Mark

I am a teacher of grade 11 and 12 students. I teach them Computer Science and other IT related subjects including gaming. I am an avid Tabletop RPG player and designer and hope to one day make my living in that industry. I have been playing games, mainly as the Game Master for nearly 30 years.

I tell you it is madness!

Every time I go to a different city I try to check out the game stores that are there.  Most of the time I will look for new titles in […]

Need to get creative

I have been on auto pilot for a while.  I have been enjoying my game of Warhammer Fantasy Role-play but I have not been thinking too far out of any […]

advice

I made it!  I never thought I would make it as I thought I was a burned-out old hack!  What is more, is that I enjoyed doing it too.  Normally […]

Modules were a new media to me

I like games that have a real connection to their subject matter.  On the flip side of the coin, I get frustrated with games that have a great concept but […]

Evolve : RPG a Day 2019

This prompt always seems to come up in these RPG a Day things and really it is a boring question for me.  Yes – I evolve as a gamer.  I […]

Love : RPG a Day 2019

I have alluded to a love story that played out in a game a long time ago.  When I was pretty new to gaming actually I played a game of […]

Suspense : RPG a Day 2019

I don’t really design for suspense anymore.  I play my designs off of what my players want to explore.  In essence, much of the suspense that they feel is created […]

Idea : RPG a Day 2019

Am I meant to put up an idea that can be stolen and used by others in a far better way than I ever could?  OK – sounds like a […]

Calamity : RPG a Day 2019

Calamity?  Such an American word to me.  Calamity Jane starring Doris Day is probably the reason that I think this way!  I realize that it is not particularly an American […]