The Acts of the Lords of Rannick, XXXIV

The other thing I did wrong last week was ruling that AoE spells killed Mirror Image image. They don’t. Mirror Image is a pretty great spell.  It can really buy a spellcaster some time. Speaking of buying time…… Read More

A long time ago…

… I may have mentioned the upcoming Star Wars: The Old Republic. Well, the coming is a bit more up now, with the release date of December 20th, just in time to ruin a few Christmasses. I get… Read More

The Acts of the Lords of Rannick, XXXIII

At least two things I did wrong last night: 1) I forgot to give you XP for the two stone giants you put in a cage. You don’t have to kill something to get xp for it; you… Read More

Warhammer 40,000 Space Marine: Actual review

There was a lot of talk about Space Marine at D&D last weekend, and I did hardly anything besides playing the shit out of it all weekend, so I thought I’d write a blog post where I actually… Read More

Acts of the Lords of Rannick, XXXII

Gah, I rattled this off in a hurry. Rather than explain the Plot Twist card, I’m just going to go back and fix the last post. Galenmir must die! With Arradin and Torgor recovering in the pit after… Read More

We’ll see how this goes: Plot Twists

I picked up two sets of cards from Tower – the Chase cards that I’ve been waiting for and the Plot Twist cards that I’ve been mildly interested in, but not too bothered about. The chase mechanism is… Read More

Warhammer 40K: Spare Marine – most feminist game of the year?

I read the following post and my head exploded. Enjoy, as I pick up pieces of my brain matter.

The Acts of the Lords of Rannick, XXXI

Good game everyone. If I’d been clever I would have taken a picture of Noe’s paint job for Tersplink, which is really pretty great. I think it gets across a lot more Tersplinkness than the previous, diminutive and… Read More

This makes me wish I had more nephews…

Paizo are releasing a starter set for Pathfinder and it really looks pretty great. The sample character sheet that they have for the pregenerated 1st level character would be – and I’m not being facetious about this –… Read More

The Acts of the Lords of Rannick, XXX

Okay, so… …last session, the party had woken a Frost Giant. I realised that in game time, it was about 7.30 in the morning, maybe a little later but not to late. The party’s disavowal of tactics or… Read More