Tagged: character optimization

Advantages and Disadvantages in Microlite75?

Advantages and Disadvantages in Microlite75?

The last session of my Wilderlands campaign was more a a design session than a game. As it was Mother’s Day weekend, two of the seven players could not make the game. This was not a disaster because we had agreed over the week to convert the campaign from OD&D to Microlite75 so...

How Much Character Design Crunch is Too Much?

How Much Character Design Crunch is Too Much?

One of the main features of modern versions of D&D seem to be complex character builds that delight min-maxers and lead to players who do not optimize their characters being looked down on in some player groups. Old school D&D manages to avoid this problem for the most part by having very simple...