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Review of Lovecraftesque (Kickstarter)

As a roleplay-focused GM, some of my best games involved very few dice rolls and lots of delicious, scary, tension-building narrative that made the players squirm in their seats. For these sorts of stories, a good game moved away from mechanics and doubled down on rich settings, character interaction and pure story.

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October 28th: Gremlins

By Sfusare at en.wikipedia. A later version was uploaded by Equazcion also at en.wikipedia. [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], from Wikimedia Commons.

By Sfusare at en.wikipedia. A later version was uploaded by Equazcion also at en.wikipedia. [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], from Wikimedia Commons.

This particular creepy crawly has its roots in “From Beyond,” The short story by HP Lovecraft. For more information on Crawford Tillinghast, the original Tillinghast device, and it’s catastrophic effects, please refer to that work. Continue reading »

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