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On the topic of milestones, with a discussion of how to make games great

If anyone was paying attention, this entry marks my first month on this blog.  It’s an interesting goal to have achieved, in that the goals that I set for myself were a little strange – post an entry every single day, make sure that it was more than 1,000 words, and hold to a particular level of quality for the topics.  2,552 more words

Gaming Philosophy

Back to the Rule of Five – Setting in the Exalted RPG

A little over a week ago, I looked at Exalted in broad terms, defining what made it different from the more standard fantasy games and giving a bit of an overview of some of the mechanics.  1,632 more words


Prompt: What does being a Solar Exalted mean to you?

To be a Solar is a process, a journey.

A Solar is gifted with power that no human being can truly grasp. It is not only the strength to do the impossible, but the responsibility to do the impossible. 394 more words


Exalted, in extremely general terms

As an exercise, I started listing out all of the different directions I could go when talking about Exalted.  I sketched out the things that I loved about the game, of which there were many.  1,666 more words


The Heirlooms of Yu-Shan

Yu-Shan, the Low-Hanging Star Turned Celestial Plain (Reality Shaping)

Heaven is a Primordial, unbeknownst to most of her current inhabitants. While not even Charles knows that much about her at the moment, he has discovered her devas through consultation with Dumenza, the Calibration Gate-a necessary step in fixing the Celestial City within Yu-Shan’s world-body. 259 more words


The Chronicles Of Heavenly Artifice CLIII - Vignette At Area 51

During the second world war the OSS (and, for that matter, several other nations) had had a few very special agents. Men with strange powers who had answered their countries call rather than the lure of the exotic paths that had opened before them. 2,423 more words

Role Playing Game

Pro seo Sol Invictus - A Solar Exalted Poem

The Dawn pushes away the old night
At the Zenith He sees all things
In an Eclipse, He stands with all the heavens
And His Twilight keeps the darkness away… 9 more words