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Character Generation

During character generation, you draw cards, which determine your starting stats, skills, abilities, and equipment.  The goal is to make this step as quick as possible, so don’t sweat the details too much.   230 more words

Rules

Stats and Skills

Stats and Skills are the basic traits of your character.  Each ranges from 1 to 5 and forms your dice pool, with or without an accompanying skill.   398 more words

Rules

Starting Equipment

As a pioneer of the dread frontiers, you only have what you need.  Your starting equipment is largely determined by your starting skills.  Run through the list below to find out what you have.   396 more words

Character Generation

"It's Tyromancy, Not Cheesomancy": War of Ashes Beta Character Creation

First thing I’ve learned about blogging: never write that you’ll do anything “tomorrow”.  I might have met my self-imposed deadline, but that’s as much by good fortune as design. 1,377 more words

Beta Testing

Character Generation Example Five - Shadowrun 5th Edition

Welcome back my few and loyal viewers.  Today we will be looking at Shadowrun 5th Edition, now I have a chequered history with this game, generally I’m in the camp of ‘Get your damn elves out of my Cyberpunk’ but I was encouraged by a friend to try out the Shadowrun Returns computer game on my Android table.  4,890 more words

Roleplaying & Boardgames

Reading in the Heat

I’m waiting for the temperature to drop a few degrees before I start making sweet and sour chicken.  The heat has been one of the reasons why the only thing I have done today is read and stay hydrated. 621 more words

Daily Thought

Generating A Headache

I have a headache this big…damn, you can’t see how far apart my hands are, then again if I am typing this my hands can’t really be that far apart…I have a giant headache. 509 more words

Gaming Thought