Tag Archive: Improv

Jul 21

July ‘17 Carnival: Grimdark Interludes

  The travelling RPG Blog Carnival continues to jump from one blog to another. While I devoted a lot of time to the February topic, the monthly host continues to change. I try to contribute to the ongoing carnival as best I can.The travelling RPG Blog Carnival continues to jump from one blog to another. …

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Jul 07

February ‘17 Carnival: Improv Encounters 11, Running Contests

  All the way back in February, the 2017 travelling RPG Blog Carnival host was Tabletop Terrors. Their nominated topic was a staple of RPG scenarios: the encounter.   This broad term gave me a lot to think about, and my initial essay plan developed into this series. Thus, I am still pursuing the February …

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Jul 03

Updated: Minimal Prep & Time Requirements

  I received the following comment from edige23 in a response to my article about Juggling Time:I received the following comment from edige23 in a response to my article about Juggling Time:   What do you consider minimal prep? About how much time would you estimate you spend getting ready for any particular session. I’ve …

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Jun 23

June ‘17 Carnival: Chasing Gonzo

  The travelling RPG Blog Carnival continues to jump from one blog to another. While I devoted a lot of time to the February topic, the monthly host continues to change. I try to contribute to the monthly carnival as best I can.   In June, the latest host is Mark Craddock at the Cross …

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Jun 13

Updated: Banning single-word Abilities in HeroQuest

  With my current campaign, I have now spent longer running HeroQuest than any other set of rules. Enthusiasm for these rules remains high, but this familiarity has also highlighted individual rules which have not worked well for us.   One such rule deals with single-word abilities.   HeroQuest First, a quick word about HeroQuest. …

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