Tag Archives: Critical

Dueling Rules for Into the Odd – The Scones Alone

New Post from The Scones Alone In a recent campaign log, I mentioned that I was unhappy with the Into the Odd dueling rules that I made up mid-game. The always awesome Anne @ DIY & Dragons left a comment helpfully pointing me towards a set of OSR dueling rules by the excitingly excellent Emmy Allen @ […]

"Into the Odd" is "Left 4 Dead" – The Scones Alone

New Post from The Scones Alone There was a discussion today on the Into the Odd Discord about how to describe “generic” Critical Damage and recovery. What do you tell players happened to their characters when they fail a STR save? What exactly do their allies do to get them back on their feet?My response […]

Use Critical Damage to make your critters memorable – The Scones Alone

New Post from The Scones Alone Earlier today, I answered a similar, Into the Odd related question asked on both G+ and /r/osr. The question was, basically, how to go about converting old school, B/X style creatures to ItO. My answer echoed earlier advice I’d heard from Chris McDowall — don’t sweat the numbers. Make your […]