Posted by Anthony H - February 4th, 2017


The nine D&D alignments are an internet meme.

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Surviving Character Death or:

Posted by Anthony H - February 4th, 2017

Anecdotal Advice You Needn’t Follow from a Guy with Significant Blood on His Hands

When a player’s character dies, it doesn’t just kill the character. It usually kills the mood. If not handled correctly, it can kill the campaign. Therefore, in the hands of a poor referee, killing PCs is akin to killing the game.

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The Night Wolf Inn

Posted by Anthony H - November 1st, 2016

nwi-coverNow Available from Lulu! The Night Wolf Inn is a sandbox experience for 1st Edition RPG Gaming. Also available as a PDF.

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Self-Gratifying Games: (or) Why I like AD&D

Posted by Anthony H - January 27th, 2016

I’ve worked in the video game industry for 12 years now and I’ve had a lot of thoughts related to games (all kinds of games) and their purpose in our (d)evolving society.

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2016 What’s New

Posted by Anthony H - January 20th, 2016

I’m not writing at the moment.

I have no real pressing ideas for books so I’m just idling my time with my RPG group (an activity that I recently returned to after a 20 year hiatus).

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OSR Progress

Posted by Anthony H - July 15th, 2015

Well, I laid hold of some old school rule books and supplies thanks to Wayne’s Books. We’ve had 4 game nights now using 1st edition rules and despite a few murmurings, I think it’s gone really well. Folks seem to be having fun and I’m certainly more comfortable. Next game night falls on July 27th (happy birthday to the creator!) so we’ll have some great food to go with the festivities.

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Losing My Way in Pathfinder

Posted by Anthony H - April 21st, 2015

I feel like I gave Pathfinder a fair shake.

I gave it a year, really.  And it taught me some things, like a DC 10 = auto success, and a DC 15 = auto success, and a DC 20 = reliable success, and that a DC 25 is seldom difficult to achieve etc.

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