Lunchtime Lairs 14c: The Destination Stage, whip crackaway ! Whip crackaway ! Whip crackaway !

Lunchtime Lairs is back after a summer hiatus at Justplay games 12-2 every Wednesday We rejoin the story of Blegrim last seen taken slave and find he was been bought as a stagecoach driver. He has a fighter riding archer in the form of Marcellus (played by Alex C) and passengers in the form of […]

Holiday reads

A brief round up of my poolside reading on my recent trip to Crete with a gaming lens. Aiecrew is an excellent history of RAF and IS Army Air Force. Pilots in the strategic bombing of Fortress Europe, Put together by Bruce Lewis (ex aircrew himself) it goes chapter by chapter through the major positions […]

Rogue Trooper : Operation Blue Moon – a future war survival game

Mill-Com Alert! Mill-Com Alert ! Nort Marines and Kashan Legions troops have attacked the Merzicide Sector – South Fort and other Souther based have fallen – all Souther forces are ordered to head to Warring Town to regroup. Amongst the Souther troops trying to get to safety are troopers of the 889th ‘Buzzing Bees’ Regt, […]

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, […]

Lunchtime Lairs: Conjuror’s Club Lectures – the habits and habitat of the building troll

The Conjuror’s Club is a ramshackle club for magic users in The City* which holds lectures on the night of a new moon for its members here is a recent lecture inspired by a recent lunchtime Lairs** antagonist. An aged wizard takes the stage – ” Our thanks for our visiting speaker Brother Eldritch on […]

Lunchtime Lairs 7: Troll Tremors Massacre and Men in Black

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. Following being hired by Baron Pavel the party of Farquhar the Conjuror Hector the Hoplite Blegrin the Warrior Seneca of the Streets a […]

Devacon II 7 April 2018 Con Report

I had the pleasure to be running games at Devacon II a local games convention at the Crowne Plaza, Chester organised by Stephanie McAlea of Stygian Fox publishing. In the morning Slot I ran FlashingBlades. A published scenario ‘ the Grand Theatre’ and system I know well. The scenario is a romp with rival teams […]