Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Haiku Movie Review! Kick-Ass 2

Fun.  Not as good as
the first one, but Hit Girl still
kicks my ass.           B+

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Discussion Thread for the September 2013 Monthly Marathon -"Game over man! Game over"

Reminds me of my prom...

Your monthly curriculum (should you choose to accept it) is as follows...
Alien  (1979)
Aliens  (1986)
Alien3  (1992)
Alien: Resurrection (1997)

Extra credit may or may not include:
Prometheus (2012)

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

The CVG Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue - Episode #005: Sittin' On Top Of The World(s)!

Episode Five of The Chippewa Valley Geek Podcast and Rhythm & Blues Revue is complete and can be found here or on iTunes.

It's September 2013, and we're talking about the act of creation and generating new material and stuffs for our hobbies!

0:00:00 Intros
0:01:09 The Up Front: On My Talentless Fanboy Angst
0:08:11 The Interview:  Sculptor Scott Francek offers trade secrets, opines on the relative worth of nudity and horses to an artist, and takes on the Geek-del Test!
0:37:44 The Roundtable:  World Building, Adventure Building, and Encounter Building!
1:18:14 The Community Calendar
1:23:00 The September Monthly Marathon: Game over, man!  Game over!
1:24:14 The September Giveaway Contest
1:24:43 Outro & Credits
1:26:26 Bonus Track:    You Know My Rider

Some Show Notes and Links!

Paizo's RPG Superstar

Murder by Death

Patton Oswalt's work on Episode VII

Patton Oswalt on Joke Stealing et al

The Scott Francek Photo Stream

Hydra Miniatures - Check out Scott's stuff in the Retro Raygun line

Reaper Miniatures
Dandy Franchesca -
Santoine de Fronzac -

Fatman on Batman, The Greg Capullo episodes

Never Unprepared: The Complete Game Master's Guide to Session Prep

Dungeon World

Play Unsafe: How Improvisation Can Change The Way You Roleplay

PC Stinger:
Natharook has existed in many games and many systems over the years...  Nay, ALL the systems.  But here is the original, ladies and gentlemen, in Technicolor Star Wars d6...