Posts Tagged ‘internet’

Will the new “IT” Movie, see a new wave of Creepy Clown sightings?

Posted on June 13th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

A subject not talked about on here for ages is that of the Clown sightings of the past few years. The worldwide craze started by the Northampton Clown, caused much fear and loathing in the community in the UK and US and started a viral sensation that now is but a distant memory. September sees […]

A Reminder Call out to Writers who want to Collab…

Posted on June 12th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick call out for anyone who would be interested in becoming an author of one of our growing range of Grinning Skull Studios PDF products for RPGers, Wargamers and other hobbyists. Check out the page on the top or side menu, or visit the page HERE for more details, or just simply drop me […]

5 reasons I F*%king love Hawk the Slayer!

Posted on June 3rd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

I’m sure this movie needs no introductions. You can call this one of my guilty pleasure’s of the celluloid variety, as ever since I first saw it, I loved it ever since. In an age growing up where fantasy media was limited to a handful of films on VHS, no one could ever understand why […]

Brainfarts: Selling adverts in RPG Ebooks: Can it work? Can you make it viable?

Posted on June 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, more thinking out loud here, I’m going to talk about something that is virtually non existent in RPG ebook media as far as I am aware, which could either be a real pain for me, or a real bonus. To recap, while before I could advertise my own projects, material and goods etc on […]

Chinwag: Interview with RPG writer Allen Farr

Posted on May 31st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, to kick off this month’s Post a day, we’ve got an interview with RPG writer Allen Farr, author of our recent adventure module “The Witch’s Daughter” (available from Grinning Skull Studios), we sat down and had a bit of a chinwag to discuss all things RPG, writing and life… Grim: Hello Allen, welcome to […]

Site News: Domain update, www.thegrinningskull.com

Posted on May 29th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just a quick post to let you know that the site can now be accessed by visiting “http://thegrinningskull.com” at it’s new domain. The site can still be visited by the old extension (https://thegrinningskull.wordpress.com) as well, but the new domain is easier to remember and visiting the old extension will still bring you into the site […]

Grinning Skull’s, “A Post a Day” Month of June challenge!

Posted on May 29th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, June is almost upon us, so I’ve decided to use it as an excuse for a blog challenge, that being a post per day, in which I will post each and every day of the month. Why exactly would I be doing this, well, dear readers, let me explain why this challenge for June […]

New Collection Now Available: The Witch’s Daughter Adventure Bundle

Posted on May 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just another post to let you know that we now have a discounted adventure bundle available via RPGnow/DrivethruRPG, The Witch’s Daughter Adventure Bundle! This discounted pack contains the following titles: “The Witch’s Daughter” Adventure Module GSAM01 Hammergate Poster Map 100 Strange Townsfolk for all fantasy RPGs 100 City Encounters & Adventure hooks for all fantasy […]

New Release: Hammergate Poster Map

Posted on May 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

New release time again, Get the latest with the Hammergate poster map. This map booklet contains further exploration of the town of Hammergate from the newly released “The Witch’s Daughter” GSAM01 module (Which can be found here http://www.rpgnow.com/product/212464/The-Witchs-Daughter-Adventure-Module-GSAM01) Contained within, is a printable B&W poster map (57×79.9cm, 9×9 A4 sheets)of the town for you to use […]

Skulltaliser Update: WE DID IT!

Posted on May 26th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, we’ve done it, funds raised and ready to go! I knew we’d do it before the month’s end. Next, it’ll be monetisation time, an upgrade of the site. Please accept my thanks for all the encouragement and views for going along with my brainfarts, for once it’s given me some focus to get something […]

Skulltaliser Update: WE DID IT!

Posted on May 26th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, we’ve done it, funds raised and ready to go! I knew we’d do it before the month’s end. Next, it’ll be monetisation time, an upgrade of the site. Please accept my thanks for all the encouragement and views for going along with my brainfarts, for once it’s given me some focus to get something […]

Skulltaliser Update: Nearly there chaps!!

Posted on May 24th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, it’s that time again to reveal an update of the famous Skulltaliser (Drum roll please…) We are nearly there! Only another $18 to go and we are at the goal (well, $19 if you count it as $100 rather than $99, but what’s in a buck?) Once we get there, the brainfarts continue, with […]

Skulltaliser Update: Nearly there chaps!!

Posted on May 24th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, it’s that time again to reveal an update of the famous Skulltaliser (Drum roll please…) We are nearly there! Only another $18 to go and we are at the goal (well, $19 if you count it as $100 rather than $99, but what’s in a buck?) Once we get there, the brainfarts continue, with […]

Skulltaliser Update (and you can buy me a coffee if you like!)

Posted on May 19th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, it’s that time again to show you where we are on the mighty Skulltaliser chart at this point in time. So, we’re at $59 so far. Will we reach the goal by the end of the month? I would say so. One thing you can do to help is buying me a coffee! Yes […]

Skulltaliser Update!

Posted on May 8th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just an update to the Skulltaliser total so far today. So, total raised for the pot is $12.94, we’re off at just over a tenth of the way there. Can we get there by the end of the month? I should hope so! I’ll pop the Skulltaliser graphic in the top of the side bar […]

All Hail the Skulltaliser!

Posted on May 6th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Ok, if you have been reading this blog of late, you’ll be aware that I have a plan to pull in $99 to monetise this here blog, and before I reveal the Skulltaliser in it’s glory, I want to clarify a few things. So, I’m probably not the best at putting what I mean across […]

New Release: 100 Strange Magical Items for all fantasy RPGs!

Posted on May 6th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Yet more PDF goodness from us here at Grinning Skull Design Studios, with the second of today’s releases, 100 Strange Magical Items for all fantasy RPGs, a collection of 100 unusual and sometimes downright bizarre items to throw at your players! Check out this new title by clicking this link http://www.rpgnow.com/product/211314/100-Strange-Magical-Items-for-all-fantasy-RPGs or visit our publisher page for […]

Seriously though, would YOU be willing to be my Patron?

Posted on May 2nd, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, I like talking shit, and if your a regular here, you’ll agree! So earlier, I asked the “lovely and not at all aloof” forum posters on a well known RPG forum, if they could offer any suggestions to add to my mad, get monetised quick scheme. As you might imagine, it’s good job that […]

The Skulltaliser (Otherwise known as, The WordPress Monetisation Rant!)

Posted on May 1st, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

So, where to begin…ages ago, as the old memory serves that is, blundering head first into trying to monetise my blog here, I ended up hitting a snag, old readers will remember the Semalt debarkle, and as a result of that rant, I ended up dropping myself in the shit and getting this blog shut […]

Possibly the best TV advert? EVER!! (Oh yes!!)

Posted on March 29th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

If you live here in the UK, you have probably seen this excellent advertisement for Moneysupermarket (Comparison site) that features Skeletor, Iconic 80’s cartoon villain. All I can say, is Brilliant! By far the best advert I have seen in a long, long time! So for the benefit of my international visitors who may not […]

100 Summoned Demons, for all Fantasy, Horror & Modern RPGs

Posted on March 28th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Back once again with yet another (yes, really another one!) release from Grinning Skull, with 100 Summoned Demons for all fantasy, horror & modern RPGs. Get your copy by clicking this link now! Or visit our publisher page link below. 

Grinning Skull Treasure Items 1, Bundle, Out Now.

Posted on March 26th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Just to let you know, there is now a new bundle collection of PDFs available from our publisher pages. All themed to treasure and loot! To get your bundle now, click here, or visit our publisher page for our other publications.  

Grinning Skull Design Studios PDF Release, 100 Very dangerous, Trapped & Cursed Treasure Items, for all fantasy RPGs.

Posted on March 25th, 2017 under , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Posted by

Well, yet another new release from Grinning Skull, this time 100 Very Dangerous, Trapped & Cursed Treasure Items, for all fantasy RPGs. A collection of troublesome and downright toxic items to throw at your players! To get your copy, click the link below 100 Very dangerous, Trapped & Cursed Treasure Items, for all fantasy RPGs […]

Guess who’s back? The Return of the Skull!!

Posted on March 23rd, 2017 under , , , , . Posted by

Well, long time no post! Yes I’m back. Yup, it’s been a long time since I was here to post, so I thought it was time to get back into the old blogging and let you know what I’m up to. I suppose I’ve been putting off doing a revamp on this site, and yes […]