Yesterday we started the process of describing a prisoner from the Wild West (see it here). We gained some details using the process in Insta-NPCs #5: Prisoners and Escapees but left it in an incomplete… Read More »Infini-Troupe 19-FEB-2015 – A Trip to the West, Part 2
If it’s something I’ve noticed about fiction, prisoners don’t like to stay locked up for long. I’m watching The Flash and Gotham and waiting for all those ne’er-do-wells to escape from their various cells. And… Read More »Infini-Troupe 18-FEB-2015 – A Trip to the West
Last week we created the villainess Umani out in the grassy sea with a watchful eye on the Kingdom of the Dead. And we even went so far as to create a few minions for… Read More »Infini-Troupe, 17-FEB-2015 – Minion Matters
Yesterday we focused on developing a villain for the world of Phaedrus using Insta-NPCs #3: Scum and Villainy, Inc.. We got as far as working through the worksheet and deciding on a few broad concepts… Read More »Infini-Troupe, 13-FEB-2015 – A villain awakes!
This has been a fun series of articles to write so far, but I had some feedback from another designer who suggested I needed to slow it down and focus more on a single product… Read More »Infini-Troupe, 12-FEB-2015 – A villain emerges
It seems these little explorations into the darkness of my muse are more than just characters, but characters and little bits of story as well. I like it! Today we have… Today’s Recipe: Mix and… Read More »Infini-Troupe, 11-FEB-2015 – An Awkward Dinner Party
Continuing the new effort I started yesterday, I thought I’d toss out another member of the infinite troupe of characters… Today’s Recipe: Mix and match from both Insta-NPCs #1: Motivation, Attitude, and Appearance and Little… Read More »Infini-Troupe, 10-FEB-2015 – The Haunting of Krieg House
Lately I’ve been working on a new Insta-NPCs product about bandits and have been using it to inspire some writing. Though these aren’t your traditional bandits, the brothers cause a certain amount of philosophical trouble… Read More »Game Fodder: The Brothers of Rasil