Regardless of their final outcome, the byzantine procedures of Sippar’s judicial system commonly allow for a three-day respite between the trial and the execution of the verdict. This gives honorable folk a chance to settle their disputes, gather more evidence to support a losing case or make appeals, but it also offers the possibility to […]Read more "Finding work in Sippar: court cases"
The white marsh is a great waste of caustic sludge. From a distance it looks like a wintery swamp, but it is arid and hot instead of wet and cold. In the summer months, the rapid evaporation causes the pale mire to coagulate into an ice-like crust of saline crystals, thick enough to carry the […]Read more "Across the White Marsh"
Sin is the god of the moon, of change, madness and navigation. Alone among the Anunnaki to wander freely in the realms of both the living and the dead, Sin is worshiped by lotus eaters and oracles, by sailors, herders and pregnant women, and anyone else who sets out on uncertain endeavors in the hope […]Read more "Covenant of the Waxing Moon"
Sweden’s oldest gaming fanzine Mjölnir is back with a seventh issue after a hiatus of some 20-odd years. The zine contains 44 pages of high-quality content and we’ve joined in with 1d6 encounters, most of which can be expanded into adventures in their own right. We highly recommend you download a free copy of the […]Read more "Blood & Bronze in Mjölnir fanzine"
The Wailing Hills of Gána-Ga These hills are generally safe to travel, busy with trade and teeming with life, for Nippur—the religious center and home to Enlil, the god of fertility and growth—lies here. Criss-crossed by roads. As long as the adventurers follow one of the many roads crisscrossing the hills, no Vigor test is […]Read more "Wilderness zone: The Wailing Hills"
Here are 30 assorted NPCs, beasts and monsters that you can slot right into your game or use as blueprints for designing your own. To quickly generate an encounter, roll 1D30 and consult the table below. You can also roll 1D10 to get a common beast, 1D12+10 to generate a human or 1D8 and count […]Read more "D30 NPCs"
The land rises here, forming a barren high plateau. The torrential rains of earlier epochs have washed away most of the soil, so the vegetation consists mainly of thistles, low bushes and yellow grass that grow in the occasional fertile spot, clinging to gravel and stones for shelter against the merciless evening breeze that seeks […]Read more "Wilderness Zone: the Aralli Plateau"