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. The questions cover different genres and types of details, so feel free to exclude or modify to suit your group. Questions are divided into broad categories. And similar questions and bunched into groups within their category. For brevity, I cut out most follow-up explanation type questions, such as "Why", "how come", and so on.
Oscar Winner William Monahan On How To Write Unforgettable Dialogue "I don’t want to be a product of my environment. I want my environment to be a product of me." —Frank Costello (played by Jack Nicholson), The Departed Exclusives We are pleased to announce the winners from the recent nationwide search for the most distinctive rendition of fan favorite characters from the popular CGI animated series ReBoot. Each winner will also be awarded with a complimentary complete series collectors DVD box set due out next year. Brendan McCarthy, along with Rainmaker Entertainment & Shout! Factory, have selected 5 entries deemed as the most distinctive to be showcased in the first edition booklet accompanying ReBoot: The Definitive Mainframe Edition Complete Series Collectors DVD box set. Winners If you haven't done so already, it's time to pop open the epic webcomic that was the first new material created as part of the relaunch.
22 Strange Animals You Probably Didn’t Know Exist Most of us don’t grasp the variety of animals species that inhabit the Earth today, and some even get surprised as they find out there’s an animal they haven’t heard of before. But seriously now – out of 1,367,555 identified non-insect animal species that live on Earth today, how do you expect to know every single one of them? To put it into perspective, take into account that this number represents only 1% of all animal species that ever lived! Greatest Horror Movies Ever Made: Part 6: Best (Italian) Giallo Films The term “giallo” initially refers to cheap yellow paperbacks, that were distributed in post-fascist Italy. For Italian audiences, the term is used to refer to any kind of thriller, regardless of where it was made. For English-speaking audiences, the term has over time come to refer to a very specific type of Italian-produced thriller that takes advantage of modern cinematic techniques to create a unique genre which unapologetically explores violence, sexual content, and taboo exploration.
Series: Friends, Foes & Followers « : Lýthia.com January 15, 2008 Friends, Foes & Followers is a GM resource that uses a common format for presenting 2 pages of information about a character. The characters can be used in any way the GM sees fit; as NPC opponents, helpers or even emergency PCs for that unexpected player, making these resources no GM should be without. Illustrated by Richard Luschek, the file contains the following characters: a brigand leader,a huntsman,a Kath tribal shaman,a labourer,a Laranian priest,a thief,a litigant (yes, the two are different),a manservant,a harper,a physician,an outcast Ymodi warrior, anda village idiot (everyone’s favourite) Story Skills for Animation 3 Previous Tutorial: Story Skills for Animation 2 The story so far; Historically storyboarding is the way to take animated projects forward and it may also be the best. Putting drawings on the wall, narrating them to others and feeling how your film takes shape by actually performing it is a very powerful tool for this very visual medium. But this is a world where the people who may give you money need things they can read on the train, so it’s not very practical handing them a wall.
Series 6 Episode 17 – The Monster Isolation Scene: (After a “previously on” sequence) A coffee shop Raj: So then I went to Cambridge, which was wonderful not only because it’s a good school but because it totally looks like Hogwarts. That’s where I fell in love with astronomy, and now I’m an astrophysicist at Caltech, so I guess you could say, uh, Raj is my name and stars are my game. And rhyming is also my game. So, uh, two games.
'The Rescuers' Topless Scene Claim: The photographic image of a topless woman appears in the background of a scene in The Rescuers. Origins: On 8 January 1999, Disney announced a recall of the home video version of their 1977 animated feature The Rescuers because it contained an "objectionable background image." That image was one which appeared in a scene approximately into the film: as rodent heroes Bianca and Bernard fly through the city in a sardine box strapped to the back of Orville, proprietor of Albatross Air Charter Service, the photographic image of a topless woman can be seen at the window of a building in the background in two different non-consecutive frames, first in the bottom left corner, then at the top center portion of the frame: Unlike most rumors of risqué words and visuals hidden in Disney's animated films, this one was clearly true, and the images in question were undeniably purposely inserted into the movie. home video release because that version "was made from a different print."
The List Thus Far – 366 Weird Movies Here is an alphabetical listing of all the movies (so far) that have been certified as among the 366 weirdest ever made, along with links to films reviewed in capsule form only. Our short film reviews have been moved to this page: Shorts. (Note that the numbers that appear beside the original entries don’t indicate any sort of rank, but refer solely to order of publication).
Character Lifepath (3.5e Variant Rule) A Character Lifepath is not a new or revolutionary idea in the RPG circles. In fact, I do believe most of us over at EN World were pretty stumped when we couldn't readily find a D&D themed lifepath table. This entry looks to build one. And if you are reading this wondering what a Lifepath is - it is simply a progression of tables, each with an assortment of events, items, attitudes and other character defining items, that one randomly rolls on to come up with a varied and fun sketch of a character's life prior to the beginning of the game. A player can then flesh this out to have a fully functioning character background.