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by Jeffery St. Clair
Tue Jan 23, 2018 9:57 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Inspiration for character names , Where do you get yours ?
Replies: 15
Views: 6779

Re: Inspiration for character names , Where do you get yours

I've taken character names from books, TV, and movies and scrambled those, too. A Frank Burns-ish type of wimpy cleric became Brunskfarn, and turned out to be a really fun character to play. Otherwise I have about a half-dozen names that I reuse when I can. I'm behind the screen a lot more than I pl...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sat Sep 04, 2010 11:17 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Has anyone ever refereed a game old school style?
Replies: 16
Views: 1168

<t>I'll never see that realized in a face-to-face game, but my online game is built from that mold. Two dozen players running around the realm, making their mark. Don't want to go south to yet? Don't be surprised when someone else does and the loot you heard about is gone when you get there. Everybo...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Thu Aug 26, 2010 1:18 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: If You Could Game With One Person...
Replies: 33
Views: 1755

<t>I'd skip a game with all those celebs to play just one marathon game with my buddy Brett, who's been absent from our home gaming table for almost ten years now. I can't believe it's been that long since the accident. <br/> _________________<br/> I reject your reality, and replace it with my own.<...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sat Feb 06, 2010 4:28 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Gary Con II Update
Replies: 24
Views: 2251

I'll be there, too. There may even be one or two of my game club members showing up to play Adventurer with the creator of the game.
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri Nov 13, 2009 3:20 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Our daughter is now official
Replies: 30
Views: 2649

Huzzah! All the best to you and your now-larger family!
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri Aug 07, 2009 3:06 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: New baby!!
Replies: 26
Views: 1980

Add my congratulations, too!
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri May 22, 2009 7:02 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Advice for a *possible* new game store owner?
Replies: 35
Views: 2267

Lord Dynel wrote: My partner wants to get a spot that's a little pricy, but it's right in the retail hub (by expensive I mean 1500 sq. ft. for ~$2100/mo.). I found a cheaper place (about $1600 a month for about 2000 sq. ft.) bt well out of the "happening" retail part of town and in the older part o...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Tue Mar 24, 2009 1:58 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Lake Geneva Con Canceled
Replies: 52
Views: 2446

Greg Ellis wrote: Wisconsin in March? No thanks. I live in Canada, so I know a thing or two about winter. We've been enjoying 40s and 50s pretty much all month (5 to 10 degrees for you metric types.) March has been fine. A bit rainy, but fine. _________________ I reject your reality, and replace it...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri Feb 06, 2009 2:48 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: GaryCon Registration Page, sign up if you are coming
Replies: 39
Views: 2699

Ditto that.
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Tue May 27, 2008 1:42 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Awesome awful movies list
Replies: 75
Views: 2226

...and a high bar just where you need it...
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Tue May 27, 2008 1:06 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Awesome awful movies list
Replies: 75
Views: 2226

Haven't seen this one mentioned yet... Gymkata. Talk about watching a movie too many times in the 80's...
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Sun Nov 18, 2007 4:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Munchies you eat during your games
Replies: 24
Views: 712

Rhuvein wrote: Hey Jeffery. What's "Pocky"? I hesitate to guess! It's a Japanese candy - cookie sticks dipped in a multitude of flavors - we stick with chocolate and strawberry - if you look around in bigger markets you can find some really bizarre flavors - some sound interesting, but others... *s...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sat Nov 17, 2007 11:04 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Munchies you eat during your games
Replies: 24
Views: 712

All sorts - fruit and veggie trays, meat and cheese trays, Oreos, Pocky, beef jerky, Doritos, and more.
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Thu Aug 09, 2007 5:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: YOUR campaigns
Replies: 28
Views: 831

<t>Jeffery, the heretic, here! Let's see...<br/> <br/> DMing my face-to-face AD&D homebrew game when it's my turn and DMing the AD&D play-by-post homebrew game that SavageRobby mentioned.<br/> <br/> Playing in an AD&D game at home, when it's not my turn to DM, and playing-by-post in half...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sat Feb 17, 2007 9:49 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: in a funk...
Replies: 26
Views: 2683

Re: in a funk...

jman5000 wrote: so, I'm still loving C&C, and still wanting to play and run games, however, I'm pretty bored with 'traditional' fantasy. So I ask, what have you done in the past when you reach a fantasy 'funk'. I'm thinking of running a humans only 'fantasy' game. with the very very very rare monst...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri Oct 13, 2006 9:45 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What snacks/food/beverages do you have at your gaming table?
Replies: 15
Views: 2958

Re: What snacks/food/beverages do you have at your gaming ta

Rhuvein wrote: We usually game on Saturdays from about 2 pm until 8 pm, so cheetos/pretzels/fruit/yogurt and more gets wolfed down with loads of gatorade/juice/pop. Then we usually order a pizza which gets annilhilated and finish the game. This sounds way too familiar, except we usually start aroun...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sun Sep 24, 2006 12:57 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What could you possibly throw at this guy to challenge him??
Replies: 52
Views: 10559

<t>Not in my game, you're not... Of course, in my game no character could ever have become so ridiculous in the first place. 8) <br/> <br/> Hey Rhu. Yeah, I'm around, but as usual, I don't have a lot to say about C&C - not until the Trolls get back up here to Lake Geneva, anyway.... Is that gonn...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri Sep 22, 2006 10:48 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What could you possibly throw at this guy to challenge him??
Replies: 52
Views: 10559

Traveller wrote: Ok, but going back in time and killing him will activate the grandfather paradox. Nah, wishes or other high-powered magicks automagically disregard or patch together any paradoxes that might occur if players attempt to invoke real-world philosophy or logic. Game over. _____________...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Wed Sep 20, 2006 9:22 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What could you possibly throw at this guy to challenge him??
Replies: 52
Views: 10559

serleran wrote: Or, he is the guy who claims to have slain every character in Greyhawk, and wants to know the XP for each of the millions of players of AD&D... That was Waldorf - for the next few months TSR was flooded with letters detailing how to kill the character. As for either one, wish to tra...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Wed Sep 20, 2006 2:16 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What could you possibly throw at this guy to challenge him??
Replies: 52
Views: 10559

Just have him challenge Waldorf to a duel... since Waldorf was what, 325th level? It'd be no contest.
(Please tell me I'm not the only Dragon reader who remembers who Waldorf was...)
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by Jeffery St. Clair
Fri Aug 25, 2006 2:35 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What is your screename and avatar?
Replies: 94
Views: 15125

<t>Fans of the TV show Babylon 5 will recognize both my screen name and avatar - Jeffery St. Clair is a respelling of the first Commander of B5, and the avatar is of Michael York from the episode where he guest stars as an Earthforce officer who has suffered post-traumatic stress disorder and now th...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Thu Aug 24, 2006 9:20 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What Does Old School Gaming Mean To You?
Replies: 53
Views: 10813

angelius wrote: Finally! someone that remembers her. Of course I must have been 6 yrs old at the time. But it's funny how I still have a crush on her. hahaha.... Of course I remember her - our group actually went on a campaign to avenge her death. It took a lot of characters, but when Bargle was fi...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Mon Aug 07, 2006 2:07 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: 232 registered users and only about 30 of us post?
Replies: 68
Views: 15733

<t>The only reason I didn't count those PbP games is that I don't have to know the C&C mechanics to play. To me it still looks like an AD&D game - Akrasia took care of all the rolls so we could've been using MERP for all I know... And that other game didn't last very long either, as you well...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sun Aug 06, 2006 8:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: 232 registered users and only about 30 of us post?
Replies: 68
Views: 15733

seskis281 wrote: Hey Jeffrey - If you haven't already you should check out Dragonsfoot.org for support. Heh, I've been a member there for quite some time, and I've grabbed more D&D and AD&D resources than I'll actually ever use. I still haven't checked out their C&C forums, for the reasons I mentio...
by Jeffery St. Clair
Sun Aug 06, 2006 4:17 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: 232 registered users and only about 30 of us post?
Replies: 68
Views: 15733

Re: 232 registered users and only about 30 of us post?

Treebore wrote: So why do you lurkers just lurk? Are you just checking out C&C and not sure your going to play, or what? You have things to contrbute, such as who you are, where you live, why you are checking out or playing C&C, and everyone has ideas. Or are only 30 of us interested in C&C and the...