Friday Knight News – Gaming Edition: 27-APR-2012

Another week has zipped by… Where does the time go? No gaming this weekend unfortunately, but I gamed last weekend so I really can’t complain much. Every two or three weeks seems to be a good schedule. Not so far apart that I forget what we were doing and have to relearn the system, but . . . → Read More: Friday Knight News – Gaming Edition: 27-APR-2012

Friday Knight News – Gaming Edition: 9-MAR-2012

Do you hear that? That’s the sound of Friday finally arriving! Unfortunately at my house, that also means that the Spring season of soccer is gonig to start and I’m going to be spending lots of time on a soccer field very soon… But you’re not here to read about my soccer woes!

We had . . . → Read More: Friday Knight News – Gaming Edition: 9-MAR-2012

Ancient Scroll’s Secret Room: The Cyberpunks of Culture (RPG and ACTA)

The new European anti-piracy international law – known as ACTA – is similar to SOPA and PIPA, but will have bigger impact as a global law (including US, EU, Japan, Canada, Brazil, and Mexico). A few weeks ago thousands of people in Poland, in many cities, demonstrated on the streets against ACTA. They convinced the . . . → Read More: Ancient Scroll’s Secret Room: The Cyberpunks of Culture (RPG and ACTA)

News from Around the Net: 17-FEB-2012

With apologies to The Police and Sting, “We are spirits… in quite a digital world… are spirits…” I’ve spent my week in virtual boxes at work and I’m glad it’s Friday. It is Friday, right? It’s not just a mirage brought about by too much monitor radiation? “Our so-called ‘puters beep… With phones they try . . . → Read More: News from Around the Net: 17-FEB-2012

Game Review: Fantasy Craft by Alex Flagg, Scott Gearin, and Patrick Kapera from Crafty Games – Chapter 7

This is it. The last piece of the puzzle. The final chapter of Fantasy Craft from Crafty Games. And what does it cover? World building and running games. Like all major RPGs, there has to be a section to help gamemasters figure out what they’re doing. Whether they’re GMs experienced with other games or this . . . → Read More: Game Review: Fantasy Craft by Alex Flagg, Scott Gearin, and Patrick Kapera from Crafty Games – Chapter 7

News from Around the Net: 20-JAN-12

Welcome to the gaming news roundup for the week of 20-JAN-2012!

This week was “one of those” weeks with work, so I’m gleeful that it’s Friday! Yay!

The debate continued this week about “D&D Next” or “D&D 5e” or “Ultimate Fighting D&D With Kung-fu Grip,” so you’ll see a few stories related to that this . . . → Read More: News from Around the Net: 20-JAN-12

Game Review: Fantasy Craft by Alex Flagg, Scott Gearin, and Patrick Kapera from Crafty Games – Chapter 5

There’s only three chapters to go in Fantasy Craft from Crafty Games… Combat, Foes, and Worlds. Unfortunately between those three chapters and the index, character sheets, and so on, those last three chapters cover nearly 200 pages all by themselves! Every time I delve back into this book, I’m reminded how much of a beast . . . → Read More: Game Review: Fantasy Craft by Alex Flagg, Scott Gearin, and Patrick Kapera from Crafty Games – Chapter 5

News from Around the Net: 13-JAN-12 (Triskaidekaphobic Edition)

Welcome to the first triskaidekaphobic edition of GKR’s News frrom Around the Net for 2012… (Apparently there are three in 2012, two in 2013, and one in 2014. Since we’re on a downward trend let’s hope the Mayans are off on their whole calendar snafu…) At any rate, this week (as you might imagine) there . . . → Read More: News from Around the Net: 13-JAN-12 (Triskaidekaphobic Edition)

Game Review: The One Ring: Adventurer’s Book by Francesco Nepitello from Cubicle 7 – Part 5

One of my New Years’ resolutions for 2012 is to finish up my ongoing review of The One Ring, so I’m going to push forward with my part-by-parcel review today and focus on “Part 5 – Adventuring Mechanics.” But before I get going, I want to share a quick couple of thoughts regarding this game . . . → Read More: Game Review: The One Ring: Adventurer’s Book by Francesco Nepitello from Cubicle 7 – Part 5

News from Around the Net: 30-DEC-11

“It’s the end of the year as we know it and I feel fine…” (apologies to Michael Stipe and the rest of REM for paraphrasing the lyrics to “It’s The End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)”)

This is the last news round-up for 2011, which means 2012 is right . . . → Read More: News from Around the Net: 30-DEC-11

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