Tagged: Microlite78

Second Edition of Microlite78 First Edition Lite Now Available

Interested in the First Edition of the world’s most popular tabletop fantasy roleplaying game, but put off by its seemingly random mechanics and design elements? Interested in trying some of the best known First Edition adventures with old school play but want to use the “better designed” D20-style mechanics you already know. The...

Labor Day sale (40% Off) and September RetroRoleplaying.com Project News

Labor Day Sale — 40% Off Celebrate Labor day with 40% off all RetroRoleplaying.com games, including BX Advanced, Microlite81 Expanded Edition, and Microlite74 Ultimate Edition. This sale ends sometime on September 4th. * BX Advanced $9.95 — Sale Price: $5.97 * Dungeon Delving Undying Light Edition $3.99 — Sale Price: $2.39 * Microlite20...

A Second Edition of Microlite78 First Edition Lite?

Microlite78 fan Robert has been at it again. While he was happy to see the digest/ebook version of Microlite78 First Edition Lite, he pointed out that i could do a version much closer to 1e now that I have more than the Microlite74 material to work with. He’s right. The original mandate for...

Microlite78 First Edition Lite Digest/Ebook Version Released

I’ve had several requests (including a number of requests from 1 person ::waves to Robert::) for a digest/ebook version of Microlite78 First Edition Lite. I’ve finally had time to reformat Microlite78 into a single column digest-sized pdf (and produce .epub and .mobi ebook versions), so a digest/ebook version is now available. The digest-sized...

Become a Patreon: Support Old School Microlite74/75/78/81 Games

Become a Patreon: Support Old School Microlite74/75/78/81 Games

Support Microlite74/75/78/81 Games on Patreon I now have a Patreon account set up for those who would like to support my old school Microlite games with a monthly donation. Various levels of support get various perks: Donate at least US$1 a month and you will get access to alpha versions of free/”pay what...

A Microlite7x/81 Games Patreon Account?

A Microlite7x/81 Games Patreon Account?

A couple of my friends have suggested (very strongly suggested in one case) that I set up a Patreon account for my ongoing Microlite7x/81/etc. game design work instead of ongoing donation drives. After looking into Patreon, I am willing to consider giving this a try. I would release 3-5 updates to the games...

Initiative, Healing, and Fairness in Old School D&D

Initiative, Healing, and Fairness in Old School D&D

I received a complaint about group initiative in my games and in old school style games in general, I suppose. The complaint when like this: when you roll initiative every round it’s possible the monsters will get two rounds of attacks in a row before the PCs can take a turn. This is...

Should I Move the Microlite74/78/81 Forum to a Google+ Community?

Should I Move the Microlite74/78/81 Forum to a Google+ Community?

Microlite74 has a forum. You may not know this because it has not been very active the past couple of years. I’ve received several suggestions that I should just move it to a Google+ community — from people who would prefer it to be a Google community, of course. While I hate to...