If you have any feedback/cool ideas to add to this custom move i’d love to hear it 🙂
When your life flashes before your eyes , roll +Wis.
On a 10+, recall an important memory from your childhood: describe how that recollection has given you renewed strength and optimism. Take +1 forward on your next 3 rolls, and choose 1 from the 7-9 options.
On a 7-9, recall an important memory from your childhood: describe how that recollection has given you renewed strength and optimism. Choose one:
* heal 1d6 of hp.
* remove 1 debility
* take +1 forward on your next roll.
On a 6-, relive an important memory from your childhood: the memory becomes a nightmare with the current dire situation intruding on your recollection. Describe the memory and the nightmare: take -1 forward on your next roll and the GM makes a move.
I’m intending to use it at the start of my next game – the last session ended on a cliffhanger with most of the party hiding in a potential dead-end in a dragon’s hoard, and the Barbarian standing out in the open as the dragon (our version of Salucidiar from Ray Otus’s Plundergrounds – The Horde) rounded the corner. Things don’t look too good… hehehe 🙂 . It’s mainly intended to encourage some fun character building and to have an impact on the following scene.