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holiday themed

Birth of the Unsaint

“A bleak look at the birth of a supposed saviour, and your quest to end it before it is fully realized.”

Bloodlusting Nutcracker

“Roll one of each d4-d12 to build a Bloodlusting Nutcracker.”

By Nechrubel’s Heart

Concept: “Until the world blackens and burns, until the Miseries are unleashed, and even beyond to the Shimmering Fields. We belong together and to each other.”
Content:
A Valentine’s greeting and a gross, blackened heart
Writing:
Includes a short missive and mechanics for the Misery-defying heart
Art/design:
Black on yellow. Hearts. Grungy typefaces and textures. Mörk Borg.
Usability:
If only we’d had this to give to our friends in grade school

D66 Presents from Santa

“This is a wonderful list of definitely not cursed gifts from Santa.”

Flails at Chrimbo

Concept: “Your insane sister apparently sent the children Flails this Christmas. Flails!”
Content:
A sandboxy, randomized crawl through streets beset by flail-wielding tykes. (Yes, it is as dark and hilarious as it sounds.)
Writing:
Multiple tables for different types of encounters, suggested destinations, and a grim finale
Art/design:
Primarily textual, but well-organized to do its work effectively
Usability:
Facilitates linear flow through the document

Hlautbolli

“Advent related monster hunting and making blood sacrifices to the antichrist...”

Holiday Hellions

“Holiday Hellions is ‘All I Want for Christmas is You’ on 24/7 repeat: sure, it's a banger but you will go insane, guaranteed.”

Jólakötturinn / Yule Cat

Concept: “The Jólakötturinn stalks the Dying World devouring anyone caught wearing old and tattered clothes at Jól.”
Content:
A seriously beastly monster
Writing:
Straightforward but with plenty of character
Art/design:
Nice adaptation of Le Chat Noir design
Usability:
This cat hates your holiday sweater—it’s as simple as that

Klöss

“One cold winter night he refused to open his door to a beggar, he is now doomed to forever be generous.”

Krampus

Concept: “The Christmas rumors are true. The Krampus does exist.”
Content:
Stats and a hook for the race of kidnapping, meat-hungry krampi
Writing:
A balance of mechanics and descriptive text
Art/design:
Fits lots of text onto the page alongside some nice art
Usability:
Straightforward but certain aspects may be off-putting to some players

Niklaus

Concept: “As snow falls on the city, the people whisper of a murderer who has recently taken to the streets.”
Content:
A murderous pseudo-Santa possessed by an alien entity known only as the Christmas Spirit
Writing:
Twists St. Nick to fit right into the Dying World
Art/design:
Exactly what you’d expect of a Mörk Borg murderhobo Santa
Usability:
More elaborate than some monsters but not overly complex

No Country for Old St. Nick

“It is a dark time for Santa Claus, the world will end soon and there seems no point in trying to sugar plum coat it.”

Omentide

Concept: “An egg hunt riddled with danger and reward!”
Content:
Lore, NPCs, items, and schedule for a high-stakes scavenger hunt in the Dying Land
Writing:
A balance of lore and mechanics with lots of character folded into both
Art/design:
Laid out for easy reference, with graphic elements that add strange, supernatural character
Usability:
A straightforward toolkit for a grimly humorous adventure

Snowman

Concept: “A snowman makes for a powerful guardian in frosty dungeons and snow-covered towers.”
Content:
Contains a stat block, descriptive text, and adventure hook
Writing:
Puts a sadistic twist on a classic holiday icon
Art/design:
Fits well with the creature concept
Usability:
For optimal efficiency, set thermostat below 30° Fahrenheit

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