Starting with a Big Bang

Last week, on the Forged Front, I discussed players thinking about party dynamics before the campaign even starts in attempt to really make it easier for everyone to ease into the long haul for the campaign without having to wonder why their character would put up with another character for any length of time at . . . → Read More: Starting with a Big Bang

The Gassy Gnoll: Gamer Mind as Strange Cesspool of Correlation

It should come as no surprise to anybody that my mind is crowded with tidbits (some useful, most not) from all the parts of my life. Movie quotes compete with song snippets, which fight for dominance with the useless trivia department, strange analyses nobody needs, and the ever present random firing neuron. There are days . . . → Read More: The Gassy Gnoll: Gamer Mind as Strange Cesspool of Correlation

The Gassy Gnoll: Top 10 Quick Gift Ideas for Gamers

The Gassy Gnoll is in full holiday insanity mode here at Gnoll Central, which means he’s thinking about what gifts to pick up for his fuzzy loved ones, what’s on his wish list, and who the heck he should “give” the business end of a polearm, axe, or sword the next time he sees them. . . . → Read More: The Gassy Gnoll: Top 10 Quick Gift Ideas for Gamers

The Gassy Gnoll: Grumpy Spirits of Halloween

This Gassy Gnoll has become a bit of a grump as far as the kiddish aspects of Old Hallows’ Eve goes. Dressing up in a costume and traipsing around the neighborhood in search of handouts from strangers hasn’t been his thing for a long time… (He leaves that side of the holiday to Mrs. Gassy . . . → Read More: The Gassy Gnoll: Grumpy Spirits of Halloween

The Gassy Gnoll: Summer is Coming (July RPG Blog Carnival)

This month’s RPG blog carnival topic is hosted by Dice Monkey and it’s wide open. All we have to do is talk about summer and how it pertains to gaming. Sounds easy enough, so let’s see what we can come up with…

Summer can be interpreted a few ways. There’s the warm season of the . . . → Read More: The Gassy Gnoll: Summer is Coming (July RPG Blog Carnival)

The Gassy Gnoll: The Impermanence of Thought and How To Use It to Beat the Block

The Gassy Gnoll has been tired lately and had far too much time to think when he should have been sleeping. This is hardly ever a good thing when it happens. But for some reason he’s been very philosophical and introspective of late. Recently that led to a strange train of thought…

How would you . . . → Read More: The Gassy Gnoll: The Impermanence of Thought and How To Use It to Beat the Block

Game Fodder: Journey of the Sword – A Bit of Magic

Congratulations, you have a sword! You’ve transformed a lump of shiny rock into a weapon of slash destruction. Sword in hand, your PCs and NPCs are ready to charge off into battle, right? Or did you want to imbue the weapon with a bit of magic? (For the article on forging check here; on smelting . . . → Read More: Game Fodder: Journey of the Sword – A Bit of Magic

Game Fodder: The Wizard Wasteland

Occasionally a wizard will go off the deep end with an experiment gone awry… Once in a while a wizard may execute a final Hail Mary to decimate an invading army and sacrifice himself or herself in the process… Sometimes two wizards will have a disagreement that results in a duel…

However it begins, the . . . → Read More: Game Fodder: The Wizard Wasteland

The Gassy Gnoll: Random, Deep, Spacey Thoughts

That’s right, the Gnoll is going random on your… web page. Blame it on too much sun, not enough sleep, and a dream where gnolls are playing soccer something similar to Michael J. Fox in Teen Wolf. Obviously I picked the wrong week to cut back on caffeine.

SPACEX – F9-Liftoff (SpaceX.com)

With SPACEX . . . → Read More: The Gassy Gnoll: Random, Deep, Spacey Thoughts

Friday Knight News – Gaming Edition: 18-MAY-2012

Wow. I love it when short weeks take more energy to get through than long ones do. That’s what I get for taking off a couple of days for my birthday I guess. However, I got a copy of DCC RPG in the mail (quite a b-day present!), got to see The Avengers one more . . . → Read More: Friday Knight News – Gaming Edition: 18-MAY-2012

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