Monster Friday: The Goblin Queen

Every week in October we'll be bringing you a system-agnostic monster to plug into your games. This time we have the Goblin Queen, created and illustrated by Sarah Richardson.

Illustration is NSFW. 

The Goblin Queen

Name: Anne Morrison
Type: Monster/Devourer
Motivation: Consuming teeth and bones makes her grow stronger.
Powers: Invisibility, Charm, Telekinesis
Weaknesses: Cold iron, Magic, Rowan wood and berries
Attacks: Throw items - 2-4 harm close, Claw 3 harm intimate
Armor: 0          Harm capacity: 10
Custom move: Charm
Roll +Cool. On 10+, mark xp & take +1 forward if you follow her orders. On 7-9, mark xp if you do as she commands. If you refuse, +1 on her next attempt to entrance you. On a miss, do what she says.

Name: Goblin swarm
Type: Minion/Plague
Motivation: Destroy the humans and bring their tasty bits to 'Mother'.
Powers: Faery Raide, bite (individual)
Weaknesses: Cold iron, Magic, Rowan wood and berries
Attacks: Bite 2 harm intimate, Faery Raide 3 harm close
Armor: 0         Harm: 1 (individual), 6 as a swarm
Custom move: Faery Raide
The swarm will snatch individuals up and hold them in the air, tossing them from one goblin to another and completely disorienting them. The goblins will rip at the person with claws and teeth before dropping them from a height designed to hurt the individual.

Sarah 'Doombringer' Richardson is a graphic artist who illustrates, lays out, and creates tabletop RPGs. She writes for Women Write About Comics and you can hear her on the IGDN podcast, Indie Syndicate. You can see her work at and follow her on Twitter as@scorcha79.