This is the first draft of a short story I wrote for a contest. Anybody who wants to comment on it is welcome to.
Voyage of the Novemberweed
Jupiter loomed beyond the helium tanks outside the window of the Novemberweed. The Kind of Planets was still eighty times more massive than the Earth, and it was still the most impressive thing in what was left of the Solar System.
The Novemberweed was somehow going leave Jupiter’s orbit today. A Venusian spy named
My next project (even as my Pathfinder game has just hit a major Arc) is to run a Cubicle 7: The One Ring (TOR) Campaign in the possible future. I have yet to play or Loremaster the game so I have been trying to get familiar with the rules and design adventures to meet my needs. One of the major undertakings is for me to adapt the Against the Slave Lords Hardback into a TOR campaign. I liked the series though I never wanted to play 1st or 2nd AD&D ever again as I found the systems too limiting
June 9th Geek's Game Galaxy will be moving to their new location at 1251 Sterling Drive. The new location will be much larger than what we've got and it will be a lot of fun. Come check out the new location!
Sunday, May 25, 2014
(After playing the introductory Aftermath! scenario “SURVIVE!” with Kyle Matheson, Logan Scott, Bo Lewis, Nissa Campbell, and John Forney Sunday, May 18, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.)
The War had been 20 years before, at the turn of the 20th century. It had consisted of a combination of nuclear, biological, and conventional war that had first strained all of the countries of the world before it had cracked and then broken civilization as a whole.
For those of you who don't know what "sword and planet" is, it's science fiction in which our lone Earthling hero is thrown onto an alien planet with generally low technology and must fight to survive. Examples include Edgar Rice Burroughs's Barsoom series (A Princess on Mars, etc.) and some of Jack Vance's work (particularly the Planet of Adventure series). The excuse for swords being the weapon of choice varies from decaying cultures to alien oppressors.
Updated 05-26-2014 at 12:50 PM by fmitchell