Category Archives: Random Shenanigans

Best Blogs: Old Guy Gaming

It’s been a while since I’ve done one of these, but I think today is a good time to start this back up again. I’m in the habit of poking through the archives of anyone who comments on my blog. … Continue reading

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5 Issues from 4E to NOT Include in D&D Next

This is my second  (and last) post about D&D Next before we get more information about the playtests, etc. I am by no means a “4E iz teh best D&D EVAR!!” junike– no system is perfect, and the vast majority … Continue reading

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The Action Point’s 5E Wishlist

I’m sure the gaming interwebs are ridiculously full of shrieking and howling regarding the announced D&D 5e, but I want put up, for posterity, the things about 4E that I like and the things I hope WotC either goes back … Continue reading

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Sexy Burlesque Gamer Girls and the Bagram Gaming Community!!!

That might be the single most awesome blog post title I ever write. This is an update post to let folks know what’s going on at The Action Point. I have updated most pages on the site, including the About … Continue reading

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D&D-Themed Park in Illinois

I know there are a lot of us planning on going to GenCon this year, and many of those folks make a road trip out of the experience. So, for all of you travel junkies, I post up the following … Continue reading

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Uncle Sam Needs YOU (and your dice!!)

What started as a little idea has blossomed far more than I ever thought it could. I had the wacky idea to run a D&D Encounters-style game here at Bagram Air Force Base in Afghanistan a couple days ago. I … Continue reading

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Tales of Brittanis Teaser Video

I had so much fun putting together the History of Brittanis video, I decided to do another one. This one isn’t history, but rather I put together a “teaser” video in the same vein as the ones you’d see in … Continue reading

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From the Vaults– Second Darkness + Fomorians = Crazy Evil Eye Comet of DOOM!

The idea for this campaign was born almost Athena-style (fully formed and ready for battle, that is) from my brain upon reading the 4E Manual Of The Planes. I doubt I’ll ever get around to using these notes, so I’m … Continue reading

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From the Vaults– Mashup Heroic Campaign Notes

From a game that was planned but never ended up being run. Hopefully they could be useful to someone else in the future, so I’m posting them here. They combine Paizo adventures with the old WotC series of 3.0 adventures. … Continue reading

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