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State of The World (Is Square): May 14th

All of you TWIS regulars out there may have noticed that things have been rather quiet around here lately. After returning from my vacation I found myself drained both physically and creatively, and I haven’t really been posting on the blog as often as I could/should. Radiostorm has been kind enough to keep posting during the last couple weeks (a period of time which I now refer to as...

Dungeons and Dragons on 60 Minutes

Dungeons and Dragons had just about as awkward an adolescence as its legion of fans did. In the 1980s, the budding roleplaying game was tangentially linked to a handful of high profile teenage suicides. Fueled by spur-of-the-moment hysteria, pocketed movements arose across the country to ban Dungeons and Dragons, claiming that the game taught witchcraft, satanism, homosexuality, necromancy...

Pathfinder Beginner Box & Mini-con

Those of you who follow the blog and Twitter regularly know that I play quite a bit of Pathfinder, especially Pathfinder Society Organized Play. I started my experience with the system about four or five months ago and have been attending organized meetups on a weekly basis. It’s been great fun to finally play in a regular gaming group again! I always encourage people to give Pathfinder a...

Random Thoughts: October 5th

I’m taking a bit of a mini vacation this week (up in the country of cottages), so I won’t be able to continue map editing on Unearthed until I return next Monday. In the meantime, you can enjoy this short digest and look forward to a new dMetric post by Radiostorm this weekend. I’m also trying out a new formatting style for blog posts! I am thinking of abandoning the square...

Random Thoughts: August 3rd

It’s been a bit of a slow week from a development standpoint due to a couple of technical hiccups. To tide you all over, here’s a quick mash-up of news and minor progress updates!     We are now affiliated with The Roleplaying Jew, run by the very talented Cidolfas. I worked with Cid back when he managed the Final Fantasy Compendium, one of the best Final Fantasy resources...