Monthly Archives: June 2014

Online D&D Tools

When I’m running my sessions – whether that’s in Roll20 or around the table – I’m increasingly finding that there are online D&D tools scattered around the web that just make my life easier. I’ve already talked about the mapping … Continue reading

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Updates and Medications

It’s already Wednesday? How did that happen? The most recent Roll20 session writeup has just been posted, for those who are following that. We all had a great deal of fun, mixed with fear and it all got sufficiently shouty … Continue reading

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Summer’s here at last

OK, technically that’s true because it’s the Summer Solstice (The longest day of the year), and so officially the beginning of Summer in the northern hemisphere. But today has also felt, suddenly, like Summer as opposed to a generally undifferentiated … Continue reading

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Is there some kind of kickball thing going on?

I love our estate in the summer when big competitions are on – the shouts and screams are deeply amusing, and just distorted enough by echoes to mean absolutely anything. This Twitter post seems to encapsulate this evening if the … Continue reading

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Roll20 Updates and Other Nonsense

I’ve been copying the Roll20 write-ups to their own section and as of this week will be updating those pages directly rather than tying up the more general blog – we’ve got all manner of oddness taking place this week, … Continue reading

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Busy Week

There are times I open the nearest journal (I have three on the go), look at the blank page, and just let dialogue fall out. Sometimes it will be a continuation of a scene that I’ve been working on, and … Continue reading

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Roll20 – Discoveries

This week’s session continued straight on from the end of the last after a week of OC (Out of Character) debate among players about the nature of their elusive nemesis. With reserves running low therefore, the party spent as much … Continue reading

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