The more I think about it I’ve come to the conclusion the older I get the lazier I get, at least when it comes to the type of games I like to play these days. See, when I first got into tabletop gaming I would often devour anything I could get my grubby little mitts… Continue reading More Isn’t Always Better.
I was originally planning on doing something completely different this week but then I got re-inspired at the last minute and shifted gears, mostly because I’ve been having trouble sleeping and been up late watching way too much wrestling. There’s one thing that you notice when you’ve been a fan of the programming for as… Continue reading Gimmicks: They Can Make It Or Break It.
It’s no secret that I’m an aspiring writer, and shameless plug time, I have a brand-new book out today! So, if you haven’t yet, be sure to get your copy of Chronicles of the Bear: Volume 1, available through Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and other fine e-book retailers. In the process of getting it ready,… Continue reading Grand or Gritty, Which Does it for You?
Sometimes I come across an interesting little curio that strikes me as incredibly odd, whether that be strangely good, horribly bad, or weird in a way that I wonder how it was ever made in the first place. Such is the case with a little offering that’s simply titled Fantasy Wargaming (tag line, The Highest… Continue reading The Highest Level of All. Yeah, You’d Have to be High.
As a wrestling fan I’m always at least somewhat interested when a promotion comes along that promises to give us something new and exciting, and that’s exactly what All Elite Wrestling did in January of 2019. AEW is the brainchild of entrepreneur Tony Kahn and wrestler Cody Rhodes, a new company that immediately set its… Continue reading Nearly Two Years In And Going Strong.
I always hate to see things that I like left to languish in oblivion, but over the past few years that’s exactly what’s been happening with one of my favorite games from when I younger, and that’s Hero Quest. See, rumors of a long awaited 25th anniversary edition have been circulating for god knows how… Continue reading Way Overdue For a Fresh Take.
Greetings, everyone, and welcome back. Every now and again I manage to come across something that has somehow slip under my radar, and I wonder to myself how the hell I never seemed to notice it before. Well that’s exactly what happened a couple of weeks ago when I was on the edge of sleep… Continue reading Sorry I Missed It, But Happy I Found It.
So last time we got together I ended by saying that something especially bad was coming up, well it’s now a week later and I’m sorry to say, not really, that it’s arrived. Now it’s no secret how big of a wrestling fan I am, and it’s also no secret how much I prefer the… Continue reading Heroes Ain’t What They Used To Be. (Strong Language Ahead).
Hello, friends, and welcome back. So last week we took a look at the old school inspired RPG the Hero’s Journey, and if you haven’t checked it out for yourself get on it, because it’s a great high fantasy style system that deserves some love. For this week, we’re doing a total 180, diving into… Continue reading Holy Hell, Did We Ever Take a Dark Turn.
Being stuck at home more often than not lately, I finally got a chance to dive into a couple of new games that I purchased on the cheap a while back, and I was more than pleased with what I found once I did. They’re both systems that are heavily inspired by the fantastic old… Continue reading Onward to Adventure!