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by Stuie
Wed Aug 10, 2016 2:36 am
Forum: Troll Con, Gen Con, Convention News
Topic: Gen Con 2016 Retrospective
Replies: 3
Views: 5752

Re: Gen Con 2016 Retrospective

ArgoForg wrote:...Friday with the Stone’s Wager section of Giant’s Rapture...
That was a good time! Had fun using my bard (with a little help from the magic user) to sing to a stone so well that it moved. :D
by Stuie
Mon Sep 13, 2010 12:46 pm
Forum: The Crusades
Topic: Adventures in The East March
Replies: 0
Views: 1832

Adventures in The East March

<t>I was running The Connacht Campaign for my kids, but two of them wanted new characters and I kind of wanted a fresh start, so Connacht was left behind (to the west) and I threw them all into The East March, an area I developed with some inspiration from A Rising Knight (which will be the first ad...
by Stuie
Thu Sep 02, 2010 2:56 pm
Forum: The Crusades
Topic: The Connacht Campaign
Replies: 27
Views: 7908

<t>Wow! It's been a year and a half!?!? We have a gaming session planned for the weekend - I'm not sure if we'll pick up where we left off or start fresh - probably pick up where we left off. I have a bunch of little quests sketched out for the forest south of Boffinmote - a section of the Tuam Fore...
by Stuie
Thu Aug 19, 2010 11:48 am
Forum: SIEGE Engine & Other TLG Games
Topic: Thoughts on Harvesters
Replies: 17
Views: 5359

Piperdog wrote: ...but with the Siege Engine, we have the 12/18 target numbers...so the the 3-18 range for attributes are not actually necessary, just the modifiers. So I would suggest using the modifier as the score.....a strength of 0 is average, and 4 is an ogerish brute. This is easy enough. Yo...
by Stuie
Thu Oct 29, 2009 4:46 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: TLG 8901 Harvesters
Replies: 50
Views: 21679

Deogolf wrote:
jaguar451 wrote:
So, who is going to create the first house rules? My kids love 'Warriors' (not THAT Warriors, or THAT -- the books with the Cats.) Need cats as a playable race....

That's immediately came to my mind as well - my kids love those books!
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by Stuie
Sat Oct 03, 2009 3:34 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Do you have a skill system for your C&C game?
Replies: 31
Views: 764

No. Skills are for Traveller.
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by Stuie
Tue Sep 22, 2009 5:05 pm
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Do you have a critical hit system you use for C&C?
Replies: 42
Views: 1333

I'm thinking about adapting the Harnmaster hit location tables to C&C - so a 20 becomes a critical success and a 1 becomes a critical failure. Still have to work some stuff out though.
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by Stuie
Tue Sep 22, 2009 11:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Need a currency system
Replies: 14
Views: 272

I use a silver based currency in my campaign - and the price list from Harn. Just search for 'harn price list' on google and you should be able to find one.
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by Stuie
Thu Sep 10, 2009 2:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What gaming stuff are you reading?
Replies: 2012
Views: 552175

serleran wrote: Empire of the Petal Throne, also knows as Tkumel, was part of D&D for a very brief period... or, maybe not "part of" but definitely released by TSR in the early early days, so sanctioned / licensed... which means "part of" to me, much like The Wilderlands was part of D&D. EPT eventu...
by Stuie
Mon Aug 17, 2009 11:00 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: Available Now {10-12-09} Of Gods & Monsters
Replies: 313
Views: 82513

Bring it!
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by Stuie
Tue Apr 14, 2009 9:09 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: Available Now {08-20-09} TLG 7651 Tainted Lands
Replies: 140
Views: 56179

Julian Grimm wrote:
Actually Jim, I own quite a bit by you. My biggest thing that makes me leery is that I have a seven year old in my campaign and I think the content may be too much for her. That is really the only thing holding me back.

Me too.
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by Stuie
Tue Nov 25, 2008 1:31 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Roast Beast?
Replies: 28
Views: 713

Lord Dynel wrote: Plus my parent's house is way too crowded - we were eating Thanksgiving dinner on a card table in the living room and my wife was not too keen on that. I come from a large family, so the card table in the livingroom was the norm until I was old enough to sit at the "adult" table. ...
by Stuie
Mon Nov 24, 2008 2:39 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Favorite Boardgames
Replies: 27
Views: 734

Rhuvein wrote:
Well, it's not really a boardgame, but I hope to play some Adventurer the Card Game (with my 2 new expansion decks)!!

Same here!
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by Stuie
Fri Nov 21, 2008 1:49 pm
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: Available Now {10-12-09} Of Gods & Monsters
Replies: 313
Views: 82513

moriarty777 wrote:
There's actually a tentative date for this?

M

No - just a month. The year is not yet set.
Seriously - looking forward to adding this to my C&C collection.
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by Stuie
Sun Oct 19, 2008 10:17 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Potentially good news for my family...
Replies: 18
Views: 575

Good luck Treebore!

I used to pay disability claims for a private insurer. They moved me to a different position because I approved too many claims.
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by Stuie
Sun Oct 12, 2008 2:54 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Do people read first or post first?
Replies: 12
Views: 809

Most of those threads were started in this forum and moved to the LA forum without any indication they ever existed here in Open Discussion. So then another one would be created etc.

Blame sloppy moderation, not the posters.
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by Stuie
Fri Sep 19, 2008 8:59 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: The Joys of Dental Hygeine
Replies: 13
Views: 329

<t>I had two of mine out and then met my wife at the local bar. I kept drooling beer all over myself until the novocaine wore off. Then I stopped drooling. <br/> Never really felt much pain. Worst part was the crunchy sound when one of them broke into a bunch of pieces.<br/> _________________<br/> L...
by Stuie
Sun Sep 07, 2008 11:18 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Assistance for the Technotarded
Replies: 11
Views: 383

<t>My wife finds her iPod way easier to use (loading music etc.) than her old mp3 player, so that might be a consideration as well unless you have a more techno-savvy wife than I. Or you could end up managing the music on her device like I had to with the mp3 player. <br/> _________________<br/> Lau...
by Stuie
Fri Sep 05, 2008 1:02 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: She's Being Unreasonable
Replies: 61
Views: 1214

Just remember to say "I told you so!" when the zombies are sucking out her brains.
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by Stuie
Thu Sep 04, 2008 6:08 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Adventurer releases for Gencon
Replies: 21
Views: 710

Rhuvein wrote: Woot! I got my Adventurer expansion sets and they are absolutely fantastic. They will bring more fun and depth to the game. Heh, some strategy too, methinks!! Well done, KR. Where did all the great ideas come from in the card sets, if I might ask. Were they yours and/or were some sug...
by Stuie
Tue Sep 02, 2008 10:58 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Imperial Town of Tell Qa now available in PDF
Replies: 5
Views: 311

Hey James-

Your DriveThruRPG link goes to some Alan Dean Foster novel.
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by Stuie
Tue Aug 05, 2008 8:09 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Adventurer releases for Gencon
Replies: 21
Views: 710

More of my money is on its way to you Kerry.
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by Stuie
Mon Apr 14, 2008 12:32 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Man I've had sooo much fun here.
Replies: 18
Views: 1136

This place is O K .

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by Stuie
Sat Apr 05, 2008 11:00 am
Forum: World of Aihrde Campaign Setting
Topic: Egyptian/Arabian Settings in C&C?
Replies: 7
Views: 2300

I tried to find a decent Egyptian setting. In the end, I went with homebrew.
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by Stuie
Fri Apr 04, 2008 5:43 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Castle Keepers Guide has SOLD OUT
Replies: 21
Views: 710

Can we get this stickied?
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by Stuie
Fri Apr 04, 2008 5:40 pm
Forum: The Crusader
Topic: Other Rpgs & the Crusader
Replies: 26
Views: 8732

<t>I wouldn't mind system/setting neutral stuff, but I'm reminded of when the Journal of the Travellers Aid Society became "Challenge", started publishing stuff for all sorts of systems (many of which I didn't even own or care about) and gradually lost sight of Traveller. Lost my subscription as wel...
by Stuie
Fri Apr 04, 2008 1:25 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: I Got My C&C Books Today! Huzzah!
Replies: 12
Views: 277

Re: I Got My C&C Books Today! Huzzah!

TheNewGuy wrote: For those of you old enough (or movie-fan enough) to get the reference, that sound you hear in the distance is me, running around outside, and yelling "The new phone books are here! The new phone books are here!" at the top of my lungs ... My wife has grown tired of me doing this e...
by Stuie
Fri Apr 04, 2008 11:37 am
Forum: Upon the Forge's Anvil!
Topic: On the Anvil: TLG 8951 C&C Basic Game
Replies: 220
Views: 62615

I'll probably pick this up for the kids and let them run their own games. I'd love to be a player for once instead of always being the CK.
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by Stuie
Fri Apr 04, 2008 11:29 am
Forum: The Crusader
Topic: Other Rpgs & the Crusader
Replies: 26
Views: 8732

BLOOD AXE wrote: Personally, Im against other games being covered. I'd like the Crusader to stick with Troll Lord games. If I want other stuff, I'll buy their magazine. Maybe just me. Nope - not just you. Me too. I was ready to subscribe but now I'm feeling more wait-and-see-ish. _________________ ...
by Stuie
Thu Apr 03, 2008 11:54 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: [HP] You Rolled Poorly
Replies: 28
Views: 1833

Alcahaelas wrote: In my campaign I simply count any roll that is less than half of maximum as half. So, say, on a d8, if you roll a 1-4 it's counted as a 4. d12, 1-6 is counted as a 6. Takes the edge off a bit of rolling really bad, but doesn't ensure monstrous HP since half the time you're going t...