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Vestraadi, Blindness, and RPGs

I’ve a tendency for humility, so this post is prompted more by Jonathan G. Nelson (over at AAW Games) than anything else—if someone with a disposition as sunny as his is telling me to explain what the Vestraadi are  651 more words

MIke Myler

Tools of the Trade: GM Screens

One of the most basic tools of the GM’s trade is the GM (or DM) screen. I’ve used such screens for a variety of games over my twenty years of running campaigns. 144 more words


Happy GM's Day 2015

Today is International GM’s Day! Since 2002, this day has been set aside to commemorate the hard work that your friendly neighborhood game master puts in to make your game the excellent experience that it is week after week. 93 more words

Game Masters

Review: Game Masters, National Museum of Scotland

Appearing in the wake of Mammoths and Vikings, The National Museum of Scotland is currently hosting the Melbourne-developed exhibition, Game Masters, featuring over 100 playable games. 892 more words


LifeHacker Spotlights RPGs

In this interesting and fairly comprehensive piece on LifeHacker.com, RPGs get their time in the spotlight for being exercises in problem solving, social skills, and creativity. 17 more words


Game Masters

Sarah Rothwell, Assistant Curator, Modern and Contemporary Design from the National Museum of Scotland (NMS) has very kindly taken the time to write about the Game Masters exhibition for the Scottish Museums Federation blog. 776 more words


2014 Stats, State of the Project, Moving Forward


WordPress provides a handy-dandy report for the end of year stats for your blog that gives you a snapshot of how you’re doing. I thought I’d give you a taste of some of those stats, a report of how this project is going, and some thoughts on how I’m moving forward with this blog in the next year. 424 more words

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