Delta's D&D Hotspot
Math, history, and design of old-school D&D
Sunday, September 29, 2019
My game last Friday night was the occasion of one of the most bewildering nonstop series of weird effects and judgement calls that I'v...
Friday, September 27, 2019
Friday Figures: Holey Moley Caddysmack
ABC's summer fill-in show Holey Moley has a game called Caddysmack in which mini-golfers have a preliminary stage, and then winner choo...
Monday, September 23, 2019
When I first started running my annual Outdoor Spoliation games, the intent was to explore the Original D&D Wilderness adventuring rules...
Friday, September 20, 2019
Friday Figures: Exotic Attack Areas
Exotic attack areas survey on ODD75 Discussion forum. Consider the spells in OD&D that in some attack opponents, but don't do ...
Monday, September 16, 2019
Castle Construction Times
Chateau Gaillard Previously I looked at some real-world data for medieval castle construction costs and found, somewhat surprisingly, t...
Friday, September 13, 2019
Friday Figures: Outdoor Areas
Outdoor areas survey on ODD74 Discussion forum. Here's another somewhat surprisingly contentious survey result on Original D&D...
Monday, September 9, 2019
As time goes on, claims about how Dave Arneson ran his Blackmoor games seem to get more and more inexplicably confused. Last week, after the...
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