Archive > January 2010

Review: Echo Bazaar

Along with half my Twitter friends list, I’ve been playing a lot of Echo Bazaar lately.

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Bundle Reviews #1

Along with thousands of other gamers, I picked up the Gamers Help Haiti bundle from DriveThruRPG. It’s an astonishingly generous offer from the hundreds of publishers involved, giving something like $1400 worth of products away for free with a $20 donation to disaster relief. It’s raised nearly $140,000 at the time of writing. In a [...]

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Gamers Help Haiti

There’s an absurdly good charity offer over at DriveThruRPG today – more than a thousand dollars worth of .pdf rpgs for $20. It’s so generous I almost feel guilty for buying it. Admittedly, I can’t buy it right now, as their credit card authentication server appears to have melted under the strain, but I’ll grab [...]

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2009.9999, repeating

I’ve always said that my year doesn’t start until Warpcon, and that’s definitely true this year. That lets me put the last week, which includes hard drive failures, medical bills and the car dying in the middle of the road in torrential rain as well as the whole redundancy issue under the heading of 2009, [...]

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After Mongoose…

As I mentioned on Twitter earlier, I’m unexpectedly being made redundant by Mongoose at the end of the month, bringing an end to almost seven years of working for them full-time. I am living proof that gaming isn’t a recession-proof industry.

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