PA and the Old School

On a road trip recently Jenn and I started listening to the Penny Arcade D&D Podcast.  Basically, it was a…

GenCon Scheduling Sucks

I went to my first GenCon in 1993.  At that time, I had to send away via snail mail for…

GenCon D&D Breakdown

Last night, the GenCon event list was posted.  Now, it’s listed as “Alpha” and there are many notes that it…

Geomorphs

I’m a big fan of Dyson Logo’s artwork.  Recently, he’s been posting some very cool geomorphs.   I wanted to play…

Organic Character Creation

James Maliszewski has written a very interesting post on his blog about character creation and character death in old school…

Lead-Ups

Recently in my home campaign the players have been exploring Stonehell, Michael Curtis’ mega-dungeon which I’ve pre-empted into my own…

I Can Just Barely See You

I made a shocking discovery last night about the spell Clairvoyance that’s got me sitting here with a pile of…

Other People's Material

When running a game, I am a great thief of other people’s material.  I love stealing and adapting bits of…

Technology in My Game

My last post has got me thinking about my own use of technology.  I mentioned a while back looking into…

D&D and Technology

I just finished watching Erik Mona’s Keynote from the 2009 GamesU on youtube.  He has some interesting things to say…