Monthly Archives: April 2015

Nearly the Weekend

Nearly, oh so nearly there, with a long Bank Holiday weekend almost here (even if I am working on Saturday). Tomorrow I’ll be playing some more Neverwinter for a couple of hours, and otherwise being a house husband in between … Continue reading

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Write-Ups and Memories

So, we’re finally back in action with the Monday night group after a couple of week’s hiatus. I’ve just written up Monday’s mayhem, so that can be found in the usual place, or you can follow the link directly. This … Continue reading

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A Call To Arms

It’s not often you get an unexpected plea to come rescue someone, unless you’re Batman I guess, or you live a life of drama. I do my best these days to avoid drama because it’s so exhausting, though I can … Continue reading

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A New Week

Right, I’ve had enough of this gruelling entropic grind. This week is going to be better, even if I have to bend the spacetime continuum over my knee and spank it to make it happen. It’s a lovely clarion call … Continue reading

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MadeUpModFacts

Well, it’s been an interesting few days – which feels like that’s meant in the context of the ancient chinese curse. I’ve generally felt too tired to update this blog for a few days, but I have been continuing to … Continue reading

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So, what’s the catch with Neverwinter?

The traditional MMORPG model used to be that you paid a monthly subscription to the publishers for the privilege of playing. The money went to recoup operating costs for hardware, bandwidth, development and active curating.  Examples that spring to mind … Continue reading

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Sunday Hooligans Group

As I might have mentioned before, I’m running two Dungeons and Dragons groups at the moment – with varying degrees of wanting to pull my own hair out as we get stuck in. The ever-pulchritudinous Lady M has stepped into … Continue reading

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