In my last few posts I’ve been creating the little hamlet of Halewater – a hometown for a hypothetical fantasy PC. I’ve determined that the poorest areas in town have a lot of internal conflict, and today I’d like to find out what this conflict is about. I’m going to do this by creating the… Continue reading Creating Halewater IV: Poor Folk
In my last few posts I’ve been creating the little hamlet of Halewater – a hometown for a hypothetical fantasy PC. So far, I know that one of the key conflicts in town is the conflict between the Miller, who represents the King’s interests, and the Five Families, who are the wealthiest local people. To… Continue reading Creating Halewater III: The Kingsreeve and the Five Families
In my last post I created the small hamlet of Halewater. Over the next few posts I’m going to create some of the key NPCs. But which NPCs to create first? To decide, let’s review what we know about Halewater so far. Potential Adventure Hooks Halewater already has a few good adventure hooks. Let’s list… Continue reading Creating Halewater II: Which NPCs?
Today I had an urge to create a small hamlet. Lucky for me… (cue shameless self-congratulations)… I have a Fantasy Town Creation System! What are my goals here? Well, my only real goal here is to create a little hamlet that would make a good home town for a classic PC. (What do I mean… Continue reading Creating Halewater
Hello world! It’s been a very long time since I posted anything here, but a kind reader just asked me an interesting question, and I thought it would be a good subject for a post. So here I am. Ash was making some towns using the fantasy town creation system, and after saying some very… Continue reading Fantasy Town Creation: Keeping your town on-Theme
Today I’m going to create a town, to help prepare for the next session of my new Dungeon Fantasy campaign. Here’s the relevant portion of the world map, with a big fat red arrow pointing to the town in question. As you can see, this town is located right at the end of Greygrim cove.… Continue reading Creating Greygrim
So on Friday my new GURPS group is starting their (highly provisional) Dungeon Fantasy campaign. I’m setting their adventure’s in Temian’s world – specifically in Frith, a.k.a “The Sheltered City”. As part of my pre-game prep, I thought I’d use my Fantasy Town Creation System to find out what Frith is really like. Who knows,… Continue reading Creating Frith, the Sheltered City