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The Darkest of Winters: Session #11 By: Silveressa

'Hey uncle you know why the zombies were all over the airport? Because they wanted plaaaanes!' –Tommy Booths, making yet another zombie joke.

'I have enough trouble with airsickness kid without you giving me pundigestion.' -Riley, unamused at the endless string of lame zombie Jokes Tommy thought up.

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The Darkest of Winters: Session #7 By: Silveressa

“What the hell’s wrong with that girl? She got some kinda death wish or somethin?”–Jessy Hannaford, commenting on Heather’s daring acrobatics.

“I think she’s trying to avoid the stench of your cigars uncle.” –Tommy Booths, repulsed by the smell of his uncles’ sewage dipped tobacco products.

In case you missed it, Session #6 may be found Here.

by Silveressa
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The Darkest of Winters: Intro and Prologue By: Silveressa

“A road trip? In this mess that used to be America? Yer outta your minds, I’d rather sleep with a rabid porcupine!” -Phil McGuire Ranch Hand on the Happy Trails Horse Ranch when asked about coming with the group to find a safer haven up north.

A Dead Reign zombie apocalypse campaign synopsis, Session #1 of 32.

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The Darkest of Winters: Session #21 By: Silveressa

“In light of this whole zombie plague I’m thinking they’re going to have to redefine R.I.P to Rise in Putrescence.” –Riley, recalling the usual gravestone markings.

“How about Rot In Pieces?” –Jessy, proving acronyms can mean whatever the reader intends.

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The Darkest of Winters: Session #22 By: Silveressa

“There’s another reason they call it the chain of command you know.” –Riley, recalling his military training.

“Because they tie you in chains if you don’t obey it?” –Renee, taking a wild guess.

“Because the lives of everyone under your command weighs like a ball and chain around your neck.” –Riley, remembering the troops who looked to him for leadership in the Gulf war.

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The Darkest of Winters: Session #4 By: Silveressa

"Don’t think for a minute just because you’re “go’in commando” it’s going to improve your gun skills or our chances of gettin out of this alive.” -Jessy Hannaford, commenting on Heather’s lack of undergarments.

“Cheap talk from the guy wearing *my* panties on his leg.” -Heather Wilks, pointing to her makeshift bandage adorning Jessy’s leg wound.

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The Darkest of Winters: Session #8 By: Silveressa

'I can't imagine anything more disgusting then throwing up in a gas mask.' –Riley Setson, commenting on the fate of an unlucky pilot.

'Really? How about crapping yer drawers in a hazmat suit?' –Jessy Hannaford, proving yet again things can always be worse.

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Things Are Not Always As They Seem By: Silveressa

This humorous short fiction piece was inspired by a late night chat with a couple gamer friends about how alien cultures would possibly interpret some of the more "colorful" aspects of our society.

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Infestation By: Silveressa

There are places, you have to understand, where the dimensions-I'm not talking about that parallel dimension metaphysical stuff, I mean dimensions like length and breadth and time-where they curl into themselves, and begin to fester. Where foul things evolve and spread...

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Descriptive combat By: Silveressa

How to make combat interesting and more than: "Well, I’m going to hit him with my sword."

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Tiers of Evil By: Scrasamax

Inspired by The Wheel of Time

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30 Events within a Graveyard By: Cheka Man

30 things taking place within a large graveyard.

by Cheka Man
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Progression Wheel By: Scrasamax

A game mechanic borrowed from Blades in the Dark, a weird dark fantasy game about building gangs in a weird let's go whaling for demons in a sea made of lightning setting. The mechanic is solid though.

by Scrasamax
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7 Things about James Gunn's Suicide Squad By: Scrasamax

A tedious and violent movie that I had the misfortune of watching

by Scrasamax
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7 Things about the Plot-Jet By: Scrasamax

Best epitomized by the Avengers/MCU Quinjet

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NP-Completeness of Carry-Weight/Encumberence Mechanics By: WAR10CK

The gameplay mechanic of encumberence or carry-wight is technically an NP-Complete Problem. Meaning it is computationally infeasable to determine the best solution for a sufficently complex scenario. This article contains text from Wikipedia.

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Scrasamax
7 Things About Hobbs & Shaw By: Scrasamax

I would say spoilers, but there really isn't anything to spoil, this is a terrible movie and I do not recommend it. 

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7 Good Things About The Phantom Menace By: Scrasamax

Sometimes a fresh perspective can be refreshing

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28/30 Unpleasant Entities to Find in an Oil Lamp By: Scrasamax

I'm sure this is a genie's lamp, give it a rub and let's get out wishes!!!

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7 Things about Babylon 5 By: Scrasamax

A groundbreaking sci-fi series from the mid 90s, Babylon 5 is now streaming on Amazon Prime, where I have revisited this childhood favorite show, the results... are mixed.

by Scrasamax
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