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Gaming in the Wild: Pretty (Frustrated) in Pink

I want to thank everyone who took the time to let me know how much you enjoy my writings, and your further encouragement for me to keep producing content once the Mad Adventurers close their doors in the new year. It means a lot to me to know that you are out there…

Gaming in the Wild: Hallowed Halls

The word has come down, the final bells are tolling. We stand at the precipice of change, as the windows begin to be sealed and boarded, the furniture draped in dust cloths and the finer relics of our endeavours distributed among their owners. New homes will come for most, but for all? We shall see…

The Independents: Mistborn Adventure Game

The immortal Lord Ruler reigns over a land of ash, where it is a daily struggle simply to keep crops growing. Nobles play games of intrigue and lead lives of luxury while an entire peasant/slave caste known as the skaa toil away with no rewards other than enough food to survive and maybe fewer beatings. […]

Gaming in the Wild: Expansions and Editions, Fun at a Profit

The world we have created for ourselves is rife with complexity and confusion. After millennia of civilised society we have a plethora of systems and states, hierarchies and red tape, and almost everywhere you go in the world, there is a monetary value placed on almost everything, even things that are labelled as “free…”

Gaming in the Wild: The End of the Apocalypse

Over the last year or more, my table at the Bracebridge Tabletop Gaming Community has been plodding their way through the Dungeons and Dragons adventure module “Princes of the Apocalypse.” After a meeting with the group, here is what we have decided…

Gaming in the Wild: World Championship of Space Boats!

I’m often amazed at our little world. Thousands of people are out there enjoying our hobby and helping fund its momentum forward to new innovations and growth throughout the years. Through the varied ways that we express our geekdoms, we are constantly finding ways to expand our coverage and bring new people into the fold. […]

Gaming in the Wild: Once More into the Breach

There are many reasons I can think of why it is important to support local business, including your FLGS, or Friendly Local Gaming Store. Did you know that your relationship with your children is one of them?

Gaming in the Wild: Surviving the Apocalypse

For about a year or so, I have been running the Princes of the Apocalypse adventure module for my table at the Bracebridge Tabletop Community. We are about halfway through it, if the level range is to be trusted. After all of that time, here are some thoughts…

The Independents: MASHED

It’s 1950, and you find yourself assigned to the 8099th Mobile Army Surgical Hospital, posted to the embattled South Korea. North Korea has invaded their southern neighbor, and the United States and the United Nations have begun a ‘police action’ that will one day be known as the Korean War. Casualties pour in, and whether […]

Gaming in the Wild: Fundraising, EXPOSED!

A couple of weeks ago I dropped some news that the Bracebridge Tabletop Gaming Community was up to something. Here is an update of the something and the nature of it’s up…