Item cards, the plans and next projects

I have finished sections IIIA, B, C, D, E.1 – E.5.   Left to go are armor and shields, armor and weapons.   I do not plan on doing the artifacts, since it is rare one is found, most of them would not fit on a 3″x5″ index card (unless the already tiny print became microscopic) and I really do not want to encourage Monty Haul campaigns.

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Coming Soon: Stand-Alone AD&D 1st Ed Character Generator

Only decent 1e Character Generators I could find were online, and of the three I bookmarked, 2 disappeared in the last year as sites went down.  So, I decided to code my own, with the added benefit of brushing up on coding that I hadn’t touched in a decade or more.

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Kickstarter: Fog Dice Tower

THIS AMUSES ME GREATLY!   Absolutely useless, and if it wasn’t $99 + shipping, I would order the Dwarven one.   The creativity of some people never ceases to amaze me.   Unfortunately, the kickstarter is a bit pricey for something I’d show off once or twice at a game session and then stop using except as a rolling tower.

More from the Social Justice Warriors ruining RPG’s…

Dragons Are for White Kids with Money: On the Friction of Geekdom and Race really speaks to the level of idiocy in the Social Justice Warrior movement that seems to be infecting role-playing of late.    Here’s a few select cuts…

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Politically-Correct gamers suck

The talkee-talkee, can’t have combat – MUST RP folks have gone even further over the bend.   NOW they are even trying to shoehorn 21st century  politically correct gender/race politics into gaming campaigns.  I just read this abomination from Reddit’s RPG subreddit.

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Accessories: The Deck of Many Things

The Deck of Many Things, by William O’Connor Studios.    Published in Dungeon Magazine #177, the article itself is meaningless, its 4e (maybe 5e early) so ignore it as the effects do not match 1e/2e.  

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Open Question – Differences in Playstyle?

Was discussing gaming with my players on Saturday. We’re all older gamers, playing AD&D 1e, and all used to game togeather years ago before RL got a grip that lasted almost 30 years. Started out with our observations on major differences between old vs new gaming.

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New D&D == Munchkin RPing becomes the system

A friend that plays 4th ed emailed this to me. It is from quite a few years back, which would place the author in the 4e era of ‘D&D for those that never wish to lose.’  Read the blog post at THIS LINK, then my responses.

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