Category Archives: Thoughts

Just my ramblings.

MERP: Still in the Damn Castle

The party is faltering. Jor has been captured. Araluth, Elentari, and Hanrammr are badly wounded and fighting four orcs on the stairs. And Tum is running higher and higher in the tower. Jor is taken before the goblin chief and … Continue reading

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MUTANT WORLD: A Problem for the Party

At the end of the game last week, the party was stopped by a force that turned anything that crossed the final feet of the tunnel into a cloud of powder. Here’s the problem they face: A mile-long steam tunnel … Continue reading

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My Gaming Style

I’ve now been running my Mutant World campaign for a few sessions and it has given me a lot to think about. I’m running it largely out of nostalgia for Gamma World in the 1980s, and I started with GW … Continue reading

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MUTANT WORLD: Zombietown

The players were joined by Shri, a mutated Peregrine Falcon who had runaway from Telph to join them. They tried to send her home, but then continued to explore the town, quickly running into 14 Glowing Zombies. They engaged them, … Continue reading

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Ruined City Generator

Playing the Mutant World sandbox campaign, I needed a generator for ancient ruins. Thankfully, a good one exists at http://wizardawn.and-mag.com/tool_acity.php  It generates a ruined city map from geomorphs created by Amanda Michaels for Dave’s Mapper (see the list of city … Continue reading

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Who Reads This Blog, Anyways?

I love looking at the statistics on the blog at the end of the year. It is good to see all the interest! Thanks everyone! Hope you have a great New Year! Here’s the breakdown for hits for 2016 as … Continue reading

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MUTANT WORLD: Westward to Sittard

The second Mutant World party formed today, this time in a tabletop game placed one year in game time after the initial Roll20 group. The first party never returned, so a second group was sent forth, this time consisting of … Continue reading

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In Memorium: The Lost Delights BBS

I just read an article from The Atlantic that brought back some memories. This blog is named after my Bulletin Board Service (BBS) from 1989, also called Lost Delights. It hosted conversations about role-playing games, which obviously have been my … Continue reading

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How Gamma World grew into Mutant World

I loved Gamma World (GW) when I was younger, but when I started digging into the rules again to prepare for a new campaign, I found both things I liked, and things I didn’t. I was delighted to find so … Continue reading

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Gamma World Minis

I’ve been working on Gamma World style minis for my campaign on Roll20, and thought I’d share a few out. Here they are:

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