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I don't mean some kind of demon or some voracious animal.
I mean a race made of meat and bone that lives on Earth (or maybe the sea) that reproduces through sexual intercourse, eats, breathes, grows old, dies, etc. A race that walk and talk, read and write, think of the future and at least feign an understanding of human morality.
Is it at all believable for every member of such a race to be evil?
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>>77761194
Just use any mention of Jews as further evidence of their insanity. Without that, they have no real argument since their entire worldview depends on Jews..
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>>77748672
Sharks are evil, those cleaning fish are good, school fish are lawful.
Alignment does appear naturally, so you could imagine a whole culture or race that's selfish and dog-eat-dog
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If you put an evil race in your setting, you are responsible for the evil they do.
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>>77748672
Honestly not really. In reality, all we really have to work with for an actual basis are humans. A small group may be "evil" (where evil can be defined as acting out against social and biological norms to injure a fellow member out of some sort of gain on a regular enough basis to cause disruption) as a whole, but the majority of people tend to be decent and even good. More and more evidence is presenting that humans did not just wipe out other demi-humans by warring with them, we mated with them.
So realistically, most other races that are mortal and are sapient will form societal values we can at least recognize. That presents a basis of understanding that both groups can understand. As long as the sole basis of the relationship that form isnt exploitation/destruction, its arguable that they probably shouldn't be viewed as evil.
Violent tendencies are understandable. Greedy Tendencies are understandable. Pride, Lust, Envy- all are understandable. But so is empathy, honor, and justice.
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>>77748672
No.

More believable is the entire ruling class being evil. But the idea that every random footsoldier is a sociopath would mean the society simply isn't functional unless they are also MASSIVE cowards.

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>Previously in the Mortal Realms
>>77745594

>Latest news
https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/02/25/want-to-save-the-cursed-city-youll-have-to-go-through-radukar-the-wolf/
https://www.warhammer-community.com/2021/02/24/relive-the-fall-of-anvilgard-in-this-free-warcry-campaign/

>Official AoS website
https://www.ageofsigmar.com
>Downloads; Rules Errata and FAQs:
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>>77755422
Those FEC look fucking great, nice work
Just finished building my undead warband out of the bloodbowl set.
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>>77761411
Shit dude those look pretty swag. I actually like the big armor and weapons, makes them look like they were huge guys when they were alive.
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>>77761411
Nice football themed skeletons for your high school horror D&D game, fag
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>>77761429
Thanks, the model in the middle wields a big spear he got from killing a maneater, if that's the one you mean.

>>77761440
Thanks, but I don't play D&D, these are just for fun.
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>>77761242
I really don't think Neferata is all that.

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It's Da PDF Share Thread!
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PLEASE READ DA FAQ BEFORE REQUESTING.
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Requesting Artifices, Deceptions, & Dilemmas please and thank you.

https://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/348258/Artifices-Deceptions--Dilemmas
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Requesting the onyx path publishing 20th anniversary collection for WOD , thank you kindly.
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Requesting :
Citizens of the Lunar Empire
From Chris gidlow
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>>77761120
TheDustyShelf
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>>77761161
thank you

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Is it okay for a space opera setting to have like 10 races total? I'm not talking about playable races but like in the entire universe? I don't want to fill the world with random sentient races if I'm only going to use 10 and rather not have the rest be background fodder like Star wars
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>>77747752
>me and the boys trying to sneak past the guards
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>>77758753
Brother. You understand the line that must be walked. It pains me to be associated with /d/eviants who dream of landwhales just because I want soft hug
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>>77758798
The lore department had its shit together
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>>77747752
1>4>3>2
People who don't like chubbies obviously never slept with a chubby.
3 has dominatrix eyes, she's probably most fun to have a beer with.
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>>77756554
But...he actually used it right...

In his case, he's just trying to say that the girls are acting in an artificial manner to foster an image of cuteness, contrary to how they may act without the presence of an audience.

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Thread to discuss traditional traditional and abstract board games.
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Strong go players, what is the most efficient way to improve, in your opinion? I'm doing the second volume of graded go problems for beginners (15 kyu on OGS)

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How often do tieflings and aasimars show up in your games?
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>>77751142
Honestly aasimar always came up way more often.
The tiefling tumblr fad was way out of left field for me.
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Is it "TEE-fling" or "TAI-fling"?
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>>77759418
Tyef-ling
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>>77759418
teef-ling
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>>77759418

Look up the pronunciation of the German word "tief".

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Old thread got full.
Previous thread: >>77741700
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I need a half-demon, half-angel who's actually just a delusional mutant but that's beside the point
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>>77760391
What sort of mutant? How angelic/demonic?
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>>77760391
How much do you wanna lean into the mutant part? Or do you just want demonangels?

So, just got into a group with randos. Yeah I know, but online is better than nogames.

>Hyperactive flood the chat with thoughts kid
>Normal-seeming, but young and inexperienced player
>Gender-fluid with a specific character background that has to be used
>Aspiring “author” who's character is from their “novella”, brags about actually dual wielding pistols and owning a reverse-blade katana, try-hard flirting with gender-fluid player (thinks they’re a girl just based on the name and avatar)...

And to top it off

>GM is normally a pay-to-play GM

Should I bail now, or stay to see the group implosion and melt-down?
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>>77760925
a combination of both
-zoomer
-only plays d&d
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>>77760925
Leave.
Take the normal player with you.
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>>77760925
>Wants to use crafting
>Refuses to communicate
>Uses the word 'pronoun' outside of grammar discussions
>Needs to tell everyone about their sexuality
>Ever utters the term "As a _____"
And many many more.

>>77760987
Online is better than IRL.
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>is p*lish
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>>77760925
The first two are fine, but the second two are troubling.

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Competition Edition/Nominations

>WIP Condensed OP Pastebin
https://pastebin.com/PhETapuN

>Grimdark Compendium tutorials
https://mega.nz/folder/b8xjDCzR#_XvcaI9LnnOvTkvBa7Lzhg

>Making some awesome banners
https://robhawkinshobby.blogspot.com/2012/05/modeling-banners.html

>Recasting with Blue Stuff and LEGO bricks
https://mega.nz/#!OihwzSLR!yLIrbkeOm_zvEykMzj0HANGB1NFnT110J3GmzMW7LZQ

>4 EASY Chipping Tricks For Beginners

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>>77761324
I always give the bottle a little shake before taking any paint out. If it's been sitting for a long time it'll require a much more thorough shake to get the paint properly mixed again. On a wet palette it's quite easy to tell when the paint has separated but that takes quite a few hours.
Placing agitators in the bottle helps both to shake it and gauge just how badly the paint is separated e.g. if you can't hear them rattle around at all because they're stuck at the bottom.

>One question about using varnishes: After you use them can you still paint on top of them?
Yes, and gloss varnish is even used to aid washes flow better. Actual varnishes take a long time to dry so I spray matte medium instead if I'm in the middle of painting.
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>>77761421
Depends on what kind of highlight technique you want to use. Edge highlighting is probably twice as bright.
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>>77761421
Like <.............................> that much.
There's no straight up single answer. The only requirement is that you highlight with a brighter color. You can highlight black with a green or orange and it would be fine, for example. You can mix in white with your base color and use that as a highlight, you can use bone-white as a universal highlight on anything at all. There's no rules to highlighting.
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>>77728411
as others said, grading on the wings is a little too flat, but most won't notice it at first because the rest is pretty good
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>>77761438
What about Metallics? I tend to leave that pot open for a while to make sure no wet paint gets stuck on the rim, so I shake it once and then use it for the next 3-5 or so minutes.

>Actual varnishes take a long time to dry so I spray matte medium instead if I'm in the middle of painting.
Might try and invest in that then. Because, like I said, paint scrapping off tends to happen way more often than I like.

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The Warlord of the City of Pillars, Right Claw of Gnawdwell and slayer of many Green and Beard Things has invited you over for tea and a private sparring match.
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>>77757390
First post best post.

>>77757232
Fuck off, degenerate.
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>>77757232
fuck off furfag kys
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>>77757232
Got his ass kicked by gorfang rotgut
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i cast fireball
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>>77757232
By the Sigmar!

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A player gave me Deathreats. Everything was going smooth and fine happy and dandy. The player felt insulted by a smug knight amd challenged him to a duel. I expected the player to win but he botched two rolls and caught a critical when low and died. The player then chucks his dice screaming bloody murder like a super sayian followed by deaththreats and fist thrusting.
He has apologized without any real excuse and we had a talk about not being a sperg over a game. Not my first sperg but possibly one of the worst i have faced. Feel bad, Hit me up with some of your sad tales to help me feel better.
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>>77759759
If he talked to you about it and apologized that means he's not unsalvageable. You can rewire his psyche which won't be any problem.

>>77759984
Dude was definitely on the spectrum
>t. nailed to the spectrum
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>>77760063
I did feel that this cunt would actually slap someone. Otherwise I would been happy playing with him, two of my closest friends are autistic and one has spergaisms but never have I felt threatened by them.
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Spent 6 months dedicated to making a new system in my spare time.
Modelled it after ff tactics so the players have an ever expanding job list. Had a total of 72 jobs the majority were unique combinations with thier own mechanics.
During session 0 a player stated they wanted to multi class. I told him this system currently doesn't support it because
A: comparing one job to every other job took forever, doing so with every combination would be near impossible.
B: there already is a job fir every combination of 2 jobs so it's kinda built in.
C: i would have to change the action economy so it would be unbalanced or extremely simple.
He says well this game is so limiting after having never seen a single bit of the options or information. I call him out by asking him how, but obviously he keeps just saying "it limiting" wothout backing his claim up.
Stayed in a negative mood the whole session and brought the groups enthusiasm down to nothing.I'm going to ask him to leave if he keeps this up nect session.
Fuck fun vampires
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>>77760177
One time I wanted to run a campaign with only core races and no third party. Worse, instead of one upset cunt I had 4 of 5 players present freakshit races like Tengu, CatGirl, A €%£&, and a teifling. All third party classes and one homebrew class. The 5th PC was based. Human fighter, Ex farmer. Angry about BBEC dooming his crops so now he gotta kick some ass.
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>>77759759
>400 lbs
>plays dwarf
>sat
>killed my cat
>shat
>stained spot
>raped a gorilla in game
>DM let him
>literally shits his pants
>breaks my toilet with his fat ass
>brings party serving bowls of elaborate dishes
>eats it all
>broke my lamp fortnight dancing
This nightmare stayed in our group as the DMs friend for over a year. It was a god send when his parents disowned this massive retard lard because he left town and hasnt been back.

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Running an Ivalice campaign but can't find a nice enough map
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>>77760376
Here's the FFT region at least.

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>the lady paladin of your party is revealed to actually be the local lord's son, disguising himself because his father want him to inherit the fief instead of smithing evil
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>>77759746
Not that anon but what about trap-on-female? It's not gay, then, is it?
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>>77760065
It's based.
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>>77757281
based and femdompilled
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>>77757756
The fucking irony in the fact that the shemales tend to look more like women than both the traps and trannies... Then again a lot of them are Asian and they are practically the only ones who can pull it off due jawbone
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>>77760065
trap on female is boring as fuck
trap on trap is where it is at

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Infinity is a 28mm scale Sci-Fi Skirmish game by Corvus Belli where if this image scares you, you probably can't handle the game.

>Last Video:
https://youtu.be/4_jSjpt_USI [Embed]

>All the rules are for free. Buying books is only relevant for fluff:
http://www.infinitythegame.com

>General FAQs (read this if you want to try this game):
https://pastebin.com/x06JG55U

>Rundown (game and factions):
https://pastebin.com/xtQzRcq5

>Semi-unofficial catalogue of fluff, dossiers, and unit models:

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>>77759658
>it just seem like a veiled arbitrary buff to "elite" lists
I wouldn't stay arbitrary, it's a very deliberate (if somewhat crude) move to stop the Polish spam list. Even Ariadna's got expensive dudes they can spend their points on unless you're USARF. The actual buff to elite lists is the proliferation of +1 (or more) Order units.
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WHEN THE FUCK IS THE STREAM GOING LIVE AHHHHHHHHHH
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>>77760290
Isn't it the 8th?
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>>77760290
You will whine anyway, MObaby.
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>>77760313
Should be at around that time, yeah. Do we know at what time of the day?

Skinwalker Sightings Edition

Tell us about your horror settings, games, etc. Share inspirational art, prompts, etc.

>List of games:
Call of Cthulhu, Chill, Cold and Dark, Degenesis, Delta Green, Don't Rest Your Head, Dread, Esoterrorists/Fear Itself+Book of Unremitting Horror, Fall of Delta Green, GORE, Into The Shadows, KULT, Little Fears, Mothership RPG, Nemesis (free on Arc Dream's website), Nights Black Agents, Silent Legions (Mostly for the tables), Stalker: The SciFi RPG, Symbaroum, Ten Candles, Trail of Cthulhu, Unisystem (All Flesh Must Be Eaten, Witchcraft, Conspiracy X, etc.), Unknown Armies

>Inspirational stuff:
Caitlin R Kiernan, Castlevania, Doomwatch, Fear & Hunger, George Romero, Ghostwatch, House of Leaves, I Am In Eskew, John Carpenter, Kolchak the Nightstalker, Laird Barron, M.R. James, Nick Cutter, Old Gods of Appalachia, Quatermass, Ramsey Campbell, Remedy Series (Alan Wake, Control), SCP Foundation, Scarfolk Council, Shaun Hutson, Silent Hill, Stand Still Stay Silent, The Evil Dead, The Magnus Archives, The Secret World, The Stone Tapes, Thomas Ligotti, Twin Peaks, Vault of Evil forums, toomuchhorrorfiction

Questions for the Thread:
>What are your thoughts on skinwalkers/body-stealers as enemies in games?
>How would you use a skinwalker as a long-term adversary?
>Do you ever try to have a loss of bodily control as a form of personal PC horror?


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>>77731177
Who knew Cooper was such a man of culture?
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Edge of Darkness' (CoC not DH) climax is a ritual that involves each party member performing a chant that must not be interrupted - at least one person must be chanting for the ritual to succeed. I like this aspect and I'd like to keep it but my party is small (2-3). This means there's very little I can do to provide opposition that wouldn't make the task all but impossible. The room is also warded, meaning anything the Lurker does has to be from outside the room: having zombies stand outside throwing rocks and sticks doesn't feel super intimidating, but the nastier options would probably be too much for them. I'm currently brainstorming through other things the monster can do. Any ideas?
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>>77760364
huck a dead tree like a javelin
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Any of you guys run any of the stuff out of this? I am getting into CoC and horror games in general and want to run some modules that don't take too much time.
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>>77760364
Tear gas




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