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“I Know What You Did Last Adventure” - A New Way to Begin a Game

I love the Adventure Title Generator in the Sharp Swords & Sinister Spells - Addendum book and the one in Solar Blades & Cosmic Spells. I think they are so inspiring. When I generate a name, they always come with visual imagens in my mind and immediate plots that could transpire with a story with that name.

But a friend of mine has come up with a cool way to start a game using the Adventure Title Generator and make the players do all the work. His name is Filipe “Pep” and he calls this the “I Know What You Did Last Adventure” method!

Basically, when the game starts, you and your players randomly generate an Adventure Title using Sharp Swords & Sinister Spells - Addendum, Solar Blades & Cosmic Spells or the Lost Folios of Creation. The adventure name, however was the previous adventure and the game will start after the events of it.

The premise is that it did not go that well. Something has gone wrong and now they have to deal with the consequences. Maybe they failed t…