Tags » RPing

Five tips to writing better!

For starters, I don’t write for a living, though I’d really like to someday, so some of these things might not even apply to you. However, I indulge myself in collaborative writing on a forum I discovered almost 4 years ago – I think it’s changed my life considerably. 815 more words


Common (forum) RP'ing Pitfalls

I used to be a forum RP’er. I started waaay back in the day on Nintendo’s old Power Up (RP) board on the Nsider forums, and wound up running my own for a good 5+ years. 1,340 more words


Clicking With Your Characters

There’s something important for me about having a ‘click’ or a ‘story’ about my characters. I can’t just have ‘my Ranger,’ for example, without a connection. 587 more words

The Traveller Of Tyria

Writing With Mary Sue Characters

How often do you, as a roleplayer, find yourself writing with or playing with a Mary Sue/Gary Stew character? In my years on play by post forums I have come across a fair few and I try and avoid RPing with them where possible. 507 more words


Country Life: Harvest Day Pros and Cons

Okay, so I realized I made a crap starting tutorial, I’m revamping it and making it more concise and clearer.

First let me point out this is Country Life: Harvest Day, not normal Country Life. 1,268 more words

Role Play

Country Life: Harvest Day Tutorial, Basic, Title Screen

Okay, so I’ve been missing Harvest Moon a lot, and went to check Google Apps for a game like it, the first one that came up was Country Life: Harvest Day. 1,134 more words

Role Play

Planning stages, Part 3

It’s surprising how much research I’ve done already, and I’ve only¬†been planning this properly for just less than three weeks. In this time I’ve already come up with some ideas that I’m personally quite proud of. 637 more words