Born in a couldron of fire.

by Lucas
refreshed

Allen Lewis

In my meanderings I recently came across the work of Allen Lewis. He's an illustrator from around 1920, and he's awesome. He's particularly interesting…

Captain Bogg Cards, Revised

I just recently pulled out the Captain Bogg & Salty card game I had prototyped many years ago, and gave it a couple of…

Aotearoa and Call of Cthulhu

I've been living in Aotearoa New Zealand for about two and half years now. It's an amazing place. I've been learning about the country,…

Robert Orme

I recently came across this video of Robert Orme: Robert Orme was my Art History teacher in high school. I was the only person…

Rails Export CSV

It is stupidly easy to export CSV files from Rails. Nithin Bekal: Export to CSV in Rails

Southlands Ennie!

The Southlands guide book has been awarded the Silver for "Best Setting" at the 2016 ENnie awards.

bundle update --force

So I'm currently running a course for third-year students about how to develop a portfolio. I'm taking a broad, holistic approach to the term…

Top Trumps

This whole 2016 election cycle was craziness. But one thing that kept popping up in my mind was the classic kid's card game Top…

Toru, Part 1: A Game from the Basics

I've been poking around into mechanics recently, and starting playing around with the idea of a very basic game. I don't mean "basic" in…

Pre-Modern Fantasy Cartography

If I had oodles of time, I would love to investigate the history of maps in fantasy stories and games. They are such an…

The Tortoise and the Hare

As part of her weekly homework, my daughter brings home a board game from school. She's 5 years old, "Year 1" in NZ parlance.