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  1. PF2 There was a video with a couple of Paizo guys...

    There was a video with a couple of Paizo guys flipping through the pages of the Core Rulebook. I wonder if that is where the transcriptions came from, because if you are watching it in high...
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    "Are you going to kill me or not?" your prisoner...

    "Are you going to kill me or not?" your prisoner asks flatly after a few moments. "I knew there was something wrong with that filter scum, she seemed a little too interested in that chromejob...
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    Shendra goes absolutely still for about the space...

    Shendra goes absolutely still for about the space of a second, her eyes closing, and then she lets go of her spear and moves to unsling her crossbow. Her hand reaches towards her supply of bolts and...
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    Transferring ships functions to your custom rig...

    Transferring ships functions to your custom rig takes a bit of doing but you appear to have been at least mostly successful. You were not, however, able to cut off other potential users from access...
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    "Are you nuts?" comes the bewildered reply....

    "Are you nuts?" comes the bewildered reply. "Lashuntas do not just all stick together 'cause we talk alike. In any case, your ownership papers, if you even have any, mean squat out here. This is the...
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    The ship does not have much in the way of...

    The ship does not have much in the way of internal sensors, but you are able to ascertain that there is activity of some kind taking place further along on this deck and on the bridge. Someone...
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    "A few," she says. "A couple were from the...

    "A few," she says. "A couple were from the settlement. We roughed 'em up and sent 'em packing. Can't press them too far though, 'cause we still needed supplies from there from time to time. Some...
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    I already posted my first round action with my...

    I already posted my first round action with my initiative but I am going to put it here again just to clear up any ambiguity.

    Shendra sinks to the ground, her knees failing her. The cool...
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    The woman gives you brief dirty look at the...

    The woman gives you brief dirty look at the implied mockery before shaking her head. "Everything but the power core," she answers. "I'm not really the fix-it type, I don't know if it was too big or...
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    For a few moments the control system seems...

    For a few moments the control system seems unresponsive but then a prompt pops up asking for an override code. You input the combinations from the package and then the screen colour changes from a...
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    The woman is somewhat rough looking, as one would...

    The woman is somewhat rough looking, as one would expect for a bandit, but she is not seem very old, with a slender frame, shaggy dirty blonde hair, and skin tanned by time spent outdoors. The...
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    The woman ducks down behind the barrier, but a...

    The woman ducks down behind the barrier, but a second later she tosses something over that clatters when it hits the ramp - her pistol. Now inside the bay with his glowing solar mote, Sobec can see...
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    Vesk, was at the top far corner of the ramp, was...

    Vesk, was at the top far corner of the ramp, was hit by Sobec's laser pistol and then his fist, dead.
    Ysoki, was sitting on a crate or barrel more or less beside the Vesk, was hit by Tara's laser...
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    Even over the din of blaster and gun fire there...

    Even over the din of blaster and gun fire there is a distinct sickening crunch as Sobec's fist makes contact with the other vesk's face, sending him tumbling backwards. When he goes down Tara loses...
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    He could maybe duck back behind the 'curvature'...

    He could maybe duck back behind the 'curvature' of the ship and still get a shot off on one of the humans while getting cover from his present nemesis.
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    Ah, okay. Just wanted to check in. Would be...

    Ah, okay. Just wanted to check in. Would be neglectful of me as a DM running an off the cuff game to not check in and see that everything is okay if there is a pause in play.
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    Is there a problem with the game? Are you guys...

    Is there a problem with the game? Are you guys losing interest already or have you just not been able to post for a few days?
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    Shendra sinks to the ground, her knees failing...

    Shendra sinks to the ground, her knees failing her. The cool haughtiness the others have come to expect from her had softened noticeably once they had gotten caught up in the rough in tumble of...
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    Laser bolts and bullets fill the air as the...

    Laser bolts and bullets fill the air as the bandits take fire from the party and then, dismayed, draw their weapons and lay down some fire of their own. Tara and Sobec both score their foes with...
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    What work does "urban" actually do in "urban...

    What work does "urban" actually do in "urban fantasy" ? A city is mostly a place where rural fantasy traditions congregate and mix. The system should only ever be described as modern or contemporary...
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    You guys are all free to post your actions now....

    You guys are all free to post your actions now. To reiterate the ramp is about forty feet wide and twenty feet deep up to the bay doors. At the bottom corners are two fifteen foot barricades, with...
  22. So kobolds are cuter now?

    So kobolds are cuter now?
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    There is a conveniently placed rock about thirty...

    There is a conveniently placed rock about thirty feet to the left of the ramp which some enterprising starship owner could use for cover. And with a little luck you have managed to get the jump on...
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    No, I have no familiarity with Photoshop,...

    No, I have no familiarity with Photoshop, unfortunately.

    Edit: Man I am dumb. What I do have is a touch screen, so I might be able to swing even uglier but quick and dirty maps drawn "by hand" the...
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    Now I remember why I was never enthusiastic about...

    Now I remember why I was never enthusiastic about running games before: my mapmaking skills are colloquial term for excrement.

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    I am probably going to want to theatre of the mind this as...
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    Leaving the buggy in a spot where it has some...

    Leaving the buggy in a spot where it has some protection from line of sight you take a circuitous route around the perimeter of the ship to avoid being seen. As you approach you get a better picture...
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    Praise the gaming gods! RNGesus: 1D20 = [16] =...

    Praise the gaming gods!

    RNGesus: 1D20 = [16] = 16
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    A cradle. Shendra's body refuses to move into the...

    A cradle. Shendra's body refuses to move into the room. "If that was a nursery I would bet that the door to the right will lead to the master bedroom," she says, ashen-faced.
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    I would rather you not switch mods at this point,...

    I would rather you not switch mods at this point, but I think your drone can probably identify potential combatants and do some counting. Whether it relays that by scratching marks into the sand or...
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    Shendra slowly steps towards the partially open...

    Shendra slowly steps towards the partially open door, keeping an eye open spirits or anything else of concern. Spear at the ready she gently pushes it open the rest of the way so that the group can...
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    Far enough that you cannot say for sure whether...

    Far enough that you cannot say for sure whether there are people around, so maybe half a mile?
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    It seems like it would be very unlikely that you...

    It seems like it would be very unlikely that you could circle the ship with the vehicle without being detected. The terrain is rough, but it is not that rough, and even if you could evade the eyes of...
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    As you maneuver around the dust storm that you...

    As you maneuver around the dust storm that you had seen from the ship earlier picks up a bit, obscuring your vision a bit. Fortunately it does not appear strong enough to obscure the trail of the...
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    Thanks. Now that everyone is posted in the RG I...

    Thanks. Now that everyone is posted in the RG I will probably go through them with a fine toothed comb at some point, like Monday or Tuesday. I just have some stuff going on this weekend which will...
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    The bandits do not appear to have any sort of...

    The bandits do not appear to have any sort of regular markings to indicate association with a mercenary group or paramilitary outfit. There is nothing particular special about the vesk, though he...
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    Tangentially I wonder how normal play is...

    Tangentially I wonder how normal play is differentiated from irregular play in various systems. We can ask if certain play styles become more prevalent in chat or PbP games. And I wonder if there is...
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    Ethics: What is good and bad? Meta-Ethics: What...

    Ethics: What is good and bad?
    Meta-Ethics: What are good and bad?
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    How is that character sheet coming along...?

    How is that character sheet coming along...?
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    The oracle brushes herself off. "Which stairs...

    The oracle brushes herself off. "Which stairs shall we chance, Michael?"
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    Zyzzy revs up the buggy and once everyone has...

    Zyzzy revs up the buggy and once everyone has climbed on board she immediately backs up, shifts into forward, then gets moving following the same path out of town that the other vehicle had taken....
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    "If you wanted someone to save your precious Cove...

    "If you wanted someone to save your precious Cove you certainly are not making it easier for us to help you," says Shendra loudly and plaintively. But there is a shake in her voice too... The faces...
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    While it has been mentioned that the game and/or...

    While it has been mentioned that the game and/or DMs sometimes fail to reward non-combat solutions I think this kinda sidesteps the main issue: that for many characters the main form of advancement...
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    Shendra's eyes widen at the frightful sight. Who...

    Shendra's eyes widen at the frightful sight. Who are all these people? she asks as her emotions are torn at once more.

    Will: [roll0], +7 vs charms and compulsions.

    Maybe we should have looked...
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    Were I in school today I think I would have more...

    Were I in school today I think I would have more fun (or even more fun?) with the trolley problem than I did back when. I think people forget that the people at risk can have interpersonal...
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    Yes, they are in your ship. Sorry - you are...

    Yes, they are in your ship. Sorry - you are correct, I forgot to consider the fact that you could not know there are no other abandoned ships.
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    "I do not know exactly how many more there are,"...

    "I do not know exactly how many more there are," says the lashunta, shaking his head. "I just know there are more than that. Watch your backs if you leave town, but as long as you do not go snooping...
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    ...Excuse me?

    ...Excuse me?
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    Colonies and colonialism explicitly exist in many...

    Colonies and colonialism explicitly exist in many RPG settings, but I think the original framing of a "colonialist massacre of women and children" is a complete mischaracterization of what work...
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    The oracle halts in her tracks, not even moving...

    The oracle halts in her tracks, not even moving to brush the old warrior's hand away. She eyes the sofa with a piercing gaze; if this was the spirit of Roderick, she might be forced to use her magic...
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    The lashunta, who appears to have suddenly turned...

    The lashunta, who appears to have suddenly turned a shade paler, pauses for a moment as if unsure and the nods slightly. "If by 'local' you mean, 'local menace'," he says, his voice agitated. "I am...
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    If he wants to play I wonder whether a stop-gap...

    If he wants to play I wonder whether a stop-gap solution might be to let Neurotic loosely control Teea for the time being. Binder Fred has not had any activity since March 2nd, and that post said...
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    There are four vehicles in total parked alongside...

    There are four vehicles in total parked alongside the Voyager Vehicles building. All are painted in bright company red, and they are in reasonable state of cleanliness for a vehicle exposed to the...
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    Sighing Shendra says, "I would rather we take the...

    Sighing Shendra says, "I would rather we take the south stairs, but then I seem to have had a knack for stirring things up, so we can do it your way if you wish." The oracle idly wanders back towards...
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    The lashunta nods and types something into his...

    The lashunta nods and types something into his datapad. "This planet is not what you would call 'heavily populated' and Voyager Vehicles stock reflects the possibility of significant wilderness...
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    The lashunta gives the sort of look that says...

    The lashunta gives the sort of look that says 'You walked by them on the way in.' But he answers. "There is seating for four, the driver and three passengers. There is some room for storage as well,...
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    "My heroes," intones the oracle, fluttering her...

    "My heroes," intones the oracle, fluttering her eyes a bit and giving a sheepish grin. Even with the obvious humour the effect might be enough to get (or keep) any available gentleman's heart racing....
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    At the sound of your voices footsteps approach...

    At the sound of your voices footsteps approach from a back room. A lashunta man, damaya by the look of him, enters. He gives a weak though professional looking smile, which is something of a contrast...
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    Are you going to post in the IC tonight Justin or...

    Are you going to post in the IC tonight Justin or shall I get going?
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    Little House In The Vast Rogues' Gallery

    A thread for the characters of my Little House In The Vast Starfinder game.
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    I guess I will put one up them:...

    I guess I will put one up them: https://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?659897-Little-House-In-The-Vast-Rogues-Gallery&p=7616819#post7616819 .
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    The IC Thread is up! Post at your own risk,...

    The IC Thread is up! Post at your own risk, :cool: .

    http://www.enworld.org/forum/showthread.php?659889-Little-House-In-The-Vast&p=7616613#post7616613

    I do not know if you guys feel strongly...
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    Little House In The Vast

    The rotary blades of an antiquated ceiling fan spin slowly above the service area of the Voyager Vehicles, the lone rental service company in the tiny colony of Kreba Farms. A mostly featureless grey...
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    Sounds good.

    Sounds good.
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    I closed recruitment. I may open the IC tomorrow...

    I closed recruitment. I may open the IC tomorrow night with the assumption that Justin's character, whatever it is, is present in the background of the scene if he has not posted it by then. I am...
  65. I do not know if you guys have a plan for the...

    I do not know if you guys have a plan for the opening theme too, but it can be important. Western shows typically have music written for them, but when you look at Avatar: The Last Airbender it had...
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    The oracle steps away from the creature and says...

    The oracle steps away from the creature and says a few hurried magical words between gritted teeth as she passes her hand over the burning wound the creature had dealt her. A soothing energy spreads...
  67. I cannot believe there have not been more...

    I cannot believe there have not been more comments on this.
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    I mean she would know typical Azlanti attitudes...

    I mean she would know typical Azlanti attitudes towards everything and everyone that is not Azlanti human. I do not think it is too necessary to parse it beyond that.
  69. If I had any money I would give you some. I am...

    If I had any money I would give you some. I am really thrilled to hear you are serious about this though, RangerWickett.

    I am not sure about stories per se, but I think I would like to see less...
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    Hmmm... here is what I am thinking right now for...

    Hmmm... here is what I am thinking right now for setup.

    Zyzzy and Tara both received a package that included a data drive containing access codes for a ship called the Viridian Horse (a rare or...
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    I was playing around the other day making a...

    I was playing around the other day making a cyborg character of my own and mentioned on Discord that by the time I paid for all the prosthetics I did not have enough for more than a survival knife...
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    Really the most important thing for starting is...

    Really the most important thing for starting is actually the character backgrounds so if you could give me that or at least the outline of it I am sure we can probably manage a couple days until you...
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    Would anyone be building their characters...

    Would anyone be building their characters differently if I added a house rule, that you get maximum resolve regardless of your ability scores? Usually it is half your level rounded down (min 1) plus...
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    In any case I was thinking about closing...

    In any case I was thinking about closing recruitment on Wednesday but if Justin and Vlad get characters up sooner than that and no one else expresses interest we can get things going before then.
  75. Just saw jonrog1 posting about this on Twitter...

    Just saw jonrog1 posting about this on Twitter and, Jesus Christ, why? This is basically the RPG equivalent of those some of the sickest "prank" videos on YouTube.
  76. Archives of Nethys still hosts the Legacy PRD,...

    Archives of Nethys still hosts the Legacy PRD, and most of the stuff on that website lists its source. It might be harder to work with but I would not call it useless...
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    Looking good as well, though perhaps the fantasy...

    Looking good as well, though perhaps the fantasy gamer in me is a bit surprised neither of you has invested in a backpack, :D . Also, while I admit I have made characters with both a comm unit and a...
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    Shendra cries out in shock and pain. ...

    Shendra cries out in shock and pain.

    Initiative: [roll0]
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    Looks pretty good!

    Looks pretty good!
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    Well we can see how things work out. If we have...

    Well we can see how things work out. If we have more than four people I may have to rethink the initial encounter I had planned a bit but more can have its advantages. I think there will be a hard...
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    A defector from the Azlanti Star Empire should be...

    A defector from the Azlanti Star Empire should be fine, though if they are an Azlanti human and people can identify them as such it might be the basis some people mistrusting them.
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    Just a mix of character types and something I can...

    Just a mix of character types and something I can work with latter on for story maybe. I do not think I am looking for anything too specific.
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    Perception: [roll0]

    Perception: [roll0]
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    I took the question mark out of the title to make...

    I took the question mark out of the title to make it a little less ambiguous.

    Perhaps the title was a little too tongue in cheek too, but I am not sure what else to call it.
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    You started in the Pact Worlds prior and got...

    You started in the Pact Worlds prior and got transportation out to Tambori to pick up your ship there. There are no native races from there that I know of, so languages are pretty much just at your...
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    You will all be deposited in the Tabori Cluster,...

    You will all be deposited in the Tabori Cluster, the "Frontier Nebula" in the Vast. If no one else shows interest maybe we give it a go anyway and I can whip up some extras to go along for the ride...
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    1000, the standard amount.

    1000, the standard amount.
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    Yes, you will be good to go, ; ) . Edit:...

    Yes, you will be good to go, ; ) .

    Edit: Forgot to post that stat block!


    Name
    Sex Race Theme Class #
    Alignment:
    Resolve:
    Exp: 0
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    Stepping into the room Shendra looks askance at...

    Stepping into the room Shendra looks askance at the open oven door, and the at the wall of mold. "This place," she says, shaking her head. She reinvokes the spell that allows her to propel objects...
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    Starfinder: Little House In The Vast (Closed)

    I have a terrible idea: I try to run a game, a Starfinder game at that. The last few days I have been on a bit of a Starfinder bend but so far I have not found any games on the Starfinder Discord...
  91. During conversations about a future live action...

    During conversations about a future live action D&D movie or series I have always pooh-poohed the idea of a new version or continuation of the D&D cartoon. I really wanted to watch it when I was a...
  92. Yeah, I am not gonna be seeing this in theatre as...

    Yeah, I am not gonna be seeing this in theatre as I already have Detective Pikachu, Spider-Man, and Toy Story upcoming, but I definitely hope it is as good as the trailers looks and I will be looking...
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    Thanks for the heads up.

    Thanks for the heads up.
  94. I just read the synopsis of Salvation and...

    I just read the synopsis of Salvation and honestly I still do not remember what watching the film was like thought I am pretty sure I saw it.

    I am so psyched to see Linda Hamilton as Sarah Connor...
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    My headcanon until it is contradicted by the show...

    My headcanon until it is contradicted by the show is that whenever someone is promoted to Captain in Starfleet they receive a real bottle of Picard's wine.
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    Shendra glances from one side to the other before...

    Shendra glances from one side to the other before turning around and pushing open the door behind her.

    Are those shelves along the walls?
  97. The world building of Westeros is not really the...

    The world building of Westeros is not really the strong suite of the show. Beyond Winterfell and the North, the Wall, Beyond the Wall, the Riverlands, King's Landing, Dorne, the Iron Islands, and...
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    Shendra makes a slightly disgusted face as she...

    Shendra makes a slightly disgusted face as she traces some symbols in the air with her free hand and mutters a few magical syllables. Pointing at one piece of refuse and then another she wills them...
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    Shields vs Defences In Starfinder

    I have been messing around a bit building a couple of Starfinder ships recently. I have come across two main issues in this time. One is that the way NPC crews works seems kind of... unsatisfactory....
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    "Probably not in much better shape that the front...

    "Probably not in much better shape that the front porch," says the seer eying the missing boards. She takes a peek up the stairs. "I think I would rather we check the other rooms on this floor then...
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