Robert E G Black

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Home decor Had to decorate my nee apartment. Figured I'd use lego. So, i made flowers for one of my side tables.






Minifigure scale Stormtrooper helmet by John Cooper

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Want to Get Into Tabletop RPGs? Here Are 6 Games to Get You Ready

Plenty of io9 readers are already obsessed with role-playing games; to you guys, we say take five. It’s the rest of you that we’re talking to, those …

Three Stunning Examples of Asymmetry in Game Design

In most board games, everyone starts off with the same stuff. You all get three wood or two knights. All players start at the edges of the map or …

Board Games


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D&D Rings In The New Year With A New (Experimental) Class: The Artificer

I like to think of myself as a pretty clever player who has had some pretty clever DMs, but nothing has felt so clunky as trying to create an …

Aluminum 7pc Dice Set in D20 Case

Born this way<p>Crafted from anodized 6061 aircraft grade aluminum by a CNC machine<br>• Choose black or red<br>• Makes an impressive gift for a long-time gamer<p>Some …

6 places to find awesome tabletop dice on the internet

Are you the type of tabletop gamer who just grabs any old dice out of the bag? Or do you carefully select the perfect dice for your game?<p>One look …

Board Games

Water Wheel Tutorial

SPZ01 Preview / Swamp Things

I am working on a print-only zine, as we speak. It is going to have some stuff in it that I will also be using<p>againstwith my next group. Not a lot of …


How to design a (fantasy) city

Today a quick mini-tutorial. This isn’t a photoshop tutorial, nor is it a tutorial for a polished finished map. This is a step by step in my own town …

More City Design Tips

I was asked the following question over on the Paizo boards:<p>Can I ask a question about city design?<p>I see advice I’ve seen elsewhere — start with the …

Artist Releases 300 Printable D&D Miniature Patterns. For Free.

Hardcore <i>Dungeon & Dragons</i> enthusiast Miguel Zavala has taken it upon himself to use his hobby of 3D design and printing to make the world a better …

sucking every bit of life

<i>Her</i>.<p>Damn, no Rom-Com opening. Just, straight to the bridge. This film is going to just go all dark (while, oddly being entirely lighter and more …

a couple of words for closure's sake

Ralph has no story arc in the <i>Them</i> version of <i>The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby</i>. We only see him once, when Conor brings him to Spencer's house and …

i only read about it in books

(I'm writing a thesis because my memory is not always what it used to be. Throw some movies in there and they'll stick. But, throw a communication …

My Old Arcade: Power-Up Edition