The Tower of the Tentacle – Episode 4 – The Hive

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Combat – Chapter 5 (Part 4) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Magical Combat Magical combat is a little different to standard hand to hand melee and ranged combat in that a magic user prepares the spell for use before applying it.  Further the effect of the spell can be maintained after…

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The Tower of the Tentacle – Episode 3 – The End is… Across Town

Below we present the complete text of The End is… Across Town, episode 3 of The Tower of the Tentacle.  This is a brand new (unpublished) series (and sees the return of two of our most popular characters (Tess Carter…

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Combat – Chapter 5 (Part 3) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Combat Example Location – The boiling pools of the Temple of Chardron. Heinrich’s men (about 11 of them) stand on pathways amidst boiling pools of superheated, sulphurous water that are spread around the temple floor leading to a vine covered…

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The Tower of the Tentacle – Episode 2 – Trains, Feds, and Scrap Metal

Below we present the complete text of Trains, Feds, and Scrap Metal, episode 2 of The Tower of the Tentacle.  This is a brand new (unpublished) series (and sees the return of two of our most popular characters (Tess Carter…

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Combat – Chapter 5 (Part 2) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

A set of Print and Play components for tracking Combat during the game NEXT TIME: An example combat that will step you through the process of running combat in game. This chapter of the Host Your Own Old Time Radio…

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The Tower of the Tentacle – Episode 1 – Break-in

Below we present the complete text of Break-in, episode 1 of The Tower of the Tentacle.  This is a brand new (unpublished) series (and sees the return of two of our most popular characters (Tess Carter and Trent Stone).  If…

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Combat – Chapter 5 (Part 1) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Chapter 5 – Combat The story so far (Under attack) Episode 3 The three shambling monstrosities clamber up out of the concrete floor and begin lurching towards our heroes.  Jake begins placing shot after carefully aimed shot into the lead…

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Pustulating Baked Lemon Pudding (Serves 8)

For dessert — Pustulating Baked Lemon Pudding (Serves 8) These themed recipes are for dishes cooked in England and Continental Europe during the late 1800s. Yolks of 4 eggs 4 oz (113 g) of pounded sugar 1 lemon ¼ lb…

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Decomposing Beefsteak Pie (Serves 8)

For the main course — Decomposing Beefsteak Pie (Serves 8) These themed recipes are for dishes cooked in England and Continental Europe during the late 1800s. 3 lb (1.36 kg) of rump steak seasoning to taste of salt, cayenne, and…

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Undead Chicken and Rice Croquettes (Serves 8)

For the appetizer — Undead Chicken and Rice Croquettes (Serves 8) These themed recipes are for dishes cooked in England and Continental Europe during the late 1800s. ¼ lb (113 g) of rice 1 quart (1.13 ltr) of stock or…

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