Review: Better Angels

Better Angels is a Supervillian Roleplaying Game by Greg Stolze and produced by Arc Dream Publishing So first, let’s be honest. The whole ‘Supers’ genre isn’t typically ‘my bag, baby.’ However, when I saw it, I couldn’t resist. It was the cover that caught my attention: Bright, shining, and fire… lots and lots of fire. … Continue reading Review: Better Angels

Review: Unmasked

Most people who know me would admit that superheroes typically aren’t my "jam". While I have spent a decent amount of time reading comic books, and am familiar with many of the common comic-book superheroes and their stories (including alternate histories/timelines etc...), it was never a "passion" of mine. However, I wanted to give writing … Continue reading Review: Unmasked

Cafe Eclectic (Part 3)

Man With a Badge Friday, just after noon the back door opened, steadily the delivery trucker trooped in with a hand truck filled with items needed for the store. After an hour of cross checking, he trundled out and drove away. Arianna floated around the crates, examining the contents and neatly putting things away when … Continue reading Cafe Eclectic (Part 3)

Cafe Eclectic (Part 1)

Night at the Cafe The sun set slowly, cascades of yellow and orange fading into purple and deep blue. The smell of fresh coffee and various baked goods filled the small shop. Her evening ritual began, and she puttered through the small cafe adjusting the napkin holders on the small Formica tables situated with overstuffed … Continue reading Cafe Eclectic (Part 1)

Genre: Superheroes

Supers... because who doesn't want to use superpowers to save the world? Information regarding the Superhero genre starts on page 289 of the Revised Cypher System Rulebook (Red Cover, Copyright 2019, Monte Cook Games). As of this post, in that genre, there is the supplement Unmasked, by Dennis Detwiller. Heroic Essentials, Mix Tape 1, by … Continue reading Genre: Superheroes