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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 31 Favourite Non-RPG Thing To Come Out of RPGs

Wow. This is going to take a bit of actual thinking, at which I believe this month has shown I suck. Okay, I’m going to cheat and say RPG games in computers. It’s no surprise that I love both Fallout: … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 29 Favourite RPG Website/Blog

I don’t really patronize a lot of websites or blogs per se. Those that I do, I use RSS to read. To be honest, even those that I do have in my feed, I very rarely read. The one website … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 27 Favourite Mash-up

Okay, the actual topic is favourite idea for merging two games into one. I’m taking that to mean mashup, but could it also mean you have two games running and you want to merge them into one campaign? Meh. I’m going … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 26 Favourite Inspiration for your Game

That’s actually pretty easy. As the guy who has run games set in the Viking age, the Roman Empire, and 25th Dynasty Egypt, history is my favourite inspiration. Even for games that are not historical – like our epic Middle … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 25 Favourite Revolutionary Game Mechanic

Holy crap . . . Noooooooooooooooo! I should have an answer for this, but what exactly is a revolutionary game mechanic? Fuck it. Roll to hit. That’s my favourite revolutionary game mechanic. #RPGaDAY2015 is the brainchild of game designer Dave … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 24 Favourite House Rule

Can I just say Sword Noir? No? Back when I was playing d20, my favourite house rule wasn’t one of my own, it was Kenneth S. Hood’s Grim ‘N’ Gritty Combat Rules. Originally, these were available for free, but they … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 23 Perfect Game for You

I’m going to interpret this as asking for a kind of Platonic ideal game, as we’ve already talked about favourite games. The perfect game for me would be a simple system (no more than 20 pages of rules, total) with … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 22 Perfect Gaming Environment

I’m going to say it (write it). Anywhere with a place to roll dice. The environment for me matters very little. I’ve played in a tent, on a picnic table, in a moving vehicle, and in a tiny dorm room. … Continue reading

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#RPGaDAY2015 Day 21: Favourite RPG Setting

This one is actually quite easy for me: Iron Crown Enterprise’s Middle Earth from the 1980s. Man, did we play the shit out of those supplements. We didn’t use the Rolemaster rules or the later MERP. It was all D&D all … Continue reading

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RPGaDAY2015 Day 20: Favourite Investigative RPG

#RPGaDAY2015 is the brainchild of game designer Dave Chapman. Basically, each day in August there is a question about RPGs. This is day 20. Favourite Horror RPG: Okay, this one is nigh impossible. I don’t think I’ve ever played a horror … Continue reading

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