Author: Paco G. Jaen

Conan’s Chicken recipe: Dice & Slice

This is a Chicken Recipe inspired by the Conan RPG from Modiphius for Dice & Slice. Conan has been a hero of many since Robert E. Howard released the series started in 1932 and it has seen many #rpg incarnations, but none like that of Modiphius. Although I already did a review of the game not long ago, recently I found myself wondering what I would eat if I were travelling around the lands of Hyboria and Hyperborea for whatever reason and I thought Chicken would be a good food to try. In this chicken recipe I cook chicken...

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Going to conventions – Top 10 things to do beforehand

Going to conventions requires some preparation and that is a question one of our friends from the Quackalope channel asked in one of the FB groups I regularly frequent. Regardless of whether you go as a individual, a company or as a media person, some things can always help if you are going to conventions and you have never been before, or even if you are a seasoned convention-goer. If you go to a convention giant like GenCon or a small convention like a local gathering, knowing these few steps will help you have an absolutely fantastic time. Hope...

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Presents for gamers

Presents for gamers sometimes are hard to come by and we can really get a headache wondering and thinking about what to give our friends when we have to buy something. With the festive season approaching (at the time of recording this video) it might be a good idea to have some plans to give presents to your beloved gamers. Regardless of whether you celebrate Christmas or not and you are looking forward to having Santa down the chimney with his massive sack full of goodness or something else, doing something nice for someone else is a cool prospect....

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Amethyst interview with Chris Dias – Sensitive topics

Sensitive topics can be dealt with in RPGs and Chris Dias, from Dias Ex Machina has a game, Amethyst, that claims to do that. Dealing with tough aspects of real life in #TTRPG has to be done in the right away so things don’t get out of hand. Tools like the #XCard, Monte Cook’s Consent Form, lines and veils and many other safety tools for games and gaming. So having a game that helps you deal and bring those topics to the table in the safest possible way and without being an insensitive edgelord is very welcome. Hope you...

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The Boardgame Interview Room: TanTrump in Kickstarter

Tantrump is a protest political game designed by Mike Selinker and Liz Spain that tries to breach the gap between gaming and protesting like all good pieces of art should do. Tantrump is a game that is likely to offend and elate in equal measures and I do hope it will get a reaction in you. Either because it offends or makes you happy, it will have done part of its job. And if it entertains you as a game too, then all the better! This is the first time we do video interviews in the channel and, as...

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Children of Orion: The Venu Sourcebook

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