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Frostgrave

Red King 5: The Demons and the Mad Man

Following their disruption of a barbarian summoning ritual, both Vladimir and Vivian began to track a seemingly insane wizard who had emerged from one of the demonic portals. Soon enough, they had both located this man and set out to capture him. Once she realized that her rival was also after the man, Vivian moved […]

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BattleTech

The Combine Front

I got in another lance-on-lance solo game of BattleTech over the weekend. This time I played a battle between the Draconis Combine and the Federated Suns during the Fourth Succession War. The Forces Federated Suns – Davion Brigade of Guards Captain Avelina Martel (4/4), BattleMaster BLR-1D Tex (3/5), JagerMech JM6-S Andri (4/5), Dervish DV-6M Juliana […]

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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 […]