Tag Archives: aethertide

Aethertide: System Notes

You responded to my Aethertide “Audience Participation Ransom,” so it’s time I returned the favor. I’m riffing off of Dave Chalker’s Mage the Ascension/Leverage hack, with a heavy dose of Ars Magica. I’ll post some initial thoughts about making & playing a Mage here, in the spirit of Half-Done. Making a Mage Major Parts of

Campaign Frame: Aethertide

Yesterday on Twitter, I was hit with a campaign idea for a Mage: the Ascension. Long-time followers know I love love love me some old Mage. This idea drifted from there, but rather than talk about where this idea came form, let’s just get into this campaign frame (meant for any game that seems like