Welcome back world-builders! We've been getting pretty specific recently, hammering out a lot of the nitty gritty stuff to do with shaping our worlds. So this fortnight, I thought we should take things back the other way again, and go as big as possible. Universe building, Cosmology building, whatever we want to call it. This … Continue reading #WBW – When Planets and Planes Collide
Welcome back world builders! I've covered the idea of town building briefly in a post specifically for GM's, and let's face it. For many of us tabletop gamers, it's town building that takes up the bulk of our time. Crafting those cities and breathing life into every corner of them. The same can be said … Continue reading #WBW – Town Building Tips for Everyone
Hello frens. Fair warning, this shit is going to get very savage, very quickly. I had an illuminating conversation this afternoon with a woman about why she needs an assault rifle. I had asked for what purpose could a civilian possibly need a weapon that can unload 400 rounds of ammunition in a minute. … Continue reading #SAVAGE – BUT I NEED AN ASSAULT RIFLE TO PROTECT MY CHICKENS
This fortnight we're getting back to school... or building them for our worlds at least!
Welcome back world building buddies! I wanted to take a break from some of the dryer parts of world building, and talk about something we've touched on lightly, but haven't had the chance to delve into. Holidays. In something of an uncanny coincidence, it was a public holiday here in Australia this Monday. Labour day … Continue reading #WBW – How About Them Holidays?
You really should be listening to Vic Mensa already. If you're not, you're missing out.
Hey world builders! Welcome back! Look, I'm not going to lie, I've been dying to write this very post since I first started this little segment on the blog. You see, today we're talking about institution building, and there is nothing I love more than designing and fleshing out the institutions of my world! Let's … Continue reading #WBW – Purely Politics; Governing Bodies and Institutions
So, I've had a lot of friends ask me about Cryptocurrencies lately. Thanks to the meteoric rise of Bitcoin, and the hype around blockchain, the technology and all its related jargon are definitely floating around the media landscape right now. It occurred to me there might just be some others out there who are eager … Continue reading #EXPLAIN – A friendly guide to cryptocurrency for yourself or your grandma
About Me. A Poem I once wrote a letter to a lover and told him this; If you really want to know me, take a look in the mirror. And the same still stands true. Of course, I could make you a list of finite things (And I do love to make lists.) But … Continue reading About Me. A poem.
Welcome back world builders! To those of you expecting the return of the podcast, apologies, allow me to refer you to yesterday's post explaining it's absence. But! We won't let a little technological trouble keep us from our world building endeavors! So without further ado, let's kick off this fortnights topic - conflict. Every story needs conflict, … Continue reading #WBW – Creating Conflict