Category Archives: Musings

Ramblings from my semi-fevered mind.

Online Digital D&D: We’re Living in the Future

I’ve been gaming for a long time. In the early 80s, my childhood friends and I devoured Dungeons & Dragons. If I wasn’t playing, I was creating maps and dungeons and encounters, most of which never saw the light of … Continue reading

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Game Mastering with a Video Table

SPOILER ALERT: This blog entry contains some minor spoilers from the D&D 5th Edition┬áCurse of Strahd adventure published by Wizards of the Coast. Saturday, May 7, 2016: The day that I started GMing for the very first time. Okay, I’ve … Continue reading

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Mutants & Masterminds 3rd Edition Campaign & Other Stuff

Apparently my track record of posting to this site has been pretty piss-poor. Maybe I’ll change that. No promises. At the moment, I’m actually not running my own D&D campaign, which is a rarity for me. After a 6+ year … Continue reading

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Between Two Eras

So I’ve been playing (and on-again, off-again designing, mostly off-again) Dungeons & Dragons for the better parts of 30 years. In fact, I just concluded a long-running campaign that I started in D&D 3.5, transitioned into D&D 4E, and ended … Continue reading

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A Much-Needed Battery Recharge

I am a Dungeon Master. Yes, I capitalize Dungeon Master because in the glory days of old we were like unto gods! Now, in the post-3rd edition world of templates and grids, the rules of the game are more clear … Continue reading

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WotC in a tailspin

If the world of media, going all the way back to the first inexpensive media that people could record at home, has taught anyone who pays attention one lesson it is this: customers and would-be-customers and will-never-be-customers will get what … Continue reading

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