Choose your Spot on the Tamarran Continent: Three Good Places to Begin Your Adventure

This post is your guide to three very playable locations on the Tamarran Continent:  Tarnath and the Sessmaryth Valley; Naldrin City; and the Region of Jowea (see our map).  They have interesting populations, developed neighborhoods, and a long history, so they’re good starting points for an adventure or a campaign.  You’ll also notice them appearing […]

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Gear in Beyonder: Buying Supplies

What’s in your Travel Sack? Getting New Stuff! Let’s continue our exploration of Beyonder gear by looking at how to purchase some standard supplies. This is done using the Wealth system.  Once you understand this system, buying basic gear is easy. When creating the Beyonder system, we aimed to avoid monotonous tracking of every coin […]

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Combat, Detection, Strategy: The Aegis of the Six

The Aegis of the Six (or the Aegis, for short) is an internal security force maintained collectively by all six Guilds. Because the Guilds are neither a political nor a military organization, they do not have any sort of standing army.  However, in addition to normal burglary, Guild houses can sometimes be the targets of […]

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Behind the Scenes: MYCA Character Generation

There are several methods for generating characters in Beyonder, each with its own advantages and trade-offs (see Character Generation for details).  The best choice for you comes down to a balance between how quickly you want to get it done vs. how much control you want to have over the details.   Our most popular […]

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Death in the Quiets

Thank you. Yes, the blanket helps. No, I… just give me a moment. I’m just… I’m still kind of reeling. We would have been dead — or worse — if you hadn’t shown up. I promise I will never again insult the Guilds. Right, well, I suppose what happened would be important. I suppose you’re […]

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