Necromancers of the Northwest is proud to announce the release of our latest book, Weekly Wonders: Eldritch Items. Currently available at www.paizo.com, www.drivethrurpg.com, and www.d20pfsrd.com, here's what the back of the book has to say:
Occult Weapons and Weird Science
From dread books with ancient secrets, to obscure cult relics and alien technologies that man was not meant to know, the worlds of the eldritch and the strange contain many unique and powerful magic items. This book contains fifteen new magic items with a focus on eldritch, alien, and Lovecraftian themes, including:
And be sure to keep an eye out for next Friday's release, which features a new plant-based corruption and a horrific template for plant creatures.
We're taking a couple weeks off from articles for a little vacation. Be sure to stop by this Friday for our new Weekly Wonders featuring a collection of eldritch and Lovecraftian magic items, and again on Friday 9/30 for a Weekly Wonders featuring a new plant-based corruption, and a terrifying new plant that can corrupt you with it. Normal articles resume Monday, October 3rd, with Mountain Week.
Necromancers of the Northwest is proud to announce the release of our latest book, Weekly Wonders: Rituals of Blood. Currently available at www.paizo.com, www.drivethrurpg.com, and www.d20pfsrd.com, here's what the back of the book has to say:
Unlock the Power In Your Veins
Occult rituals, from Pathfinder Roleplaying Game: Occult Adventures, bring magic to the masses, with lengthy and difficult to perform magical rites which can be performed even by non-spellcasters, but which come with a cost, as well as the risk for terrible backlash to occur for those who meddle in things they do not understand. Unlike traditional spells, only a handful of occult rituals made it into that book however, which begs the question of what other strange and unknowable rituals might be lurking about in obscure tomes lost to history and memory. Tomes like this one.
This book presents a collection of 10 brand new occult rituals for use in your game, all of which are thematically linked to bloodlines, blood effigies, and blood sacrifice. Presented in the guise of a fictitious tome that player characters might stumble across, the book also includes a flavorful introductory section that can be read aloud or handed out to players, and suggestions for how to incorporate the book into your game. The rituals in this book allow players (or nefarious NPCs) to:
And be sure to keep an eye out for next Friday's release, a collection of eldritch and lovecraftian magic items.
We all love a good villain, but what about that villain’s top minion? After all, without a good henchman, a villain is just a bad guy. In case you’re short on ideas for these essential characters, this week’s Top Ten explores ten interesting henchmen.
Who doesn’t love magic weapons on Magic Market? Most likely, those of you who use ranged weapons, as we haven’t made any yet this year. Not to worry, here’s three new magic weapons for those of you who like to keep your distance.
Let’s face it: energy swords are all the rage, and pretty much always will be. From beams of pure fire, to those pulled whole-cloth from within a stone, and made of obsidian or even diamond, to the satisfying strangeness of swords made entirely of air or water, elemental blades are fun. Want to wield one? Check out today’s Best in Class, a kineticist archetype that focuses on making the most of kinetic blades.
Today’s Exotic Encounter is a new template for origami creatures. Although less physically imposing than flesh and blood, these folded paper monsters can make for frightening foes, and will leave players feeling proud of themselves as they punch through the minions like they were made out of paper!