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Lost Mine of Phandelver - Session Report 2

We've wrapped up our second session of The Lost Mine of Phandelver. The group didn't get through the adventure, but we did put a good dent in it. I'd bet we could wrap it up in one more session, but w…

My Dungeon World Experiment

I've wanted to give Dungeon World a try for a while now. I nearly put something together last year for my board gaming weekend, but tossed it out right at the last minute. The book was on sale in the …

Lost Mine of Phandelver - Session Report 1

My regular D&D group just finished up an extended campaign of 4e. It ran for about two years and we ended it at level 13. Overall, it was a lot of fun and it was really frustrating. I'm glad it's …

Node in Visual Studio

I keep seeing Node.js showing up in all sorts of places. The latest place, it turns out, is Visual Studio. Scott Hanselman mentioned this on his blog, so I thought I'd check it out. Given that I'm pos…

My D&D campaigns - Unfinished Business

My current 4e D&D campaign is just about out of the Heroic tier, something that I find satisfying and exciting. I wasn't sure how far we'd get, and thought the whole thing would be scuttled at one…

Running Ghost on Azure

It took some work, but I've got Ghost running on Azure. I think I first read about Ghost from one of the other developers at Vertigo, so I decided to check it out. I tried to get it running on my prev…