Fjook Enterprises Interview

Joann and I sat down with Fjook of Fjook Enterprises to discuss the Cypher System in more detail and answer some of his questions about the system and what we enjoy about it. We talked about some of the differences between the Cypher System from Monte Cook Games and some of the other games we've … Continue reading Fjook Enterprises Interview

Live Play: GM Roulette with Cypher Unlimited

Josh sat down on Wednesday with the guys from Cypher Unlimited (Anthony, Al, and Dean) for a game of GM Roulette. They visited the weird west for some steampunk train caper weirdness. Timed GM-ing and rotating improvisation on characters were the order of the day. It was a blast. Check it out! https://youtu.be/Qzs5USULfLU Part 1 … Continue reading Live Play: GM Roulette with Cypher Unlimited

Game Publishing: Licenses

As the title says, for this article we're going to start talking about the big one, the amazing one, the dangerous thing called… publishing. Most people I follow and a number of TTRPG gamers talk about being a publisher. Having their name as a headliner on a book that they wrote, or in some cases … Continue reading Game Publishing: Licenses

Review: Ptolus – Monte Cook’s City by the Spire

Ptolus: Monte Cook's City by the Spire re-released and updated for Dungeons & Dragons 5E & Monte Cook Games' Cypher System Whether you agree or disagree, the longer you find yourself in this hobby, the more likely you are to run across things that are considered cultural icons.  Products that have influenced so many people … Continue reading Review: Ptolus – Monte Cook’s City by the Spire

Converting to the Cypher System

"Push the button..." Angel’s Citadel and Josh Walles wrote an article several months ago called ‘Adapt don’t Convert’. It was a discussion on how instead of trying to convert your favorite game to the Cypher System you should instead Adapt to the Cypher System. For this article, however, I'm going to try and present the … Continue reading Converting to the Cypher System