Category: Notes of a GM

Sep 21

Tiny Epic Galaxies: Solo

  One of the most popular games during my recent Summer Gaming Challenge was Tiny Epic Galaxies. This game scored so well thanks to the solo option, allowing me to play when everyone else was busy.   Read my review of the Summer Gaming Challenge here.   Tiny Epic Galaxies is an SF dice game …

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Sep 18

A GM Reads: Seven Wonders

  My revised reading challenge for 2017 is to focus on what a GM can take from the books I read. I lift out characters, events, creatures, plots or themes from each book. As a GM, you still need to read the book to gain the most benefit, but each review brings a few ideas …

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Sep 11

Kickstarting Era: Balam

  My Kickstarter habit has been under control since June, but it could not last. My latest find is an RPG with a difference. Once again, I favour the digital option, but the difference here is the genre.   The latest project I want to share is Era: Balam, by Ed Jowett. The campaign page …

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Sep 09

A GM Reads: The Collected Daily Dwarf

  My revised reading challenge for 2017 is to focus on what a GM can take from the books I read. I lift out characters, events, creatures, plots or themes from each book. As a GM, you still need to read the book to gain the most benefit, but each review brings a few ideas …

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Sep 06

Summer Gaming Challenge ‘17: Conclusion

  The long summer break is finished. However, I needed something to help carry me through those empty days. Much as I love the boys, I needed additional motivation to cope with the combined boredom and bickering. My solution for this year was the Summer Gaming Challenge.   This was announced on the blog here …

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