Apr 292015
 
The Most Important Aspect of Roleplaying Is....

Sitting down and slinging dice during a pen-and-paper roleplaying session is one of the great joys in my life. Over the thirty years that I’ve been gaming, I’ve played numerous systems from a wide variety of publishers. I cut my teeth on games from the titans of gaming, TSR, before exploring the offerings from other [Read more…]

Apr 282015
 
The Joy of Creating RPG Characters

My absolute favorite recreational hobby is playing pen-and-paper roleplaying games. I became hooked playing them way back in 1981 at the tender age of 11, with my first gaming experience being Star Frontiers from TSR. One feature of rpgs that I love is being able to craft a new and unique individual from just a [Read more…]

Apr 242015
 
These Are the Damned Review (1963)

One of the movie studios that I adore is Hammer, the British movie company that put out a lot of great horror films from the 1950s through the 1970s. While horror was their bread-and-butter, they did put out the occasional sci-fi flick as well. One of those was These Are the Damned that was released [Read more…]