I’ve been absent from the blog for a bit of time due to sheer work, but I’ve had a little time to myself and I’d like to take a moment to put my thoughts to paper with regards to something my wife and I were talking about the other night. She’d mentioned that ever since […]Read More My Gradually Changing Preferences in Gaming
Welcome back! We’ve spent quite a bit of time poring over the rules for Combat, so it’s time for us to start putting it into a bit of practice. For the purpose of this example, we’ll be using Sadiya, our sample character from part 2 as she confronts a mob of Cultists in a forest […]Read More [Let’s Study: Conan] Part 4a Combat Example: Sadiya vs Cultists
Welcome back! Today’s entry is about The Third Horizon, and will briefly touch upon what kind of information you can expect to find in the book. Take note that in Coriolis, there are no less than seven chapters devoted to the various facets setting. The Third Horizon is the chapter that gives you a history […]Read More [Let’s Study Coriolis Part 5] The Third Horizon
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!
Coriolis is the new RPG release by Free League Publishing. Enthusiastically described as “Arabian Nights in Space” and citing inspirations from Joss Whedon’s Firefly universe, this title has pretty much dropped all the citations for me to invest. And invest I did. I backed the game on Kickstarter on a pledge level that gives me […]Read More [Let’s Study Coriolis Part 1] Introduction