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    Arrayed in the pull-down menus at the top of the page is a collection of commentary and comments about roleplaying games and roleplaying techniques for both players and adjudicators. The most recent entry specifically on running games takes pride of place in the headline above. The most recent entries on all topics can be found listed below in the Livre d'Eibon

    The focus of the posts you will find here is strictly on face-to-face and play-by-post 'tabletop' gaming. Further details on what to expect, how things are arranged, and the schedule for posting different types of entry may be found in the 'What to Expect' sticky-post below~

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What to expect from Casting Shadows

Using either the pull-down menus at the top of the page, or the various means of tag and category search tools arrayed along the sides, readers can explore a growing collection of commentary and comments about roleplaying games and techniques for both players and adjudicators. The focus of these posts is strictly on face-to-face and play-by-post ‘tabletop’ … Continue reading


Ubiquity’s New Dice

For readers of this blog, what comes next will be no surprise and will be nothing new. What follows what follows, might be new, and it is for them, and those who might stumble across this post after discovering a Ubiquity game that this post has been written. Ubiquity is a very quick and responsive … Continue reading


An #RPGaDay Postscript~

Just ‘an,’ as there will be a bit more to say later. This year RPGaDay was a little different. The month was the same, the intention to be positive and share posts about the good qualities of our RPG hobby was the same. Will Brooks’ cool infographic was the same, this time rounding out its … Continue reading


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Seeking time to game? Keep at it. Gaming is a gift.

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#RPGaDay Day 31: Best Advice

Today is the final #RPGaDay question for 2016: What is the best advice you were ever given for your chosen game? The last step is a Duesy~ I play a lot of games, but my chosen game is probably closer to a system and approach than a specific combination of setting and system. This can … Continue reading


#RPGaDay Day 30

Today’s #RPGaDay Question: Describe the ideal game room if your budget were unlimited. Partly a social post and partly a methodology post, this question returns to the idea of how we conduct our games and the things which can collaborate with us to make them better. In this case, the room itself, and its features. … Continue reading

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