#RPGaDay2017 Day 8: 2 Hours Service!


Let the 2nd week of #RPGaDay2017 begin! Yesterday was all about impact, now we switch gears over to time management for the next two days. The topic today is:

August 8: What is a good RPG to play for sessions of 2hrs or less?

When asked about the average length of game sessions the answer is typically “Four hours.” But RL has a funny way of tearing down our preconceptions. On the average night, we often end up playing about two and a half hours once you consider distractions, joking around, and Monty Python quotes. Still the question is about a specific game that would be a good fit for sessions of less than two hours. Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 8: 2 Hours Service!

#RPGaDay2017 Day 7: An impactful session


The 7th day of #RPGaDay2017 is here, we’ve finished the first week. Thanks for coming back every day to read these posts, and to those of you who have watched our videos at Desde la Fosa. Today’s question is:

August 7: What was your most impactful RPG session?

There are a lot of significant and impactful moments in the 31 years I’ve been playing RPGs. From the first session when I saw the look in my players eyes, to the time I dressed up as an antagonist and received my players to the game in character. It may be hard to pick just one, but every time I circle back to the question the answer is thisContinue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 7: An impactful session

#RPGaDay2017 Day 6: Eight days a week (minus 1)


Are you here for #RPGaDay2017 day 6? Sorry it’s a Sunday we’re closed… Just kidding! We’re in for the long haul. 6 days down, 25 to go! Ok yesterday’s question was about book covers. Today we are going in another direction.

August 6: You can game every day for a week.

Describe what you’d do!

I don’t! Playing seven days is just a recipe for burnout. Wait! Wait… Let me explain! Continue reading #RPGaDay2017 Day 6: Eight days a week (minus 1)

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