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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Dominicon Of Steel

Fun weekend and my participation there was the reason NFB was unusually quiet for the past few days. Yes, yes, I know how heartbroken you were and I promise I’ll get round to answering the flood of e-mail complaints that filled my … Continue reading

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Dominicon: Getting It Done

Two games ready to go, but one more still gives trouble. The 3-Table has a lot of issues surrounding it, but its all about co-ordination. I think that, in the aftermath of the Con, I will make a post about how … Continue reading

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