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Top 10 Tricks to Make your Villain Stand Out. Welcome back to the column that breaks down gaming into what’s really important, ten things at a time!

Top 10 Tricks to Make your Villain Stand Out

Any story arc needs a good villain. The best big bads are more than just another devil or vampire or dragon. RPG-SoundMixer - The new PnP RPG Experience. SMARTAPPSFORKIDS.COM. Www.johnnolanfilms.com. Designerscouch #thecritiquenetwork. Bug Out Bag - The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive. Bug Out Bag For someone new to being a Survivalist building your first Bug Out Bag can seem like a big task.

Bug Out Bag - The 7 Types of Gear You Must Have to Survive

Everybody you read about has been tweaking theirs for months or even years and has a pile of gear built up. It’s hard to know where to start, but if you cover all of the basics in a survival situation you will still be much better off that 99% of the people. HTML 5 and CSS 3: The Techniques You'll Soon Be Using. In this tutorial, we are going to build a blog page using next-generation techniques from HTML 5 and CSS 3.

HTML 5 and CSS 3: The Techniques You'll Soon Be Using

The tutorial aims to demonstrate how we will be building websites when the specifications are finalized and the browser vendors have implemented them. If you already know HTML and CSS, it should be easy to follow along. Java and JavaScript Programming, by Richard G Baldwin. If you find the links to any of my tutorials broken, you might try either: Going to Google or Bing and searching the web for pages having the same title, or Going to More articles by Richard G.

Java and JavaScript Programming, by Richard G Baldwin

Baldwin at Developer.com and searching that page for the tutorial by title. The Original Worlds Cheapest Optical Mousepad. Installation Download the World's Cheapest Optical Mousepad below.Print it out.Tape it to your work surface.Place mouse on it.Move mouse around while clicking. Care and Cleaning Don't clean it. Make a new one. It's cheap. Zen and the Art of the Fireball& So it is said that if you know your enemies and know yourself, you can win a hundred battles without a single loss.

Zen and the Art of the Fireball&

If you only know yourself, but not your opponent, you may win or may lose. If you know neither yourself nor your enemy, you will always endanger yourself. - Sun Tzu A party lives and dies by teamwork. Beginning Game Development: Part I - Introduction &124; Coding4Fun... Part I – Introduction Welcome to the first article of an introductory series on game programming using the Microsoft .NET Framework and managed DirectX 9.0.

Beginning Game Development: Part I - Introduction &124; Coding4Fun...

This series as aimed at beginning programmers who are interested in developing a game for their own use with the .NET Framework and DirectX. The goal of this series is to have fun creating a game and learn game development and DirectX along the way. Game programming and DirectX have their own terms and definitions that can be difficult to understand, but after awhile, you’ll crack the code and be able to explore a new world of possibilities.

The Most Important Algorithms (Survey) After a long discussion with some of my RISC colleagues about what the 5 most important algorithms on the world are, we couldn't reach a consensus on this question.

The Most Important Algorithms (Survey)

So I suggested to perform a little survey. The criterion for suggestions was that these algorithms should be widely used. Lets Code ... an MMO! Introduction My name is Michael Goodfellow.

Lets Code ... an MMO!

The first time I touched a computer was probably in 1971, and I immediately wanted to know how to program it. Character Sheets from Dyslexic Studeos. Roleplaying Tips for game masters for all role-playing systems. The Mother Of All Character Questionnaires Use this list of questions to construct or add to your own characrer questionnaire.

Roleplaying Tips for game masters for all role-playing systems

The questions cover different genres and types of details, so feel free to exclude or modify to suit your group. Chaotic Shiny - RPG-Related Generators. The Cube (game) Kokology is the study of kokoro (Japanese: 心) which in the aforementioned language means "mind" or "spirit".

The Cube (game)

The series of Kokology books were created by Tadahiko Nagao and Isamu Saito,[1] a professor at Rissho and Waseda Universities in Japan and an author of a number of bestselling books regarding psychology and relationships. The television Series ran on Saturdays it was only aired in one city broadcast time 22:00 to 22:54 (54 minutes) Riddles. Design your own hell! Slack n Hash- Name Generators.

After much deliberation… goodbye. Sort of. For now. The Uncertain Areas: Shadowrun Characterization Generator. 4880.jpg from freeinfosociety.com. The rpg-project. Fontennium - Magic Fonts. Random Dungeon Generator Launcher - v 0.1.12 beta. 0.1.12 Beta- Added the beginings of the adventure seed system (still not functional).- Added 40 new room descriptions, mostly for the two smallest room sizes.- Added wandering monster chart generator.- Added wandering monster generator on/off toggle.- Added "dungeon features" text to the intro area.- Added a very simple adventure hook generator that can generate up to 5 hooks (appears after the adventure text).- Added on/off toggle for Intro Text (including features)- Added on/off toggle for Dungeon features (only)- Added on/off toggle for the Trap Summary.- Added a adventure hook selector so that you can select to generate from 0 to 5 adventure hooks.

Characters with Character: Random Personality Generator. If you're enjoying the content here, check out our new site, Thoughtcrime Games. Thanks for visiting! If you're new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Codpiece of Attention (3.5e Equipment) Why hello there, old chap. The tip of this strangely shaped codpiece is elaborately decorated with the weathered idiosyncracies of an imperious, moustached man of older years.

The face is said to be the remaining visual effigy of the wizard eccentric who invented it. The codpiece of attention may be worn over any clothing. Topless Robot - Ever Wonder What a Gelatinous Cube Sounds Like? Www.onemonk.com from onemonk.com. 5 NPCs That Won't Put Your Players to Sleep. Fifty More Adventure Ideas (for Dungeons and Dragons&) - Writers Corner:... A collection of resources for pen and paper RPGs. MonteCook.com. Crooked staff productions roleplaying aids. Last Night on Earth: The Zombie Game. World Builder Projects. Dysons Random Morph Map. The Free RPG Compendium. 1000 Blank White Cards - 1000 Blank White Cards. How to Flesh out a Country or Region in Your Fantasy RPG World. RPG Host: Role-Playing games, Archives, Programs, Maps, Adventures, contests, hosting, and more! The 100 Most Important Things To Know About Your Character (revised)

The Virtual Tabletop for Pen & Paper Roleplaying Games. Paranoia: Whats it all about?