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Box cover art and some cards from Smash Up by AEG.

Thoughts on Smash Up

How many other card games let you play Zombie Wizards against Alien Dinosaurs? A few days ago I had the pleasure of hanging out with some of the guys from Legendary Realms and playing a few card games with them. These guys are quickly becoming my go-to group for board and card gaming sessions as […]

Painted Reaper minis for tabletop role playing.

I’m not dead!

Handling Absence in Gaming Lately I’ve been a little quiet here. Such things as life, work and unexpected events can cause schedules to fall apart. I had too many things getting in the way which made me push off writing… which in turn lead me to thinking I could get it all done later or […]

Ghost in the Shell: Arise comes out later this month.

New Ghost In The Shell Movie

One of the first anime I remember being completely in love with was the original Ghost In The Shell movie by Production I.G., based on the works of Masamune Shirow, which I saw back in the mid 90s on a bootleg VHS that actually had pretty decent subtitles. Dystopian transhuman cyberpunk has always piqued my […]

Shiney new dice to go with a shiny new character.

I’m Not An NPC

I’m the Hero, dammit! I was thinking about some past comments over on the Facebook page that kinda threw me off. I had posted a picture where random cashier realized they were essentially an NPC. Almost immediately after posting it, two people made comments to the extent of “What’s an NPC? I don’t get it” […]

Rolls highest initiative... Critcally fail all attack rolls.

Screwing Up Royally

Lately I’ve been going through a rough patch and find myself messing things up left and right. Its just plain bad and somehow life keeps having me roll Natural 1s every time. So, with that in mind (and since this isn’t the place to vent my personal issues), I thought I’d talk about epically screwing […]

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