Conventions vs Campaigns

My pal Ian has posted his take on the Compressed Campaign, a style of game he’s been running at the…

Oh Delta My Delta

Recently I have been running an OED campaign for my Sunday night group as a stop-gap between runs of our…

Improv and the New GM

Today’s post brought to you by reader Baquies, who asked the following insightful question: One of the tenets of the…

Encoded Message

During my run of Mazes and Monsters at Carnage I had one player that challenged me a bit as GM. …

Shoot-out at Group Sales

For my game of Checkpoint Zulu at Carnage last weekend, I requested a move to a table near some power…

Chaos

My gaming life has become very chaotic recently, which has made it very difficult for me to figure out what…

Competitive D&D

I keep seeing headlines in my news feed regarding D&D as an eSport.  While I admit that my knee-jerk reaction…

Paranoia Test Game Results

I just got done running my first test game of the Paranoia adventure I’ll be running at Carnage on the…

Reality in an RPG

This weekend we took a trip to Target, and noticed nestled in among the big box stores and office buildings…

What Are Those Maniacs Playing?

When I first attended GenCon back in 1992, I was all about 2nd edition AD&D.  I had a small collection…