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Cthulhu walks into your pub, what do you offer? Lovecraft beer!

I saw this sign on The Local Taphouse in Darlinghurst. It reads like you are playing a Call of Cthulhu role playing game. Lovecraft beer? Only when the Ale Stars’ Membership are right!

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A visit to #Eyecon2013 (run by @SydneyRPG)

Some photos from my visit to Eyecon 2013 yesterday. The culture at RPG conventions seems to have improved since I was last at one. And they now have a session specificity for children.

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I can not divine the use for these ‘Divination Symbols’, can you?

Looking through the Mac OS X Character Viewer, I see there is a section for ‘Divination Symbols‘. They all look like blocks of horizontal lines in a variety of combinations. Some full times, some with breaks in the middle and … Continue reading

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Tin Soldier in Sydney CBD has closed

Walking down York street I thought I would stick my head into The Tin Soldier, and found that it had closed. Further enquires to their “Perith” store or web site. As I stood there looking at the sign there were … Continue reading

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Why are we negative about what other people do?

I was reading an RPG forum where someone posed the question: Open question: Why do we, at times, feel compelled to look at something else that someone does for fun and evaluate it negatively? There were a number of pages … Continue reading

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Do you know this roleplayer?

Walking though Harajuku I was greeted by this visage staring down at me from a clothing store. Dark glasses, goatee, frilly shirt, bad jewellery… looks like a role player. Actually, it reminds me of number role players I know in … Continue reading

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A poke in the eye con?

Seeing as Necronomicon is not running this year another group decided to run their con at Easter, Eyecon. From their FAQ they intend to run it each year. Will it be the new Easter convention in Sydney? I went and … Continue reading

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Necronomicon 2002 photos uploaded to flickr

Finished uploading my photos from Necronomicon 2002 to flickr last night. Previously hosted on the Necronomicon Gallery, I though they would be more accessible on flickr. You can also find them in the Australian RPG Conventions group. And the original … Continue reading

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Necronomicon 2001 photos uploaded to flickr

Just finished uploading my photos from Necronomicon 2001 to flickr. Previously hosted on the Necronomicon Gallery, I though they would be more accessible on flickr. You can also find them in the Australian RPG Conventions group.

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