Author’s Diary: Update for the Week of April 24, 2020

(Don’t forget to contribute to our Patreon campaign or join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server! You can also listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) I’ve gotten more done this week, and the playtest rules are still ahead of schedule. I’m happy with some, not so much with […]

Author’s Diary: Update for the Week of April 17, 2020

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Our output has increased since the introduction of Covenant’s Patreon campaign. Deadlines have a tendency to do that. We’re happy to say that we’re ahead of schedule on completing the game’s playtest rules. Find out more below […]

Today’s Question for April 16, 2020

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Question for GMs and Players: Do you prefer roleplaying or minmaxing builds? Is one “good” and the other “bad”? Are these two things mutually exclusive? Let us know in the comments!

Today’s Question for April 14, 2020

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) Question for GMs: How important is a game’s fluff? Do you take the crunch and substitute your own setting? Let us know in the comments!

Today’s Question for April 13, 2020

We’re launching a Patreon campaign for Covenant. That means putting the game on a deadline, and that means focusing on writing the playtest rules. So, instead of giving you daily updates on our progress, we’re going to switch to weekly updates on Fridays. For the rest of the week, we’re going to ask you about […]

Author’s Diary for April 10, 2020: Bids Appendix (Teaching)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) You learned how to use the Assist bid to help your allies yesterday. Now find out how to teach them your character’s traits and abilities below the fold.

Author’s Diary for April 9, 2020: Bids Appendix (Helping Allies)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) You learned how to use Covenant’s Assist bid to help your allies recover from their mistakes yesterday. But wouldn’t it be nice if they didn’t screw up in the first place? Find out how you can prevent […]

Author’s Diary for April 8, 2020: Bids Appendix (Helping Allies Recover)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We wrapped up the Crafting bid yesterday. Now learn how you can help your allies recover from their mistakes in Covenant. More below the fold.

Author’s Diary for March 8, 2020: Bids Appendix (Enhancing Items)

(Don’t forget to join us on the Radio Free Covenant Discord server or listen to the latest episode of the Radio Free Covenant podcast!) We’re wrapping up Covenant’s Crafting bid today! Enhance that sweet piece of gear that you learned how to build yesterday! More below the fold.