Is the loot valuable or not? The price tag is meaningless. It’s all in how you describe it. Take a page from the home shopping channel, where no item is too mundane to be praised.
It’s not a “small figurine”. It’s a “beautiful, hand-crafted figurine of a water nymph”. Yes, this seems silly. Of course it’s hand-crafted. Everything is in a pre-industrial world. I’m telling you: It doesn’t matter if it’s not worth two coppers and weighs as much as a brick, your players will fight over that figurine if you make it sound exciting.
The true story of three strange days in 1989, when the last months of my adolescence ran out and the first few sparks of adulthood appeared.
The Best of 2012
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2012.
The Best of 2011
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2011.
Resident Evil 4
Who is this imbecile and why is he wandering around Europe unsupervised?
The Best of 2013
My picks for what was important, awesome, or worth talking about in 2013.