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Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 6) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 8. Modify the character to accommodate any special conditions encountered during play (as required) These rules only apply if your character is a subject to illness, injury, a disability (which can be identified at character creation to allow a gain of two more hero points) or if your character … Continue reading

Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game

Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game

Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 5) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 7. Modify the character to accommodate special items and abilities (as required) The following rules really only apply if your character has the capacity to invent special items; scientific effects, enchanted items, or spells and potions etc.  If this does not apply to your character then skip to Step … Continue reading


Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 4) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 5. Create skills and assign skill points If you have  completed the questionnaire above you will have already identified a minimum of 6 skills for your character (drawn from their life experiences).  If you didn’t complete the questionnaire you will need to invent your skills now.  This is easy.  … Continue reading

Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game

Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game

Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 3) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Step 4. Fill out the background for your character Here’s where you create the back-story for your character; their name, upbringing, personal history, etc. Some players find this the most rewarding and fun part of character creation. Others find it a daunting task. If you don’t feel up to writing … Continue reading


Creating a Character – Chapter 3 (Part 2) – HYOOTRD RPG Players’ Guide

Steps in character Creation Step 1. Choose a speciality To begin creating a character for the game you will need to develop a character concept.  The heroes of the age of radio tended to be of three broad types; Adventurer, Mystic, or Academic. There are some clear points of overlap … Continue reading

Host Your Own Old Time Radio Drama Role Playing Game