We played RISE UP last night, a board game about building an activist movement. It wasn't exactly fun, but it is well designed and thought-provoking. We joked that it would be a good companion piece to WINTERHORN to be played simultaneously, with the WINTERHORN players sauntering over and resetting the board every once in a while.
Not really English
Not really muffins
Sitting at the dealership and thanking my foresight for turning down the TV blasting CNN when it was just me in here. Now I can listen to ambient music instead of having to blare something akin to jackhammers.
(that should read "has a channel"
TIL: MTV had a channel called MTVU that is geared towards University students.
It plays music videos and showed brief headlines.
I'm going to try to do better.
Trying is the point.
If I succeed, awesome, but trying is the point.
It's interesting to see what the definition of "quiet study room" is by students.
Wondering how I I still have Skype Credit when I deactivated my account.
Also I picked up a Beaglebone Pocket this weekend. It's basically a stripped down BeagleBone Black with just the GPIO headers, SD card reader, and a USB port.
But this is so TINY!
What's cool is it's also built in Michigan.
Some days I just put my entire Open Metalcast library on shuffle.
The 1000 word RPG theory metaphor challenge
Using a key metaphor from your own life and frame of reference, write 1000 words about how that metaphor explains or clarifies your take on role-playing game design and play. Be specific.
By Dec 31, post it somewhere , tagged #RPGmetaphor1000.
If you want me to see it, put it somewhere I can see it, like g+.
If your metaphor is clear and gives good insight into how you think about RPGs, you win.
I may send winners an actual award.
Harassment in Indie Games: Part 2 - What
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Or don't. It's your choice.
It's the time of year when i can less awkwardly share with you the xmas music I made.
🎶 🎄 🎅 🎄 🎅 🎄 🎶
Some of it's chiptuny. Some of it's sample based. It's all pretty weird.
You can buy it if you like it, but you can also just listen for free. :)
(Kissing the top ten is Sentinel Comics: The Roleplaying Game Starter Kit from Greater Than Games http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/227693?affiliate_id=77000)
Print on Demand status: 3 POD books in top 10, with 2 titles in top 10 to add POD later.
Price Range: Most common price: $14.99. Lowest $12.99 (on sale), highest $29.99 (2 titles)
In the Under Five Bucks Category: Heroic Maps is doing a series of modular winter-themed maps every Sunday until Christmas: http://www.drivethrurpg.com/product/227986?affiliate_id=77000 #DailyDriveThruRPG
Octodon is a nice general purpose instance. more