Category Archives: Foundations

Shadowgates – Part 1: Skills

The skill system in FFG’s Star Wars role-playing games are designed for a science fiction universe, but are fairly easily adapted into a modern setting.  The following skills are intended to be used in the Shadowgates chronicle setting.  A brief … Continue reading

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Shadowgates – Introduction

Shadowgates is a series of articles that take the Star Wars Role-playing game made by Fantasy Flight Games and modifies it into a modern urban fantasy setting.  It is a conjunction of the Foundations series, which first showcased the sorcery … Continue reading

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Foundations – Sorcery System

Sorcery & magic is the backbone of most exciting role playing systems.  While it isn’t fitting for the default Star Wars universe, there are several very good re-skins of Edge of the Empire that could benefit from a true system … Continue reading

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Foundations – Introduction

This series of articles will offer detailed new sub-systems that will expand various game systems.  Unlike my Quick & Dirty series of articles, Foundations will include character building, new comprehensive systems, and more complexity.  Some of these systems may be … Continue reading

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Merits & Flaws for Fantasy Flight Games’ Star Wars RPGs

While Fantasy Flight Games’ Star Wars RPGs (Edge of the Empire, Age of Rebellion, and Force and Destiny) are quite comprehensive, character creation can occasionally seem generic from a systems mechanic stand point.  While many options exist to help tailor … Continue reading

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