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Communist Sandbox Redux

Well, I tried and tried to find my backups but apparently they were on my larger portable hard drive, which got stolen at my old roommates job. Bummer. So I’m trying to recreate some of my better posts. The title of this post is in no way an…

Organic Percentile Skill Progression

I often think about how experience points, some of the biggest and most unwieldy numbers in RPG’s are also the least fun or useful. GM’s calculate them for encounters, players forget to write them down on their character sheets, people…

4321 Apocalypse-A Zombie R*PG for when you don’t have a GM

If you are like my ex-roommate, you might be having trouble finding a GM. This is one of the things that intrigues me about RPG’s, namely, how necessary is a GM? I think several of the roles of a Game Master can be shared with other player or…

And I’m Back. At least for a bit.

Well, a major overhaul has been done and I’m up and running again. Clutter has been reduced back to an acceptable level, and the games have been put back up. I haven’t put all the backed up posts here yet, because too many of them are…

Under Maintenance

Man, I can’t even remember how I did half this stuff. Back in a week, better organized, . . . → Read More: Under Maintenance

Bikes and Broomsticks: Character Creation 2

Download the full PDF! Skills Now, why do you think I made that whole first page all about background. Because you would think “Hey, maybe I should do this background thing.” Well, if you did, Good! You did awesome. If you didn’t, sorry……

Announcing: Bikes and Broomsticks

Bikes and Broomsticks:  A Free RPG If you are one of the 30-40 people who look at my site every day in spite of my seeming inability to update on what psychologists call a fixed schedule of reinforcement, you might have noticed that some small…

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Droid Does-Pay George Lucas Royalties Anyone else notice? Motorola is paying the Star Wars tax!

Droid Does-Pay George Lucas Royalties

Random Starting Equipment

I hear a lot of people say that they do not like the way D&D handles starting equipment. For my part, I really think that the whole process lacks variability in the initial options it presents to the player. Some characters might be wealthy and…

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NY driver used mannequin in car pool lane The tip-off was the sunglasses. Farmville: Yeah, it’s THAT serious. (PIC) Hitler’s ‘Mein Kampf’ to be republished in Germany…really? Adolf Hitler’s autobiography ‘Mein Kampf’ is to be republished in Germany in 2015 for the first time since being banned under the country’s constitution at the end of the Second World War. What I Want From an MMORPG I …

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Student sells virginity for $45k A cash-strapped New Zealand student who auctioned off her virginity to help pay for university said she had accepted an offer of $NZ45,000 to sleep with a stranger. IRS to Buy 60 Shotguns The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) intends to purchase sixty Remington Model 870 Police RAMAC #24587 12 gauge pump-action shotguns for the Criminal Investigation Division. Police want backdoor to …

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The Miniature World of Michael Paul Smith (PICS) What started out as an exercise in model building and photography, ended up as a dream-like reconstruction of the town I grew up in. NO PHOTOSHOP WAS USED IN THESE PICTURES. IT’S ALL STRAIGHT FROM THE CAMERA. It’s the oldest trick in the special effects book:line up a model with an appropriate background and shoot. …

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Grandma endures wrongful ISP piracy suspension. Qwest had suspended the service of 53-year-old painter accused by Hollywood of illegal file sharing. The problem was she didn’t do it.

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Hash Cooking Recipe This is a recipe for making hash using simple household items and resin heads.

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