Don’t Put All Your Eggs In One Basket

Reading Hunter’s article about Different RPGs and what they offer really inspired me to write about why I think it’s important for anyone into RPGs to play as many as possible, or at least more than one.   When I started playing RPGs (I was about twenty one or twenty two) I was playing Dungeons…

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Why Genesys Is In My Board Game Closet

I’ve been waiting a while for the new Genesys game to come out by FFG. A narrative focused universal RPG that uses the Narrative Dice System (NDS) is exactly what I needed in my life during the week of college finals! Due to my lack of self control I have the great opportunity to give…

MultiVerse Games Interview

About two weeks ago now I was able to hang out and talk to Will, the co-owner of Mutliverse Games. We got to discuss his space, the plans that the store has, and of course a little about Will himself as well! Today I’d like to go over a new special place in San Antonio…

Narrative, The New RPG Economy Part 2

For the first time in my life I got to actually play the same mission for a RPG twice! As you may or may not recall I wrote an article about making a game for the San Antonio GaMExpo and so many things have happened since then soI have been unable to write this article…

Why Kaiju Crush Is In My Board Game Closet

Today I get to talk about a relatively new game called Kaiju Crush. Published this November by Fireside games, it is surely a treat for anyone who picks it up. Not including setup and tear-down, this game takes about 30 minutes to an hour. Kaiju Crush is a point based game that covers the attack…

GaMExpo RPGing

So I talked about the Board Game experience at the GaMExpo earlier this week, but do to the many awesome things we were doing I had to wait to write about the great RPGs that were out there. So without further ado here are the cool paper RPGs I ended up playing at the GaMExpo!…

John Saves The Party 

This Friday was my little sisters 16th birthday party and being true to her birthright she is just as nerdy as any of us. So I decided at work to prepare a RPG just in case. The only problem was I had to drive straight from my place of business to my sister’s party and…

What Gaming Means To Us

In light of the past few weeks and also the past few years I thought we have come to the point in time where we should discuss what we are talking about in the Nerd Blog Collective’s about page. I’m going to start by talking about the political context of this article and why I…