Tag Archives: Fantasy Flight Games

What is Adventures on the Outer Rim?

By | 4th January 2016

Adventures on the Outer Rim is the umbrella term that I’m using to refer to the loosely linked series of trilogies and one-shots for the FFG Star Wars RPGs that I’m going to be running over the next year and possibly beyond. When I first signed on with the Tides of Change FB group, a community dedicated… Read More »

Heart of the Empire

By | 3rd January 2016

I thought that I’d put a post up today to give a shoutout to an excellent game I’m playing in at the moment, the ‘Heart of the Empire’ game GMed by Michael Lashambe, it’s a Star Wars game (run under the auspices of the Tides of Change group) using the Age of Rebellion rules from… 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.

Why I love the idea of the new (2014) Star Wars continuity

By | 18th June 2015

Now before you start cursing me or flexing your force-grip hands let me explain: For me Star Wars has always been about the films (yes even the fairly poor prequel films), I’ve never really dived into the Expanded Universe stuff and nor have I played the million or so Star Wars computer games that have been created… Read More »