Tag Archives: doing it right

On Thieves

But not literally.  Not since my second marriage, anyway.  Hey-O! My OSR games take a bit of a hybrid approach to the extra list of thief skills. Anyone can hide.  Anyone can climb sheer surfaces.  Anyone can search for traps.  … Continue reading

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Dungeon Masters are Stupid

This video is so stupid.  Don’t watch it. A more accurate title would be “Stupid Dungeons are Stupid”, but that wouldn’t give Shad here the opening to reinvent the wheel and then feel smugly superior because HIS wheel is round unlike … Continue reading

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Faction Play – The One True D&D

The hack behind Hack & Slash laid down some serious analytical analysis sussed from the moldering oldies.  Give On Gygax Design III a read for a solid Bryce’s Ten Inch Pole style reaming of old school goodness: Here’s another thing that’s … Continue reading

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They Know

Every time you tell a NuD&D player that you play Man’s D&D they get really defensive about their Girl D&D playstyle.  You don’t have to sneer at their style.  You don’t have to mention it at all. Just mention your a 3d6 … Continue reading

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It’s Just a Game

Seriously, peeps, meeps, and all around tweeps, get a grip. If D&D is one of the most important, fulfilling parts of your life, you’re doing life wrong.  But then, what do you expect from a gal who lacked the upbringing to … Continue reading

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On Social Advice from Social Mopes

Don’t take financial advice from a broke guy.  (Yo!)  Don’t take dietary advice from a fat guy.  (Double yo!)  And don’t take relationship advice from SJWs.  You can trust your old pal E. Reagan Wright on that last one – … Continue reading

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All You Need is Three

The worst campaigns I’ve ever played in started out like this:  “What do you want to do?” My answer to that always takes the passive-aggressive form of another question:  “What are my options?” Being as I’m a player who is considerate … Continue reading

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