Monday, 28 December 2020


When Semiurge did it, there was a feeling of victorious hopelessness:

Now that I've done it too, it's like an anti-climax that no one was anticipating... a nun's fart?

That's right: Alone in the Labyrinth has hit 200 posts. 

Spot the hidden message!

Obligatory milestone idiosyncratic index below:

1st Past the Post... first post the past:

The first ever Alone in the Labyrinth blogpost by the then self-styled DM in exile (by the way, that was my twitter handle too and I changed it but someone else has it now)

(for some reason it's had hundreds of views but it is nonsense)

Actual Play Accounts

Turns out I write a lot of these. Who knew?

1st Edition Spell Research mini game by Pat Eyler:

Pariah, Etau campaign:

Dawn of Worlds:

Crystal Seas (O5R campaign):

The Lost City (B/X homebrew)

Journal of Hikkomori

Random Actual plays

Keepers in the Dark backstory generator:

Human as character class:

Old world name generator for medieval fantasy:

Character generator for Garblag's Grimdark (now "Dodeca")

B/X Sorcerer Class:

1d100 Ynn-Inspired Fey Mutations:

BECMI Dwarf-Cleric:

0-Level Character Backgrounds... Nobles & Guttersnipes

0-Level Character Backgrounds... Acolytes and Slaves

Five on Friday

(weekly curated list of other bloggers' best posts)


Magiography- mages are monks.

Spells are spirits:


Ritual Magic:

Show me then the truth of its nature... a ritual:
Hit dice as magic dice:

Ritual: the chosen arrrow:

Cantrips/ cantraps in O5R:


Skills II:

Skill I:

Save vs. Surprise:

Ancestral Spirt Shrine (maybe should be i magic...):

Ability scores II:
Ability Scores I:

Wilderness Encounters in PARIAH:

Active Defence:

Shuttered Room's Initiative:

Different Armour Sytems:

Hit Dice:

Death & Dismemberment:

Everyone else designing a (shit?) RPG:

Tactical+solo RPGs:

Hikikomori, the solo RPG:

Monsters, Enemies and NPCs

(I need to do many more of these in 2021)

The Once Hunted, a spirit by Pat Eyler of Foot of the Mountain:

PARIAH Bestiary:
Spirit Generation in the mode of OneThousand Thousand Islands:

Everything is a Bear:
Fucking monkeys:

A Witch:

Ghouls (they scamper):

Animal Spirits II:

Animal Spirits I:

Spirits in General:


The Pyramid and the Pit Fiend:

Other Planes

Ill-effects after an extra-planar adventure:

List of NSR "one-post" settings:

The Labyrinth of Hod:

Memoirs of a Failed Campaign:

Shameless Self-promotion

Pariah Volume 1 Print on Demand:

Pariah Volume 1 on Drive Thru RPG:

Pariah Tactical Supplement (combat and stuff):

Pariah Volume 1 DELETED CONTENT!

Returning to the UK (what a fucking shit idea that was)

I'm making a zine, it's called PARIAH! Have you heard about it?

Yeah, you know, PARIAH! It has stones and spirits and drugs. But not in an interesting way.


Gundobad Games' Settings with Strata

Pariah plot-hooks and rumours: 

1d6 Sorcerers:

Proto-Neolithic Sandbox Part 2:

Proto-Neolithic Sandbox Part 1:
Jones' Oracular Dungeon Generator Part 1:
Pariah wilderness notes:

Neolithic Settlements:

Hunter Gatherer Tribes:

Weather and Terrain Generation with Hex Flowers:

Jones' Awesome Arthurian Sandbox Generator:

Proto-Neolithic Game Concept!

An Actual City of Ghosts (or a ghost city)

3 Similar Human Cultures and their Origin Myth:

A Bronze Age City, Ezra:

A Bronze Age City, Nahemot:

Origin Myth of Human Monarchy:

Origin Myth of Draconic Superiority:

Horrible Reddit Inspired Shitty Pantheon Exercise:

Crappy "My Dwarves are Different" Post:

Bronze Age 5e Setting:

Dark Dungeons Campaign Setting Posts from 2015:

Reflections on the Isle of Dread:

Reflections on Sandboxes:



  1. Congratulations on 200 posts - and thank you for doing the index, I bookmarked it just in case.

    1. Thank you: I've added a direct link marked INDEX at the top of the page and moved the archive to a more visible part of the screen (on desktop anyway).