Category Archives: Updates

From the DM’s Chair: Creating a Setting

Originally posted on Shadowonthewall:
Whether classic fantasy or a steampunk style like Eberron pictured above, every campaign needs a setting. Artwork from D&D Eberron 5e. You’ve gotten your game group together and, now you’ve got your group of friends all…

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Grit and Persistence – An awesome lesson one can learn from games

Originally posted on Plant Powered Gamers:
I received a text while I was at work from Grant today.  He was incredibly excited and wanted to let me know that he had finally defeated the “Yellow Devil” from Mega Man for…

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There’s No Escaping the Backlog

Originally posted on VIRTUAL BASTION:
It wasn’t too long ago that I used to be a different kind of gamer. The kind of gamer who spent every moment of free time they had on finishing their next game. The kind…

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Raids week 81

Originally posted on Micki's Delirium:
Last week on Saturday I was quite late for raids, because I had put an add up to sell my car, and people wanted to come look at it right away. I hadn’t expected…

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Top 10 NES Games: Part 1

Originally posted on Ghosts of the Stratosphere:
So similar to my other Top Ten Video Game lists such as my Top 5 Sega Master System games or Top 5 Super NES games , I figured it was time to give…

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The Delren Street Sewers

Originally posted on Dyson's Dodecahedron:
While much of the city is served by “surface sewers” to move waste and water, in parts of the old town there exist proper underground sewers that date back to the previous empire’s attempts…

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No Place Like (The Party’s) Home

Originally posted on Cannibal Halfling Gaming:
When someone says the word ‘adventurer’, the picture of a steady home life is not often one of the images called to mind. The dusty road, the shadows between the megascrapers, the space between…

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Theseus’s Ship: Upgrading Your Playstation 4

Originally posted on AmbiGaming:
A long, long time ago, I began an adventure about starting a let’s play channel, and documented my mishaps along the way for entertainment and posterity. As someone with a fairly lukewarm relationship with technology, I had…

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Gaming’s most annoying couple

Originally posted on Later Levels:
As part of last month’s Getting to know you post, I asked everyone to share the video game characters that most annoy them. I kind of feel sorry for Sonic the Hedgehog and his friends…

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DDO: Don’t fear the Reaper 3

Originally posted on Bio Break:
“Hey guys we should split up!” “That’s the beginning of every bad horror movie, you know?” And thus began another exciting group outing in Dungeons and Dragons Online, in which a group of slightly overleveled…

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