GenCon Pics

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News! So all the big vague news about Gateway is finally out and talk-able.  Wootz.  While that whole past Kickstarter attempt was a big ol’ failure, it did in the end give us a lead on a few more traditional publishing options, which eventually landed us signing a contract with … Continue reading

Surprise Visit To ATL…like right now.

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Hello Atlanta! So this kind of came out of nowhere. If you’re in the Atlanta area, stop by the Cool Mini or Not Expo down at the Hyatt  – Sean Andrew Murray and I will be there hanging out all weekend at a table at a yet undisclosed location.  As in … Continue reading

Gah, All the Updates

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Alright, so I’ve slacked big time on the update front, but I guess that means there’s a lot of different stuff to post up now?  So..yay?  November and December have pretty much been a blur.  I’ve literally sat down three or four times to write this update and have been … Continue reading

UMBC DEC 2015

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DEC 2015 UMBC’s annual DEC conference was lovely as usual, with speakers from Pure Bang, Big Huge Games, Firaxis, Stardock, and Artemic.  Grumpy Cat made another appearance that morning, and the slide show can be downloaded below.  I know I spoke at supersonic speeds to get through the time slot, so … Continue reading

How to Go About Killin’ Stuff

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  I totally promised at some point that I would start updating more about what I was doing and not just flinging up some random screen grabs and videos.  As the tedium of mandated rest continuous,  I think I’ll do just that.  ——————————— The Basics When I started futzing around with … Continue reading

Video Games United, Kickstarters, and the Absolute Joys of Hip Dysplasia

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Holy Bejeebus balls I haven’t posted in a long time.  So, while I was going to post some RPG progress updates, I think instead I have other things to take care of first. Video Games United First up, Video Games United is down in DC this weekend…as in, like 2 … Continue reading

Lessons and Fun from Big Design

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Whew, what a weekend.  I think I am karmatically screwed when it comes to air travel – nothing ever seems to go smoothly. First time I’ve ever heard an airline say they found a mechanical problem, but that they decided to ‘defer it’, then immediately back track and say oh … Continue reading

Big Design Conference and Sylveon, destroyer of worlds

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Big Design Conference This Friday and Saturday I’ll be down in Dallas for Big Design (http://bigdesignevents.com/conference/). I haven’t attended or spoken at this conference before so it should interesting. The Grumpy Cat talk is also making another appearance here, so if you missed it in Atlanta and find yourself in … Continue reading

Slides and More

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SIEGE was delightful as ever, and it was totally great to see everyone again.  And the SIEGE staff did a fantastic job, as always – you guys rock.   So, I’m back now after an eventful plane trip and updating all the stuffs that I promised I’d update. (Seriously, if you’re … Continue reading

SIEGE time!

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This weekend coming up I’ll be speaking at SIEGE down in Atlanta, GA. Woot and fun times, as usual.  Here’s the schedule so far: Saturday: 10:00 AM:  The System Design of Tabletop Games While most aspects of systems design flow seamlessly between both the digital and non-digital realms, designing rulesets, … Continue reading