if you have a good group it doesn't matter what game or game system you play. The game will be fun. If you aren't used to combat being the answer to all of a party's problems, get used to it. Encounter levels ensure the party is never in too much danger. Combat is...
by ToCKeeper
Thu May 02, 2013 3:12 pm
Forum: Tales of Mystery and Adventure
Topic: "New To Cthulhu" Game
Replies: 32
Views: 30315

Re: "New To Cthulhu" Game

Great! I threw together a Google Doc survey to see when everyone can play and all that good stuff. Please check it out if you want to play RoC tomorrow.

RoC Google Doc Survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1uJedFj ... w/viewform

-Dan
by ToCKeeper
Wed May 01, 2013 6:28 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Call of Cthulhu vs Dungeons and Dragons
Replies: 21
Views: 20406

Re: Call of Cthulhu vs Dungeons and Dragons

Before you read this remember that if you have a good group it doesn't matter what game or game system you play. The game will be fun. If you aren't used to combat being the answer to all of a party's problems, get used to it. Encounter levels ensure the party is never in too much danger. Combat is ...
by ToCKeeper
Wed May 01, 2013 3:59 pm
Forum: Tales of Mystery and Adventure
Topic: "New To Cthulhu" Game
Replies: 32
Views: 30315

Re: "New To Cthulhu" Game

I don't want to hijack the Friday Newthulhu game, but I am jonesin to play a game this Friday! :shock: Would anyone be interested in a Realms of Cthulhu game this Friday, May 3rd? Realms of Cthulhu is a Savage Worlds setting using the Cthulhu Mythos. Because Realms of Cthulhu uses the Savage Worlds ...
by ToCKeeper
Tue Apr 30, 2013 5:17 pm
Forum: Tales of Mystery and Adventure
Topic: "New To Cthulhu" Game
Replies: 32
Views: 30315

Re: "New To Cthulhu" Game

Nvision wrote:We'll be mucking about in the 1920's, so if you'd like to use the investigators companion, feel free! There are some good occupation ideas, and fun perks that go along with them. Just note what perks (if any) you're using, as one of my players "misplaced" my copy during a move...
Sounds good.