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  • The best gaming advice: Talk to each other like reasonable adults.
  • Dice fudging is bullshit.
  • Ignoring rules is a sign that you're playing the wrong game.
  • Rather than hack on the rules of a game, stop to consider that a different game might better do what you want.
  • Rule Zero is bullshit.
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Jan
25
revised How to ensure players spend XP on both short- and long-term benefits in Numenera?
Punctuation
Jan
17
revised Rules for magic item creation while adventuring
Typo
Jan
14
revised Does the subject of a memory change when flooding in Freemarket?
Disambiguation.
Jan
11
revised Is there a fantasy RPG system which does not try to be old-school?
Update to mention the now-present art.
Jan
7
revised Constitution bonus and health
More succinct links.
Jan
3
revised Rules on Treasure Carrying
Typo
Dec
16
revised How can I effectively advance Perception, Faith, or Resources?
Practice!
Dec
16
revised How can I effectively advance Perception, Faith, or Resources?
Helping!
Dec
14
revised When should I fudge dice rolls?
Grammar, expanded answer
Dec
10
revised Can you use spell-like abilities in a grapple?
Clearer answer to overall question
Dec
8
revised Will changing an artifact sword to another weapon type impact game balance much?
Cleanup
Nov
26
revised What skill would you use to determine a scent?
Remove superfluous text
Nov
21
revised 1st-level Pathfinder group without healer
Cleanup
Nov
10
revised Best way to get players to think about their backgrounds within the game?
Cleanup
Nov
2
revised Can Kobolds count as tiny for sharing a square with a teammate?
Fix typos
Oct
27
revised What books comprise “Core” D&D3.5e?
Links to covers.
Oct
16
revised Losing Resources due to tax: what happens to the tax dice afterward?
More details, answer edited question.
Sep
24
revised Does a defender get to respond to a marked target making an opportunity attack on another PC?
Wording
Aug
19
revised When using the bard's message spell, do characters have to whisper?
Apostrophe
Aug
10
revised Knocking out NPCs
Better wording