- Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition Playtest overview.Posted 254 days ago
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 746 days ago
Retrospective – A year of gaming with kids (part 2)
In part 1 of my review of this year’s gaming activity at the after-school game club I run, I talked about the games we played over the course of the school year. In this installment I’m...
- Posted 753 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 754 days ago
School of Hard Knocks – Dresden Files game set in Kaiserwerth, Germany
Character Creation We finished up most of the characters today for the after-school club’s Dresden Files RPG game today and I’m really impressed at how well the characters, setting, and the various aspects are gelling –...
- Posted 881 days ago
Gaming with Kids: Kingmaker Session #2 (The Moon Radish Patch)
The second session of my 4E adaptation of Paizo’s Kingmaker adventure path turned out to only have my four players, the other 5 (plus the co-DM) all being out of town on a field trip to...
- Posted 1008 days ago
Gaming with Kids: Kingmaker Session #1 (Trouble at Oleg’s)
Our first session of the 4E adaptation of Paizo’s Kingmaker adventure path involved both play groups altogether which meant 9 players at the table and the second gamemaster acting as my co-DM. Session Summary I started...
- Posted 1009 days ago
Gaming with Kids: Mouse Guard Session #8 (The Lost Session)
A reader pointed out that I suggested in session #7 that session #8 would wrap up the campaign, but session report was missing. The reason? I had forgotten completely about posting the session’s events! Hence, we...
- Posted 1031 days ago
School club update: 16 players!
Today was the first meeting of the after-school game program I’ve been running for the past seven years and we had quite a turn-out: 16 players, all of which were interested in playing Dungeons & Dragons....
- Posted 1037 days ago
School’s back in session
The school year has started and that means the weekly after-school gaming program I run will be starting again as well. Our first informational session is next Wednesday after which I will have a better idea...
- Posted 1042 days ago