Wizards, the real rulersWizards are an integral part of many role-playing games. Often they are restricted by rules, …2019/04/08Allgemein, Fantasy, Game Design, World Building2019-04-08 01:27:18
Designing Space Ships – Important QuestionsWhether you’re writing a novel, designing a role-playing setting or planning another science fiction project: …2018/07/12Game Design, Science Fiction, Space Ship Design, World Building2018-07-12 10:53:53
Building a Star Empire (Part 1)The heart of every Space Opera novel or setting is a star empire – or …2018/06/18Allgemein, Science Fiction, World Building2018-06-18 13:57:27
The Adventurer (Trope)A very basic element of nearly every tabletop RPG is the concept of „The Adventurer“. …2018/02/14Game Design, Roleplaying Games, RPG-Tropes2018-02-14 15:41:41
Jovian Chronicles Engineering Rules Part 1Revisiting one of my favourite RPGs of all time I stumbled over the Mechanical Design …2018/01/25Allgemein2018-01-25 17:42:03
Attributes, Skills and TasksSomething that puzzles me in many games is the rather abritrary way of how characters …2018/01/15Allgemein2018-01-15 15:21:27
Sci-fi tv tropes – Ship DesignsWhen I look at spaceship designs from movies, tv series, comic books, video games and …2017/11/02Game Design, Science Fiction2017-11-02 13:23:05
Beam Cannonsor Direct Energy Weapons are the second type of the three typically used large scale …2017/10/24Allgemein2017-10-24 14:32:19
The Expanse: Annoying logic holesThe Expanse is a space opera – it’s about story-telling while trying to deliver a …2017/10/23Allgemein2017-10-23 12:06:00
The Expanse: Theory on the Ancient BuildersI haven’t seen all episodes of Season 2 yet, so I may be off topic …2017/10/20Allgemein2017-10-20 09:51:59
Spinning Habitat Rings on SpaceshipsWithout the help of magical constructions that create artificial gravity aboard spaceships, there are actually …2017/10/16Allgemein2017-10-16 01:26:37
Space TruckingThe Mercury Planetary Book of Jovian Chronicles has some details about running freighters between the …2017/10/10Allgemein2017-10-10 00:16:14
Hull MassSo, I always wanted to create a system of rules or mechanics to design spaceships …2017/08/28Allgemein2017-08-28 21:08:34
Interior designShips in movies and tv series come in all kind of styles. Especially when you …2017/08/28Allgemein2017-08-28 20:38:13
Detection – I can see you…With the lack of windows and an endless void between you and any other ship, …2017/08/28Allgemein2017-08-28 20:00:09
The second question: costsThe second question when desiging spaceships will be „how much“? The cost of building a …2017/08/28Allgemein2017-08-28 10:44:25
The first question: purposeWhile playing around with different ship building rules and methods from various roleplaying games I …2017/08/28Allgemein2017-08-28 10:33:53
Pen & Paper Rollenspiele[su_row] [su_column size=“1/2″] Das Pen-&-Paper-Rollenspiel (engl. pen „Stift“ und paper „Papier“) ist ein Spiel, bei …2017/08/22Roleplaying Games2017-08-22 23:32:30
Thoughts on spaceship designsMany popular fictional spaceship designs look sleek and powerful but that is not because they …2017/08/20Allgemein2017-08-20 14:24:55
Kinetic Kill CannonProbably the most widely found large piece of space weaponry found throughout the solar system, …2017/08/16Allgemein2017-08-16 21:03:04
Cologne: An Industrial CylinderThis article was published by Wil Hutton on The Mnemosyne Files, Saturday, February 18, 2006. All rights, ideas …2017/08/14Allgemein2017-08-14 00:01:02
S.C.U.M.M. IssuesS.C.U.M.M. RPG – Hohe Fertigkeitswerte und Schwierigkeiten Ich kenne SilCore bzw. Silhouette RPGs schon seit …2017/07/20Regeln2017-07-20 16:29:58