Generators Challenge

Jan 2021 Generators Challenge - Alchemy, Drugs and Weird Science

Duncan Thomson

The theme of the Jan 2021 Generators Challenge is Alchemy, Drugs and Weird Science, as voted for in the Challenge Poll.

The Challenge

Create an RPG generator or random table(s) on the theme of "Alchemy, Drugs and Weird Science". As complex or simple as you want it to be.

It might be an alchemist's shop, a random table of experimental drugs, names of weird science devices or the details of a laboratory.

Creating Generators

There is list of resources for building rpg generators of which chartopia and perchance are both If you want to make random tables then GM Binder is an option for creating nice-looking ones.

You can see details and results of past challenges

For other inspiration there is the alchemy ingredient name generator at Fantasy Name Generators, potion generator at Chaotic Shiny, drug/medicine generator at Ennead Games, a fake drug name generator at perchance, a weird science generator at 7th Sanctum and drug descriptions at ancient quests.

Show Off Your Creation

Ask questions or share your Alchemy & Weird Science Challenge creation at r/rpg_generators on reddit, on the Rand Roll discord server or in a comment here.

The challenge is to encourage building things for the rpg community so there are prizes or voting. I'll cover the creations in a future blog post and in a post at the subreddit.