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Welcome to the Orion's Arm Universe Project

Welcome to the Orion's Arm Universe Project | Your source for gaming maps and mapping objects Writing and RPG-Related Generators - EPIC Adventure System Adventures are best presented when they provide a structure within which the game master can direct player action. The Epic Adventure System allows the Game Master to use any existing characters in a role-playing environment Easy Playable Interactive Checklist The Epic Adventure System makes use of the talents of the Game Master to conduct an adventure set against existing or provided background material. Easy: The Epic System can be implemented with a minimum of effort by the Game Master and with absolutely no new playing techniques for the players. Playable: The Epic System is created to be playable. Interactive: The Epic System provides for interactive participation by the Players. Checklist: The Epic System Checklist provides simple record-keeping for all aspects of the situation. Using a stage play metaphor, the Epic Adventure provides a format for role-playing adventures which maximizes the use of available material and maximizes the participation of the game master. X Act 1 Foundations