The ConTessa February Game Weekend - Feb 21st & 22nd
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This is a snapshot into the life of gaming women. You can see our last round up of games we're playing here.
An interview with Liz Chaipraditkul about her new project, WITCH!
Hi! My name is Liz and I spend way too much time on geeky stuff. This has ultimately resulted in me writing my own role play system, so in the end I believe this has been time well spent. I got into role playing while watching Star Trek TNG with my mom, I remember sitting there and being like, 'This holodeck thing needs to happen like yesterday, cause I want to pretend I am a princess who is married to Worf who lives in the Nightmare Before Christmas.' Finally, in high school when it hit me that I wasn't getting a holodeck, I found pen and paper role play games to be the next best thing.
An interview with Elsa S. Henry about her new project, Dead Scare!
So, I’m Elsa S. Henry. I’m a historian and actor by academic training. I actually have an MA in Women’s History from Sarah Lawrence College – and I’ve been a gamer for most of my life. I kind of fell into writing for games over the last year (not a complaint at all, more of a delightful surprise) and am now working almost entirely full time in the games industry as a freelancer!
Whether you play online or face-to-face, game prep is something all GMs have to do. There's a quite a bit of variance even among our own writers planning the same type of games, and so we thought we'd take a look at what tools they use in order to give you some new suggestions to try out.
Description: We are going to be putting details in this strange town, it's inhabitants and what's been going on with the new business taking over...