Roleplaying

Flashing Blades: the man behind the mask (part deux) 

Antonine, Joesph and Chevalier Remi travel from Valence to Marseilles meeting their house mate Jean de Griz who is in the town on banking business.  Opening the Archduke’s letter they find they are to go to a rough part of town to a Tavern Trencavel and meet the ‘King of Thieves’ and a gold goon embossed […]

Episode III: Aerospace Inferno 

Summary for Summary for missing player benefit. Talk w Ragnar disrupted because greys wanted deal brought forward as greys thought there was another buyer (due to alien Al’s rumour mongering)  Thelonius tried to hardware hack the systems for where the meeting happened – didn’t work but George did a software hack and got full access  […]

Episode II: childhood’s end 

Characters arrived at Port Raja and after a frosty pep talk by station security they began to explore. Both the Sher  Khan and the Grey saucer ship where at the station so time was of the essence. A plan to try and get the Pirates on the Scattergun. Approach  and hit them with a freeze device […]

Prodigal Empires : Character creation 

As part of the proposed prodigal empires RPG campaign I’m intending to have a scene setting  ‘Session zero.’ The intention of this is to let the players set the scene and determine how the party fits together. Then we’re all kind of on the same page for the purposes of the campaign. I would also […]

DW Live2: The Options

A little while ago me and my podcasting life partner ran a space colony game, Dissecting Worlds Live with the ideas, advice and players produced by our intelligent and passionate listenership. Buoyed by our success we decided to do a Dissecting Worlds Live 2. As we were doing a fantastic creatures episode we thought fantasy would […]

The Joy of Bases

Listening to Douglas and Dragons I found it intriguing listening to a group discussing how to covert a conquered drugs warehouse into a base with conversations about decor, layout and who was taking which room. This got me thinking. Most of my recent games have featured ‘carousel’ parties where different characters drop in and out. […]

Yesyan’s Colonies in Ancienia

 In addition to Neo-Yesyanola and other Discoverie colonies Yesyanola has three colonies in the Inner Sea – important bases for it’s battles with the Nentian Republic for dominance of the Inner Sea and Neo-Malikian Empire trade. CORCA A mountainous small island in the north of the Inner Sea whose harbours enable the Yesyanola Navy to […]