Archive for June, 2005

The Tao of Power Attack

Saturday, June 25th, 2005

When you use Power Attack, you shall marginally miss. When you don't use Power Attack, nothing would have deflected your blow.

Mini Adventure: The Dwarven Alchemist II

Friday, June 24th, 2005

We find ourselves fighting in an awkward room, as it has a smaller room in the middle of it. This gives a large space to fight, but also areas out of sight where enemies could position themselves, and could cause the rest of the party could be separated by sight. Before we had to worry […]

Mini Adventure: The Dwarven Alchemist I

Friday, June 24th, 2005

Elan the Bard returns in another adventure, again with the Half-orc Barbarian and his dog, the non-healing Cleric, and a new Mage. Travelling from one city to the next, the party decides to visit a famous Dwarf Alchemist who lives near the route. On approaching, it seems that all is not well in the alchemist's […]

Ready Your Lasers!

Thursday, June 16th, 2005

It was the concluding week of the introductory Paranoia mission. Before the game started proper there was the usual banter around the table, even though this was shown to be dangerous in the previous session. Talking about football and the recent takeover of Manchester United, the resident Chelsea fan blurted out, 'I trust a Russian […]

Stupidity Can Be Treasonous

Friday, June 10th, 2005

I ran an introductory Paranoia mission for most of the usual gang, as we are in the middle of the holiday season and missing a member. The mission is written for players new to the game, which is a good way to get the players suitably paranoid, and also helps my newbie GMing skills. One […]