Gather for the Gathering

In a month’s time, I would like to run an unusual campaign involving different media and players from all over the world. Players would have several characters: one for the main events of the campaign, and the others as witnesses and associates caught up in an investigation of those events. Game events for the main … Continue reading

Running Broken Rooms

Since October of 2014, I have been exploring Broken Rooms in a PBeM format. The game started out with a traditional approach of being run through e-mail, but shifted after a month to being run in a Facebook group. Getting to run this game took longer than I had hoped, and as a play-by-post, this exploration has … Continue reading

Deeper Impressions from the Edge of the Empire

This series was originally envisioned as being of technical discussions and recaps for our Edge of the Empire campaign, but that latter aspect ended up being shunted to the YouTube channel. Now that the campaign is in its 8th month, the idea of trying to catch up on written recaps is a preposterous one, and … Continue reading

Casting Runes 6: A Season for All Things – Session 15 Recap

This post continues the exploration and implementation of RuneQuest 6th Edition in a sword and sorcery campaign setting. This was a return to play after a lengthy hiatus brought on by a sudden lack of schedule cohesion, and the rise of the end-of-year holidays. Sadly, this session also marked the end of involvement by the player who … Continue reading

Like Tears in Rain…

Like many who are inclined to game, I have over the years steadily surrounded myself with the permanent records of creative endeavors. Books cram together tightly on my shelves, CDs and digital archives of music fill too many spaces, and spill out into inconvenient places. Collections of film and television series consume even more space. … Continue reading

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