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Flashing Blades: An Ambassadors Tale a GM & player retrospective

Having ran the entirety of an Ambassadors Tales for the Cauldroneers I thought it was handy to sit back and review the campaign as a product & play experience. The first thing to say it’s been interesting running this as the grognodfiles has been doing its trilogy of episodes on espionage RPGs – Top Secret, […]

Pink Gins & Googlies : Episode titles

Reidstone magazines have announced the titles for their ten piece part work ‘ Pink Gins & Googlies’ featuring the adventures of Cranford Ladies College Old Girls touring the Empire and America. 1. The Cairo Calamity 2. The Aden Adventure 3. The Mumbai Murders 4. The Columbo Cocaine Calamity 5. The Singapore Sling 6. The Perth […]

Flashing Blades 1624: Diplomatic Immunity (Part Trois)

Fleeing from the Pepperbox estate the Cauldroneers and Amanda head towards London down the coast road. Hit their horses full pelt but have to pull over and hide when a passing patrol of 20 English Cavalry troopers go past with a woodcut of them. Suspicious that Amanda appears to be trying to signal the troopers […]

Pink Gins & Googlies : Cranford Ladies College Old Girl XI Empire & America Touring Team 1923-24

An excerpt from Astra the Cranford Ladies College alumni magazine : Ladies, Lady Lilly Bouchet is sponsoring on old girls cricket of select colonies and major Cities of the United States so far she has assembled the following game girls and likely characters joining the tour: Aunt Agatha Gregson (pre-gen) Lady Lilly Bouchet (pre-gen) Abigal […]

Flashing Blades 1624: Diplomatic Immunity (Part Deux)

Arriving in some parts beaten up (Durrand) from their duel with the Bedford Musketeers the Cauldroneers ate greeted by Matthew Talant and taken to meet Lord Pepperbox. Before meeting the Walrus like Pepperbox they meet his identical looking daughters – the haughty and cruel Charlotte (with a red ribbon) and the put upon and passive […]

Lunchtime Lairs 10ab: Out of the frying pan into the slave pen

Lunchtime Lairs is a Wednesday lunchtime Jane in Liverpool city centre at the premises of the excellent Justplay games 12-2 every week – come and join us. We are currently playing Blackhack. Farqhaur, Seneca, Thoth and the Beak Squad of intelligent mutant penguins leave Penguin island and the brain cylinder and travel down current. The […]

Lunchtime Lairs 9b: … if Herrings be adventure put a penguin in my backpack

Lunchtime Lairs is a Wednesday lunchtime Jane in Liverpool city centre at the premises of the excellent Justplay games 12-2 every week – come and join us. We are currently playing Blackhack. Farquhar and Seneca collapse outside the dragons lair but there is no time for complacency as a Grizzly Bear drawn by the smell […]