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Frostgrave

Red King 4: Back into the Fire

After recovering from their narrow escapes from the berserkers, both Vladimir and Vivian met with a council of Frostgrave’s wizards. Everyone was concerned about the growing power of the Red King and the group decided to work together towards disrupting the demon’s plans. Towards that end, Vivian and Vladimir ended up tasked with attacking a […]

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BattleTech

Brawl on the Border

Over the weekend, I played a lance-on-lance game of BattleTech. I used some of the miniatures I had painted from my old Introductory Box Set to play out a battle on the border of the Lyran Commonwealth and the Draconis Combine sometime during or around the 4th Succession War. The Forces Draconis Combine – Sword […]

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Frostgrave

Red King 3.2: Vladimir and The Veil of Unreality

After securing a couple of treasures in their raid on a barbarian camp, Vladimir and his warband were lost in the ruins of Felstad after reality cracked and twisted the streets around them. Both Vladimir and Beatrix tried to cast Awareness to help guide them, but both failed to gain any insight. When they approached […]

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BattleTech

Building a Mech Editor

About a decade ago, I started writing my own mech editor for BattleTech as a side project. At the time, I was working on Silverlight, so I wrote it as a Silverlight out-of-browser app. I finished enough that it could handle all of the BattleMechs in Technical Readouts 3025, 3050, 3055, 3058, and 3060, but […]

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Frostgrave

Red King 3.1: Vivian and The Veil of Unreality

Following her warband’s not very successful raid on a barbarian campsite, reality had shifted and Vivian’s warband was trapped away from her safe haven. Pursued by barbarians, they needed to wait for the veil of unreality to recede so that they could escape. To make matters even worse, two of her warband members had died […]

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Frostgrave

Red King 2: Investigations

Following their encounter with barbarians on their previous outing, both Vladimir and Vivian decided to track down those raiders in order to figure out why the barbarians are gathering treasures from throughout the city. They soon tracked that band of barbarians back to a large tent circled with piles of stones where the barbarians had […]