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Why Kickstarter Rocks!

Kickstarter is a way to get projects funded, any project at all. All you have to do is set a goal say $5,000…$10,000…$50,000…$1,000,000…etc. (you get the picture) and anyone on the interwebs can fund your project. However, if your goal isn’t met, then you have to start all over. But, that also means no one […]

Posted on June 21, 2012 at 20:08 by Jonathan Cherlin · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Critical Insight – What IS a Role Playing Game?

A little while ago I had a discussion with co-editor Trisha about some future projects for this site, and the topic of Role Playing Games came up, as it so often does with me. This discussion made me think about how a person defines a role playing game – is it role playing first, or […]

Posted on September 6, 2010 at 17:31 by Jillian Pullara · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Critical Insight: Your Character and You

Hello, again. Today I want to tackle a difficult subject. Your Character. And You. Now, for someone whose experience with table top RPGs—or LARPs, or any kind of role playing game where you actually interact with people face to face—is through YouTube videos at best, what I’m about to say may seem like the most […]

Posted on July 3, 2010 at 20:42 by Jillian Pullara · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Critical Insight: Backstory

Hail! And well met! And other medievally type things I’m supposed to greet you with. I’m Jill, and I’m a Role Player. And I’m here to help. Before we begin, let me tell you about my first, official, time role playing: I was in the 4th grade, when my brother, in the sixth grade, came home […]

Posted on June 5, 2010 at 21:34 by Jillian Pullara · Permalink · 2 Comments
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