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Some stuff I have made that might be of interest:

* "Deeds, not Words", a 3-player GM-less game about the amazing suffragettes, but generally about activism:
hardcorenarrativist.org/items/

* "The poison of suspicion", a 2-player GM-less game about forgiveness and the meaning of life:
hardcorenarrativist.org/items/

* "Black Wolf", my game for dark fantasy. Basically a Call of Cthulhu 7th hack:
hardcorenarrativist.org/items/

* RPG software, scenarios I've written, and more:
hardcorenarrativist.org/

Friendos and cool people.

We still have a barrage of negative reviews (known as review bombing), if you want to help us report their reviews as unhelpful, etc. feel free to head on over to #Tusky's play store page!

play.google.com/store/apps/det

If you like what we do, and wanna support the work, you can donate over on #OpenCollective

opencollective.com/tusky

“I think that the average designer of a tabletop game in the current market is someone who cannot not design games. They are people who are driven by their ideas and creativity, and they just can’t help themselves."

wired.com/2019/07/geeks-guide-

Yep, this is me.

Yesterday I played my last game ("The 5 whys") for the first time (pretty fun!) and a board game called Dice Hospital.

I'm not super fond of board games, but Dice Hospital was really fun!

1) it's cool that soldier 76 is gay
2) it's very clearly a calculated safe move by blizzard to do so
3) if you rely on major corporations to deliver queer content you'll be forever trying to make a meal out of table scraps
4) support small queer artists directly

Unrelated: just watched en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sword_of (I'd recommend it) and for some reason, I was often thinking about how that film would have been told as a RPG using Universalis 😅

I have only played Universalis once, so I'm not sure what was that all about.

Almost 200 downloads of "Deeds, not Words" in a little over a week on DriveThruRPG 😱

Which might be shit for a free game on there, but my only reference so far is itch.io, and the downloads for the game over there are still... 6. Over a longer period of time, too.

It's quite frustrating that the English edition of Game Chef doesn't seem to provide any information, still hasn't closed the form, and I don't even know if my game was received 😟​

Some stuff I have made that might be of interest:

* "Deeds, not Words", a 3-player GM-less game about the amazing suffragettes, but generally about activism:
hardcorenarrativist.org/items/

* "The poison of suspicion", a 2-player GM-less game about forgiveness and the meaning of life:
hardcorenarrativist.org/items/

* "Black Wolf", my game for dark fantasy. Basically a Call of Cthulhu 7th hack:
hardcorenarrativist.org/items/

* RPG software, scenarios I've written, and more:
hardcorenarrativist.org/

It seems that dice.camp is having problems again. Once it's back online I'll just mark my "hardcorenarrativist" account there as moved to this one 😕

I'm sad to leave dice.camp, but it's annoying to have two, almost identical accounts, and this one is more stable.

The Kickstarter has launched for 1879's first graphic novel! Follow the thrilling adventures of Henry and his troll friend Smedley as they chase the Felonious Feline Filcher across steamweird London! Support our efforts to print and distribute a completed book! Backers get access to a draft PDF! Airships! Explosions! Romance! Cats!

bit.ly/2Xyvm6R

@dalius Hey, is or will Card-a-mon be free software?

I wonder if I could maybe help a bit, and it would be nice to be able to self-host.

Using Card-a-mon (web software to make cards for games, which can be exported to PDF) for my new project. It's pretty great!

cardamon.ffff.lt/

Thanks @dalius!

Damn, Oli Jeffrey (designer of Quietus, a melancholy horror game) is *really good*:
youtube.com/watch?v=lSQxAuDK-A

I backed the game on Kickstarter (still active if you're interested), but I wonder if that would be even half as good with me as the narrator.

The last RPG I backed on Kickstarter was Quietus, a melancholy horror game (still active: kickstarter.com/projects/sinis).

The last update linked to this actual play video. I have only watched ~15 (just character creation) but the beginning is pretty great:
youtube.com/watch?v=lSQxAuDK-A

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I stumbled on those games on reddit, they look awesome:

Dialect: thornygames.com/pages/dialect

The Quiet Year: buriedwithoutceremony.com/the-

Kingdom: lamemage.com/kingdom/ (by the author of Microscope)

When I was writing up a summary of the various Star Wars RPG systems ( attercap.net/post/star-wars-rp ) I started thinking about a grid of RPG showing the two axes of Simulation - Narrative and Rules-Heavy (crunch) - Rules-Light. Has anyone seen/put together a grid like that?

The Spanish RPG community (on birdsite) is talking about Powered by the Apocalypse and...

...these are some of the worst takes I have seen in my whole life. The shocking ignorance/point missing mixed with limitless confidence!

I can't even reply, I'm just going to get angry.

I get so annoyed when people talk about D&D like it's the only RPG that exists 😕

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