S! F! R! – “Fire on the Feral Savanna”

Background info for a (supposed) one-shot I'll be running on Google+/Roll20. You are wanders: Barbaric, Pantless Atlanteans questing to attain the title of Gloryseeker; a Rogue Termitoid Hive Mind out to find and expand itself; and (possibly) a Giant Sexy Cave Amazon thief on her way home. For the evening, you have joined the Barbaric, …

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Barbaric, Pantless Atlantean Village Generator (preview)

Nothing quite encourages the sort of bottom-up development of a campaign setting over the course of play like a well-constructed random table. In the days before I discovered the OSR blogosphere, the extent of my table use was the occasional poorly developed random encounter table which I often forgot to use. Fortunately, those days are …

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Welcome to the Forlorn Plateau: History & Myth, Part One

What follows is the first post regarding the history and overview of the Forlorn Plateau, the continent-sized sandbox where most Spear! Fang! Raygun! stories take place (we'll get to the Omniverse in a later post). In no way will this be a complete and/or final rundown of the Forlorn Plateau but is intended to give anyone interested …

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Barbaric, Pantless Sons of the Giant Sexy Cave Amazons (A Race for Spear! Fang! Raygun!)

BARBARIC, PANTLESS SONS OF THE GIANT SEXY CAVE AMAZONS (The rules included herein are intended for use with the Astonishing Swordsmen & Sorcerers of Hyperborea rules, but they could easily be adapted to any OSR-style retroclone or original.) Among the Barbaric, Pantless Atlanteans of the Gigantic Mirth tribe, the following rite is performed: In order to be …

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Luck Rules for Spear! Fang! Raygun!

Luck In addition to the ability scores in Astonishing Swords & Sorcerers of Hyperborea, Spear! Fang! Raygun! usses a Luck score with rules inspired by Dungeon Crawl Classics but adapted to the AS&SH rules. The following Luck Table determines the Luck score’s effect according to the roll. Luck  Score Bonus Luck Points Critical Hit Threat Range Test …

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Red Pygmy Tyrannosaurs (Low-level Antagonists for Spear! Fang! Raygun!)

Red Pygmy Tyrannosaur Aggressive, semi-intelligent 7’ tall pack carnivores # Encountered 3d4 Alignment Neutral Size M Movement 30 Dexterity 8 Intelligence 6 Armor Class 6 Hit Dice 2+2 Fighting Ability 2 Attack Rate 1/1 (bite; or weapon) Damage 2d8 (bite); see below for weapon Saving Throw 16 Morale 8 Experience Points 65 Treasure None Of …

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Goolaag (Octopoid Slavers in Spear! Fang! Raygun!)

Goolaag octopoid slavers of the Underplateau # Encountered 2d3 (6d6) Alignment Lawful Evil Size M Movement 20 Dexterity 15 Intelligence 11 Armor Class 6 (or armor) Hit Dice 2 Fighting Ability 2 Attack Rate 4/1 Damage by weapon Saving Throw 14 Morale 7 Experience Points 124 Treasure I A race of amphibious cephalopods from the …

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