Just discovered another good gaming blog: Deeper In The Game by… I can’t find his name on the blog — I think he posted on The Forge as Chris Chinn. I’m enjoying the posts about gaming and GMing. I’m lost when he writes about anime/manga, but these subjects tend to be in separate posts.
Big Stakes GMing: Gamble Everything
A good, short post about the joys of what I call Story-Now GMing: how to do it and why it’s funner.
NB: “Illusionism” is the new term for “railroading,” I gather. Kids today…
Improvising NPCs: “X but Y”
A good little formula for creating interesting NPCs on the fly.
Lots more to explore here, the blog goes back to 2007.