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I play a lot of minecraft. Too much, maybe. But I think of it as a way to exercise my brain.

Some people call it Legos on the computer, and they aren’t wrong. 182 more words

Personal Notes

Shadow of the Founders: an experiment in Ars Fiction

A short story not suited to the communal anthology we are working on in the Ars noticeboards.


To Justina of Guernicus, chief Quaesitor of the Normandy Tribunal, Salve! 824 more words

Ars Magica

Watch "Half-swording - Why grabbing a sharp blade in a s…" on YouTube

I almost never share YouTube videos on the blog, but for Ars fans…
Half-swording – Why grabbing a sharp blade in a s…: http://youtu.be/vwuQPfvSSlo

Ars Magica

Ars Magica - German Timeline 1220-1231

I was asked a long time ago, when I mentioned that I include timelines in my Ars Magica adventures, to post some online. Below the fold is cut-n-paste from an adventure set in what  7,393 more words

Historical RPGs

Ars Magica - Timekeeping

So, although I don’t run a campaign right now, my favorite roleplaying game for the past decade has been Atlas Games’s Ars Magica. I started playing it when the Fourth Edition was free, and now I’m deep into the weeds in the Fifth Edition. 1,047 more words

Historical RPGs


Welcome to Unserious Gaming, a (as of this post) new blog about roleplaying games!

Soon this blog will be filled with the stories of my gaming group, which doesn’t have a name because we’re not cool or nerdy (pick one) enough to nickname ourselves. 69 more words

Roleplaying Games