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  • Sorry for skipping yesterday, and ditto for today. I wrenched my back working out, and sitting up to write is not much of an option.  Should be back on track on Monday.

    Dropping off radar

    Sorry for skipping yesterday, and ditto for today. I wrenched my back working out, and sitting up to write is not much of an option. Should be back on track on Monday.

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  • So, as an update to my post on Chadtoberfest 40, I do know what I'll be doing for my birthday. . .Working.This month, I'm behind on bills, so I've been scrambling for more freelance work (my existing gaming-freelance gig and online game sales really wo...

    Chadtoberfest 40 Redux

    So, as an update to my post on Chadtoberfest 40, I do know what I'll be doing for my birthday. . .Working.This month, I'm behind on bills, so I've been scrambling for more freelance work (my existing gaming-freelance gig and online game sales really wo...

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  • Gah, gonna be a short one today. Wrenched my back, and my attention span is SQUIRREL.

I am cautiously optimistic about some of the things WOTC has had to say about the future of 4e at Gencon, most of which I received via Critical Hits coverage of the ...

    Ow Ow Ow

    Gah, gonna be a short one today. Wrenched my back, and my attention span is SQUIRREL. I am cautiously optimistic about some of the things WOTC has had to say about the future of 4e at Gencon, most of which I received via Critical Hits coverage of the ...

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  • There doesn't seem to be anything to link to about it yet, so I'll hijack someone else's coverage of the announcement.   Short form, Margaret Weis Productions has announced that they got the Marvel license and that it will be a Cortex+ product.  I shou...

    That Also Happened

    There doesn't seem to be anything to link to about it yet, so I'll hijack someone else's coverage of the announcement. Short form, Margaret Weis Productions has announced that they got the Marvel license and that it will be a Cortex+ product. I shou...

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  • So, the 2011 Ennies were announced on Friday night.  I watched most of it via live-streaming (thanks to neoncon) and caught the parts I missed via twitter.   I greatly regretted not being there.

The flowchart held up decently well, but it's clear I ov...

    So, That Happened

    So, the 2011 Ennies were announced on Friday night. I watched most of it via live-streaming (thanks to neoncon) and caught the parts I missed via twitter. I greatly regretted not being there. The flowchart held up decently well, but it's clear I ov...

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  • Man, one thing leads to another, so here's another sidebar about mook rules.This was inspired by my reading of the new webcomic, Lady Sabre and the Pirates of the Ineffable Aether, which is basically

    Mooks

    Man, one thing leads to another, so here's another sidebar about mook rules.This was inspired by my reading of the new webcomic, Lady Sabre and the Pirates of the Ineffable Aether, which is basically "Greg Rucka's the Swashbucklers of the Seven Skies W...

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  • OK, I've gotten knocked off on a tangent, and I'll stay on it for the moment.  What the heck, it's Gencon week, so things are weird anyway.First off, feedback to yesterday's post was fantastic. I want to thank everyone who weighed in. Lots of good thou...

    Quantum Aspects

    OK, I've gotten knocked off on a tangent, and I'll stay on it for the moment. What the heck, it's Gencon week, so things are weird anyway.First off, feedback to yesterday's post was fantastic. I want to thank everyone who weighed in. Lots of good thou...

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  • A passing comment on twitter got me thinking about a White Collar hack for Leverage.  It's doable, but chewing on it lead to me hurting my teeth on a familiar nut, one which also is worrying me a little bit in the context of the system I've been develo...

    The Right Tool For the Job

    A passing comment on twitter got me thinking about a White Collar hack for Leverage. It's doable, but chewing on it lead to me hurting my teeth on a familiar nut, one which also is worrying me a little bit in the context of the system I've been develo...

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  • So, people were kind enough to help me out with suggestions about new things that they're going to get a chance to pick up at Gencon, so I may now stew in my own juices of jealousy and think teeth-gnashing thoughts while I miss the conventions.  Still,...

    Gencon Hotspots

    So, people were kind enough to help me out with suggestions about new things that they're going to get a chance to pick up at Gencon, so I may now stew in my own juices of jealousy and think teeth-gnashing thoughts while I miss the conventions. Still,...

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  • Stepping off the design train briefly as we start warming up for Gencon  (which I will not be attending, sadly), and I have a larger post in the  works about all the new things I regret I won't be seeing which you  should totally check out.  However, I...

    A Gencon Plug

    Stepping off the design train briefly as we start warming up for Gencon (which I will not be attending, sadly), and I have a larger post in the works about all the new things I regret I won't be seeing which you should totally check out. However, I...

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