Category Archives: Characters

Characters from the many RPGs I own. An exercise in working through the rules while making sarcastic comments.

Metascape, Part III

Metascape, Part III Wait, There’s Swashbuckling Cat Girls In Here? Shut Up And Take My Money! (Also, Kung-Fu Vulcans) In the first part… we opened a box! In the second part… we puzzled out dice notation! But nothing you’ve seen … Continue reading

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Metascape, Part II

Metascape, Part II No Cure For Trademark Pox I Wrote 2000 Words On Dice Mechanics My Eyes Are Bleeding OK, first off, whenever you see MetaScape(tm) or Guild Space(tm) imagine that there’s a little “(tm)” next to them, because I’m … Continue reading

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Metascape, Part I

Metascape, Part I No Idea What I’m In For But Damn, It’s A Big Box So, this box has been sitting on my shelf since at least 2012, because it’s listed in the oldest copy of my game database I … Continue reading

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Starchildren Part II

Starchildren, Part II Sex, Drugs, And Rock & Rolling Dice Except… I Think You Use Cards In This? Wow, There Goes That Headline Right Down The Pipes OK. As we saw in our previous episode, aliens who though the 1970s … Continue reading

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Starchildren

Starchildren : Velvet Generation In The Grim Darkness Of The Third Millennium There Is Only Rock! And/Or Roll! And Judging From A Random Illustration, Jobs At McDonalds. Grim, Tyrannical, Oppressive, McDonalds. So, Nothing New, Then? I Dunno. Maybe The Burgers … Continue reading

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Road Rebels Part II

Road Rebels Part II Revenge Of The Moltov(sic) Cocktail Well, here we are again. For Part I of this, please look here. I am not responsible for any loss of sanity that may result. Just remember this: You only have … Continue reading

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Road Rebels

Road Rebels Things The Marines Teach You: Courage, Duty, Honor, Service, Loyalty, And, I Presume, How To Kill A Man 26 Different Ways Using Only A Paperclip Things The Marines Do Not Teach You: How To Spell “Rifle”   Let … Continue reading

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A Villain Team?

A Terrifying Trio So this crawled into my head as a villain team for some supers game I’ll never run. Caught in an undersea volcanic explosion, a scuba diver was mutated into a hideous lava covered monstrosity with giant pincers … Continue reading

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Of Gods And Men

Of Gods And Men Because It’s Been On My Shelf For Years, And I Want To Know What’s In It That’s Why Warning! You May Need COMPETENT PSYCHIATRIC HELP After Reading This! (An amusing note: I started this in June, … Continue reading

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Hackmaster 5e, Part II

Hackmaster Part II: Khan Strikes The Chamber Of Secrets Back When Last We Left Our Intrepid Hero Protagonist… OK! Welcome to Part II of my Hackmaster 5e character creation walkthrough! Now with more exclamation points! For those of you who … Continue reading

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