Category: RPG

I cough, I splutter, I lay in bed all day. I have Plague, I am dead, all people keep away. Sim Developer The Artists Who Would Be Known As Maxis Had They Not Been Absorbed Wholesale Into The Electronic Arts…

A couple of expositiony things to start with. The following takes place in City of Heroes, which has been taking up my free time for the last six months or so, give or take the three months when I didn’t…

I have, after close to three years of false starts, givings up, and save-game-destroying-hardware-crashes, Just completed the Original Campaign module for Neverwinter Nights. Woo. (Now I’ve just got the expansion packs, Bioware Premium Modules and top Fandom Modules to complete,…

(Too much punctuation in one title, perhaps?) Aquarion returns from playing Bloodlines Mandy_Away: good? Aquarion: Sort of Aquarion: The story is well done, the characters are very well done, and I’m enjoying it. Aquarion: And it uses the HL2 engine,…

On not using licensed stuff I’ve been asked if PFd4-II is going use any rulesets. The answer is no. Up until today, that was because I don’t really want to make it specific to any ruleset, because it means storing…

AqWiki 0.3 delayed due to an authentication bug, no thanks to the zero people who followed the link on Thursday Examine the logo carefully, since that is the last use of the old Aquarionics logo. Two weeks of Other Things,…

Interplay, one of the Big Four independant publishers (Others being EA, Ubisoft & Atari. Gathering doesn’t quite make this list yet) recently shut down Black Isle Studios, creators of most of the best CRPGs of the last few years (This…

It started slowly. “I will not”, I said, “under any circumstances run an RPG” And then, with the snowball set rolling, it sort of changed: “I will not”, I repeated like a mantra, “under any circumstances run an RPG under…