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08.02.13
Storyboard: Prophetic
08.02.13

Storyboard: Prophetic

Not every game is well suited to prophecies. Star Trek Online doesn't lend itself to vague pronounc...

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07.26.13
Storyboard: Are we still having fun?
07.26.13

Storyboard: Are we still having fun?

Roleplaying events, like any other sort of roleplaying, require a bit of give and take. The person...

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07.19.13
Storyboard: Happening before it's even happened, part 2
07.19.13

Storyboard: Happening before it's even happened, part 2

Two weeks ago I wrote a column on the ups and downs of planning RP developments before they take pl...

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07.12.13
Storyboard: Grieving in character
07.12.13

Storyboard: Grieving in character

Grief is not the same as being sad. Being sad is something I've discussed before, and it's a tempor...

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07.05.13
Storyboard: Happening before it's even happened
07.05.13

Storyboard: Happening before it's even happened

I've been doing something I almost never do as I prepare for the relaunch of Final Fantasy XIV: I'v...

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06.28.13
Storyboard: Both sides of roleplaying
06.28.13

Storyboard: Both sides of roleplaying

I don't mind disagreeing with someone, but I really like to know why because the why usually leads...

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06.21.13
Storyboard: Operatic soap
06.21.13

Storyboard: Operatic soap

If you've never watched a soap opera before, you owe it to yourself to do so at some point. I don't...

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06.14.13
Storyboard: Roleplaying hasn't gone anywhere
06.14.13

Storyboard: Roleplaying hasn't gone anywhere

Certain phrases just tend to stick in my craw. For example, the idea that back in the day MMORPGs r...

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06.11.13
The Soapbox: The soft launch scam
06.11.13

The Soapbox: The soft launch scam

Back in the golden days of video games, there was no such thing as a soft launch. Nintendo didn't s...

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