Tag: Of Dice & Geeks

Aug 12

Happy 2nd Birthday (Belated)

  In all the rush of the summer holidays, and the chaos of caring for the boys all day, I missed the second anniversary of Tales of a GM. So, it is dice party time!     My first post was Prep in Progress: Chapter 33, uploaded August 9th.   Later this month I will …

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Mar 21

Shakespeare in Dice, Part 5

  Today is the last instalment of the Shakespearean dice quotes to celebrate Shakespeare week on Tales of a GM.   Part four of the series had two quotes from dice rolling in Act III.   Obedient Dice Antony      He hath spoken true; the very dice obey him.   This quote is from …

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Mar 19

Shakespeare in Dice, Part 4

Here I am again with the fourth instalment of quotes in celebration of Shakespeare Week. Today the dice are rolling in Act III.   Part three featured two quotes from plays dated 1600.   Dice Denial Shallow      Keep a gamester from the dice, and a good student from his book, and it is …

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Mar 18

Shakespeare in Dice, Part 3

  The celebrations marking Shakespeare Week continue here at Tales of a GM. Today is a double-header, with the latest issue of Tales of the Dice. I am also continuing my short series exploring the interactions between our national playwright and dice.   Yesterday, I presented two quotes from Act IV of Henry the Fifth …

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Mar 17

Shakespeare in Dice, Part 2

  Here at Tales of a GM I am celebrating Shakespeare Week. To explore the works of our national playwright, I have decided to focus in on a topic dear to the heart of gamers everywhere: dice.   Yesterday , I presented two quotes from Act V Scene II of Love’s Labour’s Lost (1598).   …

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