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Let’s You and Him Fight – An Introduction to Provokatsiya (part 5 of 5)

ShareTweet Go to Part 4 (Go to Part 1) Only You Can Save America What is your role in this? Clearly, no one is expecting you to indict, impeach, or arrest those who conspired with the Kremlin. You really have … Continue reading

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Let’s You and Him Fight – An Introduction to Provokatsiya (part 4 of 5)

ShareTweet Go to Part 3 (Go to Part 1) Taking Back America The 2016 election was a significant victory for Russian intelligence against the United States, but as anyone knows how the 1939 invasion of Poland ended for Germany, the … Continue reading

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Let’s You and Him Fight – An Introduction to Provokatsiya (part 3 of 5)

ShareTweet Go to Part 2 (Go to Part 1) Occupy Provokatsiya A group of mostly young adults have legitimate concerns about wealth disparities. They see their generation being saddled with mountains of college and medical debt that force them to … Continue reading

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Let’s You and Him Fight – An Introduction to Provokatsiya (part 2 of 5)

ShareTweet Go to Part 1 Micro-Targeting, or Why We Unfriended So Many People in 2016 So far, I’ve focused on the means by which this propaganda introduced hostile memes into the American population, but I haven’t provided much detail about … Continue reading

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Let’s You and Him Fight – An Introduction to Provokatsiya (part 1 of 5)

ShareTweet My 6th grade D&D game had a rogue who liked to watch other people fight, despite being really bad at combat himself. Whenever we returned from the dungeon, he would immediately find the largest, rowdiest tavern and town and … Continue reading

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Why Do We Insist on Playing Musical Chairs?

ShareTweet Musical chairs is a terrible game that pretty much no one over the age of 12 actually enjoys. It flies in the face of many of the things that make a game fun. It requires a large number of … Continue reading

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President Trump?

ShareTweet After a night of very bad sleep and a clinging-by-my-fingernails day at work, I stopped off at Target and picked up a random Lego set to build with William – something to do with him that wasn’t obsessively refreshing … Continue reading

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Expanded Spell List for Adepts of Fate

ShareTweet Some folks on the Onyx Path forums recently started discussing the 2nd Edition Mage: The Awakening spell Chaos Mastery. There was a lot of confusion around this spell, which I take pretty seriously, since it was my responsibility to … Continue reading

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The Five Cadet Blades of the Academy of Harmonious Jade Dragons

ShareTweet I’ve been visiting with family this week, which means I’ve had juuuust enough downtime to tinker with a random artifact for 3rd Edition Exalted. After posting it, I received some calls to write up the other four, which I’ve … Continue reading

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Expanded Socialize Rules for 3rd Edition Exalted

ShareTweet 3rd Edition Exalted has been released. I’m really digging this game and am looking forward to running it in the near-ish future. One of my favorite parts of the new mechanics is the idea of introducing facts using Lore. … Continue reading

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