Familiars Shouldn’t Suck Part 2

Last week, I ranted about sucky familiars. This week I’m going to try to do something about it. And I’ll try best to make this as system neutral as possible. And of course GM’s and players need to do a little discussion about any specifics and do be afraid to use a little imagination. Let … Continue reading Familiars Shouldn’t Suck Part 2

Familiars Shouldn’t Suck

There’s lots of cool things about playing a Magic-User. Unfortunately, one of those is not having a familiar. Let’s face it. Familiars suck. In Old-School games, the risk generally isn’t worth the reward. In newer (Pathfinder/3.x) games, you many get a little boost but once again I think it’s pretty damned lame. Think about. Master … Continue reading Familiars Shouldn’t Suck

So that’s where little demons come from…

Brendan Strejcek made a real cool post a couple of weeks ago about simple corruption for magic-users and I made a comment back then on G+ and well the idea has bounced around in my head and stayed there. So I figured I’d share it here as part of my “Familiars Shouldn’t Suck” rants. I’ve … Continue reading So that’s where little demons come from…