Three Potions of Yore

When I think of potions, I think of the many “cure light wounds” potions my characters have quaffed over the last 25 years. More than I can count. Bumps and bruises? Potion. Broken bones? Potion. Death? Well, that’s a different potion. But recently I’ve wondered about the origins of some of those potions. So I…

Fluid Philosophies of Magic

Obviously I’m stuck on this in some weird way, so I figured it was time to just write it out and figure out how various disciplines of magic create potions. This may be┬áMazes & Perils specific but more likely it’s just my own view on this – so take it for what it’s worth. There…

Strange Alchemy: Creating potions and scrolls

In the Mazes & Perils books, we offer a list of various potions and scrolls your characters may find on their many adventures. But we don’t really talk about how those potions or scrolls get created… In the old Moebius Adventures system we were skills-based and a character could practice more than one type of…

Game Fodder: 10 Things You Might Find at the Alchemist’s

Whether you head to the alchemist for a headache cure, plant food, or Cure Light Wounds, odds are that you’ll find yourself in one of their shops from time to time. As a wizard you may need a spell component. As your garden variety adventurer you may be looking for work and need to gather…

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