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Dark Vocation is interesting.
Not only is it the title of a music video by ABNEY PARK but a running project title for an RPG; a mixture of film noire and Steampunk.
To help me design it, I’ve started writing a fiction piece to go with it… the problem is… I can’t write stories longer than 500 words… why?
Well I have a theory but I also see the benefits.Continue reading
LAST WEEK I explained the first few rounds of first of FIRST AND LAST and how hard it is to play logically early on but with the game progressing, you can slowly survive through skill and not just through dumb luck.
The last round is the money grab and is all about getting the most money out of the BBC. And the strategy of this can be just as interesting. (PS: I know this is 6 days late)Continue reading
When I watched FIRST AND LAST on the BBC, I wasn’t really expecting to be impressed as its effectively a series of games that are completely random chance of getting the right answer.
Except… its actually not… well not by the end at least. It is one of the most unique games which actually can test the mind and our ability to be social… which means I would be useless on it.Continue reading
Once again, a great Doctor Who episode was one step away from being perfect only to wreck it at the last second.
And in one way, damages the credibility of the Doctor. The one thing I hate is when the spark of genius is ruined by missing the mark.Continue reading
I was always interested in the Dark Future series and Blood Red States makes me wish they did a new tabletop version.
However as I was playing I found a game that mimics the tabletop wargame concept and if you don’t play it as such, you will lose.Continue reading
With any strategy game, you need income to spend for characters.
As with the Minion last Saturday, I am I’m going to look into detail, again.Continue reading
So a few days ago, I made a summary off mechanics that I believed added to the world in Dungeon Keeper and Majesty.
Today I’m going to look into detail, the Minions used and how the mechanics suit both of them and why they work for the world.Continue reading