Category Archives: gaming

Sometimes I wander

And never more so now that I’ve started playing Poke Mongo (oh alright, Pokémon Go if you’re going to be boring about it). Today for example I’ve walked some 18000 steps straight after my weekly yoga/Pilates/body balance class and it’s … Continue reading

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Games Nights – Gloom and Love Letter

We’ve been introduced to a few new card games this last week, as we’ve casually extended our geekery in social situations. Lord S has been collecting a vast array of easily transportable games over the last few years, and brought … Continue reading

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Updates, Updates

Another chunk of the Wartorn Chapter Five write-up has just gone live. Large bits of this section of the campaign are inspired by the old Temple of Elemental Evil supermodule and it’s follow-up Return to the Temple of Elemental Evil. … Continue reading

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Wartorn Updates Have Started

Rather than doing a week by week recreation, I’ve been breaking the narrative up into bite-size chunks for the new stage of the D&D campaign. They’re all under the Wartorn section of Games and Gaming, with the new material starting … Continue reading

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Dungeons and Dragons Updates

I’ve not updated the Roll20 session logs for a while, largely through having what’s felt like way too much going on. My plan is to do a catchup post and some more material this weekend in between focusing on the … Continue reading

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Retro Gaming Card-Based Simulation

Last night we finally got round to playing a game I was given for my birthday. Boss Monster has “The Dungeon Building Card Game” as its strapline, and takes its graphic style from 8-bit computer gaming. I’d heard good things … Continue reading

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Proud Adventuring Father

Pretty much the first words the Charleesi said to me this evening were: we had our first D&D session at college and I nearly died already – the elf stuck me in a bag of holding and legged it! The … Continue reading

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