Design by Question

Weird Pirates is the working title for a Powered by the Apocalypse game system I am currently developing. If you are unfamiliar with PbtA games and the general terms used to describe them, I recommend checking out Simple World as a primer. While the terms used in this article are specific to PbtA games, this design…

Weird Pirates

I learned about Dungeon World, as I assume many do, by listening to the Friends at the Table podcast, specifically the Hieron seasons. This was so different than D&D, the only other system I had played until then. This involved cooperative storytelling between GM and players. This had mixed successes and a focus on narration…