Shiffer thinks he’s found the awesomest trailer ever. Now, on Friday, I might have agreed with him (I saw it here), but then on Saturday, while listening to Escape Pod, I heard a trailer that is to Awesome as Protonium is to mundane matter. In a world where CONCEPT Is KING, ONE MAN, armed with […]
So, ICon. I heard four talks worth of the very witty and charming Neil Gaiman. I saw two movies – Renaissance, French Noir/Cyberpunk with lovely black and white CGI, and the modern silent movie version of Call of Cthulhu. I encountered fornicating teens (at 2PM!) in the gaming rooms. I waited around for a disappointing […]
Via Rob Donoghue, a meme for roleplayers: Name 12 characters you have played in RPGs, before looking at the questions that follow. List your characters numbered 1 to 12, with the name of the RPG you played them in. Once you’ve picked your 12 characters, look at the questions and answer accordingly. (No peeking until […]
Jonathan Woodward: Being The Good Guys is probably the most fun American political blog post in a while, tying in the hot ethical issue of the day into a media most suitable for conducting the relevant thought experiments: Superhero comics.
In a thread about adapting Lost to a roleplaying game, someone popped up and mentioned a theory that the scripts of Lost are actually based on a roleplaying game JJ Abrams runs to his friends. Unfortunately, the page he linked to is in Spanish; However, the Google translation is comprehensible enough to get some of […]