Jul 172017

Dear readers,   I will be incredibly busy for the remainder of July – to the point where the whole daily communication routine (I spend at least 1 hour a day replying to mails) is just not possible.   I have smashed through a ton of content in this month so far (more than 1000 […]

May 192017

Miscellaneous Musings: On Horror Part II   First things first: In case you missed part I, here’s the link!   The TL;DR-version of Part I is: The Castle of Otranto and Wieland exemplify early horror, focusing on anxieties; internalized and externalized, with loss of control and a feeling of helplessness as a leitmotif, in one […]

Apr 052017
Miscellaneous Musings - Music Review: Nociceptor - Penumbra

Miscellaneous Musings – Music Review: Nociceptor – Penumbra And now for something completely different! I was actually sent a Cd and asked to review it as a prioritized review, so there you go!   First of all, I feel I have to explain where I’m coming from. As quite a few of you know, I […]

Mar 102017

Miscellaneous Musings: My Stance on the Depiction of Nazis in Gaming   So, this miscellaneous musing was ultimately prompted by several designers and friends asking, time and again, for my stance on the issue of the depiction of Nazis in media as adversaries and whether I am comfortable with it. The answer to the question, […]

Feb 172017
7 days to go for the Midgard-KS! (...and a look at the impressive Shadows over Vathak tome!)

Dear readers!   Considering how stressful life can be, I figured you may appreciate the reminder that both D&D 5e and PFRPG-players and GMs have a serious reason to back Kobold Press’ current, massive kickstarter to bring more Midgard to PFRPG…and to bring the glorious setting to 5e for the very first time! You can […]