Bossfights and Battlemats

I ran three two-hour sessions of OD&D at TotalCon called “Bossfight for Breakfast.”  The general idea is to give the…

Quick TotalCon Highlights

I’m just back from TotalCon and still feeling pretty sleep deprived.  Still, here are some quick highlights and impressions from…

TotalCon in T minus 24

24 hours from now I will be running my first game at TotalCon.  You can expect radio silence on this…

Purple Worms

One of my Bossfight for Breakfast games this coming weekend at TotalCon will feature purple worms, and since I’m using…

Initiative Through the Ages

I’ve played with lots of different initiative systems – individual rolls, group rolls, based on a stat, drawing cards from…

Geomorph Painter for OSX

Just a quick note for anyone interested – a long while ago I wrote a little software to make it…

Miniatures

I love collecting and painting miniatures, but I don’t use them in my D&D games.  Except when I do.  And…

GaryCon Upgrade

Looks like I wasn’t completely off base about there being too many featured events.  GaryCon just opened up additional featured…

New vs. Old – The Focus of Pacing

A former player of my campaign and good friend recently dabbled in running 5th edition, and reported back to me…

GaryCon Registration

Well, I got through GaryCon registration today, and it was probably the second or third worst convention registration I’ve been…