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A New Game Plan

September 13, 2011


I have to admit I’m a pretty lazy gamer.  There I said it. I sit back and let my more socially-apt gamers do the speaking parts and play the political game with the GM.  I let myself fall into the trap of inaction until there’s combat.  I’ve become more the observant meta-gamer (you know, the one offering […]

This Is How I Roll: Why Back-Stories are Essential in Character Creation

June 14, 2011


Back-stories are the key in all character creations whether that be for gaming or writing. It helps you identify with your character. A good back-story also gives characters a uniqueness and helps you understand why they react the way they do to obstacles.