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Had a great time with Forbidden Lands, some of it down to the players and our fantastic GM, @edige23. We snuck around in a tower, evading these Skelton creatures and finding some loot, as one does in #osr type games. We also found an alchemist lab, which was very cool because...
I found this golden fluid in a beaker and immediately drank it, of course! It slapped some of my strength at first... but then gave me an epic die to use! We also disturbed this area and a strange glob thing eating up chemicals formed so I decided to throw a lantern oil refill...
on fire at it. Turns out that was bad, actually. Who knew! We escaped the room and took on these Skelton creatures which I absolutely desalinated, in part due to my epic die. At one point I got 7 successes y’all. Cause I did a sneak attack first. Boom! Rocked it. Then we...
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This has been a heavy week for the ttrpg community. Abuses and abusers have been exposed and that's good. There's been a lot of understandable and justified anger. For my part I'd like to use my energy to help the victims.
#AbuseIsNotAGame #OSR
Both for those who bravely came forward this week and those who have been abused and harassed for years. I see you and I believe you. Not just for this instance but for all and any others who feel they have been harassed or pushed out of the industry and community at large.
I'm small fry in the community really but I've got a lot of time. And I'm close to the larger game community in my area (Toronto). I've helped out with some of the biggest game conventions. I know many organizers. I'm willing to directly help victims of abusers in this community.
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TBH, I don't think that people in the #pulprev should concern themselves with whether or not #pulprev is a brand or what brand-value "being involved in the pulprev" brings. Nor do I think that at this point it needs defining.
Despite being a relatively small group, those involved in the pulprev community all have fairly different views on what it means, to the point where I'd say it doesn't, on its own, mean anything.
The #PulpRevolution that the community of writers referring to themselves as #pulprev is derived from is a little easier to define
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