Grogmeet 2018

I once again had the pleasure of attending Grogmeet after successful trips in 2016 & 2017. I travelled down with old Scouser roleplaying & pals and the journey flew by. After a swift lunch we were straight into grogfight. Grogfight Best described as a superb ice breaker or speed dating for grognards this was a […]

The Vulkan Family

Taken as I was with the name Vulcan in a Flashing Blades scenario I’m trying to take that family and tie it NPC and player character wise down the eons. This is my ‘head canon’ and definitely not meant to tie GMs who run for members of the Vulcan family. I’ll expand this as it […]

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 1: Cairo Calamity Episode 2: A fistful of Crocs

Following the disruption of their picnic trip by sandstorms, uniformed thugs, cousin kidnap and four ladies of the Cranford Ladies College Old Girl XI Empire & America Touring Team Mavis Winthrope (Old Scouser Roleplaying) – awkward number 3 bat Gwendolyn Devonshire (Andy S) – throughly modern woman Margret ‘Mags’ Hebblethwaite (Matt) – a scholarly type […]

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, […]