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The games I played at IndieCon – Session #3
Friday night’s session (#3) involved a game of Apocalypse World , something I was anxious to try out having read a lot of positive reviews. For this game we headed back to the GM’s chalet since...
- Posted 925 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
Back from IndieCon 2010
I’m back and will have a bunch of session reports and other comments over the next few days. The short summary: Fiasco is unbelievably good when it’s firing on all cylinders, although if you get a...
- Posted 930 days ago
Review – Dread
Not for the faint of heart! Dread is an innovative horror RPG with (perhaps) the most unusual resolution mechanic out there: a Jenga tower. Although not for everybody, this excellent storytelling game is a tour de...
- Posted 942 days ago
D&D BITs: Updated sheet
A couple weeks ago I wrote about the house rules I’ve been using to add Burning Wheel style Beliefs, Instincts, and Traits to my 4th edition D&D game. I’ve now updated the sheet I’ve been using...
- Posted 947 days ago
Review – LeCardo
Today I get to review something I don’t play a lot of: A card game. LeCardo is what might be classified as an educational card game, although unlike a lot of educational games, it actually...
- Posted 949 days ago
4E AP: Osirion Session #9 (Lost Empires)
We picked up our game right where we left off last session with Fea’ma’reth and Amaruq clinging on for dear life and the others rushing to their aide. Session Summary As Uno and Shai Hud rushed...
- Posted 950 days ago
Gaming with Kids: The Haunted Mine session (4E D&D)
My son decided to write his own adventure for the first session for our new father-son 4E Dungeons & Dragons games. He’s playing Demeter, an elf fighter (slayer) who uses a bow. I’m playing Nero Ironflagon,...
- Posted 951 days ago