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by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sun Aug 15, 2010 6:45 am
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Power Gamers
Replies: 5
Views: 1615

Power Gamers

<t>I have tried to preview my problem, but when I Discovered an error, it sent me back to this screen where I have to start over, I appologize it you have to read it again . . .<br/> <br/> Some time ago I sent a forum to the `group`about a problem that I had, and I had a collage of responses about i...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Thu Jun 19, 2008 4:49 am
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Favorite non-D&Desque RPG?
Replies: 47
Views: 12581

<t>I played Space Opera for awhile before I discovered D&D. It is a pre-Star Wars space craft and planet conquest type of game.<br/> <br/> It deals with individual characters with a wide list of increasable skills, but a LOT of calculations to determine hit/miss probability during combat.<br/> <...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Tue Jun 10, 2008 2:30 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Dungeon Tiles?
Replies: 13
Views: 388

<t>The easiest thing that I have found to use, is a one inch checker-board tablecloth, using elements from several of those Dungeon Tile sets, and the use of the half million bottle caps I've saved to use for walls, trees, doors, or whatever else happens to come to mind at the time.<br/> ___________...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Tue Jun 10, 2008 2:21 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What Gaming Stuff Are You Creating?
Replies: 126
Views: 4173

I am still working on the finer details of the single adventure that I have been running now, every Saturday evening, (Save for a few missed due to unavoidavle circumstances) for a little over two years.
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed May 07, 2008 12:57 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Possible new gamer?
Replies: 21
Views: 500

Aladar wrote: What is ironic is that she used to play D&D, but as she says "I played when I was younger, but then I grew up!" My wife just doesn't see why I still play. I may grow old . . .but I refuse to grow up. Now married with three kids who all play. _________________ As far as YOU can tell . ...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed May 07, 2008 12:51 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: 4e and edition timeframes
Replies: 10
Views: 631

I found Vecna, but his apprentice killed him before I coud.

Orcus lives in my basement if you are REALLY looking for him . . .
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sat May 03, 2008 11:05 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Requium
Replies: 6
Views: 283

Typical response from surviving party members . . . so what's the issue?
"Can I have your armour when you're dead?"
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by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Apr 23, 2008 11:45 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Looking to buy a new PC any advice on good place to get
Replies: 27
Views: 732

<t>I've always built my own. Several stores in my area that sell parts and pieces, so it has never been a problem.<br/> <br/> Aside from that, I can always upgrade what ever hardware components that I need/want to, so long as there has not been a major change in the operating requirements.<br/> ____...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Thu Apr 17, 2008 11:32 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Share gaming with your children
Replies: 13
Views: 554

Treebore wrote: My daughter took to Roleplaying faster than my boys did, and does a better job all around. So I think females are naturally better role players then males. I have 3 daughters, aged 12, 9, 4, and the oldest one has trouble 'role' playing. She does the dice/math/move stuff alright, bu...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Thu Apr 17, 2008 11:24 pm
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Needing Some Input . . .
Replies: 10
Views: 4474

<t>Worked out alright, my PG has adjusted his game play, and we killed off his uber character. He's now running a follower type character that is much more receptive to the kids trying to do something that he knows is going to fail miserably, but following the personality of his new character, he is...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Apr 16, 2008 11:45 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: [Humor] A Letter of Protest
Replies: 21
Views: 734

<t>I made my own documentation for my d30's.<br/> <br/> And I had a VERY bored friend sit down one day and actually put numbers on ALL of the dimples on a golf ball. . . just so that he could boast that he had a D388. <br/> _________________<br/> As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped....
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Apr 16, 2008 11:25 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Awesome awful movies list
Replies: 75
Views: 2259

It appears to me that he just doesn't like any movies that may have a D&D era backdrop.
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by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Fri Apr 11, 2008 10:10 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: All Time Favorite RPG???
Replies: 72
Views: 3408

AD&D 1E

But I currently play 3.5 with minor modifications to fit my DM style.
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Tue Mar 25, 2008 4:17 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Open Discussion: General, The Rules, The Law & the Chaos
Topic: Mixing C&C and AD&D
Replies: 51
Views: 1395

<t>I have incorporated aspects from every D&D type RPG that I have (Anything that runs in the time frame of 'In Days of old, when knights were bold, and . . . . . . we won't go there.)<br/> <br/> So adding D&D parts to C&C shouldn't effect much, so long as you keep within the spirit of w...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Tue Mar 25, 2008 4:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: What's the deal with all the 1E fans...
Replies: 123
Views: 3037

BLOOD AXE wrote: Im a new fan of C&C, so maybe I can shed a bit of light on the subject. The absolute number one reason I didn't start C&C was this: I was not even aware it existed. Point blank. There isnt alot of advertising for C&C. I only found out about it by accident. I saw a review on RPG.net...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sat Mar 22, 2008 2:50 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Looking for a contact.
Replies: 5
Views: 677

Looking for a contact.

<t>The city I live in does not have a gaming store that has even heard of C & C, LA or GFW. . <br/> <br/> I have mentioned my discovery to a few of my players, and they suggest that I talk to the store owner of the place where they hold a 7+ table gathering event on Sundays. <br/> These people a...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sat Mar 22, 2008 2:29 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Any computer enthusiasts here?
Replies: 25
Views: 929

<t>According to a friend of mine, . . . . .<br/> <br/> If you don't own a MAC, you shouldn't be allowed to own a computer. <br/> Personally, I like being able to do my own upgrades. . . . <br/> As far as ram goes . . . Windows is a memory hog, so the more you have, the more IT uses.<br/> ___________...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 19, 2008 1:11 am
Forum: Castles & Crusades Online
Topic: Any games happining tonight? tues mar 18th
Replies: 3
Views: 2334

Sorry, my game runs saturday evenings. My kids play, and I won't let them stay up very late on school nights.
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 19, 2008 12:50 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: RPG Lame Names
Replies: 24
Views: 1558

I have an old grizzled, bald, male dwarf as an NPC owning a bar. He is the surliest dwarf you could ever meet, goes by the name - Harry 'Happy' Oaklegs.
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sun Mar 16, 2008 6:22 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: I won't be picking up 4E.
Replies: 23
Views: 929

I will most likely just borrow a book or two from the 'power gamers' that I know, who seem to have EVERY book that ever held a D&D logo on the cover.
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sun Mar 16, 2008 6:07 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Why I Cancelled My D&D 4e Books and Ordered C&C Inst
Replies: 140
Views: 4833

<t>I agree with Gideon, I have been DMing for decades. I started with OD&D, then added stuff from AD&D. When 2E came out, I looked at some of the books, and added parts of the 2E system to my game.<br/> <br/> I skipped over 3E altogether, (Mainly because I didn't know they had doen it) And t...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Thu Mar 13, 2008 12:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Why I Cancelled My D&D 4e Books and Ordered C&C Inst
Replies: 140
Views: 4833

Yamo wrote: You're far too kind. I'd let her spend a round standing there looking around (sans AC bonus) before telling her that her character can't tell. If you are involved in the combat, (Not checking over what obscure abilities may or may not be available to you) should you not be able to tell ...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 12, 2008 11:45 pm
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Best d20 Products
Replies: 54
Views: 16222

Thanks Tree, from what I've read about the ease of compatability for C & C, I should easily be able to adapt my world to the C&C rules.
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As far as YOU can tell . . . the door is not trapped.
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 12, 2008 4:47 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: GaryCon: The worldwide event. Pics for anyone who did one.
Replies: 5
Views: 439

GaryCon: The worldwide event. Pics for anyone who did one.

<r>We held our GaryCon Saturday evening (08 Mar 08 ) as many of you have done. I took a few pics of the game session that can be seen here . . .<br/> <URL url="http://www.freewebs.com/mordenkinan/apps/photos/">http://www.freewebs.com/mordenkinan/apps/photos/</URL><br/> <br/> Personally, I think its ...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 12, 2008 4:35 am
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Best d20 Products
Replies: 54
Views: 16222

Quote:
Of course, when my children tell me what their bad dream was about, I often find material for critters as well. Last night it was pigs with elephant snouts! Give them little tusks and watch out!

Have you ever done the same thing with movies that you've watched?
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 12, 2008 4:24 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Introduction Thread -- Say Hi!
Replies: 927
Views: 53530

<t>This is the first forum I have actually joined in my many years of having the internet, thanks to all who have already welcomed me, and I hope to be able to advance my gaming experience, and perhaps even see about getting some of the ideas I have used over the years into the heads of some of you....
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Wed Mar 12, 2008 2:12 am
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Best d20 Products
Replies: 54
Views: 16222

<t>Unfortunately I have not heard of many of the items that people have listed here, as my gaming experience began by accidentially walking into an 'in progress' D&D group in high school.<br/> <br/> After returning for a few sessions, I borrowed a couple of the books from the DM and created my f...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:16 pm
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Needing Some Input . . .
Replies: 10
Views: 4474

<t>Yes, M. I got the mail, thanks. My middle daughter took the copy of the key before it was even out of the printer, then snatched the six levels of dungeon map for part of the adventure they are doing out of my maps folder and ran off and locked herself in the bathroom for twenty min to study it. ...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Tue Mar 11, 2008 5:31 am
Forum: Other Games
Topic: Needing Some Input . . .
Replies: 10
Views: 4474

Needing Some Input . . .

<t>The Buildup:<br/> <br/> Over the years, my entire original group has departed my table, (Due to various reasons.) and the group I now master for includes my children, aged 12,9 and 4. (The 4yr old started her D&D career this past weekend with our version of GaryCon.)(I took a bunch of pics if...
by Lord Falcon MacGreggor
Sun Mar 09, 2008 7:56 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Clan VGA Tributes Gary Gygax
Replies: 1
Views: 118

The Natural 20

Alas . . . as he said to me when I met him so many years ago . . . . .

"Magic works. . . . Just not in this reality."

Rest in Peace, my master.

Lord Falcon MacGreggor

DM of the Niturean Gaming Group.