Monthly Archives: December 2015

Oggdude’s Star Wars Character Generator

By | 29th December 2015

For anyone playing FFG’s Star Wars RPGs, the following program (written by Oggdude) is a great time-saver when it comes to creating characters, it also allows you to create sheets in a couple of different formats, add custom information and provides some excellent GM-ing tools. The link below is to the web installation that auto-updates itself: http://bitly.com/1kjPjSk… Read More »

Why I love droids in FFGs Star Wars games

By | 29th December 2015

When you make a character in one of the FFG Star Wars games (Edge of the Empire, Age of Rebellion or Force and Destiny) you receive a baseline of characteristics determined by your race and than an amount of experience points to spend on improving characteristics, buying specialisations and other such things. Droids start off… Read More »

Vader’s on his Way

By | 28th December 2015

In a couple of weeks I’m going to be running the first session of an Edge of the Empire Star Wars game called Spirit of the Force, the game is going to be a trilogy, three sessions which cover a single plot arc, continuing the adventures of the characters from my previous (looser) Terror on… Read More »

Episode X of our Star Wars Campaign

By | 20th December 2015

This evening we’re running the tenth episode of our Star Wars campaign Terror on the Outer Rim; our heroes are trapped on the planetary stronghold of the insane Garruda the Hutt, pursued by his droid minions. Can they disable his powerful shield generators, allowing the Bandit Queen to take out the aged Hutt once and… Read More »

Some things that the Force Awakens reminded me of

By | 19th December 2015

Please note that there will not be any movie spoilers within this post, however, I am going to be discussing emotions and ideas evoked by the film, so if you’re super spoiler sensitive you might want to give this post a miss until you’ve seen the film.

Matters of Fate: Playing the Opposition

By | 17th December 2015

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”http://html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/4024192/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/legacy” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] In this episode we talk about statting and playing the opposition/NPCs in Fate. Ryan Macklin’s article about revised teamwork mechanics: http://ryanmacklin.com/2015/08/revising-teamwork-in-fate/ Check out this episode!

Session 1 Sumary: I Gave Vengeance a Dirty Look

By | 17th December 2015

Last Sunday I played in the first session of Thashif’s Dresden files game, I play a character named Clarence Murdoch, a demonically possessed PI, the following is a brief IC report of what occurred. It was New Years Eve and Murdoch I was drinking, I hate this time of year, there are are more murders… Read More »