Archives for April 2011

Word of the Week: DRAGOMAN

When looking at this word, I thought "Dragoman" would be a chimeric creature that is part dragon and part man. But Dragoman is actually the title of an interpretor, specifically someone who helps … [Read more...]

OASIS 24 Downtown Orlando

Hey another con in Orlando, Called OASIS. Blackmoor, Living Greyhawk, Legends of the Shining Jewel, and much, much more. May 27, 2011 through Sunday, May 29, 2011 (Memorial Day Weekend). Gaming starts … [Read more...]

Ruins in the Woods

I am getting another dungeon ready. This one is further south in the land of Jelling, in the Galleywein Forest, where elves are cursed and half-elves fare no better. I haven't decided what to put in … [Read more...]

Word of the Week: MENDICANT

Mendicant can be an adjective to describe the act of begging or a noun than means... you guessed it, "a beggar". It can describe religious followers who rely on charitable donations for … [Read more...]

Word of the Week: ROOKERY

Rookery is defined as 1) a breeding place of gregarious birds or animals, such as penguins or seals, 2) a colony of rooks, aka crows, or 3) a crowded tenement house. In most games I play this word … [Read more...]

I Hate Swarms

Seriously, am I the only one? Swarms suck in 4e, and 3e, and Pathfinder. I remember my first try with a swarm in 3e, I was the one that summoned it, then I got knocked out, and the swarm proceded to … [Read more...]