DCC Part 2: Combat, Crits, Funnels and Fumbles

  It was a dark world. It’s always a “dark” world. Garun Helrockyr gazed through his mostly empty mug of “lukewarm goat piss;” a paper thin, hoppy “ale” — brewed downstairs in the community tub, no doubt. The dwarf cursed under his breath. An aleslinger behind the sticky bar grinned, elbowing a serving boy playfully while pointing at Garun […]

Wrong bad fun: Why We Play and What Keeps Us Coming Back for More

I’m going to take a break from my regularly scheduled overview of the Dungeon Crawl Classics roleplaying game to discuss something near and dear to my heart as a gamer: We are all doing it wrong. Suppose you are a tried and true fan of one particular game or a particular genre of game. Maybe […]

Mass Effect: Andromeda First Impression

First, I will start off with describing this as a spoiler free review. This first impression is based off the first two hours of the game since I did not receive an early copy. Instead of waiting until I have really delved into this long awaited continuation of the franchise, I will share where I […]