Tagged: Honour

Nitty Gritty, it ain’t Pretty – Game Design part trois!

Apr 13, 2017 | | Say something

  So we started at a grand, elevated and strategic level where we came up with design goals, conceptual areas and the purpose of the game. Then we moved onto sharing those ideas with another person (in my case Mike is that person) and seeing what concrete practical ideas start to formulate. Now it is […more]

Been a Long Time Since We Rock’n’Rolled!

Nov 19, 2016 | | Say something

So it is November 2016, in the year of the scavenger, the season of the bitch. It is almost a year since we published Honour and the game is doing well. Under the careful stewardship of Studio 2 it is in stores in the US and it is selling. So that’s nice.  To celebrate this […more]

Scanners, Skills and Scaffolds – the June Newsletter Expansion

Jun 19, 2016 | | Say something

Scanning Now The Scan Items skill has caused some controversy in the past! Several playtesters, at least two collaborators and one editor (of some esteem) have asked us why on Earth it exists! Especially as we state “It might not be immediately apparent exactly how the ability to efficiently scan items with barcodes can help […more]

Harder than a big rock wrapped up in Kevlar and surrounded by bouncers from some of London’s choicer nightclubs!

Getting people to notice what you are doing.  That’s quite difficult, isn’t it? It makes me wonder (to quote Led Zepp) about who’s doing what to who and who’s left to do the noticing of what it is that we are all actually doing, but that’s just the way my brain works. Nine Dragons is […more]

An update…

Nine Dragons RPG Ltd is now officially registered with the wonderful Hong Kong government!  Yep, it is official, we are an SME!  This is the craziest thing I’ve ever undertaken.  Writing is fun, writing is wonderful, writing is an addictive pass-time.  Running a small business is BONKERS!  Sometimes it feels like there is a big […more]

A Tale of Nine Dragons: A Continuation

Mar 25, 2015 | | Say something

Was I in for a surprise?  Well, yes, I was. Far from the sad, wilting hobby that I rather egotistically thought I’d find (I mean, surely roleplaying had gone inti decline without me…) I found a robust, resilient and massive indutry that was filled with strange and woderful things like storytelling RPGs and poker chips!  There were new […more]

A Tale of Nine Dragons: A beginning

Mar 24, 2015 | | Say something

How did it come to this?  Four weeks ago I was cruising along through life, taking things as they came at me, loving my wife and enjoying our kids.  Oh, and I was also reading a series of books by this guy called Shannon Appelcline.  Why was I reading his books?  Well a few months earlier […more]