Arthur started a blog (new defunct) initially to make fun of Dan getting a blog. And then started posting in it. Then he started posting stuff here instead. Then an alarming amount of time passed and he ended up as Ferretbrain's second editor after Wardog passed on the torch. He also maintains a blog at Refereeing & Reflection, where he drones on about roleplaying games in way more detail than a general audience would care about.
- Kickstopper: First as Farce, Then as Tragedy Mongoose Publishing's first version of Paranoia saved a much-love RPG from oblivion; their new one may send it back.
- Ferretnibbles 2 - Beren and Lúthien, Shin Megami Tensei on the 3DS, and Sithrak Tracts Short description of the article content
- Underworld: Bit Awkward The fifth Underworld movie is a bit of a mess, even by the series' own dodgy standards.
- Kickstopper: USE CREDIT CARD with CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN Thimbleweed Park represents a welcome return of a winning team in point-and-click adventure design.
- Kickstopper: Big Trouble In CyberChina Shadowrun: Hong Kong is a textbook example of how you do videogame Kickstarters right.
- Fool Me Once, Dzyan On You... Tim Maroney's Book of Dzyan is a fascinating look at some classic Victorian charlatanry.
at 13:25 on 07-06-2017
We had a bit of downtime there due to a server upgrade - please poke if you notice any issues.permalink
at 11:36 on 23-05-2017
It definitely has that "newly made antique" look that was so inspirational to The Man In the High Castle.permalink
at 10:28 on 22-05-2017
I raised an eyebrow when the headline called her Dick's "muse", given that he put a lot of energy into demonising her. But then I saw that the text of the obituary acknowledges that, and she u...permalink
at 11:12 on 19-04-2017
(It has been noted that to log in and migrate to Dreamwidth you need to accept the new TOS. However, consider the following: - If you're just logging in to migrate your account and th...permalink
at 20:40 on 18-04-2017
Yeah, the people I know who have Livejournals all seem to be migrating them to Dreamwidth.permalink
at 13:16 on 07-04-2017
The Hugo nominations are out, and it looks like the Rabid Puppies/Sad Puppies more or less entirely failed to shit all over them this year. So far as I can find out, the Sad Puppies didn't eve...permalink
- 00:15, 17-07-2017 on Three Lions On the Shield:
The "Chaos=Evil+Weird" school was maintained by the Runequest universe though ( 1st ed of the rpg was 1978, but it was based ...permalink
- 16:13, 15-07-2017 on Kickstopper: Holy Crap Ferretbrain, This Book Is Already Awesome:
Update: finally got around to playing my copy of Romeo and/or Juliet, it's just as good as this one. It even includes lit...permalink
- 03:48, 09-07-2017 on Ferretnibbles 2 - Beren and Lúthien, Shin Megami Tensei on the 3DS, and Sithrak Tracts:
I imagine that the Tolkien Estate has plans in place for Gondolin in the event that Christopher isn't able to see the job finish...permalink
- 15:47, 30-06-2017 on Fool Me Once, Dzyan On You...:
- 23:46, 24-06-2017 on Kickstopper: Retconned Schemes:
This is one of those things where having an entire supplement dedicated to the subject muddies the waters more than it actually ...permalink
- 14:11, 28-05-2017 on Kickstopper: That Is Not Dead Which Can Eternally Restructure (Part 2):
A bit of sad news: Chaosium just announced the death of Alan Bligh</...permalink