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Nobody should ever feel good knowing there s a Magic User, and people should be in a panic whenever they know where one is.This was the only hardcover on the table on Free RPG Day, although I didn t know it rather than display the book, there was a card for it noting that it needed to be picked up at the counter This is probably mainly because of the illustrations.This book is filled with great weirdness When I wrote Gods Monsters, I tended toward focusing on spell effects with the idea tha Nobody should ever feel good knowing there s a Magic User, and people should be in a panic whenever they know where one is.This was the only hardcover on the table on Free RPG Day, although I didn t know it rather than display the book, there was a card for it noting that it needed to be picked up at the counter This is probably mainly because of the illustrations.This book is filled with great weirdness When I wrote Gods Monsters, I tended toward focusing on spell effects with the idea that groups would fill out the philosophy behind the spells for their own games But this book has me rethinking that Each spell comes not just with the spell s effects, but a weird philosophy for why the spell works While tying it to a specific world view, it also makes the spells much cooler.As part of that, the spells also come with much cooler names There s a light spell, basically, but it s called a blaze in the northern sky and the background is that it opens the world to meteoric invasion that, if the spell works correctly, provides light through the night by setting the sky on fire.What s cooler a spell that provides light, or a spell that provides light because it ignites the sky One of the reasons that the spell names are so cool is that they re taken from heavy metal song names There arenames in the back that do in fact sound like they d make great spells Eat the Distance, Lunar Womb, Necrophagious Shadows.Some of them, in fact, even better spells than the ones here Sometimes the spells seem to bury the lede, so to speak Storming through red clouds and holocaust winds has as its philosophy that humans are naturally easily manipulated into forming groups The spell, however, as its primary effect, merely causes victims to attack any target in striking distance The secondary effect is to cause the victims to attack anyone who made their save Given the explanation I would make that the primary effect divide those in the area of effect into two groups, one group of which is oblivious that they are about to become targets of the other group.Which is an easy enough change to make.The only disappointment is that the book doesn t live up to the title or the back cover blurb.Vaginas Are Magic is a book of blasphemous, dangerous magic featuring spells that only women characters can cast.I have an adventure that I just ran at the North Texas RPG convention and expect to run again, involving perversions of birth and sacrificial victimization On hearing about this book, its title and its focus, and knowing it comes from James Raggi, I had high hopes of being able to use it directly in the game, offering these spells for use by the player character sorceror.Unfortunately, the only sense in which these are women only spells is that there is a rule which says only women can cast them And even that rule has a caveat if men want to cast the spells, they can research a version that men can cast but otherwise does the same thing Which makes sense, because there is no sense in the spells themselves that they are attuned to women in any special way They re just a somewhat random collection of very weird spells Even the one spell that involves birth allows the use of a surrogate, which would be the standard way that evil male wizards would cast the spell.That said, however, I would not have been in the least disappointed if the book s title was just Free Weird Spells The title sets it up to bethan what it is, but what it is is still very cool.The book also provides a very simple magic replacement for old school DD type games that provides all spells to all casters, and increases the effect as casters gain level It s an interesting idea, especially with weird and powerful magic DD only lets low level spellcasters cast one spell or so a day, so why not make that spell weird and powerful (((Book))) ⇔ Vaginas Are Magic! ⇨ Vaginas Are Magic is a book of blasphemous, dangerous magic featuring spells that only women characters can cast It also includes a new magic system for use with Lamentations of the Flame Princess and all other traditional class and level tabletop role playing games I got this because I was curious about the adjusted magic system described herein I read that plus the author s notes and the section magic a primer Provided me with some context on how magic in an OSR game can be streamlined I don t intend to ever use it directly but it does help when running LotFP modules in my system of choice, which is Vagabonds of Dyfed The spells, which make up the bulk of this book, look fun enough and if I ever need inspiration for something like it, I will defini I got this because I was curious about the adjusted magic system described herein I read that plus the author s notes and the section magic a primer Provided me with some context on how magic in an OSR game can be streamlined I don t intend to ever use it directly but it does help when running LotFP modules in my system of choice, which is Vagabonds of Dyfed The spells, which make up the bulk of this book, look fun enough and if I ever need inspiration for something like it, I will definitely dip back in While the title of the book is intentional made to illicit a reaction from some people most of the content has nothing to do with sexuality or female anatomy In fact it is a test bed for a way to handle magic in an RPG system The line that best sums it is, when the magic user says that they are going to cast a spell not only does the GM say oh God, the other players at the table should also These spells are powerful, and potentially session game world impacting Leaving lasting scars. The Voodoo that Huhu do A review of Vaginas are Magic, the spells and sorcery supplement published for Free RPG Day 2017 by Lamentations of the Flame Princess for use with Lamentations of the Flame Princess Weird Fantasy Roleplay and other retroclones.http rlyehreviews.blogspot.co.uk 20 The Voodoo that Huhu do A review of Vaginas are Magic, the spells and sorcery supplement published for Free RPG Day 2017 by Lamentations of the Flame Princess for use with Lamentations of the Flame Princess Weird Fantasy Roleplay and other retroclones.http rlyehreviews.blogspot.co.uk 20 The Weird Magic system is something I really want to experiment with Great book to add some depth to your LotFP games. This is a brilliant how to for spells in any tabletop fantasy quirky, horrifying and absolutely over the top.