A Place of Peace – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Six “A Gift Among the Green”

With only three episodes left in the Exandria Unlimited miniseries, the overall plot of the story needed to move forward in a big way. Episode Six of the series, titled “The Gift Among the Green” certainly delivered on that, with quiet moments of revelation followed by a stunning turn of events at the end. The … Continue reading A Place of Peace – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Six “A Gift Among the Green”

The Dark Future – Alternative History of R. Talsorian Games’ Cyberpunk Game

Core Rulebook for R. Talsorian Games' Cyberpunk Red. I’m a fan of alternate history stories. The main reason I like them is that they are a classic case of Socratic questioning: Suppose _____ is true, what happens next? Role-playing games like Dungeons and Dragons, Warhammer Fantasy, and others that are more based in medieval European-style … Continue reading The Dark Future – Alternative History of R. Talsorian Games’ Cyberpunk Game

Malevolence and Beauty – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Five “A Test of Worth”

There are moments in any Dungeons and Dragons game that focuses on narrative and player decisions where the consequences of their previous actions come to the forefront. In the latest episode of Exandria Unlimited, titled “A Test of Worth”, the still un-named party of adventurers experience the repercussions of their decision to keep the Circlet … Continue reading Malevolence and Beauty – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Five “A Test of Worth”

Glitter and Glamour – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Four “By The Road”

Another week has gone by and another episode of Exandria Unlimited has been posted. This past week’s episode, “By The Road”, found the party of glorious idiots (and I use that term with love and affection for the characters) encountering a dark reflection of one of their own, picking up a new companion, and finding … Continue reading Glitter and Glamour – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Four “By The Road”

It’s Always Glorious In Emon – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Three “A Glorious Return”

If you enjoy this review, please consider signing up for Buy Me A Coffee (link to the right). For $10 a month, you can get early access to posts like this before they become public. To say that as a fan of Critical Role I was excited for this episode of Exandria Unlimited would be … Continue reading It’s Always Glorious In Emon – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode Three “A Glorious Return”

A Trip to the Oh No Plateau – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode 2 “The Oh No Plateau”

Source. When things are going swimmingly in a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, it usually means not much is happening. That cannot be said for the second episode of Exandria Unlimited, titled “The Oh No Plateau”. The nascent group of adventurers find themselves in an even bigger mess than they were before and a new set … Continue reading A Trip to the Oh No Plateau – Review of “Exandria Unlimited” Episode 2 “The Oh No Plateau”

A New Adventure Begins – “Exandria Unlimited” Episode One

Exandria Unlimited, the new series for Critical Role. Source I love Dungeons and Dragons. It has been a passion of mine since I was twelve years old. And while there have been times I was not fond of the products related to Dungeons and Dragons, it has still held a special place in my heart. … Continue reading A New Adventure Begins – “Exandria Unlimited” Episode One

Building a Cyberpunk Campaign

Cyberpunk Red Core Rulebook. Available on Amazon Continuing on from my previous essays about character building, the next step is building the campaign (the story your players are going to experience and influence). There are no hard and fast rules for running a tabletop roleplaying game, particularly one like Cyberpunk Red. But there are some … Continue reading Building a Cyberpunk Campaign

So You Want to Build a Cyberpunk Part 2

Cyberpunk Red Core Rulebook. Available on Amazon Picking up where the last essay ended, we’ve moved past the initial portion of the Lifepath setup, the character generation options available within R. Talsorian Games’ Cyberpunk Red. This essay covers the next portion, which fills in the family and upbringing your character experienced before becoming an Edgerunner. … Continue reading So You Want to Build a Cyberpunk Part 2

So You Want to Build a Cyberpunk? Part One

Cyberpunk Red core rulebook, by R. Talsorian Games. Available on Amazon If you’ve read any of my previous articles on the subject of R. Talsorian Games’ Cyberpunk Red, you could gather that I’ve been delving deeply into the game system since it was released in late 2020. The previous articles I’ve written have covered each … Continue reading So You Want to Build a Cyberpunk? Part One