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Author Topic: Any tips on running Pendragon?  (Read 967 times)

Altheus

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Re: Any tips on running Pendragon?
« Reply #15 on: May 07, 2022, 10:00:05 AM »
Ignore the rule about characters fumbling their passion roll going mad and running in to the woods. Instead just set a couple of their traits to 18 based on the thing that they were trying to be passionate about.

Trond

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Re: Any tips on running Pendragon?
« Reply #16 on: May 11, 2022, 02:30:44 PM »
I suspect that I'll probably simplify the rules a bit here and there, but I haven't really decided yet.

I'm looking into some of the old Pendragon campaign suggestions now (1st ed and 4th). Lots of good info here, but the start of the campaign does seem a bit dull (getting to know your area and jousting a bit, perhaps hunt down some bandits that aren't really fleshed out). It may be a good way to start developing your skills etc., but in my experience, you need something a bit spicier early on so that the players don't lose interest and think of it as "that boring game" later. I'll give it some thought.