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    09-07-2018, 02:34 PM
    Thanks so much! I rarely get feedback so I appreciate your comment and your recommendation!
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    09-05-2018, 02:46 PM
    Max_Writer replied to a thread Role Playing Journals in Off Topic
    As the new semester begins, we return, once again, to the Down Darker Trails campaign: The Catastrophe Engine. Professor Marion Terwilliger has been kidnapped and it seems to have something to do with the mysterious Crescent that was found some months ago and then lost again. Can the...
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    09-05-2018, 02:44 PM
    As the new semester begins, we return, once again, to the Down Darker Trails campaign: The Catastrophe Engine. Professor Marion Terwilliger has been kidnapped and it seems to have something to do with the mysterious Crescent that was found some months ago and then lost again. Can the...
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    08-27-2018, 12:49 PM
    Max_Writer replied to a thread Role Playing Journals in Off Topic
    A team of six was sent to the planet Volturnus to look for an early scouting party to the world which had disappeared without a trace upon entering the Zebulon System. The new team was to map out the planet and search for the earlier party. However, disaster strikes as soon as the starliner they...
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    08-27-2018, 12:36 PM
    Tuesday, July 28, 2009 (After play testing Star Frontiers with the scenario “Crash on Volturnus” from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Monday with Jeff Tolle, Tim, RJ, Derick, Ryan, and Bethany.) A small group of six had been hired by the government of Truane’s Star to carry out a preliminary exploration...
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    08-20-2018, 08:14 PM
    Max_Writer replied to a thread Role Playing Journals in Off Topic
    I ran playtest games of Albedo and Albedo: Platinum Catalyst some 10 years ago to write reviews in Knights of the Dinner Table Magazine. Here are links to the role-playing journals of each of them: ...
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    08-20-2018, 08:06 PM
    Monday, April 16, 2007 (After play-testing Albedo: Platinum Catalyst in Bryan Sunday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Aaron and Adam Frager.) As the Second ConFed/ILR War heated up, more EDF troops were sent to the planet Tlakatan in order to help defend the planet and train local Homeguard...
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    08-20-2018, 08:04 PM
    Monday, April 2, 2007 (After play-testing Albedo (1st ED) in Bryan Saturday from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Steve and Scott Allen.) The three EDF enlisted men had been sent up in a military aerodyne to get some training in zero-g and low-g operations on the only moon of the planet Tlakatan:...
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I just love to play and would like to join a group. I can also run and have a great deal of experience as a GM, especially for D&D and Call of Cthulhu. I've found a great group of players here:

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Andy
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I ran Dungeons and Dragons (2nd Edition) set in the World of Greyhawk from 1991 to 1998 and then began a new campaign in Ohio in 1998. That campaign lasted until 2007, starting out as a 2nd Ed game and turning into a 3rd ed game. In 2007, I started to run the BRP Call of Cthulhu game and ran a campaign until 2009. I have also played in numerous other games of all types and have run other games off and on (Traveller, Men in Black, Ghostbusters, Star Wars, etc.)

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Star Frontiers: Crash on Volturnus

by Max_Writer on 08-27-2018 at 12:36 PM
Tuesday, July 28, 2009

(After play testing Star Frontiers with the scenario “Crash on Volturnus” from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Monday with Jeff Tolle, Tim, RJ, Derick, Ryan, and Bethany.)

A small group of six had been hired by the government of Truane’s Star to carry out a preliminary exploration of a newly discovered planet. The group included two Dralasites: short, rubbery aliens that had no bones nor hard body parts. The one who called himself William the Dralasite was

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Albedo Platinum Catalyst: Return to the Catapult

by Max_Writer on 08-20-2018 at 08:06 PM
Monday, April 16, 2007


(After play-testing Albedo: Platinum Catalyst in Bryan Sunday from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Aaron and Adam Frager.)
As the Second ConFed/ILR War heated up, more EDF troops were sent to the planet Tlakatan in order to help defend the planet and train local Homeguard troops. The group that arrived on-world a few months after the terrorist attack on the moon base on Tindo consisted of three officers and a group of cadets. The officers represented the

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Albedo The Role Playing Game: The Catapult

by Max_Writer on 08-20-2018 at 08:04 PM
Monday, April 2, 2007


(After play-testing Albedo (1st ED) in Bryan Saturday from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Steve and Scott Allen.)


The three EDF enlisted men had been sent up in a military aerodyne to get some training in zero-g and low-g operations on the only moon of the planet Tlakatan: Tindo.


Squad Leader Boadsun was a bear. He was a bit vulgar and burped and farted repeatedly. A Spec 2 mechanic, he was great with tools. Squad Leader

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Nine Strangers: Basic Roleplaying System

by Max_Writer on 05-04-2018 at 10:10 AM
Wednesday, May 2, 2017

(After Kyle Matheson ran his Basic Roleplaying System original scenario “Nine Strangers” with Ashton LeBlanc, Austin Davie, Katie Gallant, Ben Abbott, Yorie Latimer, Whitney Ward, Collin Townsend, and me Saturday, April 14, from 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.)

What defines a man? What makes him what he is? Is it his past? His hopes? His dreams? His memories? Can he aspire to be something better than those things make of him? Or is he trapped in

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Pathfinder - The Sunless Citadel 6 - An End to It

by Max_Writer on 12-15-2017 at 07:42 PM
Friday, December 8, 2017

(After Jacob Marcus ran his Pathfinder game “The Sunless Citadel” with Justin Moser, Victoria Larson, Katelyn Hogan, and me Monday, November 20 from 6 p.m. to 12 a.m.)

The web I cast caught Durrn and the two large splinter imps. The splinter imps thrashed around wildly while the chief just sat calmly. Fighting erupted all around us as goblin fought goblin and cries of “For Grenl” reverberated through goblin town. Combat had started in the outer

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