Do Unto Others To Improve Your RP

When we sit down to roleplay, we are usually concerned about our character, our goals over those of the other characters. Sure, we want to work with the party and make sure they stay alive, but that usually boils down to ‘I need them alive because they support me’. However, roleplaying is a group activity Read more about Do Unto Others To Improve Your RP[…]

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Episode 6 – Building Character

In this episode we discuss the Character Building series that has been published on the blog every Monday. With a interesting kickstart we are excited as we have invited another developer onto the show for next week! Come hear my future plans] of what is to come for ATA. Kickstart: https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1839615594/the-princess-and-the-goblin-a-game-of-daring-escap Twitter: @HowlPhilinish aboardtheairship.com

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Episode 5 – Someone Hailed the Airship!

In this episode of Aboard the Airship I am joined by Philip duBarry, a game developer for a very interested WW2 themed spy game. Listen close as he discuss the game play and even lets us in on his kickstart’s backstory! I am convinced that this ship will never die! Forever broadcasting I bring you Read more about Episode 5 – Someone Hailed the Airship![…]

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The Importance of Backstory

The Importance of Backstory Welcome back to Episode 2 of the Character Building Series! I am so glad you are following along with my Monday endeavors! In this article we will discuss the importance of the character’s backstory. This is technically where I start with every character so I can get a feel of who Read more about The Importance of Backstory[…]

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Losing With Style – A Player Guide

Losing With Style There is trick that is usually unnoticed in the gaming community. Dungeon Masters have mastered it, Judges understand it and gamers appreciate it. This trick is losing with style. Yes, that is right, some people like to lose. What makes these people special though? What truly separates these gamers that have learned Read more about Losing With Style – A Player Guide[…]

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7 Habits of Highly Effective Players

7 Habits of Highly Effective Players Stephen Covey wrote several books on the concept of with only 7 habits you could change your entire life paradigm and become a more productive person. Be it a highly effective teen, parent, student or teacher he had a book for each one. Although he didn’t have a book Read more about 7 Habits of Highly Effective Players[…]

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Day 3: Call of Cthulhu Fear the Unknown

Call of Cthulhu “Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn. In his house at R’lyeh dead Cthulhu waits dreaming.” You hear the sharp crack of bones as you watch he, who you called friend for many years, finish the spell and start to transform. As the circle glowed he seemed to inflate and with a loud Read more about Day 3: Call of Cthulhu Fear the Unknown[…]

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Day 1: Chemistry of a Perfect Game

Chemistry of a Perfect Game The perfect game is made up of one part creativity, one part understanding and one part teaching. Or is it? Is there a recipe for a perfect game? I think that there is not one cure all answer to this. I believe that a perfect game is only achievable through Read more about Day 1: Chemistry of a Perfect Game[…]

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Maturity: An Asset for every Player

There is the assumption made by every DM when you sit down at there table. You are here to play.  Or at least that’s what the DM hopes your here for. Game such as Dungeons and Dragons, GURPS, Call of Cthulhu and even Big Eyes Small Mouth requires a shred of maturity to run fluidly. Read more about Maturity: An Asset for every Player[…]

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