thread: 2009-04-30 : Magical Magic

On 2009-04-30, Stefan wrote:

One think i was thinking of doing, along these lines, was to use Tarot in game - when you "use magic", you draw a card, look up the keywords, and - the important part - create an interpretation of the card/keywords to inform the results of the "spell" (which have to conform with the fiction as it stands, naturally).

Sort of a "random but open to interpretation within a pattern" deal. Of course, this is pretty much a straight use of the Tarot, just applied in-game (and creating reality, rather than reflecting it.)

Hopefully, i'll get to see the idea in action next week. Then i'll know whether it makes sense or not. ;)


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