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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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The Wall: In the Beginning

I made a post on G+ last week about a new idea for a game. Then it was called the Bridge, and that was based on what I thought would be the setting. In the entire day since that post, … Continue reading

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Featured Commandos

This might be a little too “inside baseball” for many, but bear with me. One Book Shelf owns both Drive-Thru RPG and RPG Now – the two primary sources of RPG e-product. As a publisher, one gets a certain number … Continue reading

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Updating the Sword’s Edge

So much time with so little said, but that is because I have been working. Honest. With the start of a new course right around the corner, I haven’t wasted the two months I took off from my MA program. … Continue reading

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Designated Marksman for Starship Commandos

Starship Commandos should be out soon. It is in the final stages of layout right now. It’s going to be 6X9 or digest size. Right now, we’re looking at 47 pages, which means it may be possible to put out … Continue reading

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Sword Noir Rising

This weekend I’ve had a couple of moments in between preparing for a move in early August. It’s mostly been in the morning along with my coffee, so it’s been pretty productive. At this point, I’ve completed updating the mechanics … Continue reading

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How I Messed Up Nefertiti Overdrive

I posted this earlier on Sword’s Edge, but I think it’s important enough to be posted at both, so here you go: my huge regret regarding Nefertiti Overdrive. Just after I put out the Quickstart rules for Nefertiti Overdrive, I had … Continue reading

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The Warlords Bow to the HardCASE

The times, they are a-changing. My post-apocalyptic game using the Riggers system is no more. I have some ideas on why this has happened. In essence, I don’t believe I managed expectations properly, the style was too great a variation … Continue reading

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