19 juin 2015

A new article celebrating TSR's Marvel Super Heroes!

http://io9.com/the-80s-marvel-super-heroes-rpg-was--5000-awesome-1712085331?utm_campaign=socialflow_io9_facebook&utm_source=io9_facebook&utm_medium=socialflow Here is the link to an article celebrating TSR's Marvel Super Heroes released in the 80ies, and the homemade adventures that it inspired to the author of the piece! Personally, even if I tried a ton of other superhero roleplaying game systems, I always come back to this one. It's simple and very flexible. 4 colors are not enough for you in the resolution table? Add... [Lire la suite]
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29 octobre 2014

Last annoucements from Marvel: help, the market is saturated?

Sometimes, it's better to be blind than to read some comments... After Marvel's annoucement of its planning though 2019, many voices begin to make themselves heard online, claiming that the market as far as superhero movies go is already saturated! I mean, seriously? One, we're talking, as far as Marvel goes, about two or three movies a year, so, big deal. Two, yes, the competition will try to do the same, first of all Warner Bros/DC Comics. But DC Comics's problem is that this older company can mostly count on just to... [Lire la suite]
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24 juillet 2013

Discovery of Star Wars on paper!

For a while after discovering the action figures, I created my own game universe, completely off base! It was only when my parents bought me the comic adaptations of the first two movies that I realized what Star Wars really was. I devoured the double album until the pages detached themselves. I still have the scrap the album became over the years. I looked at all the movie stills I could find, read all news reports, trying to imagine what it would be to really see the movies. But it was a waste of time and effort, because my parents... [Lire la suite]
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21 juillet 2013

First Mastery of a Roleplaying Games... of Superheroes!

I discovered role-playing games at one of my friends’ house. One of his cousins was here and improvised a roleplaying game session with house rules. I played a warrior, and the feeling of total freedom was extraordinary! For the first time I experienced what it was really like to play with a character that you controlled from A to Z (finally, except for the random dice parts). My second experiment was with another friend, a solo session he mastered with the “Méga 2” system, a special issue of the “Jeux et Stratégies” magazine, which... [Lire la suite]
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