The Great Game Playtest from Aetheric Dreams

The Great Game has been released as a freely available playtest until January. It offers an original Lovecraftian steampunk setting in the time and place of the historical Great Game – when the British and Russian empires fought over Central Asia. The rules system is also original, though it shares a distant ancestry with that of Nights of the Crusades (our previous ENnie and Origins nominated TRPG)....

Games and Mhor – The Greatest Game of All

The Greatest Game of All By Lord Mhor I recently had a dream in which I encountered the infamous and greatly-feared Extrasolar Ninja Hobo. This encounter set me to thinking about physics in the waking world. My father had a PhD in physics, and some of it must have worn off, so here’s a challenge for all enthusiasts of simulation – especially those with an orientation towards science fiction...