How Quickly Things Change

By Tuesday, January 19, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

And just like that, the FASERIP experiment is no more and we are off to another system. There is always the tension between bringing something out that is your personal vision and bringing something out that reflects what the market expects.  It looks like we've decided to go with the former and bash out something close ...

Heroic RPG Update

By Saturday, January 16, 2016 0 No tags Permalink 0

How quickly things change. So due to a combination of design decisions and someone else working in the Old School D&D space, the Heroic RPG has ventured off in another direction. As Andrew mentions in his video here, the core of the game is going to be based on the beloved classic Marvel Super Heroes. Consider ...

The Joy is in the Chase

Mad Max: Fury Road is a movie about chasing things. Chasing survival. Chasing glory. Chasing treasures. Chasing ghosts. Chasing hope. Chasing freedom. Chasing redemption. It's just that all of it is filtered through two hours of chasing a truck. The film has been getting stellar reviews and with good reason. It is a master class in a certain type of visual storytelling. Despite it's ...

Stone in the Sky

By Monday, March 2, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 0

As most of you know, the book is out, and you can purchase it here. (Although actually there are a bunch of purchase links here on the blog tour list.) I have, of course, purchased a copy, and I'm oddly excited because the book is a bit of a mystery to me.  I often get to read ...

SlamTastique

By Thursday, February 19, 2015 0 No tags Permalink 0

The SlamTastique Story Slam returned last night, with a new locale, the wonderful Cafe Mariposa. The locale is an intimate and supportive venue, and really suits storytelling, with almost no barrier between teller and audience. As per the rules, I did not win. (Yes, that is a rule.) That honour went to the highly deserving of ...