RPG Blog Carnival Rerun: Hoard Review

For RPG Blog Carnival. Let’s face it, one of the reasons why this blog is system-neutral is that in the beginning, I didn’t play what most of the bloggers played, and over the last year, I’ve played a lot of what most of the bloggers don’t play. So an entire month of squealing about games [...]

Impractical Applications (Rast the Ant Queen)

Earlier in the week, I mentioned my adventures with Hoard.
It was a good game. Two players, two player characters, playing up childlike elements of the dragons and their general air of superiority towards all other non-draconic living creatures. My dragon, Dalri, was a Dissonant Spark Lind, which basically meant that she was of a breed [...]

Review: Hoard

If there’s one thing I’ve learned in my group, it’s that “Baby dragons” is the fastest way to get us to do much of anything. Which explains how, with next to no warning, we agreed to jump right in and play in a game of Hoard run by our resident collector of shiny new RPG [...]