Monthly Archives: August 2014

And Now for Magic

Hello once again! It pleases me to announce today that the long-awaited Magic Chapter for Forthright Open Roleplay is now available for review.  I’ve talked about our magic before, here and there, and now what I’d like to do is point out some features we’re particularly proud of: Simplified Spellcasting.  Magic provides characters with aspects of… Read More »

Guardians of the Roleplay

Sometimes you cannot help but think about movie scenes in terms of RPG rules and tropes. That sort of insight has given us DM of the Rings and Darths & Droids, along with a host of memes and online jokes. So for fun this week, let’s take a look at Guardians of the Galaxy and… Read More »

Gen Con Weekend

Today is Gen Con Weekend!  Since all eyes are going to be on Gen Con or “we’re not going to Gen Con” activities this week, we’re going to go ahead and skip our weekly post.  Tune back in next week!

So. Magic.

Hello again! Last week, we talked about what we were trying to accomplish with our magic system, and how we had failed at it.  This week, we’re going to talk about what we did with magic to put it where we wanted it to be, and where it is now. We ended off with our… Read More »

So. Mana.

Hello again! So this was the week we were hoping to have the magic chapter done.  Unfortunately, July was not a good month for writing.  Sarah’s mom got sick, Sarah got sick, we’re going through major reorganizations in all three of our day jobs, and what little inspiration I had this month went into Guidance… Read More »