Tag: tale of terror

Tale of Terror: The Art Show

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From The Unspeakable Oath 18, available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Nick Grant,© 2010 A small-town sculptor has started receiving international renown for his depictions of, as one critic puts it, “the unsettling complexities behind rural life.”…

Tale of Terror: The Plot Thickens

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From The Unspeakable Oath 20, now available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Adam Gauntlet,© 2011. The investigators have succeeded! The cult’s been routed, their plans foiled, and now there’s little left to do but pick through the…

Tale of Terror: Sawbucks

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From The Unspeakable Oath 19, now available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Monte Cook,© 2011. Illustrated by Dennis Detwiller, © 2011. The investigators go to spend some money and discover that one (or more) of their ten…

Tale of Terror: Smuggling

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From The Unspeakable Oath 24, now available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Chad J. Bowser,© 2014. Illustrated by Matt Hansen, © 2014. An intermodal container with its ISO indicators scratched off washes up on a beach. Such…

Tale of Terror: Code Adam

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From The Unspeakable Oath 23, now available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Paul Stefko,© 2013. Illustrated by Matt Hansen, © 2013. Perhaps they are investigating another mystery, or maybe they find themselves there on mundane business. Play…

Tale of Terror: Bargain Hunting

Bargain Hunters by Vicente Rivera Catalá, © 2013.

From The Unspeakable Oath 22, now available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Adam Gauntlett,© 2013. Illustrated by Vicente Rivera Catalá, © 2013. The Investigators are at a second-hand market; it can be as large as Portobello in…

Tale of Terror: The Mock Auction

The Mock Auction by Vicente Rivera Catalá, © 2012.

From The Unspeakable Oath 21, now available for purchase in print and PDF. Written by Adam Gauntlett,© 2012. Illustrated by Vicente Rivera Catalá, © 2012. This Victorian Tale of Terror is based on an entry from Dickens’s Dictionary of London…

A Tale of Terror – Property Values

"Property Values," a Tale of Terror from The Unspeakable Oath 19, by Adam Gauntlett. Illustrated by Dennis Detwiller.

A Tale of Terror is a short scenario premise with three different possibilities for what’s really going on. Keepers can mine them for ideas, taking that which appeals and discarding that which does not. “Property Values,” from The Unspeakable Oath…

A Tale of Terror – Sawbucks

"Sawbucks" illustration by Dennis Detwiller, (c) 2011.

A Tale of Terror is a short scenario premise with three different possibilities for what’s really going on. Keepers can mine them for ideas, taking that which appeals and discarding that which does not. “Sawbucks” is by Monte Cook, (c)…