Intwischa’s Vitruvian RPG Character Sheet

I love coming up with an elaborate character backstory. I suck at remembering it in play. Thus, my character sheets end up a study in marginalia: scrawled near the top of the sheet is the reminder that this character is characterized by a wise laziness and always seeks the most effective path of least resistance….

Rage Against the System

For a RPG geek, there’s an undefinable allure to game systems.  There’s just something about understanding the rules, how the mechanics fit together, and the consequences they have upon play. As Charlie has mentioned, however, there’s no silver bullet.  He has written about how FATE is great for story, but not so effective for detailed…