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    No. I was definitely a geek, and hung around with...

    No. I was definitely a geek, and hung around with my geek friends, but there was no bullying. I get that other people have different experiences.
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    I understand that some people feel that way about...

    I understand that some people feel that way about the show. I don't share that feeling, though.

    I don't love the show or anything, but I think it's fine. No better or worse than other sitcoms....
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    Liminal: Investigate The Hidden World!

    Liminal is a new RPG by Paul Mitchener, just launched by Modiphius. It deals with "the boundary between the modern day United Kingdom and the Hidden World- the world of secret societies of magicians,...
  4. Khaaaaaan! New Star Trek Miniatures From Modiphius

    Two new miniature sets are now available from Modiphius, for use with their Star Trek Adventures RPG. These are the Original Series Landing Party, and the Iconic Villains sets. These are 32mm scale,...
  5. At the moment theyíre in PDF but we do have print...

    At the moment theyíre in PDF but we do have print plans.
  6. These books are already written. :)

    These books are already written. :)
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    Geekdom Takes a Bow

    TBBT is a sitcom. Sitcoms are generally the same, just the characters change.

    There have been sitcoms featuring wartime medics, upper class toffs, pretty people in New York, and everything in...
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    Hello poster, all right? Iíve moved this to...

    Hello poster, all right?

    Iíve moved this to the promotions forum for you.
  9. I counted 4 minutes!

    I counted 4 minutes!
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    Well, OK then.

    Well, OK then.
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    They do that for two reasons: 1) itís more...

    They do that for two reasons:

    1) itís more visible on the store shelf

    2) you can put your own stuff in it too
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    What the actual hell? Don't post again in this...

    What the actual hell? Don't post again in this thread. What on earth were you thinking?
  13. The A TOUCH MORE CLASS Kickstarter Has Launched! 9 More Classes For Your 5E Game!

    Beast-tamers, gunfighters, tinkerers, savants, and more! The Kickstarter for A TOUCH MORE CLASS has now launched! This brand new book includes nine new class for your 5E game, and the Kickstarter...
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    Do they?

    Do they?
  15. They'll be back soon. We're prepping them for...

    They'll be back soon. We're prepping them for inclusion in the A Touch More Class Kickstarter which is launching tomorrow.
  16. Thread: Armour skill?

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    Off the top of my head I can't remember page...

    Off the top of my head I can't remember page numbers, but small or light = 2, medium = 3, large or heavy = 5.
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    Two rolls. One to determine where it lands, the...

    Two rolls. One to determine where it lands, the other to attack all in the resultant burst.
  18. Thread: Armour skill?

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    No, thatís the opposite of what I just said. :) ...

    No, thatís the opposite of what I just said. :)

    It literally just does what it says in that paragraph ó to benefit from higher quality equipment, you need an appropriate skill. You canít benefit...
  19. Thread: Armour skill?

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    It's used exactly the way you quoted, from page...

    It's used exactly the way you quoted, from page 23. Lets you benefit from higher quality armour.
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    You roll the damage as normal and divide by two....

    You roll the damage as normal and divide by two.

    There's no stun charge limit.
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    See Burst attacks on page 99. Area attacks use a...

    See Burst attacks on page 99. Area attacks use a single attack roll (in this case AGI (throwing) or similar) vs VITAL DEFENSE of all targets, and a single damage roll. Otherwise it is resolved just...
  22. War of the Burning Sky #6: Tears of the Burning Sky

    The sixth adventure in the War of the Burning Sky adventure path is here! A 5E fantasy adventure for 11th-level characters. In search of the Torch of the Burning Sky, the heroes set out for Sindaire...
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    Vampire 5E Is Origins' RPG Award Winner

    The Origins Award winners are in, and Vampire: The Masquerade 5th Edition takes the roleplaying game award, with WotC's Mordenkainenís Tome of Foes winning the RPG supplement category.


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    DO YOU NEED TO SHOUT?

    DO YOU NEED TO SHOUT?
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    Tough crowd. It was OK.

    Tough crowd.

    It was OK.
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    Secret Faces of Velsburg

    Secret Faces of Velsburg. While traveling through the wilderness the adventurers come across a small hamlet plagued by a recent rash or murders committed by 'The Ghost'. The longer the party stay in...
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    Sounds like Eric Noah's old April Fools joke from...

    Sounds like Eric Noah's old April Fools joke from back in 2002.

    http://www.enworld.org/ericnoah/aprilfools2002/april02.html
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    Really. Both of you. @Riley...

    Really. Both of you.

    @Riley, ordering people not to reply to you is not how to handle a disagreement. Either politely disagree, or use the block function.

    @Immortal Sun, calling people names is...
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    Now I have to recall that fancy gold-embossed...

    Now I have to recall that fancy gold-embossed invitation I sent you.
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    i misspoke. I meant to say Chaotic Neutral.

    i misspoke. I meant to say Chaotic Neutral.
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    In my experience Chaotic Neutral is the evilest...

    In my experience Chaotic Neutral is the evilest evil but your DM said you weren't allowed to be evil. I usually ban it in my games, as well as evil, unless I'm deliberately accommodating evil...
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    Chaotic Evil Is The Most Popular Alignment!

    D&D Beyond has provided yet another of it's data dumps of 12 million characters -- this time telling us character alignments are most popular in D&D. Chaotic Good wins, followed by my least favourite...
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    This Is The Pathfinder 2E GM Screen!

    Paizo has just released the landscape GM screen art for its upcoming Pathfinder 2nd Edition GM Screen.


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    "Protect your important notes and die rolls from prying player eyes with the...
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    Simple. They aren't in any rush!

    Simple. They aren't in any rush!
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    Not as written, no. But itís your game!

    Not as written, no. But itís your game!
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    Things from the Flood Is Now Available

    The Swedish 1990's-set sequel to Tales From The Loop is now available from Modiphius. Based on the paintings of Simon StŚlenhag which portray a "retro futuristic suburbia", Things from the Flood...
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    Mythological Figures: Sherlock Holmes (5E)

    For something to currently be in the public domain it needs to have been created somewhere round the 1920s or before. The Black Company wonít be public domain for about 60 years yet.
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    It's D&D, Pathfinder, AND WOIN! :D

    It's D&D, Pathfinder, AND WOIN! :D
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    I work better deadpan.

    I work better deadpan.
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    But you canít write rules under the assumption...

    But you canít write rules under the assumption that people will ignore them.
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    And now itís my turn! What is an /s?

    And now itís my turn! What is an /s?
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    Let's Talk About THAC0

    Yep. That was the joke. It was a significant part of lots of peoplesí posts. :)
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    Look At All This Classy 5E Loot!

    The A TOUCH MORE CLASS Kickstarter is less than a week away -- it launches next Tuesday -- and the amount of content you can pick up is growing! Not only can you also get the original A TOUCH OF...
  44. Oh man, thereís loads of them!

    Oh man, thereís loads of them!
  45. I remember when he opened RPGNow, and when EN...

    I remember when he opened RPGNow, and when EN Publishing's first product - Wild Spellcraft - launched on there in the first months of its opening. More recently, I purchased a domain from him that he...
  46. Obituary - James Mathe of RPG Shop, RPGNow, Minion Games Has Passed

    Terribly sad news that James Mathe, founder of RPGNow, Minion Games, and so much more, passed away over the weekend at the age of 52. We offer our sincere condolences to his family and friends.

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  47. It's not like a car. It's much more subjective...

    It's not like a car. It's much more subjective and much more of an art. You can directly and objectively measure a car's horsepower or weight, but you can't do that with an RPG.

    I don't think...
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    The Roleplayer's Guide To Heists

    Heists are always fun to play. Heck, ex-D&D designer Rodney Thompson built a whole game around them. Now, the San Jenaro Co-Op is bringing 25 heists in a hardcover book to Kickstarter!

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    Acquisitions Inc Book Art From Aviv Or

    The official Acquisitions Incorporated Dungeon Manual D&D book has snuck up on us, and is releasing in the next week or so. Artist Aviv Or has shown off some of the artwork she did for the book on...
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    Completely inappropriate. Iím afraid youíll need...

    Completely inappropriate. Iím afraid youíll need to find some other community. Goodbye.
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    It hasnít proved to be a problem in any of my...

    It hasnít proved to be a problem in any of my games.
  52. Rex Draconis: A D&D Setting From 'Legend of Huma' Author Richard A Knaak

    Those of you who are fans of Richard A Knaak's Dragonlance novels, The Legend of Huma and Kaz the Minotaur, may already be familiar with his Rex Draconis novel series. Now you can grab a free 15-page...
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    Research: What Makes a GM Great?

    Enthusiasm. While a GM invested in the game theyíre running canít guarantee a good game, a GM not invested in it does guarantee a bad game.

    Our group is always happy to play any game or system...
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    Woosh. :) Itís a joke.

    Woosh. :)

    Itís a joke.
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    Wow?

    Wow?
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    Dang, thatís a grade 78 character minimum!

    Dang, thatís a grade 78 character minimum!
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    Nobody gets to stay young. Some of us fake it as...

    Nobody gets to stay young. Some of us fake it as best we can.
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    A Touch More Class is in my hands

    I always make sure Iím holding the product before the Kickstarter launches, so I know I just need to commission the print run and ship out the books straight away. Anyway, here it is!
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    To be fair, nobody has carefully explained to me...

    To be fair, nobody has carefully explained to me that subtraction is really hard yet.
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    See, I saw that and thought ďWhacko!Ē

    See, I saw that and thought ďWhacko!Ē
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    Jonathan Tweet: Prologue to Third Edition

    Ok. Next question: how do you pronounce Waco (Texas)?
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    Finished. Liked it a lot! Though it felt like...

    Finished. Liked it a lot!

    Though it felt like it ended halfway through the last episode and there were about 40 endings after that. Very LotR!
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    But the thing Iím not clear on.... which is...

    But the thing Iím not clear on.... which is harder, addition or subtraction? Could somebody please just tell me!
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    Let's Talk About THAC0

    You get 10 points minus the number of people who have said that! :D
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    Yep, 1.2.

    Yep, 1.2.
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    Sure. I wasnít setting myself a challenge.

    Sure. I wasnít setting myself a challenge.
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    Let's Talk About THAC0

    And yet I stand by my assertion. It is not as complex (or, indeed, confusing) as itís reputation.
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    The old errata is all in v1.2 of the books, so...

    The old errata is all in v1.2 of the books, so itís redundant now.

    The GSG is the latest version of those races, so they take precedence.
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    Not as much as 3E did.

    Not as much as 3E did.
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    Thatís not my experience.

    Thatís not my experience.
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    Let's Talk About THAC0

    I hope another dozen people explain to me that addition is easier than subtraction! :)

    Nevertheless, I still maintain my position that THAC0 is not as complex as itís reputation would lead you to...
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    It's not that it had more value than the current...

    It's not that it had more value than the current one. Nobody's claimed that. It's just that it's not as complex as it has a reputation for. That's all. :)
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    I woudn't know. I'm not French. You decide! :)

    I woudn't know. I'm not French. You decide! :)
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    The latter. The former sounds like too much work!...

    The latter. The former sounds like too much work!

    Thackoh.
  75. Origins didn't retake third spot last year (UKGE...

    Origins didn't retake third spot last year (UKGE held it). It'll be inetresting to see if it can hold it for another year.
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    Let's Talk About THAC0

    I feel like THAC0 gets a bad rap. It's the precursor to 3E's Base Attack Bonus, and came after 1E's attack matrices. It's actually super simple.

    The important thing to remember is that it's the...
  77. Thread: Organizations

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    There are organization design rules... I guess it...

    There are organization design rules... I guess it just needs monetary costs attached!
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    Absolutely. Folks, let's not get into a...

    Absolutely. Folks, let's not get into a discussion on real life torture, please.
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    It is?

    It is?
  80. UK Games Expo Attendance Up 18%; Maintains World #3 Spot

    UK Games Expo and Origins Game Fair often leap-frog each other each time they have a new convention, both battling for the #3 spot on the list of the world's largest tabletop gaming conventions...
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    I prefer our version. :) ...

    I prefer our version. :)

    http://www.enworld.org/forum/content.php?404-Ryan-Dancey-Acquiring-TSR

    Lots more D&D history here:
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    Yup. In fact, you can also get a compiled...

    Yup. In fact, you can also get a compiled hardcover!
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    The 3E launch was definitely the most exciting...

    The 3E launch was definitely the most exciting D&D edition launch. The couple of years before that were the first launch that took place in the Internet era, and all the scoops and speculation were...
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    Typo. Should be 8 (3d6).

    Typo. Should be 8 (3d6).
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    Best Homebrew Adventure Ever!

    Completely inappropriate. This poster is leaving us. Folks, please do not respond to those posts.
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    I was really pleased with it! ...

    I was really pleased with it!

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    You'd be surprised. Kickstarter is a noticeable...

    You'd be surprised. Kickstarter is a noticeable percentage of the entire industry outside D&D.
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    Seattle. ;)

    Seattle. ;)
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    GMing At A Convention

    At UK Games Expo last weekend, we ran about 15 one-hour demonstrations of our Judge Dredd & The Worlds of 2000 AD RPG. There were three of us doing the demos - myself, Andy Peregrine, and Al Bell....
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    That's the purpose of a playtest. I'm definitely...

    That's the purpose of a playtest. I'm definitely intrigued to see the final game.
  91. While I am aware that blaming the victim is...

    While I am aware that blaming the victim is common in certain segments these days, weíre not going to do it here. Donít post again in this thread, please.
  92. If itís not a thing you want, I guess it would...

    If itís not a thing you want, I guess it would be. Some people like luxury collectors items. You donít. Thatís fine.
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    Rocket Age: Retro Sci-fi In Space For D&D

    Rocket Age is an ENnie-winning RPG written by Ken Spencer and produced by Cubicle 7 back in 2013. It's a game of "retro-future sci-fi past" where our solar system is populated fully with 1930s-style...
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    They can do both.

    Selling something you don't want is not a "scam".
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    Pathfinder2E and TRAILseeker

    Pathfinder 2E is on the horizon (launching in August) and we wanted to share with you TRAILseeker's plans for the new edition. We will be fully supporting the new edition. For those of you who are...
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    I've never really had an FLGS, so that aspect of...

    I've never really had an FLGS, so that aspect of RPG culture doesn't have that nostalgia for me. I suspect it's why I ended up being so involved with the online community as soon as that became...
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    Pathfinder 2E At UK Games Expo

    Paizo was out in full force at UK Games Expo last weekend. While they weren't actually selling product, they were running demos of Pathfinder 2nd Edition all weekend, as well as showing off their one...
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    It would affect some derived statistics. Off the...

    It would affect some derived statistics. Off the top of my head, speed, carry, and defences have a size component. Depending how much larger they got, reach might be affected too. If you want them to...
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    Weíre pretty familiar with the pros and cons of...

    Weíre pretty familiar with the pros and cons of our method. :)
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    We're unusual in that we don't do stretch goals....

    We're unusual in that we don't do stretch goals. We finish the campaign, and then we deliver the rewards immediately. It's how we've done it for a few years now, and it's really worked for us.
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