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Absence, and a proposal

I’ve been in San Francisco for work essentially all of this week, explaining my lack of writing. I was able to put down 600 words on Fratricide in the hotel room, but a relative lack of time has made blogging about anything pertinent somewhat difficult. 250 more words

Writing

Play-by-Post games: Going literary

I almost called this “In Defense of the Play-by-Post”, but I realized that title corrodes my thesis quite badly. The play-by-post (PbP) as a gaming medium doesn’t need defending. 993 more words

Writing

Swords & Wizardry Forum Update

Just a quick update, the new Swords & Wizardry forum is still going strong, now with 64 members and 1500+ posts. A lot of those posts are in the… 40 more words

Swords & Wizardry

Moderating Negativity, a futile endeavour

I was once at a site where the admin banned any negativity in their out of character sections and chatbox. Admittedly there had been some oversharing but this admin, in response to others voicing some negative things that had happened in their “real life” demanded that all members show nothing but happiness when in ooc areas. 178 more words

Community

Gamers Plane: Play by Post Heaven


Though not necessarily related to any system in particular, I felt Gamers Plane was worth reviewing/giving a shout. Gamers Plane is a forum website that’s designed for general RPG discussions and setting up Play by Post games. 462 more words

RPG