• Archive for May, 2013

    Bundle of Holding +2

    by  • May 28, 2013 • Design & Art, News • Comments Off on Bundle of Holding +2

    Pay what you want for six great games as DRM-free PDFs – and donate to the Mines Advisory Group and Doctors Without Borders.

    The bundle includes Grey Ranks (by Fiasco designer Jason Morningstar), Shooting the Moon (Emily Care Boss), A Penny for My Thoughts (Paul Tevis), and Kagematsu (Danielle Lewon).  If you give more than the current average, you also get Hollowpoint (Brad Murray and C. W. Marshall) and Monsterhearts (Joe Mcdaldno). Hurry up – only five days left!

    Gender Inclusiveness at Gaming Events

    by  • May 20, 2013 • Essays • Comments Off on Gender Inclusiveness at Gaming Events

    With convention season nearly in full swing, how to include ladies in your geeky/nerdy/gaming events is a hot topic. From Cosplay harassment retaliation to Aisha Tyler laying the smackddown on haters for appearing at conventions last year, 2013 has the difficult task ahead of it to be more gender inclusive. How do we get...

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    Dilemma: an Interview with Manuela Soriani

    by  • May 16, 2013 • Design & Art, People & Events • Comments Off on Dilemma: an Interview with Manuela Soriani

    Today we’re talking with Manuela Soriani, co-author of Dilemma, “a game about having power on other people and getting in touch with them”, powered by the Apocalypse. The blind playtest document is out now1. I urge you to check it out! But first, read more about the game and its author. Tell us something...

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    Tomb Raider – Casual Review

    by  • May 9, 2013 • Reviews • Comments Off on Tomb Raider – Casual Review

    This post is the first of two reviews of Tomb Raider (2013). We chose to review this video game because of the original marketing for the game, as well as the final result. The first review is by Brie, who is a casual video gamer, and the second will be from Melody, who is...

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    The best larp advice I ever heard

    by  • May 6, 2013 • Essays • 2 Comments

    A bunch of years ago I was given the best larp advice I have heard so far. Today I’ll pass it on. ”Involve other people. Involve them, involve them, involve them.” – Henrik Thurfjäll That’s it. The best larp advice I have to offer. The advice might not look like much, and I wasn’t very...

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