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There is something incredibly satisfying about a map. The way symbols and signs promise wonderful landscapes and adventures untold. I can still vividly remember a geography lesson on map reading from my first year at secondary school some 33 years … Continue reading
Too good not to share. Came across this passage this morning in our devotional. My wife immediately identified it as a 3,000 year-old prayer against GMs 😉 In case you can’t read the text: God, get me out of here, … Continue reading
I’ve just been surfing around for inspiration for a castle in the north of Ellesworn in Legend and stumbled over Fortress Hohentwiel in south-western Germany. It’s built on the top of an extinct volcano. The English Wikipedia entry isn’t terribly exciting, … Continue reading
Bit of a mouthful the title, I know, but I’m directing a few grey cells at the moment to the question of campaign design as we slowly, incrementally head back to the gaming table after our long summer hiatus. Mr. … Continue reading
Normally as a GM I avoid random encounters like the plague – I’m too much of a control freak with regard to my adventures, meaning that I’m also a veteran rail-roader (though I’m trying hard not to be). Today though … Continue reading
So our summer hiatus is nearly over and I’m getting our group ready to get back to the table, back to the story. I’ve reminded the party members where they’d got to (after I reminded myself). It sounds as though … Continue reading
Well actually it’s wargaming, but Warhammer got a mention on the BBC website today. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-17274186
I tried something new today. Actually I tried several new things; NPC face cards, item cards, putting on a Welsh accent that kept drifting off into Pakistani and prepping three of my players with independent dreams with a view to … Continue reading
I tend to compartmentalise my life quite a bit and don’t allow much crossover. Here’s a quick peek over the edge of the Game Geek compartment into the Photographer compartment: The rest of Saturday’s photos can be seen here. Enjoy!
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