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Cody Jackson
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TOEE video game review
Been a long time since I last posted, but I recently retired from the Navy and got a new job, so things have been busy last year. I want to talk about 3 and 3.5 Editions of D&D and, by extension, Pathfinder. I've already written an article about Pathfinder ...

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Character Death
Character death in games is a volatile subject. Naturally, players don't like it when their characters die, and will often do whatever they can to prevent it, including cheating. However, without character death, a big part of the fun of role playing games ...

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Help with Medieval Settings
If you have a game set in medieval times, or based on medieval concepts, I highly recommend getting a copy of The Time Traveler's Guide to Medieval England. It will help immensely in creating an immersive environment for your players and can make your life ...

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Adventures Dark and Deep
Adventures Dark and Deep  (ADD) is an imagining of what AD&D 2nd Edition might have been had Gary Gygax been allowed to complete it. You can use it as a stand-alone game or incorporate it into another edition. I've been using aspects of it for the last few ...

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Old-School D&D and Racial Level Limits
In Classic D&D and the two editions of AD&D, limits are placed on how high certain races can become in the various classes. For example, a dwarf can only reach 9th level as a fighter, unless he has superior attributes, when may grant a limit of up to 11th l...

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Not a lot of posts recently
As you can see from the last time I posted an article (July 2014), I haven't been maintaining this blog like I used to. I've been studying for a number of certifications in anticipation of retiring from the military, so I'm trying to maximize the military b...

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Character creation
Having let players make characters in several different ways (with and without a GM present), I highly recommend having character creation be conducted with the GM present. Too many problems can develop if you let characters do it themselves, even if there ...
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