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Pink Gins & Googlies: Tour Match Sisters of Mercy IX

” Good Evening everyone this Mr Roifield Smyth of the Ceylon Colonial Wireless Service to bring you a summary of a most unusual cricket match. The curious covenant of the Sisters of Mercy met the ladies of the Cranford Old Girls XI in an exciting match. As well as begins a ladies match this game […]

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 2: Aden Adventure Episode 1 Camels & Cameras

Pink Gins & Googlies chapter 2: Aden Adventure Episode 1 Camels & Cameras

Following the pre-credits sequence Mags Hebbelthwaite (Matt) rushes back to the SS Kirby Seegston finding her team mates Mavis Winthrope (Old Scouser Roleplaying) – awkward number 3 bat Gwendolyn Devonshire (Andy S) – throughly modern woman Hettie Larwood (Andy H) – scholar girl and fast bowler She brings them up to speed on what she’s […]

Flashing Blades 1625 a Tale of Deux Mademoiselle’s (Part Deux)

Durand pulled away to deal with issues of the Royal Dragoon’s livestock Antonine and Joesph continue to deal with the issue of Princess Iona and Amanda Pepperbox. Antonine decides to tell the Cardinal but popping out sees three monochrome members of Lion’s Claws – the elite Swiss mercenaries in the pay of the Doge of […]

Prodigal Empires Roleplaying : The crew and ship the MV Scattergun Approach 

Prodigal Empires Roleplaying : The crew and ship the MV Scattergun Approach 

Recently started a Skype RPG game set in the Prodigal Empires background I’ve used for war games for a number of years.  Crew  Amy-Jayne is playing Artemis Brown and she inherited the ‘scattergun approach’ she is owner of the ship and de facto ship’s master/Captain.  Alastair is going to play Ruth Blackett, Royal Westmoreland Navy […]

Navy Patrols in the Crazy Diamond 

This is a quick run down of the patrols the Navies of the major powers send into the Diamond sector to protect their interests, discourage piracy and fly the flag in unclaimed space.   A quick word on ship sizes  Broadly speaking naval vessels are rated as follows smallest to largest: Fighter Shuttle/Dropship Patrol ship (no […]

Multiversal Comics Company: Crimefighters and Criminals, Issue 1: Triple-Word Dinoscore!

I had the honour of running the second session of our shared universe superhero game – player Matt wrote up the session is a stupendously Stan Lee way… A celebrity Scrabble Contest is interrupted by a dastardly criminal and his reptilian (note for you kids out there: not actually reptiles!) horde of dinosaurs! New faces […]

SSAS: Shared Silver Age Supers

I recently listened to the excellent plot points two-part podcast on the champions and ‘day of the destroyer’ champions scenario this excellent podcast really reenergised my passion for this genre of roleplaying. I’m lucky to know many roleplayers and superhero enthusiasts across the globe but scheduling with conflicts draws on ones attention are really hard. However […]