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by cczernia
Fri Nov 13, 2020 8:57 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con the 15th (2019) - General Announcements
Replies: 8
Views: 4461

Re: Hyphen-Con the 15th (2019) - General Announcements

For anyone who is interested we are organizing a Virtual Hyphencon on discord Dec 5-6. Pimping games is happening now.

https://discord.gg/FUSGsD5
by cczernia
Tue Oct 15, 2019 7:16 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 15 (2019) - Pimp Your Games Thread [VOTING!]
Replies: 23
Views: 10215

Re: Hyphen-Con 15 (2019) - Pimp Your Games Thread [VOTING!]

When we remove the games of GMs who did not want to run twice here is the list. We were planning on four games per session. We have 7 definite games and will have potential for 3 backup. One of the backup games will likely get ran. - Darkest Company (Band of Blades/Forged in the Dark) - cczernia* - ...
by cczernia
Sat Sep 07, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 15 (2019) - Pimp Your Games Thread [VOTING!]
Replies: 23
Views: 10215

Re: Hyphen-Con 15 (2019) - Pimp Your Games Thread

I'm only running a single game. Darkest Company (Band of Blades) You are one of the few surviving soldiers in the Legion — a famous band of sell-swords. You and your Chosen are all that stands between the Cinder King’s undead armies, and the destruction of the Kingdoms of the West. The war has laste...
by cczernia
Mon Oct 22, 2018 9:38 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]
Replies: 20
Views: 12932

Re: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]

Results from Facebook

3 Star Trek
2 Unknown Armies
2 Epyllion
1 Arabian World
1 Pugmire
1 Red Markets
1 Tales from the Loop
1 Blades in the Dark
1 Dungeon World
by cczernia
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:33 pm
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]
Replies: 20
Views: 12932

Re: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]

SpaceMonkey wrote:Ok, just about 12 hours left to vote!

Chris - add in those FB numbers in the morning and announce the games that are being run.
Will do.
by cczernia
Tue Oct 16, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]
Replies: 20
Views: 12932

Re: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]

devlin1 wrote:I think I may be able to attend for one slot, so... I probably shouldn't vote.
Voting is your right and you should practice it.
by cczernia
Tue Oct 16, 2018 6:40 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]
Replies: 20
Views: 12932

Re: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]

Voting has been added to Facebook. You get three votes here and one vote on Facebook. The votes will be tallied from both sites.
by cczernia
Fri Sep 28, 2018 11:56 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread [Voting!]
Replies: 20
Views: 12932

Re: Hyphen-Con 14 (2018) - Pimp Your Games Thread

Tribe 8: Children of Lilith A new Fatima has risen and she is called Lilith. Will she unite the 8th tribe or bring it down? Tribe 8 is set in a tribal future where Player Characters are blessed with mystical insight and marked by destiny. They must struggle to build a new society from the ashes of ...
by cczernia
Mon Oct 23, 2017 1:47 pm
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphencon 2017::13th Annual - Pimp Your Games Thread! VOTE
Replies: 19
Views: 13547

Re: Hyphencon 2017::13th Annual - Pimp Your Games Thread!

I only want to run one game. It will be Dresden
by cczernia
Sun Sep 10, 2017 10:48 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphencon 2017::13th Annual - Pimp Your Games Thread! VOTE
Replies: 19
Views: 13547

Re: Hyphencon 2017::13th Annual - Pimp Your Games Thread!

Tribe 8: Children of Fire Far in the future man kind was enslaved by gods and freed by goddesses. Everything has changed and the people have formed into tribes under the 7 fatimas. However, you belong to the eighth tribe; a tribe of outcasts that have been rejected by fatimas. Now, the child fatima...
by cczernia
Sat Oct 01, 2016 10:43 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Dodeca-HyphenCon! :: Pimp Your Games! [Now with Voting!!]
Replies: 12
Views: 13329

Re: Dodeca-HyphenCon! :: Pimp Your Games!

Trouble in Paradise (Bulldogs) - They've got the ship. You've got a pulse. Welcome do Bulldogs - scifi that kicks ass. Dizzy Wonder, the CEO of Wonder Planetary Estate as gone off to Appolonia, a pleasure satellite. Members of the board have also gone missing and Dizzy's father, Paulie, thinks Dizz...
by cczernia
Sat Oct 03, 2015 3:57 pm
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2015::Pimp Your Games! [NOW WITH VOTING!]
Replies: 30
Views: 34774

Re: Hyphen-Con 2015::Pimp Your Games!

World in Peril: Revenge of Dr Malicious Apocalypse driven Super Heroes. The heroes of The City took out their arch-nemesis, Dr Malicious. Now he is back and he wants one thing, revenge against those that put him away. Firefly RPG: Wedding Crashers You get a ship, then you get a crew. And then you t...
by cczernia
Sat Oct 25, 2014 9:36 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2014::Pimp Your Game! [Now With Voting!]
Replies: 51
Views: 368068

Re: Hyphen-Con 2014::Pimp Your Game! [Now With Voting!]

I only want to run one game. Mr Lost seems determined to run Dr Who so I'll vote for that.
by cczernia
Sun Oct 12, 2014 11:09 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2014::Pimp Your Game! [Now With Voting!]
Replies: 51
Views: 368068

Re: Hyphen-Con 2014::Pimp Your Game!

Defection General Dorosa has decided to defect from the Gorian Federation. Dorosa's only way to get out there is with the help of her brother, a scoundrel who is always looking for a fast dollar. Space opera action using Fate Core. Will include some world building. Starfall Corporate weapon smiths ...
by cczernia
Wed Oct 01, 2014 6:33 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2014::10 Year Anniversary Edition!
Replies: 20
Views: 36688

Re: Hyphen-Con 2014::10 Year Anniversary Edition!

To celebrate the 10th anniversary I think we should have beer this year.
by cczernia
Wed Apr 23, 2014 7:09 am
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Game Towne
Replies: 2
Views: 10795

Re: Game Towne

I just drove by there and they are going out of business....I feel a certain part of my youth fading away. I am sad It is sad as it was the first game store I went to having attended GameFest back in 2003 and than joining a Star Trek game that was held in their storage area (now part of Harney Sush...
by cczernia
Fri Sep 27, 2013 6:32 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2013:: Pimp Your Game! [Now With Voting!]
Replies: 31
Views: 87234

Re: Hyphen-Con 2013:: Pimp Your Game! [Extended Deadline!]

Tenra Bansho Zero - On a distant world in the far future, the Sengoku (Feudal/Warring States) period of Japan is happening all over again- But this time with high-tech weapons, magically powered mecha, taoist magic masters and super-powered samurai.
by cczernia
Tue Sep 03, 2013 6:39 am
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Howdy folks, I'm going to be in SD for the next 4-5 weeks.
Replies: 2
Views: 8538

Re: Howdy folks, I'm going to be in SD for the next 4-5 week

We are still gaming. Mondays 7-11ish. Current schedule:

Next Week: Last Deadlands Noir adventure.
2nd week: In-between game (maybe Durance if we convince Andy to play a GMless game)
3rd week: Make characters and start 6 week campaign of Apocalypse World.
by cczernia
Thu Apr 11, 2013 10:55 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2013: It's Comin' Right For Us [Now in November!]
Replies: 30
Views: 81080

Re: Hyphen-Con 2013: It's Comin' Right For Us [Like in Octo

Here is something I'll throw out there for everyone to consider. After Games Bowl in January I talked with Jeff (owner of 10th Ave Theater) who said he would like to make the theater/building and place for game. He offered to host rpg/gaming events. We could hold it there and do the Hyph twice a yea...
by cczernia
Wed Apr 03, 2013 8:04 am
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2013: It's Comin' Right For Us [Now in November!]
Replies: 30
Views: 81080

Re: Hyphen-Con 2013: It's Comin' Right For Us [May 11-12, 2

I vote yes on bringing in new blood, and no on mass-inviting a few hundred people. The great thing about Hyphen-Con has always been that it's invite only -- you know going in that everyone who's there is going to be cool. So yeah, everyone bring someone new. That'd be awesome. But I'm not into thro...
by cczernia
Mon Feb 25, 2013 5:38 pm
Forum: HyphenCon
Topic: Hyphen-Con 2013: It's Comin' Right For Us [Now in November!]
Replies: 30
Views: 81080

Re: Hyphen-Con 2013: It's Comin' Right For Us [May 11-12, 2

Sweet, the Hyph.

I was wondering if we want to put a meetup for this and possibly bring in some new blood? I can limit the number of RSVP and send a message out to a few hundred people. Let me know if this is something we want to do.
by cczernia
Sat Feb 02, 2013 7:56 am
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: the top 100 games
Replies: 2
Views: 11060

Re: the top 100 games

Yeah for Doctor Who Cyberman Mask.
by cczernia
Fri Nov 16, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Story Games event at Villainous Gaming Lair
Replies: 3
Views: 12319

Re: Story Games event at Villainous Gaming Lair

It is small but has a good variety of rpgs including small press games but also the major stuff like WH40k rpgs, Pathfinder, D&D and Savage World. They also have a bunch of old White Wolf stuff.
by cczernia
Sun Oct 21, 2012 11:25 pm
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Savage Rules
Replies: 2
Views: 11008

Re: Savage Rules

Note that my main concern is 3 and 4. Loosing you wild die is a big deal and I like the penalty. However, if just getting hit forces you to be shaken it won't be long before everyone is shaken and the wiff factor will then be attributes to everyone just missing. I haven't tried playtesting this but ...
by cczernia
Sun Oct 21, 2012 11:22 pm
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Savage Rules
Replies: 2
Views: 11008

Savage Rules

I kind of like Savage Worlds but there are a few things that bother me about the system including wiff factor (hitting but doing no damage), loss of action for being shaken, attributes limiting skills and awarding bennies for good roleplaying. Here is a few rules I came up with and they might be fai...
by cczernia
Wed Oct 03, 2012 7:27 am
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Iron Kingdoms
Replies: 7
Views: 10529

Re: Iron Kingdoms

A few thoughts, 1. If we do the military thing we can pick at least one role that is military. The other could be what we were before. Also, in this scenario the Lys could be the odd man out but need a reason to cooperate with the party. You could be an outcast with a quest to find one of the PCs fo...
by cczernia
Sat Sep 29, 2012 8:38 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Iron Kingdoms
Replies: 7
Views: 10529

Re: Iron Kingdoms

I picked up the book.
by cczernia
Fri Sep 28, 2012 1:59 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Iron Kingdoms
Replies: 7
Views: 10529

Re: Iron Kingdoms

Awesome, Before we jump into it I would like to brainstorm a concept that bonds the characters and bring them together. We can then build our characters around this concept. Two ideas I have: 1. We were all childhood friends and something from our past brings us back together. 2. Basic training in t...
by cczernia
Tue Sep 25, 2012 8:55 am
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Next Game
Replies: 8
Views: 9725

Re: Next Game

Just to note that Monsterhearts also has sex moves. Whether we play AW or MH we can remove them.
by cczernia
Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:59 am
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Next Game
Replies: 8
Views: 9725

Re: Next Game

Also, does Oct 13 work for first game of Fading Suns?
by cczernia
Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:46 am
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Next Game
Replies: 8
Views: 9725

Next Game

Since we are moving Fading Suns to a weekend game and Andy doesn't want to run 3 times in a row what should our next game be? I like the idea of doing Microscope were we create a world and a timeline and each take turns running short campaigns within that time line. I'm also down for running/playing...
by cczernia
Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:42 am
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Game Day - April 29th
Replies: 3
Views: 11580

Re: Game Day - April 29th

The 2 out of 3 game days were on Sundays. We did it on Saturday to see what that would be like.
by cczernia
Mon Sep 24, 2012 7:41 am
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Story Games event at Villainous Gaming Lair
Replies: 3
Views: 12319

Story Games event at Villainous Gaming Lair

I thought you all might be interested in this. Villainous Gaming Lair (the new game store up in Normal Heights accross the street from Lestats) is hosting 5 rpg games using some awesome new systems like Fiasco, Monsterhearts and Dread. You need to signup at the store (you can prereg at the store bef...
by cczernia
Fri Jul 06, 2012 11:50 am
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Anyone Play a Parody RPG Before?
Replies: 2
Views: 9125

Re: Anyone Play a Parody RPG Before?

Hi Amanda,

This sounds like fun and if you are interested you can run the game at Gam3rcon.

http://www.gam3rcon.com/tabletop-gaming-lounge.html

If you are interested reply here and I'll get you on the schedule.
by cczernia
Thu Jul 05, 2012 8:08 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Just wondering if we are playing on Monday 9th?
by cczernia
Mon Jun 25, 2012 8:36 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Just to let everyone know I'll be out of town on Thursday.
by cczernia
Fri Jun 08, 2012 9:37 am
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Marvel HR character gen
Replies: 4
Views: 6427

Re: Marvel HR character gen

Awesome, I'll have to try making a character.
by cczernia
Sun Jun 03, 2012 8:40 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Is are mission to stop the Chinease experiments. I just kind of got it in passing.
by cczernia
Sat Jun 02, 2012 9:15 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Got word from Mord that he'll have to be up in Irvine for a few more weeks so we'll be playing at the usual time, Thursday at 7:30.
by cczernia
Fri May 25, 2012 4:30 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Yes, I meant week.

Also, I was wondering if we could play on this Monday since everyone is likely to have it off?
by cczernia
Wed May 23, 2012 10:08 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

I believe Mord is out this weekend and next. I'll let him post his schedule and when gaming is back on.
by cczernia
Fri May 18, 2012 12:36 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Any word on if we can move the game to Mondays?
by cczernia
Sun May 06, 2012 8:49 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Stats and shit: Aptitude: Electrokenesis Nature: Thrillseeker Allegiance: Orgotek (note: character is built as allegiance to Orgotek but she is switching to Aeon at beginning of game) Str: 2 Per: 2 App: 2 Dex: 3 Int: 4 Man: 2 Sta: 3 Wit: 4 Cha: 2 Orgotek Abilites: Academics 1 Bureaucracy 1 Firearms ...
by cczernia
Sun May 06, 2012 6:55 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Would it be better to make a character that belongs to the same organization as one of the other PCs or make one from left field. My left field choice: I downloaded the Asia Ascendent unpublished supplement a couple weeks back and the cyber agents of the Nihonjin look pretty fun. Otherwise I was th...
by cczernia
Sun May 06, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Re: Trinity - Aeon

Name: Cassidy Valont
Born: Olympus
Age: 23
Order: Orgotek
Joined Order: 3/12/2106
Psi Specialty: Technokinesis

Image
by cczernia
Sun May 06, 2012 3:51 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Nobilis - A game of Powers
Replies: 10
Views: 10584

Re: Nobilis - A game of Powers

PK, were you planning on using 2nd or 3rd ed?
by cczernia
Sat May 05, 2012 7:33 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Trinity - Aeon
Replies: 21
Views: 16010

Trinity - Aeon

Since I can't play I want... no I demand details.

Also, if we are playing Aeon on Monday I was wondering what everyone else was playing so I can make a character before the game.
by cczernia
Sat May 05, 2012 7:30 pm
Forum: The Champions
Topic: Nobilis - A game of Powers
Replies: 10
Views: 10584

Re: Nobilis - A game of Powers

Awesome, you should run it as a oneshot first. Perhaps after Trinity and then we can decide if we want to keep going with it.
by cczernia
Mon Apr 09, 2012 9:14 pm
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Game Day - April 29th
Replies: 3
Views: 11580

Game Day - April 29th

Another Game Day is coming up! :machinegu Game Day is a single day of gaming. There will be card, board and roleplaying games. It is only $5 and made of awesome. If you are interested in running a game you'll get in free! Contact me (cczernia) What: A full day of gaming When: Sunday, April 29th from...
by cczernia
Mon Apr 09, 2012 9:09 pm
Forum: RPG Discussion
Topic: Villainous Lair Gaming
Replies: 2
Views: 8772

Re: Villainous Lair Gaming

Mordraine and I stopped by there last Saturday and it seemed like a nice gaming store. We'll have to set something up.