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re-do for pinning purposes. I'm Brad Murray, of VSCA Publishing and I make and am a . Currently working on Elysium Flare. I wear all the hats.

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: Brad Murray, Game designer, part-time amateur artist, and pro grade procrastinator. diaspora, Hollowpoint, Callisto, Deluge.

@Halfjack writing about about transliteration in fantasy alphabets, using Tengwar as an example: if you write "l a u g h" using Tengwar, I'm going to cry because I learned English the hard way and the English spelling will surely make all elves cry. And if Fëanor can cry then so can I. And you.

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Weighing in on Game Complexity - Ask the Bellhop

I answer a question from Sean Michael David Hamilton about game weight.

What do we mean by a light or heavy game and what can we do with that information?

Talking about transliteration, constructed alphabets, and how ugly it is to pretend they work like a substitution cipher.

I'm done with Star Wars "discourse" - from now on we appreciate star wars like kids; the spaceships are cool and we're pretending to be Jedi with a robot friend.

You should strive to be a better person every day. Unless you're an asshole; don't become a better asshole.

Patrons can see the pre-alpha of Committee now.

When it's ready for beta I'll start public releases with a week lead for patrons.

So, with the shuttering of Google+ we're all back to olden style project awareness.…

In which I misunderstand someone entirely, explain why I got excited at someone else, and in the process break down something potentially useful

Today I deconstruct the days playtest and see that our system doesn't have the same function many systems do. It does not progress or define the narrative. It always pivots it.

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