#RPGaDAY 2017, Day 19: Best Writing a/k/a How the Sausage Is Made

The #RPGaDAY prompt for the 19th was "Which RPG features the best writing?" Hey. You. I'm going to tell how the sausage is made. Let's look at any 7th Sea sourcebook. Read through all 208 pages of that thing, every chapter, every sidebar, and yes, even the fiction in the front. See how well that thing flows? See how well that runs together? It's like there's one voice telling you all about this bit of the setting and explaining these rules to you, right? Now look at the credits. Continue reading “#RPGaDAY 2017, Day 19: Best Writing a/k/a How the Sausage Is Made” »...
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Thomas Was At Gen Con 2017: It Really Happened

Back from Gen Con and it was amazing. I've been to the show a few times before, mainly as a way to network -- which is nearly impossible at the show for people new to the industry -- and as part of a company. Now that I have several works published (and was there as a part of a company's booth staff), network is so much easier. Continue reading “Thomas Was At Gen Con 2017: It Really Happened” »...
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#RPGaDAY 2017, Day 12: Inspirational Artwork

The #RPGaDAY topic for yesterday was all about inspirational illustrations. Which game has the most inspirational interior artwork? I'm not sure why "interior" is in that question. Can't the cover artwork be inspirational as well? Right now, I'm split between two games for having inspirational artwork. And for "inspirational artwork" I'm reading that as artwork that says everyone can be a hero: you can be the hero in this game. Spoiler: I'm not making a final decision between the two. Continue reading “#RPGaDAY 2017, Day 12: Inspirational Artwork” »...
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