Tag Archives: Odds and Ends

Gaming Round-Up: Bioware and Blizzard

Originally posted on Superior Realities:
I’ve found myself in another period of jumping between a bunch of games in rapid succession lately. Without intending it, I’ve ended up on a bit of a Bioware kick, though Blizzard has also put…

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Episode 333: Five Scenes in Video Games That Make Me Emotional

Originally posted on 3rd World Geeks:
Hiya! We’ve all had emotional rushes when playing a video game. We can feel frustrated when we can’t compete a level. We can become elated when finally beating that one super tough boss and…

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The Commercial Map Collection Hits 300!

Originally posted on Dyson's Dodecahedron:
Back in early 2014 I added a distant stretch goal on my Patreon campaign where I would be releasing a map or maybe even a few maps every month under a free commercial use…

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Random Gaming Music Post

Originally posted on Gaming Omnivore:
As I seem to have hit a bit of a rut over the past week in terms of writing on my blog site, I decided to take a bit of a detour from my regularly…

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Labhruinn’s Tavern

Originally posted on Dyson's Dodecahedron:
Labhruinn’s Tavern is a cosy little establishment built into the basement of three story stone & wood residential structure on Clinker Street. While the clientelle was mostly boatbuilders and clinkers when Labhruinn’s opened, the…

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Pour decisions: wine with video games

Originally posted on Later Levels:
Getting Commander Shepherd drunk in every bar in Mass Effect. Using cocktails to manipulate moods in The Red Strings Club. Downing so much beer in Fable that you throw up and earn The Drinking Game…

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1979 D&D Character Record Sheets

Originally posted on Wayne's Books:
1977 (1979) Dungeons & Dragons Character Record Sheets TSR 9014 … 25 sheets A fairly rare pad of D&D character sheets arrived in the shop. As The Acaeum describes it: 1979: Character Record Sheets.…

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Cities in MMORPGs #IntPiPoMo2019

Originally posted on GamingSF:
For this first installment of screenshots for the 2019 edition of International Picture Posting Month, I’m going to present some of my favourite city views from various MMORPGs. Cities are almost always a major hub or…

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Adventures in Fantasy (1979): A Post-D&D project for Dave Arneson

Originally posted on Wayne's Books:
Haven’t had a Adventures in Fantasy box set in the shop in years, so I thought this would be a great time to profile the set. The set is “Signed!” – which is super…

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Days of the Dragon: 1981 Dungeons & Dragons Fantasy Art Calendar

Originally posted on Wayne's Books:
Following up on my post earlier this week (Days of the Dragon: 1982 Dungeons & Dragons Fantasy Art Calendar), I have a 1981 Days of the Dragon calendar. They are similar in format, and…

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