Category: Non-Electronic

First Look at World of Darkness MMO Game

Four years ago, White Wolf and CCP announced that they would bring the World of Darkness into the online world. Yesterday, at the Grande Masquerade, an official White Wolf fan gathering in New Orleans, they unveiled the first glimpse of the Wold of Darkness MMO game via a trailer. Naturally, World of Darkness, much like the Mind’s Eye Theatre LARP…

Kill (or Run Away From) Zombies With Me

Role-Play OnLine has hundreds of play-by-post games of every genre you can think of, and perhaps some that you didn’t think of. I have played in a couple of short-lived D&D games on RPOL which disbanded due to the games’ participants getting too busy to play. My experiences were great. The DMs were good DMs and the players were good…

Slain

My Tiefling Rogue died tonight. A party member was using a Psionic ability to attack an enemy, he rolled a 1, and accidentally hit me instead. For triple damage. I haven’t had the best luck with increasing my Hit Points each time I level, because I am teh suck with my die rolls. But even if the Psion had rolled…

Objection

Last night, one of my guildmates suggested that I stop going to my table-top Dungeons & Dragons games every single week so I had more time to quest with him regularly in Guild Wars. Unlike my D&D party, he can group with Henchmen and other players. My DM will generally not use PCs as NPCs when the player is absent.…

CA Day 3, GDC Day 2

D&D last night went fairly well. We had some n00bs (or they were rusty players) in the group who kept checking the Player’s Handbook, so the pace was a little slow. Wow, I can actually say that I’m not quite a n00b at D&D! Well, I can say I’m not a n00b at being a Rogue, at least. There were…