Online resources for all kinds of tabletop role playing systems researched by Sophie from Role Play Haven
Free adventures with various system formats, notably systems like D&D 5e, Cyberpunk, Warhammer, Call of Cthulhu, GURPS.
Blogs e.g trilemma
Pre-written adventures not locked to any sytem. You set when and what your players roll, use resources from your chosen system to get enemy and monster stat blocks.
Free and purchase websites
From free/pwyc to luxury bundles: adventures, resources and supplements for lots of systems, written by enthusiatic players just like you.
Drive thu rpg
Paper miniature maker
D100 tables for fantasy A variety of features and objects (mostly fantasy)
Random generators for all sorts of things
Shops, treasure, NPC’s (genres/systems: fantasy, space, Bladerunner, Pathfinder, D&D)
50 free maps from Silver Compass beautifully drawn maps
City, villages, natural areas, dungeons
Dungeon maps (with multi page printing options)
Character description generator (and many more )
Token maker https://thefatefulforce.com/battle-resources/token-creator/
(the bottom of the page has a set of free humanoid npc tokens too)
Online forums like reddit/discord can be a treasure trove of community created resources (some for free, some on patreons or private websites)
2e character builders
Free adventures Paizo free RPG Day PDF’s
Pathfinder 1 (19 options)
Pathfinder 2e (4 options)
Dungeons & Dragons
Basic rules for D&D 5e download from Wizards of the Coast
or view on DnD Beyond https://www.dndbeyond.com/sources/basic-rules
Free online character builders
Dnd Beyond character creator (some limitations/paid options)
DMs vault (good if you are trying 'point buy' for the first time, mostly customisable, no sign up necessary)
Fast character (fast, fun, randomised pregens to play)
5e Companion App (check your phones app store to see if it, or other options are available )
https://www.aidedd.org/dnd-builder/index.php (limited customisation)
Free D&D 5e adventures
PDFs adventures from Wizards of the Coast
Six faces of death (lvl 11-13): An alien being, dark omens, and vanishing ships send the adventurers to a mysterious island, newly appeared in the Sea of Swords. But can the characters uncover the mysteries of the changing Island in time to save Faerûn from a terror from another plane? https://media.wizards.com/2018/dnd/dragon/21/DRA21_sixfacesdeath.pdf
Elfhunt (lvl 5): In the Jungles of Chult lies Camp Highmore, a trading place in the heart of the wilderness. Here the fittest rule, but an elf has recently tipped the scale of power by stealing secret militaryinformation. A group of adventurers are hired to track her down and bring her back to Camp Highmore. (Time estimate 14hr-28hr)
Winters splendor (adjustable lvl 1–4): You’re invited to the Midwinter Gala in the City of Splendors! Among the jovial festivities, a sinister mystery waits to be unwrapped. A two-to-four-hour holiday adventure
Ice road trackers (lvl 1): A trek toward Icewind Dale turns deadlywhen an avalanche blocks the heroes’ passage through the Spineof the World. Rescued by a menagerie of strange creatures, the heroes are asked to return the favor in exchange for answers about what’s happening in the cold and frozen North.
The Scroll Thief (lvl 2): A series of odd thefts have local heads ofvarious schools in scholars square concerened link here https://media.wizards.com/2014/downloads/dnd/DDEX16_TheScrollThief.pdf
Barber of Silver Moon (lvl 4–6) : People have been disappearing atnight in the city of Silverymoon. Some vanish entirely, leavingbehind whispered rumors of fiends or other evil creatures havingspirited them away. Others return strangely altered, with theirmemories of having been kidnapped wiped clean and their mindsstrangely dulled—and always with remarkable haircuts. https://media.wizards.com/2017/dnd/dragon/DRA12_barbersilverymoon_jbt.pdf
Northern Palace (any level): In the farthest northern reaches of icydarkness stands a fabulous palace—the grand home of amysterious tribe of gift-giving elves. At least, rumors speak of sucha place. Great riches and rewards supposedly emanate from the Northern Palace, so surely any party of adventurers will find it aworthy location to seek out.
Crypts at Kelemvor: This scenario sees the adventuring party given an important quest to collect a number of broken magical seals and to light a number of magical braziers, all of which once protected the crypts of Kelemvor. In so doing, they can help to quell a devastating uprising of undead
Gribbits Detective Agency (lvl1): the powerful underworld figure known as the Beggar King, has vanished. adventurers must get to the bottom of where his boss has gone, and why.
2022 One Page Dungeon Contest Compendium (pay what you want)
Free adventures at D&D Beyond
Frozen Sick (progress from lvl 1–3): a strange malady that turned anexplorer into an ice statue, and which has since shown up in another of thevillage’s residents. The characters investigate the mystery while contendingwith the forces of the Uttolots, and Shadycreek Run.
The next few are free but account required
Lightning Keep (lvl 3 ): Adventurers set out to clear the lightning keep of monsters and activate its magical shield to protect townspeople
Prisoner 13 (lvl 4): adventurers are hired to break into a prison to retrieve info and an object
Star Forge (lvl 16): your choosen story hook requires adventurers to explore the legendary Star Forge.
Call of Cthulhu
For Players: quick start rules, including creating investigators https://www.chaosium.com/content/FreePDFs/CoC/CHA23131%20Call%20of%20Cthulhu%207th%20Edition%20Quick-Start%20Rules.pdf
For Keepers: quick start guide
Two free adventures
Lightless Beacon: on a ship heading for Rockport, Massachusetts, on Monday, April12th, 1926, the night of the new moon. Due to a malfunction at the lighthouse on Beacon Island, their ship founders on nearby rocks.
Dead Boarder: This is a murder investigation, which centers on the discovery of abody in a locked room. There are secrets contained in the room to be uncovered by the investigators.
Cult of Chaos GM Programme. Sign-up to run a couple of public games a year (RPH gming and Con GMing would count ) and get access to a selection of adventures for Chaosium systems (Call of Cthulhu x8, Runequest x4, Pendragon x1, 7th Sea x1) https://www.chaosium.com/organized-play/
Character creator: https://hammergen.net/
If Looks Could Kill: When the adventurers agree to help Rutger Reuter, a charismatic, young merchant from Ubersreik, little do they realise what’s in store. https://cubicle7games.com/if-looks-could-kill-pdf
Homecoming: A rogue drone causes mayhem in the Upper Marina, 4th and 3rd streetintersection. Lawmen calls in for any local backup. Of course, you wouldn’t go if cash isn’t involved. Multiple casualties and only two guys in blue holding on for dear life. The drone, attached by a cable and shouting repeatedly “Be careful! Please! Help!”, holds a machine gun and is popping lead to everything that moves. Another day in paradise. https://poluspr.com/2021/03/16/cyberpunk-red-homecoming/
Special delivery: A fixer in urgent need of a few edgerunners. A last minute announcement for an important job. "Go to apartment 17C. Collar got the dates for a simple trade. Be prepared for any booster ganger fools in the Combat Zone. You might get caught in a middle of a firefight, choomba."
Vampire the Masqerade
Players character building: https://app.demiplane.com/nexus/vampire
Story: Auld Sanguine https://marketplace.roll20.net/browse/module/14024/auld-sanguine
5th edition Quick-start adventure https://preview.drivethrurpg.com/en/product/251678/The-Monsters-A-Vampire-the-Masquerade-5th-Edition-Quickstart