Retro Games, and Old Ways That Died For a Reason

Nostalgia can be a hell of a drug. I grew up playing old DOS games, and the occasional console game at a friend's house. I was primarily a PC gamer during my formative years (still am), and while I was growing up, games were growing up as well. There were…

Mothership Post-Mortem

I ran a Mothership game for the Tuesday night group. It just wrapped up. Here's how it went, and the lessons learned.…

Illara, Goddess of Fortune and Prophecy

A deity of a fallen civilization from a D&D game I ran a while back. Feel free to steal. Illara, Goddess of Fortune and ProphecyAlignment: True Neutral Illara is recently depicted as a younger, attractive woman, although she has gone by other names and faces in ages gone…

One-Shots: The Taxmen Cometh

This is from my developing notebook of one-shots, for when you need a game night on the quick. Lord Blood has sent you, his trusted Taxmen, throughout his domain to collect his cut. ¬†Everbody pays. ¬†You must collect. If ANYONE tries to cheat the Taxmen, the Auditors will find out.…

Fixing Exalted

I'm in a sizable Exalted game which runs several times a year over the course of a weekend. It's a fun-ass time. We started the game in 2e, and transitioned to 3e as it became available. The campaign has been going since...Jesus, 2010, and I love the game and…