Tag Archives: scifi

Marcon 46 Convention Review

Over the Memorial Day weekend I had the chance to attend my first Marcon convention in Columbus, Ohio . Marcon is the oldest science fiction and fantasy convention in Ohio and is operated by SOLEA (the Science Oriented Literature, Art, and Education Foundation). The first Marcon was held in Toledo, OH back in 1966. They moved to Columbus for the third convention in 1968 and have been there ever since. Marcon offers…

Quick Review: Adventure Idea Factory

The Adventure Idea Factory from DwD studios does exactly what it sets out to do. It gives GMs a quick and easy way to create a framework for their SciFi game.  Whether you need a one off for a side quest or are looking to set up an entire campaign, the AIF will give you the basics with just …

Reboot Destroys Starbase

Oh, poo. Here I am partway through putting together one epic scene. It’s getting late so I hit Render just so I’ve got a work-in-progress shot and walk away, leaving my little netbook chugging to itself. Of course, I forget to save the scene. After all, I’m coming back to it in the morning, and nothing’s…

The Lazy Sunday Caption Contest

I think it’s time for a caption contest, don’t you? To celebrate the release of the frankly awesome Dystopian Console Station for free , I’ve thrown together this render. All you have to do is add a caption to it. Because that’s how caption contests work, right? Winner gets a fabulous one of a kind unsigned no-prize . Trust…