Category Archives: RPGs

What Is Lawless Heaven?

Lawless Heaven is a modern action adventure set in Ulsan, South Korea using Sword’s Edge RPG. The tagline is: Four cops. One hundred criminals. Countless broken bones. I’ve actually made sure there are 100 criminals the PCs can beat up. … Continue reading

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Lawless Heaven

Sword’s Edge RPG has been updated. It’s ready to go. And the first place you can find it is at Breakout Con in Toronto 10-12 March 2017. I’m going to be running three games of Lawless Heaven using Sword’s Edge: … Continue reading

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The Incredible Sound of Hulk Music

I’m introducing some co-workers to the joys of role-playing. They have never played an RPG before, but have heard of D&D. At our Christmas Party, my hobby was brought up and when I explained it, there was sincere interest, so … Continue reading

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The Wall: Rules Developing

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. In writing the text for the actual game, I came across a further problem with the rules … Continue reading

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The Wall: Test Run Four

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. This is a return to test number three. The rumours of Elite food hording has proved false, … Continue reading

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The Wall: Test Run Three

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. Okay, time for test number three. We didn’t actually provide an outcome for Test II. Let’s say … Continue reading

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The Wall: Rules Evolution

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. Sometimes, changes to rules occur not during their use, but in the contemplation that comes after. This … Continue reading

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The Wall: Test Run Two

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. Here we are with the second test scenario. This example is useful as you can see how … Continue reading

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The Wall: Test Run Number One

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. This records my first test run with the Wall rules. This is basically a thought experiment, running … Continue reading

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The Wall: First Set Basic Rules

This post is one of a series describing the design of a prospective RPG called the Wall. You can find more posts here. Let’s start with the characters. Here’s PC1: For resolution, dice are provide from Tools and Approaches. Only … Continue reading

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