Monday, April 22, 2019

Update on the #tenmonstersetting

This seems to be catching on! Here's a bunch of 10 monster settings.

If you want to jump in, go right ahead! The gist is, pick 10 monsters and build a mini setting around them.  How do they interact? Who was there first? Who wants what from who?

If you do one, tag it #tenmonstersetting

https://mythopoeicrambling.wordpress.com/2019/04/18/shane-wards-ten-monster-setting/

https://theamateurdungeoneers.blogspot.com/2019/04/ten-monsters-setting.html

http://thebrookmerechronicles.blogspot.com/2019/04/10-monster-setting-fiend-folio.html

https://www.theseoldgames.com/2019/04/the-3-toadstools-and-tenmonstersetting.html

Here's a few more!
https://belchion.rsp-blogs.de/2019/04/24/tenmonstersetting-spinnen-im-regenwald/

https://gundobadgames.blogspot.com/2019/04/ancient-war-for-rainy-isles-my-10.html

And a new one: https://savemycampaign.wordpress.com/2019/05/13/10-monster-setting/

http://slantingpassages.com/blog/2019/4/27/ten-monsters

https://ravenousambience.blogspot.com/2019/05/10-monster-setting-dreadshores.html

https://euphemnion.tumblr.com/post/184919132346/ten-monster-setting

https://belchion.rsp-blogs.de/2019/05/22/tenmonstersetting-valley-of-sorrows/

https://weirdwonderfulworlds.blogspot.com/2019/05/four-10-monster-settings.html

https://archons-court.blogspot.com/2019/05/the-flesh-descends-10-monster-setting.html
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https://nerdhogg.blogspot.com/2019/05/10-monster-setting-absolems-pearl.html

https://industriesofinferno.wordpress.com/2019/06/11/10-monster-setting/

If you need a bit more help Chris Hall came up with this:
After I suggested this Chris Hall came up with this handy list: 
Pick a semi-intelligent humanoid (could be goblins, apemen, subhumans, etc.). Pick an undead. Pick an ancient fey race. Pick a giant/ogre/troll race. Pick a type of great wyrm or lizard. Pick something aerial. Pick something to lurk in the water. Pick something from another dimension (demon, gith, illithid). Pick a classic creature from mythology (medusa, satyr, minotaur, etc.). Pick some foul crawly thing that infests the underworld. Something like that. Then I’d give each a twist.

27 comments:

  1. You've got Bob's setting linked above twice. Do we stand at four or five entries so far?

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  2. Cheers - I've just added my own contribution on my blog:
    https://gundobadgames.blogspot.com/2019/04/ancient-war-for-rainy-isles-my-10.html

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  3. The tenmonstersetting is a great idea! I participated too: https://belchion.rsp-blogs.de/2019/04/24/tenmonstersetting-spinnen-im-regenwald/

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    1. I liked the idea so much, I did a second setting (this time in English): https://belchion.rsp-blogs.de/2019/05/22/tenmonstersetting-valley-of-sorrows/

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    2. Awesome! I added that as well! It's fun thinking outside the box and putting a restriction on yourself.

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    1. Awesome! Glad you are diggin it. Are you going to do one? It's kinda fun!

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  5. Thank you for putting mine up there.

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  6. That was pretty fun. Thanks for the idea.

    https://savemycampaign.wordpress.com/2019/05/13/10-monster-setting/

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    1. Thanks for participating! It's quite a lot of fun.

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  7. https://euphemnion.tumblr.com/post/184919132346/ten-monster-setting

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  8. Love this! I'll link mine as well:
    https://ravenousambience.blogspot.com/2019/05/10-monster-setting-dreadshores.html

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  9. Made mine!
    https://throneofsalt.blogspot.com/2019/05/10-monster-setting.html

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  10. This is an awesome idea! I've currently got three in the works, will try to post within the next few days ;)!

    https://weirdwonderfulworlds.blogspot.com/

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    1. I spent waaay too much time on this so please give it a look! I think they turned out really cool! Thanks for the prompt!!!

      https://weirdwonderfulworlds.blogspot.com/2019/05/four-10-monster-settings.html

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  11. I'm really late to the party, but I've got one here: https://archons-court.blogspot.com/2019/05/the-flesh-descends-10-monster-setting.html

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    1. All good! I'm adding it to the list. Its a fun exercise!

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  12. So I only just got linked to this today, and made my own: https://nerdhogg.blogspot.com/2019/05/10-monster-setting-absolems-pearl.html

    I really enjoyed giving this a go, so thank you for the prompt!

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    1. Awesome! Glad you enjoyed it! Adding it to the list.

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  13. Hey, latecomer to the party, but I couldn't resist the creativity of the challenge. Here is mine: https://industriesofinferno.wordpress.com/2019/06/11/10-monster-setting/

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    1. Added it this morning! Great job. I really wanted to use the living wall, its a great (and freaky concept).

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