DM Tip #9: Session Zero

January 22, 2019

I am almost embarrassed to say that it took me a long time to figure this one out, but since I have embraced it, it has made a monumental difference in how my role playing games flow and how well …

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Call to Adventure—featuring The Name of the Wind

January 15, 2019

Design your own path of heroism—craft the greatest destiny of all!

In Call to Adventure, you’ll develop your hero’s destiny by playing cards to build your character, casting runes to face challenges, and choosing whether to follow a path of …

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Villainous: Asymmetry at its Vilest

December 27, 2018

Ah, deary. Come in, come in. You look bedraggled and starved. Sit down by the nice fire, now. Once you’re settled, I’m going to offer you supreme power.

Yes, you heard right, supreme power. No catch. Well, there is one …

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FNM Promos Announced: Ravnica Allegiance

Welp. The recent trend of gorgeous FNM promos doesn’t slow down in Ravnica Allegiance.

Check out these beauties, available at every Friday Night Magic event during the Ravnica Allegiance season, which begins on Friday, January 25—and not a mana cost …

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Five Perfect Games for the Harry Potter Fan on Your List

December 14, 2018

I’ll be honest. A few years ago, I wasn’t the biggest Harry Potter fan. I’d read the first four books of the series and had seen most of the movies, but I wouldn’t have been able to tell you what …

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Put the Kids to Bed, Time to Enjoy a Little “Privacy”

December 5, 2018

How easily do you blush? Does the idea of skinny dipping make you uncomfortable? How well do you know your friends?

Privacy is a nifty (and very NSFW) little game that lets you anonymously answer all those questions you’d rather …

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DM Tip #8: Yes, And…

November 15, 2018

Want to craft better adventures for your players? Of course you do, and for that, you need reasons for everything. “Yes, and” is a classic improvisation technique, where every statement made should be followed with a “Yes, and”. By using …

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Toy Towers: One Stop for St. Nick’s Gifts

November 9, 2018

When I was growing up, St. Nick’s Day was when I really felt like the holidays had arrived.

The decorations were up, the house smelled like cookies and incense, and there was something in our stockings when we came downstairs …

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Magic: the Flavoring

November 2, 2018

When it comes to Magic: the Gathering, something I’ve noticed is the focus on its mechanical nature rather than it’s flavorful one. Don’t get me wrong, a lot of the fun of Magic: the Gathering is in the card interaction, …

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What is KeyForge?

October 28, 2018

Perhaps you’ve heard the name in passing. A game built entirely around ready-to-play decks, each completely unique from every other. Yep, EVERY single deck on every shelf everywhere is 100% unique from every other deck. No booster packs or price …

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