TagThe Isle of Ys

Encumbrance in OD&D: The Isle of Ys Campaign


Encumbrance is an oft discussed topic for reform in the OSR and there have been numerous house rulings and proposed systems. I prefer the simplicity of a Strength-based system like the one Lamentations of the Flame Princess or Stars Without Numbers uses. But, I also like the idea of using a container-based system. The encumbrance system outlined below is one I’m planning to use for my...

Michael Pfaff

It's pronounced P-aff -- the first 'f' is silent. I live in Louisville. I like games and reading about games. I hope to write about gaming stuff here.


Follow me on Google Plus and Twitter. Not on Facebook.