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Dungeons and Dragons

A couple of friends are introducing their daughters to D&D and I’m joining them for the ride. Last week we made characters (badly), and this weekend we’re supposed to start an adventure. I’m sure it will be a lot of fun, as this group can get quite rowdy and unfocused without much provocation. It’s been interesting dipping back into D&D. I haven’t played since I was fresh out of high

Shadowrun

As with most things in my life, I really didn’t have an interest in Shadowrun until they made a card game based in the universe. I randomly picked up Shadowrun: Crossfire a few years ago and have been off and on obsessed with the universe ever since. While the card games, video games and established fiction sated my Shadowrun obsession over the ensuing years, there was one thing that always

Wonderful Dice

Found this nice gallery of dice being sold at Comic-Con last weekend. I want them all. It also makes me want to start up a D&D session. If only I had anyone close who would want to play D&D. Sigh. So goes the lonely life of the guy with eclectic interests.

What am I?

I played quite a bit of Dungeons and Dragons growing up, so it was interesting filling out this quiz to see what kind of a D&D character I would be. It’s essentially a D&D personality test. I would recommend taking it, though it’s quite long. I Am A: Lawful Neutral Halfling Ranger (5th Level) Ability Scores: Strength-11 Dexterity-12 Constitution-11 Intelligence-15 Wisdom-15 Charisma-12 Alignment:Lawful Neutral A lawful neutral character acts as

Smart D&D

I haven’t played it in years, but this is a pretty smart defense of D&D and role playing games in general.