This page lists fan-created spells, using the GURPS Ritual Path Magic system from the supplement of the same name. To submit your own. Over the last night and this morning, I made a cheat sheet for ritual path magic. It uses a lot of tables from the GURPS Basic Set and from Ritual. I’ve done subjective comparisons of the Ritual Path Magic system before, but I haven’t ever spoken directly to the book in which it is contained.

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It describes its effects mechanically, and although definitely playable in of itself, I take it more as a hands-on example of how to create one’s own custom set of paths for a setting which might not be compatible with the idea of the sephirot because maybe it is a fantasy world without Abrahamic religion or cabalistic tradition, and how to distribute additional decans and the like. After the big danger zone kerfuffle, the rest of the chapter proceeds pathh smoothly going over each of the core steps in the process in more than adequate detail, though I wish there were a few more examples than the 2 on page So I’m running a lower magic setting game, but we’re trying to use RPM as the standard magic system because everyone really likes it.

Ritual Path Magic Spells – GURPS Repository

There will eventually be limited returns once you can cover the initial cost of the spell. If it isn’t subtle, its a greater effect. Maybe more points are needed in advantages? What can’t it do? Ritusl very interesting sub-system for finding grimoiresbooks that give bonuses to casting spells, and for pricing them out is included, and I find it a surprisingly helpful and welcome inclusion.


We start with a discussion of relevant advantages, each with detailed rules for flexibility, some being based on existing advantages from the basic set, repurposed from the vanilla magic system, but some being brand new and purpose built for Ritual Path Magic.

Find More Posts by philosophyguy. The natural limit on RPM is time.

The mechanics enable someone with the right resources to cast incredibly powerful spells if they can come into the resources to do so, which can be expensive to buy, and difficult to find, but it enables players to do something cool by breaking the mold, and gives hard numbers so they can do it in no uncertain terms. Try adding ritual familiarity in. Find More Posts by Minuteman The price scaling means modest bonuses can be afforded pahh players with just a little money to spend, but gigantic bonuses require gigantic sums of money.

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Make it count as a Greater Effect, and now it costs 21 energy, not 7. Ritual Path Magicwhere there’s a will, there’s a way! Needs more thought on this. The problem we’re running into is its just too powerful as written. This material is not official and is not endorsed by Steve Jackson Games.

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You can optionally enter notes on and rritual of the same spell.

This is recommended in Thaumatology: Friday, August 12, Review: I do think the idea of using Magery as a cap to points spent in modifiers is unteresting but I would mgic to give thought to its implications, since each level gives you 3 energy in your reserve, but each level only boosts your ability to spend maguc points by 1.

Cheat gurrps are great. Here’s a metric version of the same sheet. The book does have a lot of things I think it does well, and a lot of things I think it could do better, but overall, that’s meaningless in the face of how awesome the system is underneath all of the physical trappings of the writings therein.

All times are GMT This material is used here in accordance with the SJ Games online policy. Learn how to craft rituals to produce the effect you want with the skills you have, and what can help or hinder you when gathering the energy to make the ritual work.

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