Monthly Archives: May 2016

Bonus Track (Tracking Initiative in the Pathfinder RPG)

Fresh back from PaizoCon, we got to game with nearly a dozen new GMs and played beside several more.We liked a lot of techniques we saw and wanted to share a few of the best practices we witnessed at our … Continue reading

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Emerald Spire, Year 2

After last year’s Emerald Spire slaughter at the hands of a gibbering mouther (and Owen KC Stephens), we went back for seconds! This year maybe RPG Superstar, Monica Marlowe and finalist Andrew Marlowe can help is survive! So far odds … Continue reading

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Play It Again (Rapid Shots: GMing in Organized Play)

Polling players at PaizoCon this week, we saw a lot of patterns for player satisfaction when playing in Organized Play scenarios. Below are the top 5 yays and nays we heard: Yays! (Good Tips for Organized Play GMs) Do voices … Continue reading

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Well Now…

And it is OGL!

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Shadows of the Morning (PaizoCon Day 2)

Enjoying the opportunity to play to Kobold Press’ Shadows of the Dusk Queen and have had the pleasure of gaming with the artist of the Adventure, the talented Bryan Syme. He also smells much better than his Half-Orc Gobb.

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To Infinity… (PaizoCon Day 1)

First (official) day at PaizoCon. It is so cool to see the Legendary Planet kickstarter come to life!

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You Are Here! (PaizoCon Countdown: 1)

We are here, on PaizoCon Eve! Already the atmosphere is charged with all sorts of awesome and… the scent of Previews… We will be bringing you info and all the goodness as we encounter it!

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Road Warriors (Using the Road Trip to a Con, PaizoCon Countdown: 2)

Yesterday we spoke about optimal packing for a travel gaming experience. There are scenarios where space isn’t just limited to the overheard bin or costing $50 for each bag beyond the first the agent checks-in. Today, we look at the … Continue reading

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Tuppence a Bag (Packing for Mobile Gaming & Cons, PaizoCon Countdown: 3)

If you are heading to PaizoCon chances are you are getting your bags of holding (if only) ready to go. Maybe you are just considering a trip with your gaming group for some Destination Gaming. What should go with you … Continue reading

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Work Song (Varied Experienced and the Alien GM, PaizoCon Countdown: 4)

Convention gaming has a distinct difference from home games in that the play group assembled is eruptive (coming into being with multiple full experienced viewpoints) versus organic (most often assembled by the GM willing to run a campaign). This difference … Continue reading

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