The Generic Villain Feigns Godhood

While this is a continuation of my discussion of acquiring cultists as minions, and does potentially serve as an alternative to either finding or making up something for said cultists to worship, let me put on the record right now that this title is an artifact of the Management’s title creation process. I don’t do [...]

The Generic Villain on Cults: Objects of Worship

So you’ve decided you’re going to use cultists as your minions of choice. Nifty—but you’ve got a lot of work to do. One of the most important elements is figuring out what your cult is going to worship.
Many of us go the claiming divinity route. I’m going to come back to that (yes, this cult [...]

The Generic Villain Gets a Cult

I realized not long ago that most of my helpful little riffs assume that your minions are some sort of organization or army. It’s nice, I suppose, but I know we don’t all work that way; just because the Management is hip-deep in military and deeper in bureaucracy doesn’t mean she gets to jump to [...]