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About lostdelights

An old gamer flying his freak flag, I've been playing table-top role-playing games since 1978. I've been building my own system (Journeyman) since 1981.

COC: Jennifer’s Ending

Here’s Jennifer’s explanation of what happened to her character, Reginald, after the events in Cairo… After days of wandering in the desert, Sir Reginald was found by a small caravan that was returning to Cairo. The kind Egyptians patched up … Continue reading

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COC: Matt’s Ending

In what is becoming a tradition with our games, the players are writing their own epilogues for the games. Here’s Matt Boyle’s version of what came after the events in Cairo… Billy After the events of the Pyramids of Giza, … Continue reading

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COC: The End of the Campaign

Again, spoilers for the Fungi of Yuggoth campaign follow, so don’t page down if you plan to play that campaign.                                     The party … Continue reading

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So you want to run a horror RPG…

Originally posted on Luciella Elisabeth Scarlett:
My contribution to the first volume of the Uncaged anthology is Galateya’s Will, a horror-themed adventure based on the Greek myth of Pygmalion. In the introduction to the adventure I mention the use of safety…

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Games that are better than novels

Dungeoncraft #56 tries to explain why rpgs aren’t novels. I think he’s right, up to a point. But only the point where my games begin. I’ll explain, but first, here’s his explanation. So he’s very definitely right about most D&D … Continue reading

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Submerged

This game is a couple years old, but I finally got around to playing it. It took about 10 hours but was worth the $20. Very few glitches, no combat, lots of 3d mazes, humane storyline, and a very pretty … Continue reading

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COC: The Beach Fight

More spoilers for the Fungi of Yuggoth campaign. Page down if you want to read the party’s latest adventure.                 The party traveled to San Francisco, following the shipments of Blue John. They … Continue reading

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