The Zen Game Master

Meditations on the games I play and the things I geek.

Starfinder RPG

  • Dead Suns, Session 28

    Dead Suns, Session 28

    Watch the game session in action at Cypher and Drez found a bauble. They thought it might be important to stop and study while the other PCs continued searching the Temple Found. AKA a couple players couldn’t make it (or were a little late) and I concocted a reason for them to hang back… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns – Session 27

    Dead Suns – Session 27

    Watch the game session at Pain shot through Cypher’s body. The PCs spotted the glint off the optics of a sniper rifle before it disappeared from the ruins atop a building near the House of Renewal. Cypher yelled, “Hey Li, you’re slipping! There’s a time that would have gone through my forehead instead of… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns – Session 26

    Dead Suns – Session 26

    Watch us play this session on YouTube at The crew left the collapsed Securitech office behind and ventured to the edge of the earth mote where Drez and Zaleria waited for them in the hovering Raza. Drez tried to land the ship but lost control. Wesley quickly accessed the ship’s flight controls remotely and… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns – Session 25

    Dead Suns – Session 25

    You can watch the video on YouTube at ​Nuil rushed to tend to Kiram wounds. Kiram explained he was keeping watch over the entrance to the Temple Found under Tyzael’s orders. He had seen Hoyfeq plead with Xavra to reopen the doors of the Temple Found but the crazed huntmaster still refused. Kiram confessed… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns – Session 24 – Part 2

    Dead Suns – Session 24 – Part 2

    Watch this game session on YouTube at The crew sorts through the data left in the museum’s systems and pieces together a history of the kishaleen and Istamak. Grab your favorite beverage and a snack. It’s story time! Thousands of years ago, the kishaleen were surveying Nejeor VI for its invaluable gas resources when… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns – Session 24 – Part 1

    Dead Suns – Session 24 – Part 1

    You can watch this game session on YouTube at With the threat of the snake beasts dealt with the PCs begin to investigate the entrance to the Vault of Tales. They find more of the charcoal drawings, a ruined ticket booth, and a sealed set of double doors. Above the doors hung a sign… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns, Session 23

    Dead Suns, Session 23

    Watch the game session on YouTube at The two maltur on the docks drew their archaic looking weapons and rushed towards the PCs. They babbled in a language Nuil recognized as a vulgar form of the maltur language she knew from her childhood. Nuil quickly cast a spell on Ryder enabling him to understand… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns, Session 22

    Dead Suns, Session 22

    You can watch the game session on YouTube at ​Cypher easily hacked the datapad he found on Captain Vesh and recovered the missing bits of data from the recordings on Asteroid K9204. On the way back to the spaceport they decided to make some quick purchases. Nuil made some healing “bombs.” The crew knew… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns, Session 21

    Dead Suns, Session 21

    To watch the game session on YouTube, visit ​Kymber joined the group and is playing Zaleria (female human solarian who grew up with the Free Captains). Note: We spent a little bit making a cooler token for Nuil’s nano-swarms. It took a couple iterations but the group picked a cool pic. Stephen did a… Continue reading

  • Dead Suns, Session 20

    Dead Suns, Session 20

    To watch the game session on YouTube, visit ​Nuil, Drez, and Switch take the crew’s surplus gear to be sold. Cypher, Ryder, and Wesley continue the investigation and heads to the flat to meet Gretal who reported her roommate. They are wary of the dangers in the Splice and they keep a constant vigil… Continue reading