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Retrospective – A year of gaming with kids (part 3)
We’ve reached the third and last installment of my end-of-year review and reflection of the after-school club’s activities. In this part I’ll talk a little about the observations I’ve made about the play of the various...
- Posted 721 days ago
Retrospective: A year of gaming with kids (Part 1)
As the school year draws to an end, I’m looking back on the various games we played at the after-school gaming club to see what worked and what didn’t. I also am already thinking about what...
- Posted 729 days ago
I have my advance PDF copy of the Fiasco Companion and it’s awesome
I received my complementary advance PDF of the upcoming Fiasco Companion – I had the great honor of having an interview with me included in the book – and it’s awesome. The book looks great, is...
- Posted 736 days ago
Review – Fiasco
Fiasco is a game about plans gone awry, bad decisions made worse, and stupid people doing even stupider things. Okay, so that’s not exactly true because while it may have been inspired by movies like Fargo...
- Posted 768 days ago
Our first “Story Game Friday” session went well
Myself and a couple of the regulars from my Sunday game decided in 2011 we would start meeting one Friday per month to play a few of the multitude of story-oriented RPGs I have amassed over...
- Posted 820 days ago
Gaming with Kids: A High School Fiasco (the Apple Valley High Session)
I’ve run three games of Fiasco over the past three weeks at the after-school club, each of them a big hit with the high school students, so much so that we’ve actually had drop in players...
- Posted 912 days ago
Gaming with Kids: From D&D to Fiasco
It’s official, 4E D&D is a dead at the after-school gaming club. At the moment the students are really grooving on playing Fiasco – we’ve played three weeks in a row and I’ve had new kids...
- Posted 913 days ago
The games I played at IndieCon – Session #2
My second game was an impromptu one: I couldn’t find an available slot in the second session and so coming off the awesome Fiasco game I played in during session #1, I decided to facilitate a...
- Posted 926 days ago
Gaming with Kids: We played some Fiasco and it was a big hit
Fresh off my games of Fiasco at IndieCon, I decided to teach the kids at the game club how to play it. We had five players, including myself. I let them choose the playset (they choose...
- Posted 927 days ago
The games I played at IndieCon – Session #1
I had the great fortune of playing in seven sessions at IndieCon. Here are a session report from session #1. Session #1 – Fiasco This was facilitated by Declan Feeny with 5 participants. We chose Graham...
- Posted 927 days ago