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Review – Cypher System Rulebook

            The Cypher System began as the rules for Numenera, the wildly successful kickstarted RPG from Monte Cook Games. As you can read about in more detail in my review of the original Numenera core book (be prepared for some commonalities between that review and this one), Numenera was a “fantasy …

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Clan Tourney Success in Spring Kotei Season 2015 #13

This will be the final “Kotei” season update, because we’re tacking tournaments results for Legend of the Five Rings tournaments that are …

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Clan Tourney Success in Spring Kotei Season 2015 #12

We’re back and, since I know folks have been asking, it’s time for your Legend of the Five Rings statistics drop (stay …

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Balance in the System, Part II

Greetings Rokugani! It’s time to return to our discussion of game balance, or what I call “faction balance.” It’s something that we …

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Review – Hoard of the Dragon Queen (D&D)

            Hoard of the Dragon was the inaugural campaign for the new Dungeons & Dragons. Part of the Tyranny of Dragons event, …

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Review – Res Publica 2230 A.D.

Res Publica, designed by Reiner Knizia, was originally released in 1991, with its most recent printing (I think) coming in 2011 from …

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Preview – Ol’ Fashioned Hangin’ (Doomtown Reloaded: No Turning Back)

Howdy Pardner, today we have a new preview out of the upcoming Doomtown Reloaded saddlebag No Turning Back. Today we’ll be looking …

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Clan Tourney Success in Kotei Season 2015 #11

A small update this week, since there were only two Kotei last weekend and I only have full data for one to …

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Episode 173 – Scorpion Fan Service

The latest episode of the Strange Assembly podcast is now available for download! L5R Continuity Editor Fred Wan joins Chris to talk …

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Balance in the System, Part I

Greetings Rokugani! I’m back after a long hiatus! My semester is finally done, and my grades have been turned in, so I …

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Clan Tourney Success in 2015 Spring Kotei Season #10

A fairly steady time in Kotei-land this week, with some flashes for some lower-ranked Clans. Crab grabbed its second win of the …

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Episode 172 – Paths, Part 2

The latest episode of the Strange Assembly podcast is now available. Continuing their discussion from Episode 171, Chris and Jay talk about …

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Now on Kickstarter!

You may not have been able to tell, but I have kind of been trying to keep myself off of Kickstarter for …

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Episode 171 – Paths, Part 1

The latest episode of the Strange Assembly podcast is now available for download! In a monster multi-part episode, Chris and Jay chat …

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Clan Tourney Success in Spring Kotei Season 2015 #9

Perhaps Medico is really persuasive about how to beat Mantis, or perhaps the universe is trying to teach us some sort of …