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Glimm’s Wish List

It’s December now, so I’m sharing some of the gaming-related items on my holiday wish list. BattleTech:  A Time of War I’ve really enjoyed the current line of BattleTech rulebooks, so when Catalyst announced the street date for print versions of A Time of War it was immediately added to my wish list.  A Time of […]

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PAX Prime 2010

This last weekend, I attended PAX for the first time along with my wife and brother.  Overall, it was a great weekend filled with fun and games.  Here are a few notable highlights: Super Dungeon Explore While walking through PAX’s Hidden Level, my brother and I spotted two pieces of dungeon terrain with some great […]

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Gen Con Results

I was completely unplugged during Gen Con and the past week, so I’ve just started reading through all of the news.  ENnies Awards It looks like Pathfinder did really well in the ENnies, but I was glad to see both BattleTech and Shadowrun winning awards.  The full list of winners is here. Prediction #1 – […]

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Gen Con Predictions

I’ve never been to Gen Con, and won’t be there this year either, but here are a few predictions for what will be announced. Product Line Building on Essentials I expect the Essentials line to be the new basis of D&D 4E.  The builds from Essentials will get support in new products and supplements will […]

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Confused about D&D Essentials

When I first saw mention of the upcoming D&D Essentials products, I thought that I had a pretty good idea about what they were going to be.  As I’ve read the previews though, I’ve gotten more and more confused about what the line’s goals are. When I first heard about D&D Essentials, my impression was […]

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Game Shame

Shelly Mazzanoble’s latest article for Dragon magazine is particularly funny.  It tackles the topic of “game shame” where people try to hide that their gamers, and also has humorous accounts of Shelly’s experiments with mixing D&D with her normal activities.  I for one am happy to advertise that I play D&D.