The Lich

The Lich

a small phylactery containing role-playing ideas and spirit

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So, it was my birthday.

And now that I am home, it is time to rate this birthday. However, to begin, thank you everyone for your greetings and company today; I am not one to make spectacle of my birthday, but this year your well-wishes were timely and restorative.   Really, thank you.   This was not an easy birthday… (read more)

Considerations for my Upcoming 5e Campaign(s)

Next month I’ll be trying my hand at running one of 5th Edition’s new adventure modules, Out of the Abyss, as a test for when Ravenloft appears on my shelf. In preparation for that, I’ve embarked upon reading Elaine Cunningham’s Daughter of the Drow (which I finished today) and considering the complaint of one of… (read more)

On Scarcity

Scarcity is likely a topic all bloggers from the Philippines, or South East Asia, premise early. Many of us grew up in a time when finding an RPG book, much less a local source of polyhedral dice and (worse) Fudge dice, was a rare and significant event. I remember my first find — a 2nd… (read more)

New Beginnings

This site exists as a consequence of my sister’s need for a webhost for her portfolio and my falling in with a crowd of tabletop nerds and enthusiasts. Having grown up in Asia, I often found myself the group instigator for gaming activities. I provided the books, the dice, and often the world. I joined… (read more)