Aug 312016
#RPGaDAY 31 2016 – Best Game Advice Ever!

Probably the best advice would be to just have fun, but I particularly like Dungeon World’s advice to “Play to find out what happens.” More awesomeness… We’re back! (what REALLY happened) Favorite Site of the Month: July/2011 Take a Break Sunday- Dragon Age: Redemption (Felicia Day) Specialty Horses on Sale! 55%-65% off!

Aug 302016
#RPGaDAY 29 & 30 2016 – Best Place to Game!

Today’s entry is a bit late, and as it turns out I’m doing a combo entry covering two days. If I could play anywhere in the world, I’d have to say I’d prefer gaming at home in the most awesome gaming room. I thought of all the cool places, like in a castle, a pyramid, a haunted house, etc. and they’re all awesome, but I [Read the article]

Aug 282016
#RPGaDAY 28 2016 – Every Gamer Must Have Read This Book

There is one book that I believe is at the foundation of all gamer’s pasts, or if it’s not, it should be. It’s a classic tale of a hero’s quest, but one told in an ancient, different world, but one that’s not so different that we can’t see ourselves in it. The group comes together soon in the beginning and go on to face many different [Read the article]

Aug 272016
#RPGaDAY 27 2016 – Most Unusual Circumstance In Which I've Gamed

The time that comes to mind was after the great blizzard of 1996 in Victoria, British Columbia. Now, although that’s in Canada you should understand that Victoria’s weather is actually the mildest of in the country. Typically the city gets maybe a day or two of snow, sometimes nothing more than a dusting here and there. On those days, mayhem ensues as people unused and unprepared to drive [Read the article]

Aug 262016
#RPGaDAY 26 2016 – What Hobbies Go Best With RPGs

This is a pretty easy one, since RPGs naturally fit in a constellation of various hobbies. Wargaming is the one that gave it birth and miniature painting goes hand-in-hand with it. Computer gaming was born out of tabletop RPGs, and as such, computer programming is another hobby that follows this path. Consuming media is necessary to develop new stories, so goes well with RPGs. Finally, I’d say that artistic [Read the article]

Aug 252016
#RPGaDAY 25 2016 – What Makes a Good Character?

Over the years I have seen a number of good characters, ones that have stood out among the hundreds. What made them stand out was that they were memorable, but what made them memorable? I’d say there are three key factors to making a great character: a strong personality, a strong focus and character development. More awesomeness… Take a Break Sunday: Best RPG Inspiring, Non-Movie Trailer Ever! [Read the article]

Aug 232016
#RPGaDAY 23 2016 – Best "Worst Luck" Story

As mentioned earlier, I used to play a lot of GURPS and, as I referenced yesterday, one time my luck turned completely one hundred percent bad. The fates had conspired – I must die. More awesomeness… New, Stronger Bases for the Horse Minis! Favorite Site of the Month: August/2011 Favorite Site of the Month – March/2011 Join me at Arisia 2013!