New Player Advice: Try To Learn The Rules

Last time in the series I wrote about the “Matt Mercer” effect and the misconception that every TTRPG session has to look like an episode of “Critical Role”. Today I want to share...

April 24, 2024

New Player Advice: Curb Your Expectations!

So you have watched a season of Critical Role (or another high profile Actual Play series by professional actors/voice actors) and now your are interested in joining a tabletop roleplaying game? Great! But...

February 2, 2024


While checking my blog’s stats, I noticed that the vast majority of readers in the last few days came from Venezuela, of all places. Don’t get me wrong, I feel quite honored that...

January 31, 2024

ChatGPT and me

I irregularly play around with ChatGPT to help me come up with ideas or just to experiment with what it can do. Recently I asked it to tell me about this very blog....

September 7, 2023

Books, PDFs and Online Services

Back in the early days of the hobby tabletop roleplaying games came in the form of books or small booklets, sometimes as part of a boxed set. With the advent of the internet...

August 4, 2023