Category Archives: Gaming

Characters In The Serenity RPG

Any RPG player or GM will tell you that your standard RPG party needs to have certain things, whether you are invading the dungeon of the feared Demogorgon (reference!) or robbing a space ship casino. The Firefly/Serenity RPG system is … Continue reading

Posted in Firefly, Gaming, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Even More Tales From The Serenity RPG

When the time came for me to run my second campaign, two years after my first (I had run a successful Buffyverse campaign in-between), I knew I would have to do a few things differently. I set to work writing … Continue reading

Posted in Firefly, Gaming | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

NFB’s Firefly RPG: “Freedom’s Glory” (Adventure #1)

It’s been a while since I ran an RPG campaign, a proper one, but while writing up a once off game for an upcoming convention, I found myself bitten with the bug again. The temptation to get the Cortex System … Continue reading

Posted in Firefly, Gaming | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment

Gears Of War: The Board Game (War Altar)

Yes, it is a board game now. A co-operative one to be precise, for up to four players, playing time around 30-90 minutes depending on numbers and difficulty settings. Myself, Aido, John and Padriac were down in Maynooth’s Gamers Hub … Continue reading

Posted in Gaming, Reviews | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Politics: A Play By Posting Game

Over on the NUIM Gamessoc forums, I’ve started GM ing a play-by-posting RPG which I urge all my gaming-minded readers to check out. It’s just called “Politics” because that’s what it is. Players are cabinet ministers in the government of a slightly altered … Continue reading

Posted in Gaming, Ireland, Politics | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

RedvsBlue: Revelation

I’ve been a fairly big RvB fan for quite a while now, having watched it regularly since near the beginning of its run. Excellent premise, the forefront of the machinima movement. Rooster Teeth came up with something big and they haven’t looked back. The … Continue reading

Posted in Fiction, Gaming, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Name

Someone asked me about the name of the blog recently and I was torn as to what I should say. Part of me wanted to say it was an answer to a question I’m posed in various forms: Why do … Continue reading

Posted in Gaming, Never Felt Better | Tagged , | 7 Comments