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After buying Gloomhaven and getting it out of and back into its box, I decided it needed to have some player caddies. There’s a marker for health and experience points, and a little slot for “lost” cards to be put … Continue reading
I finally chose a title. A Thousand Faces of Adventure It was a hard slog and there were a lot of darlings I had to throw out, but I’m really excited about this name. For one, it’s a play on … Continue reading
More exercise! I’ve been drawing up some flowcharts for the “core resolution mechanism” of a few different RPGs. Here’s the flowchart for Genesys. And here’s the source svg.
As an exercise, I’ve been drawing up some flowcharts for the “core resolution mechanism” of a few different RPGs. Here’s the flowchart for FATE Accelerated.Here’s the source SVG file: https://github.com/sjbrown/misc_work/blob/master/deckahedron/inspiration/flowchart_fate_accelerated.svg
Boardcrafting was in the New York Times (sort of)! I was doing some vanity googling tonight, as one does – sometimes it’s fun to see where images of the Boardcrafting Catan boards pop up, and I saw a still image … Continue reading
Last night I completed my first playtest campaign of Deckahedron World! It. was. epic. Brian, Garrett, Greg, Jared, and I (and guest-star Joe as the Party Goblin) wove a tale of purple potatoes, murder, plagues, escapes, drug manufacturing, faction upheaval, … Continue reading
I’ve been dabbling in Role Playing Games like D&D lately. I’ve been using a commercial online game supply maker to make some playing cards for a RPG I’m designing, and I’m pleased with the results. I’m calling it Deckahedron
I’ve been finding some time recently to continue working on my designs for a laser-cut Carcassonne board. It’s gone through revisions as I’ve been solving tricky problems and re-doing parts I wasn’t happy with. Now I’ve got some wood to … Continue reading
http://instructables.com/id/Custom-Catan-Frame-and-Tiles/ I’ve made an instructable to complement / replace the instructions I’ve had up for a while. Making an instructable serves a few purposes. It is a way to make the instructions richer, with more photos and even videos. It … Continue reading
More work on my Dominion card “caddy” design. I call this one “Apollo’s Garden”. Here you can see both the original pencil sketch and the cleaned-up, tweaked and refined design in the vector file.