Tag Archives: EPOCH

Getting Specific About Scenario Design

If you want to understand the process of creation, you can do worse than to think about Harold Bloom’s famous book The Anxiety of Influence. The central thesis of the text is that strong imaginative forces deliberately distort and misread their … Continue reading

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Player Facing Scenarios

This was originally published on Gametime: an outpost for NZ RPG thought. When the Forge spawned the “Indie Game Revolution”, I was very sceptical. I took my line pretty far – I called out steve_hix over his award of “Best GM” at … Continue reading

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KapCon Round 4- Death on the Streets

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KapCon Round 3.5 – Hard Time

Warning Label:I’m reviewing the KapCon games I played in some detail. There will be spoilers that make it impossible to play the game, and I will be naming names of people I played with and things I both liked and … Continue reading

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KapCon Round 2 – Pleasures of the Flesh

Warning Label:I’m reviewing the KapCon games I played in some detail. There will be spoilers that make it impossible to play the game, and I will be naming names of people I played with and things I both liked and … Continue reading

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