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Cheshire Pendragon 500ad: Wyatt des Routes

@baddicebad lost his son last year, a gamer and had this idea as a tribute There here is Wyatt des Routes, Cousin of Sir Renauld and Squire of newly nightly Knighted Sir Spurious Wyatt des Routes 15, is an eager young Squire who has followed the path of his cousins the Duchess of Cheshire and […]

Pink Gins & Googlies: the Pre-Gens

Some pre-gen ideas for Pink Gins & Googlies (‘Pink Gins and Googlies’ is the working title for a pulp episodic campaign based all the players characters being players of Cranford Ladies College old girls cricket tour of the Empire and United States .) Abigal ‘Smasher’ Flashard wiry greyhound like former old girl 23 and a […]

Pink Gins & Googlies: The Practicalities & a call for players

Pink Gins & Googlies: The Practicalities & a call for players

Writing recently about my 1920s Ladies cricket tour pulp game has got me thinking. When originally muted I got a fair amount of interest from Grognards on Twitter and also down my local club. Now I had thought of running it twice but I very much see this as an episodic game knocking off dedicated […]

Pink Gins & Googlies : a Pulp Appendix N

‘Pink Gins and Googlies’ is the working title for a pulp episodic campaign based all the players characters being players of Cranford Ladies College old girls cricket tour of the Empire and United States . So far I plan mysteries involving Egyptian curses, obscure cults, dope dealers, smugglers, nefarious reds and beastly Huns as the […]

Why wait till New Year: the 100kg Grogmeet 2018 challenge 

I really enjoyed Grogmeet on 10-11 November 2017 and the year before.  A lovely time playing table top RPGs. However I also plateau bench pressing at a measly 67.5kg (148.5lbs.)  As I’m 6’4″ and 250lbs that’s not very good at all. Other lifts I’ve seen better gains (I deadlift 130kg, barbell row 90kg for instance) […]

Flashing Blades: The Man behind the Mask (part quatre) 

With Antoine and Chevalier Remi in the lead the characters head north having earlier made much play of sending a (false) scroll by mail coach only  to be be pursued by a dozen carabiners of the Colonel St.Giron’s Horse Guards outside Grenoble.  Steering their carriage into a ruined chateau the players take to its tower […]

Cheshire Pendragon Year 497

There were Four adventures in the year. The Adventure of the Moel’s Mission Sir Hannibal and his Roman squire Spurius travel to Moels to help Admiral Nemo keep an eye out for raiders. On route they pass Thor’s Rock where the Formorion was kiIlled. The rock is surrounded by a ‘green chapel’ of undergrowth – […]