Category Archives: Gaming

Carnage photos

We had a really nice time, both playing games and having a weekend escape. I have a few photos that didn’t make it into the earlier posts that I’d like to share. One thing we did to make our lives … Continue reading

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Carnage game report – Day Two

Today, NatureBoy and I played two games that were new to us; PowerGrid in the morning, and Wiz-War this afternoon. We enjoyed them both, but Wiz-War was much more fun. PowerGrid is a "euro-game" where players take turns purchasing power … Continue reading

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Carnage Game report – Day One

We made our way to the Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee for Carnage. We’ve all been looking forward to getting away for the weekend, even Beloved Wife, who isn’t actually participating in the convention. She’s a crafting geek, though, and … Continue reading

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Carnage gaming con this weekend

I’m taking NatureBoy and Beloved Wife to Fairlee, VT, for a weekend gaming getaway at Carnage 11. NB and I will be gaming; BW will be doing a bit of school work, knitting, and enjoying Lake Morey resort. We attended … Continue reading

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Heroscape

When NatureBoy and I attended NorthEast Wars in April, one of the events we played was a six-person Heroscape game. I hadn’t played it before; I think NB may have played with a friend more than a year prior. Although … Continue reading

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7th Sea – The Alchemical Compass

Tonight, I’m getting together with some of my friends to play 7th Sea, a role playing of of swashbuckling high adventure set in a fictionalized 17th century Europe. I’m playing a Castillian (i.e., Spanish) guitar instructor to the court of … Continue reading

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What die are you?

This has probably been around the web for a long time, but I just found it: Take the quiz at dicepool.com My favorite d20 is old and blue, given to me from the FLGS spare dice bin because I’d always … Continue reading

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Thank you, Gary Gygax

The news that the creator of Dungeons & Dragons had died spread very quickly. And Geeks around the world have been expressing their feelings about his passing. Order of the Stick had a nice send-off cartoon. Paul Tevis, Judd Karlman … Continue reading

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Town Meeting Day/GMs Day

Today is the first Tuesday in March, and thus, Vermont’s Town Meeting Day. I have already been to the polls and cast my primary ballot. Today also is March 4th, as in “March Forth!!”, and has been selected as GMs … Continue reading

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Northeast Wars

I’ve volunteered to run two role playing games at the upcoming Northeast Wars gaming convention. These will be my first experiences GMing convention games, but I’m pretty excited. The first game is Dogs in the Vineyard, by Vincent Baker. The … Continue reading

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