Fun little ghostly animated series. Enjoy the whole series over at FEARNET.
It’s that time of year again. Time roll out the ghosts and ghoulies. You know. Halloween. Normally around this time of year I like to throw up some stuff Horror related stuff but this I want to head down a slightly different but related alley. I’m talking about urban fantasy gaming. I’ve always been a
It’s been a while and it appears that the damned edition wars just won’t die. I’m not going to hide the fact that I really don’t like 4th Edition and have been faithfully playing Pathfinder. It’s just that the bitching just keeps going on and on. Whining about math and balance. Dungeons aren’t right. It’s
Halloween is just around the corner so it’s to get into the “spirit” of things. Morgan Spurlock’s “30 Days of Night” – watch more funny videos
If you haven’t seen JourneyQuest yet just freaking do it now then come back here and finish reading. One of the really neat things the guys over at Zombie Orpheus did was put Journey Quest under a Creative Commons License. So what better way to pay homage (other than cash) to this noble endeavor than
Because you just need a better stapler. Sort of Office/Office Space meets a D&D corporate world. Bit longer than my web clips but I think it’s worth it. Remember when it used to cost 100 GP to identify an item. They do. Dungeons and Dragons Inc. The Quest for the +5 Stapler from J Hanna
News about a company called Social Intelligence Corp. broke last week. I thought that was a dangerous and bad idea then and now that I’ve time to calm my anger, it’s still a damned dangerous slope. On the surface, this may seem like a simple little idea. If a potential employee posts an insane manifesto
I’ve been chatting with Mike from Wrath of Zombies about gaming and other fine geeky things. We’ve talking a lot about FATE and the Dresden Files RPG and how neat Aspects are. I’ve had a similar conversation with our DM who is currently running our Second Darkness game. He’ll also be running Kingmaker for us.
So according to the buzz Sharktopus pretty much owned the ratings for Saturday night cable viewing. But as I sat down to watch this little epic I was expecting some resistance. You see the girl friend ain’t a geek. She tries. And God love her, she does a good job most of the time. But
Why didn’t I hear about Journey Quest sooner? A most epic comedic gaming return from the geniuses at Dead Gentlemen. The neatest thing about this is they are doing via Fan Funding. Just head on over and show these guys some support. We need more good gamer comedy out there.
I’m so sorry but I just couldn’t let it go. I just had to do this for some strange reason. Sharktopus (Wild Card) Attributes: Agility d8, Smarts d6 (A), Spirit d8, Strength dd12+4, Vigor d12 Skills: Fighting d10, Guts d8, Notice d12, Swim d10 Charisma: 0; Pace: 4/10 ; Parry: 7; Toughness: 16 Bite: Str+d8
I just had this crazy idea on the drive home tonight. Go ahead do the Aspects for any fictional character. No need to mess around with skills or anything else. Just play around with Aspects. But you see. Here’s the catch. You can only use song titles. Now if you don’t know anything about FATE
A great little fan project from Dragon*Con. God how wish I had chance to there. But anyway, enjoy the video.
Yep, the wait is over and the documents are up on Green Ronin’s site. This is a really great idea. It’s worked for Paizo with Pathfinder. Plus it’s been a while since Set 1 came out and the coals were starting to get pretty cold. It’s good news that they’ve been able to release this.
You need player Buy In. You know that suspension of disbelief that allows everyone to enjoy the world, the story and not harp about any quirks with the setting or the rules. Everybody has their favorite set of rules and everybody has a set of rules that they absolutely despise. And there’s dozens of rules
Avast ye scurvy dogs! Ye best be talkin’ like a Pirate this fine day or it’ll be a keelhaulin’ for ya. If you want venture forth across sea for glory and booty, I offer up to ye RPG for yer land lubbers who just sit around a table and roll the bones. I be speakin’
Yet another music video clip and it been around the net already but I figured I throw up any way. Special kudos to Seth Green, Katee Sackhoff and Stan Lee. I swear the guy dressed as Spiderman looks a bit like Nathan Fillion but I’m pretty sure that it’s not. Enjoy. Geek and Gamer Girls
Lap tops and tech gadgets are getting more and more prevalent at the game table and there’s a bunch of virtual table tops for folks to use as means of long distance gaming or as a networked solution. Personally, I’ve gotten into the habit of using electronic character sheets and referencing PDF’s of rule books
When I’m in a brain dead mood, I just sit back, relax and let my mind just wander all over the place. It might sound like a waste of time but I think of it as sort stirring a simmering pot. Something interesting just might come to surface. This time it was the announcement of
When I saw this I had a good laugh and really reminded of Red Vs Blue. I mean really do we ever really see or even notice if a stormtrooper is wounded or what. We just assume that they die when you shoot them.