I picked up the 236 pg PDF of Mystic Empyrean by D. Brad Talton Jr., which was also the result of a successful Kickstarter. The… Read More »Thoughts on Mystic Empyrean RPG and Collaborative World Design
Design & Theory
Posted this in thread in very long RPG net thread, It codifies a lot of my thinking on my game design. Where do we draw… Read More »Some Discussion of ‘Story Games’ and the axes of RPG design
Picked up VSCA publishing’s Diaspora the other day. Diaspora is a hard-sf game tool-kit using the FATE rules system, with an emphasis on collaborative world-building… Read More »Thoughts on Diaspora RPG and Collaborative World-Building.
So just finished reading Ben Robbins Microscope . Very clever design. I’d call it a ‘Grand Storytelling’ game in the vein of Aria’s Interactive History.… Read More »Thoughts on Microscope and Grand Storytelling/Collaborative World Design