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Blades in the Dark and Risus

Rules-light games like Risus benefit tremendously from a strong sense of shared expectations. That’s the only reason Lasers and Feelings works; if you have Trek fans they will go for that genre emulation, with a more or less consistent understanding … Continue reading

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Chaos Monks: The Devil Bat

Lightcrash (Patrick) and Huan (Tyler) were expanding their show  from their new quarters in a nice loft in the Singing Koi block. There was an increased presence of Imperial troops in Kuan Loon, and the monks checked in with their rocherd friend Na … Continue reading

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Blades in the Dark: The Grotto

Echo. (Iris) An Akorosian Whisper. Opium. Needles. (Matthew) An Iruvian Cutter. Familial obligation to maintain a hidden shrine to the Forsaken Legion, by burning objects of power. Pledge. (Elizabeth) An Akorosizan Slide. Theater and related luxuries. Zero. (Simon) An Iruvian Hound. Exotic tobacco laced … Continue reading

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Chaos Monks: Snakes

The dwarves expected Hum Lae (Max) to gather some fellow humans to help with tasks that needed doing. (Don’t all humans know each other, more or less?) Hum Lae (now 3rd level) wandered around the neighborhood and saw a dice … Continue reading

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Blades in the Dark: Audacity

Previous adventure: Soulsword. Adventure two! Everyone returned but Ashes the Spider. Here are their preferred vices: Echo. (Iris) An Akorosian Whisper. Opium. Needles. (Matthew) An Iruvian Cutter. Familial obligation to maintain a hidden shrine to the Forsaken Legion, by burning objects of … Continue reading

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Blades in the Dark: Soulsword

My home table is giving Blades in the Dark another try, Rules as Written. Ashes. (Kristy) An Akorosian Spider, bffs with Salia (an information broker) and frenemy with Jerren (a bluecoat archivist.) Echo. (Iris) An Akorosian Whisper, bffs with Gellen … Continue reading

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Chaos Monks: Finishing Move

Lightcrash the Silver Edge (Patrick) and Huan (Tyler) returned, and while walking through the city they met with Jatya (Richard) who was a priest for an aristocratic household that was struck down by a curse, and he got a little on him, … Continue reading

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