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  • Shot in the Dark Murder Mysteries
    Toronto Writer Crafts Unique Murder Mysteries for Entertaining Party Experiences
    Have you ever been to one of those parties where you try to figure out who committed a murder? You get cards and a story but then you start into it and it’s like you’ve just been para-dropped into a grade six choral reading exercise....
  • Shaun and Sofia using puppets during Marriage Boot Camp role playing
    Marriage Boot Camp tackles sex issues with puppets
    Fans of WEtv's Marriage Boot Camp may have been screaming TMI after the most recent episode "Sex is the Glue".Not familiar with the show yet? It's the post-"Bridezillas" reality TV show, that uses nationally known...
  • Role Playing Gamers
    Hideouts and Hoodlums: Role Playing In The World Of Golden Age Super Heroes
    There are a number of super hero role playing that have graced the market ever since “Dungeons and Dragons” first appeared in the 1970s. One is exclusively geared to what is known as The Golden Age. This age of comics runs from...
  • Odyssey cover
    Review - Odyssey The Complete Game Master's Guide to Campaign Management
    Martin Ralya was cool enough to provide me with a review copy of Engine Publishing's Odyssey The Complete Game Master's Guide to Campaign Management. I was excited for this opportunity as I really enjoyed their previous book Never...
  • Video Game Use and Problem Behavior in Boys with Autism
    Video Game Use and Problem Behavior in Autism
    Research indicates that children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) often have strong preferences for screen-based media, particularly video games. Althougha large body of research has demonstrated a clear effect of both video game content and...
  • Playing Darlene: The True Double Life of a Public School Teacher & Professional Dominatrix
    Public school teacher by day, sex industry dominatrix by night
    Whether she was helping a student learn to speak English, or playing a part in someone's sexual fantasy, she felt she was making it possible for a fellow human being to reach his or her goal. That’s the viewpoint of Darlene, a well...
  • Dress Up
    Children and gender role play
    Developmentally appropriate practices are stressed in preschool classes. Teachers are trained and evaluated based on their ability to create a classroom that is warm, welcoming and appropriate for their students.Activities are evaluated based on...
  • D&D
    Enhance your D&D experience with props and ambiance
    D&D can take you as far as your DM's imagination will go. Whether you're playing edition 3.5 or 4 you can find yourself in a campaign in traditional medieval England, the final frontier, the universe of a popular movie or video game or...
  • Level Up
    Character creation: Leveling up
    For a new gamer, leveling up a character can be one of the trickiest things to do. Where do I start? What class do I take? Do I take a feat this level or next level? What’s my current XP now? Did I do my skill points correctly? There are a...
  • Dice Bag
    Gaming: An introduction
    So you have started gaming. Congratulations! You are now an honorary geek. Don’t worry, the ‘honorary’ will eventually be replaced with ‘complete’. (This is a good thing.) However, before we can take that step, we...
  • SoCal Cosplay Ball
    Southern California Cosplay Ball next weekend
    For those who are not familiar with cosplay, it means costume play and in this instance, in relation to videogame, comic book or anime characters. Unlike LARP-ing (live action role playing,) there is no combat or scenarios involved but, it is a...
  • Dungeons and Dragons
    What kind of game is a RPG?
    It seems to be the hardest genre of games to define. Shooter, platform, puzzle, etc. are much easier to identify. Part of the problem is that role playing games are derivative of an originally varied type of game. The start of role playing games,...
  • Being Human (Syfy)
    Being Human (Syfy): Role playing and Twitter: Access to your favorite stars
    Being Human on Syfy has spawned a group of people role playing the characters on Twitter. I accidently came across these Twitter accounts, while researching and I have to admit, these are pretty good role players. The phrasing between the players...
  • Dragon Age II
    Dragon Age II by Bioware
    The first Dragon Age game, a work by Bioware, releasedin 2009 and was an eye opening addition to the console RPG. The features;customize your character, choose which story you wished to follow, choose the quests you want to take and leave the rest...
  • Ultramarines
    Review - ULTRAMARINES *A WARHAMMER 40,000 Movie*
    ULTRAMARINES *A WARHAMMER 40,000 Movie* Actors: Terence Stamp, John Hurt, Sean Pertwee, Steven Waddington, Donald Sumpter, Johnny Harris Director: Martyn Pick Rating: R (for strong bloody violence) Languages: English, Spanish (American), French...