Category Archives: Science Fiction

Roleplaying “The Expanse,” SSICSIM style

I was doing a web search for material on The Expanse, the science fiction book and SyFy television series, when I came across the SSICSIM site. SSICSIM stands for Secondary School Interactive Crisis Simulation. Founded in 2011, it is an … Continue reading

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TRAVELLER: Preparing for Old School game in Trojan Reach

So we’re getting ready for a Classic Traveller game set in the Trojan Reach. I dug around and found my copy of Galactic 24c so I can act as navigator on my laptop, where I’ve installed dosbox. I’m looking forward … Continue reading

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Enjoying “The Expanse”

We started watching The Expanse this weekend, and are greatly enjoying it. A complex story with few major problems (so far). It is a SyFy channel series, and is a hard sf space opera involving a Cold War between Earth … Continue reading

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What were your favorite moments in Post-Apocalyptic Games?

I need some help coming up with new ideas for the post-apocalyptic campaign I’m going to start next week. I’d love to hear about what you enjoyed the most about yours. Please share them at the following link (a Google … Continue reading

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Stereotypes in Science Fiction TV Shows

I was watching the old Andromeda tv show and suddenly realized that the prime characters were very much the same as those on Firefly. So I started thinking about stock characters in tv science fiction. Here’s some comparisons I came … Continue reading

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Revisiting Gamma World

I’m preparing to run a Gamma World campaign on Roll20, so I’ve been reading the game pretty deeply. My initial idea was to run a 1st edition game, because I loved the feel of it, but more and more I’m … Continue reading

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Sa’vasku… Des vaisseaux organiques dans un autre univers.

Originally posted on Les voyages de Deryn Naythas:
Sa’vasku, pour le jeu de figurines Full thrust. Mon blog Full thrust Reconquête ICI

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