Which RPGs are the easiest for you to run? Lovecraftesque, Fiasco, one shots of Monster Hearts. You can let the other players do most of the heavy lifting. In the first 2 you are collaboratively cranking up the dial on the story. In Monster Hearts, you let the players tell you what’s important to them … Continue reading #RPGaDay Day 22
Catch up post because life is what happens when you're making other plans. 12th) Which RPG has the most inspiring interior art? Of the recent one’s I’ve read, Threadbare. It’s so evocative! 13th) Describe a game experience that changed how you play. Buckle in, this is a long one. So, the dude I was dating … Continue reading #RPGaDay Days 12-21
Inside Poe was pacing. Mssr Bonnenuit was looking around. "What do you do here Poe? Surely you're not the smith?" He looked incredulous. His wife laughed. "I'm fairly certain the smith is Marie's...husband?" she gestured in Regan's direction. Regan merely inclined his head in a mockery of acknowledgement. "I'm the smith." He didn't owe these … Continue reading Papa? Part 2
Marie and Regan were sitting on the bench next to the smithy eating lunch. Poe had joined them and was sitting on a stump drolly telling them a story about one of his clients from Montreal as they enjoyed the sunny day. The mail coach pulled up and Poe watched as a tall, well dressed … Continue reading Papa? Part 1
Which ‘dead game’ would you like to see reborn? Tribe 8 was the first RPG I played where there was a Matriarchy that wasn't purely evil and had qualities the player might even aspire to.
What is a good RPG to play for about 10 sessions? Too many to count. My favorite runs have been (in no particular order) Sagas of the Icelanders, Monsterhearts, Urban Shadows, Dungeon World, and Epyllion.