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OSR Web Tools & Resources

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  1. TOOLS & RESOURCES FOR OLD SCHOOL RENAISSANCE ROLE-PLAYING GAMES
  2. Update 1.13 NOV-15-2017
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  4. For a list of OSR blogs check out http://pastebin.com/ZwUBVq8L
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  7. https://alexschroeder.ch/wiki/RPG
  8. (Some generators including: characters, Traveler sectors, hex maps.)
  9.  
  10. http://anydice.com
  11. (Dice probability calculator. Has some interesting articles.)
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  13. http://www.barrowmaze.com/meatshields
  14. (Hireling, retainer, and NPC generator.)
  15.  
  16. http://www.behindthename.com/random
  17. (Name generator.)
  18.  
  19. https://campaignwiki.org/wiki/LinksToWisdom/HomePage
  20. (OSR Wiki full of useful stuff)
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  22. https://campaignwiki.org/halberdsnhelmets/en
  23. (B/X level 1 character generator. Printable character sheet w/ random character portrait.)
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  25. http://chaoticshiny.com
  26. (Generators, a bunch. Some include: treasure, weather, adventure hooks, civilizations, and religions.)
  27.  
  28. http://character.totalpartykill.ca/basic
  29. (Character generators for Basic, Little Brown Books, Holmes, and Lamentations.)
  30.  
  31. https://davesmapper.com
  32. (Dungeon map making tool.)
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  34. http://www.dizzydragon.net
  35. (Geomorph dungeon generators & Character generator for Basic)
  36.  
  37. http://www.dmmuse.com/Default.aspx
  38. (Lots of generators. Some include: Mundane and odd loot generator, grid dungeon, NPCs, weather, and taverns.)
  39.  
  40. http://donjon.bin.sh
  41. (Lots of generators. Some include: names, stocked grid dungeons (w/ PDF exporting), adventures, encounters, treasure, weather, and taverns)
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  43. http://fantasycities.watabou.ru
  44. (Town map generator. The buttons (small, large, etc) correspond to 6, 10, 22, and 27 in the URL, but you can send anything from 6 to 40 for more control.)
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  46. http://www.fantasynamegenerators.com
  47. (Name generators for people and places. Large selection of types of names including fictional settings.)
  48.  
  49. https://funwalker.itch.io/rmg
  50. (Bizarre monster generator. Somewhat repetitive.)
  51.  
  52. http://game-icons.net
  53. (Huge game icon library. Come in vector or png, and no watermarks. All free w/ credit under Creative Commons.)
  54.  
  55. http://www.hex-kit.com
  56. (Paid hex map application.)
  57.  
  58. http://www.hexographer.com
  59. (Hex map application. Free and paid versions.)
  60.  
  61. https://inkarnate.com
  62. (Hex map, requires sign up)
  63.  
  64. http://lomion.de/cmm/_index.php
  65. (Extensive archive of all D&D 2E monsters.)
  66.  
  67. http://meta-studios.com/dg/dungen.html
  68. (Pointcrawl dungeon generator. Like thought web.)
  69.  
  70. http://meta-studios.com/dg/dunmap.html
  71. (Loads images of maps then allows you to note and stock them.)
  72.  
  73. http://meta-studios.com/dg/hire.html
  74. (Another hireling, retainer, and NPC generator.)
  75.  
  76. https://www.mipui.net
  77. (Map making sharing tool. Allows multiple viewer with real-time GM or Player vision.)
  78.  
  79. https://purplesorcerer.com/tools.php
  80. (Dungeon Crawl Classic tools. Character generators, mercurial magic, and dice roller.)
  81.  
  82. http://www.random-generator.com/index.php?title=Main_Page
  83. (Wiki combined with random generator, refresh for new results. Also known as Abulafia.)
  84.  
  85. https://www.redblobgames.com/maps/mapgen2
  86. (Overland map generator)
  87.  
  88. http://rhysmakesthings.com/gm_friend
  89. (Hex mapper and relationship web.)
  90.  
  91. https://roll20.net
  92. (All-in-one online virtual table. Dice roller combined with community built interactive character sheets and a live map for tokens.)
  93.  
  94. https://rolz.org
  95. (Virtual dice roller.)
  96.  
  97. https://rpgsolo.com/
  98. (Virtual game master, solo player aid.)
  99.  
  100. http://www.springhole.net/writing_roleplaying_randomators/index.html
  101. (Lots of generators. Some include: races, locations, and backstories.)
  102.  
  103. http://taxidermicowlbear.weebly.com/dd-retroclones.html
  104. (Extensive list of Retroclones)
  105.  
  106. http://wizardawn.and-mag.com
  107. (Lots of generators. Some include: Hex maps, alchemy shelves, geomorph dungeons, and town maps.)
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