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…]

Mar 262014
 
My Gamer Senses Tell Me that Terminus is a Trap in The Walking Dead

The second half of season four of The Walking Dead has been one of both focused storytelling and also a building anticipation. By breaking the overall group into smaller ones, the show has been able to delve more deeply into the psyche of the individual characters. I’ve been a big fan of this as we’ve [Read more…]