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Designer Diary #6: Building and Maintaining a Vast Universe

As promised, I took a break from writing the blog, in part due to working 70 hours a week, but also in part because I went out of the country for half a month and was without internet for most of that time, having gone deep into the jungles of the Philippines (maybe I’ll tell you about it sometime—it wasn’t a leisure trip or a vacation, but it was rather exciting!) 1,551 more words

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Designer Diary #4: RPG Character Creation

In this post, I continue to discuss rpg concepts and what we decided to do for our roleplaying game, Cosmothea, and why. I don’t know about you, but Character Creation in roleplaying games has nearly always been a blast for me. 1,307 more words

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Designer Diary #3: RPG Classes or Not?!

Welcome to our 3rd Designer Diary in which we go behind the scenes on the Cosmothea Blended-Genre Roleplaying Game. Today I’d like to discuss classes (careers, professions, archetypes, affiliations, whatever you want to call them) and what we ultimately decided to do about them in… 1,180 more words

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Designer Diary #2: The Scope of an RPG (Part 2)

Welcome back for another designer diary! This is the second in a new series, so if you’re just jumping on board, check out our last one and let’s roll! 1,967 more words

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2 for Tuesday #14: Life's Rewards and Personal Growth

It’s been awhile since I’ve talked about the Cosmothea Blended-Genre Roleplaying Game itself — much more often, I’ve been delving into the campaign setting itself, which I affectionately call the Cosmoverse these days. 2,049 more words

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2 for Tuesday #13: Gearing up for Kickstarter & Fated for Fiction

Welcome to another Tuesday night. The past seven days flew by for me, hopefully yours went by a little more slowly. I’m not complaining, however, it was a good seven days with some exciting updates on our upcoming Arcane Synthesis: A Blended-Genre Anthology! 2,174 more words

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2 for Tuesday #5: Social Conflict & Health Recovery Systems

Wow, it’s Tuesday again! These weeks have been flying by whether fun or not. Fortunately, I’ve been up to a good dose of fun lately! I’ve been hard at work both on the Cosmothea Blended-Genre RPG and preparing for our upcoming Kickstarter. 1,025 more words

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