Magic casting is often a make it or break it for me in a game. One of my favorite systems comes from Whitehack by Christian Mehrstan... ...Whatever the result the conversation happens quickly, it is not meant to be a long drawn out process, referencing tables and charts looking up damage dice and rolling only to have your spell fizzle out, for a wasted casting and even worse a wasted turn for the wizardly character.
Month: October 2022
Power gaming with kids!
I work with children. 8th graders, so like around the 13-15 age. I was talking with a student the other day at recess and I was shocked to hear that he had created this awesome sword for his Dragon 5 game. He said it was so broken, it soaks up the souls of slain demons … Continue reading Power gaming with kids!
Gaining a solo Token, Part of the Solo Series
This will be the start of my solo game series. Now while this is not a solo game necessarily, it is a game that is GMless, and lets be honest, that is half of solo RPGing. So forgive me as I start this series with breaking my own rule of reviewing and talking about solo … Continue reading Gaining a solo Token, Part of the Solo Series
Mazes: A Review
Mazes was a series of zine sized books turned describing a game where each player only gets a single die for which to play the game with. The referee never needs to roll dice and the game plays like an old school dungeon crawler. It claims to support both one shots and long term campaign … Continue reading Mazes: A Review
Golden Age of Khares
The Golden Age of Khares, currently Kickstarting. Do not miss out on this one!