ATOW First Session

We finally started our ATOW campaingn tonight! In typical beer & pretzels fashion, we began in media res with the tabletop Battletech skirmish representing the PC’s portion of the Trial of Possession of industrial city Kerrigan on the Smoke Jaguar-held world of Schuyler. The PC, Davrik, was assigned as a crewmember of an Ares medium…

One year old!

Yesterday was the one-year anniversary of Tabletop and Stitches. I managed to make my goal of 52 posts in the first year. I kinda forgot about that goal and the anniversary after the last time I made mention of it here, whenever that was, so I didn’t specifically try to make exactly 52 posts or…

Tabletop: ATOW campaign preparations

I think that we’ve retooled Battletech’s setting enough that I can spend time on the actual campaign now. 🙂 Since my spouse elected to be a Clan Nova Cat warrior (specifically, a tanker), I picked Schuyler as the initial setting. It’s a Draconis Combine world in the Pesht district, later the Smoke Jaguar invasion corridor.…

Stitches: Luna & Artemis coming along

I’ve gotten a little more done on Luna & Artemis. I’m working my way down Luna’s head. I’m still debating whether to fill in all the white on Artemis after I’m done with Luna and the circle – on the one hand, I’m a completionist; on the other hand, it gives it even more of…

d12 Unusual Cold Weather Events & Items

1. Transparent snow – the ice and snow of a hidden region, or which falls in response to some magical event, is unusually translucent, so much so that one can see completely through it. In fact, it has a lower reflection coefficient than glass, meaning it does not even glare in the sun. Local snow…