I'll Take Pleasure in Guttin You, Boy

If there’s one quality old school GMs seem to be known for, it’s a certain level of sadistic deadliness.  Players…

He's an Egyptian!

When I moved this blog back in January I decided I was not going to make it a blog just…

Helga's Heroes: a History

This morning on my walk into work I found myself reminiscing about the early days of my gaming club, Helga’s…

Observations from the Front

We had another very enjoyable D&D game last night.  I feel like the campaign is really rolling now.  The players…

Save vs. Secret Doors

There was an interesting discussion over on the DF forums about perception rolls, covering everything from Wisdom checks to secret…

Money Conversion

BigFella mentioned in his recent re-cap of our latest sessions my “money conversion thing”, which made me realize I never…

The Joy of DMing

I’m going to talk about my home campaign here, so players beware — spoilers within!

Little Red Books

I’ve been house ruling my game a lot recently, enough so that I was starting to worry that I was…

Spells Through the Ages: Detect Evil

I suppose I’m on the hook now, having been mentioned on both Delta’s blog and Grognardia.  Actually, Delta and I…