I am a writer interested in technology, tabletop roleplaying, video games, film and classical history.
My websites are www.hexjunkie.com and www.bit-escape.wordpress.com
My youtube channel is at http://www.youtube.com/user/bitescape
Every RPG rule book seems to have a chapter at the start that describes what a roleplaying game is and a huge number of them miss the point entirely by calling it in one way or another a ‘story telling game.’… Read More ›
I’ve been thinking a lot about death recently. Maybe it’s because I’m getting older and I can see the gaping maws of oblivion inexorably closing in on me as my optimistic shell of youth fades away, the aching inevitability of that… Read More ›
Milestone leveling rubs me the wrong way. There’s something strange about the GM just deciding my character just levels up. Sometimes a better a GM will at least create a series of paced plot links that, other GM’s seem… Read More ›
Googling around in regards to 5E D&D rules I found a thread where a Dungeon Master was actually complaining that since in 5E players can by RAW jump their strength in feet that meant all 10-foot pits were now not… Read More ›