Category Archives: Roleplaying

Dungeons and Dragons: Resurgent

I am excited to hear and see talk about D&D again. I am enjoying the fact that the local mailing lists about organized play are starting to get lively again. This is a good thing, but will it be sustained? … Continue reading

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D&D Next, Before, Now, Then, Which is it? I reflect

I recently had the luxury of getting to play the new 5th Edition starter set for D&D. Is it really fair to call it fifth edition? Was it a good time? How’d the game go? How was the basic D&D … Continue reading

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This Week in LARP nerdom

I failed at my mission. I brought my camera into the danger zone of the woods with no case (since I ripped and broke mine). I took Zero pictures! Arrrgghhh! I had a pretty good time. I continue to wrack … Continue reading

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Reflections on running Warhammer Fantasy Roleplay by FFG

Roleplaying in my standard gaming group has been very experimental for a few months or maybe even a year now. Some of this is probably a push from me (who usually runs the games) to do something new and different. … Continue reading

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Card Based RPG mechanics

Why a card based action system? The purpose of exploring the route of a card based rpg (rather than just one with character sheets and dice) is to allow for more simultaneous actions.  Rather than having players ask for clarifications … Continue reading

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Rumors Buried Deep, Final print

Map of Guddereicht The town of Guddereicht survives the barbarians… and a massive westerly tidal wave! Much of the western half of town has been destroyed by the massive wave that struck just as the warlord, Augrock Targon, and his … Continue reading

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Rumors Buried Deep Volume IX

Rumors Buried Deep SPECIAL EDITION Lord Lindthurst Crowned Protector of Guddereicht The Tidewall Militia leadership has returned with the true heir to the town of Guddereicht. The ceremony for Lord Lindthurst was both short and lacking of the usual feasting … Continue reading

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