Tag Archives: old school rpg

Lamentations of the Flame Princess: Grindhouse Edition. What was I thinking?

Actually I’ve had the free edition for quite a while. I quickly read over it and kind of shrugged. But with new found interest in the older style of games, I decided to grab the full Lamentations of the Flame Princess: Grindhouse Edition and give it good read. What the hell was I thinking when

A Week of Castles & Crusades

I don’t normally do things like this but what the heck. I’m going to dedicate this week to a bunch of posts about Castles & Crusades. Why would I do something crazy like this? Well, the game has been out quite awhile and I finally got around to checking it out in detail. So I

What Old School Means To Me

I found some neat stuff in the closet that should never be opened or named and that got me really thinking about Old School Games. When you hear Old School just about everybody first thinks about the old editions of D&D. But for me it means more than just that. It’s not about a particular

Castles & Crusades: First Thoughts

I mentioned earlier that I was thinking about some old school stuff and looked at the major contenders. The one that just seemed to hit my sweet spot for old school feel, crunchiness of the rules and general over all mechanics was Castles & Crusades. I got my copies of Castle & Crusades Players Handbook

Dungeonslayers

My god this has been one lazy but relaxing weekend. I originally had some big plans to get all sorts of things done but instead I just fiddled around the best part of this is that I re-watched The Gamers and Dorkness Rising and this got hankering for some old school and just fun dungeon