So got into Bill's at about eight thirty last night. Talking until midnight on Frontier Space stuff. Then up this morning at six. Bill up at eight and talked until noon--still Frontier Space stuff. Now we have moved on to a conquest board game we are working on. The game will use three control spheres: trade, diplomacy, and military and have a unique--at least we think so--turn phase mechanic. Each sphere will have its own mechanic for determining victory. Still in very early phases but enjoying challenge.
While I know some of our community is not from the USA, I would nonetheless like to wish a Happy 4th to those of us fortunate enough to live here in the United States.
Please friends do not take this as an insult to your home countries if you are not from here. It is not meant in any way to disparage your homes, just celebrate my own.»Read more
There are a lot of poisons in the world, and enemies of agents (and even sometimes the agents themselves) will find missions with uses for them. For simplicity, poisons all work using the following system.»Read more
Birds do it. Bees do it. Even ogres in the trees do it. Yes, this is an unusual tale of two star-crossed lovers. Krog, the cunning and mighty ogre king, falls head-over-heels for a human ranger. The courtship is unusual, their love unlikely, but somehow they make it work. Until, that is, Krog’s wife learns of it… and then things start to get ugly. The players enter this unusual tale and learn that the ogre king’s bride is to be the meal and a pawn in the plans of the megalomaniac Vark, the ogre tribe's shaman. Do they help? Or are they too appalled at the entire sordid story?»Read more