Writings, Rants, and Ravings

Bring out your dead!

There was a poll and discussion going on recently at EnWorld regarding how people feel about having the bad guys in their game brought back from the dead. Depending on the genre it’s a common enough trope, however like anything else it can become stale if used too much. It’s one thing if you are […]

New Year, New Game

The fine folk over at Gnome Stew have issued a challenge to gamers for 2012: run a new game this year!. Run a new campaign in your favorite system, run a new game system you haven’t tried before, whatever. Just run a new game. As part of this challenge, they’ve created a contest as well.  […]

You Say You Want A Resolution…

Well, it’s that time again. The old year has been tossed aside, and a fresh one is slotted up and ready for us to run roughshod over. Now, I’ve never been one for making resolutions, and the few that I have made were less than successful. But I’m going to give it another try here […]

Happy Veteran’s Day

Thank you. Two simple words that aren’t said quite often enough, especially to the men and women of the armed forces. So thank you to all of the veterans, and to those currently still serving.  Your sacrifices are not forgotten.

Fiction Friday: Single White Zombie

I wrote this yesterday after being inspired by a post from Owen Stephens on G+ (with a little help from Shaun of the Dead as well).  I hope you enjoy it! Darren swore under his breath as he wiped the sweat from his brow. Who knew trying to open someone’s skull with a hacksaw would […]