It’s early March and I’ve written a book this year. An entire book, start to finish. This is a big accomplishment for me because it’s my first book. It’s 40,000 words strong and was written in six weeks. How It Happened … Continue reading
Category Archives: Role Playing
The past two episodes of Rebels showed us a remarkably mature Ezra. Brothers of the Broken Horn takes a step back to show us he’s not perfect. Leave it to Ezra The episode opens with Ezra training under Rex’s guidance. Kanan … Continue reading
If I were to run an Age of Rebellion campaign, I would want to pitch it during the Clone Wars rather than the Galactic Civil War. The clones are incredibly rich characters and ripe for roleplaying. Stranded on an Abandoned … Continue reading
I imagine it’s possible I could be more excited for The Force Awakens but I’m not sure how. Last night was a frenzy of ticket buying, scheduling, consulting with friends, and downed web servers. I knew I wanted to do the … Continue reading
As you may know, I’m a bit of a Star Wars nerd. …now that the laughter has subsided, I’d like to talk about the first ever Imperial Assault tournament Fantasy Flight Games held.
Friday morning was a more or less standard X-Wing tournament. We mustered at 9am and went five rounds until there was a single undefeated player. We were done by 6pm. Had this been a regional or store championship, we would … Continue reading
Escalation started at eleven Thursday morning. It’s a variant tournament structure with an emphasis on squad building. As I said yesterday, a normal game of X-Wing uses 100 point squads. Escalation begins with a 60 point squad and then adds 30 … Continue reading
Adepticon is a local convention focused on wargames. It’s been around since 2003 and has grown significantly. This was my first year attending and the convention’s first year in a larger space. The play hall seemed to me to be … Continue reading
Yesterday my Imperial Assault group wrapped up our first campaign. This is good, as the Imperial player leaves for China in a week.
Have you seen the Game Geeks RPG YouTube show? They’ve done a lot of reviews of games over about a decade. It’s not surprising that they reviewed Firefly, given the popularity of the setting, but I was surprised that Kurt Wiegel reads out two … Continue reading