Tags » Chargen

A Return

Well I am sorry I left things hanging, website where sometimes people read stuff. I was really getting into Sker, and then I had a shattering revelation. 460 more words

D&D

Netflow - top talkers

I got a request from a friend to describe the Netflow top talkers feature.
Netflow is a Cisco proprietary protocol that is used to see which… 644 more words

ICMP

Unique Things, Icons, and Awesome Characters

Well, those neighborhood boys that I ran through a quick tutorial with are all gung-ho ready to play 13th Age! They’ve started reading the rules, and I was amazed when they came back with really good One Unique Things (“Uniques” for short), Icon Relationships, and Backgrounds. 980 more words

Let's Hear It For Random Chargen

Just about to start a new M&M 3E campaign (woo! Green Ronin!) but had no ideas at all what to play. Thinking I’d probably get something that wouldn’t inspire me much, being way too general or not my style, I was trepidatious and skeptical when I took my d20 and rolled on the excellent random chargen that comes with the GM’s kit. 699 more words

Game Theory

Thoughts about TargetRPG

Today I quit my job. I did so since it put pressure I could not handle and caused stress I could not work with. This act is both a good and a bad thing, but not what I’m here to talk about. 650 more words

RPGs

Blog Carnival - Heroes Living and Dead

The theme for this month’s Blog Carnival is Heroes Living & Dead. For some, it will be an opportunity to tell you all about their favorite characters from campaigns new and old, but I’d like to focus on what gives a hero depth, and makes them worth remembering. 401 more words

DnD

Character concepts - Archetypical or Unique

The pirates campaign launches this evening! Anchors away! Avast ye mateys, and all that. Most of the party is coming to the table with character concepts in mind (if not character sheets!) which got me thinking; In this new campaign we are starting as members of a pirate crew, each there for our own reasons. 474 more words

RPGs