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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…

Reality in an RPG

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

Going Sideways

Last weekend I ran my Checkpoint Zulu game again, and while I believe everyone had a good time, the design…

Checkpoint Zulu: Drugs

More Checkpoint Zulu spoilers inbound! I actually have two more instances where I know I’ll be running this game. The…

Checkpoint Zulu: More on the Phone

Oh, I totally forgot one important detail about the phone prop.  You may remember that each player is given a…

Checkpoint Zulu: Props

As before, please be aware that this post contains many, many SPOILERS on my Checkpoint Zulu horror game.  If there’s…

Checkpoint Zulu: The Characters

OK, I’ve put off blogging about Checkpoint Zulu for about as long as I could.  I know there are still…

Be the Referee

Large player count D&D games and games focusing on investigation have a common problem, and I think, a common solution….

Using Insanity Cards in…

The Insanity Cards crowd sale is drawing to a close.  With a little less than 48 hours left to go…