Okay, so over the past few weeks, I’ve had a chance to run two paid sessions already. One was for Call of Cthulhu, where I ran, “The Haunting” Scenario, and the other was for a custom Legend of the Five Rings session. Fees So far, players of both groups have been happy with their experiences, […]Read More More Thoughts on Paid GMing
For the past month I’ve been experimenting with offering paid games to the general gaming public. While this sounds near-heretical to some people, I’ve actually discovered that it has a few interesting elements More effort from the GM While I’m not certain if this will be the case in all the games, I found myself […]Read More The GM for hire experiment
Today we’re talking to the local Venture Agent of the Pathfinder Society, CJ Masungsong! For the uninitiated, the Pathfinder Society is the Pathfinder RPG’s Organized Play initiative! Here’s a quick in-character look at their lore: We are the Pathfinder Society, a legendary league of explorers, archaeologists, and adventurers dedicated to discovering and chronicling the greatest […]Read More [Local News] Interview with Local Pathfinder Society Venture Agent CJ
Hello, and welcome to the Philippine Gamer Workshop! Over the past years, Life and Times of a Philippine Gamer has grown from a hobby blog to dispensing GMing advice and most recently a home for the extensive Let’s Study series of game reviews. With my current state as a parent and the inherent additional financial strain […]Read More Introducing: The Workshop!
Last weekend was when me and a few other volunteer GMs kicked off our biggest attempt at a local mini-convention for tabletop roleplaying games in Manila. We try to run an event every month, and last month was our most ambitious event in the form of the August D&D mini-convention. While the story behind the […]Read More [August D&D RPG Mini-Convention Recap] Dungeon Delverz Extreme!