Halloween Game 2018 – Mythras (Mythic Rome)

It's that time of the year again! Halloweeeeeen gammeeee! *cue spooky music.* I elected to run Mythras from The Design Mechanism, using their Mythic Rome sourcebook. (You can find all of these books on their website or DriveThruRPG.) Rules Changes for Moar Horror None! The combat rules in Mythras are pretty horrific already (in terms of body horror), and … Continue reading Halloween Game 2018 – Mythras (Mythic Rome)

My Infinity War

This blog post deals with mental illness, depression, suicide attempts, and stuff like that. It's not light. Also terrible pictures of me culled from Facebook. It's been ten years since Marvel's Iron Man hit theaters, a fact not lost on the marketing team for Avengers: Infinity War, comic fans, movie fans, or really anyone remotely plugged into … Continue reading My Infinity War

Alan’s Unofficial (& Totally Biased) Essential The One Ring RPG Guide

My Pendragon guide was very popular. One of my top three blog posts! So I'm doing more for other RPGs I love. Thus, I present to you, Alan’s Unofficial (& Totally Biased) Essential The One Ring RPG Book Guide! I adore The One Ring (also called TOR.) My love of Tolkien runs deep and nostalgic, and … Continue reading Alan’s Unofficial (& Totally Biased) Essential The One Ring RPG Guide

Pendragon Halloween Game Recipes

Cooking with Alan Time! Some folks asked for the recipes I used for the Pendragon Halloween Game. Here they are! You'll have to bear with me, I've never written recipes on this blog before. These recipes are deliberately medieval-styled, but obviously benefit from modern advances. I used this site to do my best to use … Continue reading Pendragon Halloween Game Recipes