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How did we get here?

I had been meaning to do it for quite some time. Ever since I started listening to an old friend’s podcast.

The Misadventures of Max’s Minions… 852 more words

Arduino Dice Roller: Preliminary Planning

There’s a lot of awesome jobs and fields within the realm of Computer Engineering (my area of study for my undergrad). The one that really clicked with me however was writing code to control computer hardware. 964 more words


What happened to Sansa Stark

I haven’t been around here very much.

But I did want to use this platform, and not Tumblr, to speak about this. It’s Friday. I — and the entire fandom – have had five days to think about this, mull this over, and in my case, consume in rage intermitted with real, painful sadness. 294 more words

A Song Of Ice And Fire

Non-Vancian Magic: Options

Here are some additional things to increase the scope of my particular non-vancian magic system. Since some people complain about the 15-minute workday that the Vancian system perpetuates, I thought I would add in some extra rules that I had thought of previously to address that particular issue.  419 more words


Advanced Dungeons & Dragons Dragonlance Miniatures (Set 1) (TSR, 1984)

I first talked about Dragonlance way back here. I was obsessed with the books when they came out, although I reread Dragons of Autumn Twilight… 74 more words


How to Successfully Poison Your Players

Poison rules in D&D 3.X are a bit weird, but also kind of cool. If a poisoningattack (a scorpion’s stinger, a poisoned-coated sword, etc.) beats a creature’s or character’s AC, they have to make a fort save against the poison. 796 more words

Steal My Idea

The Battlesystem Brawl Podcast

A podcast of the Battlesystem Brawl is now available on The Tome Show’s website (though the videos below are a much better medium for this sort of thing). 143 more words