When I wrote the blog post about my goals for 2021, I had a bunch of expectations and made a bunch of promises. I was going to post one review a month on my Youtube channel. That didn’t happen. I was going to launch a podcast. That didn’t happen. I was going to release Machineborn.Continue reading “2021 In Retrospect”
Everyone has a different idea of what it means to be a good roleplayer. For some, a good roleplayer is someone who can immerse themselves in a story and embrace their character; for others, a good roleplayer is someone who can solve all the puzzles and defeat all the encounters. For me, a good roleplayerContinue reading “How to Improve as a Roleplayer”
Some roleplaying games, such as Exalted, let players take the roles of immensely powerful characters. I think that most people who have frequented Exalted forums or hang around with people who talk a lot about the game, have probably read or heard that a Game Master cannot plan a game of Exalted because the PCsContinue reading “Storytelling for Powerful Characters”
Do you want your friends to try playing a tabletop roleplaying game? Are you upset that your group only plays D&D and does not seem to want to play anything else? Do you want to slam your fist in the table and tell your group that tabletop roleplaying games are an extremely diverse hobby thatContinue reading “Introducing a tabletop roleplaying game to your friends”
Throughout spring of 2020, I, as well as a study partner, wrote a bachelor’s dissertation in social work that focuses on the use of tabletop roleplaying games in therapeutic treatment of individuals with mental illness and autism spectrum disorder. We interviewed six professional practitioners with experience using tabletop roleplaying games therapeutically, and we compared theContinue reading “Tabletop Roleplaying Games in Therapy”
What are tabletop roleplaying games? What is a roleplaying game really? Everyone has their own ideas and frames of reference when it comes to roleplaying games and what that term means to them. There are tabletop roleplaying games, live-action roleplaying games, massively multiplayer online roleplaying games; all of these are roleplaying games but they areContinue reading “What’s the deal with tabletop roleplaying games?”
My Youtube channel reached a milestone today with 1K subscribers! I’m super happy that so many people have been enjoying my content and it motivates me to keep making stuff! Thank you!
Manuscripts and the Transhuman Tier I’m going to make a small change to the Transhuman Tier. So far, the only thing I’ve offered that’s exclusive to that tier are the video manuscripts. I want to make those manuscripts available to everyone, because some people prefer reading to watching a video. I don’t feel good aboutContinue reading “Some Patreon Updates”
I’ve been thinking about making a website for a while so that I have somewhere to gather all of my content in one place. I hope you like it and feel free to share it with others who may be interested in the content.
Art by Tithi Luadthong (Grandfailure) / Adobe Stock There are a few things I want to get done in 2021. First of all, I finished my social work studies in the second week of January and worked my last day at my part-time job within rehab-focused social security. I have received a job offer asContinue reading “Goals for 2021”