I missed writing for the blog on Saturday - sorry about that. To tell the truth, I am rather ironically experiencing some of the work-induced, invasive, and destructive feelings that inspired the podcast in the first place. I’m a high school teacher and, contrary to popular belief, we don’t just work from 9 until 3.30 … Continue reading Feeling Overloaded
We moved into our present home in 1998 and stashed a load of boxes in one corner of the top room to unpack later. Recently my wife and I visited that corner, uncovering those old boxes. The first stuff we found was a mix of really old treasures and accumulated bits that date back to … Continue reading The Star Frontiers Exercise Book
If you’ve ever been to my house, talked to me about gaming, read my blog for any length of time, or listened to my podcast you’ll know this is true: I have a problem when it comes to buying game books. The stacks in my “hobby room” – the space dedicated to housing the rat … Continue reading I Have Enough Books
Written by guest blogger and patron, Brian McKay - many thanks! ...and Taking the Game on the Road When I first discovered Che’s Roleplay Rescue podcast, I had already been skating around the edges of returning to gaming. In the last few years, the explosion of 5th Edition, the current “renaissance” tabletop roleplaying games have … Continue reading Getting Back to the Game
What stops you from playing games like Dungeons & Dragons, Traveller, or RuneQuest? Did you give these games a try back in the day and then move on from them as you got older? Did you, like so many people, find that more important things came along, filling up your life and leaving those games … Continue reading What Stops You From Gaming?