Monday, January 20, 2020

Random Tables from Twitter: Part 2

The sequel to part 1.

d10 Dread Staves

(via @lithyscape)
  1. Hawthorn with a skull on top.
  2. Thin obsidian dowel.
  3. Petrified wood nymph.
  4. Dragonbone double helix.
  5. Elm with a hand of glory.
  6. Quicksilver needle.
  7. Hunchbacked spine.
  8. Pitchfork with a bloody history.
  9. Rusted drill shaft.
  10. A coiled diamond 

d10 Methods For Getting Out of Funks

(via @will_brunn)
  1. Exercise.
  2. Changing routine.
  3. Spending time with friends.
  4. Meditation.
  5. Getting more sleep.
  6. Playing with animals.
  7. Listening to new music.
  8. Have a good cathartic cry.
  9. Medication.
  10. Positive existentialism. 

d10 Ynnian Pathways

(via @macpheed)
  1. March of the Ladybugs - A red-and black carpet of beetles forms a roadway under your feet.
  2. Bramble Tunnel - The thorns tear at your clothing and skin. Take 1 Flesh damage.
  3. Topiary Road - Winding gravel lined with beautifully-cut images of your friends and family.
  4. Around-the-Vast-Oak - Walk around the trunk counter-clockwise, and you'll end up where you're going.
  5. The Garden Gate - An iron gate set in an ivy-choked brick wall.
  6. The Snake - A big old snake head. Walk into its mouth, its throat becomes
  7. The Deluge - Black, pregnant storm clouds burst open, washing players away to the next region.
  8. The Meadow - A wide field of grass and pale flowers under a bright midmorning sun
  9. Pond of the Sword-Naiad - A wooden bridge over a placid green pond. It's inhabitant has a 50% chance of chucking a magical sword at someone in the party.
  10. A Dirt Trail in a Darkened Wood - Nothing unusual but the shadows of your own head.

 d10 Art styles for Underworld Gangs

(via @cherok_a4)
  1. Lascaux cave paintings
  2. Hellenist amphora paintings
  3. Dogū figures
  4. Art deco
  5. Ukio-E
  6. Impressionist
  7. Brutalist
  8. Classical Egyptian
  9. Gothic stained glass
  10. Outsider art


  1. The remaining ones are all very EE themed, so stay tuned for those.

  2. 'Petrified wood nymph'?

    That's not a stave, that's a mannequin.

  3. Dennis the Peasant, on the Pond of the Sword-Naiad:
    "Listen, strange women lying in ponds distributing swords is no basis for a system of government. You can't expect to wield supreme executive power just because some watery tart threw a sword at you!"

  4. I especially like 'Ynnian Pathways'. More Ynn is always nice.