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Saturday 29 May 2021

With No Moral-Consequence Dark Powers, Ravenloft is a Scooby Themepark Setting

 Ravenloft was defined by the struggle characters faced inside it, against the Dark Powers and resisting the temptation of the corrupting power of Dark Gifts. In new Ravenloft, there's no more Dark Power Checks, and no real consequences to taking all the evil superpowers you like.

Also, resultingly, it has no moral compass. On purpose. #DnD #dnd5e #ttrpg #OSR

Tuesday 25 May 2021

WoTC Year Zero: No More Alignments Even in Ravenloft, Drow Now Good

 Ravenloft has removed alignment from #dnd5e and Drow are now Good. This is all a Postmodernist plan to move #dnd away from myth and moral absolutes of heroic fantasy into "OMG So Random" soulless play.

Sunday 23 May 2021

Inappropriate Characters: Ravenloft Edition

 Tonight! 7:30pm Central! Me, Venger & Jobe on Inappropriate Characters!

We'll be talking about Ravenloft and other news & controversy in the #dnd #osr & #ttrpg hobby!

Wednesday 19 May 2021

Tonight, Live on "Gonzo Up Your Ass"!

 Tonight, 7:30pm Central, I'll be guest starring on Aaron the Pedantic & Venger Satanis' webshop, "GUYA", along with legendary Last Sun Campaign player Bill The Elf! Be sure to check it out, we'll be talking all about OSR Gonzo gaming!

Saturday 15 May 2021

Spooky Adventures Better Than Ravenloft

 There's a lot of OSR adventures that are better at being spooky than "Nu-Ravenloft". Here I talk about some of them!

Sunday 9 May 2021

The Dumbest Thing In New Woke Ravenloft

 There's a lot stupid about WoTC's Woke Ravenloft setting for Dungeons and Dragons. But here's what I think is dumbest!

#DnD #dnd5e #ttrpg #OSR

Tuesday 4 May 2021

Jeff Goldblum Stars in DnD Reality Livestream Show: Good or Bad?

So Jeff Goldblum is starring in one of those twitch/youtube "D&D"-themed improv-acting reality shows, and it's not Critical Role. Is this a sign of the triumph of the "critical role" fad, or bad news for the people currently profiting off it?