Scrabbling in the Dark

I have been looking for a simple D&D-style game to use for a dungeon bash, and had Microlite in mind for a while. Then I stumbled across TileHack. Boy, people will wish I hadn’t. Essentially, TileHack takes the meagre scraping left of D&D that you’ll find if you really break it down to ultra-basics, then uses Scrabble tiles and the words you create with them as an alternative to a twenty-sided dice. Bam! I’m sold. Players have an Action Pool, a

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Lifetime Achievement Award for PARANOIA

PARANOIA won a lifetime achievement award from the nice folks at RPG Geek. Specifically, the Geek Lifetime Achievement in Role-Playing – or GLARP, for short. I know this because I found myself with a deadline on Monday. Allow me a moment for a flashback. Earlier last week, I got a message on RPG Geek from a fellow called Bruce, who was organised the award and the voting process. PARANOIA figured amonst about twenty different RPGs up for consideration. Bruce admitted not knowing much about

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