Tag Archives: ORWA

The Engine of On a Red World Alone – Papers and Pencils

New Post from Papers and Pencils Three and a half years ago I began a Rules as Written LotFP game set on post apocalyptic Mars, and called it “On a Red World Alone.” Bit by bit each rule was tinkered with. Today ORWA is a game unto itself, and if you’re interested in what that […]

Developing a Setting: My Trouble with Dungeon Moon – Papers and Pencils

New Post from Papers and Pencils In my experience the success of a campaign is inversely proportional to how much thought I put into the setting before play begins. When I’m gearing up for session 1 of a new game I have two basic priorities: To come up with a central conceit which is wild […]

Play Reports for Fuck the King of Space – Papers and Pencils

New Post from Papers and Pencils For the past year I’ve been maintaining private play reports for Fuck the King of Space, same way I’ve always done for ORWA. They’re dry, soulless things intended strictly for my own records. None the less, I’d always intended to create a section of the site where I posted […]

Advice for Running Long-Term Campaigns Online – Papers and Pencils

New Post from Papers and Pencils The other day, all-around likeable dude Chris Wilson sent me a message: “I know you’ve been running a successful Google hangouts campaign for awhile now, and I was just wondering if you have any advice for me to get a similar campaign started?” This isn’t something I’d ever really […]