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by Ace of Swords
Fri Nov 26, 2010 7:20 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Zombies on your lawn!
Replies: 2
Views: 431

Zombies on your lawn!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0N1_0SUGlDQ&NR=1

pop cap game , the free version is pretty fun.

i am addicted to this song!
by Ace of Swords
Thu Nov 18, 2010 11:57 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Npc personality
Replies: 0
Views: 728

Npc personality

<t>NPC personalities, three stats to guide npc actions.<br/> <br/> This is fashioned after taking a human relations class this past semester.<br/> <br/> Personalities are measured on a 1 to 10 scale. <br/> <br/> 1 is low, 10 is high.<br/> <br/> Sociability on the X axis<br/> <br/> Dominance on the Y...
by Ace of Swords
Sun Nov 14, 2010 8:14 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Castle Keeper's Tool Progress and Issues
Replies: 21
Views: 1333

I know you want to get it fully functional, but a small short cut of just having the spell names entered would be a huge upgrade.
by Ace of Swords
Sat Nov 13, 2010 5:04 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Castle Keeper's Tool Progress and Issues
Replies: 21
Views: 1333

figured it out, browser wasnt updated with flash.
by Ace of Swords
Fri Nov 12, 2010 3:57 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Castle Keeper's Tool Progress and Issues
Replies: 21
Views: 1333

<r>Sorry to zombie this...<br/> <br/> I just got a computer for my game area and tried to use the tool... i get a great pic but no buttons are pressable .. it doesnt seem to be working.<br/> <URL url="http://www.altobanor.com/CastleKeeper20.html">http://www.altobanor.com/CastleKeeper20.html</URL><br...
by Ace of Swords
Wed Nov 03, 2010 8:37 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hacklopedia of Beasts looking real good...
Replies: 14
Views: 921

Most of it i can figure out what it means.

But i would still need to convert it before i could use it in a game.
by Ace of Swords
Tue Nov 02, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Hacklopedia of Beasts looking real good...
Replies: 14
Views: 921

<t>Gonna disagree with you Tree.<br/> <br/> The gobbldey g**k of a stat block looks like a mess.<br/> <br/> The new HM is a completely new game, no longer based on old D&D.<br/> <br/> I use the old version of HM Hacklopedias because they are esentialy a clone of 1/2E AD&D.<br/> <br/> This ne...
by Ace of Swords
Fri Oct 29, 2010 1:53 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Has anyone converted AD&D 1e modules?
Replies: 15
Views: 1244

i recently ran g1-3 d1-3 and queen of the demon web pits.

All converted on fly except the spell casters/main villians i hand wrote them up before each module.
by Ace of Swords
Thu Oct 28, 2010 2:09 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Bad omens
Replies: 7
Views: 1003

eventualy it should be expanded to 100 entries, i just add like a 10 more everytime i think about it. got up 30 and figured i would share it.

Got the idea from an old gamma world screen. it had some omens like 5-7 or so.
by Ace of Swords
Wed Oct 27, 2010 7:41 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Bad omens
Replies: 7
Views: 1003

Bad omens

<t>Occasionaly you roll an encounterand it seems innapropriate...<br/> <br/> Roll an omen instead!<br/> <br/> Use roll a d30 or a d6 +d10<br/> <br/> 1,2 equals a 1-10 number<br/> <br/> 3,4 equals a 11-20 number<br/> <br/> 5,6 equals a 21-30 number<br/> Omens and Occurrences<br/> <br/> 1 Single coin ...
by Ace of Swords
Wed Oct 27, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: TLG 8015 Castle Keepers Guide
Replies: 558
Views: 145916

Can we come up and have a look at it?
by Ace of Swords
Fri Oct 08, 2010 1:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: If you mess with the stat line is it just not D&D anymor
Replies: 4
Views: 1075

I have a half finished npc personality table based on simular x y axis with some minor added info.

Will post it asap.
by Ace of Swords
Fri Oct 08, 2010 1:44 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Can the 3rd printing of C&C PHB still be found anywhere?
Replies: 5
Views: 997

My Flgs has 2 copies and half price books has them on occasion.

So they are deffinatly out there.

Heck i own 4 3rd prints.
by Ace of Swords
Wed Oct 06, 2010 7:57 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: xmas toy
Replies: 2
Views: 820

Have you seen kids play with toys like these?

They are excited as all get out for 5 mins then it gets old.

No room for imagination.

The old classics still entertain the best.

Legos

Barbies

Lincoln logs

etc....
by Ace of Swords
Tue Sep 28, 2010 2:02 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Dungeonographer...
Replies: 3
Views: 948

I can add this one
http://www.dizzydragon.net/adventuregenerator/home

Just scroll down the page to the dungeon generator.
by Ace of Swords
Wed Sep 22, 2010 10:55 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: House Rules-Old School and New
Replies: 4
Views: 695

I firmly believe in rolling for HPs at 1st level.

With 4d6-L for stats most have con bonuses, and i give every player 1 muligan a night.

This has worked for my games over a year a now.
by Ace of Swords
Fri Sep 10, 2010 12:05 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: What would you most want to see changed in a C&C 2nd ed?
Replies: 34
Views: 1623

Treeborne's house rules word count 7067.
by Ace of Swords
Fri Sep 10, 2010 11:56 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Show me your methods of determining challenge class
Replies: 11
Views: 934

<t>- pushing against a door while someone else is pushing against you from the other side. <br/> <br/> I would have each person make a STR siege check with the higher score winning.<br/> <br/> - scurrying up a tree on a rainy day while being chased by orcs. <br/> <br/> Once again opposed stat check,...
by Ace of Swords
Sun Sep 05, 2010 3:15 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Product support
Replies: 7
Views: 577

Yeah printer is a have, thats why i wanted a online sheet. so i can print 'em as i need 'em.
by Ace of Swords
Sat Sep 04, 2010 2:35 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Product support
Replies: 7
Views: 577

i dont have a scanner
by Ace of Swords
Thu Sep 02, 2010 7:40 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Product support
Replies: 7
Views: 577

Product support

A printable unit sheet for use with Fields of Battle would be a great resource.
by Ace of Swords
Wed Sep 01, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Scout Class
Replies: 6
Views: 283

<t>I like the intent alot. <br/> <br/> I think it makes rogues obsolete, and infringes on rangers too.<br/> <br/> Seems like a ranger+rogue hybird = best of both.<br/> <br/> I am not sure why i think its too much, cant put my finger on it exactly.<br/> <br/> ...<br/> <br/> I think i would adjust HD ...
by Ace of Swords
Wed Sep 01, 2010 9:09 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Boxed text or no...
Replies: 16
Views: 1646

<t>Boxed text is someone else's prose and i dont speak like that.<br/> <br/> A short list of room contents, what is visable and then further detailing is all i need. <br/> <br/> Published stuff is too full of fluffed up flavor text that rings hollow when read. Every player worth thier salt can tell ...
by Ace of Swords
Wed Sep 01, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Has anyone ever refereed a game old school style?
Replies: 16
Views: 1168

<t>My game group has waxed and waned over the years.<br/> <br/> Currently 7 brave souls belly up to my table each saturday eve.<br/> <br/> Largest ammount of players at one time... i think 16 might have been up to 18. but i doubt it was over 16.<br/> <br/> I run my own mega dungeon, the Core. Its ca...
by Ace of Swords
Fri Aug 27, 2010 10:11 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Player spells
Replies: 2
Views: 174

Player spells

<t>Druid character in my game came to me with this as a potential spell<br/> <br/> Level 5 druid<br/> <br/> CT 1 R see below D permanent<br/> <br/> SV none SR none Comp V,S<br/> <br/> The caster forges a telepathic bond and the ability to use the senses of a single creature. Only creatures that have...
by Ace of Swords
Fri Aug 27, 2010 9:53 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Commonly used house rules
Replies: 9
Views: 664

<t>My current house rules<br/> <br/> Stat generation, 4d6 drop lowest 6 times arrange to suit.<br/> <br/> Golden Rule: No one is allowed to kill anyone elses PC ever. Only the CK is allowed to kill PC's. Heros and team players only. (Loners and anti social types better retire them now)(Antihero mayb...
by Ace of Swords
Thu Aug 26, 2010 11:24 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Banner Ads
Replies: 17
Views: 1555

The ads have been most annoying as of late.

Bait and switch

Loud talking

"free gifts"
by Ace of Swords
Thu Aug 26, 2010 11:17 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: When a D&D/C&C character dies, is he really gone?
Replies: 15
Views: 1152

<t>When a character dies in my game i use a magic marker to boldly write dead on it. The former party member is stripped of goods and after in game burrial or what ever the sheet gos into the "Dead Cart". The dead cart has all the those chars that died in game with me running. <br/> <br/> I used to ...