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Early Inspiration: Sleeping Dragon by Joel Rosenberg

This post is the first in my Early Inspirational Reading series. I’ll be rereading and discussing some older fantasy novels and discussing how they inspired me in my adventure design and role-playing. By the time I read Joel Rosenberg’s The … Continue reading

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Virtual GenCon 2014

Yes, this week, gamers invaded Indianapolis for GenCon 2014! Reading my Twitter feed, I know many of you are already there. Dice rolling, cards flipping, roles playing, friendships forming! I know you’re enjoying an amazing experience. Thanks to the wonderful … Continue reading

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First Book of Swords by Fred Saberhagen

I’ve decided to do a semi regular series where I discuss older fantasy novels and how they relate to my role-playing. I first read Fred Saberhagen’s Book of Swords in the mid to late 80s. I read both the Book … Continue reading

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Originally posted on Paul John's Life:
Recently, I received an email from Kickstarter sharing some data, milestones, and other important achievements they had during 2012. Among other statistics they shared the fact that “50,047 people backed ten or more projects”.…

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Kickstarter of the Week: Get Bit! Deluxe Tin Box Set

Don’t ask me how, but I managed to skip the original Get Bit! Kickstarter last year, probably due to a lack of funds on my part. This year though, I’ve already pledged! The full name of the project is Get … Continue reading

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Free Kindle Book of the Week: Challenger RPG a Free Roleplaying Game

I thought this column would mainly be books to read, but while scanning the free Fantasy list for Kindle I stumbled across an RPG. I’ll probably download and skim this, but I don’t get enough playing time already, so I … Continue reading

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Kickstarter of the Week: Eternity Dice

In truth, I could probably list 3-6 Kickstarter projects related to gaming almost every week, but I’m going to limit myself to one. If you REALLY want more Kickstarters to look at, I’ll also be posting a non-gaming Kickstarter of … Continue reading

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