What do You Love About role-playing games?

I see this year #RPGaDay2018 questions are starting off strong. So,”What do you love about role-playing games?” Well, honestly there’s a lot to love about role-playing games. When you get right down to it we are part of a  hobby that in some ways centuries old if not far older. Consider that Merlin, or Jason and the Argonauts. These Tales are collaborative stories that were … Continue reading What do You Love About role-playing games?

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Baldur’s Gate Designer Leaves Bioware To Create D&D Publishing Company!

  James Ohlen was one of the architects of the 1990s’ Baldur’s Gate and Baldur’s Gate II video games, along with other classic CRPGs. He has been working for BioWare for over 22 years, but now he’s leaving to publish D&D adventures with his new company, Arcanum Worlds, and their first hardcover sourcebook, the Ancient Greek themed Odyssey of the Dragonlords. He’s not alone, either. He’s joined by Jesse Sky (Star … Continue reading Baldur’s Gate Designer Leaves Bioware To Create D&D Publishing Company!

Cypher Shadowrun Totems, Fetishes, and Talismans

So here we are again readers Totems, Fetishes and Talismans! The long-awaited adaptation of Shadowrun inspired Foci Magic in the Cypher system. Long awaited, so long awaited one of my awesome gamers took up the task of tackling most of the work. He took the foundations built on the new version of cybernetics found Here and built a solid set of options for magic items in … Continue reading Cypher Shadowrun Totems, Fetishes, and Talismans