Category Archives: Progress

Why Play RPGs

Regular readers of this blog don’t need to be convinced to play RPGs. And they don’t need to be justified either. You enjoy it, that’s all the justification you need for a hobby that’s not hurting anyone. No, the purpose … Continue reading

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Second Year of Haven

On July 15th, Year 3 (2017) the first adventurers called to pass through the portal in the temple of Enoch to Haven arrived in Citadel. Matthias greeted them and put them to work solving problems throughout the Vale and beyond. … Continue reading

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Attending LTUE 2019

February 14th, 15th, and 16th, I will be attending the Life the Universe and Everything Symposium at the Provo, Utah Marriott Hotel and Conference Center. On the 15th, Friday, I will be moderating two panels with advice for new GMs … Continue reading

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One Year of Haven

On July 15th, Year 3 (2017) the first adventurers called to pass through the portal in the temple of Enoch to Haven arrived in Citadel. Matthias greeted them and put them to work solving problems throughout the Vale and beyond. … Continue reading

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Breaking the Head of the Dragon

On Monday, September 23rd new arrivals in the Vale find some prior arrivals pouring over intelligence gathered by Taren during the week. Aronis (WaB): a farmer and rancher who discovered latent magical powers while defending his cattle from wolves. (Level … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Hectarm

Vidius paused, listening. The others stopped at his signal as he squinted against the inky black of the cavern ahead; beyond the well of light from Galza’s softly glowing sword he could hear a sound, repetitive and sharp, growing nearer. … Continue reading

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Biweekly Monster-Phase Rat

“What do you mean the rations are gone?” Captain Irilae glared furiously at Quartermaster Garius. They were halfway to Vardeia. The closest port they could divert to was Corva, four days away and not a place they would be well … Continue reading

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Play Report-A Peaceful Resolution

When we left our party, they had just led a sallying force from the citadel of Marquis Rutan, allowing the king’s forces to retake the city, capturing nearly all the occupying Nekolyn forces. For the rest of that day the … Continue reading

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Biweekly Item-Sarpin Crystals

“We’re nearly upon them, sir.” There was a sharp edge of eagerness in Lieutenant Farvel’s voice. Captain Vesper couldn’t blame the man. They had been chasing these pirates for three days since their last take, a merchant vessel where they left … Continue reading

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Play Report-The Workings of Gods

We left the Stormguard party (now level 10) in the wolf infested great hall of Margon’s abandoned palace. Having slain two dire wolves and five other wolves, they take a moment to get their bearings, noticing disguised windows looking into … Continue reading

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