Articles that I have written – not necessarily gaming related.
It seems to be a given these days that whenever an RPG session is planned, at least one player can’t make it. It’s a bit of a pain at the best of times, but many groups seem to cope.… Continue reading
From my time in Nova Games, I became (and continue to be) an associate member of the Game Publishers Association, or the GPA as it is known. This organisation has been around for quite a few years and the GPA-L… Continue reading
Undead and Loving It
As part of the May of the Dead blog carnival I’ve put together some thoughts on the undead and running them in RPGs. The core ideas is coming up with a single emotion or passion that… Continue reading
In my [amazon asin=1568821816&text=Cthulhutech&chan=default] game yesterday, the PCs were dealing with a group of Deep Ones who have apparently taken up residence within the Shore area of Edinburgh. If you’ve read HP Lovecraft’s Shadow over Innsmouth (you can read it… Continue reading
The times they are a-changin’
Back in the early 1980s, very few parents would have played RPGs, but now there are two, maybe even three, generations of gamers in some families. I’m not just talking about video gamers… Continue reading