The Quest – Questions of the Gods

Today we’re going to tackle the Questions of the Gods. Last week I set up the top-level categories for the first part of the Quest: Initiation. Initiation is the first phase of questions for the Quest and I broke it into three possible choices for where the...

Quests: The Initiation

Last week I broke down how the question tables will be set up for an Iron Edda game based around a quest as the center point, rather than a holdfast. This week I’m going to get into the top-level questions for one of the categories so you can see the thinking...

THORSDAY – Quest Categories

I’ve been talking recently about setting up a new table of setting generation questions for Iron Edda, using a Quest as the central binding element, rather than a holdfast. The last post in this series looked at the distribution probabilities in Fate dice to...

WODANSDAY – Rune Casting with Iron Edda

This week’s a bit of a digression, as the Origins Game Fair starts today. It’s going to be a busy week, so I wanted to get this post up before I ran out of time. Also, there’s a special thing I’m going to do at Origins involving this post, so...

THORSDAY – Leif Greenstrider

I’m working on the next post in the series I’m doing on making a quest generation table, rather than a holdfast generation table and it’s proving to be enough work that I’m going to need extra time get it done properly. In the meantime, I...

THORSDAY – Setting up Iron Edda Questions

Last THORSDAY, we continued looking at using a quest as the basis for the questions that players answer at the beginning of a session of Iron Edda. As has become custom, I’ve had not as much time as I thought I would, and have realized the topic is deeper than I...