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A day in the life of a Bolshoi Ballet Academy student

This is a typical day in the life of a Bolshoi Ballet Academy student…… I’m currently in Second Course, the second year of a three-year diploma. 759 more words

My Training

egrep: character class syntax is [[:space:]], not [:space:]

Writing complex regex expressions can be daunting. And the task is sometimes exacerbated by strange error messages that you get from the tools. I was tweaking the configuration for logcheck and suddenly started to get this error: 177 more words


Updated Warden Class for S&W Whitebox and Labyrinth Lord

I’ve updated my Warden class for both Labyrinth Lord and Swords & Wizardry Whitebox, mainly to clean them up a bit, and add new rules around bow expertise. 60 more words

Swords & Wizardry

5E - Roguish Archtype - The Scout

This archetype¬†owes its existence to the Scout “NPC” class from Dragon #161 for AD&D 1E. Not that I would have ever have expected it, but it was a very popular option for a large number of players for pretty much all the reasons suggested by the article itself, you get a thief without having to worry about them picking your pocket, as well as some other abilities that made it extremely useful for adventuring groups. 307 more words

Game Design

5E - Monastic Traditions - Monks from the Shadowlands

So, in my days of 1E, I had developed a whole series of “Fighting Styles” adapted from the Oriental Adventures martial arts, these then turned into fully-fledged rules for fighting and dueling styles when I developed my own game engine. 667 more words

Campaign Development