Know what I did this year? The answer may surprise you. I lost at some board games! I sat down to write my Losing at Board Games Year in Review (LaBGYiR!) and realized that this was the first year I was aware that board games were being Kickstarted. Have you heard of Kickstarter? Of course... Continue Reading →
Note: This article deals with things of a sexual nature. You have been warned. *cue Barry White* Aww yeah. You know what I’m talking about. Many substances are supposed to help get people ‘in the mood’, and when I say ‘in the mood’ I mean the mood to have sex. The pressures of life with... Continue Reading →
Weaving elements of the grotesque, horrifying and utterly non sequitur into the story is a longstanding tradition in my group. As a natural consequence of this, most of our GMs are engaged in a fierce contest to see who can inflict the most emotional trauma on the player party. The lead is currently held by a... Continue Reading →
Running a military campaign in a medieval setting, fantasy or otherwise, can be pretty difficult. Mass combat rules in any given system stand a decent chance of being incredibly tedious or hastily slapped together as filler that was never really intended for use. Even if you take the mechanical issues aside, the life of your... Continue Reading →
What do you do when your players request a Zombie Apocalypse? Give one to them, of course.